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The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time  

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College football fans, we’re ranking the best Alabama Crimson Tide running backs of all time. It includes every starting running back throughout Alabama Crimson Tide history, including current running backs and past ones. This Alabama football roster has famous All-Americans, Alabama running backs in the NFL, and Crimson Tide players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college running backs of all time, the best Alabama RBs include Shaun Alexander, Bobby Humphrey, Mark Ingram, Jr., and Derrick Henry.

Who are the greatest running backs in Alabama Crimson Tide history? Add your favorites if they're not all on this list of University of Alabama football players who have played as running back. 

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Derrick Henry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time

2013 - 2015

2
Mark Ingram, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time

2008 - 2010

3
Shaun Alexander is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time

1996 - 1999

4
Josh Jacobs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
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Eddie Lacy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time

2010 - 2012

6
Trent Richardson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time

2009 - 2011

7
Kenyan Drake is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
Kenyan Drake

2012 - 2015

8
T. J. Yeldon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time

2012 - 2014

9
Damien Harris is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
Damien Harris

2015 - 2018

10
Najee Harris is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
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Bobby Humphrey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time

1985 - 1988

12
Bo Scarbrough is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
Bo Scarbrough

2015 - 2017

13
Johnny Musso is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time

1969 - 1971

14
Glen Coffee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
Glen Coffee

2006 - 2008

15
Sherman Williams is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
Sherman Williams

1991 - 1994

16
Tony Nathan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time

1975 - 1978

17
Major Ogilvie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
Major Ogilvie

1977 - 1980

 

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Le'Ron McClain is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
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Derrick Lassic is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time

1989 - 1992

20
Siran Stacy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
Siran Stacy

1989 - 1991

21
Jerome Ford is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
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Wilbur Jackson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
Wilbur Jackson

1971 - 1973

23
Dennis Riddle is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
Dennis Riddle

1994 - 1997

24
Jalston Fowler is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
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Brian Robinson Jr. is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Running Backs of All-Time
mcmurf15 added Brian Robinson Jr.