Yates’ Early Fantasy Football Week 13 RB Rankings: Do You Need To Start Bijan Robinson, Kyren Williams, and Jaylen Warren?

It's time to look ahead already to Week 13! Who are the top RBs to consider getting into your starting fantasy football lineup in this big week?

Ladies and gentlemen, we only have two weeks left before the fantasy football playoffs start in the majority of leagues, and managers need to know who they can trust in their starting lineups in a critical week.

With that in mind, here are our early fantasy football Week 13 RB rankings to help guide you during the home stretch.

Which RB Should You Start in Fantasy Football?

All rankings are in 1QB and half-PPR scoring formats.

1) Christian McCaffrey | SF (at PHI)
2) Jonathan Taylor | IND (at TEN)
3) Travis Etienne Jr. | JAX (vs. CIN)
4) Austin Ekeler | LAC (at NE)
5) Alvin Kamara | NO (vs. DET)
6) Jahmyr Gibbs | DET (at NO)
7) Tony Pollard | DAL (vs. SEA)
8) Derrick Henry | TEN (vs. IND)
9) Kyren Williams | LAR (vs. CLE)
10) Isiah Pacheco | KC (at GB)
11) Bijan Robinson | ATL (at NYJ)
12) Raheem Mostert | MIA (at WAS)
13) Rachaad White | TB (vs. CAR)
14) David Montgomery | DET (at NO)
15) D’Andre Swift | PHI (vs. SF)
16) Breece Hall | NYJ (vs. ATL)
17) Javonte Williams | DEN (at HOU)
18) James Conner | ARI (at PIT)
19) Joe Mixon | CIN (at JAX)
20) Rhamondre Stevenson | NE (vs. LAC)
21) Jaylen Warren | PIT (vs. ARI)
22) Brian Robinson Jr. | WAS (vs. MIA)
23) Jerome Ford | CLE (at LAR)
24) Zach Charbonnet | SEA (at DAL)
25) AJ Dillon | GB (vs. KC)

26) Devin Singletary | HOU (vs. DEN)
27) Najee Harris | PIT (vs. ARI)
28) Chuba Hubbard | CAR (at TB)
29) Kareem Hunt | CLE (at LAR)
30) Dameon Pierce | HOU (vs. DEN)
31) Tyjae Spears | TEN (vs. IND)
32) Ezekiel Elliott | NE (vs. LAC)
33) Tyler Allgeier | ATL (at NYJ)
34) Miles Sanders | CAR (at TB)
35) Rico Dowdle | DAL (vs. SEA)
36) Royce Freeman | LAR (vs. CLE)
37) Jamaal Williams | NO (vs. DET)
38) Jeff Wilson Jr. | MIA (at WAS)
39) Jaleel McLaughlin | DEN (at HOU)
40) Zack Moss | IND (at TEN)
41) Samaje Perine | DEN (at HOU)
42) D’Ernest Johnson | JAX (vs. CIN)
43) Kenneth Gainwell | PHI (vs. SF)
44) Clyde Edwards-Helaire | KC (at GB)
45) Antonio Gibson | WAS (vs. MIA)
46) Israel Abanikanda | NYJ (vs. ATL)
47) Chase Edmonds | TB (vs. CAR)
48) Joshua Kelley | LAC (at NE)
49) Elijah Mitchell | SF (at PHI)
50) Dalvin Cook | NYJ (vs. ATL)

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51) Patrick Taylor Jr. | GB (vs. KC)
52) DeeJay Dallas | SEA (at DAL)
53) Trayveon Williams | CIN (at JAX)
54) Chris Rodriguez Jr. | WAS (vs. MIA)
55) Cordarrelle Patterson | ATL (at NYJ)
56) Kyle Juszczyk | SF (at PHI)
57) Boston Scott | PHI (vs. SF)
58) Pierre Strong Jr. | CLE (at LAR)
59) Michael Carter | ARI (at PIT)
60) Alec Ingold | MIA (at WAS)
61) Emari Demercado | ARI (at PIT)
62) Tank Bigsby | JAX (vs. CIN)
63) Keaontay Ingram | ARI (at PIT)
64) Kenny McIntosh | SEA (at DAL)
65) Jordan Mason | SF (at PHI)
66) James Robinson | GB (vs. KC)
67) Craig Reynolds | DET (at NO)
68) Dare Ogunbowale | HOU (vs. DEN)
69) Hunter Luepke | DAL (vs. SEA)
70) La’Mical Perine | KC (at GB)
71) Darrynton Evans | CHI (BYE)
72) Darrell Henderson Jr. | FA ()
73) Tony Jones Jr. | ARI (at PIT)
74) Keith Smith | ATL (at NYJ)
75) Michael Burton | DEN (at HOU)

Top RBs To Start in Week 13

Kyren Williams, Los Angeles Rams

Fantasy managers had questions about whether or not they could start Kyren Williams in his first game back off of injured reserve. I gave the stamp of approval in my last-minute advice column on Sunday morning.

However, I did not anticipate a 200+ total yard and two-touchdown performance from the second-year RB against the Arizona Cardinals. Williams was utterly dominant, and he’s showing that many people who doubted him after his poor NFL Combine performance were completely wrong.

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He has a tough matchup in front of him in Week 13 against the Cleveland Browns, but when he’s putting up this type of production and seeing the amount of volume that he is, it almost doesn’t matter. Fire Williams up with confidence.

Jaylen Warren, Pittsburgh Steelers

We had some reports circulating on Sunday morning that the Pittsburgh Steelers would look to give Jaylen Warren even more opportunity now that Matt Canada had been relieved of his duties as offensive coordinator. However, Warren didn’t see a massive increase in volume from what he had in previous weeks.

This may cause some fantasy managers to be concerned about plugging Warren back into starting lineups again this week, but he needs to be viewed as a solid start due to the matchup against the Cardinals.

We just saw Williams and the Rams torch this defense, and the Steelers are finally moving the ball down the field. He’s in my starting lineups for Week 13.

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