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Leaders Table
Rank Player YScm Year Tm
1Chris Johnson (23)2,5092009TEN
2Marshall Faulk+ (26)2,4291999STL
3Tiki Barber (30)2,3902005NYG
4LaDainian Tomlinson+ (24)2,3702003SDG
5Barry Sanders+ (29)2,3581997DET
6Steven Jackson (23)2,3342006STL
7LaDainian Tomlinson+ (27)2,3232006SDG
8Adrian Peterson (27)2,3142012MIN
Marcus Allen+ (25)2,3141985RAI
10Edgerrin James (22)2,3032000IND
11Priest Holmes (28)2,2872002KAN
12Jamal Lewis (24)2,2712003BAL
13DeMarco Murray (26)2,2612014DAL
14Ahman Green (26)2,2502003GNB
15Eric Dickerson+ (24)2,2441984RAM
16O.J. Simpson+ (28)2,2431975BUF
17James Wilder (26)2,2291984TAM
18Marshall Faulk+ (25)2,2271998IND
19Terrell Davis+ (25)2,2251998DEN
20Arian Foster (24)2,2202010HOU
21Ricky Williams (25)2,2162002MIA
22Le'Veon Bell (22)2,2152014PIT
23Eric Dickerson+ (23)2,2121983RAM
24Larry Johnson (26)2,1992006KAN
25Marshall Faulk+ (27)2,1892000STL
26Frank Gore (23)2,1802006SFO
27William Andrews (27)2,1761983ATL
28LaDainian Tomlinson+ (23)2,1722002SDG
29Priest Holmes (27)2,1692001KAN
30Barry Sanders+ (26)2,1661994DET
31Jamal Anderson (25)2,1651998ATL
32Deuce McAllister (24)2,1572003NOR
33Emmitt Smith+ (26)2,1481995DAL
34Marshall Faulk+ (28)2,1472001STL
35LeSean McCoy (25)2,1462013PHI
36Edgerrin James (21)2,1391999IND
37Jim Brown+ (27)2,1311963CLE
38Tiki Barber (31)2,1272006NYG
39Walter Payton+ (23)2,1211977CHI
40David Johnson (24)2,1182016ARI
41Thurman Thomas+ (26)2,1131992BUF
42Priest Holmes (29)2,1102003KAN
43Garrison Hearst (27)2,1051998SFO
44Brian Westbrook (28)2,1042007PHI
45Tiki Barber (29)2,0962004NYG
46Larry Johnson (25)2,0932005KAN
47O.J. Simpson+ (26)2,0731973BUF
48Ray Rice (24)2,0682011BAL
49Roger Craig (25)2,0661985SFO
50Walter Payton+ (30)2,0521984CHI
51Emmitt Smith+ (23)2,0481992DAL
52Ray Rice (22)2,0412009BAL
53Thurman Thomas+ (25)2,0381991BUF
54Terrell Davis+ (24)2,0371997DEN
55William Andrews (25)2,0361981ATL
Eric Dickerson+ (28)2,0361988IND
Roger Craig (28)2,0361988SFO
58Walter Payton+ (31)2,0341985CHI
Barry Foster (23)2,0341992PIT
60Edgerrin James (26)2,0312004IND
61Walter Payton+ (29)2,0281983CHI
62Eric Dickerson+ (26)2,0261986RAM
63Herschel Walker (26)2,0191988DAL
64Wilbert Montgomery (24)2,0061979PHI
65Ezekiel Elliott (21)1,9942016DAL
66Gerald Riggs (24)1,9861985ATL
67Tiki Barber (27)1,9842002NYG
68Ahman Green (24)1,9812001GNB
Earl Campbell+ (25)1,9811980HOU
70Maurice Jones-Drew (26)1,9802011JAX
Jamaal Charles (26)1,9802013KAN
72Tony Dorsett+ (27)1,9711981DAL
73Calvin Johnson (26)1,9642012DET
74Eddie George (26)1,9622000TEN
75Shaun Alexander (28)1,9582005SEA
76LaDainian Tomlinson+ (28)1,9492007SDG
77Fred Taylor (27)1,9422003JAX
Curtis Martin+ (31)1,9422004NYJ
79Jamaal Charles (23)1,9352010KAN
80Matt Forte (27)1,9332013CHI
81Doug Martin (23)1,9262012TAM
Marcus Allen+ (24)1,9261984RAI
