Late-Round Rookie Running Backs Who Could Surprise in 2016

May 22, 2016   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Zac Stacy, Devonta Freeman and Karlos Williams are just three of the recent Day 3 running backs who have surprised as rookies early in their careers. The rise of late-round running backs has contributed to the devaluation of the position on draft day, as teams are counting on their late-round selections to at worst contribute situationally and, at best, challenge for the lead running back duties.
The 2016 class has eight running backs who, despite ending up as Day 3 picks, have awesome opportunities to contribute heavily as rookies, whether it’s in training camp, in the future or because of potential injury.
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