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Leaders Table
Rank Player Y/G Years Tm
1Jim Brown+104.31957-1965cle
2Barry Sanders+99.81989-1998det
3Ezekiel Elliott98.72016-2019dal
4Terrell Davis+97.51995-2001den
5Eric Dickerson+90.81983-19934TM
6Walter Payton+88.01975-1987chi
Adrian Peterson88.02007-20194TM
8Clinton Portis87.82002-20102TM
9Billy Sims85.11980-1984det
10Curtis Martin+83.91995-20052TM
11O.J. Simpson+83.21969-19792TM
12Edgerrin James82.71999-20093TM
13Earl Campbell+81.81978-19852TM
14Arian Foster81.62009-20162TM
15Le'Veon Bell81.52013-20192TM
16Emmitt Smith+81.21990-20042TM
17Jamal Lewis81.02000-20092TM
18LaDainian Tomlinson+80.52001-20112TM
19Domanick Williams79.92003-2005htx
20George Rogers78.01981-19872TM
21Shaun Alexander76.92000-20082TM
22Fred Taylor76.41998-20102TM
23Todd Gurley75.42015-2019ram
24Corey Dillon74.91997-20062TM
25Chris Johnson74.22008-20173TM
26Eddie George74.01996-20042TM
27Ricky Watters73.91992-20013TM
28Tony Dorsett+73.61977-19882TM
29Larry Johnson73.22003-20114TM
Bo Jackson73.21987-1990rai
31Gale Sayers+72.91965-1971chi
32DeMarco Murray72.52011-20173TM
33Priest Holmes72.31997-20072TM
34Steven Jackson71.52004-20153TM
35Jerome Bettis+71.21993-20052TM
36Steve Van Buren+70.61944-1951phi
37LeSean McCoy70.42009-20193TM
38Marshawn Lynch70.12007-20183TM
Franco Harris+70.11972-19842TM
40Marshall Faulk+69.81994-20052TM
41Robert Smith69.61993-2000min
Jordan Howard69.62016-20192TM
43Frank Gore69.42005-20194TM
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
52Thurman Thomas+66.31988-20002TM
Rodney Hampton66.31990-1997nyg
Terry Allen66.31991-20015TM
55Cookie Gilchrist66.01962-19673TM
56Jim Taylor+65.11958-19672TM
57John Riggins+64.91971-19852TM
58Maurice Jones-Drew64.82006-20142TM
59Melvin Gordon64.42015-2019sdg
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
72Christian McCaffrey61.52017-2019car
73Ryan Mathews61.22010-20162TM
74Ryan Grant61.02007-20122TM
75Chuck Muncie60.91976-19842TM
76Jamal Anderson60.61994-2001atl
Warrick Dunn60.61997-20082TM
78Lawrence McCutcheon60.31972-19814TM
79Eddie Lacy60.22013-20172TM
Joe Mixon60.22017-2019cin
81Jay Ajayi59.92015-20182TM
82Willis McGahee59.72004-20134TM
83Natrone Means59.31993-20003TM
84Wendell Tyler59.11977-19862TM
85Lydell Mitchell58.91972-19803TM
86Thomas Jones58.82000-20115TM
Rashard Mendenhall58.82008-20132TM
88Cliff Battles+58.51932-1937was
89Don Perkins58.11961-1968dal
90James Stewart57.81995-20022TM
Alan Ameche57.81955-1960clt
92Marlon Mack57.72017-2019clt
93Mark Ingram57.62011-20192TM
Larry Brown57.61969-1976was
95Knowshon Moreno57.42009-20142TM
96Joseph Addai57.12006-2011clt
97DeAngelo Williams57.02006-20162TM
98Johnny Johnson56.61990-19942TM
99Alfred Morris56.52012-20194TM
100Ottis Anderson56.41979-19922TM
101Stephen Davis56.31996-20063TM
102Freeman McNeil56.11981-1992nyj
103Bobby Humphrey56.01989-19922TM
Delvin Williams56.01974-19813TM
105Karim Abdul-Jabbar55.91996-20003TM
106Lamar Miller55.82012-20182TM
Spec Sanders55.81946-19502TM
108Larry Csonka+55.31968-19792TM
109Marcus Allen+55.11982-19972TM
110Carlos Hyde54.82014-20194TM
Derrick Henry54.82016-2019oti
Michael Turner54.82004-20122TM
113Jonathan Stewart54.72008-20182TM
114Chuck Foreman54.61973-19802TM
John Brockington54.61971-19772TM
116Mike Thomas54.51975-19802TM
117David Johnson54.12015-2019crd
118Floyd Little+54.01967-1975den
119Julius Jones53.92004-20103TM
120Leroy Kelly+53.51964-1973cle
Jim Nance53.51965-19732TM
122Ron Johnson53.21969-19752TM
Neal Anderson53.21986-1993chi
124Andra Franklin53.11981-1984mia
Joe Perry+53.11948-19632TM
126Alvin Kamara52.82017-2019nor
127Mike Garrett52.71966-19732TM
Jeremy Hill52.72014-20182TM
Napoleon Kaufman52.71995-2000rai
130Darren McFadden52.62008-20172TM
131Antowain Smith52.51997-20054TM
Joe Cribbs52.51980-19884TM
