This third part of the series will review the top 10 running backs in college football. The depth of quality candidates at this position is higher than it has been in a few years, so the competition was quite spirited. The list includes strong representation from the Big Ten, SEC and Pac-12 and varies from speedy breakaway threats to explosive power runners.
Here are the top 10 running backs in college football:
(Note: Unless otherwise noted, all metrics below are from games against Power 5 opponents.)