NFL History - Top 100 Rushing Yardage Leaders

NFL Career Leaders: Passing Leaders - Rushing Leaders - Receiving Leaders

Below is a table of the top 100 NFL rushing yardage leaders of all-time. Also, check out the top 100 leaders in career rushing touchdowns.

[Stats are updated through the 2014 NFL regular season.]

RankPlayerRush Yards
1Emmitt Smith18355
2Walter Payton16726
3Barry Sanders15269
4Curtis Martin14101
5LaDainian Tomlinson13684
6Jerome Bettis13662
7Eric Dickerson13259
8Tony Dorsett12739
9Jim Brown12312
10Marshall Faulk12279
11Edgerrin James12246
12Marcus Allen12243
13Franco Harris12120
14Thurman Thomas12074
15Fred Taylor11695
16Steven Jackson11388
17John Riggins11352
18Corey Dillon11241
19O.J. Simpson11236
20Frank Gore11073
21Warrick Dunn10967
22Ricky Watters10643
23Jamal Lewis10607
24Thomas Jones10591
25Tiki Barber10449
26Eddie George10441
27Ottis Anderson10273
28Adrian Peterson10190
29Ricky Williams10009
30Clinton Portis9923
31Joe Perry9723
32Shaun Alexander9453
33Earl Campbell9407
34Ahman Green9205
35Marshawn Lynch8695
36Chris Johnson8628
37Terry Allen8614
38Jim Taylor8597
39Willis McGahee8474
40Earnest Byner8261
41Herschel Walker8225
42Roger Craig8189
43Gerald Riggs8188
44Priest Holmes8172
45Maurice Jones-Drew8167
46Larry Csonka8081
47Freeman McNeil8074
48Stephen Davis8052
49Garrison Hearst7966
50James Brooks7962
51Matt Forte7704
52Chris Warren7696
53Terrell Davis7607
54Mike Pruitt7378
55Michael Turner7338
56Leroy Kelly7274
57George Rogers7176
58Charlie Garner7097
59Rodney Hampton6897
60Antowain Smith6881
61Jamaal Charles6856
62DeAngelo Williams6846
63Curt Warner6844
64Robert Smith6818
65John Henry Johnson6803
66LeSean McCoy6792
67Wilbert Montgomery6789
68Chuck Muncie6702
69Mark van Eeghen6651
70Lawrence McCutcheon6578
71Lydell Mitchell6534
72Wendell Tyler6378
73Brian Westbrook6335
74Floyd Little6323
75Arian Foster6309
76Larry Johnson6223
77Don Perkins6217
78Ray Rice6180
79Neal Anderson6166
80Ken Willard6105
81Deuce McAllister6096
82Travis Henry6086
83Calvin Hill6083
84Cedric Benson6017
85Michael Vick6010
86James Wilder6008
87William Andrews5986
88Rudi Johnson5979
89Chuck Foreman5950
90Larry Brown5875
91Steve Van Buren5860
92James Stewart5841
93Bill Brown5838
94Rick Casares5797
95Duce Staley5785
96Greg Pruitt5672
97Fred Jackson5646
98Michael Pittman5627
99Pete Johnson5626
100Delvin Williams5598