In January in the NFL, the running back position gets increasingly more important. As the weather gets colder and the field conditions worsen, having a reliable running game is essential.
There are eight starting running backs remaining in the postseason. More than eight players will carry the ball this weekend, but only eight starters remain.
Some are unproven players who weren't even in the NFL earlier this season, while others are perennial Pro Bowlers looking to lead their respective team to a Super Bowl.
Let's take a stab at power ranking all eight starting running backs in the NFL Divisional Round.