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Mark Ingram

Mark Ingram - #22 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 9"/ 215 lbs.
Birthday 12/21/1989
Birthplace Hackensack, NJ
College Alabama
Years played 3
Drafted 2011, 1st round, 28th pick by Saints


Att Yds TD
156 602 5

Friday's 60-second rant: Payton's absence glaring in key moments

Posted Nov. 30, 2012 @ 2:33 p.m. ET
The post-bounty Saints simply lost their edge in the absence of Sean Payton, as Thursday night's loss perfectly depicted.

Ingram just a part of Saints' RB committee

Posted Sept. 07, 2012 @ 3:43 p.m. ET
While Mark Ingram had a quiet preseason, the Saints are brimming with confidence about their deep arsenal of running backs.

Fantasy Roundtable: Rookie QBs, Saints RBs and more

Posted Aug. 24, 2012 @ 4:07 p.m. ET
To take Andrew Luck or Robert Griffin III? The PFW staff weighs in on this and a handful of other fantasy-football issues in our latest "roundtable" chat.

Running backs losing their first-round luster

Posted Feb. 22, 2012 @ 11:19 a.m. ET
Last April, Alabama's Mark Ingram was the only running back taken in the first round, at pick No. 28. What's the reason for that, and will it happen again this year?

Saints' Ingram has solid foundation to build on

Posted Jan. 06, 2012 @ 5:10 a.m. ET
Saints RB Mark Ingram's rookie year didn't go according to plan, but we hear that the team wasn't discouraged by his introduction to the league.

Saints place Ingram, Herring on I.R.

Posted Jan. 03, 2012 @ 7:03 p.m. ET
Saints head coach Sean Payton confirmed that RB Mark Ingram and LB Will Herring have been placed on injured reserve.

Reports: Saints RB Ingram to miss postseason

Posted Jan. 01, 2012 @ 3:09 p.m. ET
The Saints will be without rookie RB Mark Ingram for the playoffs. The first-round pick will have season-ending surgery on his toe this week.

Ingram's turf toe raises prospects for Ivory

Posted Dec. 07, 2011 @ 10:06 p.m. ET
Saints RB Mark Ingram might have to sit out Week 14 because of a turf-toe injury, which would give little-used Chris Ivory an opportunity to suit up.

Week Nine live fantasy updates

Posted Nov. 06, 2011 @ 8:06 p.m. ET
Last-minute updates on key players from around the league, including Daniel Thomas of the Dolphins.

Saints' running game could be set for takeoff

Posted Oct. 04, 2011 @ 1:46 a.m. ET
Saints head coach Sean Payton may want to consider emphasizing the running game against Carolina in Week Five.

Bears-Saints matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Sept. 16, 2011 @ 4:01 a.m. ET
The Saints will look to establish their running game using a trio of backs vs. the Bears Sunday.

Preseason Rookie Meter

Posted Sept. 06, 2011 @ 10:08 p.m. ET
In the first Rookie Meter of the season, Broncos OLB Von Miller, the second overall pick from April's draft, gets the nod as the league's best rookie with an eye on the upcoming season.

Del Pilar's Digest: Running back sleepers

Posted Aug. 24, 2011 @ 10:56 p.m. ET
With people expecting big things from Ryan Mathews, Chargers RB Mike Tolbert has become tremendously undervalued and is a solid sleeper.

Rookie update: Where the first-year running backs stand

Posted Aug. 23, 2011 @ 1:04 a.m. ET
In the second of a series about rookies, William Del Pilar identifies the running backs who could be useful fantasy picks this season.

Saints RB Thomas: Odd man out or committee approach in 2011?

Posted Aug. 18, 2011 @ 11:03 p.m. ET
Will RB Pierre Thomas lose his spot in the Saints' backfield with first-round pick Mark Ingram now on the scene? We look at the position from a fantasy perspective.


Posted Dec. 17, 2012
Ingram ran 14 times for 90 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's win over Tampa Bay.||||||| The 90 yards were one shy of Ingram's career high.
Posted May 04, 2012
A person with knowledge of the surgery says Ingram underwent an arthroscopic procedure on his knee.||||||| The surgery was performed Thursday, the person says on condition of anonymity because the team has not announced it. The prognosis is for Ingram to return well before training camps open at the end of July. He gained 474 yards on 122 carries and scored five touchdowns rushing for the Saints last season.
Posted Dec. 18, 2011
The Saints have placed Ingram on injured reserve, ending his season.||||||| Ingram, who won the 2009 Heisman Trophy at Alabama, missed New Orleans' last four games because of a sprained toe on his left foot. Coach Sean Payton says the injury got worse during practice last week and basically ensured he wouldn't be able to catch up in time to contribute this season. Ingram carried 122 times for 474 yards and five touchdowns this season. His longest run was a 35-yard touchdown against the New York Giants on Nov. 28.
Posted Dec. 11, 2011
The Saints are sitting Ingram (toe0 for Sunday's game against the Titans.||||||| The rookie leads the Saints with 474 yards on 122 carries this season. He has five TDs.
Posted Oct. 28, 2011
Ingram has returned from a heel injury and will be active Sunday against Atlanta.||||||| Ingram leads the Saints with 329 yards and three touchdowns on 85 carries this season. As a result, the Saints will move running back Chris Ivory from the physically unable to perform list to the 53-man active roster, coach Sean Payton said Friday.