Posts Tagged ‘Julius Jones’

Have Vikings RB Taylor ready if Peterson sits

Here’s a quick look at some of the more important news and notes from around the NFL and how they’ll affect your fantasy team.

Seahawks’ Jones unlikely to play with bruised lung

Seattle Seahawks RB Julius Jones was hospitalized overnight following the loss to Arizona for what coach Jim Mora described Monday as a bruised lung.

Source: Larry Johnson working out with Bengals

Free agent running back Larry Johnson, who was recently released by Kansas City, is working out for the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday and could be signed if he passes a physical and impresses team officials, a team source confirmed.

Week 10 injury roundup: Falcons’ Turner hurts ankle

A number of notable players, including Brian Westbrook, Ronnie Brown, Kyle Orton and Michael Turner, sustained injuries in Week 11.

Seahawks RB Forsett on the rise

Seahawks RB Justin Forsett could see more work if RB Julius Jones misses time.

Seahawks RB Jones leaves game

The Seattle Seahawks have announced that RB Julius Jones is questionable to return against the Cardinals Sunday with a chest injury.

Seahawks RB Forsett still a sleeper despite James

The murky Seahawks running back situation had more red flags than your average bullfight for fantasy players. That situation did not become any clearer after the team signed veteran running back Edgerrin James. A move akin to Nickelback signing Scott Stapp to be a backup singer. In other words, it’s a total nightmare.

Seahawks add James, part ways with Duckett

The Seattle Seahawks agreed to terms with veteran running back Edgerrin James on a one-year deal worth $2 million, a league source confirmed to NFL Network’s Michael Lombardi on Monday.

Cards, Bucs have favorable fantasy playoff schedules

In an effort to help prepare you for your fantasy drafts, Michael Fabiano examines the best and worst schedules against the pass and run, based on last season’s final defensive totals.

Grant, McFadden move up in fantasy rankings

Looking for the most in-depth and up-to-date information for your fantasy football draft? NFL.com has everything you need to dominate your league, including Michael Fabiano’s updated running back rankings.

Seahawks backfield could be a fantasy headache

The Seahawks backfield could turn into yet another committee situation that gives fantasy owners nightmares next season, according to Michael Fabiano.

Mora wants to run the ball in 2009

The Seattle Seahawks introduced Jim Mora as their new head coach in a Tuesday press conference, where he discussed his plans for the team’s future.

During his 61-minute question-and-answer session, Mora talked about his vision of the Seahawks’ offense under new coordinator Greg Knapp. It includes a greater emphasis on the run, at least in comparison to the 60-40 pass-to-run ratio used under former coach Mike Holmgren.

If you have Marshawn Lynch…

Begin the drooling process.

Lynch faces the St. Louis Rams in Week 4. They allowed over 210 rushing yards and three rushing touchdowns to the duo of Julius Jones and T.J. Duckett. The Rams defense is flat-out dreadful.

A family affair

File this one under The Jones’ Keeping Up with the Jones’.

Jets running back Thomas Jones and his little brother, Seahawks running back Julius Jones, each have 39 rushing attempts this season.

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