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Running Back, Seattle Seahawks

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Draft: 2017 Round 7 (31)
College: Oklahoma State
DOB: 1994-09-16 Age: 25
RB Rank Tier ADP-12
#13 3 2.11

Season Stats
FF Today Standard Scoring: Review Scoring
  RushingReceiving Fantasy
Season Team G Att Yard Avg TDTarget Rec Yard Avg TD FPts FPts/G
2017 SEA 4 49 208 4.2 0 8 7 59 8.4 1 32.7 8.2
2018 SEA 14 247 1,151 4.7 9 24 20 163 8.2 0 185.4 13.2
2019 SEA 2 30 106 3.5 1 10 9 61 6.8 1 28.7 14.4
2019 (Projected) SEA   236 1,040 4.4 7   27 225 8.3 1 174.5  

2019 Outlook
Depth Chart
The Seahawks invested a first round draft pick at the running back position in 2018, which only makes Chris Carson's breakout season even more impressive. Carson, a second-year player who was drafted in the seventh round in 2017, held off first-rounder Rashaad Penny all season on his way to 1,151 rushing yards and nine touchdowns on the ground, out-touching Penny by a total of 267 touches to Penny's 94 during the regular season.

Carson really picked up the pace near the end of the season, rushing for 100 or more yards in each of his final three regular season contests, but was then completely shut down by the Cowboys in Seattle's lone playoff game where he rushed for just 20 yards on 13 carries. Still, even in that contest where he was completely bottled up, the Seahawks stuck with Carson, giving Penny just four touches.

Carson shined in Seattle's conservative, "establish-the-run"-style offense, leaving many fantasy owners scratching their heads as we look forward to 2019. While it is presumed that Carson will be the lead back in Seattle again this season, it'd be hard to argue that the Seahawks offense wouldn't be better off throwing the ball more often this season, which could lead to fewer carries for Carson even if he does end up continuing to hold off Penny.

Carson is currently being drafted in the mid-fifth round and somewhere in the mid-20s at running back, which is a fair price considering the other backs being selected around him. Still, fantasy owners do run the risk that Carson ends up being less effective on the ground and thus ends up conceding more carries to Penny, thus making himself essentially fantasy irrelevant due to his lack of usage in the passing game.

Fan. Tm. Player
RB1RB1 Chris Carson
RB2RB2 Rashaad Penny
RB3RB3 C.J. Prosise
RB4RB4 Travis Homer
Seahawks Depth Chart
News From The Past 90 Days
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2019 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Standard Scoring: Review Scoring
  RushingReceiving Fantasy
Week Opp Result Att Yard Avg TDTarget Rec Yard Avg TD FPts
1 CIN W 21-20 15 46 3.1 1 7 6 34 5.7 1 20.0
2 at PIT W 28-26 15 60 4.0 0 3 3 27 9.0 0 8.7

2018 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Standard Scoring: Review Scoring
  RushingReceiving Fantasy
Week Opp Result Att Yard Avg TDTarget Rec Yard Avg TD FPts
1 at DEN L 24-27 7 51 7.3 0 5 3 28 9.3 0 7.9
2 at CHI L 17-24 6 24 4.0 0 1 0 0 - 0 2.4
3 DAL W 24-13 32 102 3.2 1 2 2 22 11.0 0 18.4
5 LAR L 31-33 19 116 6.1 0 1 1 11 11.0 0 12.7
6 at OAK W 27-3 14 59 4.2 0 0 0 0 - 0 5.9
8 at DET W 28-14 25 105 4.2 1 2 2 19 9.5 0 18.4
9 LAC L 17-25 8 40 5.0 0 0 0 0 - 0 4.0
11 GB W 27-24 17 83 4.9 1 0 0 0 - 0 14.3
12 at CAR W 30-27 16 55 3.4 1 2 2 8 4.0 0 12.3
13 SF W 43-16 13 69 5.3 0 4 3 39 13.0 0 10.8
14 MIN W 21-7 22 90 4.1 1 0 0 0 - 0 15.0
15 at SF L 23-26 22 119 5.4 1 6 6 29 4.8 0 20.8
16 KC W 38-31 27 116 4.3 2 0 0 0 - 0 23.6
17 ARI W 27-24 19 122 6.4 1 1 1 7 7.0 0 18.9
WC at DAL L 22-24 13 20 1.5 0 3 2 -1 -0.5 0 1.9
WC = Wild-Card

2017 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Standard Scoring: Review Scoring
  RushingReceiving Fantasy
Week Opp Result Att Yard Avg TDTarget Rec Yard Avg TD FPts
1 at GB L 9-17 6 39 6.5 0 1 1 10 10.0 0 4.9
2 SF W 12-9 20 93 4.7 0 2 1 7 7.0 0 10.0
3 at TEN L 27-33 11 34 3.1 0 2 2 18 9.0 1 11.2
4 IND W 46-18 12 42 3.5 0 3 3 24 8.0 0 6.6

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