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The Best Clemson Tigers Running Backs of All Time

Updated January 14, 2020 2.9k votes 600 voters 9.5k views30 items

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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. Vote below, then head over and check out the best Clemson wide receivers ever.

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  • 1

    2017 -2018

  • 2

    2006 - 2009

  • 3

    Wayne Gallman

    162
    67

    2014 - 2016

  • 4

    1987 - 1989

  • 5

    2009 - 2012

  • 6

    2005 - 2008

  • 7

    Raymond Priester

    101
    35

    1994 - 1997

  • 8

    Kenny Flowers

    58
    20

    1983 - 1986

  • 9

    1980 - 1983

  • 10

    Reggie Merriweather

    64
    30

    2003 - 2006

  • 11

    Terrence Flagler

    44
    14

    1982 - 1986

  • 12

    Cliff Austin

    43
    16

    1978 - 1982

  • 13

    Buddy Gore

    45
    23

    1966 - 1968

  • 14

    Wesley McFadden

    38
    18

    1987 - 1989

  • 15

    Chuck McSwain

    36
    17

    1979 -1982

  • 16

    Travis Zachery

    42
    23

    1998 - 

  • 17

    Emory Smith

    38
    23

    1993 - 1996

  • 18

    Smiley Sanders

    39
    25

    1971 - 1973

  • 19

    Roderick McDowell

    39
    25

    2010 - 2013

  • 20

    Joe Henderson

    35
    21

    1987 - 1989

  • 21

    Warren Ratchford

    27
    14

    1974 - 1978

  • 22

    Ronald Williams

    29
    18

    1990 - 1992

  • 23

    Stacey Driver

    30
    19

    1982 - 1985

  • 24

    Ray Yauger

    28
    20

    1958 - 1970

  • 25

    Rodney Blunt

    27
    19

    1989 - 1993