Chicago Bears Yearly Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Average

The following are the Chicago Bears yearly rushing leaders ranked by rushing average. Included are player stats for the Chicago Bears (NFL) from 1922-2020, the Chicago Staleys (APFA) in 1921 and the Decatur Staleys (APFA) in 1920. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included.

Leaders based on 100 rushing attempts

      Rushing
Year Player Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
2020 D. Montgomery Chi 131 472 3.6 38 1
2019 D. Montgomery Chi 242 889 3.7 55 6
2018 J. Howard Chi 250 935 3.7 42 9
2017 J. Howard Chi 276 1,122 4.1 53 9
2016 J. Howard Chi 252 1,313 5.2 69 6
2015 M. Forte Chi 218 898 4.1 27 4
2014 M. Forte Chi 266 1,038 3.9 32 6
2013 M. Forte Chi 289 1,339 4.6 55 9
2012 M. Forte Chi 248 1,094 4.4 46 5
2011 M. Forte Chi 203 997 4.9 46 3
2010 M. Forte Chi 237 1,069 4.5 68t 6
2009 M. Forte Chi 258 929 3.6 61 4
2008 M. Forte Chi 316 1,238 3.9 50t 8
2007 C. Benson Chi 196 674 3.4 43t 4
2006 C. Benson Chi 157 647 4.1 30 6
2005 T. Jones Chi 314 1,335 4.3 42 9
2004 T. Jones Chi 240 948 4.0 54 7
2003 A. Thomas Chi 244 1,024 4.2 67t 6
2002 A. Thomas Chi 214 721 3.4 34 6
2001 A. Thomas Chi 278 1,183 4.3 46 7
2000 J. Allen Chi 290 1,120 3.9 29 2
1999 C. Enis Chi 287 916 3.2 19 3
1998 C. Enis Chi 133 497 3.7 29 0
1997 R. Harris Chi 275 1,033 3.8 68t 10
1996 R. Harris Chi 194 748 3.9 23 4
1995 R. Green Chi 107 570 5.3 38 3
1994 R. Harris Chi 123 464 3.8 13 1
1993 T. Worley Chi 110 437 4.0 28 2
1992 N. Anderson Chi 156 582 3.7 49t 5
1991 N. Anderson Chi 210 747 3.6 42t 6
1990 B. Muster Chi 141 664 4.7 28 6
1989 N. Anderson Chi 274 1,275 4.7 73 11
1988 N. Anderson Chi 249 1,106 4.4 80t 12
1987 N. Anderson Chi 129 586 4.5 38t 3
1986 W. Payton Chi 321 1,333 4.2 41 8
1985 W. Payton Chi 324 1,551 4.8 40t 9
1984 W. Payton Chi 381 1,684 4.4 72t 11
1983 M. Suhey Chi 149 681 4.6 39 4
1982 W. Payton Chi 148 596 4.0 26 1
1981 W. Payton Chi 339 1,222 3.6 39 6
1980 W. Payton Chi 317 1,460 4.6 69t 6
1979 W. Payton Chi 369 1,610 4.4 43t 14
1978 W. Payton Chi 333 1,395 4.2 76 11
1977 W. Payton Chi 339 1,852 5.5 73 14
1976 W. Payton Chi 311 1,390 4.5 60 13
1975 R. Harper Chi 100 453 4.5 32 1
1974 K. Grandberry Chi 144 475 3.3 31 2
1973 C. Garrett Chi 175 655 3.7 35 5
1972 B. Douglass Chi 141 968 6.9 57t 8
1971 D. Shy Chi 116 420 3.6 21t 2
1969 G. Sayers Chi 236 1,032 4.4 28 8
1968 G. Sayers Chi 138 856 6.2 63 2
1967 G. Sayers Chi 186 880 4.7 70 7
1966 G. Sayers Chi 229 1,231 5.4 58t 8
1965 G. Sayers Chi 166 867 5.2 61t 14
1964 J. Arnett Chi 119 400 3.4 21 1
1963 J. Marconi Chi 118 446 3.8 19t 2
1962 R. Bull Chi 113 363 3.2 24t 1
1961 W. Galimore Chi 153 707 4.6 60t 4
1960 R. Casares Chi 160 566 3.5 35 5
1959 R. Casares Chi 177 699 3.9 47 10
1958 W. Galimore Chi 130 619 4.8 36t 8
1957 W. Galimore Chi 127 538 4.2 67t 5
1956 R. Casares Chi 234 1,126 4.8 68 12
1955 R. Casares Chi 125 672 5.4 81 4
1954 H. Jagade Chi 157 498 3.2 46 3
1951 J. Dottley Chi 127 670 5.3 38 3
1950 G. Gulyanics Chi 146 571 3.9 31 2