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Minnesota Vikings Rushing Career Register

Regular Season Record (all-time) : 437-373-10
Playoff Record (all-time) : 19-27 (Last appearance after 2012 season)
 Super Bowls Won: 0 out of 4 appearances
 Championships Won*: 0
Passing Leader (all-time): Fran Tarkenton - 33,098 yards
Rushing Leader (all-time): Adrian Peterson - 10,190 yards
Receiving Leader (all-time): Cris Carter - 12,383 yards
Winningest Coach (all-time): Bud Grant - 158 wins
Top Player by Approximate Value (all-time): Carl Eller - 164 AV
Minnesota Vikings All-Time Comeback Wins

Minnesota Vikings Rushing Career Register

Single-seasonPassingRushingReceivingReturnsKickingScoring
CareerPassingRushingReceivingReturnsKickingScoringDefenseApproximate Value

Rushing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Rushing
Rk From To G AV Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G Fmb
1 Adrian Peterson 2007 2014 104 86 2054 10190 86 82 5.0 98.0 31
2 Robert Smith 1993 2000 98 68 1411 6818 32 78 4.8 69.6 9
3 Chuck Foreman 1973 1979 93 90 1533 5887 52 51 3.8 63.3 52
4 Bill Brown 1962 1974 180 89 1627 5757 52 48 3.5 32.0 54
5 Ted Brown 1979 1986 104 58 1117 4546 40 60 4.1 43.7 20
6 Dave Osborn 1965 1975 137 55 1173 4320 29 73 3.7 31.5 27
7 Darrin Nelson 1982 1992 129 52 981 4231 18 72 4.3 32.8 30
8 Tommy Mason 1961 1966 70 43 761 3252 28 71 4.3 46.5 54
9 Michael Bennett 2001 2005 64 32 713 3174 12 85 4.5 49.6 12
10 Chester Taylor 2006 2009 61 28 655 2797 18 95 4.3 45.9 14
11 Terry Allen 1991 1994 47 26 641 2795 23 55 4.4 59.5 16
12 Fran Tarkenton 1961 1978 177 161 464 2548 22 52 5.5 14.4 64
13 Daunte Culpepper 1999 2005 81 89 454 2476 29 42 5.5 30.6 81
14 Alfred Anderson 1984 1991 108 25 626 2374 22 29 3.8 22.0 19
15 Herschel Walker 1989 1991 42 23 551 2264 20 71 4.1 53.9 11
16 Clint Jones 1967 1972 75 25 547 2008 19 80 3.7 26.8 17
17 Oscar Reed 1968 1974 79 28 490 1968 8 43 4.0 24.9 13
18 Rickey Young 1978 1983 89 32 554 1744 10 26 3.1 19.6 14
19 Leroy Hoard 1996 1999 49 18 438 1689 26 53 3.9 34.5 8
20 Moe Williams 1997 2005 96 26 370 1535 21 61 4.1 16.0 4
21 Rick Fenney 1987 1991 63 16 358 1508 11 28 4.2 23.9 7
22 Toby Gerhart 2010 2013 61 14 276 1305 5 67 4.7 21.4 7
23 Mewelde Moore 2004 2007 54 19 264 1285 1 33 4.9 23.8 6
24 Scottie Graham 1993 1996 50 8 349 1239 7 31 3.6 24.8 0
25 Brent McClanahan 1973 1979 95 19 367 1207 6 22 3.3 12.7 16
