David Johnson

David Johnson

RB - ARI - IR
Height: 6' 1"Weight: 224 lbsAge: 26College: Northern IowaDrafted: #86 (3rd Rd. by Arizona)

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Projection 281.9 pts

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David Johnson to undergo surgery

ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson (wrist) is undergoing wrist surgery Tuesday and will miss the next 2-to-3 months of football activities as a result.

Fantasy Impact

As expected, Johnson is missing extended time, 2-3 months to be exact, which translates to an early-November-December return. This is a terrible blow to Johnson's fantasy owners as their top overall pick will be sidelined for a good chunk of the year. However, his presumed return does fall around Week 12 in a best-case scenario, which is right in time to make a push for the fantasy playoffs. Kerwynn Williams is instantly must-add at running back in all fantasy formats. Andre Ellington is worth a look too in deeper formats in case the Cardinals employ an RBBC in Johnson's absence.

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Projections
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Rush AttRush YdsRush TdsRecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
283.51178.811.875.2747.14.13.1281.9
Statistics
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Rush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Last Week23067.1
Season to Date23067.1
Game Log
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Week 1@ DET23067.1
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OppSummary
Next GameBYE
Next 3 GamesDET, IND, DAL10th easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)TEN, WAS, NYG17th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--14th easiest remaining opponents