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Leaders Table
Rank Player Y/G Years Tm
1Jim Brown+104.31957-1965cle
2Ezekiel Elliott101.32016-2018dal
3Barry Sanders+99.81989-1998det
4Terrell Davis+97.51995-2001den
5Adrian Peterson91.22007-20184TM
6Eric Dickerson+90.81983-19934TM
7Walter Payton+88.01975-1987chi
8Clinton Portis87.82002-20102TM
9Le'Veon Bell86.12013-2017pit
10Billy Sims85.11980-1984det
11Curtis Martin+83.91995-20052TM
12O.J. Simpson+83.21969-19792TM
13Edgerrin James82.71999-20093TM
14Earl Campbell+81.81978-19852TM
15Arian Foster81.62009-20162TM
16Emmitt Smith+81.21990-20042TM
17Jamal Lewis81.02000-20092TM
18LaDainian Tomlinson+80.52001-20112TM
19Domanick Williams79.92003-2005htx
20Todd Gurley79.32015-2018ram
21George Rogers78.01981-19872TM
22Shaun Alexander76.92000-20082TM
23Fred Taylor76.41998-20102TM
24Corey Dillon74.91997-20062TM
25Chris Johnson74.22008-20173TM
26Eddie George74.01996-20042TM
27Ricky Watters73.91992-20013TM
28LeSean McCoy73.72009-20182TM
29Tony Dorsett+73.61977-19882TM
30Larry Johnson73.22003-20114TM
Bo Jackson73.21987-1990rai
32Gale Sayers+72.91965-1971chi
33DeMarco Murray72.52011-20173TM
34Jordan Howard72.42016-2018chi
35Priest Holmes72.31997-20072TM
36Steven Jackson71.52004-20153TM
37Jerome Bettis+71.21993-20052TM
38Frank Gore70.72005-20183TM
39Steve Van Buren+70.61944-1951phi
40Marshawn Lynch70.12007-20183TM
Franco Harris+70.11972-19842TM
42Marshall Faulk+69.81994-20052TM
43Robert Smith69.61993-2000min
44William Andrews68.81979-1986atl
45Curt Warner68.41983-19902TM
46Ricky Williams68.11999-20113TM
Willie Parker68.12004-2009pit
48Tiki Barber67.91997-2006nyg
49Travis Henry67.62001-20073TM
50Ray Rice67.22008-2013rav
51Matt Forte67.12008-20172TM
52Melvin Gordon67.02015-2018sdg
53Thurman Thomas+66.31988-20002TM
Rodney Hampton66.31990-1997nyg
Terry Allen66.31991-20015TM
56Cookie Gilchrist66.01962-19673TM
57Jim Taylor+65.11958-19672TM
58John Riggins+64.91971-19852TM
59Maurice Jones-Drew64.82006-20142TM
60Doug Martin63.82012-20182TM
61Barry Foster63.61990-1994pit
Jamaal Charles63.62008-20183TM
63Gerald Riggs63.51982-19912TM
64Wilbert Montgomery63.41977-19852TM
65Garrison Hearst63.21993-20044TM
66Rudi Johnson62.92001-20082TM
67Deuce McAllister62.82001-2008nor
68Cedric Benson62.72005-20123TM
69Ahman Green62.21998-20093TM
70Greg Bell62.01984-19903TM
Christian Okoye62.01987-1992kan
72Ryan Mathews61.22010-20162TM
73Ryan Grant61.02007-20122TM
74Chuck Muncie60.91976-19842TM
75Jamal Anderson60.61994-2001atl
Warrick Dunn60.61997-20082TM
77Lawrence McCutcheon60.31972-19814TM
78Eddie Lacy60.22013-20172TM
79Jay Ajayi59.92015-20182TM
80Willis McGahee59.72004-20134TM
81Natrone Means59.31993-20003TM
82Wendell Tyler59.11977-19862TM
83Lydell Mitchell58.91972-19803TM
84Thomas Jones58.82000-20115TM
Rashard Mendenhall58.82008-20132TM
86Cliff Battles+58.51932-1937was
87Don Perkins58.11961-1968dal
88James Stewart57.81995-20022TM
Alan Ameche57.81955-1960clt
90Larry Brown57.61969-1976was
91Knowshon Moreno57.42009-20142TM
92Joseph Addai57.12006-2011clt
93Mark Ingram57.02011-2018nor
Alfred Morris57.02012-20183TM
DeAngelo Williams57.02006-20162TM
96Johnny Johnson56.61990-19942TM
97Ottis Anderson56.41979-19922TM
98Stephen Davis56.31996-20063TM
99Freeman McNeil56.11981-1992nyj
100Bobby Humphrey56.01989-19922TM
Delvin Williams56.01974-19813TM
102Karim Abdul-Jabbar55.91996-20003TM
103Spec Sanders55.81946-19502TM
104David Johnson55.62015-2018crd
105Larry Csonka+55.31968-19792TM
106Marcus Allen+55.11982-19972TM
107Michael Turner54.82004-20122TM
108Jonathan Stewart54.72008-20182TM
Lamar Miller54.72012-20182TM
110Chuck Foreman54.61973-19802TM
John Brockington54.61971-19772TM
112Mike Thomas54.51975-19802TM
113Floyd Little+54.01967-1975den
114Julius Jones53.92004-20103TM
Carlos Hyde53.92014-20183TM
116Leroy Kelly+53.51964-1973cle
Jim Nance53.51965-19732TM
118Ron Johnson53.21969-19752TM
Neal Anderson53.21986-1993chi
120Andra Franklin53.11981-1984mia
Joe Perry+53.11948-19632TM
122Mike Garrett52.71966-19732TM
Jeremy Hill52.72014-20182TM
Napoleon Kaufman52.71995-2000rai
