Week 2 Running Back Tiers

A look at Week 2 running back rankings through the lens of tiers

STRONG RB1

Le’Veon Bell (vs MIN)
Marshawn Lynch (vs NYJ)
Ezekiel Elliott (at DEN)
Melvin Gordon III (vs MIA)
Jay Ajayi (at LAC)

WELCOME TO WEEKLY SOLID RB1 TIER

Ty Montgomery (at ATL)
Leonard Fournette (vs TEN)
Kareem Hunt (vs PHI)

high floor RB1

LeSean McCoy (at CAR)
Todd Gurley (vs WAS)

BOOM/BUST RB1

Devonta Freeman (vs GB)

BOOM/BUST RB2

Mike Gillislee (at NO)

HIGH FLOOR/LOW CEILING RB2

C.J. Anderson (vs DAL)
DeMarco Murray (at JAX)
Lamar Miller (at CIN) **Thursday**
Carlos Hyde (at SEA) **PPR Special**
Christian McCaffery (at JAX) **PPR Special**

Dalvin Cook (at PIT)

WHAT THE HECK FLEX - HIGH CEILING

James White (at NO) **PPR Special**
Jacquizz Rodgers (vs CHI)
Isaiah Crowell (at BAL)
Jordan Howard (at TB)
Tarik Cohen (at TB) **PPR Special**
Alvin Kamara (vs NE)

WHAT THE HECK FLEX - LOW CEILING

Terrance West (vs CLE)
Jonathan Stewart (vs BUF)
Kerwynn Williams (at IND)
Chris Carson (vs SF)
Javorius Allen (vs CLE)
LeGarrette Blount (at KC)
Tevin Coleman (vs GB)
Rob Kelley (at LAR)
Mark Ingram II (vs NE)
Andre Ellington (at IND)
Thomas Rawls (vs SF)
Ameer Abdullah (at NYG)
Paul Perkins (vs DET)

DESPERATION PLAYS

Bilal Powell (at OAK) **PPR Special**
Jamaal Charles (vs DAL)
Chris Ivory (vs TEN)
Frank Gore (vs ARI)
Giovani Bernard (vs HOU) **Thursday**
Joe Mixon (vs HOU) **Thursday**
Jeremy Hill (vs HOU) **Thursday**
Matt Forte (at OAK)
Derrick Henry (at JAX)
Marlon Mack (vs ARI)
Darren Sproles (at KC) **PPR Special**
Chris Thompson (at LAR) **PPR Special**
Charles Sims (vs CHI) **PPR Special**
Theo Riddick (at NYG) **PPR Special**
DeAndre Washington (vs NYJ)
Jalen Richard (vs NYJ)
Shane Vereen (vs DET) **PPR Special**