Matt Jones

Matt Jones

RB - WAS
Height: 6' 2"Weight: 239 lbsAge: 24College: FloridaDrafted: #95 (3rd Rd.)

2017 Outlook

Strength of Schedule:
22nd easiest for RBs
Draft Rank (ECR) #357
Best / Worst #235 / #283
ADP N/A

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Redskins look like they will move on from Jones.

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Matt Jones' agent asks for his client's release

Pro Football Talk is reporting Washington Redskins running back Matt Jones' agent, Hadley Engelhard, asked for his client's release Wednesday. “Let’s move on,” Engelhard said via Pro Football Talk. “We’re hoping [team president Bruce Allen] sees the light and does the gentleman thing and release Matt. … He’s a healthy scratch. All the writing’s on the wall that he’s going to be released. Is Bruce waiting for a team to have a devastating injury that’s in dire straits to make a trade? I guess you can do that. But you’re messing with someone’s mind, for lack of a better term.”

Fantasy Impact

Although Jones showed up to the team's mandatory workouts this week, reports suggest he only attended to avoid fines. In a not too shocking turn of events Wednesday, the 24-year-old running back's agent requested his client's release from the team with the hopes of catching on with a new club before the start of training camp. Jones, who was a healthy scratch for the final nine games of the 2016 season, is unlikely to remain with the Redskins for 2017. It's just of a matter of when the team will elect to move on from him.

ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftRB #96RB #73RB #14412
Dynasty RB #95RB #72RB #10212
Projections
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Rush AttRush YdsRush TdsRecsRec YdsRec TdsFumbles
Statistics
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Rush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Last Week27000.7
Last 3 Weeks64.30.30.77.9
Season to Date65.70.41.19.6
Game Log
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OPPRush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Week 7@ DET27000.7
Week 6vs. PHI1351019.5
Week 5@ BAL31023.6
Week 4vs. CLE1171219.8
Strength of Schedule
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OppSummary
Next GameBYE
Next 3 GamesPHI, LAR, OAK16th easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)LAC, ARI, DEN16th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--19th easiest remaining opponents