News:Kedrick Rhodes ran for 99 yards and a touchdown on 18 carries Friday at Florida Atlantic. He also caught three passes for 35 yards.
Analysis:Kedrick Rhodes finally appears to be healthy and he's had two big games in a row. Keep him starting in Sun Belt-only leagues.
News:Kedrick Rhodes rushed for 149 yards and a touchdown on 27 carries Saturday at South Alabama. He also caught two passes for 14 yards.
Analysis:Kedrick Rhodes has been banged up this season but he's still capable of big games like this. He's a great option in Sun Belt-only leagues.
News:Kedrick Rhodes was held to 39 yards on 12 carries Saturday against Western Kentucky. He also caught one pass for 27 yards.
Analysis:Kedrick Rhodes hasn't been able to stay healthy and hasn't prdouced much this season. He's only worth starting in Sun Belt-only leagues.
News:Kedrick Rhodes (leg) rushed for 47 yards on 19 carries Saturday against Middle Tennessee State. He also caught three passes for 28 yards.
Analysis:Kedrick Rhodes continues to battle injuries and hasn't been able to get going lately. Keep him benched unless you don't have any other options.
News:Kedrick Rhodes (leg) is expected to play this week against Middle Tennessee, the Miami Herald reports.
Analysis: It's not clear how if he'll be eased back into action, so his workload may be an issue.
News:Kedrick Rhodes (leg) did not suit up for Thursday's game against Arkansas State.
Analysis:Kedrick Rhodes has been battling a leg injury for a while now, but at least he will get some extra rest before the Golden Panthers' next game against Middle Tennessee State on Oct. 13.
News:Kedrick Rhodes is "day-to-day" with a leg injury that has plagued him the past few weeks and it's not clear if he'll have a big role this week, the Miami Herald reports.
Analysis: He had just 11 carries last week as head coach Mario Cristobal said he looked tentative to play with the injury. It sounds like he may need a few weeks to get back to full strength.
News:Kedrick Rhodes (leg) rushed for 15 yards and a touchdown on 11 carries Saturday at Louisiana-Lafayette.
Analysis:Kedrick Rhodes has been battling injuries all season and he didn't look good against the Ragin' Cajuns. When healthy, he's a great option in most leagues.
News:Kedrick Rhodes (leg) could return for Saturday's game against Louisiana-Lafayette, the Daily Advertiser's Tim Buckley reports.
Analysis:Kedrick Rhodes is still very questionable, so you'll want to check on his status later in the week if you are relying on him for fantasy production.
News:Kedrick Rhodes didn't play Saturday against Louisville due to a leg injury, the Miami Herald reports.
Analysis:Kedrick Rhodes is one of the better backs in the country when healthy. Check back to see if he will play Saturday at Louisiana-Lafayette.
News:Kedrick Rhodes has been held out of practice this entire week with a lower leg injury, the Miami Herald reports.
Analysis: With Kedrick Rhodes questionable to start, look for Darian Mallary, who has so far this season accounted for 164 yards rushing and five touchdowns, to get the nod at starting tailback.
News:Kedrick Rhodes rushed for 48 yards on 11 carries Saturday at Central Florida. He also caught five-yard touchdown.
Analysis: The Golden Panthers had to play catch-up for most of the game, so Kedrick Rhodes didn't get his usual touches. He remains a solid option in most leagues.
News:Kedrick Rhodes rushed for 130 yards and a touchdown on 25 carries Saturday at Duke. He also caught seven passes for 115 yards and another touchdown.
Analysis:Kedrick Rhodes is the premier back in the Sun Belt and a stellar option in all leagues.
News: Florida International running back Kedrick Rhodes became only the second 1,000-rusher for the Golden Panthers with a 117-yard, one score performance against Middle Tennessee State.
Analysis: Rhodes leapfrogged Darriet Perry to become the go-to rusher for the team and will be one to watch in years to come.
News: Florida International running back Kedrick Rhodes did not reach the end zone against Louisiana-Monroe but did plenty between the 20's. Rhodes rushed for 78 yards while also adding 74 yards receiving as he became just the second 1,000-yard rusher for his school.
Analysis: Rhodes is just a sophomore and with his ability to break the long run, carry the ball several times in a game, and catch the ball, he will be a dangerous weapon for the Golden Panthers for the next couple years.
News: Florida International running back Kedrick Rhodes has been the focal point of the Golden Panther offense as of late but against a stingy Louisiana-Monroe rush defense, look for the passing game to step up.
Analysis: Rhodes is not worth a start this weekend considering it is the playoffs, but he is a dangerous receiver so he could still wind up with 100 total yards and possibly a touchdown.
News: Florida International's Kedrick Rhodes led his team in both rushing and receiving against Florida Atlantic, as he carried the ball 16 times for 122 yards and a score while also catching three passes for 36 more yards.
Analysis: Rhodes has been the team's workhorse despite the presence of Darriet Perry in the backfield and is one to watch for next season.
News: For weighing just over 170 pounds, Florida International running back Kedrick Rhodes is an unassuming workhorse for the Golden Panthers having logged 20+ carries in four games this season. Against Florida Atlantic, who is giving up nearly 170 yards per game, Rhodes should see another big workload.
Analysis: Rhodes is likely not owned in your league and is a nice filler in this rivalry game.
News: Florida International running back Kedrick Rhodes had a workhorse-like effort in the win over Troy, as he carried the ball 30 times for 172 yards.
Analysis: Rhodes is a spotty performer who can lose carries to Darriet Perry or Jeremiah Harden, but is a decent start depending on the matchup.
News: If you are looking for a spot start this week, one fine option is Florida International running back Kedrick Rhodes who is facing a rush defense from Troy that is surrendering over 170 yards per game.
Analysis: The only knock on Rhodes is the presence of Darriet Perry in the backfield, but in the last two weeks, Rhodes has garnered 17 more carries so he should get his numbers.
News: Florida Atlantic used a punishing ground game to dispatch the Akron Zips this Saturday, with Kedrick Rhodes and Darriet Perry leading the charge. Rhodes rushed for 126 yards and a touchdown while Perry added 85 yards and two more scores.
Analysis: Any given game it could be Rhodes or Perry who lead the charge so it is probably best to look elsewhere, but this duo provides a potent punch for the Golden Panthers.
News: Last week the hot hand was Kedrick Rhodes for Florida International but this week the leading ball carrier was Darriet Perry, who toted the rock 17 times for 102 yards against Duke.
Analysis: Rhodes had a breakout performance last week but Perry was the star all of last year. Today's game was proof positive that you never can tell with the Golden Panther backfield.
News: With a new quarterback filling in for an injured Wesley Carroll, Florida International rode running back Kedrick Rhodes to the tune of 30 carries for 157 yards and three touchdowns.
Analysis: As good a performance as this was, the Golden Panthers still have Darriet Perry, who will steal carries from Rhodes. Still, keep a eye on Rhodes to see if he continues getting workhorse-like carries.
News: Last week Louisville gave up over 100 yards rushing to Mike Harris of Murray State and against Florida International they will face a tough test from the combination of Darriet Perry and Kedrick Rhodes.
Analysis: Perry is the inside grinder while Rhodes is the speedster. I would venture that Perry will be good for a score or two so if you want, feel free to start him against the Cards.
News: Florida International running back Darriet Perry was a known commodity coming into the season opener against North Texas but Kedrick Rhodes made a name for himself garnering one more carry than Perry and scoring two touchdowns.
Analysis: Perry shared rushing duties with Darian Mallary last season and still put up a great year so Perry owners shouldn't fret just yet. Perry still had a great game and is the team's top back.