He was an undrafted rookie in 2009 but quickly rose to full-fledged superstardom by 2010 when he led the league in rushing yards, rushing touchdowns, scrimmage yards and total touchdowns. NFL footage © NFL Productions LLC. Every Sports Reference Social Media Account. We present them here for purely educational purposes. Subscribe to our Free Newsletter, This Month in Sports ReferenceFind out when we add a feature or make a change. © 2020 ESPN Internet Ventures. Do you have a blog? in San Diego, CA, College: The Dolphins listed Foster (hamstring) as limited on Thursday's practice estimation, Adam Beasley of the Miami Herald reports. NFL IS BACK! Are you a Stathead, too? At a very young age, Kingsbury began drawing up plays on napkins and whiteboards, and he has been expanding on his ideas ever since. With coach Adam Gase having indicated a preference to pare things down to one or two featured backs this weekend, Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald relays that Ajayi is expected to start at running back for the team Sunday. Foster was used sparingly in his return, and was mostly limited to watching as fellow Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi exploded for over 200 yards on the ground in a 30-15 win. With Foster out, Jay Ajayi, Kenyan Drake, Damien Williams and Isaiah Pead are available to handle the team's Week 5 rushing duties. Foster ended the day with 13 carries for 38 yards and three receptions for 62 yards. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. We'll confirm Foster's status in advance of Sunday's 1:00 ET kickoff, but it looks like the veteran back is poised to return to the Dolphins' lineup following a three-game absence. College: Tennessee (College Stats) Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 57 (1288th overall … Foster (hamstring) is inactive for Sunday's game against the Titans. All rights reserved. While teammate Jay Ajayi's 204-yard explosion stole the spotlight, Foster still isn't ready for a full workload, with coach Adam Gase saying it's clear he's a step slower than usual following his injury. Do you have a sports website? James Koh recaps all the week's news. He'll retire with 6,527 rushing yards, 2,346 receiving yards and 68 touchdowns in only 80 career games. Note that coach Adam Gase has indicated a preference to whittle things down to one or two featured backs in Week 5, with Ajayi perhaps representing the highest-percentage fantasy dart on that front. The Steelers have allowed 4.1 yards per carry and just 77 rushing yards per game, often forcing opponents to go pass-heavy while playing from behind. With the Dolphins not slated to practice Thursday due to the threat posed by Hurricane Matthew, Foster's next chance to practice won't arrive until Friday. However, we should know more after pregame warmups Sunday. It's never too early for informed coaching buzz, talk of buyout clauses, interim labels and coach-GM dysfunction. Find out more. Arian Foster . The 30-15 win over the Steelers stops whispers of a full-out tailspin in Miami. We have tools and resources that can help you use sports data. Bold denotes league leader. Foster (hamstring) practiced fully Wednesday. Site Last Updated: Tuesday, August 25, 6:52AM Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction? After starting the season a healthy scratch for disciplinary reasons, Ajayi notched another 200-yard rushing game to lead the Dolphins over the Bills. While Foster, who hasn't played since Sept. 18, hopes to suit up Sunday against the Steelers, per the Miami Herald, the running back wants to see how his hamstring responds to a week of practice before signing off on his Week 6 status. The veteran running back had practiced fully all week and will shed his injury designation for Sunday's Week 7 tilt. Check out the full report here. Some school's results have been altered by retroactive NCAA penalties.