Running backs have always been the backbone of fantasy owner’s teams ever since the inception of the game. They are guaranteed to have an impact, as they will no doubt touch the ball on numerous occasions.
If you don’t have at least two capable running backs on your squad, chances are you are climbing an uphill battle. Sometimes, three capable running backs are necessary since most leagues’ institute a flex play.
Here are the 15 backs that are making the most impact in fantasy this year. If you have at least two of the following, kudos to you, as you are probably sitting pretty.
Despite Chris Johnson’s stellar game on Sunday, he has not done enough this year for inclusion. Also, the fine play that DeMarco Murray is exhibiting thus far is just too small a sample size to factor.