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Ideal Bye Week Running Backs

While handcuffing your stud running back (drafting his actual NFL backup) is critical in fantasy football, it's also important to draft players to fill in for him when he's on a bye. This page identifies the non-fantasy starting RBs that have the easiest match-ups on the stud's bye week.

#1RB Le'Veon Bell, PIT
Bye Week: 7

Handcuff: #95RB James Conner
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU @JAX [0.0 pts allowed]
#29RB Tevin Coleman, ATL vs. NYG [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ vs. MIN [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB vs. CLE [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ vs. MIN [0.0 pts allowed]
#38RB Theo Riddick, DET @MIA [0.0 pts allowed]
#43RB Samaje Perine, WAS vs. DAL [0.0 pts allowed]


#2RB Todd Gurley, LAR
Bye Week: 12

Handcuff: #84RB Malcolm Brown
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU vs. TEN [0.0 pts allowed]
#29RB Tevin Coleman, ATL @NO [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA @CAR [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ vs. NE [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB vs. SF [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB @MIN [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ vs. NE [0.0 pts allowed]


#3RB David Johnson, ARI
Bye Week: 9

Handcuff: #0RB T.J. Logan
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU @DEN [0.0 pts allowed]
#29RB Tevin Coleman, ATL @WAS [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA vs. LAC [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ @MIA [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB @CAR [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB @NE [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ @MIA [0.0 pts allowed]


#4RB Ezekiel Elliott, DAL
Bye Week: 8

Handcuff: #0RB Rod Smith
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU vs. MIA [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA @DET [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ @CHI [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB @CIN [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB @LAR [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ @CHI [0.0 pts allowed]
#38RB Theo Riddick, DET vs. SEA [0.0 pts allowed]


#5RB Alvin Kamara, NO
Bye Week: 6

Handcuff: #13RB Mark Ingram
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU vs. BUF [0.0 pts allowed]
#29RB Tevin Coleman, ATL vs. TB [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA @OAK [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ vs. IND [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB @ATL [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB vs. SF [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ vs. IND [0.0 pts allowed]


#6RB Kareem Hunt, KC
Bye Week: 12

Handcuff: #72RB Spencer Ware
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU vs. TEN [0.0 pts allowed]
#29RB Tevin Coleman, ATL @NO [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA @CAR [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ vs. NE [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB vs. SF [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB @MIN [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ vs. NE [0.0 pts allowed]


#7RB Saquon Barkley, ---
Bye Week: 0

Handcuff:
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU @NE [0.0 pts allowed]
#29RB Tevin Coleman, ATL @PHI [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA @DEN [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ @DET [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB @NO [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB vs. CHI [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ @DET [0.0 pts allowed]


#8RB Leonard Fournette, JAX
Bye Week: 9

Handcuff: #56RB T.J. Yeldon
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU @DEN [0.0 pts allowed]
#29RB Tevin Coleman, ATL @WAS [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA vs. LAC [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ @MIA [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB @CAR [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB @NE [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ @MIA [0.0 pts allowed]


#9RB Melvin Gordon, LAC
Bye Week: 8

Handcuff: #49RB Austin Ekeler
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU vs. MIA [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA @DET [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ @CHI [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB @CIN [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB @LAR [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ @CHI [0.0 pts allowed]
#38RB Theo Riddick, DET vs. SEA [0.0 pts allowed]


#10RB Dalvin Cook, MIN
Bye Week: 10

Handcuff: #68RB Latavius Murray
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#29RB Tevin Coleman, ATL @CLE [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA @LAR [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ vs. BUF [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB vs. WAS [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB vs. MIA [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ vs. BUF [0.0 pts allowed]
#38RB Theo Riddick, DET @CHI [0.0 pts allowed]


#11RB LeSean McCoy, BUF
Bye Week: 11

Handcuff: #76RB Chris Ivory
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU @WAS [0.0 pts allowed]
#29RB Tevin Coleman, ATL vs. DAL [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA vs. GB [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB @NYG [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB @SEA [0.0 pts allowed]
#38RB Theo Riddick, DET vs. CAR [0.0 pts allowed]
#43RB Samaje Perine, WAS vs. HOU [0.0 pts allowed]


#12RB Devonta Freeman, ATL
Bye Week: 8

Handcuff: #29RB Tevin Coleman
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU vs. MIA [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA @DET [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ @CHI [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB @CIN [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB @LAR [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ @CHI [0.0 pts allowed]
#38RB Theo Riddick, DET vs. SEA [0.0 pts allowed]


#13RB Mark Ingram, NO
Bye Week: 6

Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU vs. BUF [0.0 pts allowed]
#29RB Tevin Coleman, ATL vs. TB [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA @OAK [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ vs. IND [0.0 pts allowed]
#44RB Peyton Barber, TB @ATL [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB vs. SF [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ vs. IND [0.0 pts allowed]


#14RB Jordan Howard, CHI
Bye Week: 5

Handcuff: #31RB Tarik Cohen
Ideal Bye Week Fill-ins:
#25RB Lamar Miller, HOU vs. DAL [0.0 pts allowed]
#29RB Tevin Coleman, ATL @PIT [0.0 pts allowed]
#33RB Chris Carson, SEA vs. LAR [0.0 pts allowed]
#39RB Isaiah Crowell, NYJ vs. DEN [0.0 pts allowed]
#28RB Jamaal Williams, GB @DET [0.0 pts allowed]
#32RB Bilal Powell, NYJ vs. DEN [0.0 pts allowed]
#38RB Theo Riddick, DET vs. GB [0.0 pts allowed]