Originally posted on The Fake Football  |  Last updated 7/11/13
Congratulations to Scott Watson who won the third round of our writer’s contest and second overall. Check out his winning entry. This year’s prevailing opinion is that true RB1s are in short supply and should be gobbled up on sight in the early rounds of your fantasy football draft.  In his annual manifesto, Matthew Berry showed that owners who drafted #1 had, on average, four more wins than those who drafted last.  With the scarcity of workhorse running backs, how is an owner picking last supposed to succeed? Well, you are in luck, dear reader!  Two players who haven’t been getting a lot of love from fantasy owners over the last few years are poised for a resurgence in 2013 and ripe for the picking for those of you slotted towards the end of your draft. According to fantasyfootballcalculator.com, Steven Jackson and Matt Forte are the 13th and 15th players being drafted in 12-team leagues.  This pair will not likely elicit the ooohs and aaaahs from your fellow owners when you call t...
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