Week 6 Running Back Tiers

A look at Week 6 running back rankings through the lens of tiers

ELITE RB1

Christian McCaffrey (vs TB - London)
Ezekiel Elliott (at NYJ)

STRONG RB1

Aaron Jones (vs DET)
Dalvin Cook (vs PHI)
Mark Ingram II II (vs CIN)
Alvin Kamara (at JAX) **Monitor Status**

SOLID RB1

Chris Carson (at CLE)
Sony Michel (vs NYG) **Thursday**
Leonard Fournette (vs NO)
Kerryon Johnson (at GB)
Nick Chubb (vs SEA)
Le’Veon Bell (vs DAL)

STRONG RB2

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

SOLID RB2

Derrick Henry (at DEN)
Joe Mixon (at BAL)

BOOM/BUST RB2

David Johnson (vs ATL) **Monitor Status**
Melvin Gordon III (vs PIT)
Austin Ekeler (vs PIT)
Matt Breida (at LAR)
Chase Edmonds (vs ATL) **STRONG RB2 If Johnson Inactive**

FLEX APPEAL

Jordan Howard (at MIN)
Tevin Coleman (at LAR)
Kenyan Drake (vs WAS)
Malcolm Brown (vs SF)
Adrian Peterson (at MIA)
James White (vs NYG) **Thursday**
Damien Williams (vs HOU)
Devonta Freeman (at ARI)
Chris Thompson (at MIA)

WHAT THE HECK FLEX

LeSean McCoy (vs HOU)
Royce Freeman (vs TEN)
Carlos Hyde (at KC)
Duke Johnson Jr (at KC)
Ito Smith (at ARI)
Miles Sanders (at MIN)
Gus Edwards (vs CIN)
Darrell Henderson (vs SF)

Latavius Murray (at JAX) **Strong RB2 If Kamara Out**

DESPERATION PLAYS

Peyton Barber (vs CAR - London)
Ronald Jones II II (vs CAR - London)
Mark Walton (vs WAS)
Jon Hilliman (at NE) **Thursday**
Rashaad Penny (at CLE) **Monitor Status**