Current NFL The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time  

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Big fan of New England football? Then check out this list of New England Patriots running backs with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting running back from throughout New England Patriots history, including current running backs and past ones. Featuring 2018-2019 New England Patriots and some of the greatest NFL running backs of all time, the best Patriots RBs include LeGarrette Blount, Kevin Faulk, Sam Cunningham, and Tony Collins, among many other football greats.

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

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215 92
Kevin Faulk is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

2
158 60
Corey Dillon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2006, 2005, 2004

3
174 70
Curtis Martin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1997, 1996, 1995

4
160 69
LeGarrette Blount is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2015, 2014, 2013

5
54 8
James White is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time
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148 80
Dion Lewis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

7
66 53
Shane Vereen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

8
53 41
Craig James is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

9
52 44
John Stephens is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988

10
61 55
BenJarvus Green-Ellis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008

11
49 44
Antowain Smith is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time
Antowain Smith

Seasons: 2003, 2002, 2001

12
46 41
Tony Collins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1987, 1986, 1985, 1983, 1982, 1981

13
66 63
Stevan Ridley is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

14
29 29
Leonard Russell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991

15
23 23
Mack Herron is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time
Mack Herron

Seasons: 1975, 1974, 1973

16
23 24
Don Calhoun is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975

17
27 30
Robert Edwards is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2000, 1999, 1998

18
19 21
Horace Ivory is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

19
28 33
Sammy Morris is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

20
22 26
Andy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time
Andy Johnson

Seasons: 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974

21
17 21
Carl Garrett is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time
Carl Garrett

Seasons: 1972,1971, 1970, 1969

22
16 22
Vagas Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1982, 1981, 1980

23
15 21
Josh Ashton is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time
Josh Ashton

Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972

24
20 29
Marion Butts is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1994

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19 28
Terry Allen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New England Patriots Running Backs of All Time

Seasons: 1999