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Leaders Table
Rank Player Y/G Years Tm
1Jim Brown+104.31957-1965cle
2Barry Sanders+99.81989-1998det
3Terrell Davis+97.51995-2001den
4Adrian Peterson94.32007-20172TM
5Eric Dickerson+90.81983-19934TM
6Walter Payton+88.01975-1987chi
7Clinton Portis87.82002-20102TM
8Billy Sims85.11980-1984det
9Le'Veon Bell85.02013-2017pit
10Curtis Martin+83.91995-20052TM
11O.J. Simpson+83.21969-19792TM
12Edgerrin James82.71999-20093TM
13Earl Campbell+81.81978-19852TM
14Arian Foster81.62009-20162TM
15Emmitt Smith+81.21990-20042TM
16Jamal Lewis81.02000-20092TM
17LaDainian Tomlinson+80.52001-20112TM
18Domanick Williams79.92003-2005htx
19George Rogers78.01981-19872TM
20Shaun Alexander76.92000-20082TM
21DeMarco Murray76.62011-20173TM
22Fred Taylor76.41998-20102TM
23LeSean McCoy76.22009-20172TM
24Chris Johnson75.42008-20173TM
25Corey Dillon74.91997-20062TM
26Doug Martin74.22012-2016tam
27Eddie George74.01996-20042TM
28Ricky Watters73.91992-20013TM
29Tony Dorsett+73.61977-19882TM
30Larry Johnson73.22003-20114TM
Bo Jackson73.21987-1990rai
32Gale Sayers+72.91965-1971chi
33Priest Holmes72.31997-20072TM
Frank Gore72.32005-20172TM
35Marshawn Lynch71.62007-20173TM
36Steven Jackson71.52004-20153TM
37Jerome Bettis+71.21993-20052TM
38Steve Van Buren+70.61944-1951phi
39Franco Harris+70.11972-19842TM
40Jamaal Charles70.02008-20172TM
41Marshall Faulk+69.81994-20052TM
42Matt Forte69.72008-20172TM
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
51Jim Taylor+66.61958-19672TM
52Thurman Thomas+66.31988-20002TM
Rodney Hampton66.31990-1997nyg
Terry Allen66.31991-20015TM
55Eddie Lacy66.12013-20172TM
56Cookie Gilchrist66.01962-19673TM
57John Riggins+64.91971-19852TM
58Maurice Jones-Drew64.82006-20142TM
59Barry Foster63.61990-1994pit
60Gerald Riggs63.51982-19912TM
61Wilbert Montgomery63.41977-19852TM
62Garrison Hearst63.21993-20044TM
63Rudi Johnson62.92001-20082TM
64Deuce McAllister62.82001-2008nor
65Alfred Morris62.72012-20172TM
Cedric Benson62.72005-20123TM
67Ahman Green62.21998-20093TM
68Greg Bell62.01984-19903TM
Christian Okoye62.01987-1992kan
70Ryan Mathews61.22010-20162TM
71Ryan Grant61.02007-20122TM
72Chuck Muncie60.91976-19842TM
73Jamal Anderson60.61994-2001atl
Warrick Dunn60.61997-20082TM
75Lawrence McCutcheon60.31972-19814TM
76Willis McGahee59.72004-20134TM
77Natrone Means59.31993-20003TM
78Wendell Tyler59.11977-19862TM
79Lydell Mitchell58.91972-19803TM
80Thomas Jones58.82000-20115TM
Rashard Mendenhall58.82008-20132TM
82Cliff Battles+58.51932-1937was
83Don Perkins58.11961-1968dal
84James Stewart57.81995-20022TM
Alan Ameche57.81955-1960clt
86Larry Brown57.61969-1976was
87Knowshon Moreno57.42009-20142TM
88Jonathan Stewart57.12008-2017car
Jeremy Hill57.12014-2017cin
Joseph Addai57.12006-2011clt
91DeAngelo Williams57.02006-20162TM
92Johnny Johnson56.61990-19942TM
93Ottis Anderson56.41979-19922TM
94Stephen Davis56.31996-20063TM
95Freeman McNeil56.11981-1992nyj
96Bobby Humphrey56.01989-19922TM
Delvin Williams56.01974-19813TM
98Karim Abdul-Jabbar55.91996-20003TM
99David Johnson55.82015-2017crd
Spec Sanders55.81946-19502TM
101Larry Csonka+55.31968-19792TM
102Marcus Allen+55.11982-19972TM
103Michael Turner54.82004-20122TM
104Chuck Foreman54.61973-19802TM
John Brockington54.61971-19772TM
Chris Ivory54.62010-20173TM
107Mike Thomas54.51975-19802TM
108Carlos Hyde54.42014-2017sfo
109Floyd Little+54.01967-1975den
110Julius Jones53.92004-20103TM
111Mark Ingram53.82011-2017nor
112Joe Perry+53.71948-19632TM
113Lamar Miller53.62012-20172TM
114Leroy Kelly+53.51964-1973cle
Jim Nance53.51965-19732TM
116Ron Johnson53.21969-19752TM
Darren McFadden53.22008-20162TM
Neal Anderson53.21986-1993chi
119Andra Franklin53.11981-1984mia
120Mike Garrett52.71966-19732TM
Napoleon Kaufman52.71995-2000rai
122Antowain Smith52.51997-20054TM
Joe Cribbs52.51980-19884TM
124Brian Westbrook52.42002-20102TM
125Eddie Price52.31950-1955nyg
126Dan Towler52.11950-1955ram
127Kevin Mack51.71985-1993cle
