2020 College Football Draft Kit: Running Backs

2020 College Football Draft Kit: Running Backs

This article is part of our 2020 Rankings series.

We're continuing our 2020 Draft Kit roll-out for the upcoming college football season with a look at the top running backs in the fantasy landscape. Our staff of beat writers pitched in to write outlooks for the top running backs in the nation and give a glimpse of what to expect from this position group. 

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1.) Chuba Hubbard, Oklahoma State

Hubbard was the best running back in the nation last season with 2,094 yards rushing which was the 16th most in FBS History. He added 21 touchdowns to go along with 12 100-yard rushing performances in his 13 games in 2019. This led to a Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year Award and unanimous All-American honors. Oklahoma State is primed for a breakout season as they return 19 starters including sophomore quarterback, Spencer Sanders and star receiver Tylan Wallace. With Sanders and Wallace able to stretch the field, there's no reason to think that Hubbard can't be fantasy's top running back once again. Although Hubbard is a candidate for touchdown regression, he's no doubt going to be a workhorse during his senior season. -Nick Grays

2.) Kenny Gainwell, Memphis

Gainwell burst onto the scene with a dominant 2019 season as a redshirt freshman, showcasing

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John McKechnie
John is the 2016 FSWA College Writer of the Year winner. He is a Maryland native and graduate of the University of Georgia. He's been writing for RotoWire since 2014.
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