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Leaders Table
Rank Player YScm Year Tm
1Chris Johnson (23)2,5092009TEN
2Marshall Faulk+ (26)2,4291999STL
3Tiki Barber (30)2,3902005NYG
4LaDainian Tomlinson+ (24)2,3702003SDG
5Barry Sanders+ (29)2,3581997DET
6Steven Jackson (23)2,3342006STL
7LaDainian Tomlinson+ (27)2,3232006SDG
8Marcus Allen+ (25)2,3141985RAI
Adrian Peterson (27)2,3142012MIN
10Edgerrin James (22)2,3032000IND
11Priest Holmes (28)2,2872002KAN
12Jamal Lewis (24)2,2712003BAL
13DeMarco Murray (26)2,2612014DAL
14Ahman Green (26)2,2502003GNB
15Eric Dickerson+ (24)2,2441984RAM
16O.J. Simpson+ (28)2,2431975BUF
17James Wilder (26)2,2291984TAM
18Marshall Faulk+ (25)2,2271998IND
19Terrell Davis+ (25)2,2251998DEN
20Arian Foster (24)2,2202010HOU
21Ricky Williams (25)2,2162002MIA
22Le'Veon Bell (22)2,2152014PIT
23Eric Dickerson+ (23)2,2121983RAM
24Larry Johnson (26)2,1992006KAN
25Marshall Faulk+ (27)2,1892000STL
26Frank Gore (23)2,1802006SFO
27William Andrews (27)2,1761983ATL
28LaDainian Tomlinson+ (23)2,1722002SDG
29Priest Holmes (27)2,1692001KAN
30Barry Sanders+ (26)2,1661994DET
31Jamal Anderson (25)2,1651998ATL
32Deuce McAllister (24)2,1572003NOR
33Emmitt Smith+ (26)2,1481995DAL
34Marshall Faulk+ (28)2,1472001STL
35LeSean McCoy (25)2,1462013PHI
36Edgerrin James (21)2,1391999IND
37Jim Brown+ (27)2,1311963CLE
38Tiki Barber (31)2,1272006NYG
39Walter Payton+ (23)2,1211977CHI
40David Johnson (24)2,1182016ARI
41Thurman Thomas+ (26)2,1131992BUF
42Priest Holmes (29)2,1102003KAN
43Garrison Hearst (27)2,1051998SFO
44Brian Westbrook (28)2,1042007PHI
45Tiki Barber (29)2,0962004NYG
46Todd Gurley (23)2,0932017LAR
Larry Johnson (25)2,0932005KAN
48O.J. Simpson+ (26)2,0731973BUF
49Ray Rice (24)2,0682011BAL
50Roger Craig (25)2,0661985SFO
51Walter Payton+ (30)2,0521984CHI
52Emmitt Smith+ (23)2,0481992DAL
53Ray Rice (22)2,0412009BAL
54Thurman Thomas+ (25)2,0381991BUF
55Terrell Davis+ (24)2,0371997DEN
56William Andrews (25)2,0361981ATL
Roger Craig (28)2,0361988SFO
Eric Dickerson+ (28)2,0361988IND
59Barry Foster (23)2,0341992PIT
Walter Payton+ (31)2,0341985CHI
61Edgerrin James (26)2,0312004IND
62Walter Payton+ (29)2,0281983CHI
63Eric Dickerson+ (26)2,0261986RAM
64Herschel Walker (26)2,0191988DAL
65Wilbert Montgomery (24)2,0061979PHI
66Ezekiel Elliott (21)1,9942016DAL
67Gerald Riggs (24)1,9861985ATL
68Tiki Barber (27)1,9842002NYG
69Earl Campbell+ (25)1,9811980HOU
Ahman Green (24)1,9812001GNB
71Jamaal Charles (26)1,9802013KAN
Maurice Jones-Drew (26)1,9802011JAX
73Tony Dorsett+ (27)1,9711981DAL
74Calvin Johnson (26)1,9642012DET
75Eddie George (26)1,9622000TEN
76Shaun Alexander (28)1,9582005SEA
77LaDainian Tomlinson+ (28)1,9492007SDG
78Le'Veon Bell (25)1,9462017PIT
79Curtis Martin+ (31)1,9422004NYJ
Fred Taylor (27)1,9422003JAX
81Jamaal Charles (23)1,9352010KAN
82Matt Forte (27)1,9332013CHI
