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Mailbag: July 30, 2020

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: Revised projections for Clyde Edwards-Helaire. Which draft position is the best? Sifting through kicker prospects. And Tampa Bay's format-dependent defense. more »


Around the NFL: Damien Williams opts out

For most of the offseason, I have wondered whether Damien Williams might wind up being Kansas City’s most productive running back. They selected Clyde Edwards-Helaire in the first round, but Williams has the considerable advantage of having been around for a few years. But toss that out of the window now; Williams has opted out of the 2020 season.   more »


Mailbag: July 7, 2020

Will Chris Godwin be the best of the Tampa Bay pass catchers? What's up with the Cheat Sheet format? Identifying the league's top offenses. Damien Williams vs. Clyde Edwards-Helaire. And more. more »



Big jump coming for Kansas City RB Williams?

Kansas City running backs coach Deland McCullough said recently that he expects running back DAMIEN WILLIAMS to take “a big jump” heading into the 2020 season. While much of the focusMore has been on rookie first-round draft pick CLYDE EDWARDS-HELAIRE, McCullough is focusing on Williams’ maturation and experience in the Kansas City offense. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Factoid: Damien Williams

I think I like Damien Williams more than most. While Kansas City used a first-round pick on a running back, Williams has been there, he knows the offense, and he’s been productive.  more »



Kansas City OC sees “special traits” in rookie RB

Kansas City offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy said earlier this week that rookie running back CLYDE EDWARDS-HELAIRE has some “special traits”. While DAMIEN WILLIAMS will head to training camp as the starting running back, the team seems to be excited about the potential of their new rookie rusher.

Source: NBC Sports

Factoid: Reality check

Can we tap the brakes a little on the Clyde Edwards-Helaire hype train? Neat little player, but it will be a surprise if he’s a top-20 running back this year.  more »


Around the NFL: Hello, Clyde Edwards-Helaire

It was a crazy first round of the NFL Draft, with 3 top-10 quarterbacks, Aaron Rodgers getting Aaron Rodgers'd, and six wide receivers. But probably the first rookie selected in most fantasy drafts and maybe the 1.01 in rookie drafts was the last pick of the night, Clyde Edwards-Helaire.   more »



Kansas City adds RB Washington

Kansas City added former Oakland Raiders running back DEANDRE WASHINGTON on Wednesday, signing him to a one-year deal to add depth to the backfield. Washington will join a backfield led byMore DAMIEN WILLIAMS and will have his work cut out for him, competing with the likes of DARREL WILLIAMS, DARWIN THOMPSON, ELIJAH MCGUIRE, MIKE WEBER, and MARCUS MARSHALL. Less

Source: Kansas City Star


Mahomes, Kelce, Williams lead record comeback

Kansas City used the greatest comeback in franchise history to defeat the Houston Texans on Sunday and advance to the AFC Championship Game. Quarterback PATRICK MAHOMES led the way with 5 touchdowns, while tight end TRAVIS KELCE and running back DAMIEN WILLIAMS each had 3 touchdowns.

Source: Team Website


Williams leads Kansas City, fantasy owners

Kansas City running back DAMIEN WILLIAMS has had an injury-plagued 2019 season thus far, but on Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers he produced for both his team and his fantasy owners. Williams had 2 touchdowns on Sunday, including a highlight-reel 84-yard run in the third quarter.

Source: Kansas City Star


Kansas City RB Williams set to return vs. Bears

Kansas City running back DAMIEN WILLIAMS practiced in full on Friday and does not have an injury designation heading into Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bears. Williams has been nursing aMore rib injury, but he appears to be back to full-strength. Head coach Andy Reid said after Friday’s practice that Williams looked impressive. Less

Source: Kansas City Star

Factoid: The real McCoy

Damien Williams (rib) and Darrel Williams (hamstring) aren’t practicing today, and I think Kansas City on Sunday will be looking at some combination of LeSean McCoy, Darwin Thompson and Spencer Ware.  more »



Kansas City signs RB Ware

Kansas City signed veteran running back SPENCER WARE on Tuesday to provide depth to a backfield that is currently depleted by injuries. Running backs DAMIEN WILLIAMS (rib) and DARREL WILLIAMS (hamstring) remain injured, as veteran LESEAN MCCOY and rookie DARWIN THOMPSON lead the way in the backfield.



Kansas City rules Williams out vs. Raiders

Kansas City running back DAMIEN WILLIAMS has been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders. Williams missed a third straight day of practice on Friday as he continues toMore deal with a rib injury suffered in Week #11. With Williams out of action, the team will rely on a combination of LESEAN MCCOY, DARREL WILLIAMS, and DARWIN THOMPSON against the Raiders. Less

Source: Kansas City Star

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