Quarterbacks are breaking records left and right in the pass-happy NFL, but that makes high-caliber running backs all the more valuable. Many of last season’s top performers appear on this list, but keep in mind there’s usually a major bust or two, likely due to the heavy workload of the position causing a hangover effect.
The Detroit Lions are no stranger to dangerous running backs, and they get to try to handle another one Sunday at Philadelphia.
Right or wrong, it is safe to say football does not look the way it used to.
Schwartz even agreed to compare Forte with freakishly talented Minnesota running back Adrian Peterson.
Even in a league renowned for parity, some games mean more than others.
Coaches have admitted the league has shifted toward the pass-first offense. It’s even inherently written into the rules.
Fantasy football owners want a workhorse running back who can carry an offense. Here are your top 10 options.
Pro Bowl running back Matt Forte and the Chicago Bears have agreed to a four-year contract, settling the biggest issue hanging over the team.