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Jaylen Samuels

Jaylen Samuels

RB - PIT
Height: 6' Weight: 225 lbsAge: 24College: North Carolina State

2020 Outlook

Strength of Schedule
RB Rank: 10th
Draft Rank (ECR) #271
Best / Worst #156 / #377
ADP #267

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Samuels was given plenty of opportunity last year and simply wasn't able to produce. The Steelers went out and drafted an electric RB in Anthony McFarland, which indicates that Samuels' role with the team may be gone. This will be a situation to monitor in training camp and the preseason, but Samuels is essentially droppable in all formats.

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Jaylen Samuels placed on reserve/COVID-19 list

The Steelers placed Jaylen Samuels on the reserve/COVID-19 list.

Fantasy Impact

This doesn't necessarily mean Samuels tested positive for the virus, but it means he at least came in contact with someone who did. Any missed reps could create an opening for fourth-round rookie Anthony McFarland. James Conner is expected to open the season as Pittsburgh's feature back.

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Rankings
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftRB #78RB #52RB #11556
Dynasty RB #73RB #53RB #9321
ADP
ConsensusFantrax
Overall#267#259
Running Backs#82#74
ECR vs ADP
Projections
(2020)
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Projections (2020)
Rush AttRush YdsRush TdsRecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
45.61761.128.7211.11.40.751.9
History
Statistics
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Statistics (avgs.)
Rush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Last Week0011.6
Last 3 Weeks2022
Season to Date12.50.13.44.2
Game Log
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Game Log
OPPRush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Week 17@ BAL0011.6
Week 16@ NYJ7043.9
Week 15vs. BUF-1010.4
Week 14@ ARI16023.4
Strength of Schedule
(2020)
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Strength of Schedule (2020)
OppSummary
Next Game@ NYG18th easiest opponent
Next 3 GamesDEN, HOU, TEN16th easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)BUF, CIN, IND16th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--10th easiest remaining opponents
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Most Accurate Experts
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Most accurate experts for Jaylen Samuels
T-1.Jeff BoggisRB #91
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T-1.Jason Moore-
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