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Career Rushing Yards per Game Leaders

Single-Season Rushing Yards per Game Leaders
Active Rushing Yards per Game Leaders

(age) | * - HOFer | Bold - Active

RankPlayerYDS/GPYears
1.Jim Brown* 104.341957 - 1965
2.Barry Sanders* 99.801989 - 1998
3.Terrell Davis 97.531995 - 2001
4.Ladainian Tomlinson (30)92.602001 - 2008
5.Clinton Portis (28)92.022002 - 2008
6.Eric Dickerson* 90.821983 - 1993
7.Walter Payton* 88.031975 - 1987
8.Edgerrin James (31)85.961999 - 2008
9.Billy Sims 85.101980 - 1984
10.Curtis Martin 83.931995 - 2005
11.O.J. Simpson* 83.231969 - 1979
12.Larry Johnson (30)82.912003 - 2008
13.Jamal Lewis (30)82.842000 - 2008
14.Earl Campbell* 81.801978 - 1985
15.Emmitt Smith 81.221990 - 2004
16.Fred Taylor (33)80.511998 - 2008
17.Domanick Davis 79.882003 - 2005
18.Ricky Williams (32)78.491999 - 2008
19.George Rogers 78.001981 - 1987
20.Shaun Alexander (32)76.852000 - 2008
21.Willie Parker (29)76.752004 - 2008
22.Steven Jackson (26)76.682004 - 2008
23.Frank Gore (26)75.272005 - 2008
24.Corey Dillon 74.941997 - 2006
25.Ricky Watters 73.911992 - 2001
26.Tony Dorsett* 73.641977 - 1988
27.Eddie George 73.531996 - 2004
28.Gale Sayers* 72.881965 - 1971
29.Priest Holmes 72.321997 - 2007
30.Jerome Bettis 71.161993 - 2005
31.Willis McGahee (28)70.852004 - 2008
32.Steve Van Buren* 70.601944 - 1951
33.Franco Harris* 70.061972 - 1984
34.Marshall Faulk 69.771994 - 2005
35.Robert Smith 69.571993 - 2000
36.William Andrews 68.801979 - 1986
37.Curt Warner 68.441983 - 1990
38.Travis Henry 68.382001 - 2007
39.Tiki Barber 67.851997 - 2006
40.Ronnie Brown (28)67.312005 - 2008
41.Thurman Thomas* 66.341988 - 2000
42.Rodney Hampton 66.321990 - 1997
43.Terry Allen 66.261991 - 2001
44.Cookie Gilchrist 66.051962 - 1967
45.Jimmy Taylor* 65.131958 - 1967
46.John Riggins* 64.871971 - 1985
47.Ahman Green (32)64.611998 - 2008
48.Barry Foster 63.601990 - 1994
49.Gerald Riggs 63.471982 - 1991
50.Wilbert Montgomery 63.451977 - 1985
51.Garrison Hearst 63.221993 - 2004
52.Deuce McAllister (31)62.852001 - 2008
53.Rudi Johnson (30)62.282001 - 2008
54.Greg Bell 61.991984 - 1990
55.Christian Okoye 61.991987 - 1992
56.Julius Jones (28)61.502004 - 2008
57.Chuck Muncie 60.931976 - 1984
58.Jamal Anderson 60.641994 - 2001
59.Warrick Dunn (34)60.591997 - 2008
60.Lawrence McCutcheon 60.351972 - 1981
61.Natrone Means 59.261993 - 2000
62.Thomas Jones (31)59.202000 - 2008
63.Wendell Tyler 59.061977 - 1986
64.Lydell Mitchell 58.861972 - 1980
65.Cliff Battles* 58.521932 - 1937
66.Don Perkins 58.101961 - 1968
67.James Stewart 57.831995 - 2002
68.Brian Westbrook (30)57.792002 - 2008
69.Alan Ameche 57.791955 - 1960
70.Larry Brown 57.601969 - 1976
71.Johnny Johnson 56.641990 - 1994
72.Ottis Anderson 56.451979 - 1992
73.Stephen Davis 56.311996 - 2006
74.Freeman McNeil 56.071981 - 1992
75.Delvin Williams 55.981974 - 1981
76.Ron Johnson 55.941969 - 1975
77.Karim Shah 55.921996 - 2000
78.Marcus Allen* 55.401982 - 1997
79.Larry Csonka* 55.351968 - 1979
80.Joe Perry* 54.761948 - 1963
81.John Brockington 54.581971 - 1977
82.Mike Thomas 54.491975 - 1980
83.Floyd Little 54.041967 - 1975
84.Chuck Foreman 53.601973 - 1980
85.Leroy Kelly* 53.491964 - 1973
