NFL Yearly Leaders - Total Touchdowns

The following is a list of the NFL yearly scoring leaders ranked by total touchdowns. Statistics are current through the 2018 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

      Touchdowns
Year Player Team Rush Rec KR PR Int Fum Misc Tot
2018 T. Gurley LA 15 4 0 0 0 0 0 19
2017 T. Gurley LA 13 6 0 0 0 0 0 19
2016 D. Johnson Ari 16 4 0 0 0 0 0 20
2015 D. Baldwin Sea 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 14
  D. Freeman Atl 11 3 0 0 0 0 0 14
  B. Marshall NYJ 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 14
  A. Robinson Jax 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 14
2014 M. Lynch Sea 13 4 0 0 0 0 0 17
2013 J. Charles KC 12 7 0 0 0 0 0 19
2012 A. Foster Hou 15 2 0 0 0 0 0 17
2011 L. McCoy Phi 17 3 0 0 0 0 0 20
2010 A. Foster Hou 16 2 0 0 0 0 0 18
2009 A. Peterson Min 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 18
2008 D. Williams Car 18 2 0 0 0 0 0 20
2007 R. Moss NE 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 23
2006 L. Tomlinson SD 28 3 0 0 0 0 0 31
2005 S. Alexander Sea 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 28
2004 S. Alexander Sea 16 4 0 0 0 0 0 20
2003 P. Holmes KC 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 27
2002 P. Holmes KC 21 3 0 0 0 0 0 24
2001 M. Faulk Stl 12 9 0 0 0 0 0 21
2000 M. Faulk Stl 18 8 0 0 0 0 0 26
1999 S. Davis Was 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 17
  E. James Ind 13 4 0 0 0 0 0 17
1998 T. Davis Den 21 2 0 0 0 0 0 23
1997 A. Al-Jabbar Mia 15 1 0 0 0 0 0 16
1996 T. Allen Was 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 21
1995 E. Smith Dal 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 25
1994 E. Smith Dal 21 1 0 0 0 0 0 22
1993 J. Rice SF 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 16
1992 E. Smith Dal 18 1 0 0 0 0 0 19
1991 B. Sanders Det 16 1 0 0 0 0 0 17
1990 B. Sanders Det 13 3 0 0 0 0 0 16
1989 D. Hilliard NO 13 5 0 0 0 0 0 18
1988 G. Bell LA 16 2 0 0 0 0 0 18
1987 J. Rice SF 1 22 0 0 0 0 0 23
1986 G. Rogers Was 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 18
1985 J. Morris NYG 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 21
1984 M. Allen LAR 13 5 0 0 0 0 0 18
  M. Clayton Mia 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 18
1983 J. Riggins Was 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 24
1982 M. Allen LAR 11 3 0 0 0 0 0 14
1981 C. Muncie SD 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 19
1980 B. Sims Det 13 3 0 0 0 0 0 16
1979 E. Campbell Hou 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 19
1978 D. Sims Sea 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 15
1977 W. Payton Chi 14 2 0 0 0 0 0 16
1976 C. Foreman Min 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 14
  F. Harris Pit 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 14
1975 O. Simpson Buf 16 7 0 0 0 0 0 23
1974 C. Foreman Min 9 6 0 0 0 0 0 15
1973 L. Brown Was 8 6 0 0 0 0 0 14
1972 E. Boozer NYJ 11 3 0 0 0 0 0 14
  R. Johnson NYG 9 5 0 0 0 0 0 14
1971 D. Thomas Dal 11 2 0 0 0 0 0 13
1970 D. Gordon Chi 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 13
  M. Lane Stl 11 2 0 0 0 0 0 13
1969 W. Wells (AFL) Oak 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 14
  T. Matte (NFL) Bal 11 2 0 0 0 0 0 13
  L. Rentzel (NFL) Dal 0 12 0 0 0 1 0 13
1968 W. Wells (AFL) Oak 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 12
  L. Kelly (NFL) Cle 16 4 0 0 0 0 0 20
1967 E. Boozer (AFL) NYJ 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 13
  H. Jones (NFL) NYG 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 14
1966 L. Alworth (AFL) SD 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 13
  L. Kelly (NFL) Cle 15 1 0 0 0 0 0 16
  D. Reeves (NFL) Dal 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 16
1965 L. Alworth (AFL) SD 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 14
  D. Maynard (AFL) NYJ 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 14
  G. Sayers (NFL) Chi 14 6 1 1 0 0 0 22
1964 L. Alworth (AFL) SD 2 13 0 0 0 0 0 15
  L. Moore (NFL) Bal 16 3 0 0 0 1 0 20
1963 A. Powell (AFL) Oak 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 16
  J. Brown (NFL) Cle 12 3 0 0 0 0 0 15
1962 A. Haynes (AFL) DalT 13 6 0 0 0 0 0 19
  J. Taylor (NFL) GB 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 19
1961 B. Groman (AFL) Hou 1 17 0 0 0 0 0 18
  J. Taylor (NFL) GB 15 1 0 0 0 0 0 16
1960 A. Powell (AFL) NYT 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 14
  P. Hornung (NFL) GB 13 2 0 0 0 0 0 15
  S. Randle (NFL) Stl 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 15
1959 R. Berry Bal 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 14
  J. Brown Cle 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 14
1958 J. Brown Cle 17 1 0 0 0 0 0 18
1957 L. Moore Bal 3 7 1 0 0 0 0 11
1956 R. Casares Chi 12 2 0 0 0 0 0 14
1955 A. Ameche Bal 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 9
  H. Hill Chi 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 9
1954 H. Hill Chi 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 12
1953 J. Perry SF 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 13
1952 C. Box Det 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 15
1951 E. Hirsch LA 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 17
1950 B. Shaw ChiC 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 12