NFL Single Game Playoffs Rushing Touchdowns Leaders

Single game leaders only reflect years for which we have complete boxscore data (1960 onward), all playoff games, and all 100 yard rushing/receiving or 300 yard passing games from 1940-1959.

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Leaders Table
Rank Player TD Tm Boxscore
1Ricky Watters5SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. New York Giants, January 15, 1994
2LeGarrette Blount4NWENew England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 11, 2014
3Shaun Alexander3SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Green Bay Packers, January 4, 2004
Mario Bates3ARIArizona Cardinals vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 10, 1999
Larry Csonka3MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Oakland Raiders, December 30, 1973
Kenneth Davis3BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Los Angeles Raiders, January 20, 1991
Terrell Davis3DENDenver Broncos vs. Green Bay Packers, January 25, 1998
Andy Farkas3WASWashington Redskins vs. New York Giants, December 19, 1943
William Floyd3SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Chicago Bears, January 7, 1995
Otto Graham3CLECleveland Browns vs. Detroit Lions, December 26, 1954
Ryan Grant3GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Seattle Seahawks, January 12, 2008
Franco Harris3PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Buffalo Bills, December 22, 1974
Curtis Martin3NWENew England Patriots vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 5, 1997
Tom Matte3BALBaltimore Colts vs. Cleveland Browns, December 29, 1968
Napoleon McCallum3RAILos Angeles Raiders vs. Denver Broncos, January 9, 1994
Marion Motley3CLECleveland Browns vs. Buffalo Bills, December 19, 1948
Adrian Peterson3MINMinnesota Vikings vs. New Orleans Saints, January 24, 2010
John Riggins3WASWashington Redskins vs. Los Angeles Rams, January 1, 1984
Larry Schreiber3SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Dallas Cowboys, December 23, 1972
Emmitt Smith3DALDallas Cowboys vs. Green Bay Packers, January 14, 1996
Thurman Thomas3BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Kansas City Chiefs, January 23, 1994
LeGarrette Blount3NWENew England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 18, 2015
23Charles Alexander2CINCincinnati Bengals vs. Buffalo Bills, January 3, 1982
Shaun Alexander2SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Carolina Panthers, January 22, 2006
Shaun Alexander2SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Chicago Bears, January 14, 2007
Marcus Allen2RAILos Angeles Raiders vs. Cleveland Browns, January 8, 1983
Marcus Allen2RAILos Angeles Raiders vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 1, 1984
Marcus Allen2RAILos Angeles Raiders vs. Washington Redskins, January 22, 1984
Mike Alstott2TAMTampa Bay Buccaneers vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 12, 2003
Alan Ameche2BALBaltimore Colts vs. New York Giants, December 28, 1958
Alfred Anderson2MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 26, 1988
Jamal Anderson2ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 9, 1999
Mike Anderson2DENDenver Broncos vs. New England Patriots, January 14, 2006
Elmer Angsman2CRDChicago Cardinals vs. Philadelphia Eagles, December 28, 1947
Pete Banaszak2OAKOakland Raiders vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 9, 1977
Craig Baynham2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Cleveland Browns, December 24, 1967
Ricky Bell2TAMTampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Philadelphia Eagles, December 29, 1979
Edgar Bennett2GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 4, 1997
Jerome Bettis2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Indianapolis Colts, December 29, 1996
Mel Bratton2DENDenver Broncos vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 7, 1990
Norm Bulaich2BALBaltimore Colts vs. Oakland Raiders, January 3, 1971
Earnest Byner2CLECleveland Browns vs. Miami Dolphins, January 4, 1986
Harry Clarke2CHIChicago Bears vs. Washington Redskins, December 8, 1940
Roger Craig2SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 1, 1989
Joe Cribbs2BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Cincinnati Bengals, January 3, 1982
Zack Crockett2INDIndianapolis Colts vs. San Diego Chargers, December 31, 1995
Larry Csonka2MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 13, 1974
Jay Cutler2CHIChicago Bears vs. Seattle Seahawks, January 16, 2011