26 Onterrio Smith 2003 2004 26 14 231 1123 7 47 4.9 43.2 3
27 Ed Marinaro 1972 1975 51 23 306 1007 4 27 3.3 19.7 13
28 Robert Miller 1975 1980 89 16 275 951 7 36 3.5 10.7 8
29 Allen Rice 1984 1990 89 17 307 934 13 24 3.0 10.5 9
Rushing
Rk From To G AV Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G Fmb
30 Tony Galbreath 1981 1983 35 12 194 788 7 52 4.1 22.5 7
31 Hugh McElhenny 1961 1962 24 12 170 770 3 41 4.5 32.1 11
32 Rich Gannon 1988 1992 44 26 144 720 3 42 5.0 16.4 17
33 Percy Harvin 2009 2012 54 42 107 683 4 39 6.4 12.6 6
34 Wade Wilson 1983 1991 69 39 159 679 9 38 4.3 9.8 24
35 D.J. Dozier 1987 1990 37 8 163 643 7 38 3.9 17.4 4
36 Christian Ponder 2011 2014 38 21 126 639 7 29 5.1 16.8 20
37 Amp Lee 1994 1996 45 14 149 636 2 66 4.3 14.1 6
38 Matt Asiata 2012 2014 40 1 176 596 10 39 3.4 14.9 2
39 Mel Triplett 1961 1962 28 5 132 567 3 37 4.3 20.3 6
40 Jim Lindsey 1966 1972 84 13 178 566 6 19 3.2 6.7 7
41 Joe Kapp 1967 1969 40 25 99 540 5 27 5.5 13.5 8
42 Jerick McKinnon 2014 2014 11 113 538 0 55 4.8 48.9 0
43 Roger Craig 1992 1993 29 7 143 535 5 21 3.7 18.4 3
44 Tarvaris Jackson 2006 2010 36 13 119 535 4 33 4.5 14.9 15
45 Tommy Kramer 1977 1989 128 85 214 531 8 20 2.5 4.1 59
46 Barry Word 1993 1993 13 4 142 458 2 14 3.2 35.2 3
47 Phil King 1965 1966 28 5 89 396 0 21 4.4 14.1 3
48 Brad Johnson 1994 2006 68 34 139 368 2 28 2.6 5.4 26
49 Charles Evans 1993 1998 81 8 118 364 4 13 3.1 4.5 0
50 Sammy Johnson 1976 1978 25 3 83 356 2 26 4.3 14.2 0
51 Ray Hayes 1961 1961 13 4 73 319 2 22 4.4 24.5 5
52 Doug Chapman 2001 2003 26 3 90 317 0 27 3.5 12.2 2
53 Randall Cunningham 1997 1999 27 27 61 317 1 28 5.2 11.7 8
54 Doug Mayberry 1961 1962 17 4 87 314 1 17 3.6 18.5 5
55 Anthony Carter 1986 1993 105 59 47 289 2 32 6.1 2.8 6
56 Tommy Wilson 1963 1963 8 3 73 282 4 30 3.9 35.3 2
57 Cordarrelle Patterson 2013 2014 30 7 21 277 4 67 13.2 9.2 1
58 Joe Webb 2010 2012 17 4 41 273 4 65 6.7 16.1 2
59 Artose Pinner 2006 2006 12 1 43 190 3 21 4.4 15.8 1
Rushing
Rk From To G AV Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G Fmb
60 Teddy Bridgewater 2014 2014 11 36 178 1 16 4.9 16.2 3
61 Billy Ray Barnes 1965 1966 16 1 53 164 1 18 3.1 10.3 1
62 Ciatrick Fason 2005 2006 18 1 50 161 5 15 3.2 8.9 1
63 Randy Moss 1998 2003 96 90 23 159 0 25 6.9 1.7 9
64 Darryl Harris 1988 1988 14 1 34 151 1 34 4.4 10.8 1
65 Jim Kleinsasser 2000 2003 55 12 43 147 1 12 3.4 2.7 2
