Battle carried 19 times for 49 yards and added a five-yard reception Sunday in a 27-17 win over the Jets.|||||||
Battle is not a quality fantasy option.
Battle has been placed on injured reserve and signed running back Shaun Draughn to the active roster before their season finale against Denver.|||||||
Battle was in a walking boot and did not practice this week after sustaining a foot injury in last Sunday's overtime loss to Oakland, which eliminated Kansas City from playoff contention. Battle had taken over as the primary running back after All-Pro Jamaal Charles went down with a season-ending knee injury in Week 2. Battle ran for 715 yards and four touchdowns this season.
Battle rushed for 56 yards on 14 attempts in Saturday's 16-13 OT loss to Oakland.|||||||
Battle should not be started by competent fantasy owners.
Battle rushed for 61 yards on nine attempts in Sunday's 17-10 loss to Denver.|||||||
Battle has started the last three games for the Chiefs, gaining 171 yards on 42 attempts.
Battle had 19 carries for a career-high 119 yards in a win over Indianapolis on Sunday.|||||||
Battle had rushed for only 155 yards in his four-year career before kickoff and had just one carry in the first quarter against Indianapolis, but he was virtually unstoppable the rest of the game.