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Week 5 Rankings: Running Back

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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 experts, with the remaining running backs that received votes rounding out the bottom of the list.

Week 5 Running Back Rankings

Brandon
Funston

Andy
Behrens

Brad
Evans

Scott
Pianowski

Composite
Ranking
Maurice Jones-Drew(notes) 2 1 2 4 1
Arian Foster(notes) 4 5 1 1 2
Chris Johnson 3 3 6 2 3
Frank Gore(notes) 7 6 3 3 4
Steven Jackson 1 7 5 7 5
Adrian Peterson 5 4 12 5 6
Peyton Hillis(notes) 11 12 4 6 7
Cedric Benson(notes) 12 9 8 10 8
Michael Turner(notes) 13 2 16 8 9
Jamaal Charles(notes) 9 10 7 17 10
Jahvid Best(notes) 10 16 9 9 11
Ray Rice(notes) 6 8 19 12 12
Ryan Mathews(notes) 8 20 13 14 13
Ahmad Bradshaw(notes) 24 11 14 11 14
Joseph Addai(notes) 15 14 18 16 15
LaDainian Tomlinson(notes) 16 18 15 15 16
DeAngelo Williams(notes) 14 15 25 13 17
Mike Tolbert(notes) 25 13 10 19 18
Ryan Torain(notes) 22 24 11 20 19
Michael Bush(notes) 17 19 20 22 20
Fred Jackson(notes) 18 22 22 21 21
Matt Forte(notes) 21 17 23 23 22
Felix Jones(notes) 20 21 29 18 23
Thomas Jones(notes) 27 23 17 28 24
Beanie Wells(notes) 19 29 24 26 25
LeSean McCoy(notes) 23 25 26 32 26
C.J. Spiller(notes) 26 28 30 24 27
Pierre Thomas(notes) 31 26 21 31 28
Tim Hightower(notes) 29 27 28 27 29
Jonathan Stewart(notes) 32 30 33 25 30
Marion Barber(notes) 28 31 32 36 31
Shonn Greene(notes) 33 34 31 30 32
Christopher Ivory(notes) 35 27 29 33
Jason Snelling(notes) 39 33 40 33 34
Ladell Betts(notes) 35 40 34 40 35
John Kuhn(notes) 36 36 34 36
Willis McGahee(notes) 32 36 38 37
LeGarrette Blount(notes) 37 35 37 38
Carnell Williams(notes) 37 39 35 39
Brandon Jackson(notes) 38 37 39 40
Rashad Jennings(notes) 40 38
Brandon Jacobs(notes) 30
Knowshon Moreno(notes) 34
Chester Taylor(notes) 38
Darren Sproles(notes) 39

Scoring system: Pass TD = 4; 25 Pass Yards = 1; Rush/Receive TD = 6; 10 Rush/Receive Yards = 1

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