Patriots RB Rex Burkhead to be "eased into the mix."

According to ESPN's Mike Reiss, "Burkhead is cleared to play in the opener but expect him to be eased into the mix because there is an acclimation process that still needs to take place."

Fantasy Impact: 

It is difficult to say how exactly Burkhead will be handled Week 1, but we are confident in him as an RB2 or solid flex option against Houston.

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