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Week 7 Fantasy Football Rankings: Running Backs

Cordarrelle Patterson has a plus matchup against the mediocre Dolphins' run defense.

Welcome to Week 7 of the 2021 NFL season! It's bye-mageddon. Six teams are on a bye and with it, every fantasy football manager is having their team put to the test. Your starters and depth will be tested. Your ability to evaluate talent from the waiver wire is on the line!

Remember to always churn those last couple bench spots to make sure you're bringing your best options to your lineup. Every lineup spot counts! Check out Jen Piacenti's Week 7 waiver wire pickups for guidance on who to target.


Week 7 Rankings (PPR)

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Atlanta Falcons Cordarrelle Patterson


  1. Derrick Henry, TEN (vs. KC)
  2. Alvin Kamara, NO (at SEA)
  3. Aaron Jones, GB (vs. WAS)
  4. Darrell Henderson, LAR (vs. DET)
  5. Cordarrelle Patterson, ATL (at MIA)
  6. Jonathan Taylor, IND (at SF)
  7. Leonard Fournette, TB (vs. CHI)
  8. D'Andre Swift, DET (at LAR)
  9. Joe Mixon, CIN (at BAL)
  10. Chuba Hubbard, CAR (at NYG)
  11. Josh Jacobs, LV (vs. PHI)
  12. Darrel Williams, KC (at TEN)
  13. Antonio Gibson, WAS (at GB)
  14. Damien Harris, NE (vs. NYJ)
  15. Chase Edmonds, ARI (vs. HOU)
  16. Elijah Mitchell, SF (vs. IND)
  17. Devontae Booker, NYG (vs. CAR)
  18. Miles Sanders, PHI (at LV)
  19. Javonte Williams, DEN (at CLE)
  20. Mike Davis, ATL (at MIA)
  21. J.D. McKissic, WAS (at GB)
  22. D'Ernest Johnson, CLE (vs. DEN)
  23. Melvin Gordon, DEN (at CLE)
  24. James Conner, ARI (vs. HOU)
  25. Michael Carter, NYJ (at NE)
  26. Alex Collins, SEA (vs. NO)
  27. Myles Gaskin, MIA (vs. ATL)
  28. A.J. Dillon, GB (vs. WAS)
  29. Devonta Freeman, BAL (vs. CIN)
  30. Kenyan Drake, LV (vs. PHI)
  31. Khalil Herbert, CHI (at TB)
  32. Jamaal Williams, DET (at LAR)
  33. Rhamondre Stevenson, NE (vs. NYJ)
  34. Mark Ingram, HOU (at ARI)
  35. Kenneth Gainwell, PHI (at LV)
  36. Nyheim Hines, IND (at SF)
  37. Kyle Juszczyk, SF (vs. IND)
  38. Sony Michel, LAR (vs. DET)
  39. Damien Williams, CHI (at TB)
  40. David Johnson, HOU (at ARI)
  41. DeeJay Dallas, SEA (vs. NO)
  42. Royce Freeman, CAR (at NYG)
  43. Le'Veon Bell, BAL (vs. CIN)
  44. Demetric Felton, CLE (vs. DEN)
  45. Malcolm Brown, MIA (vs. ATL)
  46. Ty Johnson, NYJ (at NE)
  47. Giovani Bernard, TB (vs. CHI)
  48. Chris Evans, CIN (at BAL)
  49. Salvon Ahmed, MIA (vs. ATL)
  50. Travis Homer, SEA (vs. NO)
  51. Brandon Bolden, NE (vs. NYJ)
  52. Jerick McKinnon, KC (at TEN)
  53. Ronald Jones, TB (vs. CHI)
  54. Trey Sermon, SF (vs. IND)
  55. John Kelly, CLE (vs. DEN)
  56. Phillip Lindsay, HOU (at ARI)
  57. Tevin Coleman, NYJ (at NE)
  58. Ty'Son Williams, BAL (vs. CIN)
  59. Elijhaa Penny, NYG (vs. CAR)
  60. Khari Blasingame, TEN (vs. KC)

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