Eagles RB Jordan Howard to get 'higher percentage of carries'

Doug Peterson said Jordan Howard will get a higher percentage of the carries moving forward.

Related players: Miles Sanders, Darren Sproles

Fantasy Impact: 

With Sproles banged up and considered week-to-week, Howard will seemingly at least eat up those touches. But Howard has just looked to be the better back in the early going and the question really is what took so long to get him more involved. Howard is worth a pickup as a flex play as it sounds like Sanders will still be part of the offense, especially in the passing game. The Birds get a tough matchup at Minnesota next week, keep in mind.

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