Miami Dolphins Career Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Yards

The following are the Miami Dolphins career rushing leaders ranked by rushing yards. Included are player stats for the Miami Dolphins (NFL) from 1970-2020 and the Miami Dolphins (AFL) from 1966-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Larry Csonka is the Miami Dolphins career leader in rushing yards with 6,737.

Players active with the Miami Dolphins during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Rushing
Player Gms Att Yds Avg Lg TD
1. L. Csonka 106 1,506 6,737 4.5 54t 53
2. R. Williams 93 1,509 6,436 4.3 68t 48
3. R. Brown 76 1,128 4,815 4.3 65t 36
4. M. Morris 86 754 3,877 5.1 70t 29
5. J. Kiick 97 997 3,644 3.7 56 28
6. T. Nathan 123 732 3,543 4.8 46 16
7. A. Al-Jabbar 50 888 3,063 3.4 45 33
8. L. Miller 61 638 2,930 4.6 97t 19
9. M. Higgs 63 702 2,648 3.8 31 14
10. D. Williams 45 643 2,632 4.1 65 13
11. A. Franklin 42 622 2,232 3.6 29 22
12. B. Malone 57 503 2,129 4.2 66t 16
13. L. Smith 31 622 2,107 3.4 68t 20
14. R. Bush 31 443 2,072 4.7 76t 12
15. B. Parmalee 104 513 1,959 3.8 47t 15
16. L. Hampton 70 500 1,949 3.9 54t 22
17. J. Ajayi 31 447 1,924 4.3 62t 9
18. S. Smith 41 509 1,787 3.5 33 15
19. W. Bennett 100 419 1,744 4.2 25 9
20. K. Drake 54 333 1,532 4.6 66t 9
21. D. Nottingham 67 365 1,524 4.2 56 25
22. N. Bulaich 64 340 1,498 4.4 63 17
23. D. Thomas 52 409 1,480 3.6 55 10
24. G. Davis 58 317 1,389 4.4 65t 7
25. T. Stradford 48 343 1,332 3.9 51 10
26. R. Tannehill 88 248 1,210 4.9 48 6
27. T. Minor 90 277 1,133 4.1 56t 8
28. R. Davenport 67 274 1,127 4.1 64 13
29. T. Kirby 36 287 1,037 3.6 38 9
30. B. Griese 161 261 994 3.8 35 7
31. S. Morris 41 240 981 4.1 55 8
32. I. Spikes 48 252 934 3.7 49 8
33. L. Harris 26 214 929 4.3 77t 6
34. J. Fiedler 62 201 834 4.1 30 11
35. D. Woodley 42 173 771 4.5 29 9
36. J. Johnson 36 219 748 3.4 34 5
37. F. Gore 14 156 722 4.6 39 0
38. J. Carter 30 118 589 5.0 35 1
39. S. Mitchell 42 173 548 3.2 30 4
40. J. Auer 27 165 544 3.3 41 5
41. M. Logan 42 140 523 3.7 17 2
42. J. Chatman 14 128 515 4.0 30 1
43. J. Avery 17 143 503 3.5 44 2
44. D. Williams 58 133 477 3.6 69 3
45. B. Humphrey 16 102 471 4.6 21 1
46. H. Ginn 63 101 415 4.1 46 3
47. C. Collins 8 131 414 3.2 25t 2
48. D. Overstreet 14 85 392 4.6 44 1
49. K. Byars 45 98 377 3.8 77t 6
50. C. Chambers 100 41 355 8.7 61 0