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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 CardinalsChase Edmonds28James Conner368th round
Atlanta FalconsMike Davis24Javian Hawkins7818th round
Baltimore RavensJ.K. Dobbins14Gus Edwards3910th round
Buffalo BillsZack Moss34Devin Singletary4310th round
Carolina PanthersChristian McCaffrey1Chuba Hubbard6513th round
Chicago BearsDavid Montgomery17Damien Williams6614th round
Cincinnati BengalsJoe Mixon11Samaje Perine8226th round
Cleveland BrownsNick Chubb6Kareem Hunt235th round
Dallas CowboysEzekiel Elliott7Tony Pollard4411th round
Denver BroncosMelvin Gordon III29Javonte Williams306th round
Detroit LionsD'Andre Swift18Jamaal Williams4511th round
Green Bay PackersAaron Jones9AJ Dillon379th round
Houston TexansDavid Johnson33Phillip Lindsay4714th round
Indianapolis ColtsJonathan Taylor8Nyheim Hines4611th round
Jacksonville JaguarsJames Robinson32Travis Etienne265th round
Kansas City ChiefsClyde Edwards-Helaire15Darrel Williams5919th round
Los Angeles ChargersAustin Ekeler12Joshua Kelley6025th round
Los Angeles RamsDarrell Henderson21Xavier Jones9422nd round
Las Vegas RaidersJosh Jacobs19Kenyan Drake408th round
Miami DolphinsMyles Gaskin22Salvon Ahmed5819th round
Minnesota VikingsDalvin Cook2Alexander Mattison4812th round
New England PatriotsDamien Harris25Sony Michel5417th round
New Orleans SaintsAlvin Kamara4Latavius Murray4211th round
New York GiantsSaquon Barkley5Devontae Booker8120th round
New York JetsMichael Carter41Tevin Coleman5014th round
Philadelphia EaglesMiles Sanders20Kerryon Johnson7226th round
Pittsburgh SteelersNajee Harris13Benny Snell Jr.6421st round
Seattle SeahawksChris Carson16Rashaad Penny5313th round
San Francisco 49ersRaheem Mostert27Trey Sermon388th round
Tampa Bay BuccaneersRonald Jones II31Leonard Fournette357th round
Tennessee TitansDerrick Henry3Darrynton Evans6116th round
Washington Football TeamAntonio Gibson10J.D. McKissic4912th round