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Maurice Jones-Drew injury update: RB questionable, could sit for fantasy owners

The Jaguars running back could be on the sidelines rather than on the field for Week 16. We break down the fantasy implications.

Harry How

Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew (hamstring) is listed as questionable and could miss the team's Week 16 game against the Tennessee Titans. He missed most of the week's practices before returning on Friday on a limited basis.

Fantasy Impact: Despite the limited practice, most signs seem to point to backup running back Jordan Todman drawing another start this week. If that is the case, owners who scooped up Todman as insurance are likely in good position. Jones-Drew's fantasy season has been one to forget. MJD has rushed 208 times for 719 yards and five touchdowns, and his 3.5 YPC is well below his career average of 4.5.

In Todman's first start last week, he ran 25 times for 109 yards (4.4 YPC) and added for receptions for another 44 yards. While touchdowns are hard to come by for any Jaguar, the rest of Todman's stats were highly encouraging. The Jaguars will face a Tennessee defense that has given up the second-most fantasy points to running backs. Even if Jones-Drew is active, its tough to imagine Jacksonville completely neglecting Todman. He's a solid RB2 if Jones-Drew is inactive. MJD is a low-end RB2/flex if he starts.

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