College Sports The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time  

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College football fans, we’re ranking the best Miami Hurricanes running backs of all time. It includes every starting running back throughout Miami Hurricanes history, including current running backs and past ones. This Miami football roster has famous All-Americans, Miami running backs in the NFL, and Hurricanes players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college running backs of all time, the best Miami RBs include Duke Johnson, Joseph Yearby, Javarris James, and Frank Gore.

Who are the greatest running backs in Miami Hurricanes history? Add your favorites if they’re not all on this list of University of Miami football players who have played as running back. 

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23 3
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time

2001 - 2004

2
26 6
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time

1996 - 1998

3
23 4
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time

1999 - 2001

4
19 3
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time

2001 - 2002

5
24 9
Duke Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time

2012 - 2014

6
20 6
Ottis Anderson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time

1975 - 1978

7
14 2
Lamar Miller is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time

2010 - 2011

8
16 4
James Jackson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
James Jackson

1996 - 2000

9
8 1
Melvin Bratton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Melvin Bratton

1984 - 1987

10
11 5
Travis Homer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Travis Homer

2016 - 2018

11
10 5
Alonzo Highsmith is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time

1983 - 1986

12
9 5
Graig Cooper is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Graig Cooper

2007 - 2010

13
11 8
Mark Walton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Mark Walton

2015 - 2017

14
9 6
Joseph Yearby is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Joseph Yearby

2014 - 2016

15
8 6
Javarris James is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time

2006 - 2009

16
7 5
Tyrone Moss is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Tyrone Moss

2003 - 

17
5 3
Mike James is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Mike James

2009 - 2012

18
3 1
Jarrett Payton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Jarrett Payton

1999 - 2002

19
4 3
Damien Berry is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time

2007 - 2010

20
4 3
Chuck Foreman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time

1970 - 1972

 

21
3 2
Smokey Roan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Smokey Roan

1979 - 1981

22
8 8
Danyell Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Danyell Ferguson

1992 - 1996

23
6 6
Leonard Conley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Leonard Conley

1987 - 1990

24
5 5
Stephen McGuire is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Stephen McGuire

1989 - 1992

25
3 4
Warren Williams is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Hurricanes Running Backs of All Time
Warren Williams

1984 - 1987