Kansas City Chiefs Single Season Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Yards

The following are the Kansas City Chiefs single season rushing leaders ranked by rushing yards. Included are player stats for the Kansas City Chiefs (NFL) from 1970-2019, the Kansas City Chiefs (AFL) from 1963-1969 and the Dallas Texans (AFL) from 1960-1962. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Larry Johnson is the Kansas City Chiefs single season leader in rushing yards with 1,789.

Players active with the Kansas City Chiefs during the 2018 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Rushing
Player Season Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
  L. Johnson 2006 KC 416 1,789 4.3 47 17
  L. Johnson 2005 KC 336 1,750 5.2 49t 20
  P. Holmes 2002 KC 313 1,615 5.2 56 21
  P. Holmes 2001 KC 327 1,555 4.8 41 8
  J. Charles 2012 KC 285 1,509 5.3 91t 5
  C. Okoye 1989 KC 370 1,480 4.0 59 12
  J. Charles 2010 KC 230 1,467 6.4 80 5
  P. Holmes 2003 KC 320 1,420 4.4 31t 27
  K. Hunt 2017 KC 272 1,327 4.9 69t 8
  J. Charles 2013 KC 259 1,287 5.0 46 12
  J. Delaney 1981 KC 234 1,121 4.8 82t 3
  J. Charles 2009 KC 190 1,120 5.9 76t 7
  M. Garrett 1967 KC 236 1,087 4.6 58 9
  T. Reed 1978 KC 206 1,053 5.1 62t 5
  A. Haynes 1962 DalT 221 1,049 4.7 71 13
  J. Charles 2014 KC 206 1,033 5.0 63t 9
  C. Okoye 1991 KC 225 1,031 4.6 48 9
  B. Word 1990 KC 204 1,015 5.0 53t 4
  S. Ware 2016 KC 214 921 4.3 46 3
  T. Jones 2010 KC 245 896 3.7 70 6
  P. Holmes 2004 KC 196 892 4.6 33t 14
  M. Allen 1995 KC 207 890 4.3 38 5
  A. Haynes 1960 DalT 156 875 5.6 67 9
  L. Johnson 2008 KC 193 874 4.5 65 5
  R. Holmes 1968 KC 174 866 5.0 76t 7
  A. Haynes 1961 DalT 179 841 4.7 59 9
  M. Allen 1996 KC 206 830 4.0 35 9
  K. Hunt 2018 KC 181 824 4.6 45 7
  C. Okoye 1990 KC 245 805 3.3 32 7
  M. Garrett 1966 KC 147 801 5.4 77 6
  M. Allen 1993 KC 206 764 3.7 39 12
  T. McKnight 1979 KC 153 755 4.9 84t 8
  E. Podolak 1970 KC 168 749 4.5 65t 3
  M. Garrett 1969 KC 168 732 4.4 34t 6
  E. Podolak 1973 KC 210 721 3.4 25 3
  M. Allen 1994 KC 189 709 3.8 36t 7
  E. Podolak 1971 KC 184 708 3.8 25 9
  A. Haynes 1964 KC 139 697 5.0 80 4
  T. Richardson 2000 KC 147 697 4.7 33 3
  T. McKnight 1980 KC 206 693 3.4 25 3
  H. Heard 1984 KC 165 684 4.1 69t 4
  B. Word 1991 KC 160 684 4.3 37 4
  G. Hill 1995 KC 155 667 4.3 27 1
  C. McClinton 1965 KC 175 661 3.8 48 6
  C. Okoye 1987 KC 157 660 4.2 43t 3
  G. Hill 1996 KC 135 645 4.8 28 4
  C. West 2015 KC 160 634 4.0 38t 4
  D. Bennett 1999 KC 161 627 3.9 44 8
  M. Hill 1965 KC 125 627 5.0 66 2
  T. McKnight 1978 KC 104 627 6.0 41t 6