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Encyclopedia > List of National Football League rushing yards leaders

This is a list of National Football League running backs by total career regular season rushing yards gained. The National Football League (NFL) is the largest professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from American cities and regions. ... High school running back A running back, halfback, tailback or wingback is the position of a player on an American and Canadian football team who lines up in the offensive backfield. ... In an organised sports league, a season is the portion of one year in which regulated games of the sport are in session. ... In American football, rushing has two different meanings. ... A yard (abbreviation: yd) is the name of a unit of length in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ...

Rank[1] Player Seasons by team Total carries Total yards gained[2] Overall yards per
carry average[3]
Year of induction into
Pro Football Hall of Fame
1 Emmitt Smith Dallas Cowboys (19902002)
Arizona Cardinals (20032004)
4409 18,355 4.2 Not applicable[4]
2 Walter Payton Chicago Bears (19751987) 3838 16,726 4.4 1993
3 Barry Sanders Detroit Lions (19891998) 3062 15,269 5.0 2004
4 Curtis Martin New England Patriots (19951997)
New York Jets (19982005)
3518 14,101 4.0 Not applicable[4]
5 Jerome Bettis Los Angeles Rams (19931995[5])
Pittsburgh Steelers (19962005)
3479 13,662 3.9 Not applicable[4]
6 Eric Dickerson Los Angeles Rams (19831987[6]
Indianapolis Colts (19871991)
Los Angeles Raiders (1992)
Atlanta Falcons (1993)
2996 13,259 4.4 1999
7 Tony Dorsett Dallas Cowboys (19771987)
Denver Broncos (1988)
2936 12,739 4.3 1994
8 Jim Brown Cleveland Browns (19571965) 2359 12,312 5.2 1971
9 Marshall Faulk Indianapolis Colts (19941998)
Saint Louis Rams (19992005)
2836 12,279 4.3 Not applicable[4]
10 Marcus Allen Los Angeles Raiders (19821992)
Kansas City Chiefs (19931997)
3022 12,243 4.1 2003
11 Franco Harris Pittsburgh Steelers (19721983)
Seattle Seahawks (1984)
2949 12,120 4.1 1990
12 Thurman Thomas Buffalo Bills (19881999)
Miami Dolphins (2000)
2877 12,074 4.2 None
13 John Riggins New York Jets (19711975)
Washington Redskins (19761985)
2916 11,352 3.9 1992
14 Corey Dillon Cincinnati Bengals (19972003)
New England Patriots (20042006[7])
2618 11,241 4.3 Not applicable[4]
15 O.J. Simpson Buffalo Bills (19691977)
San Francisco 49ers (19781979)
2404 11,236 4.7 1985
16 Ricky Watters San Francisco 49ers (19921994)
Philadelphia Eagles (19951997)
Seattle Seahawks (19982001)
2622 10,643 4.1 Not applicable[4]
17 Tiki Barber New York Giants (19972006[7]) 2217 10,449 4.7 Not applicable[4]
18 Eddie George Tennessee Titans (1996[8]2003)
Dallas Cowboys (2004)
2865 10,441 3.6 Not applicable[4]
19 Edgerrin James Indianapolis Colts (19992005)
Arizona Cardinals (2006[7])
2525 10,385 4.1 Not applicable[4]
20 Ottis Anderson Saint Louis Cardinals (19791986[9])
New York Giants (19861992)
2562 10,273 4.0 None
21 Fred Taylor Jacksonville Jaguars (19982006[7]) 2062 9513 4.6 Not applicable[4]
22 Warrick Dunn Tampa Bay Buccaneers (19972001)
Atlanta Falcons (20022006[7]
2256 9461 4.2 Not applicable[4]
23 Earl Campbell Houston Oilers (19781984[10])
New Orleans Saints (19841985)
2187 9407 4.3 1991
24 LaDainian Tomlinson San Diego Chargers (20012006[7]) 2051 9176 4.5 Not applicable[4]
25 Shaun Alexander Seattle Seahawks (20002006[7]) 1969 8713 4.4 Not applicable[4]
26 Terry Allen Minnesota Vikings (19911992, 1994)
Washington Redskins (19951998)
New England Patriots (1999
New Orleans Saints (2000)
Baltimore Ravens (2001)
2152 8614 4.0 None
27 Jim Taylor Green Bay Packers (19581966)
New Orleans Saints (1967)
1941 8597 4.4 1976
28 Ahman Green Seattle Seahawks (19981999)
Green Bay Packers (20002006[7])
1871 8491 4.5 Not applicable[4]
29 Joe Perry San Francisco 49ers (19501960, 1963)
Baltimore Colts (19611962)
1737 8378 4.8 1969
30 Earnest Byner Cleveland Browns (19841988, 19941997[11])
Washington Redskins (19891993)
2095 8261 3.9 None

