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Fantasy Football 2016 Running Back Rankings: Week 11

Le'Veon Bell gets the luxury of facing the Browns this week

With David Johnson, Le’Veon Bell, Ezekiel Elliot and DeMarco Murray all playing so well, trying to figure out which one will be the No. 1 fantasy running back for Week 11 is rather tricky. It really boils down to matchups, and since Bell is playing against Cleveland, he gets the nod. But Murray, Johnson and Elliott aren’t too far behind.

 

The Monday night matchup in Mexico City also should be a good one for RBs, particularly Lamar Miller and Latavius Murray. Elsewhere, backfield situations worth keeping an eye on Sunday include Baltimore (Terrance West, Kenneth Dixon); Jacksonville (Chris Ivory, T.J. Yeldon), New York Giants (Rashad Jennings, Paul Perkins); Philadelphia (Ryan Mathews, Darren Sproles); Seattle (C.J. Prosise, Thomas Rawls); and Washington (Robert Kelley, Chris Thompson). How the touches are distributed could help determine the outlook for these teams and/or players as we get closer to the fantasy playoffs.

 

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

 

Teams on bye: Atlanta, Denver, New York Jets, San Diego

 

Rk Player Team Opp
1 Le'Veon Bell  PIT at CLE
2 DeMarco Murray  TEN at IND
3 David Johnson ARI at MIN
4 Ezekiel Elliott  DAL vs. BAL
5 LeSean McCoy  BUF at CIN
6 LeGarrette Blount  NE at SF
7 Spencer Ware  KC vs. TB
8 Jay Ajayi  MIA at LA
9 Lamar Miller  HOU at OAK (Mon., Mexico City)
10 Jonathan Stewart  CAR vs. NO (Thurs.)
11 Latavius Murray  OAK vs. HOU (Mon., Mexico City)
12 Frank Gore  IND vs. TEN
13 Todd Gurley  LA vs. MIA
14 Doug Martin  TB at KC
15 Theo Riddick  DET vs. JAC
16 Jeremy Hill  CIN vs. BUF
17 Robert Kelley  WAS vs. GB
18 Carlos Hyde  SF vs. NE
19 Jordan Howard  CHI at NYG
20 Mark Ingram  NO at CAR (Thurs.)
21 C.J. Prosise  SEA vs. PHI
22 Isaiah Crowell  CLE vs. PIT
23 Giovani Bernard  CIN vs. BUF
24 James Starks  GB at WAS
25 Ryan Mathews  PHI at SEA
26 Darren Sproles  PHI at SEA
27 Chris Ivory  JAC at DET
28 Terrance West  BAL at DAL
29 Thomas Rawls  SEA vs. PHI
30 Rashad Jennings  NYG vs. CHI
31 Kenneth Dixon  BAL at DAL
32 James White  NE at SF
33 Tim Hightower   NO at CAR (Thurs.)
34 Duke Johnson  CLE vs. PIT
35 T.J. Yeldon  JAC at DET
36 Paul Perkins  NYG vs. CHI
37 Matt Asiata  MIN vs. ARI
38 Chris Thompson   WAS vs. GB
39 Jerick McKinnon   MIN vs. ARI
40 Dion Lewis  NE at SF
41 Jeremy Langford CHI at NYG
42 Derrick Henry  TEN at IND
43 DuJuan Harris  SF vs. NE
44 Mike Gillislee  BUF at CIN
45 DeAndre Washington  OAK vs. HOU (Mon., Mexico City)
46 Dwayne Washington  DET vs. JAC
47 Damien Williams  MIA at LA
48 Peyton Barber  TB at KC
49 Charcandrick West   KC vs. TB
50 Jalen Richard OAK vs. HOU (Mon., Mexico City)

 

— 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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