King, Peter; Sabino, David; Chadiha, Jeffri; Menez, Gene; Silver, Michael; Zimmerman, Paul
July 2005
Sports Illustrated;7/25/2005, Vol. 103 Issue 3, p62
Presents a chart listing the top sixty running backs in the National Football League (NFL) as part of the "Sports Illustrated" 2005 Fantasy Football Preview. Author's view that while San Diego Chargers running back LaDainian Tomlinson heads the list of elite backs, there remain plenty of intriguing options; Suggestion that fantasy football players not be afraid to pick up an up-and-comer such as Willis McGahee of the Buffalo Bills; Chart includes player name, team, and statistics for the 2004 NFL season; Players listed include Priest Holmes of the Kansas City Chiefs, Shaun Alexander of the Seattle Seahawks and Corey Dillion of the New England Patriots. INSETS: Willis McGahee;Titanic Changes;Age-old Concern.


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