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Week 7 Rankings: Running backs

Updated: October 17, 2008, 5:27 PM ET
By Fantasy staff | ESPN.com

These rankings are intended to rate how players will perform in Week 7 of the NFL season only and therefore do not include players on a bye week (Cardinals, Eagles, Falcons, Jaguars). They are a composite of Matthew Berry's, Christopher Harris', Erik Kuselias' and Eric Karabell's personal rankings for the week. ESPN's official fantasy projections and profiles for Week 7 can be viewed by clicking here.

Week 7 running back rankings
RankNameTeamOpponent
Berry

Harris

Kuselias

Karabell
Average
1Marion BarberCowboys@StL11221.5
2Clinton PortisRedskinsCle22111.5
3LaDainian TomlinsonChargers@Buf76455.5
4Adrian PetersonVikings@Chi95376.0
5Frank Gore49ers@NYG87566.5
6Brandon JacobsGiantsSF133646.5
7Steven JacksonRamsDal6101338.0
8Steve SlatonTexansDet313898.3
9Dominic RhodesColts@GB41571510.3
10Marshawn LynchBillsSD164111210.8
11Matt ForteBearsMin516121111.0
12Chris JohnsonTitans@KC14815811.3
13Ryan GrantPackersInd121191311.3
14Reggie BushSaints@Car1123101013.5
15Ronnie BrownDolphinsBal1514141414.3
16Jamal LewisBrowns@Was1712171615.5
17Thomas JonesJets@Oak209162317.0
18Mewelde MooreSteelers@Cin1017182617.8
19Michael PittmanBroncos@NE1821201719.0
20Sammy MorrisPatriotsDen1927191921.0
21LenDale WhiteTitans@KC2522211821.5
22Jonathan StewartPanthersNO2118242522.0
23Earnest GrahamBuccaneersSea2220232823.3
24DeAngelo WilliamsPanthersNO3124272025.5
25Julius JonesSeahawks@TB2626262425.5
26Warrick DunnBuccaneersSea2328223025.8
27Deuce McAllisterSaints@Car3019342226.3
28Justin FargasRaidersNYJ2430252927.0
29Willis McGaheeRavens@Mia2829312728.8
30Le'Ron McClainRavens@Mia3338292130.3
31Darren McFaddenRaidersNYJ2739303131.8
32Derrick WardGiantsSF2933373433.3
33Chris PerryBengalsPit3237383335.0
34Ricky WilliamsDolphinsBal3541323736.3
35Kolby SmithChiefsTen3431NR3237.0
36Ahman GreenTexansDet4332363937.5
37Cedric BensonBengalsPit4134354338.3
38Rudi JohnsonLions@Hou4425404739.0
39Jamaal CharlesChiefsTen3842335040.8
40Kevin FaulkPatriotsDen3944414041.0
41Kevin SmithLions@Hou37NR28NR41.8
42Ray RiceRavens@Mia4548393541.8
43Darren SprolesChargers@Buf4040484643.5
44Selvin YoungBroncos@NENR43443844.0
45Maurice MorrisSeahawks@TBNR45453644.3
46Leon WashingtonJets@OakNR35474544.5
47T.J. DuckettSeahawks@TB36NR43NR45.3
48Chester TaylorVikings@ChiNR47424446.0
49Tashard ChoiceCowboys@StL424649NR47.0
50Fred JacksonBillsSDNR50464147.0

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