FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2017, file photo, Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley pushes away Houston Texans outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney during the first half of an NFL football game, in Los Angeles. Gurley has agreed to a lucrative contract extension with the Rams. Rams general manager Les Snead confirmed the new deal Tuesday, July 24, 2018, for the NFL’s offensive player of the year. The Rams didn’t announce the terms of the deal, but ESPN says it’s a four-year extension worth $60 million through 2023.
Photo: AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, File
Photo: AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, File

Todd Gurley among top 5 projected fantasy football players

Former Bulldog and Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley is among the top 5 projected Fantasy Football players for 2018, according to ESPN. 

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Gurley landed the No. 2 spot on the list behind Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell. 

The NFL Offensive Player of the Year had 1,305 yards and 13 touchdowns in 2017. In his three seasons with the Rams, Gurley has 3,296 rushing yards and 29 touchdowns, averaging 74.9 yards a game. 

Below are the top 5 projected Fantasy Football players for 2018, according to ESPN. 

1. Le’Veon Bell, Steelers, RB

2. Todd Gurley, Rams, RB

3. David Johnson, Cardinals, RB

4. Ezekiel Elliott, Cowboys, RB

5. Antonio Brown, Steelers, WR

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