NFL Career Rushing Yards per Game Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rank Player Y/G Years Tm
1Jim Brown+104.31957-1965cle
2Barry Sanders+99.81989-1998det
3Terrell Davis97.51995-2001den
4Adrian Peterson97.32007-2015min
5Eric Dickerson+90.81983-19934TM
6Walter Payton+88.01975-1987chi
7Clinton Portis87.82002-20102TM
8Arian Foster85.22009-2015htx
9Billy Sims85.11980-1984det
10Curtis Martin+83.91995-20052TM
11O.J. Simpson+83.21969-19792TM
12Edgerrin James82.71999-20093TM
13Earl Campbell+81.81978-19852TM
14Emmitt Smith+81.21990-20042TM
15Jamal Lewis81.02000-20092TM
16LaDainian Tomlinson80.52001-20112TM
17Domanick Williams79.92003-2005htx
18Le'Veon Bell79.32013-2015pit
19George Rogers78.01981-19872TM
20Doug Martin77.72012-2015tam
21Chris Johnson77.42008-20153TM
22DeMarco Murray76.92011-20152TM
Shaun Alexander76.92000-20082TM
24Fred Taylor76.41998-20102TM
25LeSean McCoy75.42009-20152TM
26Corey Dillon74.91997-20062TM
27Eddie George74.01996-20042TM
28Ricky Watters73.91992-20013TM
29Alfred Morris73.62012-2015was
Tony Dorsett+73.61977-19882TM
31Frank Gore73.42005-20152TM
32Larry Johnson73.22003-20114TM
Bo Jackson73.21987-1990rai
34Gale Sayers+72.91965-1971chi
35Priest Holmes72.31997-20072TM
36Jamaal Charles72.22008-2015kan
37Marshawn Lynch71.72007-20152TM
Matt Forte71.72008-2015chi
39Steven Jackson71.52004-20153TM
40Jerome Bettis+71.21993-20052TM
41Steve Van Buren+70.61944-1951phi
42Franco Harris+70.11972-19842TM
43Marshall Faulk+69.81994-20052TM
44Robert Smith69.61993-2000min
45William Andrews68.81979-1986atl
46Curt Warner68.41983-19902TM
47Ricky Williams68.11999-20113TM
Willie Parker68.12004-2009pit
49Tiki Barber67.91997-2006nyg
50Travis Henry67.62001-20073TM
51Ray Rice67.22008-2013rav
52Eddie Lacy66.82013-2015gnb
53Jim Taylor+66.61958-19672TM
54Thurman Thomas+66.31988-20002TM
Rodney Hampton66.31990-1997nyg
Terry Allen66.31991-20015TM
57Cookie Gilchrist66.01962-19673TM
58John Riggins+64.91971-19852TM
59Maurice Jones-Drew64.82006-20142TM
60Barry Foster63.61990-1994pit
61Gerald Riggs63.51982-19912TM
62Wilbert Montgomery63.41977-19852TM
63Garrison Hearst63.21993-20044TM
64Ryan Mathews63.02010-20152TM
65Rudi Johnson62.92001-20082TM
66Deuce McAllister62.82001-2008nor
67Cedric Benson62.72005-20123TM
68Ahman Green62.21998-20093TM
69Greg Bell62.01984-19903TM
Christian Okoye62.01987-1992kan
71Ryan Grant61.02007-20122TM
72Chuck Muncie60.91976-19842TM
73Jamal Anderson60.61994-2001atl
Warrick Dunn60.61997-20082TM
75Lawrence McCutcheon60.31972-19814TM
76Jeremy Hill59.92014-2015cin
77Willis McGahee59.72004-20134TM
78Natrone Means59.31993-20003TM
79Wendell Tyler59.11977-19862TM
80Lydell Mitchell58.91972-19803TM
81Thomas Jones58.82000-20115TM
Rashard Mendenhall58.82008-20132TM
83Cliff Battles+58.51932-1937was
84DeAngelo Williams58.32006-20152TM
85Don Perkins58.11961-1968dal
86James Stewart57.81995-20022TM
Alan Ameche57.81955-1960clt
88Larry Brown57.61969-1976was
Chris Ivory57.62010-20152TM
90Knowshon Moreno57.42009-20142TM
91Joseph Addai57.12006-2011clt
92Johnny Johnson56.61990-19942TM
93Jonathan Stewart56.42008-2015car
Ottis Anderson56.41979-19922TM
95Stephen Davis56.31996-20063TM
96Freeman McNeil56.11981-1992nyj
97Bobby Humphrey56.01989-19922TM
Delvin Williams56.01974-19813TM
99Karim Abdul-Jabbar55.91996-20003TM
100Spec Sanders55.81946-19502TM
101Larry Csonka+55.31968-19792TM
102Marcus Allen+55.11982-19972TM
103Michael Turner54.82004-20122TM
104Chuck Foreman54.61973-19802TM
John Brockington54.61971-19772TM
106Mike Thomas54.51975-19802TM
107Floyd Little+54.01967-1975den
108Julius Jones53.92004-20103TM
Darren McFadden53.92008-20152TM
110Joe Perry+53.71948-19632TM
111Leroy Kelly+53.51964-1973cle
Jim Nance53.51965-19732TM
113Ron Johnson53.21969-19752TM
Neal Anderson53.21986-1993chi
115Andra Franklin53.11981-1984mia
116Mike Garrett52.71966-19732TM
Napoleon Kaufman52.71995-2000rai
118Antowain Smith52.51997-20054TM
Joe Cribbs52.51980-19884TM
120Brian Westbrook52.42002-20102TM
121Eddie Price52.31950-1955nyg
122Dan Towler52.11950-1955ram
123Kevin Mack51.71985-1993cle
