Fantasy Fox: Tiers of a clown — RBs

Here are my updated classifications of tailback tiers for standard-scoring leagues:

Tier 1 (1,500 Total Yards and/or 13 TDs)

Adrian Peterson, Doug Martin, Ray Rice, Arian Foster, Marshawn Lynch, C.J. Spiller, Jamaal Charles, Trent Richardson, LeSean McCoy, Chris Johnson

Tier 2 (1,300 Total Yards and/or 11 TDs)

Alfred Morris, Stevan Ridley, Maurice Jones-Drew, Matt Forte, Frank Gore, Darren McFadden, DeMarco Murray

Tier 3 (1,100 Total Yards and/or 9 TDs)

David Wilson, Ahmad Bradshaw, Darren Sproles, Reggie Bush, Steven Jackson, Ryan Mathews, BenJarvus Green-Ellis, Lamar Miller, DeAngelo Williams, Montee Ball


Tier 4 (950 Total Yards and/or 7 TDs)

Gio Bernard, Rashard Mendenhall, Bryce Brown, Le’Veon Bell, Mikel Leshoure, Fred Jackson, Eddie Lacy, Daryl Richardson, Chris Ivory

Tier 5 (750 Total Yards and/or 6 TDs)

Ronnie Hillman, Isaac Redman, Felix Jones, Christine Michael, Michael Bush, Jonathan Stewart, Johnathan Franklin, Bernard Pierce, Shane Vereen, Ben Tate, Shonn Greene, Robert Turbin, Kendall Hunter, Ryan Williams, Vick Ballard, Mark Ingram, Danny Woodhead, Rashad Jennings, Knile Davis, Isaiah Pead, Roy Helu

Tier 6 (450 Total Yards and/or 4 TDs)

Zac Stacy, Joique Bell, Bilal Powell, Bobby Rainey, Dennis Johnson, Brandon Bolden, Daniel Thomas, Stepfan Taylor, Jacquizz Rodgers, Kenjon Barner, Dion Lewis, Joseph Randle, Knowshon Moreno, James Starks, Donald Brown, Justin Forsett, Mike Gillislee, Toby Gerhart, LeGarrette Blount, LaRod Stephens-Howling, Isaac Redman, LaMichael James,  Peyton Hillis

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