125Devonta Freeman52.62014-2018atl
Darren McFadden52.62008-20172TM
127Antowain Smith52.51997-20054TM
Joe Cribbs52.51980-19884TM
129Brian Westbrook52.42002-20102TM
130Eddie Price52.31950-1955nyg
131Dan Towler52.11950-1955ram
132Kevin Mack51.71985-1993cle
133Paul Lowe51.51960-19692TM
Bam Morris51.51994-19994TM
135Earnest Jackson51.41983-19883TM
Tatum Bell51.42004-20082TM
137Pete Johnson51.11977-19843TM
Laurence Maroney51.12006-20102TM
139Rashaan Salaam51.01995-19992TM
Sam Cunningham51.01973-1982nwe
141Joe Morris50.81982-19912TM
142Duce Staley50.71997-20062TM
143Tim Biakabutuka50.61996-2001car
144Latavius Murray50.52014-20182TM
145Marion Butts49.91989-19953TM
Cadillac Williams49.92005-20112TM
147Matt Snell49.81964-1972nyj
148Roger Craig49.61983-19933TM
Kevin Jones49.62004-20082TM
Isaiah Crowell49.62014-20182TM
151Chris Ivory49.32010-20184TM
152James Brooks49.11981-19924TM
153Mark van Eeghen48.91974-19832TM
154Dave Hampton48.81969-19763TM
155LeGarrette Blount48.62010-20185TM
156Mike Pruitt48.51976-19863TM
Mike Rozier48.51985-19912TM
Beanie Wells48.52009-2012crd
159Dick Bass48.41960-1969ram
Shonn Greene48.42009-20142TM
161Marion Barber48.32005-20112TM
Charlie Garner48.31994-20044TM
163Errict Rhett48.21994-20003TM
164Ricky Bell47.91977-19822TM
165Ahmad Bradshaw47.82007-20152TM
166Fred Lane47.61997-1999car
John Henry Johnson+47.61954-19664TM
168Chris Warren47.51990-20003TM
Craig James47.51984-1988nwe
170Kevan Barlow47.42001-20062TM
171Curtis Dickey47.31980-19862TM
172Fred Jackson47.12007-20152TM
C.J. Anderson47.12013-20182TM
174Leonard Russell46.71991-19964TM
Brandon Jacobs46.72005-20132TM
Clem Daniels46.71960-19683TM
177Chet Mutryn46.61946-19502TM
BenJarvus Green-Ellis46.62008-20132TM
James Wilder46.61981-19903TM
180Raymont Harris46.51994-20004TM
181Otis Armstrong46.41973-1980den
182Ben Tate46.32011-20143TM
Ken Willard46.31965-19742TM
184Steve Owens46.21970-1974det
185William Green45.82002-2005cle
Rueben Mayes45.81986-19932TM
187DeShaun Foster45.22003-20082TM
188Tony Collins45.11981-19902TM
189Marion Motley+45.01946-19552TM
190Anthony Thomas44.72001-20074TM
191Rick Casares44.61955-19663TM
192Mel Farr44.51967-1973det
Chris Brown44.52003-20092TM
194Trent Richardson44.22012-20142TM
195Marv Hubbard44.11969-19772TM
196Randy McMillan44.01981-1986clt
Hoyle Granger44.01966-19722TM
Herschel Walker44.01986-19974TM
199Ted Brown43.71979-1986min
200Emerson Boozer43.51966-1975nyj
201Kevin Smith43.42008-2012det
Gary Brown43.41991-19993TM
Stevan Ridley43.42011-20184TM
204Gene Roberts43.31947-1950nyg
205Terry Metcalf43.21973-19812TM
206Rob Goode42.91949-19552TM
207Ed Podolak42.81969-1977kan
Sammie Smith42.81989-19922TM
209Sammy Winder42.71982-1990den
Michael Vick42.72001-20154TM
211Bill Paschal42.61943-19482TM
Adrian Murrell42.61993-20034TM
Alex Collins42.62016-20182TM
Alex Webster42.61955-1964nyg
215Altie Taylor42.21969-19762TM
Terrance West42.22014-20173TM
Lamar Smith42.21994-20034TM
Johnny Strzykalski42.21946-1952sfo
219Steve Slaton42.12008-20112TM
Reggie Brooks42.11993-19962TM
221Dickie Post42.01967-19713TM
222Mercury Morris41.71969-19762TM
223Olandis Gary41.61999-20032TM
Duane Thomas41.61970-19742TM
Curtis Enis41.61998-2000chi
226Lawrence Phillips41.51996-19993TM
Mike Anderson41.52000-20072TM
228Abner Haynes41.31960-19674TM
229Ickey Woods41.21988-1991cin
230Wilbur Jackson41.01974-19822TM
Reggie Bush41.02006-20165TM
232Clarence Davis40.91971-1978rai
233George Grosvenor40.81935-19372TM
Ronnie Brown40.82005-20144TM
235Eddie Lee Ivery40.71979-1986gnb
Greg Hill40.71994-19993TM
Reggie Cobb40.71990-19964TM
Joe Washington40.71977-19854TM
239Rashad Jennings40.62009-20163TM
240LenDale White40.52006-2009oti
241Tevin Coleman40.42015-2018atl
242Giovani Bernard40.32013-2018cin
243Bob Hoernschemeyer40.21946-19553TM
Barry Word40.21987-19944TM
245Stump Mitchell40.11981-1989crd
246Whizzer White40.01938-19412TM
Tyrone Wheatley40.01995-20042TM
Walter Abercrombie40.01982-19882TM
249Derrick Henry39.82016-2018oti
Jim Musick39.81932-1936was
Robert Griffin39.82012-20162TM
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