Week 14 Running Back Matchups | Fantasy Football 2017

Theo Riddick making a cut as running back for the Detroit Lions

Lets take a look at the week 14 running back matchups for 2017 fantasy football.  The chart below will help to highlight which tight ends have the best matchups based on fantasy points per game allowed over opponents average to this point in the season by each team.  Please remember these are NOT rankings.  My rankings are updated daily and available on the NFL spreadsheet.

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Week 14 RB Matchups

Defense % Allowed vs Average (STD) % Allowed vs Average (PPR) RB Affected
TB 48.85% 33.57% Theo Riddick
NYG 47.01% 42.64% Alfred Morris
LAR 42.85% 32.60% LeGarrette Blount
WSH 42.21% 37.71% Melvin Gordon
DET 40.57% 34.78% Peyton Barber
CIN 39.53% 39.29% Jordan Howard
OAK 39.16% 44.44% Kareem Hunt
GB 38.97% 39.52% Isaiah Crowell
CHI 34.04% 27.70% Gio Bernard
KC 33.74% 26.60% Marshawn Lynch
SF 33.16% 35.24% Lamar Miller
CLE 24.66% 22.47% Jamaal Williams
DAL 22.54% 26.18% Orleans Darkwa
ATL 21.91% 23.33% Mark Ingram
PIT 21.26% 25.09% Alex Collins
LAC 20.11% 13.82% Samaje Perine
BAL 14.78% 14.47% Le’Veon Bell
NO 13.89% 13.33% Devonta Freeman
NE 12.81% 12.82% Kenyan Drake
BUF 10.39% 5.56% Frank Gore
ARI 7.45% 12.66% Demarco Murray
DEN 7.34% 6.41% Bilal Powell
MIA 7.24% 11.15% Dion Lewis
TEN 6.33% 10.15% Kerwynn Williams
IND -1.44% -3.82% LeSean McCoy
SEA -5.33% -4.49% Leonard Fournette
CAR -5.47% -3.51% Latavius Murray
PHI -7.06% -7.19% Todd Gurley
JAX -11.98% -6.80% J.D. McKissic
MIN -16.81% -14.62% Christian McCaffrey
HOU -18.90% -14.12% Carlos Hyde
NYJ -21.32% -21.06% C.J. Anderson
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10 Comments

  1. what is your take on the timeshare that will now be happening with aaron Jones and Jamaal Williams? I see that Jones is #1 on the depth chart now, so how much work will Williams get this week? Is Jones worth picking up off the waiver and dropping Williams?

    1. Based on Williams body of work the last few weeks I expect him to remain the feature back. I’d much rather have Jamaal than Jones at this point as I’m not reading too much into the depth chart unless I see a change on the field

  2. In a PPR league which 2 RBs should I go with? Devonta Freeman, Kareem Hunt (Rolls Eyes), Samaje Perine, Peyton Barber?

    Also in a PPR 1 pick Hyde, Mckinnon, Theo Riddick or Peyton Barber?

  3. Peyton Barber, Mike Davis, Jamison Crowder, Derrick Henry, or Marquise Goodwin for the FLEX spot in a standard league? Personally leaning Barber (especially if Martin out) with Goodwin 2nd in an potential blowup spot vs HOU, but what’s your take?

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