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 2020 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

      Rushing
Player Gms Att Yds Avg Lg TD
1. F. Gore 241 3,735 16,000 4.3 80t 81
2. A. Peterson 180 3,192 14,820 4.6 90t 118
3. L. McCoy 170 2,457 11,102 4.5 75t 73
4. M. Ingram 132 1,595 7,324 4.6 75t 62
5. L. Bell 88 1,556 6,453 4.1 81 40
6. T. Gurley 88 1,460 6,082 4.2 71t 67
7. A. Morris 114 1,429 6,173 4.3 70 35
8. E. Elliott 71 1,413 6,384 4.5 60t 46
9. L. Miller 106 1,354 5,864 4.3 97t 32
10. M. Gordon 82 1,274 5,226 4.1 87t 45
11. L. Murray 108 1,191 4,991 4.2 90t 43
12. D. Henry 78 1,182 5,860 5.0 99t 55
13. C. Hyde 90 1,153 4,726 4.1 61 36
14. C. Newton 140 1,071 5,398 5.0 72t 70
15. D. Freeman 82 1,005 4,144 4.1 75t 33
16. J. Howard 64 932 3,955 4.2 69 34
17. D. Johnson 74 928 3,819 4.1 58t 39
18. G. Bernard 115 921 3,697 4.0 89t 22
19. J. Mixon 50 812 3,359 4.1 51 20
20. R. Wilson 144 803 4,506 5.6 55 21
21. D. Cook 43 769 3,661 4.8 75t 33
22. L. Fournette 49 763 2,998 3.9 90t 23
23. C. Carson 45 715 3,270 4.6 61 21
24. J. Hill 55 708 2,898 4.1 85t 29
25. K. Drake 77 695 3,130 4.5 80t 27
26. K. Hunt 51 694 3,171 4.6 69t 23
27. T. Coleman 78 693 2,937 4.2 65 24
28. C. McCaffrey 51 682 3,145 4.6 84t 29
29. N. Chubb 44 680 3,557 5.2 92t 28
30. A. Kamara 60 672 3,340 5.0 74t 43
31. A. Rodgers 197 652 3,271 5.0 35 31
32. A. Jones 54 651 3,364 5.2 77t 37
33. P. Barber 79 645 2,245 3.5 44t 19
34. T. Brady 301 636 1,043 1.6 22 25
35. A. Smith 174 580 2,604 4.5 70 15
36. R. Fitzpatrick 164 573 2,623 4.6 31t 21
37. D. Lewis 102 567 2,425 4.3 44 13
38. J. McKinnon 74 555 2,237 4.0 68t 12
39. M. Mack 41 539 2,383 4.4 63t 20
40. S. Michel 38 535 2,292 4.3 48 14
41. P. Lindsay 42 534 2,550 4.8 65t 17
42. J. Conner 50 532 2,302 4.3 59 22
43. J. Jacobs 28 515 2,215 4.3 51 19
44. J. Williams 60 500 1,985 4.0 45 10
45. D. Brees 287 498 752 1.5 22 25
46. S. Barkley 31 497 2,344 4.7 78t 17
47. B. Roethlisberger 233 495 1,368 2.8 31 19
48. T. Yeldon 60 492 2,005 4.1 58t 6
49. D. Montgomery 31 489 1,959 4.0 80t 14
50. L. Jackson 46 482 2,906 6.0 50t 19