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Fantasy Update

Jul 24, 2014
Rashad Jennings is listed as the No. 1 running back on the Giants' unofficial depth chart.

Jennings, former short, fat, dorky kid

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The NFL wasn't the first place Rashad Jennings found himself overlooked. By the time he'd been a seventh-round pick and a backup to Maurice Jones-Drew in Jacksonville and Darren McFadden in Oakland, Jennings had already made his peace with the idea that nothing was going to come easy for him. "I've never stopped growing," the New York Giants' new starting running back said before a practice last week. "I had to, because when I was a little, short, fat, overweight kid, dorky with glasses, I had to figure something out.
New York Post Jul 24, 2014

Rashad Jennings’ journey from ‘fat kid’ to Giants’ No. 1 back

If football doesn’t pan out, the Giants’ new running back always can become a preacher. Rashad Jennings met the media Thursday and rather than a question-and-answer session, it felt more...
Newsday Jul 24, 2014

Giants hope uptempo offense will create chaos for defenses

Rashad Jennings compared learning the hurry-up phase of the Giants' new offense to staring a ceiling fan. The more you stare at it and focus, he said, the slower it gets. Eventually you're able to pick out one blade on the fan and watch it.
Rotoworld Jul 24, 2014

Rashad Jennings opens camp as No. 1 back - Rashad Jennings (RB) New York Giants

Rashad Jennings is listed as the No. 1 running back on the Giants' unofficial depth chart.
KFFL Jul 24, 2014

Giants | Rashad Jennings listed as starter

New York Giants RB Rashad ...
FFToolbox.com Jul 22, 2014

Giants might use 3-man rotation in backfield, including rookie RB Andre Williams

Rashad Jennings is the Giants' lead running back. That is known. David Wilson, now that he has been medically cleared, should be the change-of-pace backup. That is pretty much a lock as long as he stays healthy. But there could be room for a third consistent contributor to this running game. That is if you believe Art Stapleton, Giants reporter for the Bergen Record. He tweeted Tuesday that he "could see" Jennings, Wilson, and rookie running back Andre Williams being used in a rotation, "especially to keep Jennings fresh." FANTASY ANALYSIS: It's only an opinion, but one that could have some...

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