Originally written March 21, 2013 on FF Locker Room:
Michael Turner, RB, Free Agent Player Profile Height/Weight: 5-10/247 Birthdate: 2/13/1982 School: Northern Illinois FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS What can I say about Michael Turner. His time in Atlanta was good. He totaled 10+ touchdowns in each of his past 5 seasons and was a steady fantasy contributor. He was not the flashiest and most certainly was not the “burner” but he got the job done and was usually in the top 10 at his position when the year ended. The Falcons elected to not resign him this offseason and brought in Steven Jackson to change things up. But Michael Turner still believes his career is far from over. If you just look at the numbers on paper, one would think he still has game. But after seeing the dramatic decline in that “game” from 2012, I’m not so sure. Some would argue his value is in the short yardage and goal line situations but those people are not watching him. Last season, those were his weakest points. It seemed as if Turner couldn’t gain a yard when he n...
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