BEST RATED RUNNING BACKS BY RUSHING 2025 NFL Draft

2025 BEST RATED RUNNING BACKS BY RUSHING

The annals of college football are adorned with running backs whose rushing aptitudes have set stadiums alight, crafted highlight reels, and etched their names into the history books. From the explosive runs of Adrian Peterson (Oklahoma) to the unyielding drives of Derrick Henry (Alabama), illustrious backs have underscored the pivotal role of a potent ground game in achieving offensive supremacy.

Below unfolds a data-driven journey spotlighting the college running backs who are currently carving up defenses and stacking up rushing yards. Dive into metrics such as yards per carry, rushing touchdowns, and breakaway runs to ascertain which backs are thundering through defensive lines and spearheading their teams' rushing attacks in the current college football landscape.

2025 Running Backs ranked by RUSHING

RANK Player Pos Team RUSHING BREAK TACKLES RECEIVING PASS BLOCKING RUN BLOCKING Rating
1

DJ
Giddens

RB
Kansas State   Mascot
Kansas State Mascot
94 75 64 72 54
84.0
2

TreVeyon
Henderson

RB
Ohio State   Mascot
Ohio State Mascot
92 78 70 62 72
86.4
3

Ollie
Gordon II

RB
Oklahoma State   Mascot
Oklahoma State Mascot
91 80 61 54 56
87.5
4

Tahj
Brooks

RB
Texas Tech   Mascot
Texas Tech Mascot
91 71 57 72 60
81.3
5

Jordan
James

RB
Oregon   Mascot
Oregon Mascot
91 82 63 51 45
78.9
6

Kyle
Monangai

RB
Rutgers   Mascot
Rutgers Mascot
90 75 56 62 66
84.0
7

Omarion
Hampton

RB
North Carolina   Mascot
North Carolina Mascot
90 87 70 52 59
87.1
8

Quinshon
Judkins

RB
Ohio State   Mascot
Ohio State Mascot
89 70 60 44 52
87.7
9

Ashton
Jeanty

RB
Boise State   Mascot
Boise State Mascot
88 88 82 52 53
86.5
10

Trevor
Etienne

RB
Florida   Mascot
Florida Mascot
88 90 68 23 53
84.6
11

Jaydn
Ott

RB
California   Mascot
California Mascot
85 69 69 43 56
83.5
12

Devin
Neal

RB
Kansas   Mascot
Kansas Mascot
85 71 64 38 57
81.0
13

Damien
Martinez

RB
Oregon State   Mascot
Oregon State Mascot
84 77 52 19 54
82.4
14

Jo'Quavious
Marks

RB
Mississippi State   Mascot
Mississippi State Mascot
83 62 75 69 55
73.9
15

Josh
Williams

RB
LSU   Mascot
LSU Mascot
80 57 68 43 68
66.9
16

Roman
Hemby

RB
Maryland   Mascot
Maryland Mascot
80 73 68 29 61
83.0
17

Raheim
Sanders

RB
Arkansas   Mascot
Arkansas Mascot
77 59 61 50 52
83.3
18

Armoni
Goodwin

RB
LSU   Mascot
LSU Mascot
75 83 53 29 41
60.8
19

Jarquez
Hunter

RB
Auburn   Mascot
Auburn Mascot
73 75 52 41 52
50.0
20

Corey
Kiner

RB
Cincinnati   Mascot
Cincinnati Mascot
72 59 45 44 41
70.4