Tags Archives: Running Back

Fantasy Free Agents: Running Backs February 27, 2019

In this series, I‘m going to take a look at each offensive position’s free agent class and break them down for potential fantasy production going forward. As disappointing as the free agent quarterbacks were, this group of running backs may present ...

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RB Theorem: Rookie Stunner Series – Joseph Addai October 9, 2018

Deep within the relevance of a quality offense, a rookie named Addai emerged as the perfect cog to the Peyton Manning machine. This Rookie Stunner Series is based around first round RBs (from 2005-2014) who reached (or clawed) at the 1,200 yards from scri...

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RB Theorem | Chpt. IV: Mr. Under-Appreciated August 11, 2018

As a kid one my best friends was NFL films. I have revealed this countless times on various podcasts. This was not because I was a total booger eating loser. It was simply by choice. My downtime was spent listening to Steve Sabol’s pontificating intros ...

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2018 Dynasty Sleepers: RB Edition August 11, 2018

Everyone has their own definition of what makes someone a sleeper, breakout, bust, etc., and to each their own. I decided to use Fantasy Football Calculator ADP to identify three players currently being drafted in the 8th round or later who present with i...

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Using 2018 Combine Stats to Predict RB Success August 10, 2018

With rookie drafts upon us, fantasy and dynasty owners are looking for any edge they can get come draft time. Redraft players are trying to find those mid to late round gems that will put their team over the top and win them a championship. Dynasty owners...

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Top names to watch in the 2019 NFL Draft: RB May 24, 2018

It’s that time of year again, where everybody resets after the Draft is over and begins work for the next year. I’ve spent some time watching the running backs for next year’s draft and while I do not think there are any guys who come into the Saquo...

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NFL Draft Prep: 2018 NFL Draft RB Rankings (1-10) March 29, 2018

The 2017 season has long past. The NFL Combine has come and gone. That means we are officially in the home stretch before draft day arrives. What better way to get prepared than a full-on analysis of this year’s running back crop provided by yours truly...

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NFL Draft Prep: 2018 NFL Draft RB Rankings (11-20) March 28, 2018

The 2017 season has long past. The NFL Combine has come and gone. That means we are officially in the home stretch before draft day arrives. What better way to get prepared than a full-on analysis of this year’s running back crop provided by yours truly...

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2019 Devy Profile: Elijah Holyfield, RB, Georgia March 27, 2018

  The Next Great Georgia Running Back? The University of Georgia running back position is seemingly a revolving door of five-star talent. The pool is deep and to quote my buddy @FranchiseKF “You gotta be elite, and Holyfield hasn’t been that yet....

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Fantasy Impact: Gore Signs with Miami March 23, 2018

Like all people approaching retirement age, Frank Gore is moving to Florida. The 34 year-old has decided to play in his 14th(!) NFL season, and he joins his hometown Miami Dolphins on a one-year contract. Gore brings plenty of experience to the team, as h...

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Rookie Impact: Rashaad Penny, RB, San Diego State March 21, 2018

I’ve been told that Rashaad Penny is the second best running back in this draft class. While I disagree with that statement, after watching his game clips, I came away impressed with the talented running back. Measurements 5’11”, 220-pounds ...

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Rookie Impact: Kalen Ballage, RB, Arizona State March 17, 2018

One of the most intriguing prospects in the 2018 running back draft class is Kalen Ballage out of Arizona State University (ASU). Many have compared his ceiling to David Johnson and others see his floor as David Cobb. While watching his clips and jotting ...

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Josh Adams: From Heisman Hopeful to Mid-Round Sleeper March 6, 2018

I have a thing for Notre Dame running backs, what can I say? Josh Adams is one of the many gifted running backs in the abundantly talented 2018 draft class that looks to reload fantasy rosters and the NFL with young fresh talent. He was seven yards from s...

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Should you consider Nick Chubb with the 1.01? February 28, 2018

Somewhere in the Multiverse exists a reality where on October 10TH 2015, Nick Chubb cuts it out to the left sideline and his knee doesn’t hyperextend in one of the most gruesome knee injuries you’ll ever see. Chubb’s streak of 14 consecutive games o...

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Injury Impact: Dalvin Cook October 1, 2017

We can never have nice things. Never. Dalvin Cook appears to have torn his ACL  via a non-contact injury Sunday. As vigilant Fantasy & Dynasty owners alike, we are now forced to take a look at the impact this is sure to have on the Minnesota Viking...

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Waiver Wire Spotlight: Chris Thompson September 20, 2017

The injury bug struck once again in Los Angeles on Sunday when went down early in the second half with a rib cartilage injury. Kelly finds himself in good company with other banged up RBs David Johnson, Spencer Ware, and Danny Woodhead. If you own one or ...

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Production Partners: Running Backs September 19, 2017

Production Partners: Running Backs This is the second edition of my four-part series on fantasy production that is partially linked to my previous “Breaking” series. In this series, I will be looking at fantasy production per team. By that, I mean wha...

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Press Pause on the Beast Mode Hype September 9, 2017

marches into the 2017 season with high hopes and expectations. The Oakland Raiders traded for Lynch back in April as their missing piece to their dynamic offense, led by MVP candidate . Because of the hype, the fantasy world has jumped right on board the ...

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Should We Shy Away From Ty Montgomery? September 6, 2017

One of the hottest names in fantasy football this offseason has been Ty Montgomery of the Green Bay Packers. He’s a very polarizing player who made a position switch during the 2016 season going from wide receiver to running back. Using MyFantasyLeague...

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