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David Johnson

David Johnson

RB - HOU
Height: 6' 1"Weight: 224 lbsAge: 28College: Northern IowaDrafted: #86 (3rd Rd. by Arizona)

2020 Outlook

Strength of Schedule
RB Rank: 9th
Draft Rank (ECR) #49
Best / Worst #27 / #100
ADP #51

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The Texans gave their running backs 397 touches last year, and that was with DeAndre Hopkins on the roster. That's a lot of work. The only running back they've added was David Johnson. While Johnson looked horrendous down the stretch, it's possible he just tried to work his way back from injury way too soon. It appears Bill O'Brien isn't convinced that Johnson is done with his NFL career, like some. It's possible that he's not as electric as he once was, but guys, the Texans gave Carlos Hyde (who's still unemployed) 255 touches last year. Opportunity is key in fantasy football, and Johnson appears to be in line for a lot of it in 2020, making him a low-end RB2 with upside for more should he actually be healthy.

I do not think we will ever see 2016 David Johnson again, but as the lead back in the Texans offense should be an upgrade from RB Carlos Hyde and he has RB2 value with upside on a good offense, if he can stay healthy.

Has not been truly fantasy relevant since 2016. Could be another swing and miss at RB for Texans

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