The 20 Greatest Running Backs in NFL History

8. O.J. Simpson

Years Played: 1969-1979
All Time Stats: 11,236 Rushing Yards, 61 Rushing TDs, 4.7 Yards Per Carry
Accolades: 1973 NFL MVP, 6x Pro Bowler, 5x All-Pro

Ok so a bunch of you just realized O.J. Simpson played football, and an even bigger number realized he was actually really good. Yes, before the whole white Bronco, "if the glove don't fit" stuff, OJ was sonning dudes on the field for the Bills. Nicknamed "The Juice" for obvious reasons, he led the league in rushing four times and even won an MVP during his playing days despite not having a lot of success in the playoffs. Now if only he didn't O.J. Simpson was a really good running back.

blog comments powered by Disqus