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The 1979 NFL season was the 60th regular season of the National Football League. ... See also: 1984 in sports, other events of 1985, 1986 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Bill Elliott won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Darrell Waltrip Ken Schrader enters NASCAR CART Racing - Al Unser Sr won the season championship Indianapolis 500 - Danny... Ricky Watters (born April 7, 1969, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) is a former American Football running back who played for the San Francisco 49ers, Philadelphia Eagles, and finally the Seattle Seahawks. ... City San Francisco, California Other nicknames Niners, The Red And Gold, Bay Bombers Team colors Cardinal red, metallic gold and black Head Coach Mike Nolan Owner Denise DeBartolo York and John York General manager none Mascot Sourdough Sam League/Conference affiliations All-America Football Conference (1946-1949) Western Division (1946... 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Atiim Kiambu Tiki Barber (born April 7, 1975 in Roanoke, Virginia) is a news and sports broadcaster, author, and former American football running back for the New York Giants. ... City East Rutherford, New Jersey Other nicknames Big Blue Wrecking Crew, Big Blue, G-Men, The Jints, The New York Football Giants Team colors Royal Blue, Red, Gray, and White Head Coach Tom Coughlin Owner John Mara (50%) and Steve Tisch (50%) General manager Jerry Reese League/Conference affiliations National... The 1997 NFL season was the 78th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 2006 NFL season is the 87th season of the National Football League, the major professional American football league in the United States. ... Edward Nathan George, Jr. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... The 1996 NFL season was the 77th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 2003 NFL season was the 84th regular season of the National Football League. ... 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The 2005 National Football League regular season began on Thursday, September 8, 2005 and ended on Sunday, January 1, 2006, New Years Day. ... City Glendale, Arizona Other nicknames The Cards, The Birds, Big Red Team colors Cardinal Red, Black, and White Head Coach Ken Whisenhunt Owner William V. Bidwill General manager Rod Graves Mascot Big Red League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1920–present) Western Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern... The 2006 NFL season is the 87th season of the National Football League, the major professional American football league in the United States. ... Ottis O.J. Anderson (born January 19, 1957), is a retired American football running back. ... City Glendale, Arizona Other nicknames The Cards, The Birds, Big Red Team colors Cardinal Red, Black, and White Head Coach Ken Whisenhunt Owner William V. Bidwill General manager Rod Graves Mascot Big Red League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1920–present) Western Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern... The 1979 NFL season was the 60th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1986 NFL season was the 67th regular season of the National Football League. ... City East Rutherford, New Jersey Other nicknames Big Blue Wrecking Crew, Big Blue, G-Men, The Jints, The New York Football Giants Team colors Royal Blue, Red, Gray, and White Head Coach Tom Coughlin Owner John Mara (50%) and Steve Tisch (50%) General manager Jerry Reese League/Conference affiliations National... The 1986 NFL season was the 67th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1992 NFL season was the 73th regular season of the National Football League. ... Fred Taylor is a star running back for the Jacksonville Jaguars. ... City Jacksonville, Florida Other nicknames The Jags Team colors Teal, Black, and Gold Head Coach Jack Del Rio Owner Wayne Weaver General manager James Harris Mascot Jaxson de Ville League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1995–present) American Football Conference (1995-present) AFC Central (1995-2001) AFC South (2002-present... The 1998 NFL season was the 79th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 2006 NFL season is the 87th season of the National Football League, the major professional American football league in the United States. ... Warrick DeMon Dunn (born January 5, 1975 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana) is an American Football player who currently plays running back for the Atlanta Falcons of the NFL. // At Catholic High in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Dunn played quarterback, cornerback, and running back. ... City Tampa Bay, Florida Other nicknames The Bucs, Pewter Pirates Team colors Buccaneer Red, Pewter, Black, and Orange Head Coach Jon Gruden Owner Malcolm Glazer General manager Bruce Allen Mascot Captain Fear League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1976–present) American Football Conference (1976) AFC West (1976) National Football Conference... The 1997 NFL season was the 78th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 2001 NFL season was the 82nd regular season of the National Football League. ... City Atlanta, Georgia Team colors Black, Red, Silver, and White Head Coach Bobby Petrino Owner Arthur Blank General manager Rich McKay Mascot Freddie Falcon League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1966–present) Eastern Conference (1966) Western Conference (1967-69) Coastal Division (1967-1969) National Football Conference (1970-present) NFC West... The 2002 NFL season was the 83rd regular season of the National Football League. ... The 2006 NFL season is the 87th season of the National Football League, the major professional American football league in the United States. ... Earl Christian Campbell (born March 29, 1955) is a former professional American Football running back and is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. ... City New Orleans, Louisiana Team colors Old Gold, Black, and White Head Coach Sean Payton Owner Tom Benson General manager Mickey Loomis Mascot Gumbo League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1967–present) Eastern Conference (1967-1969) Capitol Division (1967; 1969) Century Division (1968) National Football Conference (1970-present) NFC West... The 1978 NFL season was the 59th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1984 NFL season was the 65th regular season of the National Football League. ... City New Orleans, Louisiana Team colors Old Gold, Black, and White Head Coach Sean Payton Owner Tom Benson General manager Mickey Loomis Mascot Gumbo League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1967–present) Eastern Conference (1967-1969) Capitol Division (1967; 1969) Century Division (1968) National Football Conference (1970-present) NFC West... The 1984 NFL season was the 65th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1985 NFL season was the 66th regular season of the National Football League. ... See also: 1990 in sports, other events of 1991, 1992 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Ernie Irvan won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Dale Earnhardt CART Racing - Michael Andretti won the season championship Indianapolis 500 - Rick Mears Formula One Championship - Ayrton... LaDainian Tomlinson (born June 23, 1979) is an American football player who currently plays running back for the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League. ... City San Diego, California Other nicknames Bolts, Super Chargers Team colors Navy Blue, White, and Gold Head Coach Marty Schottenheimer Owner Alex Spanos George Pernicano (Minority owner (3%)) General manager A.J. Smith Fight song San Diego Super Chargers League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960-1969) Western Division (1960... The 2001 NFL season was the 82nd regular season of the National Football League. ... The 2006 NFL season is the 87th season of the National Football League, the major professional American football league in the United States. ... Shaun Alexander (born August 30, 1977 in Florence, Kentucky) is an American