83Billy Sims (24)1,9241980DET
84Wilbert Montgomery (26)1,9231981PHI
Walter Payton+ (25)1,9231979CHI
86Brian Westbrook (27)1,9162006PHI
87Thurman Thomas+ (23)1,9131989BUF
Ottis Anderson (22)1,9131979STL
89Clinton Portis (22)1,9052003DEN
90Charlie Garner (30)1,9032002OAK
91Emmitt Smith+ (24)1,9001993DAL
92Barry Sanders+ (27)1,8981995DET
93Billy Sims (25)1,8881981DET
94Adrian Peterson (23)1,8852008MIN
95Jerry Rice+ (32)1,8841995SFO
Le'Veon Bell (24)1,8842016PIT
97Walter Payton+ (24)1,8751978CHI
98Clinton Portis (21)1,8722002DEN
Jim Brown+ (29)1,8721965CLE
100Julio Jones (26)1,8712015ATL
101Robert Smith (28)1,8692000MIN
102Chris Warren (26)1,8681994SEA
103Jim Brown+ (25)1,8671961CLE
Lorenzo White (26)1,8671992HOU
105Shaun Alexander (27)1,8662004SEA
106Antonio Brown (27)1,8622015PIT
107Ricky Watters (31)1,8552000SEA
Ricky Watters (27)1,8551996PHI
Barry Sanders+ (23)1,8551991DET
110Terrell Davis+ (23)1,8481996DEN
111Matt Forte (28)1,8462014CHI
112Edgerrin James (27)1,8432005IND
113Arian Foster (25)1,8412011HOU
114Curtis Martin+ (28)1,8332001NYJ
115LaDainian Tomlinson+ (26)1,8322005SDG
116Thurman Thomas+ (24)1,8291990BUF
117Walter Payton+ (26)1,8271980CHI
118Emmitt Smith+ (25)1,8251994DAL
119Curt Warner (25)1,8231986SEA
120Emmitt Smith+ (22)1,8211991DAL
121Adrian Peterson (24)1,8192009MIN
122Otis Armstrong (23)1,8121974DEN
123Dorsey Levens (27)1,8051997GNB
124Marshall Faulk+ (21)1,8041994IND
125George Rogers (22)1,8001981NOR
126Isaac Bruce (22)1,7981995STL
127Earl Campbell+ (24)1,7911979HOU
128Charlie Garner (28)1,7892000SFO
129Marshawn Lynch (26)1,7862012SEA
Jim Brown+ (28)1,7861964CLE
131Ottis Anderson (27)1,7851984STL
132Barry Sanders+ (22)1,7841990DET
Clem Daniels (26)1,7841963OAK
134Barry Sanders+ (30)1,7801998DET
135Lydell Mitchell (28)1,7791977BAL
136Dalton Hilliard (25)1,7761989NOR
Ray Rice (23)1,7762010BAL
Domanick Williams (23)1,7762004HOU
LaDainian Tomlinson+ (25)1,7762004SDG
140Jerome Bettis+ (25)1,7751997PIT
141Curt Warner (22)1,7741983SEA
142James Brooks (27)1,7731986CIN
143Jamal Lewis (23)1,7692002BAL
144Maurice Jones-Drew (24)1,7652009JAX
145Charlie Garner (27)1,7641999SFO
William Andrews (24)1,7641980ATL
147Ottis Anderson (24)1,7631981STL
Gerald Riggs (23)1,7631984ATL
149Eddie George (25)1,7621999TEN
O.J. Simpson+ (29)1,7621976BUF
151Chuck Foreman (24)1,7611975MIN
152Freeman McNeil (26)1,7581985NYJ
153Ted Brown (24)1,7571981MIN
154Tony Dorsett+ (31)1,7561985DAL
Ricky Williams (24)1,7562001NOR
156Lydell Mitchell (27)1,7551976BAL
157Barry Sanders+ (21)1,7521989DET
158Joe Morris (25)1,7491986NYG
159Curtis Martin+ (22)1,7481995NWE
160Travis Henry (23)1,7472002BUF
161Charley Hennigan (26)1,7461961HOU
162Jamaal Charles (25)1,7452012KAN
163Deuce McAllister (23)1,7402002NOR
Michael Turner (26)1,7402008ATL
165Steven Jackson (26)1,7382009STL
Corey Dillon (29)1,7382004NWE
