Charles the best fit for K.C. backfield
RB looks to assume control of the running game behind a suspect O-line
With the regular season less than a month away, Football Outsiders uses its unique brand of analysis to break down each of the league's 32 teams. The series finishes off the AFC West today with a look at the Kansas City Chiefs.
Season Preview -- Kansas City Chiefs
A sophomore running back looks to break big this season, despite an offensive line featuring an aging right tackle, while a young defensive lineman fights the dreaded "bust" tag.
To see which player could soar, which could sink and who you need to be watching before the opener, you must be an ESPN Insider.
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Football Outsiders uses advanced stats to give you a player on the rise, another one in decline and a key player to watch for each team in the preseason. The series starts in the AFC West and runs for 32 consecutive days.
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