Rex Burkhead

  • Height
    5' 10"
  • Weight
    214 lbs
  • BMI
    30.7 (64th)
Rex Burkhead headshot
  • Draft Pick
    6.22 2013
  • College
    Nebraska
  • Age
    31.3
Overall rank
RB87
2021
ADP
Underdog
216.0
Season Stats
Year Games Atts Rush Yds YPC Rec Rec Yds TD FPts/G
2021 4 1 -1 -1.0 2 11 0 0.8 (#86)
2020 10 67 274 4.1 25 192 6 10.8 (#31)
2019 13 65 302 4.6 27 279 3 7.8 (#51)
2018 8 57 186 3.3 14 131 1 6.2 (#61)
2017 10 64 264 4.1 30 254 8 13.0 (#15)
2016 11 74 344 4.6 17 145 2 6.9 (#52)
2015 12 4 4 1.0 10 94 1 2.0 (#88)
2014 4 9 27 3.0 7 49 1 5.2 (-)
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  • College Dominator
    28.0% (61st)
  • College YPC
    5.8 (67th)
  • College Target Share
    7.4% (56th)
  • SPARQ-x
    120.5 (77th)

Advanced Metrics

2021

Total Touches

2021

Opportunity Share

2021

Fantasy Points

Value Over Stream

-4.6
(#324)

Value Over Stream: Valuation scheme calculates a player’s fantasy pts/game over the average waiver wire replacement in standard fantasy league formats during either the current season (or previous year during the offseason) and adjusts for positional bust rates. VOS rank in parenthesis spans all positions, enabling player comparisons across QB's, RB's, WR's, and TE's.

News & Analysis

Recent News

Texans Sign Rex Burkhead

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The Houston Texans signed former New England Patriots running back Rex Burkhead to an undisclosed deal on Tuesday. Burkhead has been more of a committee back in his career with the Patriots and Cincinnati Bengals, and he's likely to compete for the third-down role in Houston while also contributing ...

Rex Burkhead Confirms Season-Ending Knee Injury

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New England Patriots running back Rex Burkhead (knee) confirmed in a tweet on Tuesday that he'll miss the rest of the season after suffering a knee injury in the Week 11 loss to the Texans. Burkhead was injured early in the third quarter and was carted off the field and ruled out almost immediately....

Rex Burkhead Expected To Miss Time

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New England Patriots running back Rex Burkhead (knee) was forced to exit early during the Week 11 loss to the Houston Texans. Burkhead suffered a nasty knee injury that looked serious as they refused to show the replay on television. He finished with four rushing attempts for seven yards and caught...

Injury Tracker

Low
Medium
High
Games Missed
Injury Reports
Hip strain
Week 4 (2021)
1
1
ACL tear
Week 11 (2020)
Surgery: Knee Reconstruction Surgery (6-9 months)
6
6
Foot sprain
Week 3 (2019)
3
6
Neck sprain
Week 3 (2018)
8
8
Knee sprain
Preseason (2018)
0
0
Knee strain
Week 15 (2017)
4
5
Rib contusion
Week 2 (2017)
4
4
Hamstring strain
Week 4 (2016)
0
1
MCL sprain
Preseason (2014)
4
4
Hamstring strain
Week 8 (2013)
0
1
Calf strain
Week 7 (2013)
0
1

ADP

216.00
Average Draft Position
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18.12 Pick
RB116 Rank

College Performance

School Age Games Rush A Rush Y TDs Rec Rec Y Tgt Share
Nebraska (2009) 19 9 (RB) 81 346 4 13 90 4.4%
Nebraska (2010) 20★ 14 (RB) 172 951 7 15 148 6.4%
Nebraska (2011) 21 13 (RB) 284 1357 17 21 177 8.9%
Nebraska (2012) 22 8 (RB) 98 675 7 11 92 3.40%