NFL All-Purpose Yards Single Game Playoffs Leaders

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Single game leaders only reflect years for which we have complete boxscore data (1950 onward), all playoff games, and all 100 yard rushing/receiving or 300 yard passing games from 1940-1959.

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Leaders

  • + indicates Hall of Famer, season age in parentheses
Leaders Table
Rank Player APYd Tm Boxscore
1Ed Podolak350KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Miami Dolphins, December 25, 1971
2Keith Lincoln329SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Boston Patriots, January 5, 1964
3Darren Sproles328SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 3, 2009
4Jacoby Jones290BALBaltimore Ravens vs. San Francisco 49ers, February 3, 2013
5Bob Hayes+285DALDallas Cowboys vs. Cleveland Browns, December 24, 1967
6O.J. McDuffie280MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Buffalo Bills, December 30, 1995
7Anthony Carter278MINMinnesota Vikings vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 9, 1988
8Darren Sproles274SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 11, 2009
9Paul Lowe271LACLos Angeles Chargers vs. Houston Oilers, January 1, 1961
10Billy Cannon259HOUHouston Oilers vs. Los Angeles Chargers, January 1, 1961
11Elbert Dubenion251BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Boston Patriots, December 28, 1963
12Trindon Holliday248DENDenver Broncos vs. Baltimore Ravens, January 12, 2013
13Desmond Howard244GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. New England Patriots, January 26, 1997
Eric Dickerson+244RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. Dallas Cowboys, January 4, 1986
Andre Coleman244SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 29, 1995
16Ken Strong+243NYGNew York Giants vs. Chicago Bears, December 9, 1934
Steve Smith243CARCarolina Panthers vs. Chicago Bears, January 15, 2006
18Eric Moulds240BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Miami Dolphins, January 2, 1999
19Ricky Sanders235WASWashington Redskins vs. Denver Broncos, January 31, 1988
20Allen Rossum232ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. St. Louis Rams, January 15, 2005
21Kevin Williams230DALDallas Cowboys vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 15, 1995
Alvin Kamara230NORNew Orleans Saints vs. Los Angeles Rams, January 20, 2019
Antonio Freeman230GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Denver Broncos, January 25, 1998
24Terry Metcalf229STLSt. Louis Cardinals vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 27, 1975
25Eric Metcalf227ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. Green Bay Packers, December 31, 1995
Lamar Smith227MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Indianapolis Colts, December 30, 2000
Dante Hall227KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 11, 2004
28T.Y. Hilton224INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Kansas City Chiefs, January 4, 2014
29Jeff Janis222GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Arizona Cardinals, January 16, 2016
Anthony Carter222MINMinnesota Vikings vs. New Orleans Saints, January 3, 1988
31Reggie Wayne221INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Denver Broncos, January 9, 2005
32Ellis Hobbs220NWENew England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 21, 2007
Jerry Rice+220SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Cincinnati Bengals, January 22, 1989
34Reggie Bush217NORNew Orleans Saints vs. Arizona Cardinals, January 16, 2010
35Marcus Allen+216RAILos Angeles Raiders vs. Seattle Seahawks, January 8, 1984
Danieal Manning216HOUHouston Texans vs. New England Patriots, January 13, 2013
37Doug Baldwin215SEASeattle Seahawks vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 19, 2014
Tim Dwight215ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. Denver Broncos, January 31, 1999
39Randy Moss+213MINMinnesota Vikings vs. St. Louis Rams, January 16, 2000
Timmy Smith213WASWashington Redskins vs. Denver Broncos, January 31, 1988
41Antonio Freeman212GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Dallas Cowboys, January 14, 1996
42Freeman McNeil211NYJNew York Jets vs. Cincinnati Bengals, January 9, 1983
Calvin Johnson211DETDetroit Lions vs. New Orleans Saints, January 7, 2012
44Lawrence McCutcheon210RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. St. Louis Cardinals, December 27, 1975
Thurman Thomas+210BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Miami Dolphins, December 30, 1995
46Marcus Allen+209RAILos Angeles Raiders vs. Washington Redskins, January 22, 1984
Brian Mitchell209WASWashington Redskins vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 2, 1993
48Wilbert Montgomery208PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Dallas Cowboys, January 11, 1981
Priest Holmes208KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 11, 2004
Thurman Thomas+208BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Kansas City Chiefs, January 23, 1994
51Ryan Grant207GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Seattle Seahawks, January 12, 2008
Felix Jones207DALDallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles, January 9, 2010
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