66 Bob Grim 1967 1971 27 11 7 147 0 54 21.0 5.4 3
67 James Stewart 1995 1995 4 1 31 144 0 51 4.6 36.0 2
68 Warren Moon 1994 1996 39 28 69 143 0 16 2.1 3.7 29
69 John Gilliam 1972 1975 56 46 18 136 1 44 7.6 2.4 4
70 Tom Michel 1964 1964 11 1 39 129 0 14 3.3 11.7 3
71 David Palmer 1994 1999 78 10 34 125 1 15 3.7 1.6 11
72 Ron Vander Kelen 1963 1967 29 6 26 116 1 20 4.5 4.0 6
73 Keith Henderson 1992 1992 13 2 34 113 1 12 3.3 8.7 1
74 Bobby Reed 1962 1963 16 2 27 110 0 16 4.1 6.9 4
75 Jessie Clark 1989 1990 8 0 26 106 0 14 4.1 13.3 1
76 Bobby Walden 1964 1966 28 7 6 100 0 45 16.7 3.6 1
77 Sammy White 1976 1983 88 43 18 97 0 45 5.4 1.1 6
78 Jim McMahon 1993 1993 12 6 33 96 0 16 2.9 8.0 4
79 Terry LeCount 1981 1983 36 9 6 90 0 40 15.0 2.5 1
80 Kelly Campbell 2002 2004 37 12 14 86 0 19 6.1 2.3 4
81 Gary Cuozzo 1968 1971 33 17 36 85 0 15 2.4 2.6 8
82 Greg Coleman 1978 1986 82 16 10 85 0 30 8.5 1.0 1
83 Albert Young 2009 2010 10 0 25 82 0 10 3.3 8.2 0
84 Matt Cassel 2013 2014 12 6 27 75 1 13 2.8 6.3 6
85 Harold Morrow 1998 2001 43 2 17 75 0 15 4.4 1.7 1
86 Mark Kellar 1976 1978 33 0 25 74 0 11 3.0 2.2 1
87 Steve Dils 1980 1983 43 11 24 73 0 19 3.0 1.7 16
88 Jarvis Redwine 1981 1983 26 0 17 70 0 21 4.1 2.7 3
89 Todd Bouman 2001 2002 6 3 10 70 0 21 7.0 11.7 3
Rushing
Rk From To G AV Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G Fmb
90 Spergon Wynn 2001 2001 3 2 8 61 0 14 7.6 20.3 3
91 Bill McWatters 1964 1964 11 1 14 60 1 16 4.3 5.5 2
92 Mike Jones 1983 1985 48 12 7 60 0 36 8.6 1.3 1
93 Bill Butler 1963 1964 28 3 22 59 0 11 2.7 2.1 12
94 Donovan McNabb 2011 2011 6 4 14 59 1 23 4.2 9.8 2
95 Troy Williamson 2005 2007 25 5 5 57 0 26 11.4 2.3 0
96 Jarius Wright 2012 2014 21 3 6 55 0 23 9.2 2.6 0
97 Doug Paschal 1980 1980 16 1 15 53 1 10 3.5 3.3 0
98 Lorenzo Booker 2011 2011 15 1 13 52 0 25 4.0 3.5 3
99 Hassan Jones 1986 1992 72 29 5 52 0 37 10.4 0.7 3
100 Andrew Sendejo 2014 2014 14 1 48 0 48 48.0 3.4 0
101 Joe Banyard 2014 2014 13 10 45 0 9 4.5 3.5 0
102 Nate Burleson 2004 2005 28 14 8 43 0 11 5.4 1.5 1
103 Jeff George 1999 1999 12 11 16 41 0 17 2.6 3.4 8
104 Archie Manning 1983 1984 8 2 12 41 0 16 3.4 5.1 4
105 George Shaw 1961 1961 8 2 10 39 0 19 3.9 4.9 1
106 Ben Tate 2014 2014 3 13 38 0 9 2.9 12.7 0
107 Bob Lee 1969 1977 47 13 39 37 2 10 0.9 0.8 11
108 James Brim 1987 1987 3 3 2 36 1 38 18.0 12.0 0
109 Tony Adams 1987 1987 3 2 11 31 0 12 2.8 10.3 3
