After one of the most interesting fantasy football conversations I’ve ever enjoyed, something that was discussed was stuck in my mind. We were talking about how it is vital to consider the range of possibilities for each player before drafting them, briefly mentioned was who we thought had a shot at 20+ rushing touchdowns. The player we all mentioned? LeSean McCoy.
As the centerpiece of an explosive Chip Kelly offense in and out of the red zone, we agreed that he may have the best chance at doing so. This lead me to doing some research on what type of opportunity, situation, and environment have occurred in previous 20+ rushing touchdown seasons. By exploring the individual statistics, team play breakdowns, and team scoring statistics, let’s get an idea of when it’s most likely a player can join the “20” club: