Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 7/14/12

 

If your looking for a reserve running back for your fantasy team keep an eye on former Boise State Bronco, Doug Martin of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Taken 31st overall in the draft Martin will share the load with incumbent LeGarrette Blount.  Blount has voiced he has no interest in sharing the load but in Head Coach Schiano's system the ground game is crucial and Martin should get plenty of opportunity.

Also, don't forget Schiano's former Rutgers standout and now all-pro Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice. Martin is built closely to the measurements of Ray Rice and Schiano will not hesitate testing Martin early to see if he can handle the load. Martin who rushed for 3,400 yards and 43 touchdowns in three seasons at Boise State, will help solidify Tampa's running attack and should be a great pick in this seasons Fantasy Draft.

 

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