Bills RB C.J. Spiller barely played versus Bengals
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Bills RB C.J. Spiller barely played versus Bengals

The Buffalo Bills opted to only give running back C.J. Spiller @CJSPILLER 19 snaps out of 70 against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday. He used that playing time to rush 10 times for 55 yards. Spiller continues to play on a bad ankle which has cut into his snaps and hurt his overall play.

Fantasy Analysis:

Spiller is actually so good that he's still averaging 4.2 yards per carry on 84 rushes this year, but he's never really been 100-percent this year. Before the ankle, it was a quad and before that a knee. Some guys seem to be too fast for their own good. Spiller's rest of season ranking is outside the Top 15. Fred Jackson @Fred22Jackson is having a very nice year and he's going to be a part of the offense all season long. This really hurts any big-time potential for Spiller, even if he gets fully healthy.

Source:
Mike Clay via Twitter

9 Comments | Add Yours

Draft day, pick 6, I'm staring at Spiller and Charles. I choose.....poorly.

Posted by:
R.Pgh 10/14/13 01:16 PM

He was clearly in pain after every run. I was wondering why he was being played at all, since it looked like a struggle for him. Might as well try and get him healthy.

Posted by:
philadendron 10/14/13 01:48 PM

Draft day: Pick 4 (traded AP pre draft to get 2 first round picks), I choose Spiller - poorly. Been scramblin ever since

Posted by:
rippinboarder 10/15/13 05:55 AM

You think you got it bad, try spiller and Steven Jackson with your first two picks! My team is a mash unit!

Posted by:
kevinvalimont 10/15/13 02:44 PM

I picked Spiller and then MJD... I have it just as bad...

Posted by:
mark6574 10/15/13 08:02 PM

Try Spiller, D. Wilson, R. Cobb, then Amendola. Sucks to be me.

Posted by:
jjkill 10/15/13 10:16 PM

Spiller is not done.....he is not going out like that....he's lurking...he looks like he is holding back...so 2 more weeks and bammm!

Posted by:
Mitchandgem@aol.com 10/16/13 12:45 AM

How about this one--- Spiller, Julio, David Wilson, Vereen, McFadden. I REALLY screwed the pooch this year. FML.

Posted by:
Milinko12 10/16/13 01:03 AM

Yeah, I had first pick Spiller, than Julio....not great. Luckily I drafted FJax and he's been my best RB....sorta sad.

Posted by:
snuke7 10/17/13 01:36 PM

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