2014 Guide: What Ourlads' NFL Scouting Services said about Branden Oliver: Buffalo, 5064 208 4.62. Three-and-a-half year starter and team captain. A short but well-built compact and explosive back. Featured running back in the spread option attack. Gets through small cracks and seams in the defense. Runs with power and attitude. Quick jump cuts in the hole. Good vision. A hard runner who drives his legs on contact. Quick and elusive. Can shake the first tackler. 2013 stats: 1535 yds, 5.0 ypc, 15 TD, 25 rec, 173 yds, 1 TD. Seventh round/PFA. (A-NA, H-NA, BP-26, SS-4.22).