RB Hierarchy: Week 7

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. Leonard Fournette (Monitor Status) @ IND
  2. Devonta Freeman @ NE
  3. Todd Gurley vs ARI
  4. Leveon Bell vs CIN

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

  1. Melvin Gordon vs DEN
  2. Jordan Howard vs CAR
  3. Zeke Elliott @ SF
  4. Kareem Hunt @ OAK

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

  1. Lesean Mccoy vs TB
  2. Isaiah Crowell vs TEN

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

  1. Christian McCaffrey @ CHI
  2. CJ Anderson @ LAC
  3. Alvin Kamara vs GB
  4. Orleans Darkwa vs SEA
  5. Jay Ajayi vs NYJ
  6. Jerrick Mckinnon vs BAL
  7. Adrian Peterson (HIGH RISER)  vs LAR
  8. Bilal Powell @ MIA
  9. Doug Martin @ BUF
  10. LeGarrette Blount vs WAS
  11. Demarco Murray @ CLE
  12. Tevin Coleman @ NE
  13. Joe Mixon @ PIT
  14. The Earls: (Represent RBs that have a chance to perform at The Marquess level but most likely a Flex Play)
  1. Derrick Henry @ CLE
  2. Mark Ingram vs GB
  3. Duke Johnson vs TEN
  4. Aaron Jones @NO
  5. Rob Kelley @PHI
  6. Marshawn Lynch vs KC
  7. Giovanni Bernard @ PIT
  8. Thomas Rawls @NYG
  9. Chris Thompson @ PHI
  10. Ty Montgomery @ NO
  11. Jonathan Stewart @ CHI
  12. Carlos Hyde vs DAL
  13. Marlon Mack vs JAX
  14. Frank Gore vs JAX
  15. Alex Collins @ MIN
  16. Alfred Morris @ SF

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

  1. Andre Ellington vs LAR
  2. Tarik Cohen vs CAR
  3. James White vs ATL
  4. Wendell Smallwood vs WAS
  5. Buck Allen vs CHI
  6. Jamaal Charles vs DAL
  7. Jacquizz Rodgers @ BUF
  8. Jalen Richard vs KC
  9. Mike Gillislee vs ATL
  10. Elijah Mcguire @ MIA
  11. Shane Vereen vs SEA
  12. Eddie Lacy @ NYG

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

  1. Paul Perkins vs SEA
  2. Jamaal Williams vs NO
  3. Kerwynn Williams vs LAR
  4. Dion Lewis vs ATL
  5. Latavius Murray vs BAL
  6. Samaje Perine @ PHI
  7. Brandon Oliver vs DEN
  8. T.J. Yeldon @ IND
  9. Terrance West @ MIN
  10. Damien Williams vs NYJ
  11. Wayne Gallman vs SEA

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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