Backfields are starting to have some clarity with three games in the books. Between injuries and performance, we’ll hopefully be on the right track in most spots going forward. It was another busy week so let’s dive in.
Kerryon Johnson , RB DET - He got a career-high 20 carries in the wake of CJ Anderson being cut. That means big things for him, especially with the increased goal-line work.
Alvin Kamara , RB NO - With no Drew Brees the Saints leaned hard on Kamara. That wasn’t surprising and is likely to continue in Brees’ absence. What was surprising was the lack of work for Latavius Murray in a game they were leading.
Saquon Barkley , RB NYG - The big injury of the week was sadly to Barkley. He’ll miss 4-8 weeks with...