THREE REASONS DERRIUS GUICE WILL FALL SHORT OF 1,000 RUSHING YARDS IN 2019
Adrian Peterson is still effective and will compete for touches.
Washington’s offensive line won’t add value to the running back’s touches.
The offense is in disarray and won’t be a unit to set up its runners for success.
The possibility of Guice having a great fantasy season is there because of his talent. However, as we know, talent cannot always overcome adverse team situations. Todd Gurley in year two with Jeff Fisher versus year three with Sean McVay is a striking example of that truth. In addition to offensive line woes and an offense in transition, Guice also has future hall-of-fame player Adrian Peterson to split his load with him. Guice is a better bet for dynasty leagues. He is more likely to be in a better position in the future when the Washington offense can take shape, competition will be eliminated by attrition, and the offensive line which he will run behind will be improved. Guice should likely be passed on at his current ADP.
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