Los Angeles Chargers Career Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Yards

The following are the Los Angeles Chargers career rushing leaders ranked by rushing yards. Included are player stats for the Los Angeles Chargers (NFL) from 2017-2019, 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 yards with 12,490.

Players active with the Los Angeles Chargers during the 2018 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. P. Lowe 92 1,015 4,972 4.9 87t 38
3. M. Butts 76 1,031 4,297 4.2 52 31
4. R. Mathews 60 923 4,061 4.4 51 23
5. N. Means 59 1,013 3,885 3.8 72t 34
6. M. Gordon 55 897 3,628 4.0 87t 28
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. D. Post 49 568 2,519 4.4 67t 17
11. G. Anderson 54 548 2,250 4.1 36 11
12. M. Garrett 46 572 2,235 3.9 68 11
13. R. Bernstine 63 407 2,007 4.9 63t 17
14. R. Young 42 457 1,922 4.2 48t 13
15. T. Fletcher 111 526 1,871 3.6 46 10
16. T. Spencer 78 474 1,792 3.8 24 19
17. R. Harmon 96 332 1,639 4.9 48t 6
18. G. Foster 68 445 1,613 3.6 37 4
19. C. Edwards 35 355 1,549 4.4 50 6
20. J. Brooks 38 323 1,471 4.6 61 12
21. M. Tolbert 59 341 1,410 4.1 40 20
22. B. Matthews 78 356 1,372 3.9 42t 11
23. C. Williams 67 394 1,327 3.4 55t 17
24. B. Hubbert 38 287 1,270 4.4 80t 9
25. M. Turner 59 228 1,257 5.5 83t 6
26. E. Jackson 28 307 1,218 4.0 32t 8
27. D. Sproles 78 249 1,154 4.6 37 6
28. L. James 67 231 1,062 4.6 56t 4
29. L. Mitchell 28 277 1,031 3.7 25 3
30. J. Hadl 154 288 1,013 3.5 37 15
31. G. Brown 15 253 945 3.7 32 4
32. D. Woodhead 37 238 919 3.9 27 5
33. R. Smith 52 213 915 4.3 37t 10
34. C. Adams 27 262 907 3.5 24 7
35. M. Thomas 24 209 837 4.0 21 4
36. A. Ekeler 30 153 814 5.3 41 5
37. B. Oliver 30 226 773 3.4 52 3
38. J. Fazande 20 210 733 3.5 54 4
39. L. Russell 15 219 713 3.3 21 7
40. E. Bieniemy 62 183 711 3.9 36 4
41. J. Cappelletti 36 192 705 3.7 46 9
42. A. Hayden 17 183 636 3.5 20 3
43. B. McGee 36 172 594 3.5 44 14
44. P. Rivers 212 353 580 1.6 18 3
45. J. Queen 42 172 579 3.4 41 5
46. D. Fouts 181 224 476 2.1 32 13
47. B. Jackson 26 124 475 3.8 19 9
48. G. McDougall 25 105 471 4.5 24t 6
49. D. Brown 23 144 452 3.1 53 1
50. H. Ferguson 14 126 438 3.5 30 4