It's Week 5 in the NFL and that means fantasy football seasons are hitting their strides just as (hopefully) most No. 1 running backs are hitting theirs.
However, with more and more teams employing multiple running backs and splitting carries, stud fantasy running backs are becoming a premium for owners.
There are fewer and fewer backs who owners can count on week in and week out to produce big points. With this trend on the rise, it is becoming more and more important for owners to pick and choose their backs wisely in hopes of hitting big points.
Here are eight running backs whose stock is high for this week's matchup, as well as some whose stock has fallen.