Daryl Richardson, RB, St. Louis Rams
School: Abilene Christian
FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS
Big news for the Rams, they just signed Jake Long to a 4 year deal taking him from the Miami Dolphins. That is great news for a Rams team that has already seen two of its better skill players leave due to free agency. With Jake Long, Sam Bradford will get an upgrade at left tackle to protect his blind side but also, Long is a huge upgrade in run blocking. The guy excels in run situations and should help to open up the holes for second year men Daryl Richardson and Isaiah Pead.
For now though, lets talk about Richardson who started the 2012 campaign on fire. He spelled longtime veteran Steven Jackson for most of the season but saw his workload drop significantly after the trade deadline passed. After the Rams knew they were going to have SJAX for the remainder of the year, he saw most of the work the rest of the way and Richardson only g...