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Redskins’ 2010 Running Backs

Posted By Mercedes Green On Jul 21 2010 @ 10:48 am In Washington Redskins | No Comments

Mike Shanahan as the head coach, Kyle Shanahan as the Offensive Coordinator, Donavan McNabb as QB and a much better offensive line than previous years, will bring back the running game to the Washington Redskins.

After all the shuffling around this offseason, the following are the running backs for the 2010 season.

# 27
Name Johnson, Larry
Pos RB
Ht 6-1
Wt 231
Exp 7
College Penn State
Birth Date 11/19/1979
  • Signed March 12, 2010 as unrestricted free agent
  • 8 year veteran RB with Chiefs and Bengals, has 2 pro bowl appearances with 6,129 rushing yards and 55 TDs on1,421 carries (4.4 avg) and 154 career receptions for 1,373 yards and six TDs
# 39
Name Parker, Willie
Pos RB
Ht 5-10
Wt 210
Exp 6
College North Carolina
Birth Date 11/11/1980
  • Signed April 5, 2010 as unrestricted free agent
  • 6 year veteran RB with Steelers, also has 2 pro bowl appearances with 5,378 rushing yards and 24 TDs on 1,253 carries and 84 receptions for 697 yards and five TDs.
# 26
Name Portis, Clinton
Pos RB
Ht 5-11
Wt 219
Exp 8
College Miami (Fla.)
Birth Date 9/1/1981
  • Acquired in trade with Broncos on March 4, 2004 for Champ Bailey, along with a draft pick
  • 8 year veteran RM with Broncos and Redskins also has 2 pro bowl appearances for 9,696 career yards and 73 rushing TDs.
  • Last year he was sidelined after a concussion but is rumoured to still be in competition the starting RB position this ¬†season
# 46
Name Torain, Ryan
Pos RB
Ht 6-1
Wt 212
Exp 1
College Arizona State
Birth Date 8/10/1986
  • Signed April 19, 2010 as unrestricted free agent
  • Drafted by Broncos in 2008, has only played in 2 NFL games
# 35
Name Williams, Keiland
Pos RB
Ht 5-11
Wt 223
Exp R
College LSU
Birth Date 8/14/1986
  • Signed on April 29, 2010 as undrafted rookie free agent
  • Rushed for 1,699 yards and 17 TDs on 299 carries (5.7 avg), and caught 28 passes for 273 yards (9.8 avg) and two TDs.
# 36
Name Young, Darrel
Pos RB
Ht 5-11
Wt 245
Exp 1
College Villanova
Birth Date 4/8/1987
  • Signed May 6, 2009 as undrafted rookie free agent
  • Joined as linebacker originally with 73 tackles¬† and 2 sacks
# 45
Name Sellers, Mike
Pos FB
Ht 6-3
Wt 268
Exp 10
College Walla Walla CC
Birth Date 7/21/1975
  • Signed January 8, 1998 as undrafted free agent then re-signed again with Redskins on February 9, 2004
  • 10 year veteran is a versatile run blocker, pass-catching FB and appeared in the 2008 pro bowl.
  • 102 catches for 856 yards, 21 career touchdowns, three as a rusher and 19 as a receiver

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