Indianapolis Colts running back Frank Philadelphia Eagles Jerseys Gore is on a mission to get his ninth 1,000-yard rushing season after coming 33 yards short in 2015. And it wouldn’t be surprising if there’s as big of a gap in carries between Gore and his backup in 2016 as there was last season, when Gore had 227 more than his closest teammate.
Mike Wells: The Colts need to find a backup for Gore and they need get younger at running back, perhaps even Wholesale Pittsburgh Steelers Jerseys to the point of starting to think about a replacement for Gore, who just turned 33. Arian Foster, despite having rushed for at least 1,200 yards four times, isn’t dependable because he can’t stay healthy. He’s played in all 16 games San Diego Chargers Jerseys during a season just twice during his seven-year career. Foster, 29, is also coming off a torn Achilles suffered last season. Darren Sproles, meanwhile, has a playing style that would fit what the Colts need in a third-down running back. But you also have to factor Pittsburgh Steelers Jerseys in his Wholesale San Diego Chargers Jerseys age: He turns 33 in June.
Offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski talked about the Colts’ situation behind Gore recently.
“I think we went out in the offseason and brought in some guys that I’m excited about,” Chudzinski said of a pair of Colts newcomers. “[Robert] Turbin, I’m excited to see him out there. Jordan [Todman] is out there. The assessment of these guys really doesn’t happen until training camp.”
Turbin, 26, was Marshawn Lynch’s backup in Seattle for his first three seasons. He has 281 rushing attempts for 1,127 yards and a touchdown and 50 receptions for 450 yards and two touchdowns in his career. Todman, also 26, has 115 carries for 472 yards and three touchdowns in his four NFL seasons; he also Wholesale Philadelphia Eagles Jerseys has 40 catches for 314 yards and two scores.