Sanders and Barkley slip in latest RB Rankings

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Today we're taking another look at our RB Rankings as the latest news from training camp shuffles things up. Have a look:

2021 Half-PPR Fantasy Football RB Rankings

1) Christian McCaffrey - CAR | WK13 BYE

2) Dalvin Cook - MIN | WK7 BYE

3) Derrick Henry - TEN | WK13 BYE

4) Alvin Kamara - NO | WK6 BYE

5) Ezekiel Elliott - DAL | WK7 BYE

6) Saquon Barkley - NYG | WK10 BYE

7) Jonathan Taylor - IND | WK14 BYE

8) Aaron Jones - GB | WK13 BYE

9) Austin Ekeler - LAC | WK7 BYE

10) Joe Mixon - CIN | WK10 BYE

11) Nick Chubb - CLE | WK13 BYE

12) Najee Harris - PIT | WK7 BYE

13) Antonio Gibson - WAS | WK9 BYE

14) Clyde Edwards-Helaire - KC | WK12 BYE

15) Chris Carson - SEA | WK9 BYE

16) D'Andre Swift - DET | WK9 BYE

17) J.K. Dobbins - BAL | WK8 BYE

18) Darrell Henderson - LAR | WK11 BYE

19) Miles Sanders - PHI | WK14 BYE

20) Josh Jacobs - LV | WK8 BYE

You can compare with our rankings from July to see how they've shifted.

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