2019 Running Back Primer
In this 2019 Running Back primer, we go through the rankings tiers of the position to familiarize ourselves with the entire field.
Running backs are moving up draft boards. In the last few years, many teams would start a draft with three consecutive wide receivers. Not as many teams are doing it as the rare three-down back is coveted. In almost every draft, the top four picks are running backs whether it’s Saquon Barkley, Christian McCaffrey, Ezekiel Elliott and Alvin Kamara.
There’s talk the Panthers will lessen the workload for Christian McCaffrey, who barely came off the field last season, but the team didn’t do much to address the position.… Continue reading ...