110 Ted Dean 1964 1964 2 1 5 30 0 9 6.0 15.0 0
111 Koren Robinson 2005 2005 14 4 4 27 1 13 6.8 1.9 2
112 Bobby Phillips 1995 1995 8 0 14 26 0 7 1.9 3.3 1
113 Joe Johnson 1992 1992 15 2 4 26 0 9 6.5 1.7 0
114 Tony Richardson 2006 2007 23 2 12 25 0 4 2.1 1.1 0
115 Bob Berry 1966 1975 20 4 7 25 0 8 3.6 1.3 1
116 Cris Carter 1990 2001 76 44 10 24 0 8 2.4 0.3 3
117 Adam Walker 1987 1987 2 0 5 24 0 11 4.8 12.0 0
118 Jerome Felton 2014 2014 14 3 24 0 21 8.0 1.7 0
119 Billy Waddy 1984 1984 4 0 3 24 0 11 8.0 6.0 1
Rushing
Rk From To G AV Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G Fmb
120 Jeff Dugan 2007 2010 57 2 11 23 0 5 2.1 0.4 1
121 Robert Green 1997 1997 3 0 6 22 0 8 3.7 7.3 0
122 Naufahu Tahi 2007 2010 40 1 10 21 0 6 2.1 0.5 0
123 Qadry Ismail 1993 1995 31 7 4 21 0 7 5.3 0.7 4
124 Jeff Womack 1987 1987 2 1 9 20 0 13 2.2 10.0 0
125 Bubby Brister 2000 2000 2 0 5 20 0 12 4.0 10.0 1
126 Leo Lewis 1981 1989 88 25 14 19 0 16 1.4 0.2 10
127 Cedric Smith 1990 1990 15 0 9 19 0 7 2.1 1.3 0
128 Bernard Berrian 2008 2010 30 12 5 18 0 14 3.6 0.6 3
129 Brooks Bollinger 2007 2007 5 1 5 18 0 10 3.6 3.6 1
130 Darrell Lester 1964 1964 6 0 4 18 0 7 4.5 3.0 0
131 Ron Groce 1976 1976 4 0 3 18 0 13 6.0 4.5 1
132 Brett Wilson 1987 1987 3 0 5 16 0 6 3.2 5.3 0
133 Brett Favre 2009 2010 29 21 26 15 0 10 0.6 0.5 9
134 Sam Harrell 1981 1987 5 0 6 15 0 7 2.5 3.0 1
135 Eddie Johnson 2003 2003 14 1 2 15 0 15 7.5 1.1 2
136 Eddie Payton 1980 1980 16 0 2 15 0 8 7.5 0.9 3
137 Wayne Wilson 1986 1986 7 0 8 14 0 6 1.8 2.0 0
138 Travis Prentice 2001 2001 14 0 14 13 2 6 0.9 0.9 1
139 Jimmy Smith 1987 1987 1 0 7 13 0 5 1.9 13.0 0
140 Billy Harris 1969 1969 13 0 6 13 0 5 2.2 1.0 0
141 Leonard Moore 1987 1987 1 0 4 11 0 4 2.8 11.0 0
142 Jamie Caleb 1961 1961 10 0 3 11 0 4 3.7 1.1 0
143 Nick Davis 2002 2002 15 0 1 11 0 11 11.0 0.7 4
144 Earl Denny 1968 1968 14 0 2 9 0 9 4.5 0.6 1
145 Bethel Johnson 2006 2006 11 1 4 8 0 5 2.0 0.7 1
146 Travis Taylor 2005 2006 32 9 3 8 0 5 2.7 0.3 3
147 Ahmad Rashad 1980 1980 16 10 1 8 0 8 8.0 0.5 0
148 Norm Snead 1971 1971 7 2 6 6 1 5 1.0 0.9 2
149 Gus Frerotte 2003 2008 27 8 31 5 1 5 0.2 0.2 6
Rushing
Rk From To G AV Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G Fmb
150 Andre Thomas 1987 1987 1 0 6 4 0 5 0.7 4.0 0
151 Phil Frye 1987 1987 1 0 4 4 0 2 1.0 4.0 0
152 Aundrae Allison 2007 2008 26 3 3 4 0 3 1.3 0.2 4
153 Jim Young 1965 1965 2 0 3 4 0 4 1.3 2.0 1
