Week 7 Running Back Tiers

A look at Week 7 running back rankings through the lens of tiers

ELITE RB1

Todd Gurley (at SF)
Saquon Barkley (at ATL)

SOLID RB1

Alvin Kamara (at BAL)
Joe Mixon (at KC)
David Johnson (vs DEN) **Thursday**
Kareem Hunt (vs CIN)
Sony Michel (at CHI)
Ezekiel Elliott (at WAS)
James White (at CHI)

Austin Ekeler (vs TEN - London)

HIGH CEILING RB2

Tarik Cohen (vs NE)
Kerryon Johnson (at MIA)
Phillip Lindsay (at ARI) **Thursday**

Nick Chubb (at TB)

HIGH FLOOR RB2

Latavius Murray (at NYJ)

Christian McCaffrey (at PHI)
Peyton Barber (vs CLE)
T.J. Yeldon (vs HOU) **Monitor Hyde Status**
LeSean McCoy (at IND)

Adrian Peterson (vs DAL)

BOOM/BUST RB2

Mark Ingram II (vs BAL)
Matt Breida (vs LAR)
Kenyan Drake (vs DET)

Chris Thompson (vs DAL) **Monitor Status**

FLEX APPEAL

Tevin Coleman (vs NYG)
Alex Collins (vs NO)
Corey Clement (vs CAR)
Royce Freeman (at ARI) **Thursday**
Ito Smith (vs NYG)
Marlon Mack (vs BUF)

Duke Johnson Jr (at TB)

WHAT THE HECK FLEX

Jordan Howard (vs NE)
Wendell Smallwood (vs CAR)
Bilal Powell (vs MIN)
Isaiah Crowell (vs MIN)
Lamar Miller (at JAX)
Javorius Allen (vs NO)

DESPERATION PLAYS

Derrick Henry (vs LAC - London)
LeGarrette Blount (at MIA)
Frank Gore (vs DET)
Carlos Hyde (vs HOU) **Monitor Status**
Alfred Blue (at JAX)
Dion Lewis (vs LAC - London)
Nyheim Hines (vs BUF)