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Tony Pauline's Top 12 Running Backs

Tony Pauline from Sports Illustrated and offers comprehensive position-by-position rankings of the draft prospects for's draft coverage.

Here is my list of the top 12 running backs. Later today, I will unveil my rankings for the fullback position.

In addition to my top 12 list, you can click on the player's name and get a detailed scouting report on each of the players I have ranked in the top 12 and a list of all the running backs that I believe will be drafted.

Tony Pauline's Top 12 Running Backs
1C.J. SpillerClemson1st
2Ryan MathewsFresno State1st
3Jonathan DwyerGeorgia Tech2nd
4Jahvid BestCalifornia2nd
5Anthony DixonMississippi State2nd
6Dexter McClusterMississippi2nd
7Toby GerhartStanford2nd
8Joe McKnightUSC3rd
9Ben TateAuburn3rd
10Charles ScottLSU3rd
11Montario HardestyTennessee4th
12Chris BrownOklahoma4th-5th
*Grade refers to round player should be drafted.
Click here for the list of all the RBs who I expect to be drafted.

-- Posted by Tony Pauline, 12:00 p.m., April 16

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