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The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time 

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Updated August 27, 2019 2.2k votes 505 voters 14.3k views 32 items

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 2018-2019 Cleveland Browns and some of the greatest NFL running backs of all time, the best Browns RBs include Leroy Kelly, Greg Pruitt, Earnest Byner, and Kevin Mack, among many other football greats.

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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Jim Brown is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
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Leroy Kelly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Leroy Kelly

Seasons: 1973, 1972,1971, 1970

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Greg Pruitt is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time

Seasons:  1980, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974

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Earnest Byner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1985

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Nick Chubb is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
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Eric Metcalf is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1990, 1989

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Mike Pruitt is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1983

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Marion Motley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
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Kevin Mack is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
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Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
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Jamal Lewis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time

Seasons:  2009, 2008, 2007

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Peyton Hillis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Peyton Hillis

Seasons: 2011, 2010

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Leroy Hoard is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991

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Calvin Hill is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1979

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Isaiah Crowell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

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Ernie Green is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
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Bo Scott is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
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Curtis Dickey is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1986

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Dub Jones is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
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Charles White is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1982, 1981

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Reuben Droughns is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2006, 2005

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Cleo Miller is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
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Jamel White is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
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William Green is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002

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Boyce Green is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Running Backs of All Time
Boyce Green

Seasons: 1984