FRISCO, Texas – Now’s the time to talk running back.
It’s been a hot topic around these parts, there’s no question. The Cowboys employ arguably the best running back in the NFL, and there’s no shortage of speculation about him as training camp draws near.
But this isn’t the space to debate Ezekiel Elliott’s contract situation. Today, I’m continuing my look at the Cowboys’ upcoming schedule by analyzing his counterparts at the position. The Cowboys already face a ton of running back talent by virtue of playing in the NFC East – but there’s a lot of other talent on this slate, as well.
Here’s my look at the Top 10 running backs on this season’s schedule.
We already know Ezekiel Elliott is one of the best backs in football. How do the other running backs on the Cowboys’ schedule stack up?