Pre-Season Rankings: Running Backs

NOTE: Rankings do not necessarily reflect the order we think the players will finish (in terms of fantasy points scored), but instead these rankings reflect the order we believe the players ought to be drafted.

(Updated 9/7/2016)

Standard Scoring

  1. Todd Gurley
  2. Adrian Peterson
  3. David Johnson
  4. Ezekiel Elliott
  5. LeSean McCoy
  6. Lamar Miller
  7. Jamaal Charles
  8. Doug Martin
  9. Mark Ingram
  10. Eddie Lacy
  11. LeVeon Bell
  12. Latavius Murray
  13. Devonta Freeman
  14. Jonathan Stewart
  15. Melvin Gordon
  16. C.J. Anderson
  17. Carlos Hyde
  18. Thomas Rawls
  19. Matt Forte
  20. Giovani Bernard
  21. Matt Jones
  22. Jeremy Langford
  23. Jeremy Hill
  24. Ryan Mathews
  25. Frank Gore
  26. Duke Johnson
  27. DeMarco Murray
  28. Isaiah Crowell
  29. Ameer Abdullah
  30. Rashad Jennings
  31. Arian Foster
  32. DeAngelo Williams
  33. Danny Woodhead
  34. T.J. Yeldon
  35. Jay Ajayi
  36. LeGarrette Blount
  37. Chris Ivory
  38. Charles Sims
  39. Bilal Powell
  40. Justin Forsett
  41. DeAndre Washington
  42. Tevin Coleman
  43. Jerick McKinnon
  44. Theo Riddick
  45. James Starks
  46. Derrick Henry
  47. Shane Vereen
  48. Devontae Booker
  49. Spencer Ware
  50. Kenneth Dixon
  51. Darren Sproles
  52. James White
  53. Darren McFadden
  54. Shaun Draughn
  55. Tim Hightower
  56. Jordan Howard
  57. Chris Thompson
  58. Tyler Ervin
  59. Christine Michael
  60. Dion Lewis
  61. Chris Johnson
  62. Andre Ellington
  63. Benny Cunningham
  64. Paul Perkins
  65. Javorius Allen
  66. Mike Tolbert
  67. Zach Zenner
  68. Kenjon Barner
  69. C.J. Prosise
  70. Jonathan Williams
  71. Khiry Robinson
  72. KaDeem Carey
  73. Keith Marshall
  74. Terrance West
  75. Cameron Artis-Payne
  76. Charcandrick West
  77. C.J. Spiller
  78. Robert Turbin
  79. Alfred Morris
  80. Alfred Blue

PPR Scoring

  1. Adrian Peterson
  2. Todd Gurley
  3. David Johnson
  4. Ezekiel Elliott
  5. Lamar Miller
  6. LeSean McCoy
  7. Mark Ingram
  8. Jamaal Charles
  9. Doug Martin
  10. LeVeon Bell
  11. Devonta Freeman
  12. Eddie Lacy
  13. Jonathan Stewart
  14. Latavius Murray
  15. Melvin Gordon
  16. C.J. Anderson
  17. Duke Johnson
  18. Giovani Bernard
  19. Carlos Hyde
  20. Thomas Rawls
  21. Matt Forte
  22. Jeremy Langford
  23. Matt Jones
  24. Ryan Mathews
  25. Frank Gore
  26. Arian Foster
  27. Jeremy Hill
  28. Danny Woodhead
  29. Charles Sims
  30. DeMarco Murray
  31. Isaiah Crowell
  32. Ameer Abdullah
  33. Rashad Jennings
  34. DeAngelo Williams
  35. T.J. Yeldon
  36. Jay Ajayi
  37. LeGarrette Blount
  38. Chris Ivory
  39. Bilal Powell
  40. Jerick McKinnon
  41. Theo Riddick
  42. Justin Forsett
  43. DeAndre Washington
  44. Tevin Coleman
  45. James Starks
  46. Derrick Henry
  47. Shane Vereen
  48. Devontae Booker
  49. Spencer Ware
  50. Kenneth Dixon
  51. Darren Sproles
  52. James White
  53. Darren McFadden
  54. Shaun Draughn
  55. Tim Hightower
  56. Jordan Howard
  57. Chris Thompson
  58. Tyler Ervin
  59. Christine Michael
  60. Dion Lewis
  61. Chris Johnson
  62. Andre Ellington
  63. Benny Cunningham
  64. Paul Perkins
  65. Javorius Allen
  66. Mike Tolbert
  67. Zach Zenner
  68. Kenjon Barner
  69. C.J. Prosise
  70. Jonathan Williams
  71. Khiry Robinson
  72. KaDeem Carey
  73. Keith Marshall
  74. Terrance West
  75. Cameron Artis-Payne
  76. Charcandrick West
  77. C.J. Spiller
  78. Robert Turbin
  79. Alfred Morris
  80. Alfred Blue