Miami Dolphins Single Season Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Attempts

The following are the Miami Dolphins single season rushing leaders ranked by rushing attempts. Included are player stats for the Miami Dolphins (NFL) from 1970-2019 and the Miami Dolphins (AFL) from 1966-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Ricky Williams is the Miami Dolphins single season leader in rushing attempts with 392.

Players active with the Miami Dolphins during the 2018 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Rushing
Player Season Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
  R. Williams 2003 Mia 392 1,372 3.5 45 9
  R. Williams 2002 Mia 383 1,853 4.8 63t 16
  L. Smith 2001 Mia 313 968 3.1 25 6
  L. Smith 2000 Mia 309 1,139 3.7 68t 14
  A. Al-Jabbar 1996 Mia 307 1,116 3.6 29 11
  A. Al-Jabbar 1997 Mia 283 892 3.2 22 15
  D. Williams 1978 Mia 272 1,258 4.6 58t 8
  A. Al-Jabbar 1998 Mia 270 960 3.6 45 6
  J. Ajayi 2016 Mia 260 1,272 4.9 62t 8
  M. Higgs 1992 Mia 256 915 3.6 23 7
  R. Brown 2006 Mia 241 1,008 4.2 47 5
  R. Williams 2009 Mia 241 1,121 4.7 68t 11
  B. Parmalee 1995 Mia 236 878 3.7 40 9
  M. Higgs 1991 Mia 231 905 3.9 24 4
  R. Bush 2012 Mia 227 986 4.3 65t 6
  S. Smith 1990 Mia 226 831 3.7 33 8
  A. Franklin 1983 Mia 224 746 3.3 18 8
  L. Csonka 1979 Mia 220 837 3.8 22 12
  L. Csonka 1973 Mia 219 1,003 4.6 25 5
  M. Morris 1975 Mia 219 875 4.0 49 4
  R. Bush 2011 Mia 216 1,086 5.0 76t 6
  L. Miller 2014 Mia 216 1,099 5.1 97t 8
  B. Parmalee 1994 Mia 216 868 4.0 47t 6
  R. Brown 2008 Mia 214 916 4.3 62t 10
  L. Csonka 1972 Mia 213 1,117 5.2 45 6
  R. Brown 2005 Mia 207 907 4.4 65t 4
  A. Franklin 1981 Mia 201 711 3.5 29 7
  R. Brown 2010 Mia 200 734 3.7 51 5
  S. Smith 1989 Mia 200 659 3.3 25 6
  L. Csonka 1974 Mia 197 749 3.8 24 9
  L. Csonka 1971 Mia 195 1,051 5.4 28 7
  L. Miller 2015 Mia 194 872 4.5 85t 8
  L. Csonka 1970 Mia 193 874 4.5 53 6
  J. Kiick 1970 Mia 191 658 3.4 56 6
  M. Morris 1972 Mia 190 1,000 5.3 33 12
  D. Williams 1980 Mia 187 671 3.6 65 2
  L. Hampton 1986 Mia 186 830 4.5 54t 9
  M. Higgs 1993 Mia 186 693 3.7 31 3
  B. Malone 1976 Mia 186 797 4.3 31 4
  D. Williams 1979 Mia 184 703 3.8 39 3
  J. Kiick 1969 Mia 180 575 3.2 27 9
  A. Franklin 1982 Mia 177 701 4.0 25t 7
  L. Miller 2013 Mia 177 709 4.0 49 2
  D. Nottingham 1975 Mia 168 718 4.3 56 12
  R. Williams 2005 Mia 168 743 4.4 35 6
  J. Kiick 1968 Mia 165 621 3.8 25 4
  D. Thomas 2011 Mia 165 581 3.5 28 0
  J. Johnson 1999 Mia 164 558 3.4 34 4
  J. Kiick 1971 Mia 162 738 4.6 34 3
  R. Williams 2008 Mia 160 659 4.1 51t 4