Minnesota Vikings Single Season Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Touchdowns

The following are the Minnesota Vikings single season 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 single season leader in rushing touchdowns with 18.

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

      Rushing
Player Season Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
  A. Peterson 2009 Min 314 1,383 4.4 64t 18
  T. Allen 1992 Min 266 1,201 4.5 51 13
  D. Cook 2019 Min 250 1,135 4.5 75t 13
  C. Foreman 1975 Min 280 1,070 3.8 31t 13
  C. Foreman 1976 Min 278 1,155 4.2 46 13
  A. Peterson 2007 Min 238 1,341 5.6 73t 12
  A. Peterson 2011 Min 208 970 4.7 54 12
  A. Peterson 2010 Min 283 1,298 4.6 80t 12
  A. Peterson 2012 Min 348 2,097 6.0 82t 12
  B. Brown 1968 Min 222 805 3.6 32 11
  A. Peterson 2015 Min 327 1,485 4.5 80t 11
  M. Williams 2002 Min 84 414 4.9 44 11
  T. Brown 1983 Min 120 476 4.0 43 10
  D. Culpepper 2002 Min 106 609 5.7 38 10
  L. Hoard 1999 Min 138 555 4.0 53 10
  T. Mason 1965 Min 141 597 4.2 26 10
  A. Peterson 2008 Min 363 1,760 4.8 67t 10
  A. Peterson 2013 Min 279 1,266 4.5 78t 10
  H. Walker 1991 Min 198 825 4.2 71t 10
  M. Asiata 2014 Min 164 570 3.5 19 9
  C. Foreman 1974 Min 199 777 3.9 32 9
  L. Hoard 1998 Min 115 479 4.2 50t 9
  C. Jones 1970 Min 120 369 3.1 23 9
  T. Allen 1994 Min 255 1,031 4.0 45 8
  T. Brown 1980 Min 219 912 4.2 55t 8
  L. Murray 2017 Min 216 842 3.9 46 8
  A. Anderson 1988 Min 87 300 3.4 18 7
  B. Brown 1964 Min 226 866 3.8 48 7
  T. Brown 1985 Min 93 336 3.6 30 7
  D. Culpepper 2000 Min 89 470 5.3 27t 7
  T. Mason 1963 Min 166 763 4.6 70t 7
  D. Osborn 1969 Min 186 643 3.5 58t 7
  R. Smith 2000 Min 295 1,521 5.2 72t 7
  C. Taylor 2007 Min 157 844 5.4 84t 7
  M. Asiata 2016 Min 121 402 3.3 29 6
  B. Brown 1965 Min 160 699 4.4 40 6
  B. Brown 1966 Min 251 829 3.3 33t 6
  T. Brown 1981 Min 274 1,063 3.9 34 6
  C. Foreman 1977 Min 270 1,112 4.1 51 6
  L. Murray 2018 Min 140 578 4.1 38t 6
  A. Rice 1988 Min 110 322 2.9 24 6
  R. Smith 1997 Min 232 1,266 5.5 78t 6
  R. Smith 1998 Min 249 1,187 4.8 74t 6
  C. Taylor 2006 Min 303 1,216 4.0 95t 6
  M. Bennett 2002 Min 255 1,296 5.1 85t 5
  B. Brown 1963 Min 128 445 3.5 21 5
  B. Brown 1967 Min 185 610 3.3 29 5
  D. Culpepper 2001 Min 71 416 5.9 34 5
  D. Dozier 1987 Min 69 257 3.7 19 5
  C. Foreman 1978 Min 237 749 3.2 21 5