Fantasy Football Draft Rankings (2017)

Consensus of 57 Experts (95 available) -
Rank WSID Running Backs (Team) Bye Best Worst Avg Std Dev ADP vs. ADP
Tier 1 
1 David Johnson ARI 8 1 2 1.1 0.3 1.0 0.0
2 Le'Veon Bell PIT 9 1 2 1.9 0.3 2.0 0.0
3 LeSean McCoy BUF 6 3 13 4.2 2.1 3.0 0.0
4 Melvin Gordon LAC 9 3 9 4.4 1.2 4.0 0.0
Tier 2 
5 Devonta Freeman ATL 5 3 9 4.6 1.1 5.0 0.0
6 Jay Ajayi PHI 10 3 20 6.8 2.4 8.0 +2.0
7 DeMarco Murray TEN 8 4 17 7.6 2.3 7.0 0.0
8 Jordan Howard CHI 9 4 17 8.8 2.6 6.0 -2.0
9 Todd Gurley LAR 8 5 16 9.5 2.2 10.0 +1.0
Tier 3 
10 Ezekiel Elliott DAL 6 3 32 12.0 6.2 9.0 -1.0
11 Isaiah Crowell CLE 9 7 21 13.1 3.0 14.0 +3.0
12 Kareem Hunt KC 10 6 23 13.6 3.5 15.0 +3.0
13 Leonard Fournette JAC 8 8 24 14.6 3.5 11.0 -2.0
14 Christian McCaffrey CAR 11 8 25 15.2 3.9 12.0 -2.0
15 Carlos Hyde SF 11 7 23 16.2 3.7 17.0 +2.0
16 Lamar Miller HOU 7 10 29 16.5 3.9 13.0 -3.0
Tier 4 
17 Marshawn Lynch OAK 10 8 37 18.1 5.5 16.0 -1.0
18 Joe Mixon CIN 6 12 29 20.5 3.7 18.0 0.0
19 Bilal Powell NYJ 11 8 31 20.9 3.8 20.0 +1.0
20 Mark Ingram NO 5 7 34 21.0 4.8 19.0 -1.0
21 Danny Woodhead BAL 10 13 50 23.2 5.4 23.0 +2.0
22 Ameer Abdullah DET 7 10 37 24.3 4.5 22.0 0.0
23 C.J. Anderson DEN 5 16 40 25.0 4.3 21.0 -2.0
24 Tevin Coleman ATL 5 15 40 26.8 4.7 24.0 0.0
Tier 5 
25 Theo Riddick DET 7 13 48 29.7 6.0 29.0 +4.0
26 Frank Gore IND 11 22 47 30.0 5.4 28.0 +2.0
27 Duke Johnson CLE 9 20 44 30.5 5.3 32.0 +5.0
28 Doug Martin TB 1 17 46 31.4 6.4 25.0 -3.0
29 Terrance West BAL 10 9 49 32.7 6.9 33.0 +4.0
30 Mike Gillislee NE 9 24 55 32.8 5.3 27.0 -3.0
31 Paul Perkins NYG 8 22 54 34.0 5.3 30.0 -1.0
32 Adrian Peterson ARI 8 23 58 34.3 6.2 26.0 -6.0
33 James White NE 9 18 64 35.8 7.0 36.0 +3.0
34 Derrick Henry TEN 8 28 58 38.8 6.0 31.0 -3.0
Tier 6 
35 Matt Forte NYJ 11 23 61 41.4 6.7 39.0 +4.0
36 Jonathan Stewart CAR 11 25 54 42.8 5.6 38.0 +2.0
37 Eddie Lacy SEA 6 25 67 44.6 8.2 34.0 -3.0
38 LeGarrette Blount PHI 10 27 58 44.4 7.4 35.0 -3.0
39 Rex Burkhead NE 9 29 84 47.1 10.5 43.0 +4.0
40 Thomas Rawls SEA 6 29 57 45.3 6.8 37.0 -3.0
41 Shane Vereen NYG 8 19 77 48.0 11.6 48.0 +7.0
42 Jacquizz Rodgers TB 1 24 69 49.6 9.8 40.0 -2.0
43 Giovani Bernard CIN 6 33 65 49.3 7.3 45.0 +2.0
44 Jamaal Charles DEN 5 27 74 50.9 9.3 41.0 -3.0
45 Samaje Perine WAS 5 20 96 53.0 11.5 42.0 -3.0