128Paul Lowe51.51960-19692TM
Bam Morris51.51994-19994TM
130Earnest Jackson51.41983-19883TM
Tatum Bell51.42004-20082TM
132Pete Johnson51.11977-19843TM
Devonta Freeman51.12014-2017atl
Laurence Maroney51.12006-20102TM
135Rashaan Salaam51.01995-19992TM
C.J. Anderson51.02013-2017den
Sam Cunningham51.01973-1982nwe
138Joe Morris50.81982-19912TM
139Duce Staley50.71997-20062TM
LeGarrette Blount50.72010-20174TM
141Tim Biakabutuka50.61996-2001car
142Marion Butts49.91989-19953TM
Cadillac Williams49.92005-20112TM
144Matt Snell49.81964-1972nyj
145Roger Craig49.61983-19933TM
Kevin Jones49.62004-20082TM
147James Brooks49.11981-19924TM
148Mark van Eeghen48.91974-19832TM
149Dave Hampton48.81969-19763TM
150Latavius Murray48.72014-20172TM
151Mike Pruitt48.51976-19863TM
Mike Rozier48.51985-19912TM
Beanie Wells48.52009-2012crd
154Dick Bass48.41960-1969ram
Shonn Greene48.42009-20142TM
156Marion Barber48.32005-20112TM
Charlie Garner48.31994-20044TM
158Errict Rhett48.21994-20003TM
159Ricky Bell47.91977-19822TM
160Ahmad Bradshaw47.82007-20152TM
161Fred Lane47.61997-1999car
John Henry Johnson+47.61954-19664TM
163Chris Warren47.51990-20003TM
Craig James47.51984-1988nwe
165Kevan Barlow47.42001-20062TM
166Curtis Dickey47.31980-19862TM
167Fred Jackson47.12007-20152TM
168Stevan Ridley47.02011-20163TM
169Leonard Russell46.71991-19964TM
Brandon Jacobs46.72005-20132TM
Clem Daniels46.71960-19683TM
Isaiah Crowell46.72014-2017cle
173Chet Mutryn46.61946-19502TM
BenJarvus Green-Ellis46.62008-20132TM
James Wilder46.61981-19903TM
176Raymont Harris46.51994-20004TM
177Otis Armstrong46.41973-1980den
178Ben Tate46.32011-20143TM
Ken Willard46.31965-19742TM
180Steve Owens46.21970-1974det
181William Green45.82002-2005cle
Rueben Mayes45.81986-19932TM
183DeShaun Foster45.22003-20082TM
184Tony Collins45.11981-19902TM
185Anthony Thomas44.72001-20074TM
186Rick Casares44.61955-19663TM
187Marion Motley+44.51946-19552TM
Mel Farr44.51967-1973det
Terrance West44.52014-20173TM
Chris Brown44.52003-20092TM
191Trent Richardson44.22012-20142TM
192Marv Hubbard44.11969-19772TM
193Randy McMillan44.01981-1986clt
Hoyle Granger44.01966-19722TM
Herschel Walker44.01986-19974TM
196Giovani Bernard43.72013-2017cin
Ted Brown43.71979-1986min
198Emerson Boozer43.51966-1975nyj
199Kevin Smith43.42008-2012det
Gary Brown43.41991-19993TM
201Gene Roberts43.31947-1950nyg
202Terry Metcalf43.21973-19812TM
203Rob Goode42.91949-19552TM
204Ed Podolak42.81969-1977kan
Sammie Smith42.81989-19922TM
206Sammy Winder42.71982-1990den
Michael Vick42.72001-20154TM
208Bill Paschal42.61943-19482TM
Adrian Murrell42.61993-20034TM
Alex Webster42.61955-1964nyg
211Altie Taylor42.21969-19762TM
Lamar Smith42.21994-20034TM
Johnny Strzykalski42.21946-1952sfo
214Steve Slaton42.12008-20112TM
Reggie Brooks42.11993-19962TM
216Dickie Post42.01967-19713TM
217Mercury Morris41.71969-19762TM
218Olandis Gary41.61999-20032TM
Duane Thomas41.61970-19742TM
Curtis Enis41.61998-2000chi
221Lawrence Phillips41.51996-19993TM
Mike Anderson41.52000-20072TM
223Abner Haynes41.31960-19674TM
224Ickey Woods41.21988-1991cin
225Wilbur Jackson41.01974-19822TM
Reggie Bush41.02006-20165TM
227Clarence Davis40.91971-1978rai
228George Grosvenor40.81935-19372TM
Ronnie Brown40.82005-20144TM
230Eddie Lee Ivery40.71979-1986gnb
Greg Hill40.71994-19993TM
Reggie Cobb40.71990-19964TM
Joe Washington40.71977-19854TM
234Rashad Jennings40.62009-20163TM
235LenDale White40.52006-2009oti
236Bob Hoernschemeyer40.21946-19553TM
Barry Word40.21987-19944TM
238Stump Mitchell40.11981-1989crd
239Whizzer White40.01938-19412TM
Tyrone Wheatley40.01995-20042TM
Walter Abercrombie40.01982-19882TM
242Jim Musick39.81932-1936was
Robert Griffin39.82012-20162TM
244John David Crow39.71958-19682TM
245Lorenzo White39.61988-19952TM
246Jerry Eckwood39.31979-1981tam
247John Settle39.21987-1990atl
Earnest Byner39.21984-19973TM
Tuffy Leemans+39.21936-1943nyg
250John Stephens39.11988-19933TM
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