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Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Myles Gaskin
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
at LV, Sun 4pm EDT
at LAR, Sun 4pm EDT
 
 
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Updated: Sep 26th, 2021
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Rankings 
    
ECR# 24# 40-
Best Rank# 20# 34-
Worst Rank# 32# 52-
    
Matchup 
    
Opponent at LV at LAR-
Matchup RatingThis is a 5 star matchup. RBs perform better than their average vs LVThis is a 2 star matchup. RBs perform a little worse than their average vs LAR-
    
    
Stats Allowed   
Rush Att1617.3
Rush Yds7681
Rush TD10.7
    
Fantasy Points 
    
Season Total19.64.1-
Avg Game6.51.4-
Avg Projection9.45.7-
Week 24.63.6-
    
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Player Game Logs Comparison
 
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Myles Gaskin
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
2021 Schedule 
Week 1 at NE
9 rush, 49 yds, 0 td
5 tar, 5 rec, 27 yds, 0 td
vs. DAL
4 rush, 14 yds, 0 td
Week 2 vs. BUF
5 rush, 25 yds, 0 td
5 tar, 4 rec, 21 yds, 0 td
vs. ATL
6 rush, 27 yds, 0 td
3 tar, 1 rec, 9 yds, 0 td
Week 3 at LV at LAR
Week 4 vs. IND at NE
Week 5 at TB vs. MIA
Week 6 at JAC at PHI
Week 7 vs. ATL vs. CHI
Week 8 at BUF at NO
Week 9 vs. HOUBYE WEEK
Week 10 vs. BAL at WAS
Week 11 at NYJ vs. NYG
Week 12 vs. CAR at IND
Week 13 vs. NYG at ATL
Week 14BYE WEEK vs. BUF
Week 15 vs. NYJ vs. NO
Week 16 at NO at CAR
Week 17 at TEN at NYJ
Week 18 vs. NE vs. CAR
Player Projections Comparison
 
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Myles Gaskin
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
at LV, Sun 4pm EDT
at LAR, Sun 4pm EDT
Rushing
   
Rush Attempts10.89.4
Rush Yards47.336.5
Rush TDs0.20.2
   
Receiving
   
Receptions3.40.9
Rec Yards26.96.5
Rec TDs0.10.0
   
Points
   
Fantasy Points9.45.7
   
Player Fantasy Points Comparison
 
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Myles Gaskin
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
2021 Points 
Week 17.6-0.6
Week 24.63.6
Week 37.41.1
Week 4
Week 5
Week 6
Week 7
Week 8
Week 9
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
Week 18
Total19.64.1
Average6.51.4
Player Targets Comparison
 
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Myles Gaskin
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
2021 Targets 
Week 150
Week 253
Week 360
Week 4
Week 5
Week 6
Week 7
Week 8
Week 9
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14
Week 15
Week 16
Week 17
Week 18
Notes for Player Combination
 
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
Myles Gaskin
Myles Gaskin
RB - MIA
at LV, Sun 4pm EDT
at LAR, Sun 4pm EDT
Expert 
Zachary Hanshew
FantasyPros
The Raiders have been hammered by RBs so far, and while Gaskin's touches have been less than encouraging, he still boasts a 14/74 rushing line and a 9/48 receiving line. He's got a great chance to see extra touches here, and his work as a receiver keeps him in the RB2 conversation. He's a top-15 play in Week 3. 
Kyle Yates
FantasyPros
Myles Gaskin certainly hasn't been as productive as fantasy managers would like through two games, but he's still providing a safe floor week after week with his receiving workload. He has run 40 Receiving Routes out of the backfield in the first two games, which is tied with David Montgomery and Joe Mixon for the 18th-most at the RB position. Until we see his workload on the ground increase, we're probably not going to talk about Gaskin as a top-20 RB. However, he's still in the low-end RB2 conversation due to his high floor.We're now through two games and we still don't have much more clarity on this Buccaneers backfield situation than we did after week one. After being declared the "starter" by Bruce Arians going into week two, Ronald Jones came out and took a back seat to Leonard Fournette yet again. At this point, Jones cannot be trusted in fantasy lineups across any format. Fournette is seeing the bulk of the work and he's producing with the opportunity, but it's still not enough to put him into the weekly RB2 conversation. Moving forward, he's simply just a volatile FLEX play that you plug into your lineup and hope that he finds the end zone. If you can, I'd look to avoid this backfield altogether.
Pat Fitzmaurice
FantasyPros
The uber-negative game script in the 35-0 loss to the Bills last throttled the value of the Miami running backs. I'm listing all three of them here, but it's looking like the only one who really matters is Gaskin. He dominated touches before the game got out of hand and seems to be the leading man again. Ahmed looks like the top backup with Brown running third. Gaskin is playable this week against a Las Vegas defense that's given up 228 rushing yards and three TD runs. I consider him a low-end RB2 for this week. Ahmed and Brown aren't viable.Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians named Jones the starter in advance of the Bucs' Week 2 game against the Falcons, but "starter" was a figurehead title in this case. Fournette edged Jones in snaps and out-touched him 15-7. Jones simply isn't useful in the passing game, which is always going to limit his role - especially with Tom Brady running the offense and being particular about his RBs being in the right place at the right time. Fournette isn't the most efficient pass catcher, but he at least demonstrates basic competence in that area. He's probably the only Tampa back worth rostering at the moment, though he's no better than a midrange RB3 against a good Rams defense. It's surprising we haven't seen more of Bernard, who's played 18% of the Bucs' offensive snaps through two games. There had been reports just before the start of the season that Bernard had been dealing with a "mild high-ankle sprain," which is probably just a regular high-ankle sprain, which is probably something Bernard shouldn't have been trying to play through. Perhaps he'll play a bigger role when he's fully healthy.
Derek Lofland
FantasyPros
Gaskin has 25 touches in the first two games and is a flex option against a Raiders D that is 22nd against fantasy backs.