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Mailbag: August 12, 2021

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: Discounting unvaccinated players. Using ADP. Ezekiel Elliott on the rebound. And more. more »



Return of the Mack

Indianapolis Colts running back MARLON MACK is looking like his old self in training camp as he attempts to return from an Achilles’ injury suffered just over 10 months ago. OffensiveMore coordinator Marcus Brady said that Mack has “looked really good”, while Mack added that he has confidence that is building every day. A healthy Mack teaming with rising star JONATHAN TAYLOR would have the Colts backfield in good shape heading into the upcoming season. Less

Source: Herald Bulletin

Around the NFL: Jonathan Taylor

Frank Reich was talking up Jonathan Taylor recently, saying the second-year back has earned the right to be the main runner in the team's backfield. Occasionally there are items saying he'll lose work to Nyheim Hines or Marlon Mack, but I think they're overblown.   more »



Return of the Mack

The Indianapolis Colt have re-signed running back MARLON MACK for a reported $2 million on a new one-year contract. Mack is coming off a torn Achilles tendon suffered in the openingMore week of the 2020 season, which likely limited his options as a free agent. Mack is expected to be ready to roll for training camp and will join fellow running backs JONATHAN TAYLOR and NYHEIM HINES heading into the 2021 season as part of a deep RB corps in Indianapolis. Less

Source: Indianapolis Star

Factoid: Jonathan Taylor

I like the look of Jonathan Taylor for the 2021 season. He got a lot more comfortable in the second half of his rookie season, and I think the Colts will rely on the run extensively.  more »


Around the NFL: J.K. Dobbins

I see where J.K. Dobbins says he’s anxious to build on his rookie season. He wants to carry the ball more and play a bigger role in the offseason. That kind of talk, of course, is always easier in the offseason.  more »


Mailbag: January 8, 2021

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: Weighing Herbert vs. Jonathan Taylor in a keeper league. The merits of head-to-head vs. total points formats. And more on backup running backs. more »



Colts rookie RB Taylor rushes for franchise record in playoff-clinching win

Indianapolis Colts rookie running back JONATHAN TAYLOR rushed for a franchise-record 253 yards and 2 touchdowns in Sunday’s win over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Taylor’s performance not only helped his fantasy owners, but it helped the Colts to clinch the final playoff spot in the AFC.

Source: Indianapolis Star


Colts lose grip on playoffs, but RB Taylor scores twice

Indianapolis running back JONATHAN TAYLOR continued his impressive rookie season, scoring 2 rushing touchdowns in Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Despite a sometimes crowded and committee-based backfield, Taylor leads the team in both rushing touchdowns and yards with just one game remaining in the regular season.

Source: Indianapolis Star

Podcast: December 17 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff look back at Week 14 around the NFL and preview tonight's Chargers-Raiders matchup. Sponsored by RealTime Fantasy Sports.  more »



Colts rookie RB Taylor rushes for season-high vs. Raiders

Indianapolis Colts rookie running back JONATHAN TAYLOR ran for 150 yards and 2 touchdowns, notching a career-high rushing performance against the Las Vegas Raiders on Sunday. Taylor’s most impressive run ofMore the day came on a 62-yard rushing touchdown early in the third quarter. While the Colts are still likely to employ a committee approach at running back, Taylor’s performance on Sunday could have him leading the committee for the final three games of the season. Less

Source: Indianapolis Star


Colts activate RB Taylor from Covid-19 reserve list

The Indianapolis Colts activated rookie running back JONATHAN TAYLOR off the team’s Covid-19 reserve list on Wednesday. Taylor missed last weekend’s game because he was determined to be a high-risk closeMore contact of someone outside of the building, although he did not test positive himself. Taylor should be available for Sunday’s game against the Houston Texans. Less

Source: Indianapolis Star

Dynasty Leagues: Long-term RB rankings

We’re over halfway through the season, and I don’t think we’re any closer to knowing with any certainty which of the rookie running backs will have the best career. There are eight, I think, that could wind up being that guy.  more »


Mailbag: November 19, 2020

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Taysom Hill could be a secret weapon tight end in some fantasy leagues. Or not. When does one cut bait on a struggling rookie running back like Jonathan Taylor? Adding punters to fantasy leagues. And more. more »


Mailbag: November 6, 2020

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. James Robinson's long-term value. The new committee backfield in Indianapolis. Trading Antonio Gibson in a dynasty league for short-term QB help. And more. more »


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