2018 Fantasy Soccer Operating Again Handcuffs Chart | Fantasy


It is exhausting in charge fantasy soccer homeowners for hating working again handcuffs. The unhappy actuality is that the one time a handcuff actually turns into efficient is as soon as the starter in entrance of them on the depth chart will get damage (or would not produce as anticipated, however that’s rarer). No person likes to root for accidents, so that makes the backups unpopular with the exception of rookies, who’re at all times extra common than they need to be. Nonetheless, it is essential to have a listing of all of the RB handcuffs prepared, as you’ll doubtless want to select up a handcuff or two from the waiver wire in the course of the season, and also you need to just remember to’re getting guys from good conditions.

Depth charts are going to shuffle all year long. There are at all times gamers who step up out of nowhere and veterans who disappoint, so the pecking order for groups is usually altering. There are nonetheless quite a few place battles to be gained and timeshares to be discovered, and people battles will proceed all through the common season. Plus, there are some coaches who’re infamous for switching up taking part in time on a weekly foundation based mostly on recreation plans and matchups (we’re you Invoice Belichick). So, it is essential to remember that these are simply projections, as beginning roles and taking part in time can change on a dime within the NFL.

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One other essential be aware, receiving backs usually play their very own function within the backfield and are not essentially the standard handcuff for a participant. Usually, receiving backs like Chris Thompson and Theo Riddick will keep of their roles with one other major runner taking up for the lead again. This will imply that the quantity of carries for the receiving again will not change a lot, however the truth is that they’ll nonetheless see a rise in snaps and will outproduce the brand new “lead again” anyway. All of it will depend on the scenario, and that is why a handful of pass-catching backs are included as handcuffs.

We’ll do our greatest to remain on prime of each scenario. Examine again usually for updates all through the season!

2018 fantasy soccer working again handcuffs

Workforce Projected Starter Projected Handcuff
Arizona Cardinals David Johnson Chase Edmonds*
Atlanta Falcons Devonta Freeman Tevin Coleman
Baltimore Ravens Alex Collins Buck Allen
Buffalo Payments LeSean McCoy Chris Ivory
Carolina Panthers Christian McCaffrey C.J. Anderson
Chicago Bears Jordan Howard Tarik Cohen
Cincinnati Bengals Joe Mixon Giovani Bernard
Cleveland Browns Carlos Hyde N. Chubb*/D. Johnson
Dallas Cowboys Ezekiel Elliott Rod Smith
Denver Broncos R. Freeman*/P. Lindsay* Devontae Booker
Detroit Lions Kerryon Johnson* L. Blount/T. Riddick
Inexperienced Bay Packers^ Jamaal Williams Ty Montgomery
Houston Texans^^ Lamar Miller Alfred Blue
Indianapolis Colts Jordan Wilkins* M. Mack/N. Hines*
Jacksonville Jaguars Leonard Fournette T.J. Yeldon
Kansas Metropolis Chiefs Kareem Hunt Spencer Ware
Los Angeles Chargers Melvin Gordon Austin Ekeler
Los Angeles Rams Todd Gurley Malcolm Brown
Miami Dolphins Kenyan Drake Frank Gore
Minnesota Vikings Dalvin Prepare dinner Latavius Murray
New England Patriots R. Burkhead/J. White Sony Michel*
New Orleans Saints^^^ Alvin Kamara Mike Gillislee
New York Giants Saquon Barkley* Wayne Gallman
New York Jets I. /B. Powell Trenton Cannon*
Oakland Raiders Marshawn Lynch D. Martin/J. Richard
Philadelphia Eagles Jay Ajayi Corey Clement
Pittsburgh Steelers^^^^ James Conner Jaylen Samuels*
San Francisco 49ers Alfred Morris Matt Breida
Seattle Seahawks Chris Carson Rashaad Penny*
Tampa Bay Bucs Peyton Barber J. Rodgers/R. Jones*
Tennessee Titans D. Lewis/D. Henry David Fluellen
Washington Redskins Adrian Peterson R. Kelley/C. Thompson


^Packers RB Aaron Jones is suspended for the primary two video games of the season for violating the league’s substance of abuse coverage.

^^Texans RB D’Onta Foreman is beginning the yr on the PUP record as he continues to get better from a torn Achilles.

^^^Saints RB Mark Ingram is suspended for the primary 4 video games of the season for violating the league’s PED coverage.

^^^^Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell is holding out and has no timetable for returning to the crew

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