NFL running back rankings 2021 Christian McCaffrey, Panthers (5-11, 205 pounds) Dalvin Cook, Vikings (5-11, 210 pounds) Derrick Henry, Titans (6-3, 247 pounds) Alvin Kamara, Saints (5-10, 215 pounds) Aaron Jones, Packers (5-9, 208 pounds) Nick Chubb, Browns (5-11, 227 pounds) Saquon Barkley, Giants (5-11, 233 pounds) Aug 31, 2021
This is where a fullback comes in. One of the biggest differences between halfbacks and fullbacks is the task of blocking on a run. While running backs often receive the handoff, a fullback has other duties during the play. “Their responsibilities usually lean more heavily into blocking and receiving,” Rea says.