Posted On: 05/4/21 2:39 PM

As stated before, the best way to draw attention your way is to do a bit of everything. Having an all-purpose or versatile running back in your program can be crucial to any offense. If you can find a back that can run between the tackles, on the edges, catch the ball, and be effective in pass protection, then you have yourself a gem. Here’s a look at 6 RB’s with strong versatility:

Zaccheus Cooper Zaccheus Cooper 5'11" | RB Liberty | 2023 State AZ , 5’11" 190lbs, Liberty HS ’23

Cooper is the definition of an all-purpose back and is a potential power 5 talent in the future. As a sophomore, he ran for 461 yards and 6 TD’s, while adding 31 receptions for 410 yards receiving and 2 TD’s. He sizes up with a strong, athletic frame and moves well with no wasted motion. He displays excellent vision between the tackles and accelerates through lanes. He’ll bounce runs outside and pick up good chunks of yards if the hole is plugged. He has good top end speed to finish big runs and is shifty in space to make opponents miss, flashing a nasty spin move on film. He has

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