The Los Angeles Rams have agreed to terms with Running Back ROYCE FREEMAN, the team announced today.
August 3, 2023
Freeman has appeared in 65 career regular season games (nine starts) during his time with the Denver Broncos (2018-20) and Houston Texans (2021-22). He has registered 394 rushes for 1,473 yards and eight touchdowns along with 85 receptions for 519 yards and one touchdown during his five-year NFL career. Freeman was selected by the Broncos in the third round (71st overall) of the 2018 NFL Draft.
He played collegiately at the University of Oregon (2014-17) where he appeared in 51 contests and registered 947 carries for 5,621 yards and 60 touchdowns. He also hauled in 79 receptions for 814 yards and four touchdowns. Freeman averaged 110.2 rushing yards per game and is the program's all-time leader in rushing yards, rushing touchdowns, all-purpose yards, total touchdowns, points scored, 100-yard games, and carries. He became the first player in program history to eclipse 6,000 career all-purpose yards and the Pac-12's all-time leading rusher in 2017. He ranks eighth in college football history in career rushing yards, 12th in college football history in rushing touchdowns, and set a Pac-12 record with 64 total touchdowns.
He was a Second-Team All-Conference selection (2017), a two-time Maxwell Award Semifinalist for the National Player of the Year (2015, 2017), a Doak Walker Award Semifinalist for the nation's top running back (2017), a First-Team Pac-12 All-Conference honoree as voted on by the coaches (2015), and the Pac-12 Freshman Offensive Player of the Year (2014).