Fantasy Football Handcuff Report: Week 17
Howard Bender updates the fantasy football running back handcuff grid and shares thoughts on potential backfield changes in the NFL.
While many of you are done with the 2018 fantasy football season, some of you still have a Week 17 game to play. The good news is that there are only two teams – the Saints and the Cowboys – who have nothing to play for and will likely hold all their starters out. Everyone else seems to be fair game. The bad news is we don’t know who will play just a limited number of snaps or which teams out of playoff contention will even use their regulars. For this week’s Handcuff Report, we’ll combine the two. We’ll discuss changes in the Handcuff Grid you need to know as well as which teams may hold out some of their starters. Obviously, this is steeped in speculation and based off what we’re hearing from the teams and beat writers, but when have we been able to trust them?
Handcuff Grid Changes:
Denver Broncos – Phillip Lindsay suffered a wrist injury during Monday’s game against the Raiders and after tests were run Tuesday, we learned he suffered ligament damage and will be held out...