NFL Rushing Yards per Game Year-by-Year Playoffs Leaders

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Leaders Table
Year Player Y/G Tm
2017Todd Gurley (23)101.0LAR
2016Ezekiel Elliott (21)125.0DAL
2015Alfred Blue (24)99.0HOU
2014Marshawn Lynch (28)106.0SEA
2013Marshawn Lynch (27)96.0SEA
2012Arian Foster (26)115.0HOU
2011Arian Foster (25)142.5HOU
2010Jamaal Charles (23)82.0KAN
2009Cedric Benson (26)169.0CIN
2008Brandon Jacobs (26)92.0NYG
2007Marion Barber (24)129.0DAL
2006Tiki Barber (31)137.0NYG
2005DeShaun Foster (25)102.5CAR
2004Warrick Dunn (29)100.5ATL
2003Priest Holmes (29)176.0KAN
2002Tiki Barber (27)115.0NYG
2001Charlie Garner (29)111.0OAK
2000Edgerrin James (22)107.0IND
2000Lamar Smith (29)107.0MIA
1999Fred Taylor (23)122.5JAX
1998Terrell Davis+ (25)156.0DEN
1997Terrell Davis+ (24)145.3DEN
1996Natrone Means (24)119.3JAX
1995Thurman Thomas+ (29)102.0BUF
1994Barry Foster (25)90.0PIT
1993Barry Sanders+ (25)169.0DET
1992Emmitt Smith+ (23)112.0DAL
1991Nick Bell (23)107.0RAI
1990Thurman Thomas+ (24)130.0BUF
1989Ottis Anderson (32)120.0NYG
1988Ickey Woods (22)102.3CIN
1987Timmy Smith (23)114.0WAS
1986Eric Dickerson+ (26)158.0RAM
1985Earnest Byner (22)161.0CLE
1984Eric Dickerson+ (24)107.0RAM
1983Marcus Allen+ (23)155.3RAI
1982John Riggins+ (33)152.5WAS
1981Rob Carpenter (26)111.0NYG
1980Wilbert Montgomery (25)104.0PHI
1979Ricky Bell (24)100.5TAM
1978Earl Campbell+ (23)88.0HOU
1977Lawrence McCutcheon (27)102.0RAM
1976Franco Harris+ (26)132.0PIT
1975Lawrence McCutcheon (25)106.0RAM
1974Franco Harris+ (24)114.3PIT
1973Larry Brown (25)115.0WAS
1972Bo Scott (29)94.0CLE
1971Wendell Hayes (31)100.0KAN
1970Duane Thomas (23)104.3DAL
1969Leroy Kelly+ (27)73.0CLE
1968Matt Snell (27)96.0NYJ
1967Hewritt Dixon (27)99.0OAK
1966Don Perkins (28)108.0DAL
1965Jim Taylor+ (29)78.0GNB
1964Cookie Gilchrist (29)122.0BUF
1963Keith Lincoln (24)206.0SDG
1962Jim Taylor+ (26)85.0GNB
1961Paul Hornung+ (25)89.0GNB
1960Paul Lowe (23)165.0LAC
1959Frank Gifford+ (29)56.0NYG
1958Frank Gifford+ (28)77.5NYG
1957Lew Carpenter (25)82.0CLE
1957Hugh McElhenny+ (28)82.0SFO
1956Mel Triplett (24)71.0NYG
1955Dan Towler (27)64.0RAM
1954Lew Carpenter (22)64.0DET
1953Chick Jagade (26)102.0CLE
1952Chick Jagade (25)104.0CLE
1951Otto Graham+ (29)43.0CLE
1950George Gulyanics (29)94.0CHI
1949Steve Van Buren+ (28)196.0PHI
1948Marion Motley+ (28)133.0CLE
1947Elmer Angsman (21)159.0CRD
1946Marion Motley+ (26)98.0CLE
1945Jim Gillette (27)101.0RAM
1944Joe Laws (33)74.0GNB
1943Sid Luckman+ (26)64.0CHI
1942Andy Farkas (26)43.0WAS
1941George McAfee+ (23)100.0CHI
1940Bill Osmanski (24)109.0CHI
1939Andy Uram (24)35.0GNB
1938Hank Soar (24)68.0NYG
1937Jack Manders (28)73.0CHI
1936Clarke Hinkle+ (27)58.0GNB
1935Dutch Clark+ (28)80.0DET
1934Ken Strong+ (28)94.0NYG
1933Gene Ronzani (24)73.0CHI
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