167Lydell Mitchell (26)1,7371975BAL
168Josh Gordon (22)1,7342013CLE
Ahman Green (23)1,7342000GNB
170Marvin Harrison+ (30)1,7322002IND
Clinton Portis (24)1,7322005WAS
172Shaun Alexander (26)1,7302003SEA
173Ottis Anderson (26)1,7291983STL
174Tiki Barber (25)1,7252000NYG
175Curtis Martin+ (26)1,7231999NYJ
Ricky Williams (26)1,7232003MIA
177Fred Taylor (26)1,7222002JAX
Chuck Foreman (25)1,7221976MIN
179Willie Parker (25)1,7162006PIT
180Edgar Bennett (26)1,7151995GNB
Matt Forte (22)1,7152008CHI
Walter Payton+ (32)1,7151986CHI
183Curtis Martin+ (27)1,7122000NYJ
184Antonio Brown (26)1,7112014PIT
185Neal Anderson (25)1,7091989CHI
186Ricky Watters (26)1,7071995PHI
Adrian Peterson (30)1,7072015MIN
188Clinton Portis (27)1,7052008WAS
189C.J. Spiller (25)1,7032012BUF
Tony Dorsett+ (24)1,7031978DAL
191Thurman Thomas+ (27)1,7021993BUF
192Torry Holt (27)1,7012003STL
Rod Smith (30)1,7012000DEN
194Joe Cribbs (23)1,7001981BUF
Barry Sanders+ (28)1,7001996DET
196Napoleon Kaufman (24)1,6971997OAK
197Calvin Johnson (25)1,6922011DET
198Alfred Morris (23)1,6902012WAS
199Larry Brown (24)1,6891972WAS
200Herman Moore (25)1,6861995DET
201Terry Allen (24)1,6791992MIN
202Gale Sayers+ (23)1,6781966CHI
203Tiki Barber (28)1,6772003NYG
204Jerome Bettis+ (21)1,6731993RAM
Doug Martin (26)1,6732015TAM
Marshawn Lynch (28)1,6732014SEA
207LeSean McCoy (22)1,6722010PHI
208Marvin Harrison+ (27)1,6671999IND
209Mike Pruitt (25)1,6661979CLE
210Jim Brown+ (22)1,6651958CLE
211DeMarco Murray (28)1,6642016TEN
Darren McFadden (23)1,6642010OAK
213Shaun Alexander (24)1,6612001SEA
214Ottis Anderson (23)1,6601980STL
Jamal Lewis (21)1,6602000BAL
216Steve Slaton (22)1,6592008HOU
217Mike Anderson (26)1,6562000DEN
218Joe Cribbs (25)1,6551983BUF
219Peyton Hillis (24)1,6542010CLE
220Curtis Martin+ (25)1,6521998NYJ
221Clinton Portis (26)1,6512007WAS
222Randy Moss (26)1,6502003MIN
223Tony Dorsett+ (30)1,6481984DAL
224Michael Bennett (24)1,6472002MIN
225Fred Taylor (22)1,6441998JAX
226Torry Holt (24)1,6422000STL
Jerry Rice+ (23)1,6421986SFO
228Arian Foster (26)1,6412012HOU
James Wilder (27)1,6411985TAM
Maurice Jones-Drew (25)1,6412010JAX
231Fred Taylor (24)1,6392000JAX
Adrian Peterson (25)1,6392010MIN
233Stephen Davis (27)1,6372001WAS
234Jimmy Smith (30)1,6361999JAX
DeAngelo Williams (25)1,6362008CAR
Warrick Dunn (30)1,6362005ATL
237Shaun Alexander (25)1,6352002SEA
238Joe Washington (25)1,6341979BAL
Devonta Freeman (23)1,6342015ATL
240Ahman Green (25)1,6332002GNB
David Boston (23)1,6332001ARI
Ron Johnson (24)1,6331972NYG
243Stephen Davis (26)1,6312000WAS
244LeSean McCoy (23)1,6242011PHI
Steven Jackson (27)1,6242010STL
246LeSean McCoy (28)1,6232016BUF
247Abner Haynes (24)1,6221962DTX
248Ray Rice (25)1,6212012BAL
249Demaryius Thomas (26)1,6192014DEN
250Chet Mutryn (27)1,6171948BUF
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