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Marcus
Murphy
#20 Running Back
Marcus
Murphy
#20 Running Back
Height 5'8
Weight 195 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1991-03-10 (30)
Born DeSoto, SK
School Missouri
Status AMER
Rushes 1
Yards 6
Touchdowns 0
Average 6.00

ACQUIRED: Signed with the Riders in 2021.

YEARS IN CFL: 1

YEARS WITH ROUGHRIDERS: 1

 

PRO: Selected in the seventh round, 230th overall, of the 2015 NFL Draft. Played in 28 regular season NFL games with the Saints and the Buffalo Bills earning 291 yards on 60 rushing attempts (4.9-yard average) and added 36 yards receiving. Was a key contributor on special teams, making 33 kick returns for a total 747 yards (22.6-yard average) and 36 punt returns for 333 yards (9.3-yard average) and one touchdown. Spent a portion of 2019 and 2020 with the Carolina Panthers.

 

 

COLLEGE: Played four collegiate seasons at the University of Missouri. Named the 2014 SEC Special Teams Player of the Year, to the All-SEC First Team (all-purpose and kick returner) and was a finalist for the Paul Hornung Award which honours the nation’s most versatile player. Led the SEC with 1,714 all-purpose yards and was the only player in the FBS that season to score via kick return, punt return, rushing and receiving. Finished his senior year with 767 rushing yards, 196 receiving yards, 273 punt return yards, 478 kick return yards and eight total touchdowns. Played 52 total career games as a Tiger earning 1,957 yards rushing (5.8-yard average), 318 yards receiving, 2,036 kick return yards (23.4-yard average), 801 punt return yards (10.4-yard average) and 25 total touchdowns.

Seasons

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2021
SSK 3 1 6 0 6.0 6
Total
3 1 6 0 6.0 6

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC ATT YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2021
SSK 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0

Punt Returns

YEAR TEAM GP PR YDS AVG LG TD
2021
SSK 3 9 77 8.60 14 0
Total
3 9 77 8.6 14 0

Kickoff Returns

YEAR TEAM GP KOR YDS AVG LG TD
2021
SSK 3 3 79 26.30 28 0
Total
3 3 79 26.3 28 0

Missed FG Returns

YEAR TEAM GP NO YDS AVG LG TD
2021
SSK 3 2 39 19.50 23 0
Total
3 2 39 19.5 23 0

Game Log

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
08-06
1 BC 1 6 0 6.0 6
08-14
2 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-21
3 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
1 6 0 6.0 6

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC ATT YDS TD AVG LG
08-06
1 BC 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-14
2 HAM 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-21
3 OTT 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
0 0 0 0 0.0 0

Punt Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
08-06
1 BC 4 34 8.50 14 0
08-14
2 HAM 3 16 5.30 7 0
08-21
3 OTT 2 27 13.50 14 0
Total
9 77 0.0 14 27.3

Kickoff Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
08-06
1 BC 2 56 28.00 28 0
08-14
2 HAM 1 23 23.00 23 0
08-21
3 OTT 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
3 79 0.0 28 51

Missed FG Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
08-06
1 BC 0 0 0.00 0 0
08-14
2 HAM 2 39 19.50 23 0
08-21
3 OTT 0 0 0.00 0 0
Total
2 39 0.0 23 19.5