Rex Burkhead

RB, Houston Texans

Height 5'10" Weight 215
DOB 1990-07-02 Age 32.1
College Nebraska

2022 Fantasy Rankings

RB # 68 (Tier 8)
ADP (12-team PPR): 15.03, 249th

Position Rankings

RankNameByeAgeADP1PPG2Comment
Tier 8
66Kenyan Drake, LV628.514.018.5
67Damien Williams, ATL1430.315.035.1
68Rex Burkhead, HOU632.115.037.5
69Dontrell Hilliard, TEN627.415.0810.7
70D'Ernest Johnson, CLE926.415.028.7
1 Fantasy Football Calculator (12-team PPR)
2 2021 season, PPR scoring

Fantasy News Last 90 Days

  • Marlon Mack, Rex Burkhead Listed As Co-Starters On Depth Chart

    Houston Texans running backs Marlon Mack and Rex Burkhead are listed as co-starters at running back on the team's first unofficial depth chart of training camp. They are followed by rookie Dameon Pierce, Royce Freeman, Dare Ogunbowale and Darius Anderson. Coming off a serious Achilles injury that limited him to seven games the last two seasons with the Indianapolis Colts, the 26-year-old Mack figures to lead Houston's backfield to begin the 2022 season. However, this could be a frustrating backfield to predict early on, and Pierce has the goods to become the starter by season's end in an offense run by quarterback Davis Mills. If you're betting on anyone as a last-round RB for depth, Pierce is probably the best low-cost investment with the most upside.

    Aug 9 · Source via Texans Rex Burkhead Marlon Mack
  • Latest On Texans' Running Backs Room

    The Texans finished the 2021 NFL season ranked dead-last in rushing yards, rushing touchdowns, and rushing yards per carry. Houston has made some moves to address the position and the room will look fairly different at camp this summer.  Last year saw four Texans’ running backs start games. Three of those running backs are no […]

    Jun 4 · Pro Football Rumors Texans Darius Anderson Rex Burkhead Royce Freeman Marlon Mack Dare Ogunbowale Dameon Pierce nfl draft
  • Running Back Stats

    SeasonTeamGFPtsFP/GSnpSnp%MS%Opp/GRuAttRuYdRuAvgRuTDTgtRecReYdReAvgReTDFL
    2014CIN417.14.33111.47.04.89273.001107497.000
    2015CIN1220.81.7587.32.41.6441.0001510949.411
    2016CIN969.47.723732.112.710.4743444.65220171458.501
    2017NE10114.811.519627.714.110.0642644.13536302548.530
    2018NE844.75.615127.814.29.6571863.26020141319.411
    2019NE1389.66.926528.911.27.9653024.653382727910.301
    2020NE1095.19.526940.615.110.0672744.09333251927.730
    2021HOU1491.86.636340.917.511.11224273.50332251867.400

    2021

    WkVsScoreFPtsSnpSnp%MS%OppRuAttRuYdRuAvgRuTDTgtRecReYdReAvgReTDFL
    1JACW 37-211.11012.82.6200-02166.000
    3CARL 9-241.0814.51.8100-01155.000
    4@BUFL 0-40-0.136.42.111-1-1.000000-00
    6@INDL 3-310.056.71.3100-0100-00
    8LARL 22-3812.33050.015.094215.25143279.000
    9@MIAL 9-170.92130.42.92294.500000-00
    11@TENW 22-134.02742.228.11818402.220000-00
    12NYJL 14-216.93561.426.31512272.25033279.000
    13INDL 0-315.02446.219.2108303.750211515.000
    14SEAL 13-338.63644.418.51511403.64044266.500
    15@JACW 30-165.23864.432.21916412.5603166.000
    16LACW 41-2927.94261.835.324221496.7722200.000
    17@SFL 7-2310.94465.732.82216472.94066325.300
    18TENL 25-288.14071.428.61612242.000434214.000

    Touchdown Distances
    Rushing: 1, 25, 1

    2020

    WkVsScoreFPtsSnpSnp%MS%OppRuAttRuYdRuAvgRuTDTgtRecReYdReAvgReTDFL
    1MIAW 21-113.21929.710.977324.570000-00
    2@SEAL 30-356.95170.816.712620.330644711.800
    3LVW 36-2031.33246.423.2166498.172107497.010
    4@KCL 10-265.52634.716.01211454.0901155.000
    6DENL 12-181.41831.68.855142.800000-00
    7SFL 6-336.22548.115.484123.000433511.700
    8@BUFL 21-243.63249.210.876264.3301155.000
    9@NYJW 30-2714.23442.018.51512564.67133113.700
    10BALW 23-1720.62034.519.0116315.17054358.820
    11@HOUL 20-272.21217.410.17471.7503252.500

    Touchdown Distances
    Rushing: 5, 2, 1
    Receiving: 11, 7, 24

    2019

    WkVsScoreFPtsSnpSnp%MS%OppRuAttRuYdRuAvgRuTDTgtRecReYdReAvgReTDFL
    1PITW 33-311.03245.722.9168445.50085418.200
    2@MIAW 43-07.81723.69.775214.200224723.500
    3NYJW 30-1415.95774.023.41811474.27176223.700
    4@BUFW 16-101.21218.51.5100-01177.000
    8CLEW 27-131.81318.85.84341.3301199.000
    9@BALL 20-373.92435.89.064184.500211616.000
    11@PHIW 17-105.82128.410.885142.800323417.000
    12DALW 13-92.71521.410.07231.50052147.000
    13@HOUL 22-281.544.64.643155.000100-00
    14KCL 16-231.51826.911.987152.140100-00
    15@CINW 34-1312.92030.812.386538.8312263.000
    16BUFW 24-1717.71926.012.395204.001447719.301
    17MIAL 24-275.91321.311.576488.0001166.000
    WCTENL 13-205.11118.09.86341.330333210.700

    Touchdown Distances
    Rushing: 2, 33, 1

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