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Fantasy Football 2016 Running Back Rankings: Week 10

David Johnson is back from his bye week and gets to face the NFL's worst rushing defense

There are some big-name running backs in great spots for Week 10 who could pay off handsomely for their fantasy owners. But none have a better matchup than David Johnson, who comes off of the bye week rested and gets another shot at San Francisco, far and away the worst rushing defense it the league thus far.

 

But what about guys like Melvin Gordon, Le’Veon Bell and Ezekiel Elliot? They also have great matchups, so where do they rank? And what about RBs such as Jordan Howard and Jay Ajayi, who a month ago weren’t even on the fantasy radar and now are producing in a major way?

 

Some guys who won’t be producing at all this week because they are on bye include LeSean McCoy, Frank Gore and Latavius Murray.

 

Positional Rankings: QB I RB I WR I TE I DST I K I Flex

 

Teams on bye: Buffalo, Detroit, Indianapolis, Oakland

 

Rk Player Team Opp
1 David Johnson ARI vs. SF
2 Ezekiel Elliott DAL at PIT
3 Le'Veon Bell PIT vs. DAL
4 Melvin Gordon SD vs. MIA
5 Jay Ajayi MIA at SD
6 DeMarco Murray TEN vs. GB
7 Devonta Freeman ATL at PHI
8 Lamar Miller HOU at JAC
9 Matt Forte NYJ vs. LA
10 Jordan Howard CHI at TB
11 Jonathan Stewart CAR vs. KC
12 Devontae Booker DEN at NO
13 Todd Gurley LA at NYJ
14 LeGarrette Blount NE vs. SEA
15 Terrance West BAL vs. CLE (Thurs.)
16 Mark Ingram NO vs. DEN
17 Jeremy Hill CIN at NYG (Mon.)
18 Darren Sproles PHI vs. ATL
19 Giovani Bernard CIN at NYG (Mon.)
20 Spencer Ware KC at CAR
21 Christine Michael SEA at NE
22 Isaiah Crowell CLE at BAL (Thurs.)
23 Tim Hightower NO vs. DEN
24 Chris Ivory JAC vs. HOU
25 Robert Kelley WAS vs. MIN
26 Peyton Barber TB vs. CHI
27 Carlos Hyde SF at ARI
28 Kapri Bibbs DEN at NO
29 Duke Johnson CLE at BAL (Thurs.)
30 Ryan Mathews PHI vs. ATL
31 T.J. Yeldon JAC vs. HOU
32 Paul Perkins NYG vs. CIN (Mon.)
33 Rashad Jennings NYG vs. CIN (Mon.)
34 Matt Asiata MIN at WAS
35 James White NE vs. SEA
36 Jerick McKinnon MIN at WAS
37 DuJuan Harris SF at ARI
38 Kenneth Dixon BAL vs. CLE (Thurs.)
39 Bilal Powell NYJ vs. LA
40 C.J. Prosise SEA at NE
41 Tevin Coleman ATL at PHI
42 Charcandrick West KC at CAR
43 Chris Thompson WAS vs. MIN
44 Doug Martin TB vs. CHI
45 James Starks GB at TEN
46 Matt Jones WAS vs. MIN
47 Ronnie Hillman MIN at WAS
48 Dion Lewis NE vs. SEA
49 Andre Ellington ARI vs. SF
50 Jeremy Langford CHI at TB

 

— Rankings by Michael Horvath, who is part of the Athlon Contributor Network. Horvath is a Canadian who also happens to be a fantasy football (not to be confused with CFL) and fitness nut. Follow him on Twitter @realmikehorvath.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 21:56

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