Week 16 Running Back Tiers

A look at Week 16 running back rankings through the lens of tiers

ELITE RB1

Le'Veon Bell (vs BAL)
Ezekiel Elliott (vs DAL)
David Johnson (at SEA)

STRONG RB1

LeSean McCoy (vs MIA)
Jordan Howard (vs WAS)
DeMarco Murray (at JAX)
Latavius Murray (vs IND)
Carlos Hyde (vs LA)
Bilal Powell (at NE)

BOOM/BUST RB1

Devonta Freeman (at CAR)
Jay Ajayi (at BUF)
Todd Gurley (vs SF)

SOLID RB2

Rob Kelley (at CHI)
LeGarrette Blount (vs NYJ)
Jonathan Stewart (vs ATL)

LOW CEILING RB2

Jeremy Hill (at HOU)
Frank Gore (at OAK)
Spencer Ware (vs DEN)

BOOM/BUST RB2

Thomas Rawls (vs ARI)
Mark Ingram II (vs TB)

FLEX APPEAL

Kenneth Farrow (at CLE)
Dion Lewis (vs NYJ)
Alfred Blue (vs CIN) 
Derrick Henry (at JAX)

WHAT THE HECK FLEX

Kenneth Dixon (at PIT)
Paul Perkins (at PHI) **Thursday**
Tevin Coleman (at CAR)
Ryan Mathews (vs NYG) **Thursday**
Justin Forsett (at KC)
Rashad Jennings (at PHI) **Thursday**
Isaiah Crowell (vs SD)
Tim Hightower (vs TB)

DESPERATION PLAYS

TJ Yeldon (vs TEN)
Jerick McKinnon (at GB)

Dwayne Washington (at DAL)
Chris Ivory (vs TEN)
Charles Sims (at NO)
Mike Gillislee (at MIA)
Darren Sproles (vs NYG) **Thursday**
James White (vs NYJ)

Matt Asiata (at GB)
Rex Burkhead (vs HOU)
Duke Johnson Jr (vs SD)
Ronnie Hillman (vs CLE)
Jalen Richard (vs IND)
Travaris Cadet (vs TB)
Robert Turbin (at OAK)
Alfred Blue (vs CIN) **Flex if Miller Out**