RB Tiers Forward Going Into Week 10

A look at rest of season running back rankings through the lens of tiers.

elite rb1

Todd Gurley, STL

Devonta Freeman, ATL

Adrian Peterson, MIN

strong rb1

Marshawn Lynch, SEA

DeAngelo Williams, PIT

Mark Ingram II, NO

Matt Forte, CHI **Injured**

DeMarco Murray, PHI

boom/bust rb1

Lamar Miller, MIA

Chris Ivory, NYJ

strong rb2

Frank Gore, IND

LeSean McCoy, BUF

Danny Woodhead, SD

Justin Forsett, BAL

Latavius Murray, OAK **Injured**

Darren McFadden, DAL

high floor rb2

Chris Johnson, ARI

T.J. Yeldon, JAX

Doug Martin, TB

Charcandrick West, KC

Jeremy Langford, CHI **Pending Forte Return**

boom/bust rb2

LeGarrette Blount, NE

Eddie Lacy, GB

Jonathan Stewart, CAR

Carlos Hyde, SF **Injured**

flex appeal/injury upside

C.J. Anderson, DEN

Karlos Williams, BUF

Giovani Bernard, CIN

Ryan Mathews, PHI

Jeremy Hill, CIN

James Starks, GB

Charles Sims, TB

Melvin Gordon III, SD

Ronnie Hillman, DEN

flex appeal

Antonio Andrews, TEN

Duke Johnson Jr, CLE

Isaiah Crowell, CLE

Alfred Blue, HOU

Joique Bell, DET

Shane Vereen, NYG

Matt Jones, WAS

high value handcuffs

Jay Ajayi, MIA

Tevin Coleman, ATL

Javorius Allen, BAL

Andre Ellington, ARI

David Johnson, ARI

Thomas Rawls, SEA

what the heck flex

Brandon Bolden, NE

C.J. Spiller, NO

Rashad Jennings, NYG

Darren Sproles, PHI

Shaun Draughn, SF

Theo Riddick, DET

Orleans Darkwa, NYG

James White, NE

Alfred Morris, WAS

Chris Thompson, WAS

mid value Handcuffs

Taiwan Jones, OAK

Jerick McKinnon, MIN

Ahmad Bradshaw, IND

Christine Michael, DAL

Tre Mason, STL

end of bench stash

Ameer Abdullah, DET

Marcel Reece, OAK

David Cobb, TEN

low value handcuffs

Chris Polk, HOU

Jordan Todman, PIT

Denard Robinson, JAX

Knile Davis, KC

Tim Hightower, NO

Rod Smith, DAL