83Marcus Allen+ (24)1,9261984RAI
Doug Martin (23)1,9262012TAM
85Billy Sims (24)1,9241980DET
86Wilbert Montgomery (26)1,9231981PHI
Walter Payton+ (25)1,9231979CHI
88Brian Westbrook (27)1,9162006PHI
89Ottis Anderson (22)1,9131979STL
Thurman Thomas+ (23)1,9131989BUF
91Clinton Portis (22)1,9052003DEN
92Charlie Garner (30)1,9032002OAK
93Emmitt Smith+ (24)1,9001993DAL
94Barry Sanders+ (27)1,8981995DET
95Billy Sims (25)1,8881981DET
96Adrian Peterson (23)1,8852008MIN
97Le'Veon Bell (24)1,8842016PIT
Jerry Rice+ (32)1,8841995SFO
99Walter Payton+ (24)1,8751978CHI
100Jim Brown+ (29)1,8721965CLE
Clinton Portis (21)1,8722002DEN
102Julio Jones (26)1,8712015ATL
103Robert Smith (28)1,8692000MIN
104Chris Warren (26)1,8681994SEA
105Jim Brown+ (25)1,8671961CLE
Lorenzo White (26)1,8671992HOU
107Shaun Alexander (27)1,8662004SEA
108Antonio Brown (27)1,8622015PIT
109Barry Sanders+ (23)1,8551991DET
Ricky Watters (27)1,8551996PHI
Ricky Watters (31)1,8552000SEA
112Terrell Davis+ (23)1,8481996DEN
113Matt Forte (28)1,8462014CHI
114Edgerrin James (27)1,8432005IND
115Arian Foster (25)1,8412011HOU
116Curtis Martin+ (28)1,8332001NYJ
117LaDainian Tomlinson+ (26)1,8322005SDG
118Thurman Thomas+ (24)1,8291990BUF
119Walter Payton+ (26)1,8271980CHI
120Emmitt Smith+ (25)1,8251994DAL
121Curt Warner (25)1,8231986SEA
122Emmitt Smith+ (22)1,8211991DAL
123Adrian Peterson (24)1,8192009MIN
124Otis Armstrong (23)1,8121974DEN
125Dorsey Levens (27)1,8051997GNB
126Marshall Faulk+ (21)1,8041994IND
127George Rogers (22)1,8001981NOR
128Isaac Bruce (22)1,7981995STL
129Earl Campbell+ (24)1,7911979HOU
130Charlie Garner (28)1,7892000SFO
131Jim Brown+ (28)1,7861964CLE
Marshawn Lynch (26)1,7862012SEA
133Ottis Anderson (27)1,7851984STL
134Clem Daniels (26)1,7841963OAK
Barry Sanders+ (22)1,7841990DET
136Kareem Hunt (22)1,7822017KAN
137Barry Sanders+ (30)1,7801998DET
138Lydell Mitchell (28)1,7791977BAL
139Domanick Williams (23)1,7762004HOU
Dalton Hilliard (25)1,7761989NOR
Ray Rice (23)1,7762010BAL
LaDainian Tomlinson+ (25)1,7762004SDG
143Jerome Bettis+ (25)1,7751997PIT
144Curt Warner (22)1,7741983SEA
145James Brooks (27)1,7731986CIN
146Jamal Lewis (23)1,7692002BAL
147Maurice Jones-Drew (24)1,7652009JAX
148William Andrews (24)1,7641980ATL
Charlie Garner (27)1,7641999SFO
150Ottis Anderson (24)1,7631981STL
Gerald Riggs (23)1,7631984ATL
152Eddie George (25)1,7621999TEN
O.J. Simpson+ (29)1,7621976BUF
154Chuck Foreman (24)1,7611975MIN
155Freeman McNeil (26)1,7581985NYJ
156Ted Brown (24)1,7571981MIN
157Tony Dorsett+ (31)1,7561985DAL
Ricky Williams (24)1,7562001NOR
159Lydell Mitchell (27)1,7551976BAL
160Barry Sanders+ (21)1,7521989DET
161Joe Morris (25)1,7491986NYG
162Curtis Martin+ (22)1,7481995NWE
163Travis Henry (23)1,7472002BUF
164Charley Hennigan (26)1,7461961HOU
165Jamaal Charles (25)1,7452012KAN
166Deuce McAllister (23)1,7402002NOR