133Brian Westbrook52.42002-20102TM
134Eddie Price52.31950-1955nyg
135Dan Towler52.11950-1955ram
136Aaron Jones51.92017-2019gnb
137Kevin Mack51.71985-1993cle
138Paul Lowe51.51960-19692TM
Bam Morris51.51994-19994TM
140Earnest Jackson51.41983-19883TM
Tatum Bell51.42004-20082TM
142Devonta Freeman51.22014-2019atl
143Pete Johnson51.11977-19843TM
Laurence Maroney51.12006-20102TM
145Rashaan Salaam51.01995-19992TM
Sam Cunningham51.01973-1982nwe
147Joe Morris50.81982-19912TM
148Duce Staley50.71997-20062TM
149Tim Biakabutuka50.61996-2001car
150Marion Butts49.91989-19953TM
Cadillac Williams49.92005-20112TM
152Matt Snell49.81964-1972nyj
153Roger Craig49.61983-19933TM
Kevin Jones49.62004-20082TM
155Isaiah Crowell49.42014-20182TM
156C.J. Anderson49.32013-20194TM
157James Brooks49.11981-19924TM
158Mark van Eeghen48.91974-19832TM
159Dave Hampton48.81969-19763TM
160Mike Pruitt48.51976-19863TM
Mike Rozier48.51985-19912TM
Chris Ivory48.52010-20184TM
Beanie Wells48.52009-2012crd
164Dick Bass48.41960-1969ram
Shonn Greene48.42009-20142TM
166Marion Barber48.32005-20112TM
Charlie Garner48.31994-20044TM
168Errict Rhett48.21994-20003TM
169Ricky Bell47.91977-19822TM
170Ahmad Bradshaw47.82007-20152TM
LeGarrette Blount47.82010-20185TM
172Fred Lane47.61997-1999car
John Henry Johnson+47.61954-19664TM
174Chris Warren47.51990-20003TM
Craig James47.51984-1988nwe
176Kevan Barlow47.42001-20062TM
177Latavius Murray47.32014-20193TM
Curtis Dickey47.31980-19862TM
179Fred Jackson47.12007-20152TM
180Leonard Russell46.71991-19964TM
Brandon Jacobs46.72005-20132TM
Clem Daniels46.71960-19683TM
Matt Breida46.72017-2019sfo
184Chet Mutryn46.61946-19502TM
BenJarvus Green-Ellis46.62008-20132TM
James Wilder46.61981-19903TM
187Raymont Harris46.51994-20004TM
188Otis Armstrong46.41973-1980den
189Ben Tate46.32011-20143TM
Ken Willard46.31965-19742TM
191Steve Owens46.21970-1974det
192William Green45.82002-2005cle
Rueben Mayes45.81986-19932TM
194DeShaun Foster45.22003-20082TM
195Tony Collins45.11981-19902TM
196Marion Motley+45.01946-19552TM
197Anthony Thomas44.72001-20074TM
198Rick Casares44.61955-19663TM
199Mel Farr44.51967-1973det
Chris Brown44.52003-20092TM
201Trent Richardson44.22012-20142TM
202Marv Hubbard44.11969-19772TM
203Randy McMillan44.01981-1986clt
James Conner44.02017-2019pit
Hoyle Granger44.01966-19722TM
Herschel Walker44.01986-19974TM
207Ted Brown43.71979-1986min
208Emerson Boozer43.51966-1975nyj
209Kevin Smith43.42008-2012det
Gary Brown43.41991-19993TM
Tevin Coleman43.42015-20192TM
212Gene Roberts43.31947-1950nyg
213Terry Metcalf43.21973-19812TM
214Rob Goode42.91949-19552TM
215Ed Podolak42.81969-1977kan
Sammie Smith42.81989-19922TM
217Sammy Winder42.71982-1990den
Michael Vick42.72001-20154TM
219Bill Paschal42.61943-19482TM
Adrian Murrell42.61993-20034TM
Alex Webster42.61955-1964nyg
222Altie Taylor42.21969-19762TM
Terrance West42.22014-20173TM
Lamar Smith42.21994-20034TM
Johnny Strzykalski42.21946-1952sfo
226Steve Slaton42.12008-20112TM
Reggie Brooks42.11993-19962TM
228Dickie Post42.01967-19713TM
229Stevan Ridley41.92011-20184TM
Alex Collins41.92016-20182TM
231Mercury Morris41.71969-19762TM
232Olandis Gary41.61999-20032TM
Duane Thomas41.61970-19742TM
Curtis Enis41.61998-2000chi
235Lawrence Phillips41.51996-19993TM
Mike Anderson41.52000-20072TM
237Abner Haynes41.31960-19674TM
238Ickey Woods41.21988-1991cin
239Wilbur Jackson41.01974-19822TM
Reggie Bush41.02006-20165TM
241Clarence Davis40.91971-1978rai
242George Grosvenor40.81935-19372TM
Ronnie Brown40.82005-20144TM
244Eddie Lee Ivery40.71979-1986gnb
Greg Hill40.71994-19993TM
Reggie Cobb40.71990-19964TM
Joe Washington40.71977-19854TM
248Rashad Jennings40.62009-20163TM
249LenDale White40.52006-2009oti
250Bob Hoernschemeyer40.21946-19553TM
Barry Word40.21987-19944TM
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