NFL Active Leaders - Rushing Average

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

Leaders based on 750 rushing attempts

      Rushing
Player Gms Att Yds Avg Lg TD
1. C. Newton 109 828 4,320 5.2 72t 54
2. L. McCoy 133 2,185 10,092 4.6 75t 66
3. M. Ingram 94 1,183 5,362 4.5 75t 44
4. L. Blount 116 1,341 5,888 4.4 68 51
5. C. Ivory 95 1,112 4,852 4.4 71t 28
6. L. Bell 62 1,229 5,336 4.3 81 35
7. D. Freeman 61 753 3,248 4.3 75t 30
8. J. Stewart 131 1,699 7,318 4.3 69t 51
9. L. Miller 91 1,144 4,891 4.3 97t 27
10. M. Lynch 142 2,351 10,003 4.3 79t 81
11. T. Gurley 44 786 3,296 4.2 71t 29
12. M. Forte 146 2,356 9,796 4.2 68t 54
13. L. Murray 61 759 3,120 4.1 90t 28
14. D. Martin 68 1,150 4,633 4.0 84 26