Najeh Davenport2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, January 5, 2008
Ron Davenport2MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Cleveland Browns, January 4, 1986
Stephen Davis2WASWashington Redskins vs. Detroit Lions, January 8, 2000
Terrell Davis2DENDenver Broncos vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, December 27, 1997
Terrell Davis2DENDenver Broncos vs. Kansas City Chiefs, January 4, 1998
Terrell Davis2DENDenver Broncos vs. Miami Dolphins, January 9, 1999
Eric Dickerson2RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. Dallas Cowboys, January 4, 1986
Tony Dorsett2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Chicago Bears, December 26, 1977
Warrick Dunn2ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. St. Louis Rams, January 15, 2005
Marshall Faulk2STLSt. Louis Rams vs. Philadelphia Eagles, January 27, 2002
Chuck Foreman2MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Washington Redskins, December 18, 1976
Mike Garrett2KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Buffalo Bills, January 1, 1967
Eddie George2TENTennessee Titans vs. St. Louis Rams, January 30, 2000
Otto Graham2CLECleveland Browns vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 26, 1955
Ahman Green2GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Seattle Seahawks, January 4, 2004
Howard Griffith2DENDenver Broncos vs. Atlanta Falcons, January 31, 1999
Rodney Hampton2NYGNew York Giants vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 9, 1994
Pat Harder2DETDetroit Lions vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 21, 1952
Franco Harris2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Oakland Raiders, December 29, 1974
Franco Harris2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Denver Broncos, December 30, 1978
Franco Harris2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Los Angeles Rams, January 20, 1980
Reggie Harrison2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Baltimore Colts, December 19, 1976
Frank Hawkins2RAILos Angeles Raiders vs. Seattle Seahawks, January 8, 1984
Leroy Hoard2MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Arizona Cardinals, January 10, 1999
Dick Hoerner2RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. Cleveland Browns, December 24, 1950
Priest Holmes2KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 11, 2004
Marv Hubbard2OAKOakland Raiders vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, December 22, 1973
Edgerrin James2INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Kansas City Chiefs, January 11, 2004
Julius Jones2NORNew Orleans Saints vs. Seattle Seahawks, January 8, 2011
Thomas Jones2CHIChicago Bears vs. Seattle Seahawks, January 14, 2007
Thomas Jones2CHIChicago Bears vs. New Orleans Saints, January 21, 2007
LaMont Jordan2NYJNew York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 4, 2003
Jim Kiick2MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, December 31, 1972
Terry Kirby2SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 3, 1998
Scott Laidlaw2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Atlanta Falcons, December 30, 1978
Ron Lee2BALBaltimore Colts vs. Oakland Raiders, December 24, 1977
Greg Lewis2DENDenver Broncos vs. Houston Oilers, January 4, 1992
Jamal Lewis2BALBaltimore Ravens vs. Denver Broncos, December 31, 2000
Derek Loville2DENDenver Broncos vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, December 27, 1997
Curtis Martin2NYJNew York Jets vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, January 10, 1999
Napoleon McCallum2RAILos Angeles Raiders vs. Buffalo Bills, January 15, 1994
Willis McGahee2BALBaltimore Ravens vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 18, 2009
Jim McMahon2CHIChicago Bears vs. New England Patriots, January 26, 1986
Steve McNair2TENTennessee Titans vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, January 23, 2000
Steve McNair2TENTennessee Titans vs. Oakland Raiders, January 19, 2003
Rashard Mendenhall2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Baltimore Ravens, January 15, 2011
Bus Mertes2BCLBaltimore Colts vs. Buffalo Bills, December 12, 1948
Wilbert Montgomery2PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 3, 1981
Wilbert Montgomery2PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. New York Giants, December 27, 1981
Bam Morris2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Buffalo Bills, January 6, 1996
