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2017 Rookies: Running Backs

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Risky RBs for 2016?

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Each and every fantasy football season, a grip of big name players hold a ton of risk heading into the months of July, August and September. When does that risk outweigh the reward? Let’s dig into a handful of Risky Running Backs heading into 2016. Keep in mind, though, a player may be listed below and still be worth the risk, so read the write-up for each player!

Note: I’ve already written a ton on Devonta Freeman, a player that would normally top such a list. To read more on his 2016 value, click here.

Risky RBs for 2016

Jamaal Charles
Thomas Rawls
DeMarco Murray
Eddie Lacy
Carlos Hyde
Melvin Gordon
Jeremy Langford

Boom or Bust Running Backs in 2016?

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Each and every fantasy football season, a grip of big name fantasy football running backs head into the off-season with tons of question marks surrounding both their talent and their situation. Some of these running backs are doubted for good reason, some are not. Some are doubted for good reason, but are still solid bets to believe in heading into the next fantasy season. Below are some of the biggest Bust Candidates heading into the 2016 fantasy football season, however, I believe in some and think they are good buy-low targets, so be sure to read through each player write-up! Enjoy!

Running Backs

Devonta Freeman - RB ATL
Doug Martin - RB TB
Jamaal Charles - RB KC
Matt Forte - RB CHI
Jeremy Langford - RB CHI
Marshawn Lynch - RB SEA
Eddie Lacy - RB GB
Carlos Hyde - RB SF
Arian Foster - RB HOU
Jonathan Stewart - RB CAR
Melvin Gordon - RB SD