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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 Drake23Chase Edmonds31-
Atlanta FalconsTodd Gurley II47Ito Smith64-
Baltimore RavensJ.K. Dobbins17Gus Edwards56-
Buffalo BillsZack Moss33Devin Singletary30-
Carolina PanthersChristian McCaffrey1Mike Davis70-
Chicago BearsDavid Montgomery19Tarik Cohen35-
Cincinnati BengalsJoe Mixon12Giovani Bernard60-
Cleveland BrownsNick Chubb8Kareem Hunt22-
Dallas CowboysEzekiel Elliott6Tony Pollard37-
Denver BroncosMelvin Gordon III24Phillip Lindsay46-
Detroit LionsD'Andre Swift11Kerryon Johnson50-
Green Bay PackersAaron Jones10AJ Dillon34-
Houston TexansDavid Johnson25Duke Johnson Jr.-
Indianapolis ColtsJonathan Taylor9Nyheim Hines36-
Jacksonville JaguarsJames Robinson20Chris Thompson80-
Kansas City ChiefsClyde Edwards-Helaire15Darrel Williams75-
Los Angeles ChargersAustin Ekeler7Joshua Kelley58-
Los Angeles RamsCam Akers18Darrell Henderson43-
Las Vegas RaidersJosh Jacobs14Jalen Richard76-
Miami DolphinsMyles Gaskin27Matt Breida57-
Minnesota VikingsDalvin Cook4Alexander Mattison52-
New England PatriotsDamien Harris38James White44-
New Orleans SaintsAlvin Kamara3Latavius Murray40-
New York GiantsSaquon Barkley2Wayne Gallman73-
New York JetsLa'Mical Perine62Ty Johnson84-
Philadelphia EaglesMiles Sanders13Boston Scott55-
Pittsburgh SteelersJames Conner29Benny Snell Jr.53-
Seattle SeahawksChris Carson21Rashaad Penny54-
San Francisco 49ersRaheem Mostert28Jeff Wilson Jr.49-
Tampa Bay BuccaneersRonald Jones II26Leonard Fournette32-
Tennessee TitansDerrick Henry5Darrynton Evans66-
Washington Football TeamAntonio Gibson16J.D. McKissic39-