Joe Morris2NYGNew York Giants vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 4, 1987
Don Nottingham2BALBaltimore Colts vs. Cleveland Browns, December 26, 1971
Dave Osborn2MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 27, 1969
Willie Parker2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. San Diego Chargers, January 11, 2009
Walter Payton2CHIChicago Bears vs. Philadelphia Eagles, December 23, 1979
Don Perkins2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Cleveland Browns, December 24, 1967
Adrian Peterson2MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Philadelphia Eagles, January 4, 2009
Elijah Pitts2GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Kansas City Chiefs, January 15, 1967
Frank Pollard2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Denver Broncos, December 30, 1984
Tom Rathman2SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Denver Broncos, January 28, 1990
Ray Rice2BALBaltimore Ravens vs. New England Patriots, January 10, 2010
Gerald Riggs2WASWashington Redskins vs. Detroit Lions, January 12, 1992
Gerald Riggs2WASWashington Redskins vs. Buffalo Bills, January 26, 1992
Gerald Riggs2WASWashington Redskins vs. Atlanta Falcons, January 4, 1992
John Riggins2WASWashington Redskins vs. Dallas Cowboys, January 22, 1983
John Riggins2WASWashington Redskins vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 8, 1984
John Riggins2WASWashington Redskins vs. Chicago Bears, December 30, 1984
Bo Scott2CLECleveland Browns vs. Dallas Cowboys, December 28, 1969
Billy Sims2DETDetroit Lions vs. San Francisco 49ers, December 31, 1983
Antowain Smith2BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Tennessee Titans, January 8, 2000
Emmitt Smith2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Buffalo Bills, January 30, 1994
Emmitt Smith2DALDallas Cowboys vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 15, 1995
Emmitt Smith2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 28, 1996
Emmitt Smith2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Minnesota Vikings, December 28, 1996
Lamar Smith2MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Indianapolis Colts, December 30, 2000
Timmy Smith2WASWashington Redskins vs. Denver Broncos, January 31, 1988
Darren Sproles2SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 3, 2009
Norm Standlee2CHIChicago Bears vs. New York Giants, December 21, 1941
Norm Standlee2CHIChicago Bears vs. Green Bay Packers, December 14, 1941
Kordell Stewart2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Indianapolis Colts, December 29, 1996
Ken Strong2NYGNew York Giants vs. Chicago Bears, December 9, 1934
Blair Thomas2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Green Bay Packers, January 8, 1995
Thurman Thomas2BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Miami Dolphins, January 12, 1991
LaDainian Tomlinson2SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. New England Patriots, January 14, 2007
LaDainian Tomlinson2NYJNew York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 8, 2011
Tom Tracy2DETDetroit Lions vs. San Francisco 49ers, December 22, 1957
Mark van Eeghen2OAKOakland Raiders vs. Cleveland Browns, January 4, 1981
Billy Wade2CHIChicago Bears vs. New York Giants, December 29, 1963
Curt Warner2SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Miami Dolphins, December 31, 1983
Alex Webster2NYGNew York Giants vs. Chicago Bears, December 30, 1956
Brian Westbrook2PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. New Orleans Saints, January 13, 2007
Travis Williams2GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 23, 1967
Stanley Wilson2CINCincinnati Bengals vs. Seattle Seahawks, December 31, 1988
Ickey Woods2CINCincinnati Bengals vs. Buffalo Bills, January 8, 1989
Amos Zereoue2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Baltimore Ravens, January 20, 2002
Darren Sproles2NORNew Orleans Saints vs. Detroit Lions, January 7, 2012
Arian Foster2HOUHouston Texans vs. Cincinnati Bengals, January 7, 2012
Frank Gore2SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Atlanta Falcons, January 20, 2013
Colin Kaepernick2SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Green Bay Packers, January 12, 2013
Stevan Ridley2NWENew England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 11, 2014
Marshawn Lynch2SEASeattle Seahawks vs. New Orleans Saints, January 11, 2014
Jonathan Stewart2CARCarolina Panthers vs. Seattle Seahawks, January 17, 2016
Cam Newton2CARCarolina Panthers vs. Arizona Cardinals, January 24, 2016