As more and more NFL teams adopt the running back by committee philosophy, more and more fantasy teams become less dependent on drafting running backs early.
It is easier to find sleepers at this position than ever before, but time and time again running backs are getting snatched up in the first four rounds.
This season, the running backs taken from around the fifth round through the ninth round will all share similar production. Does that make them sleepers?
No way. It makes them decent flex options that we are already aware of. So who are the real sleepers? Or as I like to say, "What running backs are comatose this season?"
Here are five decent comatose running backs you should strongly consider looking at this season.