Kerrith Whyte

#40 RB / Pittsburgh Steelers / EXP: 2YRS Height: 5-10 Weight: 204 lb Age: 23 College: Florida Atlantic Bye 8

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  • by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

    Steelers' Kerrith Whyte: Non-factor on offense

    Kerrith Whyte ran for one yard on three carries in Sunday's 28-10 loss to the Ravens.Even with James Conner (quadriceps) inactive, Whyte played a minimal role on offense and finishes the 2019 season with 122 yards on 24 carries in six games. Most of that (84 yards) came in two games in which he also caught his only target for nine yards. The Pittsburgh Steelers' backfield is unsettled heading into 2020, but Whyte is unlikely to have a major role.

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    Steelers' Kerrith Whyte: Six carries as Conner gets injured

    Kerrith Whyte rushed six times for 22 yards and wasn't targeted in the passing game in Sunday's 16-10 loss to the Jets.It's not saying much, but Whyte was the team's most effective option on the ground after James Conner exited with a thigh injury. Whyte had eight more rushing yards on one carry fewer than Benny Snell, while Jaylen Samuels mixed in with seven yards on three carries and 32 more yards on four catches. Even if Conner sits against the Ravens in Week 17, none of the Pittsburgh Steelers' other running backs will be advisable options, as nobody has been able to grab the job by the horns.

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    Steelers' Kerrith Whyte: Usage take a hit

    Kerrith Whyte ran for five yards on two carries in Pittsburgh's 17-10 loss to Buffalo on Sunday night.Signed just one month ago to provide depth in Pittsburgh's beleaguered running game, it should come as no surprise that Whyte's role would be greatly diminished by the return of James Conner. At this point there is little reason to have Whyte on fantasy rosters.

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    Steelers' Kerrith Whyte: Totals 50 yards from scrimmage

    Kerrith Whyte totaled 41 yards on five carries and caught his only target for nine yards in Pittsburgh's 23-17 win over Arizona on Sunday.Benny Snell continues to be the primary running back with James Conner (shoulder) still unable to play, but Whyte seems to have pulled even with -- if not ahead of -- Jaylen Samuels in the ground game. In the past three games, Whyte has rushed 14 times for 94 yards compared to 54 yards on 16 carries for Samuels. The anticipated return of Conner in Week 15 against the Bills could diminish Whyte's fantasy value while Samuels could still play a role in the passing game.

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    Steelers' Kerrith Whyte: Runs for 43 yards in debut

    Kerrith Whyte ran six times for 43 yards in Pittsburgh's 16-10 win over Cincinnati on Sunday.Signed just over a week ago, Whyte ran for 21 yards on his first NFL carry and then added 22 yards on his next two runs that same series. Despite his early success, Whyte only had three more touches and no yards the remainder of the game. With the status of James Conner (shoulder) still in doubt for Week 13, Pittsburgh's rushing attack is in flux. Benny Snell, Jaylen Samuels, Trey Edmunds and Whyte have all had brief moments of production, but none are consistent enough to trust as the fantasy playoffs approach.

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    Steelers' Kerrith Whyte: Joining Pittsburgh

    Kerrith Whyte signed a contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Saturday.Facing a mountain of injuries following Thursday's literal slugfest against the Browns, Whyte is expected to be an insurance policy in the case James Conner (shoulder) or Benny Snell (knee) is unable to play Week 12 against the Bengals.

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    Kerrith Whyte: Waived by Chicago

    The Bears waived Kerrith Whyte on Thursday.Whyte wasn't active for Chicago's first three games of the season, and he'll now be let go to make room for tight end Bradley Sowell on the 53-man roster. The rookie seventh-round pick will look to catch on elsewhere in the league.

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    Bears' Kerrith Whyte: Unimpressive effort

    Kerrith Whyte carried four times for eight yards while adding a seven-yard reception in Chicago's 27-17 win over the Colts on Saturday.Whyte totaled 18 yards on 10 carries over the last two preseason games, and he's squarely on the roster bubble as the Chicago Bears close out the preseason.

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    Bears' Kerrith Whyte: Finds end zone

    Kerrith Whyte rushed six times for 10 yards and a touchdown in the Chicago Bears' 32-13 preseason loss to the Giants on Friday.Rushing for fewer than two yards per carry certainly won't help him in his quest to make the 53-man roster, but with Ryan Nall and Taquan Mizzell both having lackluster performances as well, Whyte should still find himself competing for the No. 4 running back role as the preseason continues.

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    Bears' Kerrith Whyte: Posts 35 rushing yards

    Kerrith Whyte had six carries for 35 yards while adding a seven-yard reception in the Chicago Bears' 23-13 preseason loss to the Panthers on Thursday.Playing against the deepest reserve defenders of the Panthers, Whyte broke off a 23-yard run to give him a respectable 42 yards over seven touches. After being selected by the Bears in the seventh round of this year's draft, he'll continue to battle for the No. 4 running back job, and he may need to perform well on special teams to earn a spot on the 53-man roster.