NFL Active Leaders - Rushing Attempts

The following is a list of the NFL active rushing leaders ranked by rushing attempts. Statistics are current through the 2017 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

      Rushing
Player Gms Att Yds Avg Lg TD
1. M. Forte 146 2,356 9,796 4.2 68t 54
2. M. Lynch 142 2,351 10,003 4.3 79t 81
3. L. McCoy 133 2,185 10,092 4.6 75t 66
4. J. Stewart 131 1,699 7,318 4.3 69t 51
5. L. Blount 116 1,341 5,888 4.4 68 51
6. L. Bell 62 1,229 5,336 4.3 81 35
7. M. Ingram 94 1,183 5,362 4.5 75t 44
8. D. Martin 68 1,150 4,633 4.0 84 26
9. L. Miller 91 1,144 4,891 4.3 97t 27
10. C. Ivory 95 1,112 4,852 4.4 71t 28
11. C. Newton 109 828 4,320 5.2 72t 54
12. T. Gurley 44 786 3,296 4.2 71t 29
13. L. Murray 61 759 3,120 4.1 90t 28
14. D. Freeman 61 753 3,248 4.3 75t 30
15. I. Crowell 64 737 3,118 4.2 85t 21
16. M. Gordon 43 722 2,743 3.8 87t 18
17. B. Powell 89 711 3,103 4.4 75t 15
18. J. Hill 54 704 2,873 4.1 85t 29
19. C. Anderson 58 693 3,051 4.4 48t 20
20. G. Bernard 71 688 2,900 4.2 89t 16
21. C. Hyde 50 655 2,729 4.2 61 21
22. R. Wilson 96 578 3,275 5.7 55 16
23. E. Elliott 25 564 2,614 4.6 60t 22
24. T. Brady 253 557 968 1.7 22 17
25. A. Smith 156 529 2,433 4.6 70 14
26. J. Howard 31 528 2,435 4.6 69 15
27. A. Rodgers 149 525 2,670 5.1 35 25
28. J. Ajayi 38 517 2,332 4.5 71 10
29. J. Rodgers 94 512 1,961 3.8 45 8
30. J. McKinnon 58 474 1,918 4.0 68t 7
31. R. Fitzpatrick 132 453 2,077 4.6 31t 13
32. D. Brees 250 440 736 1.7 22 18
33. B. Roethlisberger 200 438 1,252 2.9 31 16
34. D. Johnson 33 429 1,843 4.3 58t 24
35. T. Coleman 40 361 1,540 4.3 55t 14
  T. Yeldon 37 361 1,458 4.0 58t 5
37. M. Ryan 158 351 1,023 2.9 20 5
  R. Turbin 79 351 1,344 3.8 26 9
39. A. Dalton 109 346 1,049 3.0 25 18
40. P. Rivers 196 335 573 1.7 18 3
41. D. Lewis 54 329 1,584 4.8 44 10
42. A. Abdullah 32 326 1,250 3.8 36 6
  J. Flacco 154 326 766 2.3 38t 16
44. T. Taylor 58 310 1,711 5.5 49 15
45. J. Allen 40 299 1,139 3.8 44 5
46. E. Manning 216 296 540 1.8 18 6
47. S. Ware 27 289 1,334 4.6 52 9
48. D. Henry 31 286 1,234 4.3 75t 10
  A. Luck 70 286 1,442 5.0 33 14
50. K. Hunt 16 272 1,327 4.9 69t 8