While everyone with a working pair of eyes and a brain knows that Ellington is the best running back in a Cardinals uniform right now, fantasy owners are having a hard time trusting him in their starting lineups. With Rashard Mendenhall still working as the primary running back, Ellington's work has been too inconsistent lately at a time where wins are of vital importance.
Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said last week that Ellington would see 15-20 touches per game moving forward, but with just 11 carries last week and the potential for mid-game changes moving forward, he's tough to rely on. He could be a decent flex play this week, but only if Arians lives up to his word and gives him the ball.
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