Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin has been a potent weapon in his first year in the league. In Week 11 versus the Carolina Panthers, Martin carried the ball 24 times for 138 yards -- he also had four receptions for 23 yards on top of that.
As a rookie, Martin has been an impact player for the Buccaneers. They have used him as an all-purpose threat, and it's worked well for them in 2012.
Fantasy Analysis: In the preseason rankings, there was the anticipation that Martin would quickly develop into a difference-maker for the Buccaneers. He has shown he can carry the load for the team, help move the chains and make plays when needed.
Martin is a fantasy must-start every week. Considering where he was drafted in most leagues, Doug Martin has been a steal, proving his value ten times over.