Originally posted on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 11/4/12

This just in, Legarrette Blount your services are no longer needed. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers better hand the ball off to Doug Martin every single time. Fantasy owners of Martin are rejoicing as he is paying huge dividends over the last few weeks. Against the Raiders, Martin exploded carrying for 22 times, 265 yards and scoring four touchdowns setting the Buccaneers franchise record. His 265 yards were the second-most ever by a rookie, trailing only Adrian Peterson (296) and his 51 fantasy football points also only trail Adrian Peterson. It was the 12th time in NFL history that a player has rushed for over 250 yards in a single game. This comes after his breakout performance against the Vikings where in Week 8 he rushed 29 times for 145 yards and caught three passes for 79 yards and scored twice.… Read more

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