NFL The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time  

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Big fan of New York football? Then check out this list of New York Jets running backs with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting running back from throughout New York Jets history, including current running backs and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NFL running backs of all time, the best Jets RBs include Curits Martin, John Riggins, LaDainian Tolinson, and Freeman McNeil.

In the 2017-18 NFL season, the current NY Jets starting RBs and backup RBs are Matt Forte, Elijah McGuire, Bilal Powell, and Travaris Cadet. 

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

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Curtis Martin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Curtis Martin Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998

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Freeman McNeil is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Freeman McNeil Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981

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Thomas Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Thomas Jones Seasons: 2009, 2008, 2007

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Emerson Boozer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Emerson Boozer Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971 

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Adrian Murrell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Adrian Murrell Seasons: 1997, 1996, 1995

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LaDainian Tomlinson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
LaDainian Tomlinson Seasons: 2010

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Chris Ivory is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Chris Ivory Seasons: 2015, 2014

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Bilal Powell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Bilal Powell Seasons: 2013

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Johnny Hector is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Johnny Hector Seasons: 1989

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Leon Washington is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Leon Washington Seasons: 2006

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Shonn Greene is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Shonn Greene Seasons: 2012, 2011

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Matt Forté is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Matt Forté Seasons: 2016

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Johnny Johnson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Johnny Johnson Seasons: 1994, 1993

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Steve Davis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Steve Davis Seasons: 1976

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George Nock is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
George Nock Seasons: 1970

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Carl Garrett is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Carl Garrett Seasons: 1975

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Scott Dierking is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Scott Dierking Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

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Blair Thomas is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New York Jets Running Backs of All Time
Blair Thomas Seasons: 1992, 1991, 1990