From Todd Gurley to T.J. Yeldon to Cameron Artis-Payne, the SEC was loaded with top-notch running backs in 2014. And despite losing several big-time stars to the NFL, the conference will once again feature some of the nation’s most productive runners.
Though established stars like Arkansas’ duo of Alex Collins and Jonathan Williams and Georgia’s Nick Chubb have already put their stamp on the SEC, a number of youngsters are ready to break out.
The running back spot lends itself to putting up big numbers and this year should be no different. Here are five SEC running backs poised to have breakout 2015 campaigns.