Best Football Running Backs of All Time

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121 Tom Rathman

Great player that helped the 49ers get to the superbowl

122 Neal Anderson

Fast runner that filled big shoes after Walter Payton retired

123 Ken Strong Ken Strong Elmer Kenneth Strong, Jr. was an American football player, a member of both the College Football Hall of Fame and Pro Football Hall of Fame.
124 Joe Washington

He was the most electrify running back that I ever saw. College he can handle the opposite team by himself and Pro because of his size did not get the football enough, but when he got the football watch out something special with his magic feet happened. I still remember that MNF on his debut as a Baltimore Colt running back manhandling the opposite team by himself!.

125 Bryce Brown

Based on his one game... This kid is a monster! Mark my words! He will be one of the greats...

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127 James Brooks

Brooks is consistently overlooked as a great running back. He was actually the blocking back for Chuck Muncie who was at least 5 inches taller and outweighed him by 50 pounds. Mr. Brooks still managed to rack up more total yards as he was an excellent return man, averaging over 20 Y/Rtn on kickoffs and over 10 Y/Rtn on punts. After being traded to Cincinnati, Brooks rushed for over 1000 yards in 3 seasons, gaining over 1200 yards in 1989 and averaging 5.6 yards per carry. His career total all purpose yardage of 14,910 currently places him 30th all time. Csonka who is in the HOF has only 8901 all purpose yards with 4.3 yds/rush att to Brooks' 4.7. Brooks was a fierce competitor and blocker who was not only elusive but had surprising power for a small back

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128 Ryan Mathews Ryan Mathews

Best running back of history in the game

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129 Victor Cruz Victor Cruz Victor Michael Cruz is an American football wide receiver for the New York Giants of the National Football League.

He's a good wide receiver, but why is he on this list he is not a running back

He is a receiver.

Down here they are just putting random people,Eddie lacy is not even on this list he should be on the top 10

He's good

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130 Roger Craig

He's a top 20 and he is in the top ten 49ers of all time so is way to low he should be 13

Craig's place on this list demonstrates its invalidity.

First running back to run for 1000 yds and receive for 1000 yds in a single season!

How is #33 this low. One of the best and last high steping backs. Every great qb needs a rb to succeed and Montana had Craig.

131 Danny Woodhead Danny Woodhead

He is small and can squeeze trough tackles and he runs faster than anyone in the nfl

He should not be in the top 10000000

132 Lenny Moore

Simply underrated great stats

133 Alan Ameche

Great running back he helped the colts win the 1958 title

134 Alfred Morris Alfred Morris Alfred Bruce Morris is an American football running back for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League.

Probably the best in the league.

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135 Charlie Whitehurst

One of the quickest backs of his time. great quickness from the backfield, beast mode

136 Joique Bell
137 Chris Ivory Chris Ivory Christopher Lee Ivory is an American football running back for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League.

His really merged with the Jets he played to Ingram for years with the Saints, now his finally showing his potential in New Jersey. - htoutlaws2012

138 Bilal Powell
139 Stephen Davis

Come on one reason Carolina got to their one Superbowl was because of Davis he's better than D. Williams and J. Stewert plus he could run over anyone in his path he was with the original double- trouble with deshaun Foster

140 Giovani Bernard Giovani Bernard

Good running and receiving threat.

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