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C.J. Spiller
C.J. Spiller
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C.J. Spiller

RB

Date of birth
Aug 05, 1987
College
Clemson
Height
5-11
Weight
200 Lbs

Bio

C.J. Spiller is entering his fifth season with the Buffalo Bills, bursting onto the scene after a breakout 2012 campaign that saw him gain 1,703 all-purpose yards (1,244 rushing, 459 receiving). Spiller, who splits carries with veteran running back Fred Jackson, is one of the most dynamic players in the NFL. On Aug. 6, 2010, Spiller inked a five-year, $25 million deal with the Bills.

Early Years & College

Spiller was born in Lake Butler, Fla., on Aug. 5, 1987. Spiller, a two-sport athlete, attended Union County High where he rushed for 5,511 yards and won state titles in track. Spiller, the No. 1 player in Florida in 2006, went on to Clemson University and rushed for 938 yards in his freshman year. He completed his collegiate career with 4,480 rushing yards and 1,362 receiving yards, while earning MVP honors in the 2009 ACC Championship Game. Many expected Spiller to enter the NFL draft following the following year, but he returned for his senior season. His 7,588 career all-purpose yards are tops in school history.

Buffalo Bills

The Bills selected Spiller in the first round of the 2010 NFL draft (ninth overall). Spiller, who ran a 4.37 in the 40-yard dash, fought for playing time behind Marshawn Lynch as a rookie, but still managed to make an impact. Spiller was named Special Teams Player of the Week for September 2010 after returning a 95-yard touchdown. In 2012, with Jackson nursing injury, Spiller broke out for 1,244 rushing yards and was selected to the Pro Bowl as an alternate. Spiller has amassed 3,015 rushing yards and 1,070 receiving yards, with 17 total touchdowns, in four seasons in Buffalo.

Statistics

Stats ATT YDS Y/A TD LONG 20+ 40+ FUM RZ ATT 1DN YDS/G
2013 Regular Season 202 933 4.6 2 77 4 1 4 17 26 62.20

Game Log

Date Opponent Result ATT YDS Y/A LONG RZ ATT TD REC TAR YDS Y/R RZ TAR TD
12-28-2014 @ New England Patriots New England Patriots 9-17 5 17 3.4 7 0 0 1 2 2 2.0 0 0
12-21-2014 @ Oakland Raiders Oakland Raiders 26-24 4 -4 -1.0 4 0 0 4 4 14 3.5 0 0
12-14-2014 @ Green Bay Packers Green Bay Packers 21-13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12-7-2014 @ Denver Broncos Denver Broncos 24-17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-30-2014 @ Cleveland Browns Cleveland Browns 26-10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

News

C.J. Spiller: (Collarbone) Hits IR/Designated to Return

by Football News

The Buffalo Bills placed running back C.J. Spiller on the injured reserve/designated to return list Tuesday after he broke his collarbone Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings, according to the team's official web site... Read more

Week 4 Injury Report

Week 4 Injury Report

by Anthony Olivetti

We get the first case of the “bye week blues” for fantasy owners here in Week 4. Given that they’re not playing I’ve excluded them from this week’s injury report... Read more

Patriots Lead The Way In The AFC East Predictions

Patriots Lead The Way In The AFC East Predictions

by Weston Blasi

Picking division winners in the NFL is really easy; find the team with best top quarterback. For the upcoming 2014 NFL Season, take a look at each division and each team’s QB. Based upon QB play last season, five division races are already over... Read more