Kenyan Drake RUMORS & NEWS

  • Steve Keim: Cardinals Would "Certainly Love" To Re-Sign Kenyan Drake

    Arizona Cardinals "When the Cardinals traded for running back Kenyan Drake, both David Johnson and Chase Edmonds were injured at the time. But that alone wasn't the impetus for the move, General Manager Steve Keim said Friday. "The mindset of going into the trade, it wasn't done because we..." December 20

  • Kliff Kingsbury: Kenyan Drake had “pretty good timing” for four TD game

    Arizona Central "Kliff Kingsbury likes running back Kenyan Drake's timing. He likes his quick twitch and his ability to evade defenders in open space. And his timing was good in many ways Sunday, as Drake propelled the Cardinals to a 38-24 win over the Browns in Arizona. With two..." December 17

  • Kenyan Drake, David Johnson on opposite ends of the missed-tackles spectrum

    Clutch Points "The Arizona Cardinals have had multiple running backs in their backfield throughout the season. Among them, Kenyan Drake and David Johnson have found themselves on opposite ends of the missed-tackles spectrum, per Graham Barfield of..." November 14

  • Kyler Murray 'super impressed' with Kenyan Drake "The next time someone wonders how quickly a player can get up to speed after joining a new squad, point to Thursday night's Arizona Cardinals game. Kenyan Drake was traded from Miami to Arizona on Monday. He played against the 49ers on Thursday. With just..." November 01

  • Cardinals Cut Alfred Morris

    Pro Football Rumors "The Cardinals have informed running back Alfred Morris of his release (Twitter link via’s Ian Rapoport). It was a super short stay in Arizona for the veteran, who was only just signed to the roster.  Morris was squeezed out by the arrival..." November 01

  • Kenyan Drake in Line for Big TNF Load

    Bleacher Report "The Miami Dolphins have finally traded running back Kenyan Drake. Just not to a destination many expected. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported the Dolphins traded Drake to the Arizona Cardinals on Monday for a conditional 2020 pick in a move that could..." October 28

  • Kenyan Drake traded to Arizona Cardinals

    247 Sports "Running back Kenyan Drake is on the move, according to ESPN insider Adam Schefter. The Dolphins reportedly reached a deal with the Arizona Cardinals that sends Drake to the desert for a conditional 2020 NFL Draft pick. Drake, clearly, will not play tonight against the..." October 28

  • Dolphins Nearing Kenyan Drake Trade

    Pro Football Rumors "The Dolphins are making progress on a trade involving RB Kenyan Drake, as Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network tweets. Drake will not travel with the team to Pittsburgh for Monday’s game against the Steelers, which is another sign that a trade is imminent. Indeed, Armando Salguero..." October 27

  • Kenyan Drake to miss Steelers game amid trade talks "The NFL trade deadline is less than two days away, and Dolphins running back Kenyan Drake might not be long for Miami. The Dolphins announced Sunday that Drake will not travel with the team for Monday night's game against the Pittsburgh..." October 27

  • Dolphins reportedly agree to trade running back Kenyan Drake

    CBS Sports "Kenyan Drake may be the next Miami Dolphins' starter that is headed out the door. On Sunday, the Miami Herald reported that the Dolphins have agreed in principle to trade Drake, a veteran running back who broke into the NFL with Miami as a third-round pick..." October 27

  • Why the Lions should trade for Kenyan Drake after placing Kerryon Johnson on injured reserve

    USA Today "The Miami Dolphins have reportedly been searching for a trade suitor for running back Kenyan Drake with the 2019 trade deadline swiftly approaching. And now, with the news of an injury to Detroit Lions running back Kerryon Johnson, the Dolphins may have a suitor positioned to compete down..." October 23

  • Why the Rams should consider trading for Kenyan Drake amid Todd Gurley’s struggles

    Clutch Points "It doesn’t seem like the Miami fire sale is over just yet. With news that the team might be interested in moving on from running back Kenyan Drake, who is in the last year of his rookie contract, the Dolphins are getting rid of the last bit of talent left on the team’s..." October 19

  • Dolphins Interested In Extending Kenyan Drake

    USA Today "Given the performance of running back Kenyan Drake thus far this season in a contract year, it’s pretty easy to assume that if Drake wants to get paid, he’ll have to do so elsewhere — right? Well, not exactly according to the Miami Herald’s Barry Jackson. Jackson wrote..." October 17

  • Kenyan Drake prepared for anything, including a trade

    Palm Beach Post " Kenyan Drake said his agent and the Miami Dolphins have not had contract extension talks during the season and he’s prepared for anything, including a trade. Earlier Thursday, NFL Network reported the Dolphins have engaged in trade talks and that Drake would..." October 17

  • Kenyan Drake on trading block in Miami

    247 Sports "The struggling Miami Dolphins reportedly have running back Kenyan Drake on the trading block as the NFL deadline approaches. According to a report from NFL insider Ian Rappoport, the Dolphins are open to trade talks regarding the former third-round pick out of..." October 17

  • Frustrated Drake responds to trade report and his future with the Dolphins

    Miami Herald "No Miami Miracle for Kenyan Drake this time around against the Patriots. More like Miami Malaise. And no way Drake wants what’s gone on the first two weeks of this Dolphins season to continue. He’s unhappy with his role on the team, multiple sources..." September 16

  • Report: Dolphins looking to trade RB Kenyan Drake

    Sportsnaut "The Miami Dolphins are apparently looking to take this whole tank thing to a new level. Fresh off reports that Miami has granted second-year defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick permission to seek a trade, comes this note from NFL insider Jay Glazer indicating that the team has put..." September 15

  • Kenyan Drake Likely Done For Preseason

    Miami Herald "Kenyan Drake’s preseason is likely done, and the running back’s availability for the opener is in some doubt after sustaining a foot injury during Tuesday’s practice. Drake was held out Wednesday, watching the Dolphins’ and Buccaneers’ joint practice from..." August 14

  • Dolphins RB Kenyan Drake spotted in walking boot "Miami Dolphins running back Kenyan Drake was spotted with a walking boot on his right foot at Wednesday's practice. Drake is sitting out of joint practice with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, per multiple reporters on the scene, after suffering an injury on..." August 14

  • Kenyan Drake, Kalen Ballage listed as co-starters at tailback for Dolphins

    Pro Football Talk "When you have two starting quarterbacks you have none. When you have two starting running backs, you have a good problem. The Dolphins have listed Kenyan Drake and Kalen Ballage as their co-starters at tailback in the first unofficial depth chart of camp. Drake is the presumed No. 1..." August 05

  • Kalen Ballage emerges as X factor in Dolphins' two-headed backfield

    ESPN "It was a running joke in fantasy football circles and on Twitter that the reason Kenyan Drake has yet to become a NFL feature back was because Adam Gase had a vendetta against him. Why else would Miami's former coach play Frank Gore, 35, over a then 24-year-old Drake last..." August 01

  • Kalen Ballage, not Kenyan Drake, takes first-team reps "Quarterbacks aren't the only footballers competing for a starting job in Miami this summer. The running backs are getting in on the action, too. While Ryan Fitzpatrick and Josh Rosen go throw for throw in red jerseys, Kenyan Drake and Kalen Ballage are working out who will enter..." July 27

  • Kenyan Drake: 'I'd be lying if I said contract wasn't on mind'

    Miami Herald "The tide might finally be turning for NFL running backs trying to get paid — and just in time for Dolphins fourth-year pro Kenyan Drake to cash in. Training camp holdouts by star backs Ezekiel Elliott and Melvin Gordon are really the leverage for tailbacks, whom even Drake..." July 27