The RB Hierarchy: Week 10

Each week we will release “The Hierarchy” for each position. The Hierarchy will release players rank according to where we at NoHuddle believe they will fall for that particular week using a tiered system. The higher the tier, the better off, the lower the tier, the more you want to stay away from those players. All rankings are based on upcoming opponent, past performances, and projections for the current week and will be updated as the week progresses. Here we go:

The Kings: (Represent the Elite at their position for the week- Top End RBs)

  1. David Johnson v. SF
  2. Ezekiel Elliot @ PIT

The Princes: (Represent the RBs that should perform at RB1 levels)

  1. Melvin Gordon v. MIA
  2. Jay Ajayi @ SD
  3. Todd Gurley @ NYJ
  4. Lamar Miller @ JAX
  5. LeVeon Bell @ DAL
  6. Jordan Howard @ TB
  7. Devontae Booker @ NO
  8. Terrence West v. CLE
  9. Demarco Murray v. GB
  10. Matt Forte v. LA

The Dukes: (Represent the RBs that should perform at RB2 levels with a chance to sneak into Prince and King territory)

  1. Devonta Freeman @ PHI
  2. Darren Sproles v. ATL
  3. Jonathan Stewart v. KC

The Marquess: (Represent RBs that should perform at a solid RB2 level)

  1. Gio Bernard @ NYG
  2. Jeremy Hill @ NYG
  3. LeGarrette Blount v. SEA
  4. Mark Ingram v. DEN
  5. Isaiah Crowell @ BAL
  6. Matt Asiata @ WAS
  7. Spencer Ware @ CAR

The Earls: (Represent RBs that have a chance to perform at The Marquess level but most likely a Flex Play)

  1. Doug Martin v. CHI (*Monitor Status*)
  2. Carlos Hyde @ ARI
  3. Duke Johnson Jr. @ BAL
  4. Chris Ivory v. HOU
  5. Tim Hightower v. DEN
  6. Doug Martin v. CHI (*Monitor Status*)

The Viscounts: (Represents those best used as Flex plays)

  1. Ryan Mathews v. ATL
  2. CJ Prosise v. NE
  3. Rashad Jennings v. CIN
  4. Peyton Barber v. CHI
  5. Paul Perkins v. CIN
  6. Charcandrick West @ CAR
  7. Kenneth Dixon v. CLE
  8. Bilal Powell v. LA
  9. Rob Kelley v. MIN

The Barons: (Represents the RBs that are the most desperate of all starts and flex plays)

  1. TJ Yeldon v. HOU
  2. Dion Lewis v. SEA
  3. Christine Michael @ NE (*Monitor Status*)
  4. Chris Thompson v. MIN
  5. Jerrick McKinnon @ WAS
  6. James White v. SEA
  7. Ronnie Hillman @ WAS
  8. Matt Jones v. MIN

All tiers in order of rank and based on .5 PPR

As always for further inquiries as to who to start or sit, contact us on twitter @No_HuddleFFB

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