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The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time  

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College football fans, we’re ranking the best Clemson Tigers running backs of all time. It includes every starting running back throughout Clemson Tigers history, including current running backs and past ones. This Clemson football roster has famous All-Americans, Clemson running backs in the NFL, and Tigers players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college running backs of all time, the best Clemson RBs include Raymond Priester, Andre Ellington, James Davis, and C. J. Spiller. 

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

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1
Travis Etienne is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Travis Etienne

2017 -2018

2
C. J. Spiller is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time

2006 - 2009

3
Terry Allen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time

1987 - 1989

4
Wayne Gallman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Wayne Gallman

2014 - 2016

5
Andre Ellington is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time

2009 - 2012

6
James Davis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time

2005 - 2008

7
Raymond Priester is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Raymond Priester

1994 - 1997

8
Kevin Mack is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time

1980 - 1983

9
Kenny Flowers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Kenny Flowers

1983 - 1986

10
Chuck McSwain is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Chuck McSwain

1979 -1982

11
Terrence Flagler is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Terrence Flagler

1982 - 1986

12
Cliff Austin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Cliff Austin

1978 - 1982

13
Reggie Merriweather is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Reggie Merriweather

2003 - 2006

14
Tracy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Tracy Johnson

1985 - 1988

15
Buddy Gore is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Buddy Gore

1966 - 1968

16
Joe Henderson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Joe Henderson

1987 - 1989

17
Roderick McDowell is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Roderick McDowell

2010 - 2013

18
Ronald Williams is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Ronald Williams

1990 - 1992

19
Marvin Sims is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Marvin Sims

1977 - 1979

20
Wesley McFadden is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Wesley McFadden

1987 - 1989

21
Stacey Driver is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Stacey Driver

1982 - 1985

22
Ray Yauger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Ray Yauger

1958 - 1970

23
Travis Zachery is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Travis Zachery

1998 - 

24
Emory Smith is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Emory Smith

1993 - 1996

25
Warren Ratchford is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time
Warren Ratchford

1974 - 1978