Darren Sproles, RB, New Orleans Saints
School: Kansas State
FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS
Am I the only one who completely forgets the fact that Sproles is about to turn 30 this year? Holy cow! Sproles still looks like he could out maneuver a bunny rabbit getting chased by a wolf. In fact I would like to challenge Mr. Darren Sproles to a contest, who could out last who, him or the Easter Bunny getting chased by a wolf. My money is on Darren.
All kidding aside, Sproles is one of my favorite players to watch and own in fantasy football. In the open field, there are few players that can do more with the ball than Sproles, even at his “geriatric” age. He doesn’t get to run the ball much but when he does, he does it at an extremely effective rate. Over the last three seasons, he has averaged over 5 YPC.
The real reason to own Sproles in fantasy is because of how New Orleans likes to use him in passing situations. He’s a PPR stud and ...