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Tagged: Jamaal Williams (48 Results)

Nov
4

Packers RB Jones to be game-time decision

Green Bay running back AARON JONES was limited at Tuesday’s practice and, according to head coach Matt LaFleur, will be a game time decision for Thursday Night Football. Jones has missedMore the past two games and all of last week’s practices due to a calf injury. With fellow running backs AJ DILLON and JAMAAL WILLIAMS both on the COVID-19 reserve list, the Packers are hoping for the best with Jones. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Factoid: Green Bay backfield

Yesterday I was asked about the running back situation in Green Bay. Aaron Jones will start, but the No. 2 could be either second-rounder A.J. Dillon or veteran Jamaal Williams. Both Jones and Williams are in the final year of their rookie contract, so Dillon might be the only one on the roster a year from now.   more »

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Factoid: Pass-catching RBs

The 49ers did a remarkably good job of shutting down Dalvin Cook last week, especially in the passing game. He caught 6 passes, but they resulted in only 8 yards. That kind of a ratio is rare.  more »

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Sep
27

Packers RB Williams hospitalized after injury

Green Bay Packers running back JAMAAL WILLIAMS was taken off the field on a gurney after taking a hard hit during the first quarter of Thursday night’s game against the PhiladelphiaMore Eagles. Williams was taken via ambulance to a local hospital, where he was being evaluated for head and neck injuries. The Packers announced that Williams had movement and feeling in all his extremities. Less

Source: ESPN.com

Aug
1

Packers RB Jones dealing with sore hammy

Green Bay running back AARON JONES missed practice on Wednesday with what the team is describing as hamstring tightness. Jones missed almost two weeks of practice during last year’s training campMore due to hamstring issues, so the team is likely to proceed with caution heading into this season. Fellow running back JAMAAL WILLIAMS has also missed the last four practices with a hamstring injury of his own. Less

Source: Team Blog

Jun
26

Slimmed down RB Jones ready to lead Packers backfield

Green Bay running back AARON JONES has slimmed down and could be even quicker as he prepares to lead the Packers backfield in 2019. Jones appears headed for the bulk ofMore the looks from the Packers backfield, while fellow running back JAMAAL WILLIAMS is facing competition from rookie sixth-round pick DEXTER WILLIAMS. Less

Source: Fox Sports Wisconsin

Dec
24

Rodgers, Williams take flight vs. Jets

The Green Bay Packers will not make the playoffs this season but quarterback AARON RODGERS knew that his fantasy owners still needed him. Rodgers finished Sunday’s game against the New YorkMore Jets with 2 rushing touchdowns and 2 passing touchdowns. Running back JAMAAL WILLIAMS filled in nicely for injured AARON JONES, topping 150 total yards with a rushing touchdown of his own. Less

Source: Green Bay Press-Gazette

Podcast: December 18 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Aaron Bland and Justin Eleff work the waiver wire and break down the Week 16 schedule to help you prepare for your championship game. Sponsored by YouRulz.  more »

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Factoid: Aaron Jones

When are the Packers going to wise up and let Aaron Jones carry the load? Every time they give him the ball, good things happen. When they use their other tailbacks … not so much.  more »

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Sep
26

Three’s a crowd in Packers backfield

With the return of running back AARON JONES from his suspension, the Green Bay Packers have a crowded backfield. In Sunday’s loss to Washington, Jones saw just 25 percent of theMore action while JAMAAL WILLIAMS was at 43 percent and TY MONTGOMERY was at 29 percent. Despite seeing fewer snaps, Jones managed to get the most carries and was the team’s leading rusher. Less

Source: Fox Sports

Ask the Experts: Which slow starter will turn things around?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: Which slow starter will turn things around the rest of the way?  more »

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Sep
20

Packers RB Jones to return in “secondary” role

Green Bay head coach Mike McCarthy is excited to have Packers running back AARON JONES back with the team for this Sunday’s game against Washington. Excitement aside, McCarthy said that JonesMore will return in a “secondary” role with JAMAAL WILLIAMS and TY MONTGOMERY leading the way at the running back position. Fantasy owners take note. Less

Source: Team Blog

Podcast: September 7 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview what remains of Week 1 of the NFL regular season, then a special guest joins the podcast to announce our contest-within-the-contest for this year's Fantasy Index Blackout. Can you #BeatTheProteges? Sponsored by Fantasy Index Blackout.  more »

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Ask the Experts: Who will be the key to your fantasy season?

ASK THE EXPERTS appears weekly from training camp through the Super Bowl with answers to a new question being posted Thursday morning. How the guest experts responded when we asked them: Who will be the key to your fantasy season?  more »

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Podcast: August 27 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Jared Smola joins the podcast to talk draft strategy: which players at which positions to target in which rounds. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports (rtsports.com).  more »

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