Back from the bye, #Jaguars RB Leonard Fournette (hamstring) is expected to practice today as he nears a return to the field. Star CB AJ Bouye (calf) is still out, but the sense is it won’t be much longer.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) November 7, 2018
Leonard Fournette is set to return in Week 10. Should he be viewed as an RB1 right away? pic.twitter.com/E4Fax6bdBd— Field Yates (@FieldYates) November 8, 2018
Fournette's return is great news for a 3-5 Jags team that is somehow still alive for a playoff berth in the top-heavy AFC. The Jaguars plan early in the diagnosis was to rest him for an extended time, with the hope he'd return at 100 percent. With that being said,
Although a setback could occur at any time, Fournette is worthy of starting in fantasy leagues this week against a Colts defense that is allowing the ninth-most rushing yards to running backs this season.
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