Nobody actually likes working again handcuffs, at the least not within the fantasy soccer world. Many homeowners inform themselves RB handcuffs do not matter on drafty day, however when your high decide will get harm on the third play of the season, you will want you had a special draft technique. At that time, all these rankings and sleeper lists have been an enormous waste of time as a result of your season simply acquired infinitely tougher with out your starter’s main backup. If solely you had taken two extra minutes to take a look at the Giants depth chart!
In fact, in the event you overdraft handcuffs on your beginning working backs they usually keep wholesome, you can simply as simply look again and really feel such as you wasted two or three picks.
DOMINATE YOUR DRAFT: Final 2019 Fantasy Cheat Sheet
There isn’t any excellent method to deal with backing up your starters, and discovering the fitting handcuff(s) is not all the time straightforward. Some groups have a number of gamers in fixed competitors for the backup spot (New England involves thoughts). Others could have a veteran there till they really feel a rookie is able to transfer up the depth chart (Buffalo, anybody?). Because of this the whole lot within the chart under has some degree of projection to it. Groups react otherwise to accidents, so it does not all the time observe a straight line.
It is also vital to notice that simply because a working again will get the second-most snaps doesn’t suggest he is the one handcuff choice. Third-down/receiving backs do not essentially transition to every-down backs if the starter will get harm. Assume Chris Thompson and Tarik Cohen, who could by no means be main RBs regardless of their pass-catching proficiency. Understanding roles and the way sure gamers match them is essential, each through the draft and as soon as the season begins.
We’ll be right here all yr serving to you navigate any difficult RB conditions. Examine again all season lengthy for updates!
2019 fantasy soccer working again handcuffs
|Team||Projected Starter||Projected Handcuff|
|Arizona Cardinals||David Johnson||Chase Edmonds|
|Atlanta Falcons||Devonta Freeman||Ito Smith|
|Baltimore Ravens||Mark Ingram||Gus Edwards|
|Buffalo Payments||LeSean McCoy||T. Yeldon/F. Gore|
|Carolina Panthers||Christian McCaffrey||J. Scarlett*/C. Artis-Payne|
|Chicago Bears||D. Montgomery*/T. Cohen||Mike Davis|
|Cincinnati Bengals||Joe Mixon||Giovani Bernard|
|Cleveland Browns||Nick Chubb||Committee/Okay. Hunt^|
|Dallas Cowboys||Ezekiel Elliott||A. Morris/T. Pollard*|
|Denver Broncos||Phillip Lindsay||Royce Freeman|
|Detroit Lions||Kerryon Johnson||C.J. Anderson|
|Inexperienced Bay Packers||Aaron Jones||Jamaal Williams|
|Houston Texans||Lamar Miller||D. Johnson Jr./D. Crockett*|
|Indianapolis Colts||Marlon Mack||N. Hines/D. Foreman|
|Jacksonville Jaguars||Leonard Fournette||Alfred Blue|
|Kansas Metropolis Chiefs||Damien Williams||C. Hyde/D. Thompson*|
|Los Angeles Chargers||Melvin Gordon||A. Ekeler/J. Jackson|
|Los Angeles Rams||Todd Gurley||Darrell Henderson*|
|Miami Dolphins||Kenyan Drake||Okay. Ballage/M. Gaskin*|
|Minnesota Vikings||Dalvin Prepare dinner||Alexander Mattison*|
|New England Patriots||S. Michel/J. White||Damien Harris*|
|New Orleans Saints||Alvin Kamara||Latavius Murray|
|New York Giants||Saquon Barkley||Wayne Gallman|
|New York Jets||Le’Veon Bell||B. Powell/E. McGuire|
|Oakland Raiders||Josh Jacobs*||J. Richard/D. Martin|
|Philadelphia Eagles||Jordan Howard||Miles Sanders*|
|Pittsburgh Steelers||James Conner||J. Samuels/B. Snell Jr.*|
|San Francisco 49ers||Tevin Coleman||J. McKinnon/M. Breida|
|Seattle Seahawks||Chris Carson||Rashaad Penny|
|Tampa Bay Bucs||Peyton Barber||Ronald Jones II|
|Tennessee Titans||Derrick Henry||Dion Lewis|
|Washington Redskins||Adrian Peterson||D. Guice/C. Thompson|
^ Hunt is suspended for eight video games