Fantasy soccer house owners hope that they by no means have to fret about working again handcuffs. Ideally, your first-round picks of Christian McCaffrey or Dalvin Prepare dinner or Saquon Barkley would wholesome all season, however there’ll all the time be RB accidents, and in that case, a stable draft technique is to pick out the backup to your prime working backs. You’ve got heard of a few of them, like Latavius Murray, Alexander Mattison and Kareem Hunt. Others, like Joshua Kelley and Darrynton Evans, might be new to you (and might be must-have pickups and sleepers later within the yr). Regardless, for those who’ve invested plenty of your fantasy draft capital into RBs, there’s advantage to handcuffing them.
In a season that may be marred by surprising absences on account of COVID-19, backup working backs might show extra vital than ever. Any RB that will get pressed into responsibility is a waiver-wire precedence, so when you’ve got them rostered forward of time, that may make all of the distinction between a playoff look and the comfort bracket.
This season, we have gone two backups deep (and generally three) on our handcuff chart, anticipating that sometimes there might be extra shakeup to depth charts on quick discover than there was previously. As all the time, we’ll replace this web page all through the season, so it ought to stay a useful resource to you from draft day proper via your fantasy soccer championship.
2020 Fantasy RB Handcuffs
|Arizona Cardinals||Kenyan Drake||Chase Edmonds||Eno Benjamin|
|Atlanta Falcons||Ito Smith||Todd Gurley||Brian Hill|
|Baltimore Ravens||JK Dobbins||G. Edwards||Mark Ingram|
|Buffalo Payments||D. Singletary/Z. Moss||T.J. Yeldon||TBA|
|Carolina Panthers1||Mike Davis||Rodney Smith||Trenton Cannon|
|Chicago Bears||David Montgomery||Cordarrelle Patterson||Ryan Nall|
|Cincinnati Bengals2||Giovani Bernard||S. Perine/T. Williams||TBA|
|Cleveland Browns||Nick Chubb||Kareem Hunt||D’Ernest Johnson|
|Dallas Cowboys3||Tony Pollard||Rico Dowdle||TBA|
|Denver Broncos||Melvin Gordon||Phillip Lindsay||Royce Freeman|
|Detroit Lions||D’Andre Swift||Adrian Peterson||Kerryon Johnson|
|Inexperienced Bay Packers||Aaron Jones||Jamaal Williams||AJ Dillon|
|Houston Texans||David Johnson||Buddy Howell||TBA|
|Indianapolis Colts||Jonathan Taylor||Nyheim Hines||Jordan Wilkins|
|Jacksonville Jaguars||James Robinson||Devine Ozigbo||Dare Ogunbowale|
|Kansas Metropolis Chiefs4||Le’Veon Bell||Darrell Williams||TBA|
|Las Vegas Raiders||Josh Jacobs||Devontae Booker||Jalen Richard|
|Los Angeles Chargers||Austin Ekeler||Kalen Ballage||Justin Jackson|
|Los Angeles Rams5||Darrell Henderson||Malcolm Brown||TBA|
|Miami Dolphins6||Salvon Ahmed||Matt Breida||DeAndre Washington|
|Minnesota Vikings||Dalvin Prepare dinner||Alexander Mattison||Mike Boone|
|New England Patriots7||Sony Michel||James White||J.J. Taylor|
|New Orleans Saints||Alvin Kamara||Latavius Murray||Ty Montgomery|
|New York Giants8||Wayne Gallman||Alfred Morris||Dion Lewis|
|New York Jets9||Frank Gore||Ty Johnson||Josh Adams|
|Philadelphia Eagles||Miles Sanders||Boston Scott||Jordan Howard|
|Pittsburgh Steelers10||Benny Snell Jr.||Anthony McFarland Jr.||TBA|
|San Francisco 49ers||Jeff Wilson Jr.||Tevin Coleman||Jerrick McKinnon|
|Seattle Seahawks||Chris Carson||Carlos Hyde||Rashaad Penny|
|Tampa Bay Buccaneers11||Leonard Fournette||LeSean McCoy||Ke’Shawn Vaughn|
|Tennessee Titans||Derrick Henry||Darrynton Evans||Jeremy McNichols|
|Washington Soccer Workforce12||J.D. McKissic||Peyton Barber||TBA|
1 = Carolina’s Christian McCaffrey (quad) is out till at the very least Week 16. He would be the starter when wholesome.
2 = Cincinnati’s Joe Mixon (foot) is out till at the very least Week 16. He would be the starter when wholesome.
3 = Dallas’s Ezekiel Elliott (calf) is out till at the very least Week 16. He would be the starter when wholesome.
4 = Kansas Metropolis’s Clyde Edwards-Helaire (hip/leg) is out till at the very least Week 17. He’ll cut up carries with Le’Veon Bell when wholesome.
5 = The Rams’ Cam Akers (ankle) is out till at the very least Week 17. He would be the starter when wholesome.
6 = Miami’s Myles Gaskin (COVID) is out till at the very least Week 16. Gaskin will seemingly cut up carries with Salvon Ahmed when wholesome.
7 = New England’s Damien Harris (ankle) is out till at the very least Week 16. He would be the starter when wholesome.
8 = The Giants’ Devonta Freeman (COVID) is out till at the very least Week 16. He’ll seemingly be in a committee with Wayne Gallman when he returns.
9 = The Jets’ La’Mical Perine (ankle) is out till at the very least Week 16. He’ll seemingly be in a committee with Frank Gore when he returns.
10 = Pittsburgh’s James Conner (quad) is out till at the very least Week 16. He would be the starter when wholesome.
11 = Tampa Bay’s Ronald Jones (finger, COVID) is out till at the very least Week 16. He would be the starter when wholesome.
12 = Washington’s Antonio Gibson (toe) is out till at the very least Week 16. He would be the starter when wholesome.