Minnesota Vikings Career Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Touchdowns

The following are the Minnesota Vikings career rushing leaders ranked by rushing touchdowns. Included are player stats for the Minnesota Vikings (NFL) from 1961-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Adrian Peterson is the Minnesota Vikings career leader in rushing touchdowns with 97.

Players active with the Minnesota Vikings during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Rushing
Player Gms Att Yds Avg Lg TD
1. A. Peterson 123 2,418 11,747 4.9 82t 97
2. B. Brown 180 1,627 5,757 3.5 48 52
  C. Foreman 93 1,533 5,887 3.8 51 52
4. T. Brown 104 1,117 4,546 4.1 60 40
5. R. Smith 98 1,411 6,818 4.8 78t 32
6. D. Culpepper 82 454 2,476 5.5 42 29
  D. Osborn 137 1,173 4,320 3.7 73 29
8. T. Mason 70 761 3,252 4.3 71 28
9. L. Hoard 49 438 1,689 3.9 53 26
10. T. Allen 47 641 2,795 4.4 55t 23
11. A. Anderson 108 626 2,374 3.8 29 22
  F. Tarkenton 177 464 2,548 5.5 52t 22
13. M. Williams 117 370 1,535 4.1 61 21
14. H. Walker 42 551 2,264 4.1 71t 20
15. C. Jones 75 547 2,008 3.7 80t 19
16. M. Asiata 74 361 1,259 3.5 39 18
  D. Nelson 129 981 4,231 4.3 72 18
  C. Taylor 61 655 2,797 4.3 95t 18
19. D. Cook 29 457 2,104 4.6 75t 17
20. L. Murray 32 356 1,420 4.0 46 14
21. A. Rice 89 307 934 3.0 24 13
22. M. Bennett 64 713 3,174 4.5 85t 12
23. R. Fenney 63 358 1,508 4.2 28 11
24. R. Young 89 554 1,744 3.1 26 10
25. W. Wilson 76 159 679 4.3 38 9
26. T. Kramer 128 214 531 2.5 20 8
  O. Reed 79 490 1,968 4.0 43 8
28. D. Dozier 37 163 643 3.9 38 7
  T. Galbreath 35 194 788 4.1 52t 7
  S. Graham 50 349 1,239 3.6 31 7
  J. McKinnon 58 474 1,918 4.0 68t 7
  R. Miller 89 275 951 3.5 36 7
  C. Ponder 38 126 639 5.1 29 7
  O. Smith 26 231 1,123 4.9 47 7
35. J. Lindsey 84 178 566 3.2 19 6
  B. McClanahan 95 367 1,207 3.3 22 6
37. R. Craig 29 143 535 3.7 21 5
  C. Fason 18 50 161 3.2 15 5
  T. Gerhart 61 276 1,305 4.7 67 5
  J. Kapp 40 99 540 5.5 27 5
41. T. Bridgewater 30 94 398 4.2 19 4
  C. Evans 81 118 364 3.1 13 4
  P. Harvin 54 107 683 6.4 39 4
  T. Jackson 36 119 535 4.5 33 4
  E. Marinaro 51 306 1,007 3.3 27 4
  C. Patterson 64 31 333 10.7 67t 4
  J. Webb 33 41 273 6.7 65t 4
  T. Wilson 8 73 282 3.9 30t 4
49. M. Boone 24 60 320 5.3 59 3
  R. Gannon 48 144 720 5.0 42 3