Week 9 Running Back Tiers

A look at Week 9 running back rankings through the lens of tiers

ELITE RB1

Todd Gurley (at NO)

STRONG RB1

Kareem Hunt (at CLE)

HIGH FLOOR RB1

James White (vs GB)
Alvin Kamara (vs LAR)
Melvin Gordon III (at SEA) **Monitor Status**
James Conner (at BAL)
Christian McCaffrey (vs TB)
Ezekiel Elliott (vs TEN)

STRONG RB2

Adrian Peterson (vs ATL)
Latavius Murray (vs DET)
Phillip Lindsay (vs HOU)
Kerryon Johnson (at MIN)
Mark Ingram II (vs LAR)

BOOM/BUST RB2

Kenyan Drake (vs NYJ)
Aaron Jones (at NE)
Nick Chubb (vs KC)
Alex Collins (vs PIT)
Chris Carson (vs LAC)
Tarik Cohen (at BUF)
Dion Lewis (at DAL)

VOLUME RB2

Lamar Miller (at DEN)
Isaiah Crowell (at MIA)
Doug Martin (at SF) **Thursday**
Matt Breida (vs OAK) **Thursday/Monitor Status**
Jordan Howard (at BUF)

WHAT THE HECK FLEX/BYE RB2

LeSean McCoy (vs CHI)
Chris Thompson (vs ATL) **Monitor Status**
Austin Ekeler (at SEA)
Frank Gore (vs NYJ)
Derrick Henry (at DAL)
Tevin Coleman (at WAS)
Jalen Richard (at SF) **Thursday**
Duke Johnson Jr (vs KC)
Ito Smith (at WAS)
Devontae Booker (vs HOU)

DESPERATION PLAYS

Peyton Barber (at CAR)
Mike Davis (vs LAC)
LeGarrette Blount (at MIN)
Jamaal Williams (at NE)
Javorius Allen (vs PIT)
Chris Ivory (vs CHI)
Jacquizz Rodgers (at CAR)
Alfred Morris (vs OAK)