Players

Dan Herron
RB #36
Height:
5-10
Weight:
212
Age:
25
College:
Ohio State
Hometown:
Warren, OH
Experience:
2

Quick Stats (2013):

CAR
5
YDS
33
AVG
6.6
TDS
0
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesRushingReceivingFumbles
GGSAttYdsAvgLngTDRecYdsAvgLongTDFUMLost
TOTAL 9 38 4.2 22 0 1 57 57 57 0 0 0
2013 IND 6 0 5 33 6.6 22 0 1 57 57 57 0 -- --
2012 CIN 3 0 4 5 1.3 6 0 0 0 -- -- 0 -- --
Recent Games
WKOppResultRushingReceivingFumbles
AttYdsAvgLngTDRecYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
6 @SD L 9-19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
7 DEN W 39-33 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
9 @HOU W 27-24 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
10 STL L 8-38 1 0 -- 0 0 1 57 57 57 0 -- --
11 @TEN W 30-27 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
12 @ARI L 11-40 4 33 8.3 22 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
13 TEN W 22-14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • 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.

 

2013 (BENGALS/COLTS):

  • Spent the first five weeks of the season on the Bengals practice squad before being signed to the Colts active roster on October 9, 2013.

 

2012 (BENGALS):

  • Played in three games and recorded a blocked punt, four special teams tackles and four rushes for five yards.
  • Made his NFL debut against Dallas (12/9) and partially blocked a Cowboys punt in the second quarter, with the ball traveling just 39 yards.
  • Pushed Eagles wide receiver Marvin McNutt into the path of the punter, forcing a blocked punt that he recovered and returned three yards at Philadelphia (12/13). Also had three rushes for eight yards and logged two special teams tackles.
  • Posted two special teams tackles against Baltimore (12/30).

 

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:

  • 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.

 

2013 (BENGALS/COLTS):

  • Spent the first five weeks of the season on the Bengals practice squad before being signed to the Colts active roster on October 9, 2013.

 

2012 (BENGALS):

  • Played in three games and recorded a blocked punt, four special teams tackles and four rushes for five yards.
  • Made his NFL debut against Dallas (12/9) and partially blocked a Cowboys punt in the second quarter, with the ball traveling just 39 yards.
  • Pushed Eagles wide receiver Marvin McNutt into the path of the punter, forcing a blocked punt that he recovered and returned three yards at Philadelphia (12/13). Also had three rushes for eight yards and logged two special teams tackles.
  • Posted two special teams tackles against Baltimore (12/30).

 

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.