Chiefs would prefer to give RBs Jamaal Charles, Peyton Hillis 500 touches
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Chiefs would prefer to give RBs Jamaal Charles, Peyton Hillis 500 touches

Well, not individually.
The Kansas City Star's Adam Teicher wrote Monday that the Chiefs will do everything they can to get running backs Jamaal Charles @jcharles25 and Peyton Hillis @thepeytonhillis heavily involved this season.
"In the Chiefs' perfect world, they'll get the ball to Charles and Hillis a total of 500 times," Teicher wrote.


Read more here: http://www.kansascity.com/2012/07/21/3716474/chiefs-training-camp-roster.html#storylink=cpy

Fantasy Analysis:

That's nice to envision. If Charles is healthy and can get 275 of those touches, matching his career high from 2010, he'll be a clear RB1 in fantasy. But really, when is the last time a perfect world existed for the Chiefs? I think such a number is infeasible, most likely due to injury. But hey, it should give fantasy owners some more hope for Charles and makes Hillis a possible bye-week fill-in. No matter what, it would be better than letting Matt Cassel throw it 500 times.

Source:
Kansas City Star

2 Comments | Add Yours

"Jamaal Hills" would be a beast of a RB.

Posted by:
ShockJohnson 07/24/12 06:06 PM
FFToolbox.com Writer

I think that was a wishful mistake on my part.

And idiocy. Mostly idiocy.

Fixed. Thanks.

Posted by:
Brian Murphy 07/26/12 01:57 AM

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