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  Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
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Darren SprolesD. Sproles
RB - PHI
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  Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
Darren SprolesD. Sproles
RB - PHI
Darren Sproles
2017 Schedule 
Week 1 vs. NYG at WAS
Week 2 at DEN at KC
Week 3 at ARI vs. NYG
Week 4 vs. LAR at LAC
Week 5 vs. GB vs. ARI
Week 6BYE WEEK at CAR
Week 7 at SF vs. WAS
Week 8 at WAS vs. SF
Week 9 vs. KC vs. DEN
Week 10 at ATLBYE WEEK
Week 11 vs. PHI at DAL
Week 12 vs. LAC vs. CHI
Week 13 vs. WAS at SEA
Week 14 at NYG at LAR
Week 15 at OAK at NYG
Week 16 vs. SEA vs. OAK
Week 17 at PHI vs. DAL
  Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
Darren SprolesD. Sproles
RB - PHI
Darren Sproles
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts198.584.3
Rush Yards964.5373.3
Rush TDs7.32.2
   
Receiving
   
Receptions25.948.3
Rec Yards245.3377.3
Rec TDs1.01.8
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points167.597.4
   
  Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
Darren SprolesD. Sproles
RB - PHI
Darren Sproles
2016 Points 
Week 111.23.6
Week 212.74.8
Week 316.018.7
Week 421.7
Week 529.16.8
Week 617.42.4
Week 74.9
Week 814.810.3
Week 921.77.1
Week 1038.97.6
Week 1112.72.1
Week 1224.05.4
Week 1316.510.9
Week 1410.710.0
Week 1524.8
Week 1621.212.3
Week 173.6
  Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
Darren SprolesD. Sproles
RB - PHI
Darren Sproles
2016 Targets 
Week 125
Week 222
Week 326
Week 41
Week 544
Week 641
Week 73
Week 847
Week 919
Week 10210
Week 1151
Week 1227
Week 1356
Week 1423
Week 153
Week 1612
Week 175
  Ezekiel ElliottE. Elliott
RB - DAL
Ezekiel Elliott
Darren SprolesD. Sproles
RB - PHI
Darren Sproles
Expert 
Ryan Noonan
The Fantasy Fix
assuming he misses 1-2 games only 
Chet Gresham
WalterFootball
I've moved Elliott back up a bit due to the wide array of outcomes to his suspension, many of which could result in his suspension being caught up in the courts or reduced a game or two. **Amazingly, the Eagles really have no lead running back to start the season, so expect Sproles to continue to carry a decent load for his age and usual role.
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
This will be one of the most contested picks in the 2017 draft. IF you think Zeke appeals all year and delays the suspension, you have to take him 3rd overall. If you think he gets a full 6 games, take him in the 3rd or 4th round. 322 carries in 15 games as a rookie for 1631 yards. 
Mike Tagliere
FantasyPros
Being suspended six games is a huge deal. It's a risky proposition even taking him here, but we know that he has game winning upside when he takes the field. Over the last three seasons while in Philadelphia, Sproles has finished with 716, 705, and 865 total yards. Pretty consistent, right? I'd say the first two are the likeliest of scenarios, because the increase last year was out of necessity with Ryan Mathews shelved. The addition of LeGarrette Blount will also take away a few scoring opportunities, but Sproles also produces for those looking for a low-upside flex option.
Staff Rankings
ScoutFantasy
Suspension dropped him far in the rankings. Six games is A LOT in Fantasy Football! 
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
Zeke is suspended for 6 games, which may drop to 3 or 4 after appeal. Even if he misses the full time, he could still finish as a top 10 fantasy player. If you prorate his VBD to just 10 games last season, he still would have finished #7 overall which would have been ahead of Devonta Freeman.Sproles is never going to get enough touches to be relied upon for consistency, but you'd better believe he will have a few monster games, per usual, and if you happen to own him and start him in those few contests, he could be the difference between making and missing the playoffs.
Kevin Wheeler
NFL Mock
The O-line is a little shuffled, the defense appears as though it will be weaker, and Elliot is appealing a six game suspension now. He's dropped a round in my rankings until we get the results of the appeal and court battle that could follow. My biggest fear with drafting him is that this gets expedited in the fall and he misses weeks 11-16. This rank is provided that the Eagles don't sign a free-agent RB.
Derek Lofland
Fantasy Football Maniax
Elliot had 1,631 yards rushing and 15 rushing touchdowns to go with 363 yards receiving and one receiving touchdown. He faces a six-game suspension this year, which will knock him down to RB2 value. 
Corey Parson
RotoExperts
Elliott takes a 10 spot dip due to his domestic violence suspension. I would consider him on draft day on the 2,3 tur. Elliott will appeal. Sproles will remain the Eagles' third down back but Fantasy value will be very inconsistent. Auction Value $3
Jon Collins
Fantasy Sports LR
At this point I'll assume that the suspension comes down on appeal from the mandated six games. If it holds, the rank drops, though not that far. This is still a player you'll want in your lineup in December. 
Sablich Brothers
5th Down Fantasy
Facing six game suspension; should be more involved in passing game; Dallas O-line lost two starters but still formidable. 
Staff Rankings
QB List
Elliott has had a busy off season. He was pulled over for speeding (100 mph!) early in the year, then he was filmed pulling down a young woman's shirt, and in July he was in a fight at a club, where he may or may not have broken a DJ's nose. Now, he's been suspended for six games. What a freaking mess. So where do you take him? If you're pick 1.1 or 1.2, consider taking Zeke as your second round pick and pray that you can win half of your first games.Even at 34 years old, Sproles is still a safe bet to produce high end flex value, and with a ADP around 180, he's basically free.
Kevin Roberts
Breaking Football
Many will keep him high or way lower, but I still would love to own Zeke for 10 games - esp the fantasy playoffs. 
Brandon Funston
Fantasy Spin
A nearly perfect RB screwing up a nearly perfect set-up in DAL w/ off-the-field BS. We wait for a rumored suspension to be handed down - in the event there isn't one, ratchet up this super soph back into the top 3 
Chet Gresham
WalterFootball
I don't think Elliott will get the receptions he needs to pass Bell or Johnson, but his touchdown total has tremendous upside and could push him ahead of those two, especially in Non-PPR.Amazingly, the Eagles really have no lead running back to start the season, so expect Sproles to continue to carry a decent load for his age and usual role.
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
Zeke lead the NFL in carries (322) in 2016. With Lance Dunbar now a member of the Rams, Zeke should catch more passes in 2017. The Dallas offensive line did lose Doug Free (retirement) and Ronald Leary (Denver) but it still has three All-Pros and will remain one of the top units in the NFL. R-E-L-A-X.