Atlanta Falcons Single Season Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Average

The following are the Atlanta Falcons single season rushing leaders ranked by rushing average. Included are player stats for the Atlanta Falcons (NFL) from 1966-2019. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Michael Vick is the Atlanta Falcons single season leader in rushing average with 8.45.

Players active with the Atlanta Falcons during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 100 rushing attempts

      Rushing
Player Season Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
  M. Vick 2006 Atl 123 1,039 8.4 51 2
  M. Vick 2004 Atl 120 902 7.5 58 3
  M. Vick 2002 Atl 113 777 6.9 46t 8
  J. Norwood 2007 Atl 103 613 6.0 67t 1
  M. Vick 2005 Atl 102 597 5.9 32 6
  W. Dunn 2003 Atl 125 672 5.4 69t 3
  W. Dunn 2005 Atl 280 1,416 5.1 65 3
  W. Andrews 1980 Atl 265 1,308 4.9 33 4
  T. Duckett 2004 Atl 104 509 4.9 35 8
  M. Turner 2009 Atl 178 871 4.9 58t 10
  T. Coleman 2018 Atl 167 800 4.8 65 4
  D. Freeman 2016 Atl 227 1,079 4.8 75t 11
  W. Andrews 1983 Atl 331 1,567 4.7 27 7
  C. Heyward 1995 Atl 236 1,083 4.6 31 6
  J. Anderson 1996 Atl 232 1,055 4.5 32t 5
  M. Turner 2008 Atl 376 1,699 4.5 70 17
  J. Anderson 1998 Atl 410 1,846 4.5 48 14
  W. Andrews 1981 Atl 289 1,301 4.5 29 10
  M. Turner 2011 Atl 301 1,340 4.5 81t 11
  A. Malone 1972 Atl 180 798 4.4 27 8
  J. Settle 1988 Atl 232 1,024 4.4 62 7
  D. Freeman 2017 Atl 196 865 4.4 44 7
  T. Coleman 2016 Atl 118 520 4.4 55t 8
  G. Riggs 1983 Atl 100 437 4.4 40t 8
  G. Riggs 1985 Atl 397 1,719 4.3 50 10
  D. Hampton 1972 Atl 230 995 4.3 56t 6
  G. Riggs 1988 Atl 113 488 4.3 34 1
  J. Snelling 2009 Atl 142 613 4.3 31 4
  G. Riggs 1987 Atl 203 875 4.3 44 2
  W. Andrews 1979 Atl 239 1,023 4.3 23 3
  C. Heyward 1994 Atl 183 779 4.3 17 7
  G. Riggs 1984 Atl 353 1,486 4.2 57 13
  H. Stanback 1975 Atl 105 440 4.2 26t 5
  W. Dunn 2004 Atl 265 1,106 4.2 60 9
  W. Andrews 1982 Atl 139 573 4.1 19t 5
  M. Turner 2010 Atl 334 1,371 4.1 55 12
  E. Pegram 1993 Atl 292 1,185 4.1 29 3
  W. Dunn 2002 Atl 230 927 4.0 59t 7
  T. Coleman 2017 Atl 156 628 4.0 52 5
  C. Butler 1969 Atl 163 655 4.0 39 3
  J. Coffey 1967 Atl 180 722 4.0 20t 4
  D. Hampton 1975 Atl 250 1,002 4.0 22 5
  W. Dunn 2006 Atl 286 1,140 4.0 90t 4
  D. Freeman 2015 Atl 265 1,056 4.0 39 11
  T. Duckett 2003 Atl 197 779 4.0 55 11
  T. Duckett 2002 Atl 130 507 3.9 33 4
  L. Cain 1980 Atl 235 914 3.9 37 8
  G. Riggs 1986 Atl 343 1,327 3.9 31 9
  J. Settle 1989 Atl 179 689 3.8 20 3
  C. Butler 1970 Atl 166 636 3.8 33 0