NFL The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time  

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Big fan of Los Angeles football? Then check out this list of Los Angeles Chargers running backs with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting running back from throughout Los Angeles Chargers history, including current running backs and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NFL running backs of all time, the best Chargers RBs include LaDainian Tomlinson, Natrone Means, Gary Anderson, and Chuck Muncie.

In the 2017-18 NFL season, the current LA Chargers starting RBs and backup RBs are .Melvin Gordon, Branden Oliver, Austin Ekeler, and Andre Williams. 

Who are the best running backs in Los Angeles Chargers history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of San Diego Chargers starting running back.

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LaDainian Tomlinson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
LaDainian Tomlinson Seasons: 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001

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Melvin Gordon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Melvin Gordon Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015  

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Chuck Muncie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Chuck Muncie Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981

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Natrone Means is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Natrone Means Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1995, 1994

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Marion Butts is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Marion Butts Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1990

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Branden Oliver is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Branden Oliver Seasons: 2014

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Ryan Mathews is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Ryan Mathews Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

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Leonard Russell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Leonard Russell Seasons: 1996

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Dickie Post is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Dickie Post Seasons: 1970

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Gary Anderson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Gary Anderson Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986

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Gary Brown is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Gary Brown Seasons: 1997

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Clarence Williams is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Clarence Williams Seasons: 1980

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Lionel James is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Lionel James Seasons: 1985

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Lydell Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Lydell Mitchell Seasons: 1978

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Don Woods is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Don Woods Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1974

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Jermaine Fazande is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Jermaine Fazande Seasons: 2000

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Mike Thomas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Mike Thomas Seasons: 1979

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Rickey Young is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Rickey Young Seasons: 1975

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Earnest Jackson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Earnest Jackson Seasons: 1984

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Tim Spencer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Tim Spencer Seasons: 1989

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Rod Bernstine is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Rod Bernstine Seasons: 1991

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Mike Garrett is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Los Angeles Chargers Running Backs of All Time
Mike Garrett Seasons: 1973, 1972,1971