How Much Does Jerick McKinnon's Injury Elevate Tevin Coleman?

Jerick McKinnon recently suffered a setback in his recovery from an ACL injury and is expected to open the season on injured reserve. The news alleviates some workload concerns for presumptive starter Tevin Coleman, though Matt Breida is still on hand and McKinnon is expected to return at some point. Our experts discuss Coleman’s ascent given a more solidified role.

How much does Jerick McKinnon’s injury elevate Tevin Coleman?

Beermakersfan: Coleman is moving up my board every time I update my rankings. He is a perfect option for a WR-heavy start to a draft and remains way too cheap right now. I’m expecting this offense to be very good and Coleman should have a ton of opportunity, likely smashing his draft cost.

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