RB Todd Gurley - Atlanta Falcons

6-1, 222Born: 8-3-1994College: GeorgiaDrafted: Round 1, pick 10 (2015)

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Summary

Todd Gurley found one of the few wide-open starting running back jobs in the NFL with his signing in Atlanta this offseason. Gurley rebounded from his confounding end to the 2018 season and the Rams' Super Bowl run with only one missed game and more than 250 touches. The Rams offense was a limiting factor with a struggling offensive line and a passing game losing efficiency. Gurley's passing game involvement fell off a cliff as well with his targets nearly cut in half from his elite 2017-2018 seasonal peaks. With Atlanta, their offensive line was mediocre at best last season but partly to blame was a collection of running backs struggling to create on their own. A huge potential boost for Gurley is usage in the passing game. Atlanta running backs saw nearly double the targets as the Rams backfield in 2019 with lead back Devonta Freeman at a robust 71. With a strong contract - albeit a one-year test drive - Gurley is in a prime position to rebound from his barely 1,000-total-yard campaign a year ago. (April 28)

FBG Staff Rankings

RB Redraft - 17, 11, 12, 15, 16, 17, 18, 18, 20, 21, 25
Overall Redraft - 24, 17, 21, 24, 27, 28, 28, 29, 30, 32, 35
RB Redraft PPR - 19, 11, 15, 15, 16, 17, 18, 18, 18, 19, 19, 20, 20, 20, 21, 21, 22
Overall Redraft PPR - 32, 17, 27, 27, 27, 29, 29, 29, 29, 30, 37, 38, 41, 41, 42, 51, 57
RB Dynasty - 22, 16, 20, 22, 23, 23, 23, 25, 38
Overall Dynasty - 52, 39, 46, 53, 54, 57, 58, 62

Stats and Projections

YEARGRSHYDTDTARGRECYDTDFumL
2017 LAR 15 279 1305 13 87 64 788 6 2
2018 LAR 14 256 1251 17 81 59 580 4 1
2019 LAR 15 223 857 12 50 31 207 2 2
2020 PROJ-Dodds 14.8 185.0 * * 43.0 * * *
2020 PROJ-Henry 14.0 195.0 * * 42.0 * * *
2020 PROJ-Wood 14.0 205.0 * * 43.0 * * *
2020 PROJ-Tremblay 16.0 202.0 * * 39.5 * * *
2020 PROJ-Consensus 14.6 194.1 * * 42.1 * * *

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Weekly Performance vs RB 1, RB 12, RB 24, RB 36

Percentile ranks

Todd Gurley's percentile rank in each category, among RB with more than 50 fantasy points.

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Average Draft Position

Overall: 33
RB: 19
Overall-PPR: 27
RB-PPR: 15

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Footballguys Articles

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  Matt Waldman - May 25
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  Sigmund Bloom - August 14
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  Jeff Tefertiller - August 14
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  Jeff Pasquino - August 13
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  James Brimacombe - August 12
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  Joe Bryant - August 12
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  FBG Staff - August 11
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  FBG Staff - August 10

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  Steve Palazzolo - July 29

Latest News

Falcons | Todd Gurley may be limited early (Wed Aug 12, 02:23 PM) - Atlanta Falcons RB Todd Gurley (knee) may be limited during practice at the start of training camp since he has dealt with a knee injury.

Our View: Gurley is a seasoned veteran who doesn't need a ton of work in training camp. It's just wise for the Falcons to ease him into action as they prepare for the regular season. His current ADP is RB15 (2.11) in 12-team PPR leagues.
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2020 Schedule

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