Top Running Backs – 2016 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

*Zeke Elliott5-11225Ohio State (XWr)
*Derrick Henry6-2245Alabama
Devontae Booker5-11215Utah
*Jalen Hurd6-2230Tennessee
Aaron Green5-10205TCU
*Alex Collins5-10225Arkansas
*Corey Clement5-10225Wisconsin (X)
*Kareem Hunt5-10225Toledo (O)
*James Conner6-1240Pittsburgh (X)
Kenneth Dixon5-9215Louisiana Tech
Tre Madden5-11230Southern California
*Shock Linwood5-8195Baylor
Storm Woods5-10205Oregon State
Kenyan Drake6-0210Alabama
Jonathan Williams5-10225Arkansas (XFt)
Josh Ferguson5-9195Illinois
Leon Allen5-10235Western Kentucky
Keith Marshall5-10215Georgia
*Elijah McGuire5-10210Louisiana-Lafayette
Brandon Wilds6-0225South Carolina
Tra Carson5-10235Texas A&M
Jonathan Gray5-10215Texas
*Rushel Shell5-10225West Virginia
Paul James5-11205Rutgers
CJ Prosise6-0220Notre Dame
Devon Johnson6-0245Marshall
Tyler Ervin5-9180San Jose State (KR)
Daniel Lasco5-11210California