Maurice Jones-Drew is officially back with the Jacksonville Jaguars following a 38-day holdout, making the NFL’s reigning rushing champ far less of a risky pick for those who still have fantasy football drafts on the horizon. But does this spell the end of Rashad Jennings’ fantasy value? Not so fast.
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Maurice Jones-Drew has ended his holdout, but how much does his fantasy football value really improve?
Charley Casserly blasts Maurice Jones-Drew, saying the Jacksonville Jaguars’ star running back is in the wrong.
Posted: Friday, August 24th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Arian Foster, Ben Tate, Chris Johnson, Darren McFadden, Jacquizz Rodgers, LeSean McCoy, Marshawn Lynch, Maurice Jones-Drew, Michael Turner, Ray Rice
Maurice Jones-Drew stuck up for running backs, saying that they are still a dominant fantasy commodity. But, as Marcas Grant writes, things aren’t what they used to be with fantasy RB values.
Clinton Portis said on “NFL AM” MJD is worth a raise for the Jaguars.
Jacksonville Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew tried to allay fantasy football owners’ fears regarding his holdout, but Marcas Grant writes that the longer he remains away from the team, the more his draft value suffers.
“NFL AM” insider Steve Wyche reports that Maurice Jones-Drew isn’t set on a departure from the Jaguars.
Should fantasy football owners consider Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew the biggest risk in drafts?
Ahman Green laments the reduction in the RB prominence in the NFL.
“NFL AM” discusses whether Mike Malarkey‘s donation pledge is a shot at Maurice Jones-Drew.
Should Atlanta Falcons wideout Julio Jones be considered an elite fantasy football prospect after his first preseason performance of 2012?
DeSean Jackson held out last season, and he doesn’t recommend it.
Will the dispute between Maurice Jones-Drew and the Jaguars affect his fantasy value? With memories of Chris Johnson fresh in fantasy football owners’ minds, caution could be warranted.
New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow is expected to be used in red-zone situations, but does the news make him fantasy worthy?
Dolphins running back Reggie Bush might not see as many carries in 2012, but that isn’t necessarily a bad thing.