JockBio Vital Stats
  • Houston Texans • Running Back • #23
  • Height: 6' 1"
• Weight: 20629 • Born: 9/24/86
  • Among Arian’s classmates at Mission Bay was Matt Bush, the #1 overall pick in the 2004 MLB draft.
  • Arian’s 268 all-purpose yards as a freshman against Vanderbilt was the third-highest total in Tennessee history.
  • Arian had a reputation for fumbling in big games with the Vols (which he did), but he lost the ball only five times in four seasons and a team-record 650 carries.
  • Arian finished his college career with 2,964 rushing yards, second all-time to Travis Henry. He eclipsed the career marks of Tennessee stars James Stewart, Johnnie Jones and Jamal Lewis on the way. 
  • Arian’s 231 yards on Opening Day 2010 were the most ever allowed by the Indianapolis Colts to a single runner. His total was the second-most by a runner on Opening Day to OJ Simpson’s 250 in 1973.
  • Arian’s 2,220 yards from scrimmage in 2010 broke the record set by Priest Holmes for most yards in a season by an undrafted player.
  • Arian was voted to the Pro Bowl after the 2010 season along with Vonta Leach, his backfield mate. Both were undrafted.
  • After injuring his hamstring during the 2011 preseason, Arian tweeted his xrays to Twitter followers.
  • Arian bows to the crowd in a Hindu namaste greeting after every touchdown he scores. He says it’s a way of paying respect to the game of football.
  • One of Arian’s tattoos reads AGAINST ALL ODDS.
  • Arian hosts a radio show on Sirius called the "Arian Foster Show."


 

 


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