As you head into what for many of you will be the first round of your league’s fantasy playoffs you have to eliminate as much doubt from your fantasy lineup as possible. As we’ve discussed throughout the season there are many NFL backfields that can’t be trusted when it comes to fantasy, but sometimes circumstances will force a team to be a bit more predictable in the way they distribute carries amongst their RBs.

For instance, last week we wrote about the Rams’ backfield and how erratic Sean McVay can be when it comes to using his RBs. Cam Akers has now had two straight productive weeks and depending on how serious Darrell Henderson’s knee injury is, McVay may not have a choice but to lean on Akers again this week. 

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