If your season long league’s season plays out until Week 17 you’re going to have to maneuver past some obstacles as you try to determine which RBs to include in your lineups this week. DFS players will have the luxury of having all RBs at their disposal as they create their lineups, but even they will have to make careful and wise choices.

As this article is being written, there is speculation as to how much playing time, if any, Rams RB Todd Gurley will get in a meaningless Week 17 matchup against the Cardinals. Fellow RB Darrell Henderson has missed practice time this week due to an ankle injury. Malcolm Brown could see some extended playing time out of the Rams backfield, but this is a situation that should be carefully monitored, and probably avoided.

The Steelers need a win in order to have a shot at making the playoffs. They play against the Ravens who will be resting many of their starters but, it looks like there’s a good chance James Conner may be sidelined with a...