Week 13 Running Back Tiers

A look at Week 13 running back rankings through the lens of tiers

ELITE RB1

Christian McCaffrey (at TB)
Todd Gurley (at DET)
Aaron Jones (vs ARI)

STRONG RB1

Saquon Barkley (vs CHI)
Alvin Kamara (at DAL - Thursday)
Kareem Hunt (at OAK)
Ezekiel Elliott (vs NO - Thursday)
Nick Chubb (at HOU)

SOLID RB1

James Conner (vs LAC)
Phillip Lindsay (at CIN)

SOLID RB2

Joe Mixon (vs DEN)
Matt Breida (at SEA)
Dalvin Cook (at NE)
Mark Ingram II (at DAL - Thursday)
Austin Ekeler (at PIT)
Chris Carson (vs SF)
Lamar Miller (vs CLE)

LOW CEILING RB2

David Johnson (at GB)
LeSean McCoy (at MIA)
Marlon Mack (at JAX) **Monitor Status**

FLEX APPEAL

Kenyan Drake (vs BUF) **Monitor Status**
Dion Lewis (vs NYJ)
James White (vs MIN) **Monitor Burkhead Status**
Derrick Henry (vs NYJ)
Josh Adams (vs WAS) **Monitor Burkhead Status**
Sony Michel (vs MIN)
Nyheim Hines (at JAX) **Monitor Mack Status**
Gus Edwards (at ATL)
Jordan Wilkins (at JAX) **Monitor Mack Status**
Tevin Coleman (vs BAL)
Tarik Cohen (at NYG)

WHAT THE HECK FLEX

Peyton Barber (vs CAR)
Jordan Howard (at NYG)
Royce Freeman (at CIN)
Frank Gore (vs BUF) **Monitor Drake Status**
Duke Johnson Jr (at HOU)
Isaiah Crowell (at TEN)
Doug Martin (vs KC)
Carlos Hyde (vs IND)
T.J. Yeldon (vs IND)
Adrian Peterson (at PHI)
Corey Clement (vs WAS)
Theo Riddick (vs LAR)

DESPERATION PLAYS

Rashaad Penny (vs SF)
Spencer Ware (at OAK)
LeGarrette Blount (vs LAR)
Justin Jackson (at PIT)
Latavius Murray (at NE)
Elijah McGuire (at TEN)
Malcolm Brown (at DET)
Mike Davis (vs SF)
Ito Smith (vs BAL)
Ty Montgomery (at ATL)
Kapri Bibbs (at PHI)
Jalen Richard (vs KC)