NFL The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time  

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Big fan of Cleveland football? Then check out this list of Cleveland Browns running backs with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting running back from throughout Cleveland Browns history, including current running backs and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NFL running backs of all time, the best Browns RBs include Leroy Kelly, Greg Pruitt, Earnest Byner, and Kevin Mack.

In the 2017-18 NFL season, the current Cleveland Browns starting RBs and backup RBs are Isaiah Cromwell, Duke Johnson Jr., and Matthew Dayes. 

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

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20 5
Greg Pruitt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Greg Pruitt Seasons:  1980, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974

2
24 9
Eric Metcalf is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Eric Metcalf Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1990, 1989

3
14 4
Earnest Byner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Earnest Byner Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1985

4
12 4
Jamal Lewis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Jamal Lewis Seasons:  2009, 2008, 2007

5
9 2
Mike Pruitt is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Mike Pruitt Seasons: 1983

6
14 7
Leroy Kelly is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Leroy Kelly Seasons: 1973, 1972,1971, 1970

7
15 8
Terrance West is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Terrance West Seasons: 2014

8
18 11
Isaiah Crowell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Isaiah Crowell Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

9
12 9
Peyton Hillis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Peyton Hillis Seasons: 2011, 2010

10
9 6
Leroy Hoard is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Leroy Hoard Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991

11
9 7
William Green is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
William Green Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002

12
9 7
Ray Agnew is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Ray Agnew Seasons: 2014

13
9 7
James Jackson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
James Jackson Seasons: 2001

14
5 3
Boyce Green is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Boyce Green Seasons: 1984

15
5 6
Curtis Dickey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Curtis Dickey Seasons: 1986

16
6 8
Reuben Droughns is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Reuben Droughns Seasons: 2006, 2005

17
4 6
Charles White is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Charles White Seasons: 1982, 1981

18
4 7
Terry Kirby is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Terry Kirby Seasons: 1999

19
3 6
Calvin Hill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Calvin Hill Seasons: 1979

20
9 13
Trent Richardson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Trent Richardson Seasons: 2012

21
7 11
Chris Ogbonnaya is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Chris Ogbonnaya Seasons: 2013

22
2 7
Travis Prentice is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Travis Prentice Seasons: 2000