Fantasy Football Today - fantasy football rankings, cheatsheets, and information
A Fantasy Football Community!

Log In  | Sign Up  |  Contact      

 Stats > Nyheim Hines  
Running Back, Indianapolis Colts

Want Custom Fantasy Scoring?
You are not logged in. You must be logged in and create a league profile to apply custom fantasy scoring to the stat, projection and ranking pages. Login or Register

Draft: 2018 Round 4 (4)
College: North Carolina State
Ht: 5’8”  Wt: 197 DOB: 1996-11-12 Age: 22
RB Rank Tier ADP-12
#72 9 14.06

Season Stats
FF Today Standard Scoring: Review Scoring
  RushingReceiving Fantasy
Season Team G Att Yard Avg TDTarget Rec Yard Avg TD FPts FPts/G
2018 IND 10 60 255 4.3 1 49 38 226 5.9 2 66.1 6.6
2018 (Projected) IND   72 287 4.0 1   19 135 7.1 1 54.2  

2018 Outlook
Depth Chart
Hines blazing 4.38 40-yard dash at the NFL combine brought him onto the national radar, but it's his unique prospect profile that makes him an interesting fantasy option with the Colts. Hines began his college career as a WR and shifted into a versatile RB role that included a season with 43 receptions for over 500 yards receiving. For his career, he accumulated 89 receptions and 933 yards.

There's no question about whether he'll be fast enough to play at the next level and if he can translate that into a receiving role, it could be gold. In 2017, the Colts targeted their running backs more than 80 times and in 2016, during Luck's last healthy season, he targeted the RB over 100 times. Particularly in a PPR format, this could be a valuable role for fantasy particularly with new head coach, Frank Reich, who spent two seasons coaching Darren Sproles. In standard formats, Hines is easy to leave behind, but he should be stashed in PPR formats because his athletic profile gives him a very high ceiling.
Fan. Tm. Player
RB1RB1 Marlon Mack
RB2RB2 Nyheim Hines
RB3RB3 Jordan Wilkins
RB4RB4 Jonathan Williams
Colts Depth Chart
News From The Past 90 Days
Injury Hilton, Doyle, Mack all out for Week 5
Colts missing three starters on offense
By: Mike Krueger | Wed Oct 3, 3:30 pm

Indianapolis Colts
Colts Pro Bowl receiver T.Y. Hilton has been ruled out of Thursday's game against the New England Patriots because of a hamstring injury. Others who will not play Thursday also include running back Marlon Mack (hamstring), tight end Jack Doyle (hip), offensive lineman Denzelle Good (personal -- brother killed Tuesday), cornerback Quincy Wilson (concussion), defensive tackle Hassan Ridgeway (calf) and cornerback Kenny Moore II (concussion). (ESPN)

FFToday's Take: The Colts have one of the weakest skill position player groups in the league. On Thursday night, they'll be rolling out Ryan Grant and Chester Rogers as their starting wide receivers. Tight end Eric Ebron and running back Nyheim Hines should see quit a bit of work in the passing game.

Injury Jack Doyle, Marlon Mack out for Week 3
Eric Ebron becomes viable TE1
By: Mike Krueger | Fri Sep 21, 1:04 pm

Indianapolis Colts
The following are OUT for Sunday. DT/DE Denico Autry T Anthony Castonzo TE Jack Doyle RB Marlon Mack DT Hassan Ridgeway CB Quincy Wilson (Jim Irsay on Twitter)

FFToday's Take: Straight from the owners mouth. The loss of Doyle vaults Eric Ebron into a viable TE1 option against the Eagles. Ebron has played a fraction of the snaps of Dolye through two weeks, but Ebron should be on the field more the majority of snaps in Week 3. The Colts running game gets narrowed to Jordan Wilkins and Nyheim Hines but it's difficult to trust either back as anything more than a flex option.

Injury No practice for Marlon Mack on Wednesday
Hamstring injury
By: Mike Krueger | Wed Sep 5, 10:51 am

Indianapolis Colts
Reich: Marlon Mack won't practice today. Again, not good news (Mike Chappell on Twitter)

FFToday's Take: Mack has been dealing with a hamstring injury since August 9th and at this point it seems unlikely that he will play against the Bengals in Week 1. Jordan Wilkins, Christine Michael and Nyheim Hines should be active. This is a backfield to avoid for fantasy owners.

Marlon Mack not a lock to be ready Week 1
Hamstring injury
By: Doug Orth | Thu Aug 23, 4:50 pm

Indianapolis Colts
Per HC Frank Reich, Marlon Mack (hamstring) is not a "slam dunk" to be ready for the start of the regular season. Next week critical. Needs to practice next week. (Mike Chappell on Twitter)

FFToday's Take: The Colts' preseason plan to rotate running backs this season may still happen, but the names of the players may not be who everyone thought they were going to be. Mack hasn't practiced for two weeks, Nyheim Hines has four fumbles through two preseason games and Jordan Wilkins can't seem to buy first-team reps in exhibition play despite generally looking better than Christine Michael. Mack still should emerge as the lead back, but he's looking more like a low-end flex at this point.

2018 Gamelog Stats
FF Today Standard Scoring: Review Scoring
  RushingReceiving Fantasy
Week Opp Result Att Yard Avg TDTarget Rec Yard Avg TD FPts
1 CIN L 23-34 5 19 3.8 0 9 7 33 4.7 0 5.2
2 at WAS W 21-9 4 7 1.8 1 1 1 -2 -2.0 0 6.5
3 at PHI L 16-20 5 18 3.6 0 5 5 25 5.0 0 4.3
4 HOU L 34-37 4 10 2.5 0 11 9 63 7.0 2 19.3
5 at NE L 24-38 15 45 3.0 0 9 7 45 6.4 0 9.0
6 at NYJ L 34-42 3 14 4.7 0 3 2 21 10.5 0 3.5
7 BUF W 37-5 5 47 9.4 0 2 1 -5 -5.0 0 4.2
8 at OAK W 42-28 11 78 7.1 0 2 2 7 3.5 0 8.5
10 JAC W 29-26 3 3 1.0 0 4 3 19 6.3 0 2.2
11 TEN W 38-10 5 14 2.8 0 3 1 20 20.0 0 3.4

What is My FF Today ?
Click the icon to add a player to My FF Today Track Players. Track Players allows you to keep better tabs on players that are most important to you, including your own custom news page and highlighting your players on stat, projection and ranking pages. Note you must be logged in to use My FF Today.