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Herron Outshines Trent Richardson In Week 15

Colts running back Dan Herron had another decent day at the office.Fantasy Spin:Herron rushed for 60 yards on 11 carries as he again outproduced the former first-round pick Trent Richardson. Herron added two catches and 12 yards in the passing game. He is a decent FLEX play moving forward.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Dan Herron expected to be primary back for Colts

Finally the Colts appear to be moving away from the idea that Trent Richardson offers anything to the offense. Dan Herron will start again in Sunday’s road game against the Browns and team sources have told ESPN’s Josina Anderson that he will have a big role in the Week 14 game in Cleveland. Herron has hit the holes hard since being given the ball but has been held back by fumbles...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts' Herron Brings Much Needed Boom

It’s all about speed.In a league that’s full of some of the fastest athletes on the planet, that split second of speed can make the difference between a one yard gain and a 40 yard one.That’s the main difference between Dan “Boom” Herron and Trent Richardson.Richardson has been a complete failure on the field for the Colts. This won’t be a Richardson bashing article,...
Via Pro Football Spot
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Dan Herron takes over as Colts top back, earns praise from Pagano

The Colts running game has found its Boom factor in the form of former Ohio State running back Dan Herron. With Ahmad Bradshaw again lost for the season and Trent Richardson looking nothing like the back the Colts envisioned him being when they traded for him last year the door had been left open for someone to take the job. Herron got his second straight start on Sunday when the...
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts will continue to start Dan Herron at running back

Getty Images The Colts will continue to trot running back Dan Herron out as their starter in place of Trent Richardson. Herron has grown a small following due to his “Boom” nickname and the fact that he is someone not named Trent Richardson. Numerous Colts beat writers say that Herron will be given the start while head coach Chuck Pagano only said he “may” start on Sunday...
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football: Dan Herron Among Week 13 Waiver Wire Pickups

It wasn’t too long ago that NFL backfields seemed a bit less cluttered. From Shaun Alexander (remember him?) to LaDainian Tomlinson, from Maurice Jones-Drew to Adrian Peterson, bell-cow backs once shouldered the load for their offenses — and your fantasy team — en route to monster numbers. Of course, plenty of teams still operate with a featured back in today’s NFL. Yet...
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts could ride Dan Herron today, inactives against Jaguars

Getty Images With Ahmad Bradshaw done for the season the backfield in Indianapolis has even more questions. Trent Richardson continues to disappoint following a trade last year as the Colts attempted to claim Ben Tate off waivers earlier this week to replace him. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Sunday NFL Countdown that the Colts could increase the plays of Dan Herron going...
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Herron Promoted To Number 2 RB On Colts Depth Chart

With the injury to Ahmad Bradshaw, Dan Herron moves up to the No. 2 running back spot behind Trent Richardson.Fantasy Spin:Considering how disappointing Richardson continues to be, don't be surprised if Herron gets up to 10 touches a game.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Dan Herron fantasy – Ahmad Bradshaw suffers ankle injury

The Indianapolis Colts lost an important conference game to the New England Patriots on Sunday, but that may not have been the worst thing that happened to Chuck Pagano’s team. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Ahmad Bradshaw suffered a broken ankle during the loss. The veteran running back was seen limping to the locker room...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Stock Watch: Dan “Boom” Herron

NFL Stock Watch Dan “Boom” Herron To be dubbed with the nickname “Boom” there has to be some significant meaning to it. Running back Dan Herron has owned every bit of that nickname dating back to high school. It has been said that he runs with such deliberate power that he often lays the hit on the defenders trying to tackle him. The name “Boom” has stuck with him ever...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

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