Week 6 Running Back Tiers

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

ELITE RB1

Devonta Freeman (at NO) **Thursday Night**
Adrian Peterson (vs KC)
Le'Veon Bell (vs ARI)
Matt Forte (at DET)
Arian Foster (at JAX)

STRONG RB1

Marshawn Lynch (vs CAR) **Monitor Practice Reports**
Dion Lewis (at IND) **Limited Practice**
Eddie Lacy (vs SD)

SOLID RB1

Justin Forsett (at SF) **Monitor Practice Reports**
Chris Ivory (vs WAS)
Mark Ingram II (vs ATL) **Thursday Night**
Giovani Bernard (at BUF)

HIGH FLOOR RB2

T.J. Yeldon (vs HOU) **Monitor Practice Reports**
Danny Woodhead (at GB)
Chris Johnson (vs PIT)
Duke Johnson Jr (vs DEN)

BOOM/BUST RB2

Demarco Murray (vs NYG)
Frank Gore (vs NE)
Lamar Miller (at TEN)
Carlos Hyde (vs BAL)
LeGarrette Blount (at IND)

FLEX APPEAL

C.J. Anderson (at CLE)
Antonio Andrews (vs MIA)
Shane Vereen (at PHI)
David Johnson (at PIT)
Rashad Jennings (at PHI)
Melvin Gordon III (at GB)
Ryan Mathews (vs NYG)
Jeremy Hill (at BUF)
Charcandrick West (at MIN)
Andre Ellington (at PIT)
Javorius Allen (at SF) **RB2 if Forsett Out**
Toby Gerhart (vs HOU) **If Yeldon Out**

WHAT THE HECK FLEX

Isaiah Crowell (vs DEN)
Bishop Sankey (vs MIA)
Darren Sproles (vs NYG)
Chris Thompson (at NYJ)
Ameer Abdullah (vs CHI)
C.J. Spiller (vs ATL) **Thursday Night**
Jonathan Stewart (at SEA)

DESPERATION PLAYS

Ronnie Hillman (at CLE) **Monitor Practice Reports**
Denard Robinson (vs HOU) **If Yeldon Out**
Tevin Coleman (at NO) **Thursday Night**
Matt Jones (at NYJ)
Alfred Morris (at NYJ)
Knile Davis (at MIN)
Bilal Powell (vs WAS)
Theo Riddick (vs CHI)