The running back position is often the most important position in fantasy football. It is the position that most team’s spend their FAAB budgets on during the season and the position that is drafted the most during fantasy football drafts. The importance of the position is not lost on anyone and therefore the strategy behind loading up on depth and handcuffing your top tier backs is important. However, this year is going to be an entirely different animal. One that will make depth of this position impact how you go about your fantasy draft. Some will think they can outsmart the system, time will tell if they are correct but if you have participated in any mock drafts or followed along with some of the FSGA expert league drafts then you may have noticed something when it comes to the running back position. Let’s explore!

Do Not Wait!

Let’s get this out of the way, ok? You MUST draft a running back in the early rounds of your draft. It’s just that plain and simple. Sure, you...