Jacquizz Rodgers, RB, Atlanta Falcons
School: Oregon State
FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS
I’m glad I waited on writing about Jacquizz because the big news just went down in Atlanta. The Falcons just signed Steven Jackson, one of the hungriest players in the NFL to a three-year deal. I say hungry because he’s never shown lack of effort on the field, even though he’s reached the “Old Man” mark of 30.
Before this move from the Falcons, when he was going to be the man in Atlanta, I was predicting Jacquizz Rodgers to have a nice season and possibly start to take over more of the carries and touches. But now, I see him doing exactly what he did last season. And maybe even take fewer touches. Steven Jackson is a beast, and now that he’s on a team with a high-powered offense, I expect him to be a three-down back and get the lion’s share of the work. Rodgers will have his games, but they will be hard to predict and could be predicated on ...