Fantasy Football Handcuff Report: Too Many Changes
Howard Bender updates the fantasy football handcuff grid and shares thoughts on potential backfield changes in the NFL.
There’s nothing worse than late-season backfield shuffles. We’re dealing with changes in personnel, injuries, different handcuffs and committee situations heading into Week 14 and it’s enough to make you lose your mind. There’s nothing worse than riding into your playoffs on the back of one guy and then suddenly not having him at the most crucial time of year. Below are some of the situations which require the most attention and below that will be the new edition of the RB Handcuff Grid.
There is no change in the hierarchy but Chase Edmonds poaching goal-line work is definitely worth pointing out. Johnson still sees the majority of snaps, but this is a situation to watch closely, especially with the fantasy playoffs on the line. What’s worse is that the match-up this week is likely to be a tough one. People expect the Lions run defense to be a bunch of pushovers still but that isn’t even close to being the case. In fact, the Lions have allowed just 81...