Top Running Backs – 2015 NFL Draft

Note that while the following rankings incorporate GBN staff evaluations of the respective players, the final ranking reflects as much as possible the latest intelligence on how NFL teams currently have the players graded.

* indicates underclassmen
X indicates a player has some kind of injury that could impact his final grade
O indicates a player has some kind of off-field issue that could impact his grade

  HeightWeight40 TimeSchoolNotes
*Todd Gurley6-0.52224.5GeorgiaTop 10 talent but ACL injury could dramatically impact final grade
*Mel Gordon6-0.52154.52Wisconsin
*Tevin Coleman5-112064.55IndianaHas foot injury
*Duke Johnson5-9.12074.54MiamiX
Ameer Abdullah5-8.62054.60Nebraska
*Jay Ajayi5-11.62214.57Boise State
Jeremy Langford5-11.52084.42Michigan State
*Javorius Allen6-0.42214.53Southern California
David Johnson6-0.52244.50Northern Iowa
*Mike Davis5-9.12174.61South Carolina
*TJ Yeldon6-1.22264.61Alabama
David Cobb5-10.72304.60Minnesota
Cam Artis-Payne5-9.62124.53Auburn
Karlos Williams6-0.62304.48Florida State
Malcolm Brown5-11.32244.62Texas
*Matt Jones6-2.32314.61Florida
Dominique Brown6-22344.62Louisville
Tyler Varga5-112224.65YaleFB
Terrance Magee5-82134.55LSU
Marcus Murphy5-8.31934.61Missouri
Josh Robinson5-7.72174.70Mississippi State
John Crockett5-11.62174.62North Dakota State
*Trey Williams5-7.41954.49Texas A&M
Michael Dyer5-8.42184.58LouisvilleO/X
Kenny Hilliard5-11.52264.83LSU
Dee Hart5-7.41994.80Colorado State
Malcolm Agnew5-9.52024.62Southern Illinois
*BJ Catalon5-7.31864.57Texas ChristianKR
Corey Grant5-92014.42Auburn
Thomas Rawls5-92154.65Central MichiganO
*Braylon Heard5-9.51924.63Kentucky
Jahwan Edwards5-9.42204.80Ball State
Dre Smith5-112234.55West Virginia
Ross Scheuerman5-11.72054.62LafayetteWR
Venric Mark5-81754.45West Texas A&MO/KR
Gus Johnson5-9.52154.70Stephen F Austin
Kevin Parks5-82054.55Virginia
Jordan James5-8.51954.45UCLA
Akeem Hunt5-101904.45Purdue
Synjyn Days6-02324.60Georgia Tech
Kenny Williams5-92254.6Texas Tech
Alonzo Harris6-02354.55Louisiana-Lafayette
Marlin Lane5-102104.58Tennessee
Brandon Wegher5-102154.60Morningside
Terris Jones-Grigsby5-72004.55Arizona
Prince Tyson-Gulley5-81954.55Syracuse
Terron Ward5-72004.58Oregon State
Joe Hill5-10.51834.38Utah State