2010 was a season with plenty of breakout performances by running backs. This makes it very difficult to select just the top five.
This problem is compounded further by the differing styles of the players. Some, like Jamaal Charles, are out-and-out speed guys. Some, like Michael Turner, are power runners who grind out yards inside.
Some are like LeSean McCoy and use their shiftiness and agility to beat players. Finally, there are some like Adrian Peterson that are a combination of different styles.
I will be grading the ball carriers on their stats, running effectiveness and my gut feeling on how good they are.
I hope you enjoy.
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