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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 Peterson92.32007-20173TM
5Eric Dickerson+90.81983-19934TM
6Walter Payton+88.01975-1987chi
7Clinton Portis87.82002-20102TM
8Le'Veon Bell86.12013-2017pit
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
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
21Fred Taylor76.41998-20102TM
22LeSean McCoy75.92009-20172TM
23Corey Dillon74.91997-20062TM
Todd Gurley74.92015-2017ram
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
34Frank Gore71.62005-20172TM
35Steven Jackson71.52004-20153TM
36Jerome Bettis+71.21993-20052TM
37Steve Van Buren+70.61944-1951phi
38Marshawn Lynch70.42007-20173TM
39Franco Harris+70.11972-19842TM
40Marshall Faulk+69.81994-20052TM
41Robert Smith69.61993-2000min
42William Andrews68.81979-1986atl
43Curt Warner68.41983-19902TM
44Doug Martin68.12012-2017tam
Ricky Williams68.11999-20113TM
Willie Parker68.12004-2009pit
47Tiki Barber67.91997-2006nyg
48Travis Henry67.62001-20073TM
49Ray Rice67.22008-2013rav
50Matt Forte67.12008-20172TM
51Jim Taylor+66.61958-19672TM
52Thurman Thomas+66.31988-20002TM
Rodney Hampton66.31990-1997nyg
Terry Allen66.31991-20015TM
55Cookie Gilchrist66.01962-19673TM
56John Riggins+64.91971-19852TM
57Maurice Jones-Drew64.82006-20142TM
58Jamaal Charles64.62008-20172TM
59Melvin Gordon63.82015-2017sdg
60Barry Foster63.61990-1994pit
61Gerald Riggs63.51982-19912TM
62Wilbert Montgomery63.41977-19852TM
63Garrison Hearst63.21993-20044TM
64Rudi Johnson62.92001-20082TM
65Deuce McAllister62.82001-2008nor
66Cedric Benson62.72005-20123TM
67Ahman Green62.21998-20093TM
68Greg Bell62.01984-19903TM
Christian Okoye62.01987-1992kan
70Jay Ajayi61.42015-20172TM
71Ryan Mathews61.22010-20162TM
72Ryan Grant61.02007-20122TM
73Chuck Muncie60.91976-19842TM
74Jamal Anderson60.61994-2001atl
Warrick Dunn60.61997-20082TM
76Lawrence McCutcheon60.31972-19814TM
77Eddie Lacy60.22013-20172TM
78Alfred Morris59.82012-20172TM
79Willis McGahee59.72004-20134TM
80Natrone Means59.31993-20003TM
81Wendell Tyler59.11977-19862TM
82Lydell Mitchell58.91972-19803TM
83Thomas Jones58.82000-20115TM
Rashard Mendenhall58.82008-20132TM
85Cliff Battles+58.51932-1937was
86Don Perkins58.11961-1968dal
87James Stewart57.81995-20022TM
Alan Ameche57.81955-1960clt
89Larry Brown57.61969-1976was
90Knowshon Moreno57.42009-20142TM
91Joseph Addai57.12006-2011clt
92Mark Ingram57.02011-2017nor
DeAngelo Williams57.02006-20162TM
94Johnny Johnson56.61990-19942TM
95Ottis Anderson56.41979-19922TM
96Stephen Davis56.31996-20063TM
97Freeman McNeil56.11981-1992nyj
98Bobby Humphrey56.01989-19922TM
Delvin Williams56.01974-19813TM
100Karim Abdul-Jabbar55.91996-20003TM
Jonathan Stewart55.92008-2017car
102David Johnson55.82015-2017crd
Spec Sanders55.81946-19502TM
104Larry Csonka+55.31968-19792TM
105Marcus Allen+55.11982-19972TM
106Michael Turner54.82004-20122TM
107Chuck Foreman54.61973-19802TM
Carlos Hyde54.62014-2017sfo
John Brockington54.61971-19772TM
110Mike Thomas54.51975-19802TM
111Floyd Little+54.01967-1975den
112Julius Jones53.92004-20103TM
113Lamar Miller53.72012-20172TM
Joe Perry+53.71948-19632TM
115Leroy Kelly+53.51964-1973cle
Jim Nance53.51965-19732TM
117Devonta Freeman53.22014-2017atl
Jeremy Hill53.22014-2017cin
Ron Johnson53.21969-19752TM
Neal Anderson53.21986-1993chi
121Andra Franklin53.11981-1984mia
122Mike Garrett52.71966-19732TM
Napoleon Kaufman52.71995-2000rai
124Darren McFadden52.62008-20172TM
C.J. Anderson52.62013-2017den
126Antowain Smith52.51997-20054TM
Joe Cribbs52.51980-19884TM
128Brian Westbrook52.42002-20102TM
129Eddie Price52.31950-1955nyg
130Dan Towler52.11950-1955ram
131Kevin Mack51.71985-1993cle
132Paul Lowe51.51960-19692TM
Bam Morris51.51994-19994TM
