This is a 2019 photo of Michael Burton of the New Orleans Saints football team. This image reflects the New Orleans Saints roster as of June 3, 2019 when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Michael Burton

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#32

Experience: 8 years

Height: 6-0

Age: 30

Weight: 240 lbs

College: Rutgers

2022 SEASON

  • CAR
    4
  • YDS
    7
  • AVG
    1.75
  • TDS
    0
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Career Stats

RBFB Career

SEASONTEAMGGSATTYDSAVGTDRECYDSAVGLNGTDFUMLOST
2015Detroit Lions167420.506396.5121
2016Detroit Lions1500000
2017Chicago Bears163492.2028480
2018Chicago Bears8116660
2019Washington Commanders1020000
2020New Orleans Saints1547182.604287120
2021Kansas City Chiefs1608263.2133110.3200
2022Kansas City Chiefs100471.802115.590
TOTAL1061727622.31181234.920100

Biography

CAREER – Burton was first signed by the New Orleans Saints after participating in the 2019 rookie minicamp on a tryout basis, and after spending the preseason with the club, played in ten games with two starts for Washington, recording three special teams stops. He now returns to New Orleans to compete for the starting fullback position left vacant by the retired Zach Line. Originally selected by the Detroit Lions in the fifth round (168th overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft out of Rutgers, the New Jersey native enters 2020 having played 65 career games with 13 starts over five seasons with Detroit (2015-16), Chicago (2017-18) and Washington (2019), and has carried eight times for 11 yards, as well as adding nine receptions for 53 yards and one touchdown and nine special teams tackles in his career.

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