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Inside the Numbers: Montee Ball

Posted Apr 30, 2013

A look at some noteworthy statistics about the Broncos’ second-round pick.

2
Earned All-America honors as a junior and senior and also earned the Ameche-Dayne Big Ten Running Back of the Year Award those same years.

3
Became the first player in Big Ten history to lead the league in scoring in three consecutive seasons since Tom Harmon of Michigan (1938-40).

5
Had a streak of five games with at least three rushing touchdowns, which tied an NCAA record.

10
Topped 100 yards 10 times in 2012 and 2011, tying a school record.

39
Scored 39 touchdowns as a junior, which tied Barry Sanders' NCAA season record.

58
Selected with the 58th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.

83
Set an NCAA record with 83 total touchdowns.

104.9
Averaged 104.9 rushing yards per game.

356
Carried the ball 356 times as a senior, which set a school sing-elseason record and came in seventh in Big Ten annals.

500
Scored 500 points to set an NCAA record.

5,140
Finished his career with 5,140 rushing yards, becoming the 17th player in NCAA FBS history to top the 5,000-yard rushing mark.