2016 Top 10 Rookie RB Prospects

2016 Top 10 Rookie RB Prospects by Utter-Fantasy Writer & Illustrator Doug Bowles

Two heads are better than one

1. proverb-
…it’s helpful to have the advice or opinion of a second person, and even better with a 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th.

This time of year is a fascinating time in the NFL. Free agents are finding new stadiums to play in, and prognosticators are evaluating the collegiate talent and creating streams of rookie rankings. The 2016 NFL Draft will likely end up almost as different as your NCAA Pick’ EM Brackett, but 6 notable fantasy football websites want you to know who they think will be the top 10 rookie Running Backs selected in April.

I finish this article with the average of these 6 sites, and we’ll see in a month, if 6 heads are better than one.

Walterfootball.com- Top 10 Rookie RB Prospects

1. 5’11” Ohio State Ezekiel Elliott

2.  6’2″ Alabama Derrick Henry

3.  5’10” Utah DeVontae Booker

4.  5’10” Louisiana Tech Kenneth Dixon

5.  6’0″ Notre Dame C.J. Prosise

6.  5’10” Arkansas Alex Collins

7.  5’10” UCLA Paul Perkins

8.  5’9″ Illinois Josh Ferguson

9.  5’10” Arizona State D.J. Foster

10.  5’11” Indiana Jordan Howard

 

CBS Sports.com-  Top 10 Rookie RB Prospects

1. 5’11” Ohio State Ezekiel Elliott

2.  6’2″ Alabama Derrick Henry

3.  5’10” Utah DeVontae Booker

4.  5’10” Louisiana Tech Kenneth Dixon

5.  5’10” Arkansas Alex Collins

6.  5’11” Indiana Jordan Howard

7.  5’10” Arkansas Jonathon Williams

8.  6’0″ Alabama  Kenyan Drake

9.  5’10” UCLA Paul Perkins

10. 6’0″ Notre Dame C.J. Prosise

 

Ourlads.com- Top 10 Rookie RB Prospects

1. 5’11” Ohio State Ezekiel Elliott

2.  6’2″ Alabama Derrick Henry

3.  5’10” Arkansas Alex Collins

4.  5’10” Utah DeVontae Booker

5.  5’10” UCLA Paul Perkins

6.  6’0″ Alabama  Kenyan Drake

7.  5’9″ Illinois Josh Ferguson

8.  5’10” Louisiana Tech Kenneth Dixon

9.  5’10” Arkansas Jonathon Williams

10.  5’11” Indiana Jordan Howard

 

Drafttek.com- Top 10 Rookie RB Prospects

1. 5’11” Ohio State Ezekiel Elliott

2.  6’2″ Alabama Derrick Henry

3.  5’10” Arkansas Alex Collins

4.  5’10” Utah DeVontae Booker

5.   5’10” Louisiana Tech Kenneth Dixon

6.  6’0″ Alabama  Kenyan Drake

7.  5’11” Indiana Jordan Howard

8.  5’10” UCLA Paul Perkins

9.   6’0″ Notre Dame C.J. Prosise

10.  5’10” Arkansas Jonathon Williams

 

FFCouchCoach.com- Top 10 Rookie RB Prospects

1. 5’11” Ohio State Ezekiel Elliott

2.  5’11” Indiana Jordan Howard

3.  5’11” Georgia Keith Marshall

4.  6’2″ Alabama Derrick Henry

5.   6’0″ Notre Dame C.J. Prosise

6.  5’10” Louisiana Tech Kenneth Dixon

7.  5’10” Arkansas Alex Collins

8.  5’9″ Illinois Josh Ferguson

9.  5’10” Arkansas Jonathon Williams

10.  6’0″ California Daniel Lasco

 

Utter-Fantasy.com- Top 10 Rookie RB Prospects

1. 5’11” Ohio State Ezekiel Elliott

2.  5’11” Indiana Jordan Howard  6’2″ Alabama Derrick Henry

3.  5’11” Georgia Keith Marshall  5’10” UCLA Paul Perkins

4.  6’0″ Notre Dame C.J. Prosise

5.   5’10” Louisiana Tech Kenneth Dixon

6.  5’10” Utah DeVontae Booker

7.  5’10” Arkansas Alex Collins

8.  5’9″ Illinois Josh Ferguson

9.  5’10” Arkansas Jonathon Williams

10.  6’0″ California Daniel Lasco

 

AVERAGE- Top 10 Rookie RB Prospects

1. 5’11” Ohio State Ezekiel Elliott

2.  6’2″ Alabama Derrick Henry

3.  5’10” Arkansas Alex Collins

4.  5’10” Utah DeVontae Booker

5.  5’10” Louisiana Tech Kenneth Dixon

6.  5’10” UCLA Paul Perkins

7.  6’0″ Notre Dame C.J. Prosise

8.  5’9″ Illinois Josh Ferguson

9.  5’11” Indiana Jordan Howard

10.  5’10” Arkansas Jonathon Williams