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Running Back, Philadelphia Eagles

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College: Oregon
DOB: 1986-12-05 Age: 31
RB Rank Tier ADP-12
#36 6 6.08

Season Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  RushingReceiving Fantasy
Season Team G Att Yard Avg TDTarget Rec Yard Avg TD FPts FPts/G
2010 TB 13 201 1,007 5.0 6 6 5 14 2.8 0 138.1 10.6
2011 TB 14 184 781 4.2 5 25 15 148 9.9 0 122.9 8.8
2012 TB 10 41 151 3.7 2 2 1 2 2.0 0 27.3 2.7
2013 NE 16 153 772 5.0 7 5 2 38 19.0 0 123.0 7.7
2014 NE 15 125 547 4.4 5 12 10 54 5.4 0 90.1 6.0
2015 NE 12 165 703 4.3 6 7 6 43 7.2 1 116.6 9.7
2016 NE 16 299 1,161 3.9 18 8 7 38 5.4 0 227.9 14.2
2017 PHI 16 173 766 4.4 2 8 8 50 6.3 1 99.6 6.2
2017 (Projected) PHI   163 685 4.2 6   4 34 8.5 0 107.9  

2017 Outlook
Depth Chart
Blount led the NFL in rushing touchdowns (18) and set a career high in rushing yards (1,161) in 2016 as a member of the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots. As is often the case with the Patriots, who are masters of maximizing production while not paying for past performance, Blount was rewarded with a lowball offer and a free agent signing for below market value with the Eagles.

Although Blount is big and relatively agile for his size, he is not elusive and only excels as a powerful between the tackles running back (as evident to his subpar 3.9 YPC average last season.)

In Philadelphia, Blount joins a crowded group of running backs in which four running backs combined to carry the ball 353 times for first-year head coach Doug Pederson. The former Chiefs offensive coordinator proved that he prefers to use a backfield by committee, which could limit Blount's effectiveness for fantasy owners in 2017, as Blount received 299 carries in New England last year.

Despite these concerns, Blount will have significant value in standard leagues if he is given the majority of goal line carries in what appears to be a much-improved Eagles offense. If the team does not release Ryan Mathews and the two players share duties, Blount will be a nightmare for fantasy owners, as Pederson is unpredictable in how he uses his running backs.

Fan. Tm. Player
RB1RB1 Jay Ajayi
RB2RB2 LeGarrette Blount
RB3RB3 Corey Clement
RB4RB4 Wendell Smallwood
RB5RB5 Kenjon Barner
RB6RB6 Darren Sproles
RB7RB7 Donnel Pumphrey
Eagles Depth Chart
News From The Past 90 Days
Injury Jay Ajayi misses practice Wednesday
No injury being reported
By: Mike Krueger | Wed Jan 3, 11:00 am

Philadelphia Eagles
The Philadelphia Eagles will not take any chances with Jay Ajayi this week, as head coach Doug Pederson said the No. 1 running back will sit out of practice Wednesday. The Eagles will give Ajayi more rest this week, especially with a full-padded practice on the way. Pederson insists Ajayi doesn't have an injury. "(He's dealing with) nothing," Pederson said. "As you know with his history he's had the knee. Just rest on that knee is all." (247sports.com)

FFToday's Take: Jay Ajayi's rest is precautionary at this point. He should be ready as Philly's lead back when the team begins its post season play in the Divisional Round. His fantasy value, however, remains limited. The former Dolphin has only one rushing touchdown on the season and will continue split time with LeGarrette Blount and Corey Clement.



