Team: Los Angeles Rams
Position: Running Back
Height/Weight: 6’1″, 227 lbs.
Date of Birth: August 3, 1994
Place of Birth: Baltimore, Maryland
High School: Tarboro HS
College: University of Georgia
Drafted: 2015 – 1st Round, 10th Overall by St. Louis Rams
Todd Gurley is a running back for the Los Angeles Rams.
Raised in Tarboro, NC, Gurley attended Tarboro High School, earning honors as the consensus 2011 North Carolina Associated Press Player of the Year. Gurley committed to the University of Georgia in November of 2011.
At Georgia, Gurley became the second freshman in school history to rush for 1,000 yards, and was named a Freshman All-American. Following three standout seasons at Georgia, Gurley entered the 2015 NFL Draft. In January 2015, Gurley signed with Roc Nation Sports ahead of the 2015 NFL Draft.
Gurley was drafted in the first round, tenth overall by the St. Louis Rams in the 2015 NFL Draft.
In a historic rookie season, Gurley was honored as the 2015 AP NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. The Rams relocated to Los Angeles before the 2016 season, resulting in Gurley becoming the face of the first NFL franchise to play in LA since 1994.
In January 2015, Gurley signed with Roc Nation Sports ahead of the 2015 NFL Draft.
In response to the recent tragedies in North Carolina from Hurricane Matthew, Todd Gurley was inspired to visit his home town and show his support through volunteerism. Partnering with Tarboro Community Outreach Center and the Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC, Todd helped by passing out meals to guests and handing out food to those in need from the pantry.
Victor Cruz had 3 receptions for 70 yards in yesterday’s game. Watch highlights from his 37 yard reception here.
In yesterday’s game Ndamukong Suh made 1.5 sacks and 5 tackles.
Todd Gurley ran for 85 yards in yesterday's game & scored 2 touchdowns. Watch highlights here.
Watch highlights from Dez Bryant's touchdown in last night’s game here.
Todd Gurley has been selected to the NFL All-Rookie team for his breakthrough season. Read more here.