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Postby sthomas0045 » Sun Sep 01, 2002 10:02 pm

if i were to rate the leagues top 10 backs, this would be the order! write back and let me know where im wrong or right!

1. marshall faulk
2. shaun alexander
3. edgerrin james
4. curtis martin
5. ahman green
6. ladainian tomlinson
7. priest holmes
8. eddie george
9. anthony thomas
10. ricky williams
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Postby terpfan » Sun Sep 01, 2002 10:18 pm

the most glaring problem is green should be third behind faulk and alexander, if not secong between them... after that i cant even decide.
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Postby Guest » Sun Sep 01, 2002 11:05 pm

i think cory dillon should be on the list, w/ a decent QB this year, dillon will be less focused on, a 1350 yds season w/ 10 tds isnt out of sight
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Postby 13 ghosts » Mon Sep 02, 2002 12:15 am

Not sure about ricky william cuz I am not crazy about offense linemen. :-o
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Postby Arlo » Mon Sep 02, 2002 4:10 am

If you're asking who the top backs will be this season, James may very well be in the top three. If you're asking in what order RBs should be drafted, James should be moved far down on this list - your top pick should be as close as possible to risk-free.

I'm also a little worried about Curtis Martin - it's possible that Jordan will pick up a considerable number of goal-line carries.
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Postby YankeeDeuce » Mon Sep 02, 2002 7:15 am

C. Dillon should be on the list, the Bengals will have a better team this year, look what he did when they had nobody.
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Postby bk » Mon Sep 02, 2002 9:45 am

you are wrong with Green. he is easily number 2
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Postby Chicago » Mon Sep 02, 2002 9:53 am

Replace Ricky Williams with Corey Dillon and your list is about right. Btw I think Tomlinson is going to be one of the top 3 backs this year.
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Postby trentvaughn » Mon Sep 02, 2002 7:02 pm

1. Marshall Faulk
2. Stephen Alexander
3. Ahman Green
4. Eddie George
5. Priest Holmes
5. Curtis Martin
6. Corey Dillon
7. LaDanian Tomlinson
8. Ricky Williams
9. Michael Bennett
10. Edgerrin James

James would be #2 if he wasn't coming off of that knee injury and I had gotten a look at him in a pre-season game. Obviously Fred Taylor also has more talent than most everyone on this list. Stay healthy Fred. I've watched him since high school (he played my school back in the day) and he's just amazing. But if you take him, get Stacey Mack too. He'll ruin your team just as fast as he can win the rushing title.

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Postby 13 ghosts » Mon Sep 02, 2002 7:18 pm

Micheal bennet right about ricky william? Hmmm that is interesting. I would like to see about that and trying to figure out the reason why bennet is right about ricky william.
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