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Toby Gerhart

Toby Gerhart - #32 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 231 lbs.
Birthday 03/28/1987
Birthplace Norco, CA
College Stanford
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 2nd round, 19th pick by Vikings


Att Yds TD
50 169 1

Vikings RB Peterson will not play in preseason

Posted Aug. 21, 2012 @ 1:35 p.m. ET
Vikings RB Adrian Peterson will not play in the preseason, head coach Leslie Frazier confirmed Tuesday.

Frazier envisions Vikings' backups filling bigger roles

Posted March 28, 2012 @ 6:36 p.m. ET
Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier believes many of the team’s needs can be filled internally.

Vikings' fantasy questions for the offseason

Posted Feb. 17, 2012 @ 10:52 a.m. ET
With the offseason upon us, fantasy football owners have some questions about the Vikings.

Vikings hint at needing RB insurance

Posted Jan. 29, 2012 @ 9:53 p.m. ET
Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said the team might need to draft a running back as insurance for Adrian Peterson and Toby Gerhart.

Vikings' Peterson eyes Week One return

Posted Jan. 14, 2012 @ 1:34 a.m. ET
In a public appearance this week, Vikings RB Adrian Peterson said he plans to be healthy and ready to go in Week One.

Vikings' Gerhart has torn MCL

Posted Jan. 04, 2012 @ 2:32 p.m. ET
The Vikings now have their top two running backs facing knee surgery this offseason with the news that Toby Gerhart has a torn MCL.

Five questions with Vikings correspondent Tom Pelissero

Posted Dec. 29, 2011 @ 2:57 p.m. ET
We posed five burning questions as the 3-12 Vikings head into their final game before an offseason full of questions.

Vikings stock report: Week 16

Posted Dec. 27, 2011 @ 12:44 a.m. ET
Here are three players up and three down from the Vikings' 33-26 Week 16 win over the Redskins.

Vikings players of the week: Week 15

Posted Dec. 19, 2011 @ 9:33 p.m. ET
Here are the offensive, defensive and special-teams players of the week from the Vikings' 42-20 loss to the Saints.

Vikings stock report: Week 15

Posted Dec. 19, 2011 @ 6:17 p.m. ET
Here is a look at three players whose stock went up in the 42-20 loss to the Saints, and three whose stock went down.

Vikings stock report: Week 13

Posted Dec. 05, 2011 @ 6:12 p.m. ET
Here are three stocks going up and three going down following the Vikings' 35-32 loss to the Broncos Sunday.

Gerhart needs to show he's real deal

Posted Dec. 03, 2011 @ 4:21 p.m. ET
Time may be running out for RB Toby Gerhart to show he can fill in for Adrian Peterson without the Vikings having a huge drop-off, according to NFC Whispers.

Peterson won't play Sunday

Posted Dec. 02, 2011 @ 3:08 p.m. ET
Vikings RB Adrian Peterson will not play Sunday against the Broncos, according to head coach Leslie Frazier.

Week 13 matchups to exploit or avoid

Posted Nov. 30, 2011 @ 11:25 a.m. ET
William Del Pilar studied the Week 13 matchups and warns you to avoid players like Anquan Boldin while exploiting Toby Gerhart and Jonathan Stewart.

Vikings stock report: Week 11

Posted Nov. 21, 2011 @ 6:48 p.m. ET
Here's who rising and sliding following the Vikings' 27-21 loss to the Raiders.


Posted Dec. 05, 2011
Gerhart had a career-high 91 yards on 21 carries in Sunday's 35-32 loss to visiting Denver.||||||| Gerhart had 44 yards on 17 carries during his previous start in Atlanta on Nov. 27.
Posted Dec. 21, 2010
Gerhart had 77 yards on 16 carries in his first career start, a 40-14 loss to Chicago on Monday night.||||||| With Adrian Peterson's status unknown, the rookie from Stanford might start again in this week's game against Philadelphia. He might be needed if the Vikings start rookie Joe Webb at quarterback.
Posted Nov. 30, 2010
Gerhart was given his first significant action last week at Washington. He carried the ball 22 times for 76 yards and a touchdown, the first of his career.||||||| Gerhart could get more time this week, with Peterson's status uncertain for Sunday's game against Buffalo.
Posted Nov. 29, 2010
With Adrian Peterson on the sidelines, Gerhart rushed for 76 yards and a touchdown on 22 carries during Sunday's 17-13 win over Washington.||||||| If Peterson is forced to miss any action, Gerhart could be in line for another big game against Buffalo in Week 13. The Bills are allowing 167.4 yards per game on the ground.