Rodney Anderson
Rodney Anderson
23-Year-Old Running BackRB
Cincinnati Bengals
IR
Injury Knee - ACL
2019 Fantasy Outlook
Anderson once was thought to have the talent to be an early-round pick, but suffered three major injuries while at Oklahoma, including a torn ACL in September that forced him to miss all but two games in 2018. He demonstrated his considerable talent in 2017, rushing for 1,161 yards and 13 touchdowns on 188 carries, while scoring five more touchdowns through the air. Because of his injuries, Anderson fell to the supplemental round of the sixth round. It's not certain that he'll be ready for Week 1, and even if he is ready he'll be behind Joe Mixon and Giovani Bernard, and maybe even Trayveon Williams. He's a big wildcard for the Bengals that could pay off with a full recovery, but that payoff probably won't occur in 2019. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a four-year, $2.65 million contract with the Bengals in May of 2019.
Placed on IR
RBCincinnati Bengals
Knee - ACL
August 31, 2019
Anderson (knee) has been placed on injured reserve after suffering a torn ACL.
ANALYSIS
Anderson was looking at a depth running back role on the Bengals' active roster before his knee injury. He'll now be out for the season and will set his sights on recovering for 2020. His injury means that Trayveon Williams will be the final back on Cincinnati's active roster behind Joe Mixon and Giovani Bernard.
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Overall QB Rating Against
87.7
 
Cornerbacks
82.9
 
Safeties
111.4
 
Linebackers
75.7
 
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
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Height
6' 0"
 
Weight
224 lbs
 
Bench Press
25 reps
 
Hand Length
9.75 in
 
Arm Length
30.75 in
 
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Confirmed with ACL tear
RBCincinnati Bengals
Knee
August 30, 2019
Anderson's injury has been confirmed as a torn ACL in his right knee, Jay Morrison of The Athletic reports.
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Possibly suffers another ACL tear
RBCincinnati Bengals
Knee
August 30, 2019
The Bengals believe Anderson (knee) suffered another ACL tear, Tom Pelissero of NFL.com reports.
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Injures right knee
RBCincinnati Bengals
Knee
August 29, 2019
Anderson won't return to Thursday's preseason game against the Colts due to a right knee injury, Jay Morrison of The Athletic reports.
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Mixed bag in NFL debut
RBCincinnati Bengals
August 22, 2019
Anderson (knee) made his NFL debut in Thursday's 25-23 preseason loss to the Giants, gaining seven yards on eight carries and catching all four of his targets for 51 yards.
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Sitting out second preseason game
RBCincinnati Bengals
Knee - ACL
August 13, 2019
Anderson (knee) won't play in Thursday's preseason game against Washington, but he will play the following week against the Giants, Jay Morrison of The Athletic reports.
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