Fantasy Football: Will Lamar Miller Break Out in 2013?

June 25, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

With Reggie Bush moving on to the Detroit Lions, there is an opportunity for somebody to pick up that lost production for the Miami Dolphins. Last year, Bush had 262 touches for 1,278 total yards and eight touchdowns.

Daniel Thomas finished second among running backs with 106 touches for 481 total yards and four touchdowns, but Lamar Miller will likely assume the starting job. Miller's improved play in pass protection could help him become a fantasy football force.
According to Rotoworld, Miller only had seven touches on third down last year. With Bush in the way, it only made sense for Miller not to be heavily involved on third down. This year is a different story.

Thomas was taken in the second round of the 2011 NFL draft. At 6’1″ and 233 pounds, Thomas will still see the rock, particularly in goal-line situations.
Miller was taken in the fourth round of the 2012 NFL draft. At 5’11″ and 218 pounds, he is built more like a prototypical...

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