Fantasy Football: 5 must-start running backs in Week 12

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Derrick Henry (vs. Carolina Panthers)

Another running back who has been one of the best for a number of years but hasn't been able to produce at the same level in 2023 is Titans' running back Derrick Henry. The former All-Pro has now had three straight games under 100 rushing yards and has only one touchdown during that stretch.

The good news is that Henry gets a Carolina Panthers' defense that has not been able to slow down running backs this season. They are allowing 129.4 rushing yards per game but more importantly for fantasy football, the second most rushing touchdowns this season with 16 total.

Will Levis has not been as successful over the last three games as he was when he made his debut. However, establishing the run will help and the Carolina Panthers are a great defense to try to do that against.