Michael Turner (26)1,7402008ATL
168Corey Dillon (29)1,7382004NWE
Steven Jackson (26)1,7382009STL
170Lydell Mitchell (26)1,7371975BAL
171Josh Gordon (22)1,7342013CLE
Ahman Green (23)1,7342000GNB
173Marvin Harrison+ (30)1,7322002IND
Clinton Portis (24)1,7322005WAS
175Shaun Alexander (26)1,7302003SEA
176Ottis Anderson (26)1,7291983STL
177Tiki Barber (25)1,7252000NYG
178Curtis Martin+ (26)1,7231999NYJ
Ricky Williams (26)1,7232003MIA
180Chuck Foreman (25)1,7221976MIN
Fred Taylor (26)1,7222002JAX
182Willie Parker (25)1,7162006PIT
183Edgar Bennett (26)1,7151995GNB
Matt Forte (22)1,7152008CHI
Walter Payton+ (32)1,7151986CHI
186Curtis Martin+ (27)1,7122000NYJ
187Antonio Brown (26)1,7112014PIT
188Neal Anderson (25)1,7091989CHI
189Adrian Peterson (30)1,7072015MIN
Ricky Watters (26)1,7071995PHI
191Clinton Portis (27)1,7052008WAS
192Tony Dorsett+ (24)1,7031978DAL
C.J. Spiller (25)1,7032012BUF
194Thurman Thomas+ (27)1,7021993BUF
195Torry Holt (27)1,7012003STL
Rod Smith (30)1,7012000DEN
197Joe Cribbs (23)1,7001981BUF
Barry Sanders+ (28)1,7001996DET
199Napoleon Kaufman (24)1,6971997OAK
200Calvin Johnson (25)1,6922011DET
201Alfred Morris (23)1,6902012WAS
202Larry Brown (24)1,6891972WAS
203Herman Moore (25)1,6861995DET
204Terry Allen (24)1,6791992MIN
205Gale Sayers+ (23)1,6781966CHI
206Tiki Barber (28)1,6772003NYG
207Jerome Bettis+ (21)1,6731993RAM
Marshawn Lynch (28)1,6732014SEA
Doug Martin (26)1,6732015TAM
210LeSean McCoy (22)1,6722010PHI
211Marvin Harrison+ (27)1,6671999IND
212Mike Pruitt (25)1,6661979CLE
213Jim Brown+ (22)1,6651958CLE
214Darren McFadden (23)1,6642010OAK
DeMarco Murray (28)1,6642016TEN
216Shaun Alexander (24)1,6612001SEA
217Ottis Anderson (23)1,6601980STL
Jamal Lewis (21)1,6602000BAL
219Steve Slaton (22)1,6592008HOU
220Mike Anderson (26)1,6562000DEN
221Joe Cribbs (25)1,6551983BUF
222Peyton Hillis (24)1,6542010CLE
223Curtis Martin+ (25)1,6521998NYJ
224Clinton Portis (26)1,6512007WAS
225Randy Moss+ (26)1,6502003MIN
226Tony Dorsett+ (30)1,6481984DAL
227Michael Bennett (24)1,6472002MIN
228Fred Taylor (22)1,6441998JAX
229Torry Holt (24)1,6422000STL
Jerry Rice+ (23)1,6421986SFO
231Maurice Jones-Drew (25)1,6412010JAX
Arian Foster (26)1,6412012HOU
James Wilder (27)1,6411985TAM
234Adrian Peterson (25)1,6392010MIN
Fred Taylor (24)1,6392000JAX
236Stephen Davis (27)1,6372001WAS
237Warrick Dunn (30)1,6362005ATL
Jimmy Smith (30)1,6361999JAX
DeAngelo Williams (25)1,6362008CAR
240Shaun Alexander (25)1,6352002SEA
241Devonta Freeman (23)1,6342015ATL
Joe Washington (25)1,6341979BAL
243David Boston (23)1,6332001ARI
Ahman Green (25)1,6332002GNB
Ron Johnson (24)1,6331972NYG
246Stephen Davis (26)1,6312000WAS
247Steven Jackson (27)1,6242010STL
LeSean McCoy (23)1,6242011PHI
249LeSean McCoy (28)1,6232016BUF
250Abner Haynes (24)1,6221962DTX
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