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Loren Landow expected to be hired as Broncos new strength and conditioning coach

The Broncos appeared to have found their next strength coach.

Longtime trainer Loren Landow, who works with numerous Broncos players in the offseason as well as Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey and Olympic swimmer Missy Franklin, among others, is expected to be hired to lead the Broncos strength program, according to an NFL source. Luke Richesson, the teams previous strength coach of six years, was granted permission to leave a year before his contract expired to become the Houston Texans senior director of sports performance

The Boston Globe considers the Lions a potential landing spot

The Boston Globe considers the Lions a potential landing spot for free agent Dion Lewis. Lewis is coming off career highs in 2017 but the Patriots are expected to let him test the open market. [...]





ADP Trends

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Christian McCaffrey ADP Chart Loading...

ADP: 29.1 +28.1

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Dion Lewis ADP Chart Loading...

ADP: 153.1 +165.4


Own/Start Breakdown

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Own:
100.00%
No change since last week.
Start:
92.01%
+1.15 compared to last week
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Own:
100.00%
No change since last week.
Start:
83.16%
+0.41 compared to last week

Expert Consensus

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17th

4th

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Player Breakdowns

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ATTYDSAVGTDRECYDSTDFSP
1174353.7280651517.26
Compare to same point last season

Overview

  • Just about every team utilizies the dreaded "running backs by comittee" policy. Two solid #1 starters are hard to find.
  • Experts rank this player at 17th among RB's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 15th with 146.60 total points (9.16 avg).
  • Currently 167.7 points behind the leader: Todd Gurley
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 9.2.

Receiving Stats

  • Top 3 in receptions and is currently ranked 3rd among RB.
  • Top 6 in reception yards with 651 and 8.14 YPC and is currently ranked 5th among RB.
  • Top 3 in Rec TDs with 5 and is currently ranked 2nd among RB.

Rushing Stats

  • Top 50 in rush yards with 435 (27.19 per game) and is currently ranked 42nd among RB.
  • He is top 75 in rush tds with 2 (0.13 per game), though that isn"t saying much, and is currently ranked 59th among RB.

Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 16 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Rush Yards: +435, Rush AVG: +3.7 Rush TDs: +2, Receptions: +80, Rec Yards: +651 Rec TDs: +5,
  • He is not getting enough touches to make a significant impact on the ground
  • Involved in both the running and passing game!

Season Outlook

  • RUSH ATT: 200, RUSH YDS: 901, RUSH TDS: 7, REC: 48, REC YDS: 450, REC TDS: 2
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ATTYDSAVGTDRECYDSTDFSP
1808965.063221439.75
Compare to same point last season

Overview

  • Just about every team utilizies the dreaded "running backs by comittee" policy. Two solid #1 starters are hard to find.
  • Experts rank this player at 3rd among RB's. Based on his stats from the past 30 days, he is currently ranked 12th with 165.00 total points (10.31 avg).
  • Currently 149.3 points behind the leader: Todd Gurley
  • He should be doing a bit better than this. Look for him to bounce back.
  • Average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 10.3.

Receiving Stats

  • Top 35 in receptions and is currently ranked 30th among RB.
  • Top 10 in Rec TDs with 3 and is currently ranked 10th among RB.

Rushing Stats

  • Top 25 in rush attempts with 180 (11.25 per game) and is currently ranked 22nd among RB.
  • Top 15 in rush yards with 896 (56.00 per game) and is currently ranked 14th among RB.
  • Top 20 in rush tds with 6 (0.38 per game) and is currently ranked 17th among RB.

Bonus Qualities

  • Played in 10 more games this year than last year.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: Rush Yards: +661, Rush AVG: +0.6 Rush TDs: +6, Receptions: +17, Rec Yards: +124 Rec TDs: +3,
  • His touches per game are decent on the ground but ideally you"d want to see closer to 20.

Season Outlook

  • RUSH ATT: 114, RUSH YDS: 506, RUSH TDS: 2, REC: 22, REC YDS: 170, REC TDS: 1


Injury Status

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No Injury Reported

No Injury Reported



Similar Picks

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Similar RB to consider drafting instead of Christian McCaffrey

NameO/SAVG Pick
Jay Ajayi mia 
 
11.98
DeMarco Murray ten 
 
15.72
Jordan Howard chi 
 
16.14
Ezekiel Elliott dal 
 
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Todd Gurley lar 
 
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Leonard Fournette jac 
 
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Christian McCaffrey car 
 
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Lamar Miller hou 
 
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Isaiah Crowell cle 
 
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Similar based on overall ADP to draft instead of Christian McCaffrey

NameO/SAVG Pick
Amari Cooper oak WR 
 
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24.68
Tom Brady ne QB 
 
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Rob Gronkowski ne TE 
 
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Christian McCaffrey car RB 
 
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Lamar Miller hou RB 
 
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Similar RB to consider drafting instead of Dion Lewis

NameO/SAVG Pick
Giovani Bernard cin 
 
151.49
Shane Vereen nyg 
 
153.02
Dion Lewis ne 
 
153.07
Marlon Mack ind 
 
153.22
Alvin Kamara no 
 
155.61

Similar based on overall ADP to draft instead of Dion Lewis

NameO/SAVG Pick
C.J. Fiedorowicz hou TE 
 
151.94
Alex Smith kc QB 
 
151.95
Joe Flacco bal QB 
 
152.54
Kenny Stills mia WR 
 
152.73
Shane Vereen nyg RB 
 
153.02
Rams DST lar DST 
 
153.06
Dion Lewis ne RB 
 
153.07
Matt Prater det K 
 
153.14
Josh Doctson was WR 
 
153.15
Marlon Mack ind RB 
 
153.22
Jared Cook oak TE 
 
153.43

Player Rating

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17.26

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Advantage

9.75

Trust Rating

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75%

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Advantage

65%


Draft Decision

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Draft 83% Certainty

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