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The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time 

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Updated January 12, 2020 1.1k votes 322 voters 12k views 17 items

Big fan of Cincinnati football? Then check out this list of Cincinnati Bengals running backs with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting running back from throughout Cincinnati Bengals history, including current running backs and past ones. Featuring 2018-2019 Cincinnati Bengals and some of the greatest NFL running backs of all time, the best Bengals RBs include James Brooks, Corey Dillon, Cedric Benson, and Harold Green, among many other NFL greats.

Who are the best running backs in Cincinnati Bengals history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Cincinnati Bengals starting running back.

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Corey Dillon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997

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James Brooks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

 

3
Rudi Johnson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003,

4
Joe Mixon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time
SuperUnicorn33 added Joe Mixon
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Cedric Benson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time
Cedric Benson

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008

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Giovani Bernard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2014

7
Archie Griffin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976

8
Jeremy Hill is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time
Jeremy Hill

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

9
Essex Johnson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1973, 1972

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Sammy Winder is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time
Purple Falcon added
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Harold Green is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992

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BenJarvus Green-Ellis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012

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Paul Robinson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time
Paul Robinson

Seasons: 1971, 1970

14
Garrison Hearst is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time
Garrison Hearst

Seasons: 1996

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Charles Alexander is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980

16
Stan Fritts is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time
Stan Fritts

Seasons: 1975

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Charlie Davis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Running Backs of All Time
Charlie Davis

Seasons: 1974