Week 5 Rankings: Running Back

Rankings: QB | RB | WR | TE | K | D

Note: The following list comprises the top 40 running back rankings for Week 5 of each Yahoo! Sports fantasy expert. The list is ordered by the overall top 40 composite ranking of the four Yahoo! experts, with the remaining running backs that received votes rounding out the bottom of the list. For comparison’s sake, the last column links to player pages that compare the rankings from over 60 top fantasy football analysts, compiled by our friends at FantasyPros.

Week 5 Running Back Rankings

Brandon
Funston

Andy
Behrens

Brad
Evans

Scott
Pianowski

Composite
Ranking
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Arian Foster 1 1 1 1 1
Darren McFadden 2 2 2 5 2
Adrian Peterson 4 3 4 3 3
Fred Jackson 3 5 6 2 4
LeSean McCoy 5 4 5 4 5
Ryan Mathews 9 10 3 6 6
Matt Forte 7 9 8 7 7
Chris Johnson 8 8 7 9 8
Maurice Jones-Drew 6 7 10 11 9
Ahmad Bradshaw 10 6 15 8 10
Chris "Beanie" Wells 11 11 13 10 11
Frank Gore 12 13 12 13 12
Darren Sproles 14 14 9 16 13
Michael Turner 18 12 17 12 14
Jahvid Best 13 18 16 14 15
Shonn Greene 24 15 11 19 16
Mike Tolbert 19 16 14 20 17
Cedric Benson 16 17 24 15 18
Joseph Addai 17 22 20 21 19
LeGarrette Blount 21 19 26 17 20
Willis McGahee 20 25 23 18 21
Isaac Redman 15 23 27 25 22
Jonathan Stewart 22 26 18 27 23
BenJarvus Green-Ellis 23 24 25 23 24
LaDainian Tomlinson 25 29 21 26 25
Stevan Ridley 28 33 19 22 26
Mark Ingram 31 20 28 24 27
Ryan Grant 26 27 22 29 28
James Starks 27 21 29 28 29
Dexter McCluster 30 28 34 32 30
DeAngelo Williams 32 32 30 31 31
Michael Bush 29 30 35 36 32
Marshawn Lynch 33 35 32 30 33
Thomas Jones 36 31 31 33 34
Pierre Thomas 34 36 33 34 35
Kendall Hunter 34 37 35 36
C.J. Spiller 35 38 38 40 37
Delone Carter 40 40 39 37 38
Danny Ware 38 39 39 39
Jacquizz Rodgers 39 37 40
John Kuhn 41 36 41
Shane Vereen 37 42
Earnest Graham 44 38 43
Jackie Battle 40 44
Marion Barber 42 45
Knowshon Moreno 43 46
James Casey 45 47

Scoring system: Pass TD = 4; 20 Pass Yards = 1; Rush/Receive TD = 6; 10 Rush/Receive Yards = 1

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