Originally written on Fantasy Sports Locker Room  |  Last updated 10/20/14
Chris Johnson made a problem for himself in 2009. That year, he ‘played like he was homeless‘ en route to 2500 total yards, 16 touchdowns and a season for the ages. The problem: after a performance like that, the bar is set very high. In the three seasons since then Johnson has never fallen below 1400 total yards and has produced an average of 7.33 touchdowns. Not at all bad numbers but ones that left people concerned about where the CJ2K of old had gone. Tennessee’s offensive line has been impressive both on tape and in objective measures this pre-season. Last season there were a number of occasions where Johnson openly vented about the lines inability to keep him from getting hit in the backfield. Watching the team, they simply look like a different unit when the starters are on the field as compared to years past...
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