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2021 Fantasy Football Running Back Handcuffs

Projected starter and handcuff for each NFL team

What is a fantasy football handcuff?
A fantasy handcuff is a backup that will likely take over for a team's starter in the event of an injury. A common strategy on draft day is to stash the backups of the prominent RBs you've drafted. Below is a chart of each team's handcuff along with their Expert Consensus Ranking (ECR) and current ADP.

TeamProjected StarterECRHandcuffECRADP
Arizona CardinalsKenyan Drake22Chase Edmonds35-
Atlanta FalconsTodd Gurley II43Ito Smith66-
Baltimore RavensJ.K. Dobbins12Gus Edwards51-
Buffalo BillsZack Moss31Devin Singletary33-
Carolina PanthersChristian McCaffrey1Mike Davis74-
Chicago BearsDavid Montgomery19Tarik Cohen40-
Cincinnati BengalsJoe Mixon14Giovani Bernard64-
Cleveland BrownsNick Chubb5Kareem Hunt23-
Dallas CowboysEzekiel Elliott8Tony Pollard38-
Denver BroncosMelvin Gordon III24Phillip Lindsay39-
Detroit LionsD'Andre Swift16Kerryon Johnson54-
Green Bay PackersAaron Jones9AJ Dillon28-
Houston TexansDavid Johnson26Duke Johnson Jr.-
Indianapolis ColtsJonathan Taylor7Nyheim Hines41-
Jacksonville JaguarsJames Robinson20Chris Thompson87-
Kansas City ChiefsClyde Edwards-Helaire18Darrel Williams76-
Los Angeles ChargersAustin Ekeler15Joshua Kelley61-
Los Angeles RamsCam Akers13Darrell Henderson36-
Las Vegas RaidersJosh Jacobs10Jalen Richard77-
Miami DolphinsMyles Gaskin32Matt Breida56-
Minnesota VikingsDalvin Cook2Alexander Mattison53-
New England PatriotsDamien Harris30James White55-
New Orleans SaintsAlvin Kamara4Latavius Murray37-
New York GiantsSaquon Barkley6Wayne Gallman70-
New York JetsLa'Mical Perine60Ty Johnson83-
Philadelphia EaglesMiles Sanders11Boston Scott58-
Pittsburgh SteelersJames Conner29Benny Snell Jr.48-
Seattle SeahawksChris Carson21Rashaad Penny46-
San Francisco 49ersRaheem Mostert27Jeff Wilson Jr.45-
Tampa Bay BuccaneersRonald Jones II25Leonard Fournette34-
Tennessee TitansDerrick Henry3Darrynton Evans62-
Washington Football TeamAntonio Gibson17J.D. McKissic52-