Atlanta Falcons Single Season Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Yards

The following are the Atlanta Falcons single season rushing leaders ranked by rushing yards. Included are player stats for the Atlanta Falcons (NFL) from 1966-2019. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Jamal Anderson is the Atlanta Falcons single season leader in rushing yards with 1,846.

Players active with the Atlanta Falcons during the 2018 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Rushing
Player Season Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
  J. Anderson 1998 Atl 410 1,846 4.5 48 14
  G. Riggs 1985 Atl 397 1,719 4.3 50 10
  M. Turner 2008 Atl 376 1,699 4.5 70 17
  W. Andrews 1983 Atl 331 1,567 4.7 27 7
  G. Riggs 1984 Atl 353 1,486 4.2 57 13
  W. Dunn 2005 Atl 280 1,416 5.1 65 3
  M. Turner 2010 Atl 334 1,371 4.1 55 12
  M. Turner 2011 Atl 301 1,340 4.5 81t 11
  G. Riggs 1986 Atl 343 1,327 3.9 31 9
  W. Andrews 1980 Atl 265 1,308 4.9 33 4
  W. Andrews 1981 Atl 289 1,301 4.5 29 10
  E. Pegram 1993 Atl 292 1,185 4.1 29 3
  W. Dunn 2006 Atl 286 1,140 4.0 90t 4
  W. Dunn 2004 Atl 265 1,106 4.2 60 9
  C. Heyward 1995 Atl 236 1,083 4.6 31 6
  D. Freeman 2016 Atl 227 1,079 4.8 75t 11
  D. Freeman 2015 Atl 265 1,056 4.0 39 11
  J. Anderson 1996 Atl 232 1,055 4.5 32t 5
  M. Vick 2006 Atl 123 1,039 8.4 51 2
  J. Anderson 2000 Atl 282 1,024 3.6 42 6
  J. Settle 1988 Atl 232 1,024 4.4 62 7
  W. Andrews 1979 Atl 239 1,023 4.3 23 3
  J. Anderson 1997 Atl 290 1,002 3.5 39 7
  D. Hampton 1975 Atl 250 1,002 4.0 22 5
  D. Hampton 1973 Atl 263 997 3.8 25 4
  D. Hampton 1972 Atl 230 995 4.3 56t 6
  W. Dunn 2002 Atl 230 927 4.0 59t 7
  L. Cain 1980 Atl 235 914 3.9 37 8
  M. Vick 2004 Atl 120 902 7.5 58 3
  G. Riggs 1987 Atl 203 875 4.3 44 2
  H. Stanback 1977 Atl 247 873 3.5 35 6
  M. Turner 2009 Atl 178 871 4.9 58t 10
  D. Freeman 2017 Atl 196 865 4.4 44 7
  T. Coleman 2018 Atl 167 800 4.8 65 4
  M. Turner 2012 Atl 222 800 3.6 43 10
  A. Malone 1972 Atl 180 798 4.4 27 8
  T. Duckett 2003 Atl 197 779 4.0 55 11
  C. Heyward 1994 Atl 183 779 4.3 17 7
  M. Vick 2002 Atl 113 777 6.9 46t 8
  M. Smith 2001 Atl 237 760 3.2 58 5
  J. Coffey 1967 Atl 180 722 4.0 20t 4
  J. Coffey 1966 Atl 199 722 3.6 37 4
  W. Dunn 2007 Atl 227 720 3.2 38 4
  B. Bean 1978 Atl 193 707 3.7 25t 3
  S. Jackson 2014 Atl 190 707 3.7 55 6
  J. Settle 1989 Atl 179 689 3.8 20 3
  W. Dunn 2003 Atl 125 672 5.4 69t 3
  C. Butler 1969 Atl 163 655 4.0 39 3
  C. Butler 1970 Atl 166 636 3.8 33 0
  J. Norwood 2006 Atl 99 633 6.4 78t 2