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Jerome Felton
FB #45
Height:
6-0
Weight:
246
College:
Furman
Hometown:
Madisonville, Tenn.
Experience:
4
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 87 42 0.5 136 3.2 1.6 0 10 13 31 0 0 1
2014 MIN 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 MIN 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 MIN 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 IND 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 CAR 9 3 0.3 10 3.3 1.1 0 4 3 100 0 0 0
2010 DET 16 22 1.4 76 3.5 4.8 0 9 3 13.6 0 0 1
2009 DET 13 15 1.2 46 3.1 3.5 0 10 7 46.7 0 0 0
2008 DET 13 2 0.2 4 2 0.3 0 4 0 -- 0 0 0
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 87 43 352 8.2 4 27 0 3 0 18 0
2014 MIN 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 MIN 13 6 37 6.2 2.8 11 0 0 0 3 0
2012 MIN 16 3 35 11.7 2.2 17 0 0 0 2 0
2011 IND 5 2 16 8 3.2 9 0 0 0 0 0
2011 CAR 9 2 24 12 2.7 17 0 0 0 1 0
2010 DET 16 8 54 6.8 3.4 19 0 0 0 3 0
2009 DET 13 13 133 10.2 10.2 27 0 3 0 5 0
2008 DET 13 9 53 5.9 4.1 12 0 0 0 4 0
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 87 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2014 MIN 2 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 MIN 13 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 MIN 16 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 IND 5 -- 0 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 CAR 9 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 DET 16 7 7 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2009 DET 13 2 2 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2008 DET 13 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 87 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 MIN 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 MIN 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 MIN 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 IND 5 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 CAR 9 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 DET 16 1 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 0 0
2009 DET 13 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 DET 13 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 87 6 97 16.2 37 0 2 0 0 0
2014 MIN 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 MIN 13 2 22 11 13 0 0 0 0 0
2012 MIN 16 1 16 16 16 0 0 0 0 0
2011 IND 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 CAR 9 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 DET 16 2 59 29.5 37 0 2 0 0 0
2009 DET 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008 DET 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Bio

TRANSACTIONS
Waived by Carolina (11/25/11)...Claimed off waivers by Carolina (8/31/11)...Waived by Detroit (8/30/11)...Selected in the fifth round (146th overall) of the NFL Draft by Detroit (4/27/08).

GP/GS
Career (42/16); 2010 (16/2); 2009 (13/8); 2008 (13/6).

2010
Played in 16 games with two starts for Detroit...Gained 76 yards on 22 attempts...Posted eight catches for 54 yards...Returned two kickoffs for 59 yards...Gathered seven special teams tackles...Started at Dallas (11/21) and versus Chicago (12/5) when the Lions did not open with three wide receivers or two tight ends.

2009
Played in 13 games with eight starts for Detroit...Registered 15 carries 46 yards and 13 receptions for 133 yards...Served as primary blocking back for Lions rushing attack...Contributed one kickoff return for no yards and two tackles on special teams...Inactive versus St. Louis (11/1) and at Seattle (11/8) with an ankle injury and at Baltimore (12/13).

2008
Drafted in the fifth round (146th overall) by Detroit...Played in 13 games with six starts...Rushed two times for four yards...Caught nine passes for 53 yards...Helped open running lanes for Kevin Smith to rank fourth among NFL rookie running backs with 976 yards...Added two special teams tackles...Inactive at Chicago (11/2), versus Jacksonville (11/9) and at Carolina (11/16) with an ankle injury...At Atlanta (9/7): Made first NFL start in season opener.

COLLEGE
Played in 49 games with 43 starts at Furman...Totaled 575 rushes for 2,652 yards with 63 touchdowns and 47 receptions for 339 yards with four touchdowns...Finished career as the school's all-time leader with 67 touchdowns and 414 points...2007 (Sr.): Started 11 games...Led the Paladins with 705 yards and 12 touchdowns on 165 carries...Recorded 11 catches for 59 yards and one touchdown...2006 (Jr.): First-team All-Southern Conference choice...Started 11 games...Set school records with 23 rushing touchdowns and 140 points...Ranked second on the team with 707 yards on 162 attempts...Posted 13 receptions for 85 yards...2005 (So.): Started 14 games...Paced the Paladins with 940 yards and 18 touchdowns on 182 carries...Notched 18 catches for 144 yards and two touchdowns...2004 (Fr.): Played in 13 games with seven starts...Compiled 300 yards on 66 attempts with a team-leading 10 touchdowns...Caught five passes for 51 yards and one touchdown.

PERSONAL
Attended Sequoyah HS in Madisonville, Tenn....Majored in political science at Furman.

TRANSACTIONS
Waived by Carolina (11/25/11)...Claimed off waivers by Carolina (8/31/11)...Waived by Detroit (8/30/11)...Selected in the fifth round (146th overall) of the NFL Draft by Detroit (4/27/08).

GP/GS
Career (42/16); 2010 (16/2); 2009 (13/8); 2008 (13/6).

2010
Played in 16 games with two starts for Detroit...Gained 76 yards on 22 attempts...Posted eight catches for 54 yards...Returned two kickoffs for 59 yards...Gathered seven special teams tackles...Started at Dallas (11/21) and versus Chicago (12/5) when the Lions did not open with three wide receivers or two tight ends.

2009
Played in 13 games with eight starts for Detroit...Registered 15 carries 46 yards and 13 receptions for 133 yards...Served as primary blocking back for Lions rushing attack...Contributed one kickoff return for no yards and two tackles on special teams...Inactive versus St. Louis (11/1) and at Seattle (11/8) with an ankle injury and at Baltimore (12/13).

2008
Drafted in the fifth round (146th overall) by Detroit...Played in 13 games with six starts...Rushed two times for four yards...Caught nine passes for 53 yards...Helped open running lanes for Kevin Smith to rank fourth among NFL rookie running backs with 976 yards...Added two special teams tackles...Inactive at Chicago (11/2), versus Jacksonville (11/9) and at Carolina (11/16) with an ankle injury...At Atlanta (9/7): Made first NFL start in season opener.

COLLEGE
Played in 49 games with 43 starts at Furman...Totaled 575 rushes for 2,652 yards with 63 touchdowns and 47 receptions for 339 yards with four touchdowns...Finished career as the school's all-time leader with 67 touchdowns and 414 points...2007 (Sr.): Started 11 games...Led the Paladins with 705 yards and 12 touchdowns on 165 carries...Recorded 11 catches for 59 yards and one touchdown...2006 (Jr.): First-team All-Southern Conference choice...Started 11 games...Set school records with 23 rushing touchdowns and 140 points...Ranked second on the team with 707 yards on 162 attempts...Posted 13 receptions for 85 yards...2005 (So.): Started 14 games...Paced the Paladins with 940 yards and 18 touchdowns on 182 carries...Notched 18 catches for 144 yards and two touchdowns...2004 (Fr.): Played in 13 games with seven starts...Compiled 300 yards on 66 attempts with a team-leading 10 touchdowns...Caught five passes for 51 yards and one touchdown.

PERSONAL
Attended Sequoyah HS in Madisonville, Tenn....Majored in political science at Furman.

 

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