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Running Back Rankings: NFL Fantasy Week 5

Amidst all the injuries at the RB position, Rashaad Penny looks awfully shiny right now.

Chaos. That's how to best describe the fantasy running back position right now. And my Week 5 fantasy RB rankings reflect that chaos.

Dameon Pierce cracks my top 10 at the position and even the Expert Consensus Rankings (ECR) has him at No. 13 this week.

I have Rashaad Penny at 19th, six spots higher than the ECR. I basically have him swapped with Najee Harris, who I have barely cracking the RB2 zone. Antonio Gibson doesn't even crack the RB3 plateau for me as I have him ranked at 38th and that felt generous!

Things are so chaotic that I have Caleb Huntley just outside the RB5 zone and I feel like I'm going to regret that decision.

Try to survive the chaos as you steer through the rest of my Week 5 RB rankings.

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NFL Running Back Rankings: Week 5

— Rankings by Mark Strausberg, a member of the Athlon Network Contributor, who despite his youthful exuberance and good looks has been playing fantasy sports before Wildcats or Hoosiers even made it to VHS. Got a fantasy sports question or thought? Hit him up on Twitter @MarkStrausberg.