Training Camp Burning Questions
Josh Gordon, SEA Backfield, Early Round Drafting
Training Camp Burning Questions
The most glorious time of the year has arrived: Training Camp, aka Fantasy Prep Season!
Though many fantasy values are set, plenty of Burning Questions need answers that'll dramatically alter The Fantasy Landscape. From Backfield Battles, to Target Totem Poles to every health and new fit question mark in between, we dive into The Wolf's Top Five Burning Questions, outlining:
- A) The Teams and their Burning Questions
- B) Why Fantasy Owners need to know these answers
- C) What we already know about the situation
- C) Predictions on how the situations will unfold
In the process, we visit New England to dive into the crowded backfield and unclear wideout situation of this consistent juggernaut.
We then travel to Tennessee, where Matt LaFleur is insistent on "marrying the run / pass games" and has two talented backs to do just this -- but an unclear workload distribution remains.
Our next stop's all over the map, where we breakdown Rookie RBs who remain behind less inspiring incumbents, but could easily ascend. From Royce Freeman's outlook in Denver, to Rashaad Penny's shot at a workhorse role, to Kerryon Johnson's place in a four-headed committee, and Ronald Jones' expected work in Tampa Bay, tons of Backfield Battles linger that need solving.
Afterwards, we do a roundtable on crucial QB Health Issues, diving into Deshaun Watson, Andrew Luck, and Carson Wentz. We break down when they're expected back, and the major impact all have on their offenses.
Last but not least is our apparently new favorite squad and the star of Hard Knocks -- the Cleveland Browns. This squad team is loaded with questions, which will make the HBO Special not only entertaining, but crucial to monitor. From QB and RB battles, to major WR question marks, there's tons of uncertainty with major implications here.
Plus, with Training Camps kicking off, news has been pouring in -- none bigger than Josh Gordon's absence from camp. We dig into the Fantasy Implications of this, as well as notes on:
- --Leonard Fournette's weight loss
- --Mitch Trubisky's early camp performance
- --Chris Carson and the Seattle RB Depth Chart
- --Jordan Howard and his hands
- --LeSean McCoy's latest
Clearly, this Episode is absolutely brimming with information, so don't enter Training Camp without this enormous refresher and primer -- it's a true can't miss.
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