Fantasy RB Rankings Week 3: Christian McCaffrey in a league of his own

With another week of games in the rearview mirror and Week 3 on the horizon, here are how the RB fantasy football rankings shake out.

In the ever-changing landscape of the NFL season, fantasy football managers need to adjust quickly if they want to stay ahead of others in their fantasy leagues. With only Monday Night Football left to play, let’s look ahead to Week 3 and the current RB rankings for fantasy football.

Week 3 Fantasy Football Rankings | Running Backs

Which RBs have seen changes in value from the week prior?

The below rankings are intended as a guide for half-PPR formats. They do not take into account individual league rules and setups. The Week 3 RB rankings are consensus rankings from PFN Senior Fantasy Analyst Eric Moody and Fantasy Analyst Tommy Garrett.

Week 3 Fantasy RB Rankings | 1-20

1. Christian McCaffrey | Carolina Panthers @ HOU
2. Dalvin Cook | Minnesota Vikings vs. SEA
3. Alvin Kamara | New Orleans Saints @ NE
4. Derrick Henry | Tennessee Titans vs. IND
5. Nick Chubb | Cleveland Browns vs. CHI
6. Aaron Jones | Green Bay Packers @ SF
7. Najee Harris | Pittsburgh Steelers vs. CIN
8. Ezekiel Elliott | Dallas Cowboys vs. PHI
9. Austin Ekeler | Los Angeles Chargers @ KC
10. Jonathan Taylor | Indianapolis Colts @ TEN

11. Antonio Gibson | Washington Football Team @ BUF
12. Joe Mixon | Cincinnati Bengals @ PIT
13. Chris Carson | Seattle Seahawks @ MIN
14. David Montgomery | Chicago Bears @ CLE
15. Clyde Edwards-Helaire | Kansas City Chiefs vs. LAC
16. Saquon Barkley | New York Giants vs. ATL
17. D’Andre Swift | Detroit Lions vs. BAL
18. Damien Harris | New England Patriots vs. NO
19. Miles Sanders | Philadelphia Eagles @ DAL
20. Myles Gaskin | Miami Dolphins @ LV

Top 80 RBs for Week 3 | 21-40

21. Melvin Gordon III | Denver Broncos vs. NYJ
22. Kareem Hunt | Cleveland Browns vs. CHI
23. Chase Edmonds | Arizona Cardinals @ JAX
24. Ty’Son Williams | Baltimore Ravens @ DET
25. Elijah Mitchell | San Francisco 49ers vs. GB
26. Javonte Williams | Denver Broncos vs. NYJ
27. Jamaal Williams | Detroit Lions vs BAL
28. Mike Davis | Atlanta Falcons @ NYG
29. Devin Singletary | Buffalo Bills vs. WAS
30. James Robinson | Jacksonville Jaguars vs. ARI

31. Ronald Jones II | Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ LAR
32. Leonard Fournette | Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ LAR
33. James Conner | Arizona Cardinals @ JAX
34. Nyheim Hines | Indianapolis Colts @ TEN
35. James White | New England Patriots vs. NO
36. Kenyan Drake | Las Vegas Raiders vs. MIA
37. Carlos Hyde | Jacksonville Jaguars vs. ARI
38. Mark Ingram II | Houston Texans vs. CAR
39. AJ Dillon | Green Bay Packers @ SF
40. Latavius Murray | New Orleans Saints @ DET

Week 3 Fantasy RB Rankings | 41-60

41. Tony Pollard | Dallas Cowboys vs. PHI
42. Tevin Coleman | New York Jets @ DEN
43. Kenneth Gainwell | Philadelphia Eagles @ DAL
44. Tony Jones Jr. | New Orleans Saints @ NE
45. Damien Williams | Chicago Bears @ CLE
46. J.D. McKissic | Washington Football Team @ BUF
47. Giovani Bernard | Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ LAR
48. Larry Rountree III | Los Angeles Chargers @ KC
49. Ty Johnson | New York Jets @ DEN
50. Trey Sermon | San Francisco 49ers vs. GB

51. Michael Carter | New York Jets @ DEN
52. David Johnson | Houston Texans vs. CAR
53. Sony Michel | Los Angeles Rams vs. TB
54. Phillip Lindsay | Houston Texans vs. CAR
55. Zack Moss | Buffalo Bills vs. WAS
56. Devontae Booker | New York Giants vs. ATL
57. Malcolm Brown | Miami Dolphins @ LV
58. DeeJay Dallas | Seattle Seahawks @ MIN
59. Darrel Williams | Kansas City Chiefs vs. LAC
60. Salvon Ahmed | Miami Dolphins @ LV

Top 80 RBs for Week 3 | 61-80

61. Alexander Mattison | Minnesota Vikings vs. SEA
62. Chuba Hubbard | Carolina Panthers @ HOU
63. Samaje Perine | Cincinnati Bengals @ PIT
64. Matt Breida | Buffalo Bills vs. WAS
65. Justin Jackson | Los Angeles Chargers @ KC
66. Kyle Juszczyk | San Francisco 49ers vs. GB
67. Jerick McKinnon | Kansas City Chiefs vs. LAC
68. Jaret Patterson | Washington Football Team @ BUF
69. Boston Scott | Philadelphia Eagles @ DAL
70. Travis Homer | Seattle Seahawks @ MIN

71. Marlon Mack | Indianapolis Colts @ TEN
72. Alec Ingold | Las Vegas Raiders vs. MIA
73. Ty Montgomery | New Orleans Saints @ NE
74. C.J. Ham | Minnesota Vikings vs. SEA
75. Kylin Hill | Green Bay Packers @ SF
76. Benny Snell Jr. | Pittsburgh Steelers vs. CIN
77. Wayne Gallman Jr. | Atlanta Falcons @ NYG
78. Patrick Ricard | Baltimore Ravens @ DET
79. Alex Collins | Seattle Seahawks @ MIN
80. J.J. Taylor | New England Patriots vs. NO

Tommy Garrett is a Fantasy Analyst for Pro Football Network and is a member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association (FSWA). You can read more of his work here and follow him at @TommygarrettPFN on Twitter.

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