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The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time 

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Updated July 13, 2020 1.7k votes 403 voters 10.2k views 33 items

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College football fans, we’re ranking the best Arkansas Razorbacks running backs of all time. It includes every starting running back throughout Arkansas Razorbacks history, including current running backs and past ones. This Arkansas football roster has famous All-Americans, Arkansas running backs in the NFL, and Razorbacks players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college running backs of all time, the best Arkansas RBs include Darren McFadden, Ben Cowins, Jonathan Williams, Peyton Hillis, and Oscar Malone.

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

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Darren McFadden is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time

2005 - 2007

2
Alex Collins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Alex Collins

2013 - 2015

3
Peyton Hillis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Peyton Hillis

2004 - 2007

4
Cedric Cobbs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Cedric Cobbs

1999 - 2003

5
Jonathan Williams is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Jonathan Williams

2012 - 2015

6
Felix Jones is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
7
Lance Alworth is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
8
Rawleigh Williams III is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Rawleigh Williams III

2015 - 2016

9
Madre Hill is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Lyle C Richardson added Madre Hill
10
Jerry Eckwood is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time

1975 - 1978

11
Ben Cowins is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Ben Cowins

1975 - 1978

12
Bill Burnett is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Bill Burnett

1968 - 1970

13
Dickey Morton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Dickey Morton

1971 - 1973

14
Chrys Chukwuma is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Chrys Chukwuma

1996 - 1999

15
Ike Forte is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Ike Forte

1974 - 1975

16
Oscar Malone is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Oscar Malone

1992 - 1996

17
Harry Jones is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time

1965 - 1966

18
E.D. Jackson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
E.D. Jackson

1989 - 1992

19
Mike Cooney is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Mike Cooney

1956 - 1958

20
Broderick Green is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
quin.napolitano added Broderick Green
21
Bruce Maxwell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Bruce Maxwell

1966 - 1969

22
David Dickey is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
David Dickey

1966 - 1968

23
Marius Johnson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Marius Johnson

1992 - 1995

24
Mark Calcagni is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Mark Calcagni

1983 - 1985

25
Donnie Stone is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Arkansas Razorbacks Running Backs of All Time
Donnie Stone

1956 - 1958