The life of an NFL running back is extremely short due to physical play and a deep pool of running backs available.
Some teams are graced with the luxury of having one superstar back, while others are blessed with two quality running backs that maintain production while the other is on the sideline. A successful running back tandem usually translates into wins, because it takes a ton of pressure off an offensive coordinator and the team's quarterback.
In order to be on this list, a team had to have two running back with a minimum of 40 carries each.
With the number of quality backs on the rise, here's a look at the Top Five running back tandems in the NFL today.