Bilal Powell, RB, New York Jets
FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS
In his second season out of Louisville, Bilal Powell made some significant strides. He finished the season with 437 yards rushing while averaging 4.0 YPC. He also caught 17 receptions for 140 yards. Not great numbers and one should remember that while he did have a few decent games down the stretch in 2012, he was never able to beat out starter Shonn Greene for the job.
Let me say that again. Bilal Powell was not able to overtake the amazing Shonn Greene as starter for the New York Jets.
That itself should be enough to tell you all you need to know. But there is more. So let’s get into it!
The aforementioned Shonn Greene is now in Tennessee playing backup to Chris Johnson and the Jets have signed perennial backup Mike Goodson to a three-year deal to help bolster the RB position. While Mike Goodson has had some nice numbers playing relief duty, he’...