With offenses throwing the ball more than ever, it’s becoming rare for running backs to have monster seasons like their counterparts posted in the past.
Posts Tagged ‘Michael Turner’
While there might not be a bunch of traditional “workhorse” running backs in the league these days, there are still some guys who are toting the rock 20 times per game.
Is Falcons RB Michael Turner a fantasy bust candidate in 2011? Find out why he could be trending downward.
NFL Network analyst Brian Billick opened his running back chat on NFL.com on Tuesday by saying that the value of today’s running back as been diminished, not because of skill, but because team are not putting a high value on the position. That shouldn’t matter to Mark Ingram.
Kudos to the Falcons for dousing owner Arthur Blank with a Gatorade bath after the Falcons clinched the top seed in the NFC.
With the outcome of Sunday’s game against the Panthers no longer in question, the Falcons started pulling their regulars early during the fourth quarter.
That certainly was some championship performance, Michael Turner. Two points? Against a team that you normally dominate? Not championship material.
Posted: Tuesday, December 21st, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Michael Vick, Adrian Peterson, Arian Foster, Bud Grant, Drew Brees, Matt Flynn, Maurice Jones-Drew, Michael Turner, Michael Vick, Mike Shanahan, Peyton Hillis, Peyton Manning, Philip Rivers, Ray Rice, Rex Grossman, Tom Brady
What in the name of Bud Grant happened this week? Outdoor football in Minnesota? Rex Grossman? And Tim Tebow having a better fantasy week than Philip Rivers, Drew Brees and Peyton Manning? What a crazy week, let’s break it all down.
Posted: Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Dallas Clark, Adrian Peterson, Brandon Marshall, Dallas Clark, DeAngelo Williams, Jermichael Finley, Matt Forte, Michael Turner, Ray Rice, Tom Brady
Think that your season is over just because you have been eliminated from the playoffs? That is absolutely not the case if you are still involved in a keeper league.
Posted: Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Tom Brady, Alex Smith, Andre Johnson, Beanie Wells, Darren McFadden, Dwayne Bowe, Jay Feely, Kyle Orton, Michael Turner, Michael Vick, Mike Singletary, Post Mortem
Did Week 14 seem to over promise some great weather games and then under deliver? Like “Star Wars Episode I, the Phantom Menace.” And the only weather game we got was a blowout. But it was the start of the fantasy playoffs for most of you, so lets search through the wreckage.
Posted: Thursday, December 9th, 2010 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Ben Roethlisberger, Benjarvus Green-Ellis, Brandon Marshall, Carson Palmer, Cedric Benson, Chad Ochocinco, Darren McFadden, David Garrard, Donovan McNabb, Fred Jackson, Jay Cutler, Jonathan Stewart, LaDainian Tomlinson, LeGarrette Blount, Mark Sanchez, Matt Forte, Matt Ryan, Maurice Jones-Drew, Michael Turner, Michael Vick, Mike Wallace, Mike Williams, Peyton Hillis, rashard mendenhall, Roddy White, Ronnie Brown, Ryan Torain, Santana Moss, Santonio Holmes, Shonn Greene, Terrell Owens, Tom Brady
The weather could have a major effect on the first week of the fantasy football postseason.
Nothing like starting your fantasy league with three points heading into the weekend. As much fun as it is playing guys with Monday night matchups, this is the horror of playing guys on Thursday night. One bad game kind of ruins the start of your weekend.
Falcons WR Roddy White missed practice on Monday, but told our Steve Wyche that he will be ready to go against the Ravens on Thursday night.
The topic of ‘matchup-proof’ players came up during NFL.com Fantasy LIVE on Sunday morning. My point was there are certainly matchup-proof players out there, but the window is closing.
Raiders fans are known for their overreactions. Don’t believe me? Greyhound had to shutdown its servers last night because Raiders fans flooded the system booking travel to Dallas for the Super Bowl following Sunday’s beat down of the Broncos, which proved — beyond a shadow of a doubt — that greatness is in the future for the Silver & Black.