Dolphins RB Jay Ajayi could see 350 carries in 2017
- Dolphins head coach Adam Gase recently suggested that running back Jay Ajayi could see as many as 350 carries in 2017.
- After playing just 164 snaps as a rookie, Ajayi had a monster sophomore season in 2016. His 84.9 overall grade ranked third out of 62 eligible RBs.
- Ajayi ranked first in PFF’s elusive rating metric, at 76.0. He forced 58 missed tackles on carries while gaining 3.46 yards after contact, both marks also ranking first.
- In 2016, Ajayi carried the ball just 260 times while only playing 624 of the 961 offensive snaps he was available for.