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Buy or Sell: Andre Ellington

Cardinals fans clamored all season last year for Andre Ellington to replace the nondescript Rashard Mendenhall. Ellington had many fantastic moments in 2013, but coach Bruce Arians stubbornly kept feeding his veteran the majority of the carries. Ellington will get his chance this year. With Mendenhall mercifully retired, Ellington will take the top job and get a chance to show coaches...
Via Zone Blitz
3 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN Insider lists Arizona Cardinals’ Andre Ellington as topmost breakout candidate

(photo courtesy of   When running back Andre Ellington made his debut for the Arizona Cardinals in 2013, it became quite eminent the team found themselves a potential superstar in the making. The sixth round pick quickly bursts onto the scene averaging 5.5 yards per carry, which was best among his peers, and saw his role expand as the season progressed, as the former...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Ellington in line for significant role; headlines our 2014 NFL sophomore breakout candidates

Andre Ellington, RB, Arizona – On the subject of workload, Andre Ellington is apparently due for a big one in 2014. Bruce Arians has waffled since early last season on just how much work Ellington would get, but with Jonathan Dwyer and Stepfan Taylor the two backs behind him on the depth chart he appears due for the bulk of the early down and receiving game work.Sure, there won’t...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Power Rankings: Arizona Cardinals RB Andre Ellington rated top-20 home run hitter in NFL

Last night, 10 of the best sluggers in Major League Baseball gathered in Minnesota for the annual Home Run Derby. It was a fun exhibition of power, a showcase for players who can change a game with one swing of the bat. In the NFL, there are similar impact athletes on each roster, guys who can change the complexion of a contest with one electric play. Sometimes, this is a team...
Via cover32 - Cardinals
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Sleeper: Arizona Cardinals Ellington Ready to Ball Out

Andre Ellington might be the best kept secret in fantasy football this season....Shhhh, don't tell your league mates.Kind of an interesting off-season down in Arizona where Rashard Mendenhall retired, errr, took a leave of absence to go do some kind or blogging or writing.  With Mendenhall out of the way, look for Andre Ellington to have a break out Fantasy year. Last season...
Via Route4Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Ellington In Line For Big Workload In 2014

Darren Urban from the Cardinals official website predicts Andre Ellington will get 20-22 touches per game.Fantasy Spin:Arizona coach Bruce Arians said last month that he expects Ellington to get 25-30 touches per game this season, which was an outrageous exaggeration, and it would be shocking if he averaged 20-22 touches per game as Urban is projecting. It would put the 5-foot-9...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals running back Andre Ellington named 20th best in NFL

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 running backs in the NFL today, there were plenty of people angry about their favorite team’s workhorse back not making the list. It made for a spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. And it also begged another question: How close was Mr. Irate Fan’s RB to making the list? To provide an answer, the editors...
Via cover32 - Cardinals
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Ellington will breakout in 2014

(Courtesy of Cardinals second year tailback Andre Ellington had a solid rookie season in which he played somewhat of a backup role to Rashard Mendenhall. This year though, Ellington is going to start and will prove his worth as a versatile, speedy, and overall dangerous dual threat back. He has helped build an identity for this offense which has desperately needed...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals: Final 7-round mock draft

I wish Thursday would just get here already. As fun as talking about the NFL Draft is, I am tired of speculation and wish the picks would happen already. That’s what happens when the NFL delays the draft a couple weeks like they did, and if the goal was to up the anticipation, it worked. For the Arizona Cardinals, this draft is as important as can be. With a 10-6 record last season...
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals: Four late round sleepers to target

While it is easy to get excited about the early rounds of the draft, the best franchises find and develop talent in the later rounds in addition to the blue chip talent in the first couple rounds. Take the Arizona Cardinals for example – last season, Andre Ellington was selected in the sixth round and developed into one of Arizona’s best offensive contributors. The previous year...
May 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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