Guys....I'm looking for some help from some of the veterans out there. I've compiled my first cheat sheet and would like to get some feedback from all of you in order to see if I need some adjustments. I've listed my rankings plus positives/negatives about each RB. See what you think. Thanks!
1 Ricky Williams - 20-30 carries per game * Easy run D sched * Strong D / Overworked?
2 Clinton Portis - Easy run D sched * Denver committed to running / Smallish back....needs to beef up
3 Ladanian Tomlinson - Best blocking FB * running offense / Tough run D sched
4 Marshall Faulk - Added Turley....strong line * Warner back / Injury prone
5 Priest Holmes - Mr. Fantasy last year / Contract probs * Hip injury
6 Shaun Alexander - Offense opened up late * Easy run D sched / Inconsistent
7 Deuce McAllister - Solid and consistent * More experience / No bust out games
8 Travis Henry - Offense more focus on run with loss of Price * Henry increase receptions / Fumbles * Smallish
9 Ahman Green - 20-30 carries / Injury prone * Tough run D sched
10 Edgerrin James - Good health * return to form? / Injury concerns * Not team player
11 Corey Dillon - Easy run D sched * will carry offense / On the Bengals * No fire
12 William Green - Turning into stud * More xp / Still inconsistent
13 Jamal Lewis - Returned to form * Easy run D sched / D's will stack line....no QB
14 Michael Bennett - Explosive runner * HUGE line * Easy run D sched / Mighty Moe at goal lines
15 Stephen Davis - Will get a lot of carries / O line not bad * D's will stack line
16 Fred Taylor - No more Mack * Solid 02 year / Injuries.....injuries.....injuries
17 Charlie Garner - All-purpose back * receiver and rusher / Getting old * goal line carries limited
18 Tiki Barber - Emerged as solid back w/out Dayne / Signed Levens to be red zone back
19 Amos Zereoue - Strong Joe Morris type back * Quick * Easy run D sched / Jerome Bettis?
20 Kevan Barlow - Big sleeper back * Good potential / Split time with Hearst?
21 Curtis Martin - Grind it out runner * Good O line / Old and over the hill * Injuries
22 Eddie George - Strong back / Only will be used for 1st and 2nd downs? * Injuries
23 Trung Canidate - Could be explosive in offense / Fumbles * Inexperience * RB by rotation
24 Stacey Mack - Strong runner * could start / O line in question
25 Antowain Smith - Will work hard to reestablish himself / Back injuries
26 Anthony Thomas - Will work hard to reestablish himself / Competition
27 Duce Staley - Solid all-purpose back / Rumors of moving him out of starter role
28 TJ Duckett - Big strong back Natrone Means style / sharing with Dunn
29 Troy Hambrick - starter role * strong back / will he fit offense? * big mouth
30 Emmitt Smith - will get carries as starter * good O line/ old and over the hill * will split with Shipp