86.Jim Nance 53.481965 - 1973
87.Neal Anderson 53.161986 - 1993
88.Dave Hampton 52.741969 - 1976
89.Mike Garrett 52.701966 - 1973
90.Napoleon Kaufman 52.661995 - 2000
91.Antowain Smith 52.531997 - 2005
92.Joe Cribbs 52.511980 - 1988
93.Eddie Price 52.251950 - 1955
94.Kevin Mack 51.751985 - 1993
95.Bam Morris 51.471994 - 1999
96.Earnest Jackson 51.441983 - 1988
97.Sam Cunningham 51.441973 - 1982
98.Pete Johnson 51.151977 - 1984
99.Joe Morris 50.771982 - 1991
100.Duce Staley 50.751997 - 2006
101.John Henry Johnson* 50.021954 - 1966
102.Marion Butts 49.861989 - 1995
103.Roger Craig 49.631983 - 1993
104.Kevin Jones (27)49.632004 - 2008
105.Paul Lowe 49.461960 - 1969
106.Matt Snell 49.251964 - 1972
107.James Brooks 49.151981 - 2006
108.Mark van Eeghen 48.901974 - 1983
109.Mike Pruitt 48.541976 - 1986
110.Mike Rozier 48.501985 - 1991
111.Dick Bass 48.371960 - 1969
112.Charlie Garner 48.281994 - 2004
113.Errict Rhett 48.171994 - 2000
114.Ricky Bell 47.861977 - 1982
115.Chris Warren 47.511990 - 2000
116.Kevan Barlow 47.432001 - 2006
117.Curtis Dickey 47.281980 - 1986
118.Leonard Russell 46.741991 - 1996
119.Clem Daniels 46.711960 - 1968
120.James Wilder 46.571981 - 1990
121.Otis Armstrong 46.391973 - 1980
122.Rueben Mayes 45.841986 - 1993
123.De shaun Foster (29)45.192003 - 2008
124.Tony Collins 45.121981 - 1990
125.Randy McMillan 44.551981 - 1986
126.Rick Casares 44.251955 - 1966
127.Hoyle Granger 44.011966 - 1972
128.Herschel Walker 43.981986 - 1997
129.Ken Willard 43.921965 - 1974
130.Ted Brown 43.711979 - 1986
131.Marv Hubbard 43.691969 - 1977
132.Emerson Boozer 43.521966 - 1975
133.Gary Brown 43.431991 - 1999
134.Terry Metcalf 43.191973 - 1981
135.Sammy Winder 42.731982 - 1990
136.Alex Webster 42.551955 - 1964
137.Altie Taylor 42.241969 - 1976
138.Ed Podolak 41.991969 - 1977
139.Lamar Smith 41.841994 - 2003
140.Mercury Morris 41.751969 - 1976
141.Mike Anderson 41.502000 - 2007
142.Clarence Davis 41.361971 - 1978
143.Abner Haynes 41.341960 - 1967
144.Wilbur Jackson 40.981974 - 1982
145.Greg Hill 40.731994 - 1999
146.Reggie Cobb 40.681990 - 1996
147.Joe Washington 40.661977 - 1985
148.Stump Mitchell 40.081981 - 1989
149.John Crow 40.021958 - 1968
150.Tyrone Wheatley 40.021995 - 2004
151.Walter Abercrombie 39.961982 - 1988
152.Tuffy Leemans* 39.771936 - 1943
153.Earnest Byner 39.151984 - 1997
154.John Stephens 39.091988 - 1993
155.Calvin Hill 38.991969 - 1981
156.Lorenzo White 38.921988 - 1995
157.Ron Dayne 38.772000 - 2007
158.Wray Carlton 38.711960 - 1967
159.Dalton Hilliard 38.561986 - 1993
160.Michael Bennett (31)38.182001 - 2008
161.Chester Taylor (30)37.932002 - 2008
162.Doug Kotar 37.561974 - 1981
163.Jim Otis 37.501970 - 1978
164.Tom Sullivan 37.401972 - 1978
165.Donny Anderson 37.271966 - 1974
166.Michael Pittman (34)37.261998 - 2008
167.Ace Gutkowsky 37.261932 - 1939
168.Gerry Ellis 37.151980 - 1986
169.Sherman Smith 37.051976 - 1983
170.Rob Carpenter 36.991977 - 1992
171.Hugh McElhenny* 36.931952 - 1964
172.Fred Willis 36.771971 - 1976
173.Tony Canadeo* 36.501941 - 1952
174.Reuben Droughns (31)36.382001 - 2008
175.Don Woods 36.321974 - 1980
176.Lenny Moore* 36.181956 - 1967
177.Johnny Roland 36.061966 - 1973
178.Frank Pollard 35.941980 - 1988
