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 2018 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. J. Charles 118 1,406 7,561 5.4 91t 44
2. C. Newton 114 873 4,528 5.2 72t 57
3. A. Peterson 138 2,651 12,615 4.8 82t 102
4. L. McCoy 138 2,246 10,335 4.6 75t 66
5. M. Ingram 95 1,199 5,415 4.5 75t 46
6. I. Crowell 70 807 3,548 4.4 85t 26
7. B. Powell 95 786 3,426 4.4 75t 15
8. F. Gore 202 3,288 14,329 4.4 80t 77
9. L. Bell 62 1,229 5,336 4.3 81 35
10. A. Morris 98 1,324 5,731 4.3 70 33
11. L. Blount 121 1,388 6,005 4.3 68 53
12. D. Freeman 63 767 3,316 4.3 75t 30
13. J. Stewart 134 1,705 7,335 4.3 69t 51
14. T. Gurley 50 915 3,919 4.3 71t 38
15. C. Ivory 101 1,163 4,981 4.3 71t 29
16. M. Lynch 148 2,441 10,379 4.3 79t 84
17. L. Miller 96 1,217 5,162 4.2 97t 27
18. L. Murray 67 813 3,381 4.2 90t 29
19. M. Forte 146 2,356 9,796 4.2 68t 54
20. C. Hyde 56 769 3,111 4.0 61 26
21. D. Martin 74 1,177 4,732 4.0 84 26
22. M. Gordon 49 813 3,209 3.9 87t 24