Top Fantasy Football Running Backs for 2013

June 28, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Sure the NFL is a passing league, but the heart and soul of many fantasy football teams remains in the backfield.
Running backs are always key to any fantasy championship, whether the league is a point per reception or standard scoring league.
However, the top running backs seem to be in flux year to year. There are your consistent fantasy studs, to be sure, but each year sees a newcomer sneak into the fantasy top five.
One of the upstarts for this year is Trent Richardson.
Yes, Richardson was banged up last season, but he only missed the very last game of the season. In other words, it didn't hurt the vast majority of you because the vast majority of fantasy leagues are done by Week 17.
On a team with more than it's fair share of offensive issues, Richardson almost topped 1,000 yards and scored 11 times, which tied him for fifth among running backs with Marshawn Lynch and fellow rookie Doug Martin.
He's been banged up a bit this offseason, but I expect Ri...

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