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DeMarco Murray

DeMarco Murray - #29 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 215 lbs.
Birthday 02/12/1988
Birthplace Las Vegas, NV
College Oklahoma
Years played 3
Drafted 2011, 3rd round, 7th pick by Cowboys


Att Yds TD
161 663 4

Key matchup: Saints defense vs. Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray

Posted Dec. 19, 2012 @ 4:48 p.m. ET
In Wednesday’s key matchup, we look ahead to the Week 16 meeting between the Saints and Cowboys.

Week 14 RB tips: Leshoure fantasy value rising

Posted Dec. 06, 2012 @ 2:04 p.m. ET
In our late-week fantasy RB tips, Mikel Leshoure and BenJarvus Green-Ellis look prime to stay hot, while Chris Johnson should dominate in a terrific matchup.

Keeping Murray healthy is paramount

Posted Dec. 03, 2012 @ 2:50 p.m. ET
What a difference having Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray on the field makes, as he showed in the win over the Eagles.

Fantasy RB Tips: Richardson, Green-Ellis are must-starts

Posted Nov. 29, 2012 @ 2:15 p.m. ET
In PFW's late-week fantasy RB tips, Trent Richardson and BenJarvus Green-Ellis are must starts, and Bryce Brown may get another chance.

Cowboys RB Murray has ligament damage in foot

Posted Oct. 15, 2012 @ 3:42 p.m. ET
Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray suffered ligament damage in his foot, but it is not a Lisfranc injury, ESPN Dallas’ Todd Archer reported.

Cowboys want to eliminate negative run plays

Posted Oct. 11, 2012 @ 8:52 p.m. ET
One of the focuses of the Cowboys’ post-bye-week practices has been a focus on fixing the run game, which has included a lot of negative rushes.

Week Four fantasy tips: RBs

Posted Sept. 27, 2012 @ 2:57 p.m. ET
The PFW staff thinks LeSean McCoy is due for a big workload, Ryan Williams is on the rise and yes, it's finally time to sit Chris Johnson, in this week's tips.

Week Two fantasy tips: RBs

Posted Sept. 13, 2012 @ 2:36 p.m. ET
In PFW's late-week fantasy RB tips, BenJarvus Green-Ellis has a lot of upside, but don't expect too much from Adrian Peterson or Chris Johnson.

Cowboys' fantasy questions for the offseason

Posted Jan. 30, 2012 @ 2:15 p.m. ET
Looking toward the offseason, fantasy football owners have some questions about the Cowboys.

Can Cowboys ever count on a healthy Felix?

Posted Dec. 22, 2011 @ 7:02 p.m. ET
Felix Jones' hamstring tweak this week comes at a bad time with the Cowboys thin in the backfield.

Cowboys place RB Murray on I.R.; sign Morris

Posted Dec. 13, 2011 @ 12:12 p.m. ET
The Cowboys made it official on Tuesday by placing rookie RB DeMarco Murray on injured reserve and signing veteran RB Sammy Morris.

Report: Cowboys to work out RB Morris

Posted Dec. 12, 2011 @ 7:06 p.m. ET
The Cowboys will reportedly work out and eventually sign RB Sammy Morris as a backup to Felix Jones after losing rookie DeMarco Murray to a fractured ankle.

Cowboys RB Murray fractures ankle

Posted Dec. 11, 2011 @ 10:43 p.m. ET
Cowboys rookie RB DeMarco Murray left Sunday night's game against the Giants with a right ankle fracture and a high ankle sprain.

Murray named NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month

Posted Nov. 30, 2011 @ 6:25 p.m. ET
Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray was named NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month for his play in November.

Murray provides missing piece for Cowboys' offense

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 10:23 p.m. ET
Unassuming rookie RB DeMarco Murray has been the biggest reason the Cowboys have won four straight and now can close out games.


Posted Dec. 10, 2012
Murray was limited to 53 rushing yards but scored a touchdowns during Sunday's 20-19 win at Cincinnati.||||||| Murray has now scored in both games since returning from a foot injury - a great sign for fantasy owners going forward.
Posted Dec. 02, 2012
Murray was a precautionary scratch from the first practice since his return from a six-game absence with a sprained right foot.||||||| Murray said he would return to practice Thursday after missing Wednesday's session. He said his soreness was normal after being out so long. He rushed for 83 yards on 23 carries against Philadelphia on Sunday in his first action since Oct. 14.
Posted Oct. 16, 2012
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says it "looks like" injured running back DeMarco Murray will end a six-game absence Sunday against Philadelphia.||||||| Murray was a limited participant at practice Wednesday and Thursday in what coaches said was the most football activity he's had since spraining his right foot at Baltimore on Oct. 14. Coach Jason Garrett wouldn't say Friday whether Murray will play. The Cowboys have rushed for more than 100 yards just once since Murray was injured and are last in the league in rushing offense.
Posted Oct. 15, 2012
Murray ran for 93 yards in Sunday's 31-29 loss to Baltimore.||||||| Murray is averaging 5.8 yards per carry in three road games and 2.1 in two games in Dallas.
Posted Oct. 14, 2012
Murray was removed with a left foot injury from the Cowboys' loss at Baltimore on Sunday.||||||| Murray carried 14 times for 93 yards but did not get the ball after the 11-minute mark of the third period. The extent of the injury was not immediately known.