Running back

Walter Payton’s “Sweetness” Summed Up in One Incredible Run NFL Walter Payton’s “Sweetness” Summed Up in One Incredible Run , 11:54am, October 17

The pure greatness of running back Walter Payton can't be explained all at once, but he showed how great he…

What Happened to Denard Robinson & Where is He Now? Big Ten What Happened to Denard Robinson & Where is He Now? , The League 3:11pm, October 5

"Shoelace" may not seem like the most exciting nickname. Still, you should make no mistake about the dynamism of former…

Tank Bigsby is Continuing Auburn’s RB Legacy & Emerging as College Football’s Best Auburn Tank Bigsby is Continuing Auburn’s RB Legacy & Emerging as College Football’s Best , 2:51pm, October 5

Some nicknames were meant to be. "Broadway" Joe Namath thrived when the lights shined brightest. Walter Payton was "Sweetness" in…

The 10 Best LSU Football Players Ever, Ranked LSU The 10 Best LSU Football Players Ever, Ranked , 12:14pm, October 1

Louisiana State University has a long and storied history of fielding an elite college football program every year. Since 2000…

Bo Jackson Ran Fastest 40-Yard Dash Ever, According to Leaked Report NFL Bo Jackson Ran Fastest 40-Yard Dash Ever, According to Leaked Report , 11:47am, September 18

For anyone who watched Bo Jackson play, and the rest of us who live vicariously through his jaw-dropping highlights, it's…

The 15 Greatest Georgia Running Backs of All Time, Ranked Georgia The 15 Greatest Georgia Running Backs of All Time, Ranked , 12:52pm, September 1

The debate for 'DBU' -- where the greatest defensive backs in college football hail from -- swings from Florida to…

Brian Robinson Stayed True to Alabama, And the Backfield is Finally His Alabama Brian Robinson Stayed True to Alabama, And the Backfield is Finally His , Staff Writer 12:12pm, August 31

The coronavirus pandemic turned out to be a blessing in disguise for Brian Robinson Jr. No, the Alabama running back…

Lawrance Toafili Gives Florida State’s Offense an Explosive Edge Florida State Lawrance Toafili Gives Florida State’s Offense an Explosive Edge , Staff Writer 3:09pm, August 19

Florida State has developed some outstanding running backs in recent years. Dalvin Cook is the first one to come to…

High School RB “Stiff Legs” Opponent, But Was It Legal? High School High School RB “Stiff Legs” Opponent, But Was It Legal? , Staff Writer 2:30pm, August 3

Football is a collision sport, not a contact sport like some would have you believe. Ball carriers are the focal…

Ezekiel Elliott & His Girlfriend Stay Out of the Public Limelight NFL Ezekiel Elliott & His Girlfriend Stay Out of the Public Limelight , The League 2:18pm, August 3

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has had a sensational start to his career in the NFL. At just 26,…

Derrick Henry’s Size Doesn’t Affect His Blazing Speed NFL Derrick Henry’s Size Doesn’t Affect His Blazing Speed , The League 2:31pm, July 26

The legend of Derrick Henry is ever-growing. Stories about the Tennessee Titans running back and 2020 Offensive Player of the…

Dalton Hilliard Set LSU Records, But He Experienced Tragedy in Retirement LSU Dalton Hilliard Set LSU Records, But He Experienced Tragedy in Retirement , Staff Writer 3:37pm, July 20

The state of Louisiana has produced some mighty fine football players. Peyton Manning, Eli Manning, Terry Bradshaw, Marshall Faulk, Ed…

Larry Johnson Was a Dominant (& Controversial) Running Back, But Where is He Now? NFL Larry Johnson Was a Dominant (& Controversial) Running Back, But Where is He Now? , The League 11:30am, July 15

Being a sports fan can be complicated. The legacy of former NFL player Larry Johnson is a striking example of…

Rudi Johnson’s 70-Yard TD Run Highlighted Auburn’s First “Eagle Flight” Game Auburn Rudi Johnson’s 70-Yard TD Run Highlighted Auburn’s First “Eagle Flight” Game , Staff Writer 3:14pm, July 8

The Auburn Tigers were in some trouble in the opening game of the 2000 college football season. The Tigers built…

Remember Bobby Humphrey? He Stayed in Alabama After Football Alabama Remember Bobby Humphrey? He Stayed in Alabama After Football , Staff Writer 1:05pm, July 8

The Alabama Crimson Tide football program has had its fair share of stud running backs. Hell, remember when Alvin Kamara,…

Rodney Hampton: Where Is The UGA Great and Super Bowl Champion Today? Georgia Rodney Hampton: Where Is The UGA Great and Super Bowl Champion Today? , Staff Writer 3:03pm, July 7

The University of Georgia has churned out several elite college football running backs. Herschel Walker is at the top of…

Eddie Lacy’s NFL Career Was Short-Lived, But Where is He Now? Alabama Eddie Lacy’s NFL Career Was Short-Lived, But Where is He Now? , Staff Writer 1:46pm, July 1

Does anyone remember a time when the Alabama Crimson Tide weren't the top dog in college football? It was a…

Saquon Barkley’s Massive Legs Earned Him His “SaQuads” Nickname NFL Saquon Barkley’s Massive Legs Earned Him His “SaQuads” Nickname , The League 12:43pm, July 1

Saquon Barkley has a different build than most. The New York Giants running back may look like a bodybuilder, but he does…

Bo Jackson Ran Fastest 40-Yard Dash Ever, According to Leaked Report NFL Bo Jackson Ran Fastest 40-Yard Dash Ever, According to Leaked Report , 11:47am, September 18

For anyone who watched Bo Jackson play, and the rest of us who live vicariously through his jaw-dropping highlights, it's…

The 10 Best LSU Football Players Ever, Ranked LSU The 10 Best LSU Football Players Ever, Ranked , 12:14pm, October 1

Louisiana State University has a long and storied history of fielding an elite college football program every year. Since 2000…

The 15 Greatest Georgia Running Backs of All Time, Ranked Georgia The 15 Greatest Georgia Running Backs of All Time, Ranked , 12:52pm, September 1

The debate for 'DBU' -- where the greatest defensive backs in college football hail from -- swings from Florida to…

Walter Payton’s “Sweetness” Summed Up in One Incredible Run NFL Walter Payton’s “Sweetness” Summed Up in One Incredible Run , 11:54am, October 17

The pure greatness of running back Walter Payton can't be explained all at once, but he showed how great he…