124Mark Ingram51.52011-2015nor
Paul Lowe51.51960-19692TM
Bam Morris51.51994-19994TM
127Earnest Jackson51.41983-19883TM
Tatum Bell51.42004-20082TM
129Pete Johnson51.11977-19843TM
Laurence Maroney51.12006-20102TM
131Rashaan Salaam51.01995-19992TM
Sam Cunningham51.01973-1982nwe
133Joe Morris50.81982-19912TM
134Duce Staley50.71997-20062TM
135Tim Biakabutuka50.61996-2001car
136Marion Butts49.91989-19953TM
Cadillac Williams49.92005-20112TM
138Matt Snell49.81964-1972nyj
139Roger Craig49.61983-19933TM
Kevin Jones49.62004-20082TM
141James Brooks49.11981-19924TM
142Mark van Eeghen48.91974-19832TM
143Dave Hampton48.81969-19763TM
144Mike Pruitt48.51976-19863TM
Mike Rozier48.51985-19912TM
Beanie Wells48.52009-2012crd
147Dick Bass48.41960-1969ram
Shonn Greene48.42009-20142TM
149Marion Barber48.32005-20112TM
Charlie Garner48.31994-20044TM
151Errict Rhett48.21994-20003TM
152Lamar Miller48.02012-2015mia
153Ricky Bell47.91977-19822TM
154Ahmad Bradshaw47.82007-20152TM
155Stevan Ridley47.72011-20152TM
156Fred Lane47.61997-1999car
John Henry Johnson+47.61954-19664TM
158Chris Warren47.51990-20003TM
Craig James47.51984-1988nwe
160Kevan Barlow47.42001-20062TM
161Curtis Dickey47.31980-19862TM
162LeGarrette Blount47.22010-20153TM
163Fred Jackson47.12007-20152TM
164Giovani Bernard46.82013-2015cin
165Leonard Russell46.71991-19964TM
Brandon Jacobs46.72005-20132TM
Clem Daniels46.71960-19683TM
Ben Tate46.72011-20144TM
169Chet Mutryn46.61946-19502TM
BenJarvus Green-Ellis46.62008-20132TM
James Wilder46.61981-19903TM
172Raymont Harris46.51994-20004TM
173Otis Armstrong46.41973-1980den
174Ken Willard46.31965-19742TM
175Steve Owens46.21970-1974det
176C.J. Anderson45.92013-2015den
177William Green45.82002-2005cle
Rueben Mayes45.81986-19932TM
179Reggie Bush45.42006-20154TM
180DeShaun Foster45.22003-20082TM
181Tony Collins45.11981-19902TM
182Anthony Thomas44.72001-20074TM
183Rick Casares44.61955-19663TM
184Marion Motley+44.51946-19552TM
Mel Farr44.51967-1973det
Chris Brown44.52003-20092TM
187Trent Richardson44.22012-20142TM
188Marv Hubbard44.11969-19772TM
189Randy McMillan44.01981-1986clt
Hoyle Granger44.01966-19722TM
Herschel Walker44.01986-19974TM
192Ted Brown43.71979-1986min
193Emerson Boozer43.51966-1975nyj
194Kevin Smith43.42008-2012det
Gary Brown43.41991-19993TM
196Gene Roberts43.31947-1950nyg
Andre Ellington43.32013-2015crd
198Terry Metcalf43.21973-19812TM
199Rob Goode42.91949-19552TM
200Ed Podolak42.81969-1977kan
Sammie Smith42.81989-19922TM
202Sammy Winder42.71982-1990den
Michael Vick42.72001-20154TM
204Bill Paschal42.61943-19482TM
Adrian Murrell42.61993-20034TM
Alex Webster42.61955-1964nyg
207Altie Taylor42.21969-19762TM
Lamar Smith42.21994-20034TM
Johnny Strzykalski42.21946-1952sfo
210Steve Slaton42.12008-20112TM
Reggie Brooks42.11993-19962TM
212Dickie Post42.01967-19713TM
213Mercury Morris41.71969-19762TM
214Olandis Gary41.61999-20032TM
Duane Thomas41.61970-19742TM
Curtis Enis41.61998-2000chi
217Lawrence Phillips41.51996-19993TM
Mike Anderson41.52000-20072TM
219C.J. Spiller41.42010-20152TM
220Abner Haynes41.31960-19674TM
221Ickey Woods41.21988-1991cin
222Cam Newton41.12011-2015car
223Isaiah Crowell41.02014-2015cle
Wilbur Jackson41.01974-19822TM
225Clarence Davis40.91971-1978rai
226George Grosvenor40.81935-19372TM
Ronnie Brown40.82005-20144TM
228Eddie Lee Ivery40.71979-1986gnb
Greg Hill40.71994-19993TM
Reggie Cobb40.71990-19964TM
Joe Washington40.71977-19854TM
232LenDale White40.52006-2009oti
233Bob Hoernschemeyer40.21946-19553TM
Barry Word40.21987-19944TM
235Stump Mitchell40.11981-1989crd
236Whizzer White40.01938-19412TM
Tyrone Wheatley40.01995-20042TM
Robert Griffin40.02012-2014was
Walter Abercrombie40.01982-19882TM
240Tim Hightower39.82008-20153TM
Jim Musick39.81932-1936was
242Rashad Jennings39.72009-20153TM
John David Crow39.71958-19682TM
244Lorenzo White39.61988-19952TM
245Jerry Eckwood39.31979-1981tam
246John Settle39.21987-1990atl
Earnest Byner39.21984-19973TM
Tuffy Leemans+39.21936-1943nyg
249John Stephens39.11988-19933TM
250Calvin Hill39.01969-19813TM