NFL The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time  

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Big fan of Indianapolis football? Then check out this list of Indianapolis Colts running backs with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting running back from throughout Indianapolis Colts history, including current running backs and past ones. Featuring 2018-2019 Indianapolis Colts and some of the greatest NFL running backs of all time, the best Colts RBs include Joseph Addai, Edgerrin James, Buddy Young, and Marshall Faulk, among other football greats. 

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

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Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2000, 1999

2
161 39
Marshall Faulk is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

3
132 27
Eric Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987

4
115 47
Joseph Addai is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons:  2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

5
100 49
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

6
45 15
Marlon Mack is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time
Marlon Mack

Seasons: 2018, 2017

7
41 14
Lydell Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972

8
63 34
Dominic Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001

9
52 33
Donald Brown is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

10
27 15
Curtis Dickey is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980

11
39 27
Vick Ballard is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

12
24 16
Roosevelt Potts is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time
Roosevelt Potts

Seasons: 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993

13
20 16
Tom Matte is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1972, 1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961

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16 14
George Wonsley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time
George Wonsley

Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

15
15 14
Don McCauley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time
Don McCauley

Seasons: 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1971

16
19 19
Joe Washington is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978

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13 16
Norm Bulaich is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time
Norm Bulaich

Seasons: 1972, 1971, 1970

18
13 29
Stanley Havili is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time
Stanley Havili

Seasons: 2014, 2013

19
20 87
Trent Richardson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Indianapolis Colts Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013