90s Football The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite NFL Running backs that played in the 90s

these are the greatest running backs on the 90s. Running backs are the workhorses of a football team. They set the pace and take the biggest hits play after play. When talking about 90s running backs, you're talking about some of the greatest football players in NFL history! Take a look at this list of RBs of the 90s and vote up your favorites! Who do you think are the best NFL running backs of the 90s?

From Barry Sanders to Terrell Davis, the top Running Backs of the 90s are some of the toughest players to ever play the game. Just think about players like "The Bus" Jerome Bettis! Eddie George and Marshall Faulk are some of the best 1990s Running Backs and certainly earned their place on this list. Be sure to vote those men up if you think they should take the top spot on this list.

So take a look at this list of the greatest RBs of the 90s and vote up your favorites! Who do you think are the top running backs of the 1990s?
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229 52
Barry Sanders is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Oklahoma State Cowboys football, Detroit Lions
2
155 82
Emmitt Smith is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Florida Gators football, Arizona Cardinals, Dallas Cowboys
3
132 68
Marshall Faulk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Indianapolis Colts, St. Louis Rams, San Diego State Aztecs football
4
123 69
Thurman Thomas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Buffalo Bills
5
128 73
Terrell Davis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Denver Broncos, Georgia Bulldogs football team, Long Beach State 49ers football
6
115 63
Jerome Bettis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Pittsburgh Steelers, St. Louis Rams
7
99 54
Curtis Martin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
New England Patriots, Pittsburgh Panthers football, New York Jets
8
87 54
Marcus Allen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
USC Trojans football, Oakland Raiders, Kansas City Chiefs
9
77 53
Eric Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Los Angeles Rams, Indianapolis Colts, Oakland Raiders
10
80 60
Eddie George is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Tennessee Titans, Ohio State Buckeyes football, Dallas Cowboys
11
63 58
Ricky Watters is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Seattle Seahawks
12
53 49
Warrick Dunn is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Atlanta Falcons, Florida State Seminoles football
13
55 51
Mike Alstott is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Purdue Boilermakers football
14
55 52
Christian Okoye is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Kansas City Chiefs
15
34 31
Corey Dillon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Kris Aston Kilpatrick added Cincinnati Bengals, Washington Huskies football, New England Patriots
16
31 30
Robert Smith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Kris Aston Kilpatrick added
17
31 38
Jamal Anderson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Utah Utes football, Atlanta Falcons
18
38 48
Chris Warren is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
19
32 39
Eric Metcalf is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
20
16 18
Garrison Hearst is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Arizona Cardinals, Georgia Bulldogs football team
21
29 39
Rodney Hampton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
22
20 23
Marion Butts is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Kris Aston Kilpatrick added
23
28 38
Natrone Means is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Jacksonville Jaguars, Carolina Panthers, San Diego Chargers
24
28 39
Barry Foster is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
25
17 21
Charlie Garner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NFL Running Backs of the 90s
Kris Aston Kilpatrick added