RB Marlon Mack - Indianapolis Colts
|5-11, 213||Born: 3-7-1996||College: South Florida||Drafted: Round 4|
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Recent Stats and Projections
Recent Game Summaries
2017 Week 17 vs HOU (7 / 28 / 1 rush, 3 / 2 / 10 / 0 rec)
Mack was contained on some of his runs, but he showed some tackle breaking ability to complement his speed and moves on a red zone run that included a stiffarm of Jadeveon Clowney. Mack had the help of his teammates on his touchdown, when they pushed him in a la a rugby scrum. Later, Clowney laid a lick on Mack in repayment, but Mack sprung up from the hit. He ran stronger than he had earlier this year and should have a bigger role in 2018.
2017 Week 16 vs BAL (4 / 17 / 0 rush, 2 / 2 / 37 / 0 rec)
Mack actually had a good inside run to start his day, and he broke tackles on more than one touch in an uncharacteristic development. Mack did lose a yard on a run when he tried to get outside and couldn't get the corner, but he also took a short pass all the way into the red zone with good speed and yardage after contact, which set up a Colts field goal.
2017 Week 15 vs DEN (6 / 14 / 0 rush, 1 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
Marlon Mack continues to play second fiddle to Frank Gore and saw no involvement in the passing game against the Broncos.
2017 Week 14 vs BUF (7 / 23 / 0 rush, 3 / 2 / 21 / 0 rec)
Marlon Mack jumped over a defender at the line of scrimmage and burst into the open field for 20 yards on his first carry. Mack took a check down in the flat for an 11 yard gain showing off his speed in the snow. Mack caught another dump off in the flat and picked up 10 more yards.
2017 Week 13 vs JAX (6 / 46 / 0 rush, 2 / 1 / 8 / 0 rec)
Marlon Mack made his way through a tiny hole and exploded into the Jaguars' secondary for 25 yards. Mack took a backseat to Frank Gore but showed his explosive play making ability in his limited touches.
2017 Week 12 vs TEN (4 / 11 / 0 rush, 2 / 2 / 20 / 0 rec)
Marlon Mack picked up 4 yards on a swing pass out of the backfield. Mack bobbled the catch or may have gained more yardage. Mack showed off his speed and quickness picking up 16 yards on a screen pass. Marlon Mack dropped a pitch from Brissett as he appeared to have his eyes on defenders closing in on him. The fumble was recovered by the Titans deep in Colts territory.
2017 Week 10 vs PIT (7 / 7 / 0 rush, 4 / 2 / 19 / 0 rec)
Marlon Mack played well in his limited opportunities. Mack was hit and dropped 4 yards deep in the backfield on his first carry. Mack was again hit in the backfield on his second carry but spun away, reversed fields, and managed an 8 yard gain. Mack broke two tackles along the sideline on a check down from Brissett for 11 yards and a 3rd down conversion. Mack lined up in the slot and dropped a slant with two defenders closing in. Mack made an 8 yard catch on a check down to convert another 3rd down.
2017 Week 9 vs HOU (9 / 29 / 0 rush, 0 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
Marlon Mack was bottled up on the majority of his carries and was not utilized as a receiver. Mack looked smooth getting up field on an 11 yard carry off right tackle. The Colts appear to still prefer Gore as their every down back but they featured Mack inside the red zone.
2017 Week 8 vs CIN (11 / 27 / 0 rush, 5 / 3 / 36 / 1 rec)
Marlon Mack played a complementary role to Frank Gore and finished the game as the Colts second leading receiver. Mack produced mixed results on his carries but showed his game breaking speed in space. Mack got a nice block on a screen pass and out raced angles defenders had on him with pure speed for a 24 yard touchdown.
2017 Week 7 vs JAX (5 / 26 / 0 rush, 6 / 4 / 40 / 0 rec)
Marlon Mack saw more snaps and the same number of touches as Frank Gore. Mack got a nice block from Kamar Aiken and burst for 14 yards on his first carry of the game. Mack was targeted in the passing game 4 times resulting in a loss of 2 yards, a gain of 7 and two drops. Mack broke a big play on his fifth target making a man miss in tight quarters before accelerating past a host of defenders and ducking out of bounds after 34 yards.
2017 Week 6 vs TEN (2 / 18 / 0 rush, 2 / 0 / 0 / 0 rec)
Marlon Mack made an unblocked defender miss in the backfield and made a man miss in the hole on his 22 yard run. Mack attempted to bounce his second carry outside but was tripped up and lost 4 yards. The Colts ran a read option play with Brissett and Mack but Brissett decided to keep the ball. Mack dropped an easy catch in the flat with a defender closing in.
2017 Week 5 vs SF (9 / 91 / 1 rush, 1 / 1 / 2 / 0 rec)
Marlon Mack showed off his explosive play making ability. Mack beat a defender to the edge with speed on his first carry for a gain of 9. Mack showed the ability to break angles and avoid would be tacklers with pure speed on consecutive carries. First Mack gained the edge and picked up 11. Then Mack bounced an inside run outside and outraced several defenders to the edge for a 22 yard touchdown. On 3rd and 15 Mack out ran 3 defenders to the sideline and dove for a gain of 16 that was initially ruled a touchdown but reversed upon review. Mack ripped a 35 yard run again gaining the edge and simply outrunning everyone to set up the Colts game winning field goal.
2017 Week 1 vs LAR (10 / 24 / 1 rush, 1 / 1 / 21 / 0 rec)
Marlon Mack showed his playmaking ability and that he will have a role in this offense going forward. The Colts got Mack involved early as receiver and featured him as a runner inside the Rams 5 yardline. Mack was knocked out of bounds at the 1 yard line after gaining 21 yards on a simple check down from Tolzien. Mack showed impressive burst on the play. Mack received 2 carries from inside the 5 yard line the following two plays but could not find the end zone. Mack got the edge thanks to a nice block from Donte Moncrief and ran down the sideline for 24 yards. Marlon Mack got another opportunity to score from inside the 5 yard line and took advantage with a 3 yard touchdown. The ensuing offensive play Mack got stood up in the backfield and was stripped. The fumble went into the Colts end zone but was recovered by Jacoby Brissett for a safety.
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