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Tagged: Travis Etienne (16 Results)


Jaguars rookie RB Etienne out for 2021 season

The Jacksonville Jaguars placed rookie running back TRAVIS ETIENNE on injured reserve Tuesday due to a foot injury suffered in Monday night’s preseason game against New Orleans. Etienne sustained a LisfrancMore injury or mid-foot sprain during the second quarter and will be headed for surgery in the days ahead. A Lisfranc injury is technically a tarsometatarsal fracture-dislocation in the middle area of the foot, for those who were wondering. Less

Source: Florida Times-Union

Around the NFL: Travis Etienne

Travis Etienne's rookie season is over before it even started. He’s out for the year with a Lisfranc foot injury. The Jaguars are placing him on injured reserve.  more »


Around the NFL: Saints-Jaguars

So, the Saints and Jaguars played last night. Anything happen in that one that might have relevance to people's fantasy drafts coming up? Maybe one or two developments.   more »


Mailbag: August 19, 2021

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition. Is Aaron Rodgers underrated? Running backs who might emerge in 2022. How Travis Etienne landed a a starting job on Ian's Fanex team. Will Tyler Lockett's consistency issues persist? And much, much more. more »


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

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff look back on Week 1 of the NFL preseason, then cobble together a new division to preview. Sponsored by Footballguys.  more »


Ask the Experts: Which rookie are you most excited about?

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 incoming rookie are you most looking forward to seeing on the field?  more »


Factoid: Rookie RBs

Travis Etienne and Javonte Williams look like key decisions to me. Both have the potential to be notable contributors as rookies, but neither is guaranteed to even be the most productive running back on his own team.  more »



Jaguars to use Etienne in Harvin-like playmaker role

Jacksonville head coach Urban Meyer has big plans for rookie first-round pick TRAVIS ETIENNE heading into the upcoming season. Etienne played running back in college, but Meyer has him learning theMore fundamentals of the wide receiver position with the Jaguars. Meyer envisions Etienne in a Percy Harvin-like role, where he can line up all over the field as a multi-purpose weapon. Interestingly, Meyer coached Harvin when they were both at the University of Florida. Less

Around the NFL: Jaguars

The rookies are practicing in Jacksonville, and it’s looking more likely that Travis Etienne is going to be used in a hybrid kind of way. He’s been practicing not with the running backs but the wide receivers.  more »


Podcast: May 7 episodes (plural!) of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Post-draft blowout! Moishe Steigmann and Justin Eleff complete their assessment of the NFL rookie class of 2021 -- two new episodes covering running backs, wide receivers and tight ends.  more »

Around the NFL: Rookie running backs

If you were watching the NFL Draft last night, you might have been wondering where all the running backs were. It was a historically thin group, with a total of four selected by the end of Round 3. That was the fewest taken in the first three rounds since 2016, which itself was the lowest number ever. Disappointing for the key position in fantasy leagues.   more »


Around the NFL: Travis Etienne

Not surprising that the Jaguars selected a running back in the draft. They need more than just James Robinson at the position. But surprising that it happened in the first round.  more »



Jaguars add QB Lawrence, RB Etienne in first round of NFL Draft

The Jacksonville Jaguars officially made quarterback TREVOR LAWRENCE the first pick in the 2021 NFL Draft on Thursday night. Later in the first round, the Jaguars added Lawrence’s college teammate byMore selecting running back TRAVIS ETIENNE with the 25th overall pick. The duo became the first QB/RB pairing from a single school ever drafted by the same team in the first round of an NFL Draft in the common era. Less

Source: Team Blog

Around the NFL: Steelers running backs

The drumbeat for the Steelers selecting a first-round running back is only getting louder. Najee Harris, Travis Etienne, Javonte Williams -- all seem like reasonable possibilities. If it happens, that player immediately merits early consideration in fantasy drafts.   more »


Factoid: Travis Etienne

There seem to be three reasonable candidates to be the first running back drafted -- maybe only two. Alabama's Najee Harris, Clemson's Travis Etienne and perhaps North Carolina's Javonte Williams; those are the players most frequently mentioned. In rookie drafts, you'll most likely be weighing Harris or Etienne.   more »


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