The Cardinals' website projects Andre Ellington to handle 20-22 touches per game this season.
Andre Ellington did not have more than 15 carries in a game during his rookie year.
Coach Bruce Arians reiterated Andre Ellington is the Cardinals' "No. 1 back" and is expected to get "25-30 touches per game."
Cardinals coach Bruce Arians suggested he plans to remove Andre Ellington in all short-yardage situations.
Speaking at the Combine on Friday, coach Bruce Arians said the Cardinals "want to build our offense around" Andre Ellington.
GM Steve Keim reiterated that the Cardinals will use multiple backs going forward.
Andre Ellington plans to "put on a little more weight" this offseason in hopes of a larger 2014 role.
Andre Ellington rushed nine times for 30 yards and caught three passes for 12 yards in Sunday's Week 17 loss to the 49ers.
Andre Ellington rushed 15 times for 64 yards and caught two passes for eight yards in Sunday's Week 16 win at Seattle.
MMQB's Andy Benoit calls Andre Ellington a future "SUPERstar."
Andre Ellington (thigh) was limited in Wednesday's practice.
Cardinals coach Bruce Arians confirmed Monday he expects Andre Ellington (thigh) to be "fine."
Andre Ellington said the thigh bruise he sustained in Sunday's win at Tennessee is not serious.
Andre Ellington was sidelined in overtime of Sunday's Week 15 win over Tennessee due to a thigh bruise.