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BenJarvus Green-Ellis

BenJarvus Green-Ellis - #42 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 220 lbs.
Birthday 07/02/1985
Birthplace New Orleans, LA
College Mississippi
Years played 6


Att Yds TD
278 1094 6

Despite Green-Ellis' big year, Pats still expected to draft a back

Posted Feb. 24, 2011 @ 4:15 p.m. ET
The league's highest-scoring offense in 2010 shouldn't have a whole lot of focus on that side of the ball in April's draft, but there are a couple holes the Patriots can fill to add depth, specifically in ...

Patriots positional analysis: Running backs

Posted Feb. 18, 2011 @ 10:47 a.m. ET
This is the second in a series of position-by-position looks at the Patriots' personnel entering the 2011 offseason. Today, we bring you an analysis of New England's RB situation.

Patriots season in-review

Posted Feb. 03, 2011 @ 11:19 a.m. ET
The Patriots surprised many with a 14-2 regular-season record thanks to an MVP season from QB Tom Brady and a surprising performance from rookie CB Devin McCourty. Now they need to upgrade their defense for 2011.

Patriots strike gold with unheralded RBs

Posted Jan. 12, 2011 @ 1:47 p.m. ET
In replacing a pair of veterans, RBs BenJarvus Green-Ellis and Danny Woodhead went from no-names to household names in New England.

They said it: Patriots Wednesday edition

Posted Jan. 05, 2011 @ 2:57 p.m. ET
Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, QB Tom Brady and other players spoke to the media on Wednesday before the team's bye week for the wild-card round of the playoffs. All quotes are from transcripts provided by the Patriots.

Patriots MVP meter: Week 17

Posted Jan. 03, 2011 @ 1:54 p.m. ET
In the final regular-season MVP meter, four of the Patriots Pro Bowlers make the list, along with the team's first 1,000-yard rusher since 2004.

Patriots finish 14-2 after 38-7 win over Miami

Posted Jan. 02, 2011 @ 4:15 p.m. ET
Tom Brady threw two touchdown passes to cap a record-setting season and, more importantly, stayed healthy as the Patriots won their eighth straight game, 38-7 over the Dolphins on Sunday.

Patriots-Dolphins matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Dec. 31, 2010 @ 10:42 p.m. ET
To avoid injury, the Patriots may stick to a rushing attack, and the Dolphins have a stout enough run defense to make the game interesting.

Brady, backs helping Patriots to turnover record

Posted Dec. 27, 2010 @ 3:29 p.m. ET
The Patriots manhandled the Bills 34-3 to clinch home-field advantage throughout the playoffs. They are one of the league's best because of their dominance in the turnover battle.

Patriots MVP meter: Week 16

Posted Dec. 27, 2010 @ 2:22 p.m. ET
In this week's Patriots MVP meter, Tom Brady remains No. 1 and ILB Jerod Mayo returns to the meter after a big game against Buffalo.

Patriots-Bills matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Dec. 24, 2010 @ 1:56 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in the Week 16 game between the Patriots and Bills: Patriots RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis vs. the Bills' run defense.

Patriots fantasy focus

Posted Dec. 23, 2010 @ 4:53 p.m. ET
Following a win over the Packers that did not please head coach Bill Belichick, expect the Patriots' offense to go all out in the team's bid for home-field advantage throughout the playoffs.

Patriots MVP meter: Week 15

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 6:05 p.m. ET
The offense hit a speed bump in Sunday night's win over the Packers, but Tom Brady remains the Patriots', and the league's, top MVP candidate.

Patriots fantasy focus

Posted Dec. 17, 2010 @ 10:48 a.m. ET
The way the Patriots' offense has been rolling, even against top defenses, it's hard to bench any of their offensive players. Heck, even their defense is not a bad start.

Patriots by the numbers: Offensive surge

Posted Dec. 17, 2010 @ 10:06 a.m. ET
Let's take a look at how the Patriots' top players have stepped up their game during the streak, by the numbers.


Posted Dec. 30, 2012
After missing the regular-season finale with a hamstring injury, Green-Ellis ran 11 times for 63 yards in Saturday's playoff loss at Houston.||||||| Despite the season ending, the Law Firm topped the 1,000-yard mark for the second time in three years after gaining a career-high 1,094 this season.
Posted Dec. 24, 2012
Green-Ellis finished with 15 carries for 14 yards in the Bengals win over the Steelers on Sunday.||||||| The Bengals totaled just 14 yards rushing on the day.
Posted Dec. 14, 2012
Green caught six passes for 57 yards with a TD in Thursday's win over Philadelphia.||||||| Though Green has been held to fewer than 100 yards in three straight game, he snapped a three-game drought without a TD on Thursday.
Posted Dec. 14, 2012
Green-Ellis ran for 106 yards, including a 1-yard TD run in the first quarter for Cincinnati in Thursday's win over Philadelphia.||||||| With a career-high 1,080 rushing yards, the "Law Firm" has topped 1,000 yards for the second time in three seasons. He's averaged 108.6 yards in his last five contests.
Posted Dec. 03, 2012
Green-Ellis continued his streak of 100-yard games with 118 on 25 carries in a 20-13 win over San Diego on Sunday.||||||| Green-Ellis has 348 yards over the past three games after gaining 537 in his first nine with the Cincinnati Bengals.