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Over the course of the off-season we’ll be looking back at some of the rookie seasons from 2012 in the hopes that we can get a feel for what their 2013 fantasy football season holds and whether or not we should target them in drafts. Today the review subject is Justin Blackmon.
The numbers (nearly 153 fantasy points) and the rank – 29th amongst wide receivers in yahoo PPR leagues – might come as a shock to Blackmon drafters, but definitely not to Blackmon owners. Why do I separate the two? Because unless you’re in a keeper league, chances are if you drafted this guy to start the year you didn’t finish the year with him as he gave his draftees the bitter pill. I mean, he seemed doomed from the start with Gabbert at QB. I don’t condone drunk driving but I’d probably get a little wrecked in the pre-season too after a few reps with Blaine. Of course, we’re not here to talk about Blaine and we never will be. What we are here to talk about is Blackmon’s rookie season of 2012 and how
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Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew expects to be cleared to get back on the field by early summer after undergoing foot surgery at the end of the December.
Jones-Drew says this injury won’t slow him down.
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According to Ryan O’Halloran of the Florida Times-Union, Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew will start rehabbing his surgically repaired foot in February.
Jones-Drew will start his rehab in the pool and then head to dry land in March. He should be good to go for training camp.
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Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew will
begin rehabbing his foot injury in February, according to Ryan O’Halloran of
The Florida Times-Union.
MJD expects to start dry land in March. Rehab will start with swimming in February. #jaguars
— Ryan O'Halloran (@ryanohalloran) January 30, 2013
Jones-Drew underwent surgery to repair his foot injury in
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