C.J. Anderson

C.J. Anderson

RB - DET
Height: 5' 8"Weight: 225 lbsAge: 28College: California

2019 Outlook

Strength of Schedule
RB Rank: 29th (hard)
Draft Rank (ECR) #155
Best / Worst #100 / #297
ADP #178

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After watching C.J. Anderson carry the Rams offense at the end of last season, he settled for a one-year deal with the Lions to play alongside the up-and-coming Kerryon Johnson. The Lions do want to use a timeshare, so it's likely Anderson inherits the LeGarrette Blount role in the offense, which netted 164 touches last year, though it helped that Johnson missed time at the end of the year. If you combined Blount and Zach Zenner's roles from last year, they netted 209 carries, 683 yards, and eight touchdowns on the ground. Anderson is going to clog upside on your bench as long as Johnson is in the lineup. If Johnson were to miss time, Anderson would likely be considered a low-end RB2.

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C.J. Anderson agrees to terms with Lions

Anderson has reportedly signed a one-year deal with the Lions.

Fantasy Impact

Signed by the Los Angeles Rams late in the 2018 season, Anderson racked up 299 yards and two touchdowns in the final two games of the regular season and added 189 yards and two scores in the playoffs. He'll compete with Zach Zenner and Theo Riddick for carries behind starter Kerryon Johnson.

James Bisson - 15 weeks ago
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ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftRB #56RB #38RB #7866
Dynasty RB #65RB #53RB #8819
ConsensusFFCFantraxNFL
Overall#178#173#158#216
Running Backs#60#59#58#54
Projections
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Rush AttRush YdsRush TdsRecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
102.4456.13.510.878.90.30.675.2
History
Statistics
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Rush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Last Week1321321.4
Last 3 Weeks99.30.71.314.5
Season to Date36.60.20.55.7
Game Log
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OPPRush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Week 17@ 1321321.4
Week 16@ 1671122.2
Week 10@ -100-0.1
Week 9@ 1000.1
Strength of Schedule
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OppSummary
Next Game@ ARI1st easiest opponent
Next 3 GamesLAC, PHI, KC5th easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)MIN, TB, DEN15th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--12th easiest remaining opponents