[147][148] The 49ers went away from the running game until Week 4, when Gore rushed for 119 yards on 24 carries, and also had a career long 55-yard receiving touchdown against the Philadelphia Eagles. After a frenzied first wave of free agency, NFL rosters look stunningly different than they did just one year ago. In Week 8, Gore tied Terrell Owens, Marvin Harrison, Tim Brown, Cris Carter, Jerry Rice, and Don Hutson for the most consecutive seasons (11) with at least five touchdowns. He is currently the oldest active running back in the league. Despite his impressive performance, which also included a 41-yard touchdown run, the 49ers lost, 23–13. What are the most important qualities for an NFL head coach to possess? [160] However, the following day several sources claimed that Gore had second thoughts about his agreement, and instead signed with Indianapolis.[161]. Dan Hanzus unveils the 2020 Graybeards -- and this year's roster of remaining free agents contains some tantalizing talents, including Cam Newton and Jadeveon Clowney. Is Le'Veon Bell staying with the Jets? [34] When his college career was finished, Gore's 1,975 yards ranked seventh on the school's career-record list and his seventeen touchdowns were tied for tenth. Buffalo Bills running back Frank Gore puts his team ahead 21-17 with a 1-yard touchdown against the Cincinnati Bengals. [13], As a true freshman for the Miami Hurricanes football in 2001, Gore totaled 562 yards with five touchdowns on 62 carries, for a 9.1-yard avg, as a backup to Clinton Portis on Miami's 2001 National championship winning team. While Perine at least has some long-term appeal, Gore's lack of involvement as a pass-catcher out of the backfield, zero touchdowns and subpar average of 3.5 yards per carry make him a non-factor outside of much deeper fantasy formats. [62] He finished the season with a team-leading 61 receptions. He had six carries for 15 yards in the 33–7 victory over the Nittany Lions. He led the team in rushing for the third straight week with 55 yards on 14 carries (3.9-yard avg.) [190] With his five-yard rush in the third quarter of the Miami Dolphins' 20–12 victory over the New York Jets, in Week 2 of the 2018 season, Gore passed Curtis Martin for fourth-most rushing yards all time with 14,103. This was Gore's 15th season with at least 500 rushing yards, an NFL record. [78], In Week 3, he dominated the Detroit Lions, rushing for over 120 yards and a touchdown in a 31–13 victory. NFL footage © NFL Productions LLC. Is Adam Gase the right man to lead this team? [232] After an all-American career for the Fort Hays State University Tigers from 2011–2016, Shaquille Cooper signed a free agent contract with and presently plays for the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League. One of four RBs in NFL history with 15,000 career rushing yards, joining Emmitt Smith, Walter Payton, and Barry Sanders. In the 49ers’ first meeting against the Seattle Seahawks, Gore set the 49ers’ single-game rushing record by totaling a career-high 212 yards on 24 carries, besting the 201 yards by Charlie Garner on September 24, 2000 against the Dallas Cowboys. [71] On September 13, Gore's mother died, due to a kidney disease. NFL Network's Mike Robinson believes running back Marshawn Lynch "very motivated to come back to Seahawks" in 2020. 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He ended the season with 1,214 yards on 258 carries and eight touchdowns. Adam Rank takes you on this week's fantastic voyage of who should be in and who should be out. [231], Jason Frierson played quarterback, wide receiver, running back, cornerback, safety and as a return man on special teams for the Coral Gables Cavaliers, leading the team to its first district title in 17 years. [9] In the next game against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights, he had six carries for 78 yards and his first collegiate rushing touchdown in the 61–0 victory. [156], On March 10, 2015, Gore signed a three-year, $12 million contract with the Indianapolis Colts. Latest on New York Jets running back Frank Gore including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on ESPN [116] The next week Gore performed well despite losing the game 19–21, rushing for 72 yards and the 49ers only touchdown. Gore finished ninth in the league in rushing yards with 967 and had six touchdowns, while also adding 34 receptions for 267 receiving yards and a receiving touchdown. [179] Gore embraced the competition saying "to have depth to compete, I feel like everybody should have depth to compete at their position. Should the Patriots pick a QB? [58][59][60], Gore's breakaway ability