49ers Beat: RB Jeff Wilson is team's goal line back

Jeff Wilson Jr. might be just 6 feet tall and weigh under 200 pounds, but he has turned into the 49ers' unofficial goal line running back. He has scored four touchdowns in the last two games alone, including two during the 49ers' 24-20 victory over the Steelers on Sunday at Levi's Stadium.

Related players: Tevin Coleman, Matt Breida, Raheem Mostert.

Fantasy Impact: 

The story said the team hasn't had a power back since Frank Gore. Wilson had 30 TDs in his final two seasons while at North Texas and he describes his running style as very simple and straight ahead. Wilson's value is TD dependent as he only had eight carries for 18 yards, but, at the same time he will take away from Coleman, Mostert and Breida's fantasy value.

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