Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman

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Freeman lands on NFL's Top 100 Players list

May 15, 2018 - 9:47 am

Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman landed at No. 70 on the Top 100 Players of 2018 list, the NFL announced Monday.

The four-year veteran rusher averaged 4.4 yards per carry last season and scored seven rushing touchdowns. he also hauled in 36 passes for 317 yards and a touchdown on the receiving side. In four seasons, Freeman's scored 30 rushing touchdowns and twice (2015 & 2016) eclipsed 1,000 yards rushing in a season.

Freeman is the first Falcons player to land on the list. Last season he was ranked 41 on the top 100 list.