Week 3 Running Back Tiers

A look at Week 3 running back rankings through the lens of tiers.

ELITE RB1

Le'Veon Bell (at STL)
Marshawn Lynch (vs CHI)

STRONG RB1

Adrian Peterson (vs SD)
Jamaal Charles (at GB)
Matt Forte (at SEA)

SOLID RB2

Latavius Murray (at CLE)
James Starks (vs KC) **Monitor Lacy Injury Updates**
Justin Forsett (vs CIN)
C.J. Anderson (at DET)
Frank Gore (at TEN)
Doug Martin (at HOU)
LeSean McCoy (at MIA)
Carlos Hyde (at ARI)
Jeremy Hill (at BAL)
Mark Ingram II (at CAR)
Arian Foster (vs TB) **If Active**

HIGH CEILING Flex Appeal

Matt Jones (at NYG) **Thursday Night**
LeGarrette Blount (vs JAX)
Dion Lewis (vs JAX) **PPR Solid RB2**
Chris Ivory (vs PHI) **Monitor Injury Report**
Danny Woodhead (at MIN) **PPR Solid RB2**
Giovani Bernard (at BAL) **PPR RB2**
Shane Vereen (vs WAS) **PPR RB2/Thursday Night**
Darren Sproles (at NYJ) **PPR RB2**

HIGH FLOOR Flex Appeal

Jonathan Stewart (vs NO)
Devonta Freeman (at DAL) **PPR Solid RB2**
Ameer Abdullah (vs DEN) **PPR Solid RB2**
Bilal Powell (vs PHI) **Monitor Ivory Injury Report**
Joseph Randle (vs ATL)
Melvin Gordon III (at MIN)
Isaiah Crowell (vs OAK)
TJ Yeldon (at NE)
Alfred Morris (at NYG) **Thursday Night**

WHAT THE HECK FLEX

Todd Gurley (vs PIT)
David Johnson (vs SF)
Chris Johnson (vs SF)
Dexter McCluster (vs IND)
Duke Johnson Jr (vs OAK)
Bishop Sankey (vs IND)
CJ Spiller (at CAR)

Demarco Murray (at NYJ) **Monitor Injury Report**

 

DESPERATION PLAYS

Karlos Williams (at MIA)
Lamar Miller (vs BUF) **Monitor Injury Report**
Damien Williams (vs BUF) **Monitor Miller Injury Report**
Ronnie Hillman (at DET)