Chicago Bears Single Season Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Touchdowns

The following are the Chicago Bears single season rushing leaders ranked by rushing touchdowns. 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 single season leader in rushing touchdowns with 14.

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

      Rushing
Player Season Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
  W. Payton 1977 Chi 339 1,852 5.5 73 14
  W. Payton 1979 Chi 369 1,610 4.4 43t 14
  G. Sayers 1965 Chi 166 867 5.2 61t 14
  W. Payton 1976 Chi 311 1,390 4.5 60 13
  N. Anderson 1988 Chi 249 1,106 4.4 80t 12
  R. Casares 1956 Chi 234 1,126 4.8 68 12
  N. Anderson 1989 Chi 274 1,275 4.7 73 11
  J. Lujack 1950 Chi 63 397 6.3 40 11
  W. Payton 1984 Chi 381 1,684 4.4 72t 11
  W. Payton 1978 Chi 333 1,395 4.2 76 11
  N. Anderson 1990 Chi 260 1,078 4.1 52 10
  R. Casares 1959 Chi 177 699 3.9 47 10
  R. Harris 1997 Chi 275 1,033 3.8 68t 10
  R. Salaam 1995 Chi 296 1,074 3.6 42 10
  M. Forte 2013 Chi 289 1,339 4.6 55 9
  J. Howard 2017 Chi 276 1,122 4.1 53 9
  J. Howard 2018 Chi 250 935 3.7 42 9
  T. Jones 2005 Chi 314 1,335 4.3 42 9
  W. Payton 1985 Chi 324 1,551 4.8 40t 9
  R. Casares 1961 Chi 135 588 4.4 23 8
  B. Douglass 1972 Chi 141 968 6.9 57t 8
  V. Evans 1980 Chi 60 306 5.1 58 8
  G. Famiglietti 1942 Chi 118 503 4.3 21 8
  B. Feathers 1934 Chi 119 1,004 8.4 82 8
  M. Forte 2008 Chi 316 1,238 3.9 50t 8
  W. Galimore 1958 Chi 130 619 4.8 36t 8
  H. Gallarneau 1941 Chi 49 304 6.2 40 8
  W. Payton 1986 Chi 321 1,333 4.2 41 8
  G. Sayers 1966 Chi 229 1,231 5.4 58t 8
  G. Sayers 1969 Chi 236 1,032 4.4 28 8
  B. Watkins 1955 Chi 110 553 5.0 33 8
  T. Jones 2004 Chi 240 948 4.0 54 7
  J. Lujack 1951 Chi 47 171 3.6 22 7
  B. Nagurski 1934 Chi 123 586 4.8 0 7
  B. Osmanski 1939 Chi 121 699 5.8 86 7
  W. Payton 1975 Chi 196 679 3.5 54t 7
  J. Rykovich 1950 Chi 122 394 3.2 18 7
  G. Sayers 1967 Chi 186 880 4.7 70 7
  B. Senn 1926 Chi 0 0 0.0 0 7
  A. Thomas 2001 Chi 278 1,183 4.3 46 7
  L. Tillman 1994 Chi 275 899 3.3 25t 7
  N. Anderson 1991 Chi 210 747 3.6 42t 6
  M. Barber 2011 Chi 114 422 3.7 29 6
  C. Benson 2006 Chi 157 647 4.1 30 6
  R. Casares 1957 Chi 204 700 3.4 25t 6
  M. Forte 2014 Chi 266 1,038 3.9 32 6
  M. Forte 2010 Chi 237 1,069 4.5 68t 6
  H. Gallarneau 1947 Chi 39 89 2.3 8 6
  H. Gallarneau 1946 Chi 112 476 4.2 52 6
  R. Grange 1930 Chi 0 0 0.0 0 6