154 John McCormick 1962 1962 13 1 2 4 0 4 2.0 0.3 1
155 Steve Jordan 1984 1984 14 3 1 4 1 4 4.0 0.3 0
156 Brian Russell 2004 2004 16 5 1 4 0 4 4.0 0.3 0
157 Robert Tate 1999 1999 16 3 1 4 0 4 4.0 0.3 1
158 Steve Harris 1987 1987 2 0 4 3 0 2 0.8 1.5 0
159 Stu Voigt 1972 1973 27 6 2 3 1 2 1.5 0.1 1
160 David Nelson 1984 1984 2 0 1 3 0 3 3.0 1.5 0
161 Troy Walters 2000 2000 12 0 1 3 0 3 3.0 0.3 2
162 Willie Spencer 1976 1976 3 0 4 2 0 2 0.5 0.7 1
163 Gordie Smith 1964 1964 12 3 1 2 0 2 2.0 0.2 0
164 Jeff Williams 1966 1966 3 0 1 2 0 2 2.0 0.7 1
165 Sean Salisbury 1992 1994 22 10 24 1 0 6 0.0 0.0 7
166 Bob Ferguson 1963 1963 2 0 3 1 0 1 0.3 0.5 0
167 Randall McDaniel 1996 1996 16 12 2 1 0 1 0.5 0.1 0
168 Joe Senser 1980 1981 32 11 2 1 0 2 0.5 0.0 3
169 John Avery 2003 2003 6 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1
170 Mitch Berger 1997 1997 14 2 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1
171 Al Denson 1971 1971 7 2 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0
172 Paul Krause 1972 1972 14 11 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1
173 Kyle Richardson 2002 2002 16 2 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0
174 Mike Saxon 1994 1994 16 3 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1
175 Jeff Siemon 1981 1981 16 7 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1
176 Charles Stackhouse 2003 2003 14 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0
177 Larry Miller 1987 1987 2 0 1 -1 0 -1 -1.0 -0.5 0
178 Lance Rentzel 1965 1965 11 1 1 -1 0 -1 -1.0 -0.1 4
179 Shaun Hill 2005 2005 1 0 2 -2 0 -1 -1.0 -2.0 0
Rushing
Rk From To G AV Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G Fmb
180 Harry Newsome 1990 1990 16 3 2 -2 0 0 -1.0 -0.1 1
181 Jim Gustafson 1987 1987 12 1 1 -2 0 -2 -2.0 -0.2 0
182 Jerry Reichow 1961 1963 28 15 4 -3 0 21 -0.8 -0.1 0
183 Tom Hall 1964 1964 14 4 4 -4 0 5 -1.0 -0.3 0
184 Jay Fiedler 1998 1998 5 0 4 -6 0 -1 -1.5 -1.2 0
185 Mike Mularkey 1988 1988 16 0 1 -6 0 -6 -6.0 -0.4 0
186 Bucky Scribner 1987 1988 20 3 2 -7 0 0 -3.5 -0.4 2
187 Bobby Wade 2007 2007 16 6 1 -9 0 -9 -9.0 -0.6 3
188 Preston Carpenter 1966 1966 12 5 1 -10 0 -10 -10.0 -0.8 0
189 Mike Eischeid 1972 1972 14 3 1 -13 0 -13 -13.0 -0.9 2
190 Dwight Collins 1984 1984 16 1 3 -14 0 1 -4.7 -0.9 0
191 Chris Kluwe 2008 2011 32 5 3 -19 0 0 -6.3 -0.6 2
192 Mike Mercer 1961 1961 14 2 1 -32 0 -32 -32.0 -2.3 0