Raiders RB Darren McFadden says his best is still to come
What are you looking for?
 
 
 
 

Raiders RB Darren McFadden says his best is still to come

Raiders running back Darren McFadden @dmcfadden20 talked to Steve Corkran about 10 days ago, and one of the many questions Corkran asked was if we have seen the best of McFadden. The sixth-year running back responded with basically the reasoning behind why fantasy owners still want to own him.
"You've seen a lot of glimpses, though, but I can promise you that you haven't seen the best of him at all," McFadden said.

Fantasy Analysis:

And that's why most of us continue to gravitate back to him. Those glimpses have been phenomenal at times. McFadden looked like a top-five running back in 2010 and 2011. Last season was an all-around bust, but with the Raiders returning to a power running game, the belief is there that McFadden can produce like he did in those previous seasons.
Injuries? Yep, those are part of the deal. But McFadden has now dropped from being a mid-first-round pick last year to being a possible third-round pick this year. That's decent value for a player who gained more than 1,600 yards from scrimmage in 13 games just three seasons ago. McFadden turns 26 in August.

Source:
Contra Costa Times

0 Comments | Add Yours

There are no comments on this article yet.

You must login in order to comment:

If you do not have an account yet, register here -- it's free

Warning: You don't have cookies enabled in your internet broswer. Without cookies, you will not be able to login. Some web browsers allow cookies to be managed on a per-site basis.



News Archive
NFL News Feed: XML Feed
Subscribe to FFToolbox NFL News and Rumors by Email
Brian Murphy -
Follow on Twitter
Los Angeles, CA
FFToolbox Fantasy Football Writer since 2002
Follow me on Twitter: @Spokes_Murphy.

I have played fantasy sports since 2001. I've played mostly in fantasy football and baseball leagues. I wrote for FFToolbox from 2002-2005 and re-joined in 2009.

I was an undergraduate from the University of Central Florida, and a master's graduate from Cal State University, Northridge specializing in journalism/mass communication. I make my home in Long Beach, Calif.

While I grew up in California, my favorite football team has always been the New York Giants.

Join a League today!
Signup compete and win. Leagues as low as $35 Enter Rotobowl for $279 - $50,000 Grand Prize


Partner of USA TODAY Sports Digital Properties