Players

Dan Herron
RB #36
Height:
5-10
Weight:
212
College:
Ohio State
Hometown:
Warren, OH
Experience:
3
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 35 112 3.2 468 4.2 13.4 1 49 23 20.5 2 1 2
2015 IND 6 14 2.3 42 3 7 0 6 3 21.4 0 0 0
2015 BUF 4 11 2.8 37 3.4 9.3 0 8 1 9.1 0 0 1
2014 IND 16 78 4.9 351 4.5 21.9 1 49T 17 21.8 1 1 1
2013 IND 6 5 0.8 33 6.6 5.5 0 22 2 40 1 0 0
2012 CIN 3 4 1.3 5 1.3 1.7 0 6 0 -- 0 0 0
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 35 31 277 8.9 7.9 57 0 5 1 9 1
2015 IND 6 6 27 4.5 4.5 7 0 0 0 1 0
2015 BUF 4 3 20 6.7 5 9 0 0 0 0 0
2014 IND 16 21 173 8.2 10.8 26 0 4 0 7 1
2013 IND 6 1 57 57 9.5 57 0 1 1 1 0
2012 CIN 3 0 0 -- -- -- 0 0 0 0 0
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 35 15 12 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2015 IND 6 2 2 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2015 BUF 4 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2014 IND 16 8 6 2 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2013 IND 6 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 CIN 3 4 3 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 35 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 IND 6 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2015 BUF 4 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- 0 0 0
2014 IND 16 2 2 0 -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
2013 IND 6 -- -- 0 -- 1 -- 0 -- -- -- --
2012 CIN 3 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 35 8 183 22.9 32 0 7 0 0 0
2015 IND 6 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2015 BUF 4 4 92 23 28 0 4 0 0 0
2014 IND 16 3 78 26 32 0 3 0 0 0
2013 IND 6 1 13 13 13 0 0 0 0 0
2012 CIN 3 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Claimed off waivers (Buffalo) by the Colts on November 26, 2015.
  • Waived by the Buffalo Bills on November 25, 2015.
  • Signed by the Bills as a free agent on October 6, 2015.
  • Waived from Injured Reserve on September 11, 2015.
  • Placed on Injured Reserve on September 7, 2015.
  • Placed on Injured Reserve on December 3, 2013.
  • Signed by the Colts from the Cincinnati Bengals practice squad on October 9, 2013.
  • Signed to the Bengals practice squad on September 1, 2013.
  • Waived by the Bengals on August 31, 2013.
  • Elevated to the Bengals active roster on December 4, 2012.
  • Signed to the Bengals practice squad on September 1, 2012.
  • Waived by the Bengals on August 31, 2012.
  • Selected by the Bengals in the sixth round (191st overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.

COLLEGE:

  • Played four seasons (2008-2011) at Ohio State, appearing in 41 career games with 22 starts.
  • Rushed 592 times for 2,869 yards and 32 touchdowns to go along with 44 receptions for 309 yards and a touchdown.
  • As a senior in 2011, rushed for 675 yards on 134 carries in seven games, averaging 96.4 yards per game and 5.0 yards per carry.
  • As a junior in 2010, earned First Team All-Big Ten honors, rushing 216 times for 1,155 yards and 16 touchdowns. Also recorded career highs in receptions (19) and receiving yards (180).
  • Helped the Buckeyes finish with the No. 5 national ranking after a 12-1 season that included a Sugar Bowl victory over Arkansas.
  • His 175-yard rushing day against Michigan included an 89-yard touchdown run, which was the longest rush in school history.
  • As a sophomore in 2009, totaled 153 rushing attempts for 600 yards and seven touchdowns as well as 11 receptions for 66 yards and a touchdown in 10 games played (four starts).
  • As a freshman in 2008, compiled 439 yards and six touchdowns on 89 carries and six receptions for 29 yards in 11 games (two starts).

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Warren G. Harding High School, where he earned all-state first-team honors as a senior, rushing for 1,434 yards and 18 touchdowns.
  • Earned a degree from Ohio State in African-American Studies.
  • Widely known by the nickname “Boom.”
  • Brother, David, was a linebacker at Michigan State and played in the NFL from 2007-2010.
  • Originally from Warren, Ohio.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Claimed off waivers (Buffalo) by the Colts on November 26, 2015.
  • Waived by the Buffalo Bills on November 25, 2015.
  • Signed by the Bills as a free agent on October 6, 2015.
  • Waived from Injured Reserve on September 11, 2015.
  • Placed on Injured Reserve on September 7, 2015.
  • Placed on Injured Reserve on December 3, 2013.
  • Signed by the Colts from the Cincinnati Bengals practice squad on October 9, 2013.
  • Signed to the Bengals practice squad on September 1, 2013.
  • Waived by the Bengals on August 31, 2013.
  • Elevated to the Bengals active roster on December 4, 2012.
  • Signed to the Bengals practice squad on September 1, 2012.
  • Waived by the Bengals on August 31, 2012.
  • Selected by the Bengals in the sixth round (191st overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.

COLLEGE:

  • Played four seasons (2008-2011) at Ohio State, appearing in 41 career games with 22 starts.
  • Rushed 592 times for 2,869 yards and 32 touchdowns to go along with 44 receptions for 309 yards and a touchdown.
  • As a senior in 2011, rushed for 675 yards on 134 carries in seven games, averaging 96.4 yards per game and 5.0 yards per carry.
  • As a junior in 2010, earned First Team All-Big Ten honors, rushing 216 times for 1,155 yards and 16 touchdowns. Also recorded career highs in receptions (19) and receiving yards (180).
  • Helped the Buckeyes finish with the No. 5 national ranking after a 12-1 season that included a Sugar Bowl victory over Arkansas.
  • His 175-yard rushing day against Michigan included an 89-yard touchdown run, which was the longest rush in school history.
  • As a sophomore in 2009, totaled 153 rushing attempts for 600 yards and seven touchdowns as well as 11 receptions for 66 yards and a touchdown in 10 games played (four starts).
  • As a freshman in 2008, compiled 439 yards and six touchdowns on 89 carries and six receptions for 29 yards in 11 games (two starts).

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Warren G. Harding High School, where he earned all-state first-team honors as a senior, rushing for 1,434 yards and 18 touchdowns.
  • Earned a degree from Ohio State in African-American Studies.
  • Widely known by the nickname “Boom.”
  • Brother, David, was a linebacker at Michigan State and played in the NFL from 2007-2010.
  • Originally from Warren, Ohio.