Best available: All-purpose backs 

September, 3, 2013
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There is only one running back category, but that doesn't mean all RBs are created equal. Within this group are prospects that you could classify as more of all-purpose backs, players who might not typically be able to carry the load but whose athleticism and versatility can allow them to contribute in multiple ways. Regardless of how you might classify them, many of the top running backs in the 2014 class have already made a commitment, with only 11 of the top 50 currently undeclared. There is still some talent available -- here's a look at the top five "all-purpose" backs still out there.

Joe Mixon
Mixon
Mixon
(Oakley, Calif./Freedom) | Highlights Video | List of schools considering
6-1, 209 pounds| ESPN 300 rank: 100 | RB rank: 9 | Grade: 83 | Stars: 4

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