The Miami Dolphins launched veteran working again Sony Michel on Tuesday, offering some readability to their crowded working again room.
Chase Edmonds is predicted to steer this backfield, regardless of sturdiness issues. Edmonds, a gifted pass-catching again, ought to be rostered in all codecs and stays a worth with a median draft place of 93 in PPR leagues. Although his season was restricted attributable to damage in 2021, Edmonds was extremely environment friendly, averaging 5.1 yards per try and catching 43 of his 53 targets for 311 yards. He produced double-digit PPR factors in eight of his 12 video games performed with Arizona final season and he’s at present going within the eighth spherical of fantasy soccer drafts.
Backup working again Raheem Mostert is 30 years previous and has performed a full 16-game season solely as soon as in his profession. Nevertheless, when he does play, he is likely one of the largest threats on the bottom. In 16 video games in 2019, Mostert averged 5.6 yards per try, racking up 772 yards in solely 137 makes an attempt. Mostert has a knack for breaking off large runs, and he’s going largely undrafted in fantasy leagues. At that ADP, and now with Michel out of the image, Mostert could possibly be my favourite late-round flier.
However, what about Michel? The previous first-round decide of the Patriots scored the one landing of Tremendous Bowl LIII for New England and was a giant a part of the Rams’ Tremendous Bowl success final season. He ranked first in carries and third in dashing yards over the ultimate six weeks of the 2021 common season, exhibiting there’s nonetheless tread on the tires at the same time as he enters his age 27 season.
One attainable touchdown spot for Michel is the Washington Commanders, who appear disenchanted with Antonio Gibson and who will now start the season with out budding star rookie Brian Robinson.
Michel goes largely undrafted in fantasy drafts, however could possibly be value a late-round flier if he leads to Washington.
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