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Lynn Bowden Jr. officially listed as a running back by the Raiders

by Matthew Judd | Raiders Correspondent | Tue, Apr 28th 11:46pm EDT

Lynn Bowden Jr., who played a variety of positions for the Kentucky Wildcats in the SEC, including wide receiver and quarterback, has been officially listed as a running back by the Las Vegas Raiders on their team website. (Evan Silva on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact:

There is some speculation as to whether being listed as a running back or a wide receiver would more beneficial for him in terms of Bowden's relevance in fantasy football. Regardless, the Raiders have announced their intentions of using him as a "utility player" in their offense, similar to how the Saints have been using Taysom Hill. Behind second-year star Josh Jacobs the other running backs on the roster include: Jalen Richard, Rod Smith and William Stanback. It will be interesting to follow this story into the summer to see if fans can gain any insight into how heavily involved the Raiders plan to utilize Bowden in their offense.

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