With more and much more teams employing a running back again by committee system, drafting a function horse running back again this kind of as Adrian Peterson or Michael Turner has become that a lot much more imperative. This year, there is a little reduction on the way. Former Giants' RB Derrick Ward cashed in on his large 2007 period and is heading south to Tampa Bay where he is anticipated to be their quantity 1 back. The Saints' Deuce McAllister was released, which means Reggie Bush's value just went up. Lastly, the Jaguars' former starting RB Fred Taylor is now in New England, dropping the Jag's average age by a good 3 many years, and leaving Maurice Jones-Drew as the primary man in Jacksonville. Allow's take a look at the 2009 rankings, and if you haven't checked out my post on the leading twenty quarterbacks for 2009, verify it out right here.
25. (28) Houston Texans (3-four) - Well they certain know how to defeat the poor groups, racking up 35 factors towards Cincinnati on Sunday. Schaub threw for 280 much more yards, and continues to appear pretty great at home this season.
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(three-5) - The dropping carries on, and the Chargers misplaced their fifth game of the period currently, slipping in their eastern journey to New Orleans. They put up the factors, but nonetheless couldn't stop the Saints.
The initial would be the Tennessee Titans, a team numerous really feel will be in the mix for the Tremendous Bowl next year. There is no love lost in between the two teams, and with the incident last yr exactly where a horrible towel was desecrated on the floor, you can wager the Steelers will be hungry. It would also mark the return of Nate Washington to the 'Burg, and a opportunity to see if he is the genuine deal and worth all the money the Titans spent on him.
Defensively, the Ravens are heading to be better subsequent period as lengthy as their cornerbacks come back wholesome and if they handle to resign Terrell Suggs, which they truly have no choice but to do. However, they could use another large playmaker at linebacker as obviously the loss of Adalius Thomas has impacted the team's versatility. A man like Lance Briggs who is searching to join another team would be a fantastic fit for Ravens team that could use his versatility in their complex defensive method. If they can get a man like Briggs to be a part of the device, the Ravens defensive superiority may make a comeback in 2008.