College Football The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time  

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College football fans, we’re ranking the best Oklahoma Sooners running backs of all time. It includes every starting running back throughout Oklahoma Sooners history, including current running backs and past ones. This Oklahoma football roster has famous All-Americans, Oklahoma running backs in the NFL, and Sooners players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college running backs of all time, the best Oklahoma RBs include Adrian Peterson, Samaje Perine, DeMarco Murray, and Chris Brown.

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

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1
16 5
Adrian Peterson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time

2004 - 2006

2
13 5
Billy Sims is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time

1975 - 1979

3
15 10
DeMarco Murray is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time

2007 -  2010

4
12 7
Samaje Perine is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
Samaje Perine

2014 - 2016

5
10 6
Joe Washington is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time

1972 - 1975

6
7 4
Quentin Griffin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
Quentin Griffin

1999 - 2002

7
9 7
Steve Owens is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time

1967 - 1969

8
6 4
Joe Mixon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
Joe Mixon

2005 - 2006

9
4 2
James Allen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
James Allen

1993 - 1996

10
7 6
Chris Brown is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
Chris Brown

2006 - 2009

11
6 5
Stanley Wilson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time

1979 - 1982

12
3 2
Jim Grisham is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
Jim Grisham

1962 - 1964

13
2 1
Leon Crosswhite is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
Leon Crosswhite

1970 - 1972

14
2 1
Jack Mildren is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time

1969 - 1971

15
1 0
Jerald Moore is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
Jerald Moore

1993 - 1995

16
7 7
De'Mond Parker is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
De'Mond Parker

1996 - 1998

17
5 5
Mike Gaddis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
Mike Gaddis

1988 - 1991

18
4 4
Spencer Tillman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time

1983 - 1986

19
4 4
Greg Pruitt is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time

1970 - 1972

20
2 2
Steve Davis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
Steve Davis

1973 - 1975

21
2 2
Brennan Clay is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
Brennan Clay

2010 - 2013

22
4 5
Lydell Carr is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
Lydell Carr

1984 - 1987

23
2 3
Allen Patrick is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time

2005 - 2007

24
0 1
Leon Perry is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time
Leon Perry

1985 - 1989

25
0 1
Elvis Peacock is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Oklahoma Sooners Running Backs of All Time

1974 - 1977