Los Angeles Chargers Yearly Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Average

The following are the Los Angeles Chargers yearly rushing leaders ranked by rushing average. 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.

Leaders based on 100 rushing attempts

      Rushing
Year Player Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 A. Ekeler LAC 132 557 4.2 35 3
2018 A. Ekeler LAC 106 554 5.2 41 3
2017 M. Gordon LAC 284 1,105 3.9 87t 8
2016 M. Gordon SD 254 997 3.9 48 10
2015 M. Gordon SD 184 641 3.5 27 0
2014 B. Oliver SD 160 582 3.6 52 3
2013 R. Mathews SD 285 1,255 4.4 51 6
2012 R. Mathews SD 184 707 3.8 31 1
2011 R. Mathews SD 222 1,091 4.9 39 6
2010 R. Mathews SD 158 678 4.3 31t 7
2009 L. Tomlinson SD 223 730 3.3 36 12
2008 L. Tomlinson SD 292 1,110 3.8 45 11
2007 L. Tomlinson SD 315 1,474 4.7 49 15
2006 L. Tomlinson SD 348 1,815 5.2 85t 28
2005 L. Tomlinson SD 339 1,462 4.3 62 18
2004 L. Tomlinson SD 339 1,335 3.9 42 17
2003 L. Tomlinson SD 313 1,645 5.3 73t 13
2002 L. Tomlinson SD 372 1,683 4.5 76 14
2001 L. Tomlinson SD 339 1,236 3.6 54 10
2000 T. Fletcher SD 116 384 3.3 21 3
1999 N. Means SD 112 277 2.5 15 4
1998 N. Means SD 212 883 4.2 72t 5
1997 G. Brown SD 253 945 3.7 32 4
1996 L. Russell SD 219 713 3.3 21 7
1995 N. Means SD 186 730 3.9 36 5
1994 N. Means SD 343 1,350 3.9 25 12
1993 M. Butts SD 185 746 4.0 27 4
1992 R. Bernstine SD 106 499 4.7 25t 4
1991 R. Bernstine SD 159 766 4.8 63t 8
1990 R. Bernstine SD 124 589 4.8 40t 4
1989 M. Butts SD 170 683 4.0 50t 9
1988 G. Anderson SD 225 1,119 5.0 36 3
1986 G. Anderson SD 127 442 3.5 17 1
1985 L. James SD 105 516 4.9 56t 2
1984 E. Jackson SD 296 1,179 4.0 32t 8
1983 J. Brooks SD 127 516 4.1 61 3
1982 C. Muncie SD 138 569 4.1 27 8
1981 J. Brooks SD 109 525 4.8 28t 3
1980 C. Muncie SD 135 659 4.9 53 4
1979 C. Williams SD 200 752 3.8 55t 12
1978 L. Mitchell SD 214 820 3.8 25 3
1977 R. Young SD 157 543 3.5 15 4
1976 R. Young SD 162 802 5.0 46t 4
1975 R. Young SD 138 577 4.2 48t 5
1974 D. Woods SD 227 1,162 5.1 56t 7
1973 C. Edwards SD 133 609 4.6 50 1
1972 C. Edwards SD 157 679 4.3 31t 5
1971 M. Garrett SD 140 591 4.2 36 4
1969 D. Post SD 182 873 4.8 60 6
1968 D. Post SD 151 758 5.0 62t 3
1967 B. Hubbert SD 116 643 5.5 80t 2
1966 P. Lowe SD 146 643 4.4 57 3
1965 P. Lowe SD 222 1,121 5.0 59t 6
1964 K. Lincoln SD 155 632 4.1 25 4
1963 K. Lincoln SD 128 826 6.5 76t 5
1962 K. Lincoln SD 117 574 4.9 86t 2
1961 P. Lowe SD 175 767 4.4 87t 9
1960 P. Lowe LAC 136 855 6.3 63 8