AskBiography Logo   Latest News  Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on Google Buzz  Became Fan - Facebook  Subscribe to RSSRSS   Bookmark and Share

Derrick Ward

Ward in 2010.
Width200px
CaptionWard in 2010.
CurrentteamHouston Texans
Currentnumber32
CurrentpositionRunning back
Birth DateAugust 30, 1980(age 36)
Birth PlaceLos Angeles, California
Heightft5
Heightin11
Weight228
Debutyear2004
DebutteamNew York Giants
CollegeOttawa
Draftyear2004
Draftround7
Draftpick235
Pastteams * New York Jets (2004) * New York Giants (2004 2008) * Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2009) * Houston Texans (2010-present)
StatusActive
Highlights * Super Bowl champion (XLII) *1x NFL FedEx Ground Player of the week
Statweek17
Statseason2009
Statlabel1Rushing yards
Statvalue12,159
Statlabel2Rushing average
Statvalue24.7
Statlabel3Rushing TDs
Statvalue36
NflWAR147534

     Home | NFL | Derrick Ward



Derrick LaRon Ward (born August 30, 1980 in Los Angeles, California) is an American football running back for the Houston Texans of the National Football League. He was originally drafted by the New York Jets in the seventh round of the 2004 NFL Draft. He played college football at Fresno State University and Ottawa University. Ward is the cousin of former New England Patriots running back J.R. Redmond.

Ward has also played for the New York Giants. He earned a Super Bowl ring with the Giants in Super Bowl XLII.


Warning: simplexml_load_file(http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/videos/-/Derrick/Ward?orderby=viewCount&max-results=10) [function.simplexml-load-file]: failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.0 410 Gone in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Warning: simplexml_load_file() [function.simplexml-load-file]: I/O warning : failed to load external entity "http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/videos/-/Derrick/Ward?orderby=viewCount&max-results=10" in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Fatal error: Call to a member function children() on a non-object in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 260