Arizona Cardinals Yearly Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Attempts

The following are the Arizona Cardinals yearly rushing leaders ranked by rushing attempts. Included are player stats for the Arizona Cardinals (NFL) from 1994-2020, the Phoenix Cardinals (NFL) from 1988-1993, the St. Louis Cardinals (NFL) from 1960-1987, the Chicago Cardinals (NFL) from 1945-1959, the Chicago Cardinals (NFL) from 1922-1943 and the Chicago Cardinals (APFA) from 1920-1921. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included.

      Rushing
Year Player Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 K. Drake Ari 123 643 5.2 80t 8
2018 D. Johnson Ari 258 940 3.6 53 7
2017 A. Peterson Ari 129 448 3.5 27t 2
2016 D. Johnson Ari 293 1,239 4.2 58t 16
2015 C. Johnson Ari 196 814 4.2 62 3
2014 A. Ellington Ari 201 660 3.3 22 3
2013 R. Mendenhall Ari 217 687 3.2 28 8
2012 L. Stephens-Howling Ari 110 356 3.2 52 4
2011 B. Wells Ari 245 1,047 4.3 71 10
2010 T. Hightower Ari 153 736 4.8 80t 5
2009 B. Wells Ari 176 793 4.5 33 7
2008 T. Hightower Ari 143 399 2.8 30t 10
2007 E. James Ari 324 1,222 3.8 27 7
2006 E. James Ari 337 1,159 3.4 18 6
2005 M. Shipp Ari 157 451 2.9 19 0
2004 E. Smith Ari 267 937 3.5 29t 9
2003 M. Shipp Ari 228 830 3.6 36 0
2002 M. Shipp Ari 188 834 4.4 56 6
2001 M. Pittman Ari 241 846 3.5 42 5
2000 M. Pittman Ari 184 719 3.9 29 4
1999 A. Murrell Ari 193 553 2.9 22 0
1998 A. Murrell Ari 274 1,042 3.8 32 8
1997 L. McElroy Ari 135 424 3.1 18 2
1996 L. Johnson Ari 141 634 4.5 70t 3
1995 G. Hearst Ari 284 1,070 3.8 38 1
1994 R. Moore Ari 232 780 3.4 24 4
1993 R. Moore Pho 263 1,018 3.9 20 9
1992 J. Johnson Pho 178 734 4.1 42t 6
1991 J. Johnson Pho 196 666 3.4 21 4
1990 J. Johnson Pho 234 926 4.0 41 5
1989 E. Ferrell Pho 149 502 3.4 44t 6
1988 E. Ferrell Pho 202 924 4.6 47 7
1987 S. Mitchell Stl 203 781 3.8 42 3
1986 S. Mitchell Stl 174 800 4.6 44 5
1985 S. Mitchell Stl 183 1,006 5.5 64 7
1984 O. Anderson Stl 289 1,174 4.1 24 6
1983 O. Anderson Stl 296 1,270 4.3 43 5
1982 O. Anderson Stl 145 587 4.0 64 3
1981 O. Anderson Stl 328 1,376 4.2 28 9
1980 O. Anderson Stl 301 1,352 4.5 52 9
1979 O. Anderson Stl 331 1,605 4.8 76t 8
1978 J. Otis Stl 197 664 3.4 17 8
1977 W. Morris Stl 165 661 4.0 35 8
1976 J. Otis Stl 233 891 3.8 23 2
1975 J. Otis Stl 269 1,076 4.0 30 5
1974 J. Otis Stl 158 664 4.2 23 1
1973 D. Anderson Stl 167 679 4.1 54 10
1972 D. Anderson Stl 153 536 3.5 19 4
1971 M. Lane Stl 150 592 3.9 40t 3
1970 M. Lane Stl 206 977 4.7 75 11
1969 J. Roland Stl 138 498 3.6 21 5
1968 W. Crenshaw Stl 203 813 4.0 66t 6
1967 J. Roland Stl 234 876 3.7 70 10
1966 J. Roland Stl 192 695 3.6 50 5
1965 B. Triplett Stl 174 617 3.5 59t 6
1964 J. Crow Stl 163 554 3.4 57 7
1963 J. Childress Stl 174 701 4.0 28 2
1962 J. Crow Stl 192 751 3.9 35 14
1961 P. Gautt Stl 129 523 4.1 54t 3
1960 J. Crow Stl 183 1,071 5.9 57 6
1959 J. Crow ChiC 140 666 4.8 73 3
1958 O. Matson ChiC 129 505 3.9 55t 5
1957 O. Matson ChiC 134 577 4.3 56t 6
1956 O. Matson ChiC 192 924 4.8 79 5
1955 O. Matson ChiC 109 475 4.4 54 1
1954 J. Olszewski ChiC 106 352 3.3 23 1
1953 J. Olszewski ChiC 106 386 3.6 34 4
1952 O. Matson ChiC 96 344 3.6 25 3
1951 E. Angsman ChiC 121 380 3.1 28 3
1950 E. Angsman ChiC 102 362 3.5 21 1