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I'm willing to eat crow if I'm wrong...

But Hines and Malcolm Brown are my week 1 FA acquisition mirages of the year.

I just don't see why Hines would continue to be the 3rd down back while being so inefficient -- this has been true his entire career. JT posted a 100% catch percentage and doubled up on Hine's yards per reception. He looked very fluid and dangerous in space, and flashed elite speed and acceleration (hitting 21 mph on a 5 yard run).
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I'm just salty that mack went out week 1.
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Elmagister wrote:
zuggyawesome wrote:I'm willing to eat crow if I'm wrong...

But Hines and Malcolm Brown are my week 1 FA acquisition mirages of the year.

I just don't see why Hines would continue to be the 3rd down back while being so inefficient -- this has been true his entire career. JT posted a 100% catch percentage and doubled up on Hine's yards per reception. He looked very fluid and dangerous in space, and flashed elite speed and acceleration (hitting 21 mph on a 5 yard run).

I think Brown maintains a role, especially with a lead.


That's why I say he's a mirage :wink:

Feels a lot like Miles Sanders and Jordan Howard last year; where Sanders was still being given a ton of reps despite being outproduced early on in the year until he eventually took over the backfield.

I agree he'll have some short term value as Aker's gets his feet under him.
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Be hard for me to bench JT, see him as more upside than Rojo but guess I could be wrong. Time will tell
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Redraft wise, if you grabbed Taylor your almost obligated to to start him.
In the same boat with a redraft team as far as Jones goes. I’ll start Taylor with Chubb, and flex Jones this week.
Edit:Jones over Hines at flex in .5 ppr
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jdferguson07 wrote:I’m firing up RoJo with confidence this weekend and expecting RB2 numbers.


I'm debating between Jones and David Johnson (or possibly Snell) this week. I will change my mind at least a dozen times between now and Sunday, and ultimately choose the wrong one.


I'm leaning toward DJ, and that seems like the smart move, but "Ronald Jones is going to have a big week" keeps creeping into my head.
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This has escalated quickly
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I see a sands bet . . .
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hawkdogger wrote:I see a sands bet . . .


Looking like I'm going to have 4k sands after our bet :cry: :cry:
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zuggyawesome wrote:
hawkdogger wrote:I see a sands bet . . .


Looking like I'm going to have 4k sands after our bet :cry: :cry:



What was the bet?
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I think it was that this thread would get hijacked