The smallest running back in NFL history was Butch Meeker. He played two games in the NFL and score two touchdowns. He was five foot three inches tall.
Darren Sproles is the smallest in 2012
Darren Sproles of the San Diego Chargers.
332 =============== There is no set minimum but the smallest player in the NFL , a kicker, weighs 155 pounds . I think the smallest running back weighs 185.
The question of who the greatest running back in the history of the NFL could be different for different people. Some people may say Barry Sanders or Walter Payton, but there is no definitive best.
No. Sanders was one of the greatest running backs in NFL history.
Darren Sproles #43 for the San Diego Chargers
average weight of an nfl running back is about 215 pounds
Chris Johnson is the best running back in the NFL right now!
Walter Peyton of the Chicago bears
The average weight of an NFL running back is 215 pounds. The smallest back in the league is Darren Sproles at 5 feet 6 inches and 185 pounds. The largest running back in the league is the New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs. Brandon Jacobs is 6 feet 4 inches and 264 pounds.
how long is a running back career
Barry Sanders was the best running back known to the NFL.
Chris Johnson is the starting runningback for the Tennessee titans. He is the fourth best running back in NFL history.
Jim Brown became the greatest running back in NFL history. Then he became an actor and an activist.
barry sanders did it for over 10 years.
the strongest running back in the nfl is running back Steve slaton he was known for excellent speed and tremendous strenght in his career for Virginia and carries it out through the nfl he will be a top 5 back in the nfl.
Brandon Jacobs- Listed At 6'4 265lbs..... Currently The Biggest NFL Running Back In The League
That was Beattie Feathers of the Chicago Bears with 1,004 yards. He was the first running back to rush for 1,000+ yards in a season in NFL history.