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Madden 23 Ratings: Top 10 Running Backs

Here are the top 10 players at the running back position in Madden NFL 23 at launch.
Here are the top 10 players at the running back position in Madden NFL 23 at launch. / Image courtesy of EA Sports

Last updated: 7/20/2022 at 1:10 p.m. ET

Madden NFL 23 Ratings Reveal Week is finally here, giving football fans around the world clarity on how EA Sports evaluates the active talent in today's league.

From Carrying, to Juke Move and Stiff Arm, here is the list of the top 10 players at the running back position and their overall ratings in Madden NFL 23 at launch.

Madden 23 Ratings: Top 10 Running Backs

Here's a list of the 10 highest rated running backs in the game:

  1. Derrick Henry 97 OVR
  2. Nick Chubb 96 OVR
  3. Christian McCaffrey 96 OVR
  4. Jonathan Taylor 95 OVR
  5. Dalvin Cook 94 OVR
  6. Joe Mixon 93 OVR
  7. Alvin Kamara 90 OVR
  8. Aaron Jones 89 OVR
  9. Austin Ekeler 88 OVR
  10. Ezekiel Elliot 88 OVR

Ultimately, the upper half includes all of our top-five running back ratings predictions for Madden NFL 23, albeit the order is a bit off.

Perhaps the biggest shock is that Christian McCaffrey holds a top-three spot despite the injury issues, though most fans know what he is capable of when healthy.


Madden NFL 23 is set to release worldwide for PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S and Windows PC (via EA app, Origin, Steam and Epic Games Store) on Aug. 19, 2022. EA Play (via Early Access Trial) and EA Play Pro subscribers, as well as those who pre-order the All Madden Edition, will have early access to the game starting on Aug. 16.

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