NFL Yards per Rushing Attempt Single Game Playoffs Leaders

Players must meet the minimum requirements to show up on this leaderboard. Single game leaders only reflect years for which we have complete boxscore data (1960 onward), all playoff games, and all 100 yard rushing/receiving or 300 yard passing games from 1940-1959.

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Leaders Table
Rank Player Y/A Tm Boxscore
1Elmer Angsman15.9CRDChicago Cardinals vs. Philadelphia Eagles, December 28, 1947
2Keith Lincoln15.8SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Boston Patriots, January 5, 1964
3Michael Vick14.9ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. St. Louis Rams, January 15, 2005
4Colin Kaepernick14.0SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Green Bay Packers, January 5, 2014
5Colin Kaepernick11.8SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks, January 19, 2014
Thomas Sanders11.8CHIChicago Bears vs. Philadelphia Eagles, December 31, 1988
7Dutch Clark+11.4DETDetroit Lions vs. New York Giants, December 15, 1935
Randall Cunningham11.4PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Washington Redskins, January 5, 1991
9Colin Kaepernick11.3SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Green Bay Packers, January 12, 2013
Zack Crockett11.3INDIndianapolis Colts vs. San Diego Chargers, December 31, 1995
11Bill Osmanski10.9CHIChicago Bears vs. Washington Redskins, December 8, 1940
12Thurman Thomas+10.7BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Houston Oilers, January 1, 1989
13Charlie Garner10.5OAKOakland Raiders vs. New York Jets, January 12, 2002
Tom Matte10.5BALBaltimore Colts vs. New York Jets, January 12, 1969
15Kenneth Davis10.4BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 9, 1993
Ken Strong+10.4NYGNew York Giants vs. Chicago Bears, December 9, 1934
17Steve McNair10.1TENTennessee Titans vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, January 23, 2000
Earnest Byner10.1CLECleveland Browns vs. Miami Dolphins, January 4, 1986
19Donovan McNabb9.7PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Green Bay Packers, January 11, 2004
Doak Walker+9.7DETDetroit Lions vs. Cleveland Browns, December 28, 1952
Joe Webb9.7MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Green Bay Packers, January 5, 2013
22Freeman McNeil9.6NYJNew York Jets vs. Cincinnati Bengals, January 9, 1983
Marcus Allen+9.6RAILos Angeles Raiders vs. Washington Redskins, January 22, 1984
Ronnie Brown9.6SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Cincinnati Bengals, January 5, 2014
25Terrell Davis+9.5DENDenver Broncos vs. Miami Dolphins, January 9, 1999
Marion Motley+9.5CLECleveland Browns vs. Buffalo Bills, December 19, 1948
27Derek Loville9.4DENDenver Broncos vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, December 27, 1997
Marion Motley+9.4CLECleveland Browns vs. San Francisco 49ers, December 11, 1949
Aaron Rodgers9.4GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. New York Giants, January 15, 2012
30Felix Jones9.3DALDallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles, January 9, 2010
Marcus Allen+9.3RAILos Angeles Raiders vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 1, 1984
Willie Parker9.3PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Seattle Seahawks, February 5, 2006
Timmy Smith9.3WASWashington Redskins vs. Denver Broncos, January 31, 1988
34Jamaal Charles9.1KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Baltimore Ravens, January 9, 2011
Harry Clarke9.1CHIChicago Bears vs. Washington Redskins, December 8, 1940
Steve Young+9.1SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Washington Redskins, January 9, 1993
37Thurman Thomas+9.0BUFBuffalo Bills vs. New York Giants, January 27, 1991
Pat Harder9.0DETDetroit Lions vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 21, 1952
Aaron Craver9.0MIAMiami Dolphins vs. San Diego Chargers, January 10, 1993
40Brian Westbrook8.9PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. New Orleans Saints, January 13, 2007
Colin Kaepernick8.9SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Baltimore Ravens, February 3, 2013
Willis McGahee8.9BALBaltimore Ravens vs. Miami Dolphins, January 4, 2009
43Otto Graham+8.8CLECleveland Browns vs. New York Giants, December 17, 1950
Dorsey Levens8.8GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Carolina Panthers, January 12, 1997
45Bill Bowman8.7DETDetroit Lions vs. Cleveland Browns, December 26, 1954
Curtis Martin+8.7NWENew England Patriots vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 5, 1997
47Russell Wilson8.6SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Atlanta Falcons, January 13, 2013
Clarence Davis8.6OAKOakland Raiders vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 9, 1977
Steve Young+8.6SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Green Bay Packers, January 6, 1996
Jeff Garcia8.6SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. New York Giants, January 5, 2003
51George McAfee+8.5CHIChicago Bears vs. Green Bay Packers, December 14, 1941
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