Four downs: Todd Gurley could be a top-10 RB

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The two running backs chosen in the first round of the most recent NFL draft appear to be headed in separate directions, and we know fantasy owners are so desperate for upside options at the weak position. Todd Gurley of the St. Louis Rams is going to be a star. We knew this already, really, after watching him dominate at Georgia but certainly there were many in the fantasy football world unimpressed by his Week 3 debut, when he rushed six times for a mere nine yards. On Sunday, against a tough Arizona Cardinals defense that had permitted 194 rushing yards through three games, Gurley’s breakout arrived with 146 rushing yards, and yes, fantasy owners, we’ve got ourselves a potential top-10 running back, sooner than expected.