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The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s  

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List Rules Vote up the best college running backs that were playing in college during the 1990s

These are the best 90s college running backs according to user votes. There truly were some great college RBs in the 90s, but these are the best of the best. The top college running backs of the 1990s. Some of these guys are household names. Others saw their careers blossom in the 90s and burnout quickly... but they were great all the same. Who are the greatest college running backs of the 90s? Vote up your favorites now!

From Eddie George to Ricky Williams, this list isn't wanting for talent. The 90s were a great era for the running game in college football.

So, who do you think was the absolute best running back of the decade out of this list of the top 90s college RBs? Vote up your favorite now and add any that you think are missing.

 
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1
Ricky Williams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
2
Marshall Faulk is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
San Diego State
3
LaDainian Tomlinson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
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4
Eddie George is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Ohio State
5
Ron Dayne is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Wisconsin
6
Lawrence Phillips is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
7
Warrick Dunn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Florida State
8
Shaun Alexander is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Alabama
9
Ki-Jana Carter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Penn State
10
Rashaan Salaam is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Colorado
11
Mike Alstott is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Purdue
12
Garrison Hearst is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Arizona
13
Tyrone Wheatley is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Michigan
14
Tshimanga Biakabutuka is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Michigan
15
Curtis Enis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Penn State
16
Troy Davis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Iowa State
17
Darnell Autry is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Northwestern
18
Bam Morris is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Texas Tech
19
Reggie Brooks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Notre Dame
20
Thomas Jones is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Virginia
21
Byron Hanspard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Texas Tech
22
Darren Lewis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Texas A&M
23
Vaughn Dunbar is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Indiana
24
LeShon Johnson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Northern Illinois
25
Greg Lewis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s
Washington