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Aaron Jones

Aaron Jones

RB - Minnesota Vikings

Height: 5' 9"Weight: 208 lbsAge: 29College: UTEPDrafted: 2017 #182 (5th Rd. by GB)

2024 Outlook

Draft Rank (ECR) #61
Best / Worst #52 / #77
ADP #60

Roster %

 
Yahoo
95%
 
ESPN
86%
 
FanDuel
 
DraftKings
Expert Note
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Father Time comes calling for all of us. The hope for Aaron Jones is that he can keep him at bay for one more year. Last season, Jones objectively wasn't healthy until the end of the season. Luckily for him, when he was healthy, we got to see that Jones has plenty left in the tank to consider reinvesting in him in fantasy for one more season. In Weeks 15-20, Jones averaged 21.6 touches and 120.3 total yards as he was a weekly stud. During that same stretch, among 47 qualifying backs, he was eighth in explosive run rate and 10th in yards after contact per attempt (per Fantasy Points Data). Jones should lead the Vikings backfield in 2024 as an RB2 with RB1 upside if he can stay healthy.

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Aaron Jones to sign one-year contract with Vikings

Aaron Jones will sign a one-year, $7 million contract with Minnesota when the new league year opens up.

Fantasy Impact

Jones coming to Minnesota hurts the potential breakout of Ty Chandler, who was talked up by coaches during the 2024 combine. Jones addition doesn’t put Minnesota out of the running for adding depth via the draft, but he does give them a nice veteran option who still shows some explosiveness compared to a running back class that is largely lackluster.

Garrett Ball5 weeks ago
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With the NFL Draft quickly approaching, it will be Fantasy Football draft season before we know it. Now is the time to start diving into early best balls and sharpening the 2024 fantasy draft rankings sword. As we continue to … read more »

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Rankings
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftRB #19RB #16RB #2620
Dynasty RB #25RB #21RB #3724
ADP
ConsensusRTSports
Overall#60#57
Running Backs#18#17
ECR vs ADP
Projections
(2024)
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Projections (2024)
Rush AttRush YdsRush TdsRecsRec YdsRec TdsFumbles
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History
Statistics
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Statistics (avgs.)
Rush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Last Week1110514.1
Last 3 Weeks119.302.313.5
Season to Date59.60.22.79.5
Game Log
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Game Log
OPPRush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Week 18vs. CHI1110514.1
Week 17@ MIN1200113
Week 16@ CAR1270113.5
Week 15vs. TB53046.9
Strength of Schedule
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Strength of Schedule (2024)
OppSummary
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