Dominic Rhodes

 # 33 RB
Height:
5-9
Weight:
205
College:
Midwestern State
Age:
31

PRO CAREER: Rhodes played six seasons for the Colts (2001-06, 2008) rushing for 2,812 and 25 touchdowns on 702 carries.  Adept as a pass receiver, he also caught 136 passes for 951 yards and four more scores.In Super Bowl XLI, he rushed for a game-high 113 yards, and scoring on a one-yard run as the Colts capped off a 15-4 season in winning the second championship in franchise history.  During the championship season, Rhodes was the team’s leading rusher in the post-season with 306 yards in a back-up role. After helping the Colts to the Super Bowl, Rhodes left Indianapolis for Oakland.  With the Raiders, he made two starts – rushing for 115 yards against Jacksonville and tallying 112 yards on the ground and 42 yards receiving against San Diego.  For the season, he had 684 all-purpose yards in 10 games.

 

He returned to the Colts in 2008, rushing for 538 yards and scoring six touchdowns in a back-up role.  For his NFL career, Rhodes has amassed 7,257 all-purpose yards and 32 career touchdowns.  Those totals include 3,114 rushing yards with 26 touchdowns.  Rhodes had eight NFL games with 100 or more yards rushing.

 

COLLEGE: Rhodes was a former standout at Midwestern University, where he set a school career record with 2,541 rushing yards and 29 touchdowns in just two seasons of play.  He was also a JuCO All-America selection at Tyler Junior College. 

 

PERSONAL: A native of Abilene Cooper High School in Waco, TX, Rhodes rushed for 2,193 yards and 35 touchdowns as a senior.  He was also a state finalist in both the 100-meter and 200-meter dashes at the Texas State High School Track Championships.

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