Week 8 Running Back Tiers

A look at Week 8 running back rankings through the lens of tiers

ELITE RB1

Devonta Freeman (vs TB)
Todd Gurley (vs SF)
Le'Veon Bell (vs CIN)

STRONG RB1

Doug Martin (at ATL)
Mark Ingram II (vs NYG)
Marshawn Lynch (at DAL)

SOLID RB1

Eddie Lacy (at DEN)
Adrian Peterson (at CHI)
Matt Forte (vs MIN)
Justin Forsett (vs SD)

BOOM/BUST RB1

Lamar Miller (at NE - Thursday)
Jonathan Stewart (vs IND)

BOOM/BUST RB2

Darren McFadden (vs SEA)
LeGarrette Blount (vs MIA - Thursday)
Chris Ivory (at OAK) **Monitor Injury/Practice Reports**
Danny Woodhead (at BAL)

Jeremy Hill (at PIT)
Dion Lewis (vs MIA - Thursday) **Gametime Decision**

HIGH FLOOR RB2

Chris Johnson (at CLE)
Giovani Bernard (at PIT)
Frank Gore (at CAR)

FLEX APPEAL

Ronnie Hillman (vs GB)
Latavius Murray (vs NYJ)
Charcandrick West (vs DET - London)
Duke Johnson Jr (vs ARI)

WHAT THE HECK FLEX

Andre Ellington (at CLE)
Antonio Andrews (at HOU)
Alfred Blue (vs TEN)
Joique Bell (vs KC - London)
Charles Sims (at ATL)
C.J. Anderson (vs GB)
Ameer Abdullah (vs KC - London)
Dexter McCluster (at HOU)

Reggie Bush (at STL)
Khiry Robinson (vs NYG)
David Johnson (at CLE)
Theo Riddick (vs KC - London)
Melvin Gordon III (at BAL)
C.J. Spiller (vs NYG)
Chris Polk (vs TEN)

DESPERATION PLAYS

Rashad Jennings (at NO)
Robert Turbin (vs ARI)
Christine Michael (vs SEA)
Shane Vereen (at NO)
Isaiah Crowell (vs ARI)
Orleans Darkwa (at NO)
Branden Oliver (at BAL)
Mike Tolbert (vs IND)
Tevin Coleman (vs TB)
Jonas Gray (at NE - Thursday)