sports The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time  

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Big fan of Denver football? Then check out this list of Denver Broncos running backs with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting running back from throughout Denver Broncos history, including current running backs and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NFL running backs of all time, the best Broncos RBs include Terrell Davis, Floyd Little, Tony Dorsett, and Sammy Winder.

In the 2017-18 NFL season, the current Denver Broncos starting RBs and backup RBs are C. J. Anderson, Devontae Booker, Jamaal Charles, and De'Angelo Henderson. 

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

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Terrell Davis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Terrell Davis Running back - Seasons: 2001, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

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28 9
Floyd Little is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Floyd Little Running back - Seasons: 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1977

3
28 14
Mike Anderson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Mike Anderson Running back, Fullback - Seasons: 2005, 2002, 2000

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23 12
Tony Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Tony Dorsett Running back - Seasons: 1988

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Otis Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Otis Armstrong Running back - Seasons: 1978, 1977, 1976, 1974

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17 7
Sammy Winder is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Sammy Winder Running back - Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983

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24 15
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Willis McGahee Running back - Seasons: 2012, 2011

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36 29
C. J. Anderson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
C. J. Anderson Running back - Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2014

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Bobby Humphrey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Bobby Humphrey Running back - Seasons: 1990, 1989

10
25 20
Knowshon Moreno is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Knowshon Moreno Running back - Seasons: 2013, 2010, 2009

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13 10
Olandis Gary is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Olandis Gary Running back - Seasons: 1999

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8 5
Rob Lytle is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Rob Lytle Running back - Seasons: 1979

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Tatum Bell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Tatum Bell Running back - Seasons: 2006

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Peyton Hillis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Peyton Hillis Running back - Seasons: 2008

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15 16
Ronnie Hillman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Ronnie Hillman Running back - Seasons: 2015

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7 8
Dave Preston is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Dave Preston Running back - Seasons: 1982, 1981, 1980

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5 6
Gaston Green is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Gaston Green Running back - Seasons: 1992, 1991

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Leonard Russell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Leonard Russell Running back - Seasons: 1994

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9 14
Selvin Young is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Selvin Young Running back - Seasons: 2007

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4 8
Rod Bernstine is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Rod Bernstine Running back, Tight end - Seasons: 1993