46 Alvin Kamara NO 5 38 67 51.0 6.1 47.0 +1.0
47 Jamaal Williams GB 8 37 69 53.9 8.0 44.0 -3.0
Tier 7 
48 DeAndre Washington OAK 10 40 72 55.9 8.0 54.0 +6.0
49 Latavius Murray MIN 9 40 69 57.0 7.8 46.0 -3.0
50 Marlon Mack IND 11 35 110 62.7 13.2 51.0 +1.0
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51 Wendell Smallwood PHI 10 41 79 59.8 9.1 50.0 -1.0
52 Charles Sims TB 1 39 71 56.6 6.6 55.0 +3.0
53 Jonathan Williams NO 5 38 133 67.8 18.2 49.0 -4.0
54 Kyle Juszczyk SF 11 34 112 69.5 14.3 68.0 +14.0
55 Matt Breida SF 11 46 86 63.7 10.1 69.0 +14.0
56 Charcandrick West KC 10 41 90 65.0 9.1 60.0 +4.0
57 Dion Lewis NE 9 46 83 60.3 7.9 53.0 -4.0
58 T.J. Yeldon JAC 8 46 77 62.7 6.8 58.0 0.0
59 Jalen Richard OAK 10 45 80 63.0 6.9 56.0 -3.0
60 James Conner PIT 9 47 105 70.8 9.7 52.0 -8.0
Tier 8 
61 Jerick McKinnon MIN 9 49 85 68.1 7.8 71.0 +10.0
62 Devontae Booker DEN 5 47 99 70.9 9.7 62.0 0.0
63 Mike Tolbert BUF 6 47 107 78.4 11.5 92.0 +29.0
64 Kerwynn Williams ARI 8 48 102 77.7 10.9 67.0 +3.0
65 Javorius Allen BAL 10 48 92 77.8 9.8 74.0 +9.0
66 Branden Oliver LAC 9 49 101 74.2 10.7 66.0 0.0
67 De'Angelo Henderson DEN 5 50 131 80.9 15.2 61.0 -6.0
68 Tarik Cohen CHI 9 52 79 68.7 7.2 64.0 -4.0
69 Zach Zenner DET 7 53 94 76.2 7.6 63.0 -6.0
70 Tim Hightower FA 51 103 77.2 13.4 72.0 +2.0
71 Damien Williams MIA 1 64 92 77.3 6.4 88.0 +17.0
72 Chris Ivory JAC 8 65 95 77.8 6.2 65.0 -7.0
73 Orleans Darkwa NYG 8 62 96 78.3 7.8 81.0 +8.0
74 Kenyan Drake MIA 1 64 95 79.2 9.2 59.0 -15.0
75 Alfred Morris DAL 6 57 98 80.4 9.0 73.0 -2.0
76 Wayne Gallman NYG 8 65 94 81.6 7.0 79.0 +3.0
77 Andre Ellington HOU 7 66 113 82.0 9.8
78 Kenjon Barner PHI 10 83 83 83.0 0.0 86.0 +8.0
79 Benny Cunningham CHI 9 72 113 83.5 8.3 97.0 +18.0
80 Malcolm Brown LAR 8 61 97 83.5 9.5 98.0 +18.0
81 Alfred Blue HOU 7 61 99 85.0 9.8 96.0 +15.0
82 Matt Jones IND 11 58 118 86.3 14.9 78.0 -4.0
83 Ryan Mathews FA 64 100 86.5 11.7 82.0 -1.0
84 Aaron Jones GB 8 65 125 87.0 10.6 76.0 -8.0
85 Shaun Draughn FA 86 89 87.7 1.2 90.0 +5.0
86 C.J. Spiller FA 60 114 87.7 12.4 57.0 -29.0
87 Donnel Pumphrey PHI 10 73 121 87.7 9.8 70.0 -17.0
88 Chris Johnson FA 79 100 87.9 8.1 77.0 -11.0
89 Lance Dunbar LAR 8 69 143 88.2 14.7
90 Jeremy McNichols SF 11 68 125 88.4 16.8 80.0 -10.0
91 Dwayne Washington DET 7 52 144 89.7 17.3 85.0 -6.0
