Chicago Bears Career Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Attempts

The following are the Chicago Bears career rushing leaders ranked by rushing attempts. Included are player stats for the Chicago Bears (NFL) from 1922-2019, the Chicago Staleys (APFA) in 1921 and the Decatur Staleys (APFA) in 1920. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Walter Payton is the Chicago Bears career leader in rushing attempts with 3,838.

Players active with the Chicago Bears during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Rushing
Player Gms Att Yds Avg Lg TD
1. W. Payton 190 3,838 16,726 4.4 76 110
2. M. Forte 120 2,035 8,602 4.2 68t 45
3. N. Anderson 116 1,515 6,166 4.1 80t 51
4. R. Casares 121 1,386 5,657 4.1 81 49
5. G. Sayers 68 991 4,956 5.0 70 39
6. A. Thomas 51 858 3,332 3.9 67t 21
7. T. Jones 45 850 3,493 4.1 54 22
8. M. Suhey 148 828 2,946 3.6 39 20
9. R. Bull 110 787 2,871 3.6 50 9
10. J. Howard 47 778 3,370 4.3 69 24
11. R. Harper 89 757 3,044 4.0 32 15
12. W. Galimore 82 670 2,985 4.5 77t 26
13. B. Nagurski 97 633 2,778 4.4 11 25
14. R. Harris 42 592 2,245 3.8 68t 15
15. J. Allen 50 515 1,978 3.8 57 4
16. G. Gulyanics 61 509 2,081 4.1 46 19
17. R. Nolting 82 508 2,285 4.5 39 10
18. G. Famiglietti 77 505 1,927 3.8 31 20
19. R. Salaam 31 470 1,682 3.6 42 13
20. C. Enis 36 456 1,497 3.3 29 4
21. B. Muster 75 455 2,014 4.4 35 20
22. J. Manders 93 451 1,586 3.5 0 11
23. C. Benson 35 420 1,593 3.8 43t 10
24. B. Douglass 61 373 2,470 6.6 57t 20
25. B. Osmanski 46 368 1,753 4.8 86 20
26. K. Molesworth 81 348 1,105 3.2 0 8
27. H. Gallarneau 52 343 1,421 4.1 52 26
28. G. McAfee 75 341 1,685 4.9 70 22
29. B. Feathers 42 338 1,846 5.5 82 14
30. J. Hoffman 88 317 1,366 4.3 47 7
31. A. Peterson 106 311 1,283 4.1 36 8
32. J. Harrison 38 308 1,099 3.6 19 4
33. L. Tillman 29 304 977 3.2 25t 7
34. J. Harbaugh 89 296 1,609 5.4 26t 15
35. J. Rykovich 35 293 1,133 3.9 56 17
36. D. Shy 32 286 989 3.5 45 4
37. F. Morrison 48 285 1,022 3.6 57 6
38. J. Arnett 42 276 941 3.4 24t 7
39. J. Marconi 64 275 1,002 3.6 57 9
40. C. Garrett 20 271 1,001 3.7 35 6
41. H. Clarke 41 262 1,209 4.6 26 8
42. J. Maniaci 36 260 1,295 5.0 75 12
  G. Ronzani 78 260 1,153 4.4 14 1
44. B. Piccolo 51 258 927 3.6 31 4
45. J. Cutler 102 254 1,227 4.8 30 6
46. T. Cohen 48 250 1,027 4.1 46 5
  J. Dottley 27 250 1,122 4.5 44 7
48. D. Montgomery 16 242 889 3.7 55 6
49. J. McMahon 66 235 1,284 5.5 32 15
  B. Watkins 33 235 1,041 4.4 33 11