Ascension grades: 

Running Backs (Class of 2019, 2020, 2021)

70% film / 30% analytics

Tier 1: 75.00 & over -- Gold Jacket potential

Tier 2: 65.00 - 74.99 -- All-pro caliber

Tier 3: 55.00 - 64.99 -- Pro-bowl caliber

Tier 4: 49.98 - 54.99 -- Average to Above-average starter

Tier 5: 44.96 - 49.97 -- High ceiling / High-risk prospect

Tier 6: 39.50 - 44.95 -- Secondary committee option 

Tier 7: 39.49 & below -- Depth piece with low ceiling

Tier 1: 

 

Jonathan Taylor | Wisconsin

Film grade: 50.24

Analytic grade: 30.12

Ascension grade: 80.36

Tier 2: 

 

JK Dobbins | Ohio State

Film grade: 40.24

Analytic grade: 26.12

Ascension grade: 66.36

Tier 2: 

 

 Najee Harris | Alabama 

Film grade: 48.60

Analytic grade: 18.24

Ascension grade: 66.34

Tier 3: 

 

Travis Etienne | Clemson

Film grade: 34.62

Analytic grade: 24.62

Ascension grade: 59.74

Tier 3: 

 

D'Andre Swift | Georgia

 

Film grade: 41.48

Analytic grade: 18.12

Ascension grade: 59.60

Tier 3:

 

Cam Akers | Florida State

 

Film grade: 34.24

Analytic grade: 23.62

Ascension grade: 57.86

Tier 4: 

 

Javonte Williams | North Carolina 

 

Film grade: 38.00

Analytic grade: 16.50

Ascension grade: 54.50

Tier 4:

 

Michael Carter | North Carolina

 

Film grade: 37.62

Analytic grade: 15.62

 

Ascension grade: 53.24

Tier 4:

 

AJ Dillon | Boston College

Film grade: 28.00

Analytic grade: 23.50

Ascension grade: 51.50

Tier 4:

 

Chuba Hubbard | Oklahoma State 

 

Film grade: 30.62

Analytic grade: 22.74

Ascension grade: 53.86

Tier 4:

 

David Montgomery | Iowa State

 

Film grade: 35.62

Analytic grade: 17.00

Ascension grade: 52.62

Tier 4:

 

Clyde Edwards-Helaire | LSU

 

Film grade: 36.98

Analytic grade: 14.12

Ascension grade: 51.10

Tier 4:

 

Trey Sermon | Ohio State 

 

Film grade: 39.74

Analytic grade: 10.50

Ascension grade: 50.24

Tier 5:

 

Pooka Williams Jr. | Kansas ​

 

Film grade: 31.24

Analytic grade: 18.00

Ascension grade: 49.24

Tier 5:

 

Jaret Patterson | Buffalo 

 

Film grade: 34.24

Analytic grade: 14.62

Ascension grade: 48.86

Tier 5:

 

Josh Jacobs | Alabama

 

Film grade: 40.36

Analytic grade: 7.50

Ascension grade: 47.86

Tier 5:

 

Antonio Gibson | Memphis

 

Film grade: 39.50

Analytic grade: 7.50

Ascension grade: 47.00

Tier 5:

Javian Hawkins | Louisville

 

Film grade: 31.74

Analytic grade: 14.62

Ascension grade: 46.36

Tier 5:

 

Jermar Jefferson | Oregon State 

 

Film grade: 29.12

Analytic grade: 20.00

Ascension grade: 49.12

Tier 5:

 

Trey Ragas | Louisiana

 

Film grade: 32.74

Analytic grade: 15.62

Ascension grade: 48.36

Tier 5:

 

Kenneth Gainwell | Memphis

 

Film grade: 32.24

Analytic grade: 15.62

 

Ascension grade: 47.86

Tier 5:

 

Darrell Henderson | Memphis

 

Film grade: 28.50

Analytic grade: 18.00

Ascension grade: 46.50

Tier 5:

 

Miles Sanders | Penn State

 

Film grade: 34.24

Analytic grade: 11.00

Ascension grade: 45.24

Tier 6:

 

Zack Moss | Utah

 

Film grade: 24.50

Analytic grade: 20.12

Ascension grade: 44.62

Tier 6:

 

Rhamondre Stevenson | Oklahoma 

 

Film grade: 28.00

Analytic grade: 13.00

Ascension grade: 41.00

Tier 6:

 

Kylin Hill | Miss. State 

 

Film grade: 28.62

Analytic grade: 11.50

Ascension grade: 40.12

Tier 6:

 

Ke'Shawn Vaughn | Vanderbilt

 

Film grade: 27.50

Analytic grade: 15.50

Ascension grade: 43.00

Tier 6:

 

Elijah Mitchell | Louisiana

 

Film grade: 26.00

Analytic grade: 15.00

Ascension grade: 41.00

Tier 6:

 

Justice Hill | Oklahoma State

 

Film grade: 26.24

Analytic grade: 13.62

Ascension grade: 39.86

Tier 7:

 

Khalil Herbert | Virginia Tech

 

Film grade: 28.62

Analytic grade: 11.50

Ascension grade: 37.62