Recent History of Running Backs Drafted
Draft Year First Player Selected by Position Round (OVR) Draft Team Total Drafted
2004Steven Jackson, Oregon State1 (24)Rams27
2005Ronnie Brown, Auburn1 (2)Dolphins29
2006Reggie Bush, Southern California1 (2)Saints26
2007Adrian Peterson, Oklahoma1 (7)Vikings29
2008Darren McFadden, Arkansas1 (4)Raiders30
2009Knowshon Moreno, Georgia1 (12)Broncos31
2010C.J. Spiller, Clemson1 (9)Bills27
2011Mark Ingram II, Alabama1 (28)Saints39
2012Trent Richardson, Alabama1 (3)Browns29
2013Giovani Bernard, North Carolina2 (37)Bengals38
2014Bishop Sankey, Washington2 (54)Titans33
2015Todd Gurley, Georgia1 (10)Rams32
2016Ezekiel Elliott, Ohio State1 (4)Cowboys34
2017Leonard Fournette, Louisiana State1 (4)Jaguars48
2018Saquon Barkley, Penn State1 (2)Giants63

2019 Running Back Prospects

Running Back Draft Projection

Current Prospect Rankings Include 2018 Collegiate Statistics

Player CL HT WT GP Att Yards AVG TD Yards/G PROJ
Damien Harris, ALASR5'11"214131267716.12759.311st
David Montgomery, ISUJR5'11"2191123110924.731299.272nd
Bryce Love, STANSR5'10"196101667394.45673.902nd
Justice Hill, OKSTJR5'10"185101589305.89993.002nd
Benny Snell Jr., UKJR5'11"2231226313054.9614108.753rd
Myles Gaskin, WASHSR5'10"1931123511474.8810104.273rd
Rodney Anderson, OKLA6'1"2193rd
Devin Singletary, FAUJR5'9"2001226113485.1622112.333rd
Miles Sanders, PSUJR5'11"2111220712235.919101.924th
Darrell Henderson, MEMJR5'9"2001321419098.9222146.854th
Josh Jacobs, ALAJR5'10"20413944955.271138.084th
Mike Weber, OSUJR5'10"212121578585.46571.504th
Karan Higdon, MICHSR5'10"1891122411785.2610107.094th
Trayveon Williams, TA&MJR5'9"2001225215246.0515127.004th
Jacques Patrick, FSUSR6'3"231121083783.50131.505th
Travis Homer, MIAMIJR5'11"200121549696.29480.756th
Wes Hills, SRU6'2"2186th
Dexter Williams, ND5'11"2156th
Elijah Holyfield, UGAJR5'11"215131479566.50773.547th
Jonathan Taylor, WISSO5'11"2141228019897.1015165.757th
Lamical Perine, FLAJR5'11"218121287505.86662.507-FA
Ke'Shawn Vaughn, VANJR5'10"2151114410016.951091.007-FA
Alex Barnes, KSUJR6'1"2271225613555.2912112.927-FA
L.J. Scott, MSU6'1"230UDFA
J.J. Taylor, ARIZSO5'6"1801225514345.626119.50UDFA
Jalin Moore, APP5'11"190UDFA
Nico Evans, WYOSR5'9"2111020313256.538132.50UDFA
Zack Moss, UTAH5'10"213UDFA
Jordan Scarlett, FLAJR5'10"213121227175.88459.75UDFA
Ty Johnson, MDSR5'10"1849665067.67356.22UDFA
KirVonte Benson, GT5'9"211UDFA
Aeris Williams, MSSTSR6'1"21511795026.35345.64UDFA
Qadree Ollison, PITTSR6'2"2301318911906.301191.54UDFA
Jordan Cronkrite, USFJR5'11"2051117310956.33999.55UDFA
Travon McMillan, COLO6'0"200UDFA
Devwah Whaley, ARK5'11"216UDFA
Rodney Smith, MINN5'11"209UDFA
Ryquell Armstead, TEMSR5'11"2051021010985.2313109.80UDFA
Darrin Hall, PITTSR5'11"2201313710217.45978.54UDFA
Malcolm Perry, NAVYJR5'9"1851216610356.23786.25UDFA
Devine Ozigbo, NEBSR6'0"2351215510826.981290.17UDFA
Braeden West, SMUSR5'10"170121385894.27649.08UDFA
Tony Brooks-James, ORESR5'9"18512573065.37425.50UDFA
Darius Anderson, TCUJR5'11"205111245984.82354.36UDFA
James Williams, WSUJR5'11"195121195524.641246.00UDFA
Khalil Herbert, KUJR5'9"200121134994.42541.58UDFA
A.J. Turner, SCJR5'10"18411462946.39226.73UDFA