PRO: The Titans originally signed David Fluellen at the beginning of the 2015 training camp to add depth to the running back rotation. The former University of Toledo product is a hard-nosed ball carrier that displays good vision and an athletic frame. The 5-foot-11-inch, 224-pounder spent the entire 2015 season and most of the 2016 campaign on the Titans’ practice squad. He earned a permanent spot on the 53-man roster in 2017 and 2018. Prior to his arrival in Tennessee, Fluellen spent time with the Philadelphia Eagles and Indianapolis Colts.
• Fluellen’s favorite personal moment in sports growing up was his first touchdown when he was eight years old. He strip-sacked the quarterback, picked up the fumble and ran it in.
• He is married to Nashville TV anchor/reporter Desiree Wiley, who has worked for NBC affiliate WSMV-4.
• Fluellen enjoys bowling, mini-golf and watching movies with his wife in his free time.
• He hosted the first annual David Fluellen Football Camp in June 2018 at his high school alma mater in New York, Lockport High School.
• The Lockport, N.Y., native was originally signed by the Philadelphia Eagles as a rookie free agent on May 10, 2014.
• Traded by the Eagles to the Indianapolis Colts for kicker Cody Parkey on Aug. 20, 2014.
• Released by the Colts on Aug. 30, 2014.
• Signed by the Titans as a free agent on July 30, 2015.
• Waived by the Titans on Sept. 5, 2015 and signed to the team’s practice squad a day later.
• Signed by the Titans to a future contract on Jan. 4, 2016.
• Released by the Titans on Sept. 3, 2016 and signed to the team’s practice squad a day later.
• Signed by the Titans to the active roster from their practice squad on Nov. 8, 2016.
• Released by the Titans on Dec. 12, 2016 and signed to the team’s practice squad two days later.
• Re-signed by the Titans on Jan. 2, 2017.
• A two-time first-team All-MAC selection, Fluellen finished his collegiate career fourth on Toledo’s all-time rushing list with 3,336 rushing yards.
• As a senior (2013), gained 1,121 yards rushing despite missing most of four games due to injuries. Added 10 touchdowns during his senior campaign, earning first-team All-MAC honors for his play.
• As a junior (2012), garnered first-team All-MAC accolades after finishing eighth in the nation with 124.8 yards per game. His 1,498 rushing yards ranked fifth all-time at Toldeo and his 13 touchdowns were a career high.
• Surpassed the 100-yard mark in six straight games as a junior, including a trio of 200-plus contests.
• As a sophomore (2011), ranked third on the team with 493 rushing yards.
• As a true freshman (2010), gained 224 yards and score one touchdown on 38 carries.
• Earned his degree in criminal justice at Toledo.
• Married to Desiree Wiley, the couple resides in Nashville.
• Earned first-team All-Western New York and first-team Class AA all-state honors as a senior at Lockport High School after rushing for 1,638 yards and 19 touchdowns as a senior.
• Finished his career as Lockport’s all-time leading rusher with 4,744 yards and was named the Class AA Co-Player of the Year as a senior, in addition to being named a top five finalist for the New York State Player of the Year award.
• Son of David Fluellen Sr. and Arletha.
• His brother, Jhamal Fluellen, was a running back at Syracuse and Maine. He also has five sisters.
• List of favorites: (actor) Denzel Washington; (movie) “300”; (restaurant) Chipotle; (musician) Drake; and (athlete as a child) Michael Jordan.
• Born David Fluellen on Jan. 28, 1992 in Lockport, N.Y.
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