Buccaneers’ Rachaad White is a must-start against the Browns

Yahoo Sports’ Andy Behrens explains why Leonard Fournette’s ineffectiveness means fantasy managers should continue starting Rachaad White in week 12.

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ANDY BEHRENS: It's time for a Spiced Take presented by Captain Morgan.


All right, I know you didn't add and stash Rachaad White only to not play him after his bye, right? Leonard Fournette has been inefficient all season, picked up a hip issue in week 10. White got the start in Tampa's last game, just for the record, in London. He rushed for over 100 yards against Seattle, delivered one of the all-time stiff arms. It was a great performance.

The guy is an excellent receiver too. He's caught 20 passes on 25 targets so far this year. He was a reception machine at the collegiate level. And White gets an absolute blowup matchup on Sunday at Cleveland. The Browns allow 135 rushing yards per game, 4.8 yards per carry. They've been among the most generous run defenses all season. So I am forecasting for the rookie, 101 total yards, 4 receptions, at least 1 TD.

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