Oakland Raiders running back Taiwan Jones (foot) is listed as questionable for the Week 4 battle with Chicago.
Jones returned to a limited practice Friday, though his status is of more import to the backfield depth than it is to Fantasy owners, as long as top back Latavius Murray remains healthy.
Oakland Raiders running back Taiwan Jones (foot) did not practice Thursday, Bay Area News Group reports.
With just seven carries for 30 yards in three games to date, Jones is not a fantasy lineup option these days, but his name is one to file away since he continues to be listed as the Raiders' No. 2 RB behind top back, Latavius Murray .
Although Jones received just two carries to Latavius Murray's 26, it does suggest that he's still the primary backup for the Raiders offense. Jones will continue to see limited action as long as Murray stays healthy, but if Murray were to get hurt, Jones will immediately become a strong fantasy option at running back. Next up is a date with the Bears in Week 4.
While it is of little surprise
Jones was drafted in 2011 as a running back out of Eastern Washington. However, he moved to defensive back in 2013 before being shifted to running back in April.
After spending the last two seasons as a cornerback, the
Jones was drafted in 2011 as a running back out of Eastern Washington. He has been playing in the defensive back field since the 2013 season. Jones missed 15 games last season with a foot injury.
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