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. Leveon Bell @ IND
  2. Ezekiel Elliott @ ATL SUSPENDED
  3. Todd Gurley vs HOU
  4. Leonard Fournette vs LAC

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

  1. Devonta Freeman vs DAL
  2. Lesean Mccoy vs NO
  3. Jordan Howard vs GB

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

  1. Christian McCaffrey vs MIA
  2. Melvin Gordon @ JAX
  3. Alvin Kamara @ BUF
  4. Mark Ingram  @ BUF
  5. Adrian Peterson vs SEA

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

  1. Chris Thompson vs MIN
  2. Jerrick Mckinnon @ WAS
  3. Isaiah Crowell @ DET
  4. Alfred Morris  @ ATL
  5. Lamar Miller @ LAR
  6. Joe Mixon @ TEN
  7. Matt Forte @ TB INJURED
  8. Orleans Darkwa @ SF
  9. Tevin Coleman vs DAL
  10. Bilal Powell @ TB
  11. Duke Johnson Jr. @ DET
  12. Demarco Murray vs CIN
  13. James White @ DEN
  14. Ameer Abdullah vs CLE

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

  1. Kenyon Drake @ CAR
  2. Derrick Henry  vs CIN
  3. Frank Gore  vs PIT
  4. Matt Forte  @ TB
  5. Carlos Hyde vs NYG
  6. Ty Montgomery @ CHI
  7. CJ Anderson vs NE
  8. Marlon Mack  vs PIT
  9. Doug Martin vs NYJ
  10. Aaron Jones  @ CHI
  11. Damien Williams  @ CAR
  12. Mike Gillislee @ DEN
  13. Jamaal Williams @ CHI

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

  1. Theo Riddick vs CLE
  2. Thomas Rawls @ ARI
  3. Samaje Perine vs MIN
  4. Tarik Cohen vs GB
  5. Jonathan Stewart vs MIA
  6. Latavius Murray @ WAS
  7. Devontae Booker vs NE
  8. Peyton Barber vs NYJ
  9. Shane Vereen @ SF
  10. Elijah Mcguire @ TB
  11. Matt Breida vs NYG
  12. Giovanni Bernard @ TEN
  13. D’Onta Foreman @ LAR
  14. Jamaal Charles vs NE
  15. Dion Lewis @ DEN
  16. Jacquizz Rodgers vs NYJ
  17. Wayne Gallman @ SF

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

  1. Rob Kelley vs MIN
  2. Kerywynn Williams vs SEA
  3. Austin Ekeler @ JAX
  4. Eddie Lacy @ ARI
  5. Paul Perkins @ SF
  6. TJ Yeldon vs LAC
  7. Chris Ivory vs LAC
  8. Daren Mcfadden @ ATL
  9. Andre Ellington 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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