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Michael Carter

Michael Carter

RB - NYJ

Age: 23College: North Carolina

2022 Outlook

Draft Rank (ECR) #105
Best / Worst #76 / #177
ADP #90

Roster %

 
Yahoo
93%
 
ESPN
87%
 
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RIP Michael Carter RB1 szn. The Jets drafted workhorse running back Breece Hall at the top of the 2nd round, but even considered trading up for him in Round 1 before selecting him 36th overall. The draft capital shows New York's commitment towards Hall being their clear-cut RB1 for 2022 and beyond, which makes Carter nothing more than a hand-cuff. It's a reminder to always sell high on Day 3 running backs that flash as rookies; they can be easily replaced and likely won't "survive" draft after draft without investment from their team.

Carter's looking anywhere between five-to-eight touches per game with Hall entrenched as the bellcow, making the former UNC back near obsolete as anything other than a backup with some upside.

From Weeks 7-9 with Tevin Coleman sidelined, Carter averaged 19 touches per game and a 66% snap share. He also finished 10th in yards after contact per attempt (3.4) and third in PFF's elusive rating.

Carter's receiving ability also fueled four top-17 weekly finishes in 2021, three of which were inside the top-13 in games that featured quarterback checkdown king Mike White under center.

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Michael Carter (concussion) did not practice on Wednesday

New York Jets running back Michael Carter did not practice on Wednesday due to a concussion suffered in Week 17.

Fantasy Impact

Carter suffered a concussion in Week 17's loss to the Buc's. We will have to monitor Carters status throughout the week for his gameday status for Week 18. If Carter can't suit up the Jets will have Coleman, Ty Johnson, and Austin Walter available against the Bills.

Jesse Leitch - 20 weeks ago
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Rankings
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftRB #38RB #28RB #5565
Dynasty RB #32RB #23RB #4634
ADP
ConsensusSleeperFantraxFFC
Overall#90#103#77-
Running Backs#29#27#28#35
Projections
(2022)
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Projections (2022)
Rush AttRush YdsRush TdsRecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
137.26173.536.9332.70.81.3118.5
History
Statistics
(avgs.)
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Statistics (avgs.)
Rush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Last Week19001.9
Last 3 Weeks63.7016.9
Season to Date45.60.32.68.5
Game Log
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Game Log
OPPRush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Week 18@ BUF19001.9
Week 17vs. TB54016.3
Week 16vs. JAC1180212.4
Week 15@ MIA18012
Strength of Schedule
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Strength of Schedule (2022)
OppSummary
Next Game@ MIA12th easiest opponent
Playoffs (?)DET, JAC, SEA3rd easiest opponents
Rest of Season--8th easiest remaining opponents
Who Should I Draft?
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Most Accurate Experts
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Most accurate experts for Michael Carter
1.Bart WheelerRB #36
2.Matthew HillRB #42
3.Billy Muzio-
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5.Nick Mariano-
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