Sports The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time  

Ranker NFL
2.1k votes 402 voters 13.8k views 20 items

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 2018-2019 Denver Broncos and some of the greatest NFL running backs of all time, the best Broncos RBs include Terrell Davis, Floyd Little, Tony Dorsett, and Sammy Winder, among other football greats.

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.

list ordered by

1
228 22
Terrell Davis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2001, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

2
108 35
Floyd Little is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1867

3
80 30
Otis Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973

4
87 63
Mike Anderson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000

5
67 49
Tony Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1988

6
102 87
C. J. Anderson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

7
58 44
Sammy Winder is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982

8
70 59
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011

9
73 69
Knowshon Moreno is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

10
38 31
Rob Lytle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Rob Lytle

Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

11
34 27
Dave Preston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Dave Preston

Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978

12
34 29
Gaston Green is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1992, 1991

13
52 53
Ronnie Hillman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

14
49 51
Tatum Bell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Tatum Bell

Seasons: 2008, 2006, 2005, 2004

15
42 43
Olandis Gary is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

16
49 53
Peyton Hillis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2009, 2008

17
37 39
Bobby Humphrey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989

18
20 38
Rod Bernstine is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Rod Bernstine

Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993

19
25 50
Selvin Young is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time
Selvin Young

Seasons: 2008, 2007

20
15 41
Leonard Russell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Denver Broncos Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1994