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Top fantasy football running backs in Week 5

Final Week 5 standings.

Who knew Christian McCaffrey’s monster performance wouldn’t be the best running back showing of the week. Hats off to Aaron Jones and his four rushing touchdowns.

Here’s how every running back did in Week 5.

Week 5 performances

Rank Player Team Points
Rank Player Team Points
1 Aaron Jones GB 42.2
2 Christian McCaffrey CAR 41.7
3 Josh Jacobs OAK 26.3
4 Phillip Lindsay DEN 20.7
5 Dalvin Cook MIN 19.8
6 Leonard Fournette JAC 19.7
7 Chris Carson SEA 18.3
7 Sony Michel NE 18.3
9 Todd Gurley LAR 15.7
10 David Johnson ARI 15.6
11 Ezekiel Elliott DAL 15.1
12 Marlon Mack IND 14.8
13 Chase Edmonds ARI 14.6
14 Reggie Bonnafon CAR 14.0
15 Derrick Henry TEN 13.8
16 Devonta Freeman ATL 13.0
17 Jordan Howard PHI 12.2
18 Carlos Hyde HOU 12.0
19 James Conner PIT 11.5
20 Mark Ingram BAL 10.9
20 Joe Mixon CIN 10.9
20 Alvin Kamara NO 10.9
23 Brandon Bolden NE 10.2
24 DeAndre Washington OAK 9.6
24 David Montgomery CHI 9.6
26 Peyton Barber TB 9.1
27 Le'Veon Bell NYJ 8.8
28 Austin Ekeler LAC 7.3
29 James White NE 7.2
30 Frank Gore BUF 6.9
31 Duke Johnson HOU 6.7
31 Royce Freeman DEN 6.7
33 Ito Smith ATL 6.4
33 Miles Sanders PHI 6.4
35 Ronald Jones II TB 5.6
36 Alexander Mattison MIN 5.2
37 Rashaad Penny SEA 4.9
37 Tarik Cohen CHI 4.9
39 Nyheim Hines IND 4.5
40 Chris Thompson WAS 3.8
40 Melvin Gordon LAC 3.8
40 Damien Williams KC 3.8
43 Latavius Murray NO 3.4
44 Tra Carson GB 3.2
44 Jalen Richard OAK 3.2
46 Dion Lewis TEN 3.0
47 Jordan Wilkins IND 2.8
47 T.J. Yeldon BUF 2.8
49 Wendell Smallwood WAS 2.7
50 Giovani Bernard CIN 2.6
51 Ameer Abdullah MIN 2.4
51 Elijhaa Penny NYG 2.4
51 Jonathan Hilliman NYG 2.4
54 Dare Ogunbowale TB 2.3
54 Gus Edwards BAL 2.3
56 Tony Pollard DAL 1.9
57 Adrian Peterson WAS 1.8
58 Wayne Gallman NYG 1.4
59 Dan Vitale GB 0.9
60 Derek Watt LAC 0.8
61 Justice Hill BAL 0.7
62 Ryquell Armstead JAC 0.6
63 Jaylen Samuels PIT 0.5
63 Jakob Johnson NE 0.5
65 Darren Sproles PHI 0.4
65 Bilal Powell NYJ 0.4
65 Alex Armah CAR 0.4
68 Malcolm Brown LAR 0.3
68 Alec Ingold OAK 0.3
68 LeSean McCoy KC 0.3
71 Anthony Sherman KC 0.2
72 Ty Montgomery NYJ 0.1