football player in the National Football League. ... City Seattle, Washington Team colors Pacific Blue, Navy Blue, Neon Green, White Head Coach Mike Holmgren Owner Paul Allen General manager Tim Ruskell Mascot Blitz, and Taima the augur hawk League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1976–present) American Football Conference (1977-2001) AFC West (1977-2001) National Football Conference... The 2000 NFL season was the 81st regular season of the National Football League. ... The 2006 NFL season is the 87th season of the National Football League, the major professional American football league in the United States. ... Terry Allen may refer to: Terry Allen (singer), Country singer and artist. ... City Minneapolis, Minnesota Other nicknames The Vikes, The Purple People Eaters Team colors Purple, Gold, and White Head Coach Brad Childress Owner Zygi Wilf General manager Rob Brzezinski Fight song Skol, Vikings Mascot Ragnar League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1961–present) Western Conference (1961-1969) Central Division (1967-1969... The 1991 NFL season was the 72nd regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1992 NFL season was the 73th regular season of the National Football League. ... NFL 75th season anniversary logo The 1994 NFL season was the 75th regular season of the National Football League. ... City Landover, Maryland Other nicknames The Skins Team colors Burgundy and Gold Head Coach Joe Gibbs Owner Dan Snyder Fight song Hail to the Redskins League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1932–present) Eastern Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern Conference (1953-1969) Capitol Division (1967-1969) National... The 1995 NFL season was the 76th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1998 NFL season was the 79th regular season of the National Football League. ... City Foxborough, Massachusetts Other nicknames The Pats Team colors Nautical Blue, New Century Silver, Red, and White Head Coach Bill Belichick Owner Robert Kraft General manager Scott Pioli Mascot Pat Patriot League/Conference affiliations American Football League (1960–69) Eastern Division (1960–69) National Football League (1970–present) American Football... The 1999 NFL season was the 80th regular season of the National Football League. ... City New Orleans, Louisiana Team colors Old Gold, Black, and White Head Coach Sean Payton Owner Tom Benson General manager Mickey Loomis Mascot Gumbo League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1967–present) Eastern Conference (1967-1969) Capitol Division (1967; 1969) Century Division (1968) National Football Conference (1970-present) NFC West... The 2000 NFL season was the 81st regular season of the National Football League. ... City Baltimore, Maryland Team colors Purple, Black, and Gold Head Coach Brian Billick Owner Steve Bisciotti General manager Ozzie Newsome Mascot Edgar, Allan, and Poe League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1996–present) American Football Conference (1996-present) AFC Central (1996-2001) AFC North (2002-present) Team history Baltimore Ravens... The 2001 NFL season was the 82nd regular season of the National Football League. ... This article is about the American football player; Jim Taylor is also the name of a writer and the name of a film maker. ... City Green Bay, Wisconsin Team colors Dark Green, Gold, and White Head Coach Mike McCarthy Owner 111,967 stockholders Chairman Bob Harlan General manager Ted Thompson Fight song Go! You Packers! Go! League/Conference affiliations Independent (1919-1920) National Football League (1921–present) Western Division (1933-1949) National Conference (1950... The 1958 NFL season was the 39th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1966 NFL season was the 47th regular season of the National Football League. ... City New Orleans, Louisiana Team colors Old Gold, Black, and White Head Coach Sean Payton Owner Tom Benson General manager Mickey Loomis Mascot Gumbo League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1967–present) Eastern Conference (1967-1969) Capitol Division (1967; 1969) Century Division (1968) National Football Conference (1970-present) NFC West... The 1967 NFL season was the 48th regular season of the National Football League. ... See also: 1975 in sports, other events of 1976, 1977 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: February 15David Pearson won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Cale Yarborough Indianapolis 500 - Johnny Rutherford USAC Racing - Gordon Johncock won the season championship Formula One Championship... Ahman Rashad Green (born February 16, 1977 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA) is a running back who plays for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League. ... City Seattle, Washington Team colors Pacific Blue, Navy Blue, Neon Green, White Head Coach Mike Holmgren Owner Paul Allen General manager Tim Ruskell Mascot Blitz, and Taima the augur hawk League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1976–present) American Football Conference (1977-2001) AFC West (1977-2001) National Football Conference... The 1998 NFL season was the 79th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1999 NFL season was the 80th regular season of the National Football League. ... City Green Bay, Wisconsin Team colors Dark Green, Gold, and White Head Coach Mike McCarthy Owner 111,967 stockholders Chairman Bob Harlan General manager Ted Thompson Fight song Go! You Packers! Go! League/Conference affiliations Independent (1919-1920) National Football League (1921–present) Western Division (1933-1949) National Conference (1950... The 2000 NFL season was the 81st regular season of the National Football League. ... The 2006 NFL season is the 87th season of the National Football League, the major professional American football league in the United States. ... Joe Perry (football player) Joe Perry (musician) Joe Perry (snooker player) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... City San Francisco, California Other nicknames Niners, The Red And Gold, Bay Bombers Team colors Cardinal red, metallic gold and black Head Coach Mike Nolan Owner Denise DeBartolo York and John York General manager none Mascot Sourdough Sam League/Conference affiliations All-America Football Conference (1946-1949) Western Division (1946... The 1950 NFL season was the 31st regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1960 NFL season was the 41th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1963 NFL season was the 44th regular season of the National Football League. ... There have been two unrelated American football teams called the Baltimore Colts based in Baltimore, Maryland. ... The 1961 NFL season was the 42th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1962 NFL season was the 43th regular season of the National Football League. ... See also: 1968 in sports, other events of 1969, 1970 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: LeeRoy Yarborough won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - David Pearson Indianapolis 500 - Mario Andretti USAC Racing - Mario Andretti won the season championship Formula One Championship - Jackie... Earnest Alexander Byner (born September 15, 1962 in Milledgeville, Georgia) is a former American football running back. ... ... The 1984 NFL season was the 65th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1988 NFL season was the 69th regular season of the National Football League. ... NFL 75th season anniversary logo The 1994 NFL season was the 75th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1997 NFL season was the 78th regular season of the National Football League. ... City Landover, Maryland Other nicknames The Skins Team colors Burgundy and Gold Head Coach Joe Gibbs Owner Dan Snyder Fight song Hail to the Redskins League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1932–present) Eastern Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern Conference (1953-1969) Capitol Division (1967-1969) National... The 1989 NFL season was the 70th regular season of the National Football League. ... The 1993 NFL season was the 74th regular season of the National Football League. ...

