College Sports The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time  

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College football fans, we’re ranking the best Nebraska Cornhuskers running backs of all time. It includes every starting running back throughout Nebraska Cornhuskers history, including current running backs and past ones. This Nebraska football roster has famous All-Americans, Nebraska running backs in the NFL, and Cornhuskers players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college running backs of all time, the best Nebraska RBs include Mike Rozier, Ameer Abdullah, Eric Crouch, and Terrell Newby.

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

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15 5
Mike Rozier is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

1981 - 1983

2
12 3
Ahman Green is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

1995 - 

3
12 6
Lawrence Phillips is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

1993 - 1995

4
7 2
Roger Craig is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

1979 - 1982

5
8 3
Rex Burkhead is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

2009 - 2012

6
10 5
Ameer Abdullah is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time
Ameer Abdullah

2011 - 2014

7
6 2
I.M. Hipp is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time
I.M. Hipp

1977 - 1979

8
4 1
Devine Ozigbo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time
Devine Ozigbo

2015 - 2018

9
4 1
Jarvis Redwine is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

1976 - 1980

10
8 6
Roy Helu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

2007 - 2010

11
8 6
Eric Crouch is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

1998 - 2001

12
4 2
Rick Berns is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time
Rick Berns

1976 - 1978

13
3 1
Jeff Kinney is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time
Jeff Kinney

1969 - 1971

14
4 3
Taylor Martinez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

2010 - 2013

15
5 5
Ken Clark is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

1987 - 

16
3 3
Cory Ross is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

2002 - 2005

17
3 3
Tony Davis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time
Tony Davis

1972 - 1975

18
2 2
Monte Anthony is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time
Monte Anthony

1974 - 1977

19
2 2
Derek Brown is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

1990 - 1992

20
1 1
Dan Alexander is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time

1997 - 2000

21
1 1
Terrell Newby is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time
Terrell Newby

2013 - 2016

22
1 1
Doug DuBose is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time
Doug DuBose

1982 - 1985

23
6 7
Calvin Jones is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time
Calvin Jones

1991

24
4 5
Dahrran Diedrick is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time
Dahrran Diedrick

1999 - 2002

25
1 2
Marlon Lucky is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Running Backs of All Time
Marlon Lucky

2005 - 2008