Ranking all 32 NFL backfields: What to expect in 2018

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Ranking all 32 NFL backfields: What to expect in 2018
Ranking all 32 NFL backfields: What to expect in 2018

Mike Clay ESPN Writer Close Fantasy football, NFL analyst for ESPN.com Member of Pro Football Writers of America Founding director of Pro Football Focus Fantasy 2013 FSTA award winner for most accurate preseason rankings Follow on Twitter The running back position is not what it used to be. With NFL teams passing more than ever and backs expected to catch and pass-protect, focus has shifted from workhorses to committees. Here is my ranking of all 32 backfields, with stat projections and what to expect from each unit in 2018. Top three backs: Alvin Kamara, Mark Ingram, Terrance West Projected unit stats: 386 carries, 1,721 yards, 16 TDs; 122 receptions, 1,080 yards, 5 TDs Outlook: Ingram's four-game

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