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Tyrell
Sutton
#20 Running Back
Tyrell
Sutton
#20 Running Back
Height 5'8
Weight 213 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1986-12-19 (31)
Born Akron, OH
School Northwestern
INT / NAT INT
Rushes 86
Yards 417
Touchdowns 1
Average 4.85

Transactions

2018 : Signed a one-year contract extension with the Alouettes on Jan. 8 
2014: Signed a contract extension with the Alouettes on Dec. 9
2013: Signed with the Alouettes June 16.
2012: Released by the Seattle Seahawks Aug. 26
2012: Signed with the Seattle Seahawks Jan. 4
2011: Released by the Carolina Panthers Sept. 3
2009: Signed with the Carolina Panthers Sept. 6
2009: Released by the Green Bay Packers Sept. 5.
2009: Signed with the Green Bay Packers May 1st

Career

2017: Montreal Alouettes

2016: Montreal Alouettes
Atfer an exceptionnal 2015 season where he dominated the CFL with 1,509 rushing yards and 1,393 combined yards, Sutton saw limited action last year, playing in only seven games because of injuries.

2015: Montreal Alouettes
In his third year with the Alouettes, Sutton dominated the CFL with 1,059 rushing yards and 1,393 all-purpose yards in only fifteen games. For the first time in his career, he was an East Division All-Star selection. Sutton led the Alouettes in scoring with seven touchdowns, five on rushing plays and two on receptions.

2014: Montreal Alouettes
In his second season in the CFL defending the Alouettes’ colours, Sutton formed one of the most dynamic running backs duet in the League with Brandon Whitaker. After missing the first six games of the season due to a foot injury, Sutton recorded 500 rushing yards and a touchdown in 10 regular season games. On 96 carries, he maintained an average of 5.2 yards. He added 190 receiving yards in 15 passes caught. He had his best outing of the season on November 2 when he helped the Alouettes clinch a playoff berth for a nineteenth consecutive year scoring a touchdown and adding 135 rushing yards on 23 races.

2013: Montreal Alouettes
Scored his first CFL major on a seven-yard TD run in a convincing 47-24 win over the Edmonton Eskimos in Week 15. He scored his second career CFL TD the following week in Montreal against Winnipeg. He got his first career CFL start on October 20 against Hamilton, carrying the ball 13 times for 84 yards and a touchdown while hauling in four passes for an additional 37 yards out of the backfield.

2012: Seattle Seahawks

2009 – 2011: Carolina Panthers

College: Sutton led all active running backs for the most receiving yards par game with 31,1 and for the most receptions per game with 3.7. Was the 2nd all-time in school history in the career rushing yards category with 3886. Was a touchdown short from the school record.

Personal

He was invited to the NFL combine and later signed with the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He has also played for the Carolina Panthers and the Seattle Seahawks. He lives in Montreal and took part of the Together at School with the Alouettes program for the second straight year.

Honours & Milestones

Milestones:
1st start: 20-10-2013 vs HAM
1st rushing touchdown: 5-10-2013 @ EDM
1st reception: 08-08-2013 vs TOR

In one game:
Receptions: 6 | 01-11-2015 vs EDM
Receiving yards: 90 | 22-08-2014 @ WPG
Rushing yards: 139 | 08-11-2015 vs SSK

Honours:
CFL All-Star: 2015
East Division All-Star: 2015
CFLPA All-Star: 2015
Big Ten co-MVP of the season: 2006
Big Ten Player of the Week: Sept. 2005, Oct. 2006
All-Big Ten second-team returnee: 2006
Big Ten Feshman of the year: 2005

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Seasons

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2013
MTL 12 55 342 3 6.2 20
2014
MTL 12 96 500 1 5.2 24
2015
MTL 15 180 1059 5 5.9 54
2016
MTL 7 74 412 0 5.6 27
2017
MTL 14 152 843 5 5.5 43
2018
MTL 9 86 417 1 4.8 44
Total
69 643 3573 15 5.6 54

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2013
MTL 12 14 156 - 0 11.1 29
2014
MTL 12 15 190 - 0 12.7 71
2015
MTL 15 43 334 - 2 7.8 22
2016
MTL 7 27 206 177 0 7.6 20
2017
MTL 14 44 312 278 1 7.1 18
2018
MTL 9 30 309 265 0 10.3 45
Total
69 173 1507 720 3 8.7 71

Kickoff Returns

YEAR TEAM GP KOR YDS AVG LG TD
2013
MTL 12 15 297 19.8 26 0
2014
MTL 12 11 212 19.3 28 0
2015
MTL 15 0 0 0 0 0
2016
MTL 7 0 0 0 0 0
2017
MTL 14 2 56 28 32 0
2018
MTL 9 0 0 0 0 0
Total
69 28 565 20.2 32 0

Game Log

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-16
1 BC 15 65 0 4.3 9
06-22
2 WPG 4 53 0 13.3 44
06-30
3 SSK 11 20 0 1.8 7
07-06
4 OTT 11 41 1 3.7 9
07-21
6 CGY 10 44 0 4.4 12
07-26
7 EDM 7 39 0 5.6 11
08-03
8 HAM 9 61 0 6.8 17
08-11
9 OTT 10 63 0 6.3 17
08-18
10 EDM 9 31 0 3.4 9
Total
86 417 1 5.5 135

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC YDS TD AVG LG
06-16
1 BC 5 31 0 6.2 13
06-22
2 WPG 3 28 0 9.3 12
06-30
3 SSK 4 18 0 4.5 11
07-06
4 OTT 3 54 0 18.0 24
07-21
6 CGY 6 52 0 8.7 23
07-26
7 EDM 4 82 0 20.5 45
08-03
8 HAM 1 8 0 8.0 8
08-11
9 OTT 3 25 0 8.3 12
08-18
10 EDM 1 11 0 11.0 11
Total
30 309 0 10.5 159

Kickoff Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
06-16
1 BC 0 0 0 0 0
06-22
2 WPG 0 0 0 0 0
06-30
3 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
07-06
4 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
07-21
6 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
07-26
7 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
08-03
8 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
08-11
9 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
08-18
10 EDM 0 0 0 0 0
Total
0 0 0.0 0 0