Players

Phillip Tanner
RB #25
Height:
5-10
Weight:
208
College:
Middle Tennessee State
Hometown:
Dallas, TX
Experience:
4
Rushing
YearTeamGAttAtt/GYdsAvgYds/GTDLng1st1st%20+40+FUM
TOTAL 39 56 1.4 149 2.7 3.8 2 17 10 17.9 0 0 1
2013 DAL 16 9 0.6 12 1.3 0.8 1 9 2 22.2 0 0 1
2012 DAL 14 25 1.8 61 2.4 4.4 0 9 3 12 0 0 0
2011 DAL 9 22 2.4 76 3.5 8.4 1 17 5 22.7 0 0 0
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 39 9 93 10.3 2.4 17 0 0 0 6 0
2013 DAL 16 3 33 11 2.1 17 0 0 0 1 0
2012 DAL 14 4 41 10.3 2.9 15 0 0 0 3 0
2011 DAL 9 2 19 9.5 2.1 11 0 0 0 2 0
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 39 17 9 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2013 DAL 16 5 3 2 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 DAL 14 10 6 4 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 DAL 9 2 0 2 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
Fumbles
YearTeamGFUMLostFFOWN FROPP FROWN YDSOPP YDSTDOOBSftyTB
TOTAL 39 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 DAL 16 1 0 0 -- -- -- -- 0 0 0 0
2012 DAL 14 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 DAL 9 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 -- -- --

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Signed by the Colts as a free agent on July 29, 2014.
  • Signed by the Dallas Cowboys as an undrafted free agent on July 28, 2011.

 

2013 (COWBOYS):

  • Played in all 16 games and totaled nine rushes for 12 yards and a touchdown while adding three receptions for 33 yards.
  • Tied a career-high with nine special teams tackles.

 

2012 (COWBOYS):

  • Saw action in 14 games, rushing for 61 yards on 25 carries and catching a career-high four passes for 41 yards.
  • Finished with nine special teams stops.

 

2011 (COWBOYS):

  • Totaled 22 rushes for 76 yards and a touchdown while adding two receptions for 19 in nine games played.
  • Posted three special teams tackles.
  • Was placed on Injured Reserve after suffering a hamstring injury against Arizona (12/4).

 

COLLEGE:

  • Finished his collegiate career at Middle Tennessee State with 430 carries for 2,024 yards (4.7 avg.) and 33 touchdowns.
  • Voted CoSIDA and ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District four times (2007-2010).
  • Named to the 2009 Doak Walker Watch List and was the winner of the Dr. James Walker Junior Academic Award.
  • Started all 13 games in 2010, rushing for 928 yards and 13 touchdowns on 160 attempts (5.8 avg.) and catching 21 passes for 194 yards.
  • Started in two games in 2009 and rushed for 83 yards before redshirting for the season after suffering a bone contusion in his knee.
  • In 2008, competed in 12 games (four starts) and led the team in rushing with 714 yards and a team-best 15 rushing touchdowns. Also caught 13 passes for 135 yards.
  • Saw action in nine games (one start) in 2007 and rushed 64 times for 299 yards and four touchdowns while catching six passes for 119 yards.
  • As a true freshman, played on special teams and as a nickel back on defense in all 13 games, totaling 16 tackles and 1.0 sack. Contributed with nine kickoffs for 197 yards and a long of 51 yards (21.9 avg.).
  • Competed on Middle Tennessee’s track and field team as a member of the outdoor 4x100 meter relay team.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Justin F. Kimball High School in Dallas where he collected 4,275 yards and 76 touchdowns during his career.
  • As a senior, rushed for 1,705 yards and had 29 touchdowns.
  • Lettered in track all four years as he qualified for the regionals in the 100 meters as a sophomore, junior and senior.
  • Majored in recreation management at Middle Tennessee State.
  • A native of Dallas.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS:

  • Signed by the Colts as a free agent on July 29, 2014.
  • Signed by the Dallas Cowboys as an undrafted free agent on July 28, 2011.

 

2013 (COWBOYS):

  • Played in all 16 games and totaled nine rushes for 12 yards and a touchdown while adding three receptions for 33 yards.
  • Tied a career-high with nine special teams tackles.

 

2012 (COWBOYS):

  • Saw action in 14 games, rushing for 61 yards on 25 carries and catching a career-high four passes for 41 yards.
  • Finished with nine special teams stops.

 

2011 (COWBOYS):

  • Totaled 22 rushes for 76 yards and a touchdown while adding two receptions for 19 in nine games played.
  • Posted three special teams tackles.
  • Was placed on Injured Reserve after suffering a hamstring injury against Arizona (12/4).

 

COLLEGE:

  • Finished his collegiate career at Middle Tennessee State with 430 carries for 2,024 yards (4.7 avg.) and 33 touchdowns.
  • Voted CoSIDA and ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District four times (2007-2010).
  • Named to the 2009 Doak Walker Watch List and was the winner of the Dr. James Walker Junior Academic Award.
  • Started all 13 games in 2010, rushing for 928 yards and 13 touchdowns on 160 attempts (5.8 avg.) and catching 21 passes for 194 yards.
  • Started in two games in 2009 and rushed for 83 yards before redshirting for the season after suffering a bone contusion in his knee.
  • In 2008, competed in 12 games (four starts) and led the team in rushing with 714 yards and a team-best 15 rushing touchdowns. Also caught 13 passes for 135 yards.
  • Saw action in nine games (one start) in 2007 and rushed 64 times for 299 yards and four touchdowns while catching six passes for 119 yards.
  • As a true freshman, played on special teams and as a nickel back on defense in all 13 games, totaling 16 tackles and 1.0 sack. Contributed with nine kickoffs for 197 yards and a long of 51 yards (21.9 avg.).
  • Competed on Middle Tennessee’s track and field team as a member of the outdoor 4x100 meter relay team.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Justin F. Kimball High School in Dallas where he collected 4,275 yards and 76 touchdowns during his career.
  • As a senior, rushed for 1,705 yards and had 29 touchdowns.
  • Lettered in track all four years as he qualified for the regionals in the 100 meters as a sophomore, junior and senior.
  • Majored in recreation management at Middle Tennessee State.
  • A native of Dallas.