Nick Chubb Quiet In Playoff Loss rotoballer.com Sun 1/17/21 6:56 PM

Cleveland Browns running back Nick Chubb turned in a quiet performance in a 22-17 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in the Divisional Round of the playoffs. Chubb carried the ball 13 times for 69 yards and added four yards on two receptions. He left several plays on the field in the passing game as he dropped consecutive catchable passes on a drive, the second of which would have gone for a long gain. Despite the disappointing playoff outing, Chubb is locked in as an RB1 in fantasy in the 2021 ...

Chiefs Defense Vulnerable Against Browns? rotoballer.com Fri 1/15/21 11:46 AM

The Kansas City Chiefs Defense finished the 2020 regular season ranked 21st against the run, allowing 122.1 rushing yards per game. The Browns, led by running backs Nick Chubb and Kareem Hunt, averaged 148.4 yards per game. Chubb had his second straight 1,000-yard rushing season and another Pro Bowl selection, averaging a career-high 5.6 yards per carry and a team-high 12 rushing scores. Hunt had 2,150 rushing yards and 15 touchdowns, adding 833 receiving yards and 10 touchdowns in 25 games ...

Nick Chubb Draws Excellent Matchup Against Chiefs rotoballer.com Fri 1/15/21 6:26 AM

Cleveland Browns running back Nick Chubb draws a favorable matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs in the Divisional Round of the NFL playoffs. Chubb came up big against the Pittsburgh Steelers last week and will look to continue that success this Sunday. The Chiefs struggled to contain the run during the regular season, ranking 31st in run-defense DVOA and allowing the 11th-most fantasy points per game to the running back position. The only concern here is that the Browns are 10-point underdogs...

Nick Chubb Catches TD In Wild-Card Win rotoballer.com Sun 1/10/21 11:49 PM

Cleveland Browns running back Nick Chubb carried the ball 18 times for 76 yards and added four receptions for 69 yards and a touchdown in a 48-37 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers in the wild-card round on Sunday night. With Pittsburgh fighting to get back into the game after falling behind early, Chubb made one of the biggest plays of the game, ripping off a 40-yard touchdown catch on a short screen in the fourth quarter. Chubb will look to stay hot next week in the Divisional Round against the ...

Nick Chubb Draws Tough Playoff Matchup rotoballer.com Thu 1/7/21 9:26 PM

Cleveland Browns running back Nick Chubb draws a difficult matchup as he gears up to face off against the Pittsburgh Steelers in the wild-card round of the NFL playoffs. Chubb was only lightly used in Week 17 against this same Steelers team, as he saw just 14 carries. There's a chance that Cleveland chose to take it easy on Chubb to preserve him for the playoffs, so look for Chubb to be a larger part of the team's game plan in the wild-card game. He does have several factors working against him,...

Nick Chubb Scores In Regular-Season Finale rotoballer.com Sun 1/3/21 8:27 PM

Cleveland Browns running back Nick Chubb turned in a solid effort in his team's 24-22 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 17. Chubb carried the ball 14 times for 108 yards and a touchdown, helping to propel the Browns to their first playoff appearance since the 2002 season. His touchdown came on an impressive play where he ripped off a 47-yard run and broke a Minkah Fitzpatrick tackle attempt along the way. Chubb will get a rematch against these same Steelers, this time in Pittsburgh, next...

Nick Chubb A Low-End RB1 In Week 17 rotoballer.com Fri 1/1/21 9:36 PM

Cleveland Browns running back Nick Chubb needs just 41 rushing yards to post a second consecutive 1,000-yard season, despite missing four games this year. He will need to do it against a tough Pittsburgh Steelers run defense in Week 17. The Steelers have been excellent at shutting down the run this season but they already have the AFC North wrapped up and don't have much to play for in Week 17. That may lead to several key players on defense playing less than a full game against Cleveland. ...

Nick Chubb Scores In Week 16 rotoballer.com Sun 12/27/20 5:14 PM

Cleveland Browns running back Nick Chubb carried the ball 11 times for 28 yards and a touchdown in a 23-16 loss to the New York Jets in Week 16. Chubb was also surprisingly active in the passing game, catching five balls for 38 yards in the disappointing loss. The veteran tailback had a quiet first half before getting untracked after halftime, finding the end zone on a one-yard run in the third quarter. Chubb will be a mid-range RB2 in a tough Week 17 matchup against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Nick Chubb An RB1 Against Jets rotoballer.com Thu 12/24/20 8:45 AM

Cleveland Browns running back Nick Chubb is putting the finishing touches on another quality season, totaling 931 rushing yards and 10 touchdowns despite missing four games. He will look to keep it going in a road matchup against the New York Jets in Week 16. For as bad as they have been this season, New York actually has a good run defense, ranking eighth in DVOA and allowing the 14th-fewest fantasy points per game to the running back position. Despite the difficult matchup, the Browns are ...

Nick Chubb Scores In Week 15 rotoballer.com Sun 12/20/20 11:19 PM

Cleveland Browns running back Nick Chubb carried the ball 15 times for 50 yards and a touchdown and added 16 yards on two receptions in a 20-6 win over the New York Giants in Week 15. Chubb's touchdown was a one-yard plunge in the fourth quarter where he dove short of the goal line and reached the ball over the stripe to cross the plane before his knee touched the ground. Chubb remains one of the best pure runners in the NFL and a solid weekly bet to find the end zone. A must-start in fantasy ...