Since the first degenerate fantasy football players confirmed their wins and losses via the newspaper on Tuesday mornings, the running back position has been the pillar of fantasy football success. With a recent shift towards higher passing volume across the league, at face value, the running back position has declined in importance for fantasy football. The emerging popularity of the zero RB strategy proves as much. The scarcity of quality fantasy players at the position helps offset this, but every year we see numerous break-out running backs win fantasy leagues for their managers. We have an article on our home page identifying 5 breakout candidates for the 2022 season.