92 Elijah McGuire NYJ 11 76 104 90.2 6.5 93.0 +1.0
93 Jeremy Langford NYJ 11 71 131 91.0 13.6
94 Kenneth Farrow LAC 9 77 127 92.6 15.1
95 Raheem Mostert SF 11 82 98 93.8 6.0
96 Rashad Jennings FA 85 101 94.3 6.8
97 Joe Banyard FA 77 109 94.6 8.1
98 DeAngelo Williams FA 83 103 94.8 8.2 84.0 -14.0
99 Elijah Hood OAK 10 76 122 95.3 17.8
100 James Starks FA 90 101 95.5 5.5 87.0 -13.0
101 Aaron Ripkowski GB 8 79 109 96.7 10.1
102 Fozzy Whittaker CAR 11 82 109 96.8 7.3
103 Jamize Olawale OAK 10 76 106 97.4 11.3
104 Matt Dayes FA 89 107 98.0 9.0
105 Terron Ward ATL 5 88 106 98.2 6.2
106 Tyler Ervin HOU 7 67 124 98.5 19.5 100.0 -6.0
107 Terrell Watson PIT 9 81 122 99.0 14.4
108 Cameron Artis-Payne CAR 11 83 122 101.1 12.2 89.0 -19.0
109 Corey Clement PHI 10 65 130 101.2 22.6 94.0 -15.0
110 Josh Ferguson IND 11 87 145 102.0 24.8
111 Rod Smith DAL 6 90 120 102.1 11.9 95.0 -16.0
112 Andy Janovich DEN 5 84 112 102.4 10.1
113 Ronnie Hillman FA 92 111 102.7 7.9
114 Devante Mays GB 8 98 107 103.3 3.9
115 Ka'Deem Carey FA 89 134 103.5 18.2
116 Travaris Cadet BUF 6 104 105 104.5 0.5
117 83 130 104.8 17.4
118 Matthew Dayes CLE 9 96 111 105.3 5.6
119 John Kuhn NO 5 73 149 107.0 25.5
120 Patrick DiMarco BUF 6 91 119 107.2 9.5
121 Peyton Barber TB 1 76 141 107.6 19.9
122 Alex Collins BAL 10 87 124 109.4 15.3
123 Derrick Coleman ATL 5 93 126 109.5 16.5 91.0 -32.0
124 Dan Vitale CLE 9 101 117 110.0 6.1
125 Corey Grant JAC 8 96 137 111.0 13.1
126 Anthony Sherman KC 10 102 123 112.3 8.6
127 Daniel Lasco NO 5 77 151 113.0 22.7 83.0 -44.0
128 Mack Brown MIN 9 86 128 113.3 19.3
129 T.J. Logan ARI 8 95 135 113.5 17.7
130 Austin Ekeler LAC 9 114 115 114.5 0.5
131 Jalston Fowler FA 110 123 114.8 4.7
132 Derek Watt LAC 9 114 117 115.8 1.1
133 Justin Davis LAR 8 104 128 116.8 8.7
134 Akeem Hunt KC 10 109 132 117.3 10.4
135 Brian Hill CIN 6 93 133 117.9 13.8
136 Andre Williams LAC 9 114 126 118.7 5.2
137 David Fluellen TEN 8 111 129 120.0 9.0 99.0 -38.0
138 Jay Prosch HOU 7 116 128 120.2 4.2
139 Taiwan Jones BUF 6 112 142 122.3 13.9
140 Brandon Bolden NE 9 94 148 124.0 22.4
141 Fitzgerald Toussaint PIT 9 123 125 124.0 1.0
142 Brandon Wilds JAC 8 122 134 128.0 6.0
143 James Develin NE 9 124 140 132.0 8.0
144 Jordan Todman HOU 7 132 133 132.5 0.5
145 CJ Ham MIN 9 129 139 134.0 5.0

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