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Portis by the Numbers

Sunday, August 2, 2009

Redskins Coach Jim Zorn plans to keep running back Clinton Portis fresher this season. Last year his numbers dropped off late in games and near the season's conclusion.

90/ 80

Total rushes, first and fourth quarters

3.7/ 4.7

Average yards per rush in the first and fourth quarters

5/ 3.5

Average yards per rush in the first and second half of the season

23.4/ 19.4

Rush per game in the first half and second half of the season

7/ 2

Touchdowns, first eight games and second eight games

1,487

Rushing yards, his fourth best since going pro in 2002

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