Found November 07, 2012 on RotoAsk:
While Darren Sproles is out for the next few weeks, it is safe to rely on Pierre Thomas.  Fantasy. Darren Sproles is statistically the best receiving running back in the NFL. In part because he is a great receiver out of the backfield, but mostly because Drew Brees loves throwing the check down pass to his running backs. As the only remaining running back with a history of catching passes, Pierre Thomas should see increased production right? I’m sorry Pierre Thomas owners, but the answer is no. Even though Chris Ivory has caught a whopping two passes in his entire career, he was the main benefactor on Monday night in the absence of Darren Sproles. In the Saints victory over the Eagles, Pierre Thomas had a pretty good game. He averaged 7.3 yards per carry and 13 yards per reception. However, he only ran the ball six times for a total of 44 yards and he only caught the ball twice for a total of 26 yards. Given Pierre’s encouraging averages, it would be easy to be fooled into thinking...
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