James Starks news, rumors and stats

 

James Starks

Green Bay Packers
Running Back

Ht: 6.2 | Wt: 218

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Week By Week

YearTmGRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptTchsTot YdsFum Lost
2010GBP3291013.48002157.5000311160
2011GBP131335784.3510292167.45001627941
2012GBP6712553.59104317.7500752860
2013GBP13894935.543010898.9010995820
Average:813574101188800924450
Total:32214274504535181036717781

Packers | Eddie Lacy bruised hip

Tue, 09 Dec 2014 07:12:46 -0800

Green Bay Packers RB Eddie Lacy (hip) suffered a bruised hip late in the game Monday, Dec. 8, and RB James Starks took over on a crucial drive. Lacy said he believed he'd be fine for Sunday, Dec. 14, against the Buffalo Bills.

Fantasy Tip: Lacy ($7,400; 14.8% of your cap) could become a suspect play in Week 15 on FantasyScore. Starks ($3,000; 6.0%) ran well late in the game, and the team could scale Lacy back a bit, regardless of the severity of the hip bruise.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Rob Demovsky

Packers | James Starks leads rushing attack

Mon, 08 Dec 2014 21:19:04 -0800

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks rushed for a team-high 75 yards and a touchdown on 10 carries against the Atlanta Falcons Monday, Dec. 8.

Fantasy Tip: Eddie Lacy wasn't far behind, logging 73 yards and a score on 13 carries. Starks' performance likely had more to do with Atlanta's terrible defense than an expanding role for Starks.

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Packers | James Starks ready to play

Sun, 26 Oct 2014 16:23:02 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (ankle) is active for the Week 8 game against the New Orleans Saints.

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Packers | James Starks probable

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:05:01 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (ankle) was limited in practice for the second straight day Friday, Oct. 24, but is probable for Week 8 against the New Orleans Saints. The Packers didn't practice Friday, so Starks' designation is an estimation.

Fantasy Tip: Starks has been sharing carries with Eddie Lacy in the backfield. Starks has a great matchup against the Saints Sunday night, making his $3,600 (7.2% of cap) FantasyScore price enticing if you're looking for a cheap running back option.

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Packers | James Starks limited Thursday

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:33:43 -0700

Updating a previous report, Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (ankle) was limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 23, after not practicing Wednesday, Oct. 22.

Fantasy Tip: Starks will cost $3,600 (7.2% of cap) against the New Orleans Saints in Week 8. He has been sharing touches with Eddie Lacy recently. If Starks sees his workload decrease, Lacy ($6,300) could be a nice play against a weak Saints defense.

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Packers | James Starks practicing

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:20:58 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (ankle) is participating in practice Thursday, Oct. 23.

Fantasy Tip: It is a good sign for his availability that he was able to get on the practice field today. Starks will cost you $3,600 (7.2% of cap) in FantasyScore this week, but that money could probably be better used elsewhere, especially if Starks is limited.

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Packers | James Starks doesn't practice

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:27:32 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 22. Starks injured the ankle in Week 7 against the Carolina Panthers.

Fantasy Tip: Eddie Lacy will have added value if Starks is unable to go this weekend. He is priced at $6,300 on FantasyScore in a matchup with the New Orleans Saints.

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Packers | James Starks injures ankle

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:46:18 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (ankle) left the Week 7 game against the Carolina Panthers in the third quarter due to an ankle injury and he was unable to return.

Fantasy Tip: If Starks is forced to miss time, Eddie Lacy will likely carry even more of the load as the No. 1 back. However, John Kuhn and DuJuan Harris could also see some added touches, but neither would have much appeal in FantasyScore.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Green Bay Press-Gazette - Ryan Wood

Packers | More carries for James Starks?

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:20:23 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks did not register a carry in the team's Week 4 game, and head coach Mike McCarthy said that will change going forward. "James Starks should touch the football every single game," McCarthy said Tuesday, Sept. 30. "That will not happen again."

Fantasy Tip: Although Starks is likely to see some more touches going forward, it remains to be seen just how many carries he will take from Eddie Lacy. Even at his $3,000 salary (6% of cap) at FantasyScore, Starks isn't worth the risk in Week 5. However, the fact the Packers will make it a point to have Starks involved makes the struggling Lacy an even riskier pick until the backfield rotation becomes clearer.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Rob Demovsky

Packers | Eddie Lacy won't miss extended time

Tue, 09 Sep 2014 11:23:09 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB Eddie Lacy (concussion) isn't expected to miss significant time, but head coach Mike McCarthy said he'll need to be cleared by an independent neurologist before returning. RB James Starks would be the starting running back if Lacy can't return in Week 2.

Fantasy Tip: The good news is that Lacy will have over a week to recover before Week 2 against the New York Jets. However, he's no sure thing to return. Avoiding his $5,600 (11.2% of cap) FantasyScore price is smart. Starks, at $4,100 (8.2% of cap), may present a solid bargain if Lacy doesn't play.

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