I took him in my 12 man league to fill my flex spot. The code below will display a graph that updates every day to show the ADP data for Jordan Howard for the past 30 days in 12-team PPR leagues. Please check the opt-in box to acknowledge that you would like to subscribe. Howard shouldn’t be counted out in getting some receiving work, either. Breida will give him plenty of competition, but Howard could be a low-end starter if he gets a decent workload. One of the highlights of his first season isbecoming the first rookie in team history to reach one thousand rushing yards. Those numbers would’ve had him 17th in offensive touches, 33rd in scrimmage yards, and fourth in total touchdowns amongst all skill players in the NFL. Some (including myself) would argue that is likely his floor for the upcoming season. We'll explain why that's a mistake. He is worth drafting with a mid-round pick in all leagues as a No. John Hefti/Associated Press . Follow him on Twitter at @DMooreNFL. At six yards per carry, he was second place in Conference USA. Matt Nagy’s arrival and a slew of new receiving options in Chicago brought up significant concerns about Bears running back Jordan Howard’s compatibility in the pass-heavy offensive system. His 13.8 fantasy points per game during that span was 17th best among running backs, placing him as a mid-tier RB2 in 12-team half-PPR fantasy football leagues. The Dolphins selected quarterback Tua Tagovailoa with the fifth overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft. For 2019, Howard was just outside the top-25 (26th) for running backs. Howard’s father, Bernard “Doc” Howard died in 2007. Philadelphia Eagles Jordan Howard, Miles Sanders' Updated Fantasy Outlook for Eagles After Week 4 Paul Kasabian Senior Contributor September 27, 2019 Comments During the NFL combine, not only was Howard noted for his skilled running but also his versatility. What that means is that Howard scored 22% more fantasy points over expectation last season. 3 Fantasy running back. During his rookie debut against the Philadelphia Eagles, he rushed twenty two yards and had two receptions and nine yards. NFL Power Rankings, Week 6: A shakeup in the top 5? All Rights Reserved. As we arrive closer to the 2020 fantasy football season, everyone is desperately looking for the next “breakout star” or “sleeper” in their drafts. 8:44 pm ET. section: | slug: 2020-outlook-jordan-howard | sport: football | route: article_single_fantasy | Breida, on the other hand, only has one season of 1,000+ scrimmage yards to his name thus far. In looking at PFN’s own Offensive Share Metric, Howard had a solid 2019. Data from fantasy football 12-team PPR scoring average draft position data, based off of the latest fantasy football mock drafts. So one of the more frequently asked questions about the Dolphins and fantasy football is how to decipher the duo of Breida and Howard and how running back touches will be divided. The latest half point-per-reception (PPR) average draft position (ADP) data shows that Breida is being selected as the 32nd running back off the board, while Howard is being drafted as the RB34. Coming into his fifth season in the NFL, Howard finds himself with a new team. Doug Moore is a fantasy football writer for Pro Football Network. Howard was productive in his lone season with Philadelphia, Howard was a consistent fantasy RB in 2019, prior to the injury, 2020 fantasy expectations for Jordan Howard, Fantasy running back sleepers for the 2020 season. So he was averaging 4.58 yards per touch (16 per game) and one touchdown per game. Howard spent 2019 with the Eagles, where he was the starting running back for the first eight games of the season before suffering a shoulder injury, which knocked him out for seven games. They also selected offensive tackle, Austin Jackson, with the 18th overall pick, offensive lineman Robert Hunt with the 39th pick, and guard Solomon Kindley with the 111th pick. Despite the new offense, Howard is in a very good spot to put up a plentiful amount of fantasy football points. 2020 fantasy player outlook for Jordan Howard, RB, Miami Dolphins By CBS Sports Staff Jul 13, 2020 at 8:44 pm ET1 min read Jordan Howard ended up in … In the seven games he had ten plus offensive touches, Howard had 513 yards from scrimmage and seven touchdowns on 112 total touches. The Dolphins find themselves dealing with an identity crisis in their run offense after their leading rusher from 2019 was their 37-year-old veteran quarterback, Ryan Fitzpatrick (243 rushing yards and four touchdowns on 54 carries). at Howard held off RB Miles Sanders for the first nine games, but he failed to rush for over 100 yards in any week. In those first eight games, he had four with at least 12 PPR points, so he could be a surprise Fantasy option this year in all leagues. That one speed did not allow him to stop easily and he would take big hits, which made scouts question just how prone to injury he would be. He would finish ahead of other notables like Alvin Kamara (26th), Nick Chubb (32nd), Saquon Barkley (35th), Miles Sanders (40th), and Joe Mixon (46th). But one player often overlooked and undervalued (for no good reason) is Jordan Howard. Although his running speed was highly regarded, some of the setbacks noted were that he only ran in one speed. It is crazy to think that Jordan Howard is still being undervalued in 2020 fantasy leagues. What is Aaron Jones’ fantasy outlook for 2020 and beyond? Since his father’s death, Howard has not only been an outspoken supporter of the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, but he also wears a white t-shirt with his father’s picture on it under his pads. So let’s dig deeper into Howard and put to bed some falsehoods about him. His one hundred fifty nine yards rushed against Florida International University would be his season high, and the season total was eight hundred eighty one yards. Jordan Howard's fantasy value is measured by his average draft position (ADP) in fantasy football mock drafts. Related | Fantasy