2017 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 CardinalsDavid Johnson1T.J. Logan99-David Johnson1T.J. Logan103-
Atlanta FalconsDevonta Freeman6Tevin Coleman236th roundDevonta Freeman6Tevin Coleman225th round
Baltimore RavensKenneth Dixon42Danny Woodhead348th roundKenneth Dixon40Danny Woodhead247th round
Buffalo BillsLeSean McCoy4Jonathan Williams6416th roundLeSean McCoy4Jonathan Williams7015th round
Carolina PanthersChristian McCaffrey16Jonathan Stewart359th roundChristian McCaffrey14Jonathan Stewart4511th round
Chicago BearsJordan Howard7Jeremy Langford77-Jordan Howard8Jeremy Langford79-
Cincinnati BengalsJeremy Hill44Giovani Bernard5013th roundJeremy Hill52Giovani Bernard4613th round
Cleveland BrownsIsaiah Crowell13Duke Johnson4712th roundIsaiah Crowell12Duke Johnson3711th round
Dallas CowboysEzekiel Elliott3Darren McFadden84-Ezekiel Elliott3Darren McFadden8124th round
Denver BroncosC.J. Anderson18Jamaal Charles499th roundC.J. Anderson21Jamaal Charles4710th round
Detroit LionsAmeer Abdullah27Theo Riddick388th roundAmeer Abdullah26Theo Riddick288th round
Green Bay PackersTy Montgomery22Jamaal Williams4812th roundTy Montgomery19Jamaal Williams4913th round
Houston TexansLamar Miller12D'Onta Foreman6316th roundLamar Miller11D'Onta Foreman7317th round
Indianapolis ColtsFrank Gore28Marlon Mack5715th roundFrank Gore27Marlon Mack5813th round
Jacksonville JaguarsLeonard Fournette11T.J. Yeldon61-Leonard Fournette13T.J. Yeldon6821st round
Kansas City ChiefsSpencer Ware20Kareem Hunt4010th roundSpencer Ware23Kareem Hunt389th round
Los Angeles ChargersMelvin Gordon5Branden Oliver83-Melvin Gordon5Branden Oliver88-
Los Angeles RamsTodd Gurley10Malcolm Brown110-Todd Gurley10Malcolm Brown107-
Miami DolphinsJay Ajayi8Damien Williams97-Jay Ajayi9Damien Williams85-
Minnesota VikingsDalvin Cook24Latavius Murray439th roundDalvin Cook25Latavius Murray4810th round
New England PatriotsMike Gillislee26Rex Burkhead5817th roundMike Gillislee31Rex Burkhead6615th round
New Orleans SaintsMark Ingram19Adrian Peterson315th roundMark Ingram18Adrian Peterson336th round
New York GiantsPaul Perkins29Wayne Gallman78-Paul Perkins30Wayne Gallman8621st round
New York JetsBilal Powell25Matt Forte399th roundBilal Powell20Matt Forte3610th round
Oakland RaidersMarshawn Lynch15DeAndre Washington6517th roundMarshawn Lynch16DeAndre Washington6718th round
Philadelphia EaglesRyan Mathews59Wendell Smallwood6715th roundRyan Mathews62Wendell Smallwood6523rd round
Pittsburgh SteelersLe'Veon Bell2James Conner7618th roundLe'Veon Bell2James Conner7217th round
Seattle SeahawksEddie Lacy21Thomas Rawls5111th roundEddie Lacy29Thomas Rawls6112th round
San Francisco 49ersCarlos Hyde14Tim Hightower73-Carlos Hyde15Tim Hightower76-
Tampa Bay BuccaneersDoug Martin32Jacquizz Rodgers5513th roundDoug Martin32Jacquizz Rodgers5515th round
Tennessee TitansDeMarco Murray9Derrick Henry368th roundDeMarco Murray7Derrick Henry427th round
Washington RedskinsRobert Kelley33Samaje Perine3710th roundRobert Kelley41Samaje Perine438th round