Fantasy Football: Week 6 Running Back Rankings

October 16, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Yesterday we updated our fantasy football rankings for Week 6. Here are some notes regarding running backs and run defenses heading into this week.
- The Browns running back Peyton Hillis has scored a touchdown in all five games this season, but he faces the Steelers this week.
- The Steelers have not allowed more than 66 yards rushing in any of their games yet and they have faced elite running backs such as Atlanta's Michael Turner, Tennessee's Chris Johnson and Baltimore's Ray Rice.
- Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall has 22-plus carries in three of his four games. How will that change with Ben Roethlisberger returning from suspension?
- The Colts have allowed opposing teams to rush for more than 100 yards in four of their five games, which should bode well for Washington's Ryan Torain.
- Cowboys running back Felix Jones had his first ever 100-yard rushing game of the regular season although offensive coordinator Jason Garrett was non-committal on t...

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