Week 12 Running Back Tiers

A look at Week 12 running back rankings through the lens of tiers

ELITE RB1

Le'Veon Bell (vs GB)

STRONG RB1

Todd Gurley (vs NO)
Mark Ingram II (at LAR)
Alvin Kamara (at LAR)
Kareem Hunt (vs BUF)
Leonard Fournette (at ARI)

BOOM/BUST RB1

LeSean McCoy (at KC)
Tevin Coleman (vs TB) **Monitor Freeman Status**
Melvin Gordon III (at DAL) **Thanksgiving**

SOLID RB2

Dion Lewis (vs MIA)
Christian McCaffrey (at NYJ)
Carlos Hyde (vs SEA)

BOOM/BUST RB2

Jerick McKinnon (at DET) **Thanksgiving**
Marshawn Lynch (vs DEN)
Demarco Murray (at IND)
Latavius Murray (at DET) **Thanksgiving**
Jordan Howard (at PHI)
Danny Woodhead (vs HOU)

VOLUME RB2

Samaje Perine (vs NYG) **Thanksgiving**
Joe Mixon (vs CLE)
Alex Collins (vs HOU)
Lamar Miller (at BAL)
Jamaal Williams (at PIT)

WHAT THE HECK FLEX

Devontae Booker (at OAK)
Austin Ekeler (at DAL) **Thanksgiving**
Orleans Darkwa (at WAS) **Thanksgiving**
Rex Burkhead (vs MIA)
Derrick Henry (at IND)
Jay Ajayi (vs CHI)
Duke Johnson Jr (at CIN)
Isaiah Crowell (at CIN)
Alfred Morris (vs LAC) **Thanksgiving**
Thomas Rawls (at SF)
J.D. McKissic (at SF)

DESPERATION PLAYS

Frank Gore (vs TEN)
Marlon Mack (vs TEN)
Ameer Abdullah (vs MIN) **Thanksgiving**
LeGarette Blount (vs CHI)
Bilal Powell (vs CAR)
Damien Williams (at NE)
Jonathan Stewart (at NYJ)
Elijah McGuire (vs CAR)
Theo Riddick (vs MIN) **Thanksgiving**
Doug Martin (at ATL)
Tarik Cohen (at PHI)
Corey Clement (vs CHI)
Kenyan Drake (at NE)
Adrian Peterson (vs JAX)
C.J. Anderson (at OAK)
Giovani Bernard (vs CLE)
James White (vs MIA)