NFL Year-by-Year Playoffs Yards per Rushing Attempt Leaders

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Leaders Table
Year Player Y/A Tm
2015Eddie Lacy (25)6.3GNB
2014Jonathan Stewart (27)5.2CAR
2013Ronnie Brown (31)9.6SDG
2012Colin Kaepernick (24)10.6SFO
2011Aaron Rodgers (27)9.4GNB
2010Jamaal Charles (23)9.1KAN
2009Cedric Benson (26)8.0CIN
2008Chris Johnson (22)6.5TEN
2007Ryan Grant (24)5.8GNB
2006Brian Westbrook (27)7.8PHI
2005DeShaun Foster (25)4.8CAR
2004Michael Vick (24)14.9ATL
2003Donovan McNabb (26)9.7PHI
2002Jeff Garcia (32)8.6SFO
2001Charlie Garner (29)6.9OAK
2000Jay Fiedler (28)6.1MIA
1999Steve McNair (26)7.9TEN
1999Brian Mitchell (31)7.9WAS
1998Terrell Davis (25)6.0DEN
1997Derek Loville (29)9.4DEN
1996Herschel Walker (34)7.8DAL
1995Zack Crockett (22)11.3IND
1994Irving Spikes (23)5.4MIA
1993Barry Sanders+ (25)6.3DET
1992Aaron Craver (23)9.0MIA
1991Darren Lewis (22)7.2CHI
1990Randall Cunningham (27)11.4PHI
1989Merril Hoge (24)6.7PIT
1988Thurman Thomas+ (22)10.7BUF
1987Timmy Smith (23)6.7WAS
1986Eric Dickerson+ (26)6.1RAM
1985Earnest Byner (22)10.1CLE
1984Frank Pollard (27)5.4PIT
1983Marcus Allen+ (23)8.0RAI
1982Ottis Anderson (25)7.3STL
1981Joe Cribbs (23)5.8BUF
1980Tony Dorsett+ (26)5.6DAL
1979Cullen Bryant (28)4.9RAM
1978Tony Dorsett+ (24)5.6DAL
1977Lawrence McCutcheon (27)6.4RAM
1976Franco Harris+ (26)7.3PIT
1975Boobie Clark (24)5.8CIN
1974Benny Malone (22)5.9MIA
1973Boobie Clark (22)5.7CIN
1972Bo Scott (29)5.9CLE
1972Mike Phipps (24)5.9CLE
1971Roger Staubach+ (29)6.9DAL
1970Jim Kiick (24)4.6MIA
1970Hewritt Dixon (30)4.6OAK
1969Joe Kapp (31)6.6MIN
1968Charlie Smith (22)5.7OAK
1967Pete Banaszak (23)7.7OAK
1966Don Perkins (28)6.4DAL
1965Paul Hornung+ (29)4.9GNB
1964Cookie Gilchrist (29)7.6BUF
1963Keith Lincoln (24)15.8SDG
1962Jack Spikes (25)7.0DTX
1961Jim Taylor+ (25)4.9GNB
1960Paul Lowe (23)7.9LAC
1959Frank Gifford+ (29)7.0NYG
1958Alan Ameche (25)4.6BAL
1957Tom Tracy (23)7.8DET
1956Mel Triplett (24)5.5NYG
1955Ed Modzelewski (26)4.7CLE
1954Bill Bowman (22)8.7DET
1953Chick Jagade (26)6.8CLE
1952Doak Walker+ (25)7.4DET
1951Dan Towler (23)2.3RAM
1950Otto Graham+ (28)8.5CLE
1949Marion Motley+ (29)7.1CLE
1948Marion Motley+ (28)9.5CLE
1947Elmer Angsman (21)15.9CRD
1946Marion Motley+ (26)7.5CLE
1945Jim Gillette (27)5.9RAM
1944Joe Laws (33)5.7GNB
1943Sid Luckman+ (26)8.0CHI
1942Andy Farkas (26)3.6WAS
1941George McAfee+ (23)7.1CHI
1940Bill Osmanski (24)10.9CHI
1939Andy Uram (24)3.5GNB
1938Tuffy Leemans+ (25)3.6NYG
1938Clarke Hinkle+ (29)3.6GNB
1937Jack Manders (28)6.6CHI
1936Clarke Hinkle+ (27)3.6GNB
1935Dutch Clark+ (28)11.4DET
1934Ken Strong+ (28)10.4NYG
1933Gene Ronzani (24)6.1CHI
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