running back sleepers for the 2020 season. View expert consensus rankings for Jordan Howard (Miami Dolphins), read the latest news and get detailed fantasy football statistics. During the excersizes, he had a vertical jump of thirty four inches. In recent drafts, Howard's current ADP is 7.04, which indicates that his fantasy outlook is in the 4th pick of the 7th round, and 76th selection overall. Getting to know the Dallas Cowboys’ new backup QB, Ben DiNucci. They also selected offensive tackle, Austin Jackson, with the 18th overall pick, offensive lineman Robert Hunt with the 39th pick, and guard Solomon Kindley with the 111th pick. Meanwhile, Breida finished 42nd amongst running backs in 2019 with a 2.85 score. Jordan Reginald Howard was born on November 2, 1994 in Gardendale, Alabama. Howard is fully expected to be the relied upon running back at the goal line, which is expected to be more plentiful with a re-tooled offense. Although the Bears did not have the best of seasons, Howard still ranked eighth in the NFL for rushing. Howard is currently being drafted as a low-end RB3 (34th running back taken) in half-PPR leagues, heading into the 2020 season. This backfield is getting clearer by the week. In 2019, Howard had the fifth-best FPD, in PPR leagues, of any running back with 22%. Another PFN metric, the Consistency Score, measures how consistent a player is in fantasy when it comes to production. Prior to his injury-shortened 2019 season, Howard had started off his career with at least 900 rushing yards and 1,000 scrimmage yards in every season. Howard has shown time and time again to not only be productive as a fantasy football asset but being consistent in his NFL production. I agree that CBS Sports can send me the "Fantasy Football Today Newsletter" newsletter. In half-PPR leagues, Jordan was the tenth highest-scoring running back from weeks three to nine (the seven games he received ten plus offensive touches), outscoring notable players such as Derrick Henry (13th), Mark Ingram (14th), Kamara (26th), Breida (29th) and Mixon (31st). He had an OSM score of 13.71, good for 25th amongst qualifying running backs. Matt Breida, Jordan Howard's Dolphins Fantasy Outlook After Trade with 49ers Adam Wells @ adamwells1985. Miami has made some moves to help solidify their running back room in signing Howard and acquiring speedster Matt Breida from the San Francisco 49ers for a 2020 fifth-round draft pick. In 2013, Howard began playing for the University of Alabama-Birmingham. 2020 Dynasty Superflex and 1QB Fantasy Football PPR Rankings. Breida also only has six rushing touchdowns through his first three seasons, while Howard has scored at least six in EACH of his four seasons. Will Matt Breida be the Dolphins starting running back? Most fantasy analysts (myself, included) have pointed to Howard’s lack of a pass-catching history and Breida’s explosiveness (he recorded the fastest time as a ball carrier in 2019, per NFL’s Next Gen Stats) when examining the two. Jordan Howard analytics – what do the numbers show? While he will be competing with Breida for snaps and touches, there is reason to believe that Howard not only will be a valuable fantasy football asset but even a more valuable one than Breida. However, as the offseason continues and fantasy football drafts draw nearer, the pessimism surrounding the third-year back is simmering down. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. Commissioner.com is a registered trademark of CBS Interactive Inc. site: fantasynews | arena: nfl | pageType: stories | The Dolphins selected quarterback Tua Tagovailoa with the fifth overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft. On top of that, running back Kenyan Drake was traded last season and broke out with the Arizona Cardinals shortly after being acquired. Copyright 2020 Fantasy Football Calculator | Image Source: Icon Sportswire. On May 9, 2016, the Chicago Bears signed Howard to a four year contract and a salary of $2.8 million. … He would only play one season for them because he chose to forgo his senior year in order to join the 2015 draft. On a new team with a re-investment in their offense, Howard finds his situation improving heading into the 2020 season. A run game that the Dolphins missed after finishing with a league-worst 349 rushing attempts (22 per game) and 1,156 rushing yards (72 per game). Jordan Howard ended up in a good spot this season by signing with the Dolphins as a free agent. In this article, we’ll explain that’s not only foolish but a mistake. By Mike Tagliere (FantasyPros), Thu, Oct 1st 2020, 9:32am EDT. His actual CS was 4.25, which was an improvement over his last two seasons (3.42 in 2018, 4.20 in 2017). While he finds himself on a completely new team, it’s a squad that has prioritized improving their offense as a whole this offseason. While Breida is expected to get more looks than Howard in the passing game, Howard is absolutely capable and should see a solid amount of targets after seeing 25+ in each of his first three seasons. Prior to his injury in 2019, Howard was performing extremely well. In recent drafts, Howard's current ADP is 7.08, which indicates that his fantasy outlook is in the 8th pick of the 7th round, and 79th selection overall. © 2004-2020 CBS Interactive. Breida, however, has only hit that mark once as well (2018, 27) in his first three seasons. Featured Columnist April 25, 2020 Comments. Jordan Howard Week 4 Outlook - Seahawks at Dolphins. Outlook & Fantasy Value October 3, 2020 Jordan Howard's fantasy value is measured by his average draft position (ADP) in fantasy football mock drafts. Related | Will Matt Breida be the Dolphins starting running back? Over the course of an entire season at that pace, Howard would’ve had 256 total offensive touches, 1,172 yards from scrimmage and 16 total touchdowns. Fantasy Football Start/Sit Week 6: Can Beckham bounce back? In addition, Miami signed guard Ereck Flowers to a three-year, $30 million contract as another part of their massive overhaul of the offensive line.