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Lex Hilliard

Lex Hilliard - #36 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 235 lbs.
Birthday 07/30/1984
Birthplace Kalispell, MT
College Montana
Years played 5
Drafted 2008, 6th round, 38th pick by Dolphins

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Att Yds TD
8 31 0

Jets-Steelers fantasy breakdown

Posted Jan. 20, 2011 @ 10:28 a.m. ET
QB Mark Sanchez played well last week in defeating the Patriots and will have to be sharp again for the Jets to knock off the Steelers for the AFC crown.

Report: Steelers DE Smith will not play Sunday

Posted Jan. 20, 2011 @ 9:27 a.m. ET
The only chance the Steelers have of DE Aaron Smith playing this season is if they beat the Jets Sunday to advance to the Super Bowl.

Jets OLB Taylor misses practice with concussion

Posted Jan. 19, 2011 @ 8:06 p.m. ET
Jets OLB Jason Taylor missed practice Wednesday with a concussion but passed the test put forth to him by doctors and was cleared to practice with the team on Thursday.

Title games couldn't be more intriguing

Posted Jan. 18, 2011 @ 4 p.m. ET
It would be difficult to overhype the conference championship games, writes Hub Arkush, with matchups such as Darrelle Revis vs. Ben Roethlisberger.

Can Steelers turn tables in rematch with Jets?

Posted Jan. 17, 2011 @ 5:21 p.m. ET
The Jets ground out an impressive 22-17 win at Pittsburgh in December thanks to their special-teams play and a very good second-half performance on offense. We take a closer look at the areas in which Pittsburgh had problems in the ...

CBS' blame game and Fox's arrogance

Posted Jan. 17, 2011 @ 4:42 p.m. ET
Barry Jackson gives his playoff commentary from the couch.

Patriots' youth, reliance on Brady exposed in playoff loss

Posted Jan. 17, 2011 @ 4:26 p.m. ET
Everything fell apart for the Patriots in their playoff loss for the Jets, as Rex Ryan's plan to stop Tom Brady forced the Patriots to rely on their young defense that picked the wrong game to lose the turnover ...

Strength in numbers help Jets contain Brady

Posted Jan. 17, 2011 @ 1:49 p.m. ET
To beat one player — QB Tom Brady — the Jets received big games from multiple defenders in their divisional-round upset of the Patriots.

Jets send Brady, Patriots packing

Posted Jan. 16, 2011 @ 8:33 p.m. ET
Mark Sanchez threw three touchdown passes, including one to Braylon Edwards, and the trash-talking Jets reached their second straight AFC championship game with a stunning 28-21 win over the Patriots on Sunday.

Smith among inactives for Patriots-Jets

Posted Jan. 16, 2011 @ 3:14 p.m. ET
The Jets will be without return specialist and "Wildcat" quarterback Brad Smith for their divisional-round playoff game against the Patriots on Sunday.

Patriots-Jets prediction

Posted Jan. 16, 2011 @ 12:17 p.m. ET
PFW associate editor Kevin Fishbain expects the Jest to put up a much better fight than we saw in Week 13 but thinks Tom Brady will be too much in this divisional-round game.

Patriots-Jets matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Jan. 15, 2011 @ 9:30 p.m. ET
The Jets can exploit the Patriots on third downs, where the Pats were last in the league on the defensive side of the ball.

League warns teams about trash talk

Posted Jan. 15, 2011 @ 12:11 p.m. ET
With two sets of divisional rivals facing off this weekend in the AFC's divisional playoffs, there has been a fair share of trash talk, subtle or not. The league decided to have its say.

Divisional-round matchup tidbits

Posted Jan. 15, 2011 @ 4:46 a.m. ET
Here's a roundup of interesting facts and figures for the divisional-round matchups.

Three-and-out with Patriots radio color commentator Gino Cappelletti

Posted Jan. 14, 2011 @ 6:10 p.m. ET
Each week we'll talk to former Patriots star and current broadcaster Gino Cappelletti. This week, Gino discussed the war of words between the Patriots and Jets and help previewed Sunday's divisional-round game.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 15, 2013
Hilliard signed with the Jets.||||||| Hilliard joined the Jets last season after being waived by New England. The former sixth-round pick of the Miami Dolphins has played in 62 NFL games, rushing for 163 yards and two touchdowns on 39 carries.
Posted March 14, 2013
A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the New York Jets have re-signed Hilliard to a one-year contract.||||||| The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the team had not yet announced the move. The signing was first reported by ProFootballTalk.com. Hilliard was signed in the middle of last season to replace John Conner. He finished with eight carries for 31 yards, and four catches for 23 yards and also contributed on special teams.
Posted Oct. 02, 2012
The New York Jets have signed Hilliard.||||||| Hilliard was a sixth-round pick of the Dolphins in 2008 and played under current Jets offensive coordinator Tony Sparano when he was Miami's head coach. The signing Tuesday gives the Jets depth at fullback with John Conner possibly unavailable Monday night against Houston because of a hamstring injury.

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