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Fantasy Football: Top 75 Running Backs in Points-Per-Reception Leagues

Washington's Roy Helu, in a four-way battle for the Redskins' No. 1 tailback spot, collected 1,019 total yards and three TDs last season from only 200 touches (average yards: 5.1).
Washington's Roy Helu, in a four-way battle for the Redskins' No. 1 tailback spot, collected 1,019 total yards and three TDs last season from only 200 touches (average yards: 5.1).Rob Carr/Getty Images
Jay ClemonsFantasy Sports Lead WriterAugust 31, 2012

Here's my final listing of top 75 running backs in points-per-reception leagues.

It's worth noting that Detroit's Jahvid Best (PUP list) and San Francisco's Brandon Jacobs (knee) are off my board for the time being.

For a look at my top 75 tailbacks in standard-scoring leagues, click here.

For an updated view of my smartphone-friendly cheat sheet for PPR leagues, click here.

Part I—1-25

1. Ray Rice, Ravens
2. Arian Foster, Texans
3. LeSean McCoy, Eagles
4. Chris Johnson, Titans
5. Matt Forte, Bears
6. Fred Jackson, Bills
7. Darren McFadden, Raiders
8. Maurice Jones-Drew, Jaguars
9. Jamaal Charles, Chiefs
10. Steven Jackson, Rams
11. Darren Sproles, Saints
12. Ahmad Bradshaw, Giants
13. Marshawn Lynch, Seahawks
14. Frank Gore, 49ers
15. DeMarco Murray, Cowboys
16. Reggie Bush, Dolphins
17. Ryan Mathews, Chargers
18. Adrian Peterson, Vikings
19. Shonn Greene, Jets
20. Michael Turner, Falcons
21. Doug Martin, Buccaneers
22. Roy Helu, Redskins
23. Trent Richardson, Browns
24. C.J. Spiller, Bills
25. Jonathan Stewart, Panthers

Part II—26-50

25. BenJarvus Green-Ellis, Bengals
26. Stevan Ridley, Patriots
27. Isaac Redman, Steelers
28. Mikel Leshoure, Lions
29. Beanie Wells, Cardinals
30. Toby Gerhart, Vikings
31. Peyton Hillis, Chiefs
32. Rashad Jennings, Jaguars
33. Donald Brown, Colts
34. DeAngelo Williams, Panthers
35. Willis McGahee, Broncos
36. Ben Tate, Texans
37. Evan Royster, Redskins
38. Tim Hightower, Redskins
39. Michael Bush, Bears
40. Cedric Benson, Packers
41. Jacquizz Rodgers, Falcons
42. Robert Turbin, Seahawks
43. Mike Tolbert, Panthers
44. Kevin Smith, Lions
45. Daniel Thomas, Dolphins
46. Pierre Thomas, Saints
47. Ryan Williams, Cardinals
48. Mark Ingram, Saints
49. David Wilson, Giants
50. Felix Jones, Cowboys

Part III—51-75

51. Isaiah Pead, Rams
52. Alex Green, Packers
53. Alfred Morris, Redskins
54. LeGarrette Blount, Buccaneers
55. Dexter McCluster, Chiefs
56. Kendall Hunter, 49ers
57. Shane Vereen, Patriots
58. Jonathan Dwyer, Steelers
59. James Starks, Packers
60. Ronnie Brown, Chargers
61. Montario Hardesty, Browns
62. Ronnie Hillman, Broncos
63. Delone Carter, Colts
64. D.J. Ware, Giants
65. Mike Goodson, Raiders
66. LaRod Stephens-Howling, Cardinals
67. Bernard Scott, Bengals
68. Taiwan Jones, Raiders
69. Bernard Pierce, Ravens
70. LaMichael James, 49ers
71. Knowshon Moreno, Broncos
72. Rashard Mendenhall, Steelers
73. Javon Ringer, Titans
74. Curtis Brinkley, Chargers
75. Joe McKnight, Jets


Jay Clemons can be reached on Twitter, day or night, at @ATL_JayClemons.

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