Fantasy football rankings, Week 15: Running backs for PPR and standard leagues

There are some injuries heading into Week 15. Here's an early look at how fantasy owners should view the options at running back.

Well, we're in the fantasy semifinals for most leagues. Here are some of the notable injuries you'll need to track before Sunday.

Maurice Jones-Drew - There's a good chance he could sit out on Sunday, so Jordan Todman is a nice option in most leagues.

Jonathan Stewart - He's out for the year with an MCL tear. DeAngelo Williams will see the lion's share of the carries.

Adrian Peterson - He is out of a walking boot already and is staring at a game-time decision. If he's playing, you're obviously going to put him in your lineup. Toby Gerhart is ranked based on the assumption AD is out.

Willis McGahee - There's a good chance the aging back will sit, so Chris Ogbonnaya is a decent option, especially in PPR.

Reggie Bush - It sounds like he could play, but the Monday Night Football game isn't going to make it easy for fantasy owners. If you have Joique Bell or even Bernard Pierce, it might make it easier to put him in your lineup. Marlon Brown or even Nate Burleson could be options for owners that could put him in their flex spot.

Eddie Lacy - He could practice on Friday and would be a must-start player against the Dallas Cowboys.

Rashad Jennings - He was cleared for Sunday, but it won't be a picnic against the Kansas City Chiefs.

Lamar Miller - Another guy that passed his concussion test, but he'll be in a timeshare in Sunday's game vs. the New England Patriots.

Standard league PPR league
1 Jamaal Charles (@OAK) Jamaal Charles (@OAK)
2 LeSean McCoy (@MIN) LeSean McCoy (@MIN)
3 Matt Forte (@CLE) Matt Forte (@CLE)
4 DeMarco Murray (GB) DeMarco Murray (GB)
5 Marshawn Lynch (@NYG) Shane Vereen (@MIA)
6 Knowshon Moreno (SD) Zac Stacy (NO)
7 Eddie Lacy (@DAL) Knowshon Moreno (SD)
8 Shane Vereen (@MIA) Reggie Bush (BAL)
9 Alfred Morris (@ATL) Eddie Lacy (@DAL)
10 Le'Veon Bell (CIN) Le'Veon Bell (CIN)
11 Reggie Bush (BAL) Giovani Bernard (@PIT)
12 Andre Brown (SEA) Marshawn Lynch (@NYG)
13 Steven Jackson (WAS) Alfred Morris (@ATL)
14 Ben Tate (@IND) Andre Brown (SEA)
15 Giovani Bernard (@PIT) C.J. Spiller (@JAX)
16 Ryan Mathews (@DEN) Steven Jackson (WAS)
17 Frank Gore (@TB) Ben Tate (@IND)
18 C.J. Spiller (@JAX) Darren Sproles (@STL)
19 Rashad Jennings (KC) Ryan Mathews (@DEN)
20 Chris Johnson (AZ) Danny Woodhead (@DEN)
21 Toby Gerhart (PHI) Rashad Jennings (KC)
22 Montee Ball (SD) Frank Gore (@TB)
23 Rashard Mendenhall (@TEN) Chris Johnson (AZ)
24 Jordan Todman (BUF) Jordan Todman (BUF)
25 Darren Sproles (@STL) Ray Rice (@DET)
26 Ray Rice (@DET) Rashard Mendenhall (@TEN)
27 Danny Woodhead (@DEN) Montee Ball (SD)
28 DeAngelo Williams (NYJ) Fred Jackson (@JAX)
29 Bobby Rainey (SF) Chris Ogbonnaya (CHI)
30 BenJarvus Green-Ellis (@PIT) Bobby Rainey (SF)
31 Fred Jackson (@JAX)
Joique Bell (BAL)
32 Joique Bell (BAL) DeAngelo Williams (NYJ)
33 Chris Ogbonnaya (CHI) BenJarvus Green-Ellis (@PIT)
34 Daniel Thomas (NE) Pierre Thomas (@STL)
35 Lamar Miller (NE) Mike Tolbert (NYJ)
36 Pierre Thomas (@STL) Roy Helu (@ATL)
37 Mike Tolbert (NYJ) Donald Brown (HOU)
38 Donald Brown (HOU) Jacquizz Rodgers (WAS)
39 Andre Ellington (@TEN) Lamar Miller (NE)
40 Stevan Ridley (@MIA) Andre Ellington (@TEN)
41 Roy Helu (@ATL) Daniel Thomas (NE)
42 Trent Richardson (HOU) Marcel Reece (KC)
43 Shonn Greene (AZ) Stevan Ridley (@MIA)
44 Chris Ivory (@CAR) Trent Richardson (HOU)
45 Fozzy Whittaker (CHI) Bilal Powell (@CAR)
46 Bilal Powell (@CAR) Bryce Brown (@MIN)
47 Marcel Reece (KC) Kendall Hunter (@TB)
48 Jacquizz Rodgers (WAS) Brian Leonard (SF)
49 LeGarrette Blount Fozzy Whittaker (CHI)
50 Bernard Pierce (@DET) Chris Ivory (@CAR)

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