Los Angeles Chargers Career Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Attempts

The following are the Los Angeles Chargers career rushing leaders ranked by rushing attempts. Included are player stats for the Los Angeles Chargers (NFL) from 2017-2020, the San Diego Chargers (NFL) from 1970-2016, the San Diego Chargers (AFL) from 1961-1969 and the Los Angeles Chargers (AFL) in 1960. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. LaDainian Tomlinson is the Los Angeles Chargers career leader in rushing attempts with 2,880.

Players active with the Los Angeles Chargers during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Rushing
Player Gms Att Yds Avg Lg TD
1. L. Tomlinson 141 2,880 12,490 4.3 85t 138
2. M. Gordon 67 1,059 4,240 4.0 87t 36
3. M. Butts 76 1,031 4,297 4.2 52 31
4. P. Lowe 92 1,015 4,972 4.9 87t 38
5. N. Means 59 1,013 3,885 3.8 72t 34
6. R. Mathews 60 923 4,061 4.4 51 23
7. C. Muncie 51 773 3,309 4.3 73t 43
8. D. Woods 75 713 2,858 4.0 56t 16
9. K. Lincoln 81 573 2,698 4.7 86t 15
10. M. Garrett 46 572 2,235 3.9 68 11
11. D. Post 49 568 2,519 4.4 67t 17
12. G. Anderson 54 548 2,250 4.1 36 11
13. T. Fletcher 111 526 1,871 3.6 46 10
14. T. Spencer 78 474 1,792 3.8 24 19
15. R. Young 42 457 1,922 4.2 48t 13
16. G. Foster 68 445 1,613 3.6 37 4
17. R. Bernstine 63 407 2,007 4.9 63t 17
18. C. Williams 67 394 1,327 3.4 55t 17
19. P. Rivers 228 365 609 1.7 18 3
20. B. Matthews 78 356 1,372 3.9 42t 11
21. C. Edwards 35 355 1,549 4.4 50 6
22. M. Tolbert 59 341 1,410 4.1 40 20
23. R. Harmon 96 332 1,639 4.9 48t 6
24. J. Brooks 38 323 1,471 4.6 61 12
25. E. Jackson 28 307 1,218 4.0 32t 8
26. J. Hadl 154 288 1,013 3.5 37 15
27. B. Hubbert 38 287 1,270 4.4 80t 9
28. A. Ekeler 46 285 1,371 4.8 41 8
29. L. Mitchell 28 277 1,031 3.7 25 3
30. C. Adams 27 262 907 3.5 24 7
31. G. Brown 15 253 945 3.7 32 4
32. D. Sproles 78 249 1,154 4.6 37 6
33. D. Woodhead 37 238 919 3.9 27 5
34. L. James 67 231 1,062 4.6 56t 4
35. M. Turner 59 228 1,257 5.5 83t 6
36. B. Oliver 30 226 773 3.4 52 3
37. D. Fouts 181 224 476 2.1 32 13
38. L. Russell 15 219 713 3.3 21 7
39. R. Smith 52 213 915 4.3 37t 10
40. J. Fazande 20 210 733 3.5 54 4
41. M. Thomas 24 209 837 4.0 21 4
42. J. Cappelletti 36 192 705 3.7 46 9
43. E. Bieniemy 62 183 711 3.9 36 4
  A. Hayden 17 183 636 3.5 20 3
45. B. McGee 36 172 594 3.5 44 14
  J. Queen 42 172 579 3.4 41 5
47. D. Brown 23 144 452 3.1 53 1
48. K. Bynum 53 140 433 3.1 25 1
49. D. Brees 59 135 366 2.7 22 4
50. H. Ferguson 14 126 438 3.5 30 4