134Earnest Jackson51.41983-19883TM
Tatum Bell51.42004-20082TM
136Latavius Murray51.12014-20172TM
Pete Johnson51.11977-19843TM
Laurence Maroney51.12006-20102TM
Chris Ivory51.12010-20173TM
140Rashaan Salaam51.01995-19992TM
Sam Cunningham51.01973-1982nwe
142Joe Morris50.81982-19912TM
LeGarrette Blount50.82010-20174TM
144Duce Staley50.71997-20062TM
145Tim Biakabutuka50.61996-2001car
146Marion Butts49.91989-19953TM
Cadillac Williams49.92005-20112TM
148Matt Snell49.81964-1972nyj
149Roger Craig49.61983-19933TM
Kevin Jones49.62004-20082TM
151James Brooks49.11981-19924TM
152Mark van Eeghen48.91974-19832TM
153Dave Hampton48.81969-19763TM
154Isaiah Crowell48.72014-2017cle
155Mike Pruitt48.51976-19863TM
Mike Rozier48.51985-19912TM
Beanie Wells48.52009-2012crd
158Dick Bass48.41960-1969ram
Shonn Greene48.42009-20142TM
160Marion Barber48.32005-20112TM
Charlie Garner48.31994-20044TM
162Errict Rhett48.21994-20003TM
163Ricky Bell47.91977-19822TM
164Ahmad Bradshaw47.82007-20152TM
165Fred Lane47.61997-1999car
John Henry Johnson+47.61954-19664TM
167Chris Warren47.51990-20003TM
Craig James47.51984-1988nwe
169Kevan Barlow47.42001-20062TM
170Curtis Dickey47.31980-19862TM
171Stevan Ridley47.22011-20174TM
172Fred Jackson47.12007-20152TM
173Leonard Russell46.71991-19964TM
Brandon Jacobs46.72005-20132TM
Clem Daniels46.71960-19683TM
176Chet Mutryn46.61946-19502TM
BenJarvus Green-Ellis46.62008-20132TM
James Wilder46.61981-19903TM
179Raymont Harris46.51994-20004TM
180Otis Armstrong46.41973-1980den
181Ben Tate46.32011-20143TM
Ken Willard46.31965-19742TM
183Steve Owens46.21970-1974det
184William Green45.82002-2005cle
Rueben Mayes45.81986-19932TM
186DeShaun Foster45.22003-20082TM
187Tony Collins45.11981-19902TM
188Anthony Thomas44.72001-20074TM
189Rick Casares44.61955-19663TM
190Marion Motley+44.51946-19552TM
Mel Farr44.51967-1973det
Chris Brown44.52003-20092TM
193Trent Richardson44.22012-20142TM
194Marv Hubbard44.11969-19772TM
195Randy McMillan44.01981-1986clt
Hoyle Granger44.01966-19722TM
Herschel Walker44.01986-19974TM
198Ted Brown43.71979-1986min
199Emerson Boozer43.51966-1975nyj
200Kevin Smith43.42008-2012det
Gary Brown43.41991-19993TM
202Gene Roberts43.31947-1950nyg
203Terry Metcalf43.21973-19812TM
204Rob Goode42.91949-19552TM
205Ed Podolak42.81969-1977kan
Sammie Smith42.81989-19922TM
207Sammy Winder42.71982-1990den
Michael Vick42.72001-20154TM
209Bill Paschal42.61943-19482TM
Adrian Murrell42.61993-20034TM
Alex Webster42.61955-1964nyg
212Altie Taylor42.21969-19762TM
Terrance West42.22014-20173TM
Lamar Smith42.21994-20034TM
Johnny Strzykalski42.21946-1952sfo
216Steve Slaton42.12008-20112TM
Reggie Brooks42.11993-19962TM
218Dickie Post42.01967-19713TM
219Mercury Morris41.71969-19762TM
220Olandis Gary41.61999-20032TM
Duane Thomas41.61970-19742TM
Curtis Enis41.61998-2000chi
223Lawrence Phillips41.51996-19993TM
Mike Anderson41.52000-20072TM
225Abner Haynes41.31960-19674TM
226Ickey Woods41.21988-1991cin
227Wilbur Jackson41.01974-19822TM
Reggie Bush41.02006-20165TM
229Clarence Davis40.91971-1978rai
230Giovani Bernard40.82013-2017cin
George Grosvenor40.81935-19372TM
Ronnie Brown40.82005-20144TM
233Eddie Lee Ivery40.71979-1986gnb
Greg Hill40.71994-19993TM
Reggie Cobb40.71990-19964TM
Joe Washington40.71977-19854TM
237Rashad Jennings40.62009-20163TM
238LenDale White40.52006-2009oti
239Bob Hoernschemeyer40.21946-19553TM
Barry Word40.21987-19944TM
241Stump Mitchell40.11981-1989crd
242Whizzer White40.01938-19412TM
Tyrone Wheatley40.01995-20042TM
Walter Abercrombie40.01982-19882TM
245Jim Musick39.81932-1936was
Robert Griffin39.82012-20162TM
247John David Crow39.71958-19682TM
248Lorenzo White39.61988-19952TM
Cam Newton39.62011-2017car
250T.J. Yeldon39.42015-2017jax
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