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  Chase EdmondsC. Edmonds
RB - ARI
Chase Edmonds
Nyheim HinesN. Hines
RB - IND
Nyheim Hines
 
 
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ECR# 47# 52-
Best Rank# 34# 41-
Worst Rank# 72# 80-
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total70.873.9-
Avg Game5.44.6-
Avg Projection70.469.9-
    
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SOS Rank192-
    
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Player Game Logs Comparison
  Chase EdmondsC. Edmonds
RB - ARI
Chase Edmonds
Nyheim HinesN. Hines
RB - IND
Nyheim Hines
2020 Schedule 
Week 1 at SF at JAC
Week 2 vs. WAS vs. MIN
Week 3 vs. DET vs. NYJ
Week 4 at CAR at CHI
Week 5 at NYJ at CLE
Week 6 at DAL vs. CIN
Week 7 vs. SEABYE WEEK
Week 8BYE WEEK at DET
Week 9 vs. MIA vs. BAL
Week 10 vs. BUF at TEN
Week 11 at SEA vs. GB
Week 12 at NE vs. TEN
Week 13 vs. LAR at HOU
Week 14 at NYG at LV
Week 15 vs. PHI vs. HOU
Week 16 vs. SF at PIT
Week 17 at LAR vs. JAC
Player Projections Comparison
  Chase EdmondsC. Edmonds
RB - ARI
Chase Edmonds
Nyheim HinesN. Hines
RB - IND
Nyheim Hines
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts90.549.1
Rush Yards363.0196.4
Rush TDs2.81.5
   
Receiving
   
Receptions18.142.6
Rec Yards135.0326.9
Rec TDs0.81.5
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points70.469.9
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
  Chase EdmondsC. Edmonds
RB - ARI
Chase Edmonds
Nyheim HinesN. Hines
RB - IND
Nyheim Hines
2019 Points 
Week 10.51.7
Week 21.71.4
Week 32.52.9
Week 43.74.5
Week 514.64.5
Week 612.7
Week 733.01.6
Week 81.34.6
Week 92.8
Week 104.4
Week 119.5
Week 126.1
Week 130.010.0
Week 140.90.5
Week 150.01.2
Week 160.012.6
Week 17-0.15.6
Total70.873.9
Average5.44.6
Player Targets Comparison
  Chase EdmondsC. Edmonds
RB - ARI
Chase Edmonds
Nyheim HinesN. Hines
RB - IND
Nyheim Hines
2019 Targets 
Week 114
Week 222
Week 324
Week 406
Week 545
Week 62
Week 742
Week 843
Week 93
Week 107
Week 114
Week 123
Week 1302
Week 1425
Week 1502
Week 1601
Week 1705
Notes for Player Combination
  Chase EdmondsC. Edmonds
RB - ARI
Chase Edmonds
Nyheim HinesN. Hines
RB - IND
Nyheim Hines
Expert 
Elliot Berkovits
Packer Report
For a short minute, it seemed like Chase Edmonds was going to be the next big thing but as soon as the Cardinals signed Kenyan Drake, that dream disappeared. While the Arizona backfield has been highly productive and will use multiple backs, Edmonds' still remains in handcuff territory with close to no stand-alone value.Hines once again finds himself in one of the most confusing backfields in all of football. There is Marlon Mack and 2nd-round rookie Jonathan Taylor to compete with which will not be an easy task. On the plus side, his new QB, Philip Rivers, loves throwing to his RB's. If RIvers and Hines build a connection early, Hines could be a major steal in PPR formats.
Jacob Wayne
Lineups
 Philip Rivers has heavily utilized running backs in the passing game for the entirety of his career. Nyheim Hines will fill the third-down role for Indianapolis and he has 107 catches over the past two seasons. The Colts likely won't be getting to third down too often as their offense should be efficient, and they won't be trailing in many games, but you can count on Frank Reich to find ways to get Hines involved.
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
 The pass-catching specialist has brought in 107 receptions through his first two seasons in the league, and the Colts' coaching staff is reportedly planning to utilize his skillset as a receiver this season. The arrival of Jonathan Taylor crowds the backfield, but there's a good chance Hines still has a role on third down or in hurry-up situations, making him a viable late-round target in PPR formats.
John Hesterman
Dynasty League Football
 The only scramble Philip Rivers has must be eggs, because it's not on the football field. His lack of mobility has annually led to a high target total to his running backs. Jonathan Taylor will be taking over the lead rusher role sooner rather than later and Marlon Mack is a sub-par receiving back, leaving Nyheim Hines as a late-round gem in drafts this season.
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
There are some who believe Edmonds is the surefire handcuff to Kenyan Drake, though I'm not entirely sure of that, as Eno Benjamin is someone who can play. Sure, he fell to the seventh round, but it's not like Edmonds is a can't-miss player. We do know the Cardinals starting position is very valuable, so once we know which player is the handcuff, they should have bench priority in case an injury should arise.There are some who are pointing at Hines as the primary beneficiary to Philip Rivers' arrival in Indianapolis, but I'm not one of them. Did we forget that the Colts dealt with tons of injuries last year and Hines still wound up with just 96 touches on the year? This is still the same coaching staff who didn't put him on the field over a guy like Jonathan Williams. Now you add in Jonathan Taylor and Michael Pittman, and he's going to get a bigger role? Nah. Let someone else draft him.
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Edmonds is the backup to Kenyan Drake, which is a super valuable role for fantasy football. He's unlikely to make any sort of impact on his own, but Edmonds should easily be a top-20 RB each week if Drake were to miss time with an injury.Hines is a fantastic receiver out of the backfield, but with both Marlon Mack and Jonathan Taylor ahead of him on the depth chart, he's unlikely to see many carries on the ground. This means he could be a valuable FLEX option in Full PPR leagues, but he's going to lose production in any other format.
Ben Wasley
The Fantasy First Down
Chase Edmonds has shown what he can do when given the opportunity and given Kenyan Drake has never held a full workload for a full season. That makes Edmonds a valuable backup. I don't buy the Eno Benjamin hype and neither should you, Edmonds is where the value lies.After the high of Philip Rivers signing with the Colts, Nyheim Hines has crumbled back to earth with the Jonathan Taylor signing. Taylor is a good pass catcher and will certainly chip into the receptions for Hines and surely reduce his carries too. He goes from a PPR flex option to no more than a speculative gamble/bench fodder.
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
Edmonds enters the season in a familiar spot - as a fairly decent handcuff who could have enormous value (such as in Week 7 against the Giants last year) if the starter gets injured. Absent an injury to Kenyan Drake, Edmonds should see only a handful of touches per game and provide little fantasy value. If Drake does get injured, however, Edmonds has the chance to excel, given the Cardinals' addition of DeAndre Hopkins likely opening up running lanes, along with another year of growth from Kyler Murray. He's worth drafting as a handcuff in deeper formats.