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Christian McCaffrey

Christian McCaffrey

RB - CAR
Height: 5' 11"Weight: 205 lbsAge: 24College: StanfordDrafted: #8 (1st Rd. by Carolina)

2020 Outlook

Strength of Schedule
RB Rank: 25th (hard)
Draft Rank (ECR) #1
Best / Worst #1 / #6
ADP #1

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You can try to make the argument that McCaffrey shouldn't go No. 1 overall this year, but you'd lose the argument. Outside of saying, "running backs don't repeat as the top option," there's nothing that should suggest McCaffrey won't. He's not just a running back. He's a wide receiver. He scored 182.5 half-PPR points through the air alone, which would've been the No. 20 wide receiver in fantasy last year, ahead of Stefon Diggs. Even if McCaffrey simply stopped playing football in Week 12, he would've finished as the No. 1 running back by a massive 22.1 PPR points. The new offense and improved quarterback play shouldn't hurt at all.

McCaffrey would be a RB1 if he didn't catch a single pass, he finished 2019 with 1,387 yards rushing and 15 rushing touchdowns. When you add in 116 receptions for 1,005 yards and 4 more touchdowns, you have the overall number one RB.

He was my number one coming into 2019, and he continues to do everything on the field for this Panthers team. He finished with 2,400 combined yards and 19 TDS and averaged close to 5 yards per carry. He should not under any circumstances be traded, even if you're in a rebuild. A trade I'd consider - A player from Tier 3 and a player from Tier 4. Even then, I'm not sleeping good about it.

His durability is not mentioned often enough as another prime factor in his superstar appeal.

Christian McCaffrey

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