179.Greg Pruitt 35.901973 - 1984
180.Paul Hornung* 35.681957 - 1966
181.J.D. Smith 35.661956 - 1966
182.Edgar Bennett 35.641992 - 1999
183.Larry Kinnebrew 35.601983 - 1990
184.Timmy Brown 35.431959 - 1968
185.Willie Ellison 35.321967 - 1974
186.Harvey Williams 35.291991 - 2007
187.Charlie Smith 35.271968 - 1975
188.Harold Green 35.201990 - 1998
189.MacArthur Lane 35.011968 - 1978
190.Clarence Peaks 34.861957 - 1965
191.Lamont Jordan (31)34.742001 - 2008
192.Nick Pietrosante 34.711959 - 1967
193.Charlie Tolar 34.491960 - 1966
194.Dorsey Levens 34.411994 - 2004
195.Billy Barnes 34.211957 - 1966
196.Roland Harper 34.201975 - 1982
197.Keith Lincoln 34.171961 - 1968
198.Tommy Mason 34.171961 - 1971
199.Clarke Hinkle* 34.161932 - 1941
200.Fran Rogel 34.071950 - 1957
201.Dexter Bussey 34.031974 - 1984
202.Johnny Hector 33.971983 - 1992
203.Bill Dudley* 33.971942 - 1953
204.Amos Marsh 33.921961 - 1967
205.Adrian Murrell 33.501993 - 2003
206.John Williams 33.371986 - 1995
207.Erric Pegram 32.991991 - 1997
208.Anthony Thomas 32.952001 - 2007
209.Tom Matte 32.721961 - 1972
210.Walt Garrison 32.661966 - 1974
211.Tank Younger 32.501949 - 1958
212.Dominic Rhodes (30)32.442001 - 2008
213.Don Bosseler 32.421957 - 1964
214.Jim Kiick 32.411968 - 1977
215.Carl Garrett 32.321969 - 1977
216.Boobie Clark 32.261973 - 1980
217.Mike Alstott 32.201996 - 2006
218.Mark Higgs 31.821988 - 1995
219.Hewritt Dixon 31.531963 - 1970
220.Tom Woodeshick 31.381963 - 1972
221.Don Calhoun 31.221974 - 1982
222.Jon Arnett 31.161957 - 1966
223.Brad Baxter 31.151989 - 1995
224.Mario Bates 31.101994 - 2000
225.Gary Anderson 30.711985 - 1993
226.Tom Tracy 30.651956 - 1964
227.Randall Cunningham 30.611985 - 2001
228.Dave Osborn 30.541965 - 1976
229.Ollie Matson* 30.431952 - 1966
230.Larry Garron 30.111960 - 1968
231.Bill Brown 30.091961 - 1974
232.Johnny Olszewski 29.381953 - 1962
233.Dick Hoak 29.371961 - 1970
234.Darrin Nelson 29.221982 - 1992
235.Curtis McClinton 29.201962 - 1969
236.Danny Lewis 29.141958 - 1966
237.Earl Gros 28.961962 - 1970
238.Craig Heyward 28.871988 - 1998
239.Robert Newhouse 28.481972 - 1983
240.Charles White 28.471980 - 1988
241.Wendell Hayes 28.261963 - 1974
242.Norm Bulaich 28.251970 - 1979
243.Jim Butler 28.241965 - 1972
244.Wayne Morris 28.231976 - 1984
245.John Cappelletti 28.101974 - 1983
246.Rickey Young 27.981975 - 1983
247.Rocky Bleier 27.611968 - 1980
248.Merril Hige 27.541987 - 1994
249.Leroy Hoard 27.531990 - 1999
250.Charley Harraway 27.451966 - 1973
251.James Jones 26.861983 - 1992
252.Kenneth Davis 26.821986 - 1994
253.Les Josephson 26.621964 - 1974
254.Frank Gifford* 26.541952 - 1964
255.Bill Mathis 26.201960 - 1969
256.Ronnie Bull 26.201962 - 1971
257.Terry Kirby 26.141993 - 2002
258.Jess Phillips 25.861968 - 1977
259.Derrick Fenner 24.971989 - 1997
260.Tony Galbreath 23.951976 - 1987
261.Kevin Faulk (33)23.141999 - 2008
262.Pete Banaszak 21.801966 - 1978
263.Cullen Bryant 21.331973 - 1987
264.Preston Pearson 20.511967 - 1980
265.Matt Suhey 19.911980 - 1989
266.Anthony Johnson 18.651990 - 2000
267.Don McCauley 16.841969 - 1981
268.Keith Byars 16.451986 - 1998
269.John Elway* 14.561983 - 1998

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