Agreed to terms with Saints as an undrafted free agent, 5/12/14…Southland Conference’s all-time leading rushing and scoring leader after carrying 999 times for 5,664 yards (5.9 avg.) and 66 touchdowns…Finished college career third in FCS career rushing touchdowns and sixth all time in FCS rushing and scoring…A three-time Walter Payton award finalist…Played in 54 career games for the Bearkats…As a senior, played in 14 games with 13 starts, carrying 241 times for 1,430 yards (5.9 avg.) and 14 touchdowns, also hauling in six receptions for 63 yards and one touchdown…Named 2011 and 2012 Southland Conference Player of the Year…Redshirted as a true freshman at Kansas State but transferred the next season…Graduated with a bachelor’s degree in MIS…Prepped at Midwest City (Okla.) HS…As a senior in 2008 named Daily Oklahoman’s Big All-City Offensive Player of the Year…Totaled more than 5,000 rushing yards and 65 touchdowns during high school career…Born Timothy Allen Flanders on September 29, 1991 in Oklahoma City, Okla.
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