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Donald Brown

Donald Brown - #31 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 10"/ 210 lbs.
Birthday 04/11/1987
Birthplace Atlantic Highlands, NJ
College Connecticut
Years played 5
Drafted 2009, 1st round, 27th pick by Colts

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Att Yds TD
108 417 1

Colts place RB Brown on I.R.

Posted Dec. 11, 2012 @ 4:59 p.m. ET
The Colts signed RBs Deji Karim and Mewelde Moore and placed RB Donald Brown and FB Robert Hughes on injured reserve.

Colts' ground game looking up

Posted Oct. 25, 2012 @ 3:27 p.m. ET
With starter Donald Brown on the mend, rookie Vick Ballard showing well and an offensive line gaining cohesion, we hear the arrow is pointing up for the Colts' ground game.

Colts RB Brown out 2-3 weeks

Posted Oct. 10, 2012 @ 12:39 p.m. ET
Colts RB Donald Brown tore cartilage in his knee on the team’s final play in Sunday’s win over the Packers and will miss 2-3 weeks.

Carries there for taking in crowded Colts backfield

Posted July 06, 2012 @ 3:28 p.m. ET
The pecking order in the Colts' backfield is one area to keep an eye on when camp opens later this month.

Oft-criticized Colts star in first win of season

Posted Dec. 19, 2011 @ 3:25 p.m. ET
Colts CB Jacob Lacey and RB Donald Brown, much-maligned by many, including yours truly, starred in the Colts first win of the season, a 27-13 triumph over the Titans.

Week 15 fantasy tips: RBs

Posted Dec. 15, 2011 @ 5:44 p.m. ET
The PFW staff brings you its Week 15 fantasy football tips at running back, giving you the inside track on your WDIS decisions. 

Colts not unhappy with rushing offense

Posted Oct. 21, 2011 @ 2:29 p.m. ET
Possessing the 28th-ranked rushing attack would seemingly suggest the Colts are not happy with the production from their backs, but we hear that is not the case.

Colts' surprising decision not to retain Huey a mystery

Posted Jan. 19, 2011 @ 6:48 p.m. ET
The Colts' decision not to retain running backs coach Gene Huey after 19 seasons with the club came as a big surprise to our sources in Indianapolis.

Colts' Brown must improve play in '11

Posted Jan. 16, 2011 @ 1:52 p.m. ET
Following two disappointing seasons, Indianapolis RB Donald Brown will have to pick up his game, especially his blocking, next season, according to AFC South Whispers.

Colts establishing run when it matters most

Posted Dec. 30, 2010 @ 9:16 a.m. ET
The Colts' ground game that was much-maligned earlier in the season is now being lauded for its effectiveness following its first back-to-back 150-yard rushing days since the 2006 Super Bowl season.

Brown blows chance to seize Colts’ RB job

Posted Nov. 15, 2010 @ 1:02 p.m. ET
The opportunity was there for Donald Brown to become a fantasy force, but he let it slip through his fingers.

Colts claim RB Bell

Posted Nov. 11, 2010 @ 12:07 p.m. ET
The Colts claimed RB Joique Bell off waivers from the Eagles, the team announced Thursday.

Colts RB Addai doubtful; Brown should return

Posted Oct. 30, 2010 @ 4:12 p.m. ET
The Colts don't expect to have starting RB Joseph Addai for Monday night's game against the Texans.

Brown, Gonzalez don't travel with Colts

Posted Oct. 16, 2010 @ 6:39 p.m. ET
The Colts will be without RB Donald Brown (hamstring), WR Anthony Gonzalez (ankle) and DB Jacob Lacey (foot) for their Sunday-night game against the Redskins.

Colts face RB questions

Posted Oct. 14, 2010 @ 4:47 p.m. ET
The Colts' top three running backs — Joseph Addai, Donald Brown and Mike Hart — all face injury questions heading into the Week Six matchup vs. the Redskins.

Colts rule out RB Brown, WR Garcon

Posted Oct. 02, 2010 @ 7:55 p.m. ET
The Colts ruled out RB Donald Brown and WR Pierre Garcon for Sunday's game against the Jaguars. Both players were listed as questionable on Friday but did not travel with the team on Saturday.

Brown becoming bigger factor in Colts' ground game

Posted Sept. 25, 2010 @ 8:22 p.m. ET
Although his pass blocking needs more work, Colts RB Donald Brown is becoming more involved in Indianapolis' running attack, according to AFC South Whispers.

Addai, Brown key to more balanced offense

Posted July 31, 2010 @ 8:46 a.m. ET
The Colts want a more balanced offense this season, and they're counting on RBs Donald Brown and Joseph Addai to help accomplish this objective.

Raiders not sure if they'll commit to Morrison

Posted Feb. 07, 2010 @ 7:11 p.m. ET
The Raiders haven't decided whether they'll go all-out to re-sign MLB Kirk Morrison, according to AFC Whispers, despite his past productivity.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Dec. 09, 2012
Brown was placed an IR with an ankle injury.||||||| Brown rushed for 417 yards with a TD in 10 games during a disappointing season in 2012.
Posted Nov. 04, 2012
Brown will be active Sunday but he will not start.||||||| He had been listed as probable most of this week after returning last weekend following in-season knee surgery.
Posted Nov. 03, 2012
The Indianapolis Colts say Brown is questionable for Sunday's game against Miami||||||| He had been listed as probable most of this week after returning last weekend following in-season knee surgery, but team doctors found swelling in the knee Saturday. Team officials now say Brown will be re-evaluated before Indy (4-3) turns in its list of inactive players 90 minutes before kickoff. If Brown does not play, rookie Vick Ballard would likely see the bulk of the action. Ballard has started Indy's last three games.
Posted Oct. 13, 2012
Four-time Pro Bowler Robert Mathis and starting running back Donald Brown did not make the trip when the Indianapolis Colts traveled to New York on Saturday for their game against the Jets.||||||| Neither absence was a surprise. The Colts (2-2) had said both would miss two to three weeks with knee injuries.
Posted Oct. 10, 2012
The Indianapolis Colts have activated Brown against the Titans.||||||| Brown had been a game-time decision Sunday, but rookie Vick Ballard gets the start at running back. Brown had a knee scope two weeks ago.

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