Rico Dowdle Height, Weight, Trade, Salary, Net Worth, Contract, Stats, Position, Draft Profile, College Stats, Highlighst, 40time, Higschool, Injury Update

Rico Sharod Dowdle Jr. was born on June 14, 1998, he is an American football running back for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football in South Carolina.

Dowdle attended A.C. Reynolds High School. As a senior, he was switched from running back to the quarterback, leading the team to an 11-2 overall record and 6-0 in the conference. He had 247 carries for 2,545 yards and 51 rushing touchdowns.

He also passed for 1,434 yards, 11 touchdowns, 4 interceptions, and had a 55-yard touchdown reception. His 63 total touchdowns were a WNC single-season record. He received All-WNC Player of the Year, Parade All-American, and All-state honors.

As a freshman, he had off-season surgery to recover from a sports hernia and was forced to miss the first 4 contests. He appeared in 9 games with 7 starts. He led the team with 133 carries for 764 yards (5.7-yard avg.) and 6 rushing touchdowns. He also had 15 receptions for 55 yards and one receiving touchdown.

He had 27 carries for 149 yards, one rushing touchdown, 3 receptions for 20 yards, and one receiving touchdown against the University of Missouri. He made 21 carries for 226 yards (sixth in school history) and 2 rushing touchdowns against Western Carolina University.

Dowdle was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Dallas Cowboys after the 2020 NFL Draft on April 27. He was one of ten rookies to make the Cowboys final roster, as the third-string running back behind Ezekiel Elliott and Tony Pollard.

On August 25, 2021, Dowdle was placed on injured reserve with a hip injury. On October 15, 2022, Dowdle was placed on injured reserve.

Contract and Salary

He signed a 4 year, $96,000,000 contract, including a $21,500,000 signing bonus, $70,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $24,000,000.

Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of between $1 million to $3 million.


He is 6 feet 3 inches tall



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2019Minnesota Vikings1563113017.96664165.1208
2018Minnesota Vikings151021021107594948132
2017Minnesota Vikings146484913.35984265.6143
2016Minnesota Vikings138490310.84634756103
2015Minnesota Vikings135272013.84043159.6131


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2015Minnesota Vikings133134.3100133.3000


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Kick Return

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Punt Return

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He is 83 kg