helped him finish the season with 5.4 yards per carry, placing him third in the entire NFL, behind only Michael Vick (8.4 YPC on 123 carries) and Maurice Jones-Drew (5.7 YPC on 166 carries). [151] He rushed for 158 yards and a season-long 52-yard touchdown on 26 carries as the 49ers lost in overtime to the San Diego Chargers in Week 16 by a score of 35–38,[152] and in his final game with the 49ers, he rushed for 144 yards on 25 carries as the 49ers beat the Arizona Cardinals by a score of 20–17. [3][4] Heavily recruited, he was named the top prospect in Dade County by The Miami Herald, fourth in the state of Florida, and fifth nationally. [32] In the final game of his collegiate career, he had 25 carries for 80 yards against the Florida Gators in a 27–10 victory in the Peach Bowl. He attended Coral Gables High School, where he excelled as a running back on the football team. Of those, only Gore and Westbrook also led their team in rushing. [72] He missed a practice, but returned to the team and scored two touchdowns the following Sunday in a 17–16 win over the St. Louis Rams. [171] After the 26–23 loss to the Texans, Gore voiced his frustration with the team losing, saying "I didn't come here for this, I came here to get into the tournament. Gore did not have a great showing, rushing for 44 yards on 13 carries, but did have a seven-yard touchdown reception from Andrew Luck in the 34–20 loss. Marcas Grant breaks down his picks for players worth a look on the fantasy waiver wire following Week 1. But Gore will be expected to contribute off the field as well. [175] The 2016 season marked the ninth time Gore rushed for 1,000 yards in his career. Which players joined unanimous selections Tom Brady and Aaron Donald on the prestigious team? He also spent three seasons with the Indianapolis Colts, one season with his hometown Miami Dolphins, and one with the Buffalo Bills. [95][96] In Week 3, against the Kansas City Chiefs, he had nine receptions for 102 receiving yards, his only career game with over 100 receiving yards. [2] He had two notable record-breaking games. [65] After Gore's tremendous season, he was named the starting running back to the NFC Pro Bowl team in his first Pro Bowl nomination. Running back Frank Gore's agent Drew Rosenhaus told NFL Network's Mike Garafolo that the game's third all-time-leading rusher plans to play in 2010. Jason played wide receiver and occasional punt returner from 2007–2010 with the Florida International University Panthers. Height. Most seasons with 1,200 yards from scrimmage: 12, Most consecutive seasons with at least 500 yards rushing: 15, Most consecutive seasons with at least 600 yards rushing: 14, Most consecutive seasons with at least 700 yards rushing: 13 (tied with Emmitt Smith), Most Career games by an NFL running back: 227, Most rushing yards in a game: 212 (Week 11, 2006), Most 100-yard games in a season: 9 (2006), Most rushing yards in a three-game span: 505 (Weeks 10–12, 2006), Most consecutive games with 100 yards: 5 (Weeks 4–9, 2011), Most rushing yards in a season: 1,695 (2006), Most scrimmage yards in a season: 2,180 (2006), Career statistics and player information from, This page was last edited on 3 November 2020, at 10:49. He set a franchise record with 2,180 combined yards (1,695 yards rushing and 485 yards receiving), breaking Hearst’s single-season record of 2,105 total yards (1,570 rushing and 535 receiving) set in 1998. Jeremy Bergman explores where each team in this division stands heading into the 2020 NFL Draft. As per Mayor Suarez, Gore "symbolizes the very soul of [Miami], is a product of our city, a product of the West Grove, where so many families for so many generations have grown up together." [176] He moved up seven more places to eighth on the all-time career rushing list. [129] He was selected to play in the Pro Bowl, his fourth appearance. [50] In a Week 17 20–17 victory over the Houston Texans, he registered his first 100-yard game with 108 yards on 25 carries. [121] He was ranked 28th by his fellow players on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2012. Watch the highlights from the Week 4 matchup between New England Patriots and Buffalo Bills. [174] Gore finished the season with 1,025 rushing yards and eight touchdowns. He was also complemented by a new second-string back, 49ers' third-round draft pick Glen Coffee. Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott's fourth-down gamble pays off as the Buffalo Bills offensive line paves the way for Frank Gore's conversion on the ground. [69], Gore broke a bone in his hand in the non-contact Training Camp drill on July 30 and missed the entire preseason.