Week 6 Running Back Tiers

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

ELITE RB1

Kareem Hunt (vs PIT)
Leonard Fournette (vs LAR)

STRONG RB1

Melvin Gordon III (at OAK)
Le'Veon Bell (at KC)

Todd Gurley (at JAX)

SOLID RB1

Devonta Freeman (vs MIA)

SOLID RB2

Doug Martin (at ARI)
Mark Ingram II (vs DET)
Javorius Allen (vs CHI)
Marshawn Lynch (vs LAC)
Jerick McKinnon (vs GB)
C.J. Anderson (vs NYG)
Demarco Murray (vs IND)

LOW CEILING RB2

Jordan Howard (at BAL)
Lamar Miller (vs CLE)

FLEX APPEAL

Chris Thompson (vs SF) **PPR Special**
Samaje Perine (vs SF)
Tevin Coleman (vs MIA) **PPR Special**
Elijah McGuire (vs NE) **Monitor Forte Status** **PPR Special**
Aaron Jones (at MIN) **Monitor Montgomery Status**

WHAT THE HECK FLEX

LeGarrette Blount (at CAR) **Thursday**
Carlos Hyde (at WAS)
Jonathan Stewart (vs PHI) **Thursday**
Mike Gillislee (at NYJ)
Alvin Kamara (vs DET) **PPR Special**
Duke Johnson Jr (at HOU) **PPR Special**
Adrian Peterson (vs TB)
Isaiah Crowell (at HOU)
Jay Ajayi (at ATL)
Christian McCaffrey (vs PHI) **PPR Special** **Thursday**
Marlon Mack (at TEN)
Frank Gore (at TEN)
Ameer Abdullah (at NO)
Wayne Gallman (at DEN)
Theo Riddick (at NO) **PPR Special**
Andre Ellington (vs TB) **PPR Special**
James White (at NYJ) **PPR Special**
Ty Montgomery (at MIN) **Monitor Status**

DESPERATION PLAYS

Alex Collins (vs CHI)
Latavius Murray (vs GB)
Dion Lewis (at NYJ)
Jalen Richard (vs LAC)
Matt Breida (at WAS)
Tarik Cohen (at BAL)
Jamaal Charles (vs NYG)
Shane Vereen (at DEN)
D’Onta Foreman (vs CLE)
Chris Ivory (vs LAR)
Derrick Henry (vs IND)
Devontae Booker (vs NYG)
Charcandrick West (vs PIT)