Originally posted on Razzball Football  |  Last updated 9/18/12
Owners of Chris Johnson might be justified in their concerns thus far, but after two weeks, there are plenty of running backs who have yet to have the opportunity to break out for a huge fantasy game.  One such player is Maurice Jones-Drew.  Sure, he scored a TD off of a short pass in week 2, but rushing totals of 77 and 60 yards is not what we’ve come to expect from MJD.  Don’t worry though, he’ll be just fine in week 3 against The Colts.  The entire Jaguars offense revolves around MJD’s playing ability and in week 3, I expect over 100 yards on the ground and at least 1 TD.  A total of 20 fantasy points or more in standard scoring leagues would not surprise me at all.  Less than 12, however, would. Kevin Smith of The Lions is another player with breakout potential in week 3.  The Lions have a plethora of options at RB, but the starting job appears to be Smith’s for the time being.  Facing a Titans defense with more holes than a donut shop, Smith should have no trouble making week 3...
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