2017 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  RushingReceiving Fantasy
Week Opp Result Att Yard Avg TDTarget Rec Yard Avg TD FPts
1 at WAS W 30-17 14 46 3.3 0 1 1 1 1.0 1 10.7
2 at KC L 20-27 0 0 - 0 1 1 0 0.0 0 0.0
3 NYG W 27-24 12 67 5.6 1 0 0 0 - 0 12.7
4 at LAC W 26-24 16 136 8.5 0 1 1 20 20.0 0 15.6
5 ARI W 34-7 14 74 5.3 0 0 0 0 - 0 7.4
6 at CAR W 28-23 14 67 4.8 0 0 0 0 - 0 6.7
7 WAS W 34-24 14 29 2.1 0 0 0 0 - 0 2.9
8 SF W 33-10 16 48 3.0 1 1 1 4 4.0 0 11.2
9 DEN W 51-23 9 37 4.1 0 0 0 0 - 0 3.7
11 at DAL W 37-9 13 57 4.4 0 0 0 0 - 0 5.7
12 CHI W 31-3 15 97 6.5 0 0 0 0 - 0 9.7
13 at SEA L 10-24 8 26 3.3 0 0 0 0 - 0 2.6
14 at LAR W 43-35 7 12 1.7 0 2 2 11 5.5 0 2.3
15 at NYG W 34-29 7 21 3.0 0 0 0 0 - 0 2.1
16 OAK W 19-10 5 12 2.4 0 1 1 3 3.0 0 1.5
17 DAL L 0-6 9 37 4.1 0 1 1 11 11.0 0 4.8
DP ATL W 15-10 9 19 2.1 1 0 0 0 - 0 7.9
CC MIN W 38-7 6 21 3.5 1 0 0 0 - 0 8.1
SB at NE W 41-33 14 90 6.4 1 0 0 0 - 0 15.0
DP = Divisional Playoff CC = Conference Championship SB = Super Bowl

2016 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  RushingReceiving Fantasy
Week Opp Result Att Yard Avg TDTarget Rec Yard Avg TD FPts
1 at ARI W 23-21 22 70 3.2 1 0 0 0 - 0 13.0
2 MIA W 31-24 29 123 4.2 1 0 0 0 - 0 18.3
3 HOU W 27-0 24 105 4.4 2 0 0 0 - 0 22.5
4 BUF L 0-16 13 54 4.2 0 3 3 4 1.3 0 5.8
5 at CLE W 33-13 18 37 2.1 1 0 0 0 - 0 9.7
6 CIN W 35-17 13 50 3.8 1 2 2 20 10.0 0 13.0
7 at PIT W 27-16 24 127 5.3 2 1 1 7 7.0 0 25.4
8 at BUF W 41-25 18 43 2.4 1 0 0 0 - 0 10.3
10 SEA L 24-31 21 69 3.3 3 0 0 0 - 0 24.9
11 at SF W 30-17 19 124 6.5 0 0 0 0 - 0 12.4
12 at NYJ W 22-17 11 67 6.1 0 1 0 0 - 0 6.7
13 LAR W 26-10 18 88 4.9 1 0 0 0 - 0 14.8
14 BAL W 30-23 18 72 4.0 1 1 1 7 7.0 0 13.9
15 at DEN W 16-3 17 31 1.8 1 0 0 0 - 0 9.1
16 NYJ W 41-3 20 50 2.5 2 0 0 0 - 0 17.0
17 at MIA W 35-14 14 51 3.6 1 0 0 0 - 0 11.1
DP HOU W 34-16 8 31 3.9 0 0 0 0 - 0 3.1
CC PIT W 36-17 16 47 2.9 1 1 1 8 8.0 0 11.5
SB at ATL W 34-28 11 31 2.8 0 0 0 0 - 0 3.1
DP = Divisional Playoff CC = Conference Championship SB = Super Bowl

2015 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Default Scoring: Review Scoring
  RushingReceiving Fantasy
Week Opp Result Att Yard Avg TDTarget Rec Yard Avg TD FPts
2 at BUF W 40-32 2 4 2.0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0.4
3 JAC W 51-17 18 78 4.3 3 1 1 14 14.0 0 27.2
5 at DAL W 30-6 13 74 5.7 0 0 0 0 - 0 7.4
6 at IND W 34-27 16 93 5.8 1 1 1 11 11.0 1 22.4
7 NYJ W 30-23 3 -3 -1.0 0 0 0 0 - 0 -0.3
8 MIA W 36-7 17 72 4.2 0 1 1 2 2.0 0 7.4
9 WAS W 27-10 29 129 4.4 1 0 0 0 - 0 18.9
10 at NYG W 27-26 19 66 3.5 1 2 2 11 5.5 0 13.7
11 BUF W 20-13 16 56 3.5 0 2 1 5 5.0 0 6.1
12 at DEN L 24-30 9 27 3.0 0 0 0 0 - 0 2.7
13 PHI L 28-35 13 54 4.2 0 0 0 0 - 0 5.4
14 at HOU W 27-6 10 53 5.3 0 0 0 0 - 0 5.3

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