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Before drafting you need to see Raiders RB Darren McFadden’s fantasy ranking

Halfway through the preseason, things are starting to come into shape; it’s becoming clearer who is going to flourish, who is going to struggle and who might be soon be replaced. That’s important information heading into fantasy football drafts. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s time to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Allen pleased with 'more explosive' McFadden

Dennis Allen wasn’t Raiders head coach in 2010 or 2011, when Darren McFadden was at his very best. The slashing rusher averaged 5.3 yards per carry in those two seasons, whopping sums he hasn’t matched since Allen took over in 2012. While injury issues have been a constant, the production decline started then, with back-to-back seasons of 3.3 yards per rush. This preseason...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders Fantasy Football Projections 2014

RB Darren McFadden (Oakland) McFadden was benched last season for Rashad Jennings mid-season for general incompetence, as he finished the season averaging 3.34 yards per carry. In 2012, he averaged 3.27 yards per carry. He has never been able to live up to his billing as the 4th overall pick in the 2008 NFL Draft and was never able to live up to his huge 2010 season, in which he...
Via The Football Fan Spot
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders: Player Most Likely To Break Out In 2014

The real Darren McFadden may finally show not only the Oakland Raiders, but the rest of the NFL what he is made of. After five injury-riddled season in the NFL, the team that made him the fourth-overall selection in the NFL Draft may have found a way to keep him injury-free and hungry to prove he is a star in the making.The Raiders signed Maurice Jones-Drew after resigning McFadden...
Via Football Nation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Maurice Jones-Drew listed as the Raiders starting running back

The Oakland Raiders have running back Maurice Jones-Drew listed as their starting running back ahead of Darren McFadden on their first depth chart. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Maurice Jones-Drew listed as the Raiders starting running back appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
Via Pro Football Zone
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders Injury Update: Darren McFadden has changed his workout routine to help stay healthy

Darren McFadden has struggled to stay on the field during his career with the Oakland Raiders, with 29 missed games in six seasons. Those durability concerns will not go away completely, but head coach Dennis Allen passed along the news over the weekend that the team has changed McFadden's weight room routine in an effort to keep him on the field going forward.#459739301 / gettyimages...
Via NFL Injury Report
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders have changed up Darren McFadden’s weight room routine

It sounds like the Oakland Raiders are trying anything they can to keep running back Darren McFadden healthy for the upcoming season. Without going into specifics, Dennis Allen says Raiders have changed up Darren McFadden's weight room routine to help keep him on field. — Jerry McDonald (@Jerrymcd) July 27, 2014 McFadden has always been one of the most talented backs in the...
Via Pro Football Zone
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders’ RB Darren McFadden ranked 27th best in NFL, full top-30 revealed

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 running backs in the NFL today, there were plenty of people angry about their favorite team’s workhorse not making the list. It made for a spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. The second batch of RBs, Nos. 11-20, generated a similar response. The next logical step in the ranking of the game’s running backs...
Via cover32 - Raiders
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Klemko: McFadden has the edge over MJD

Robert Klemko of TheMMQB.com says that Darren McFadden has the edge over Maurice Jones-Drew for the Raiders salting running back job. “At this stage Darren McFadden has the starting edge over Jones-Drew but this should be a committee backfield considering McFadden’s injury history—he’s yet to play a full season in six. Should McFadden miss a start, Jones-Drew could be a great...
Via Pro Football Zone
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Maurice Jones-Drew to start for the Raiders?

Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle expects Maurice Jones-Drew to be the Raiders starting running back “@ferone10: who is #1 RB?” >> I will be surprised if it's not Jones-Drew — Vic Tafur (@VicTafur) July 24, 2014 Of course MJD will win the job,  there’s no way Darren McFadden doesn’t get injured this season. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551'...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss
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