Le'Veon Bell leaves preseason game with right foot injury

Steelers rookie running back Le'Veon Bell was held out of the team's first preseason game due to his left knee.

After getting the start against the Redskins on Monday Night Football, Bell has left tonight's game and won't return due to his right foot. Bell rushed four times for nine yards.

Earlier this offseason, offensive coordinator Todd Haley has described Bell as a "three-down back," but of course, he will need to stay on the field for more than a series to become a three-down back.

Assuming that the foot injury isn't serious, I still expect Bell to lead all rookie rushers in touches in 2013 and he is my 19th-ranked fantasy running back heading into the 2013 season.

DraftKings: Open an account and get a 100% deposit bonus (up to $600).






Check Out the Most Recent Posts on The Daily Blitz

Week 3 NFL Picks Against the Spread (ATS): Beazley Sep 20, 2014
Week 3 NFL Picks Against the Spread (ATS): Yanotchko Sep 20, 2014
Updated Week 3 Fantasy Football Quarterback Rankings Sep 20, 2014
Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS): Week 3 FanDuel Fantasy Football Values Sep 20, 2014
Week 3 NFL Picks Against the Spread (ATS): Trifone Sep 20, 2014
Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS): Week 3 DraftKings Fantasy Football Values Sep 19, 2014
2014 Fantasy Football Week 3 Start'em, Sit'em Sep 19, 2014
Beazley's Four DraftKings Plays for Week 3 Sep 18, 2014
2014 Fantasy Football Rankings: Week 3 Quarterbacks Sep 17, 2014
Vikings deactivate Adrian Peterson, out indefinitely Sep 17, 2014


TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://eatdrinkandsleepfootball.com/blog-mt/mt-tb.fcgi/4144

Post a comment

(If you haven't left a comment here before, you may need to be approved by the site owner before your comment will appear. Until then, it won't appear on the entry. Thanks for waiting.)






Our FREE Week 3 Fantasy Football Contest
Want to win one of our site's t-shirts for free?

>> Enter our free Week 3 contest.

(Spots in the contest are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis up until kickoff on Sunday.)