References

  1. ^ Rank is as of the conclusion of the 2006 season.
  2. ^ Total is through the conclusion of the 2006 season.
  3. ^ Average is rounded to the nearest tenth.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n A player is not eligible for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame until he has been fully retired for five calendar years or is deceased; player was not eligible for induction upon the commencement of the 2006 season.
  5. ^ In 1995, the Los Angeles Rams were styled as the Saint Louis Rams upon the franchise's relocating.
  6. ^ Dickerson was traded during the pendency of the 1987 season; he contested three games for the Rams and nine for the Colts.
  7. ^ a b c d e f g h Player was on an active roster during the 2006 season.
  8. ^ In the 1996 season, George's first, the Tennessee Titans were styled as the Houston Oilers; the franchise relocated prior to the commencement of the 1997 season.
  9. ^ Anderson was traded during the pendency of the 1986 season; he contested four games for the Cardinals and eight for the Giants.
  10. ^ Campbell was traded during the pendency of the 1984 season; he contested six games for the Oilers and eight for the Saints.
  11. ^ During the latter two seasons of Byner's tenure, the Browns were styled as the Baltimore Ravens; the franchise relocated prior to the contesting of the 1996 season.

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See also

This is a list of individual National Football League records. ... This is a list of National Football League running backs by total career rushing touchdowns recorded. ... This is a list of National Football League running backs to have recorded at least 10,000 career rushing yards in the league, through the conclusion of the leagues 2005 regular season. ...

External links

  • Pro-football-reference.com enumeration of career rushing leaders

 
 

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