New England Patriots Single Season Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Attempts

The following are the New England Patriots single season rushing leaders ranked by rushing attempts. Included are player stats for the New England Patriots (NFL) from 1971-2020, the Boston Patriots (NFL) in 1970 and the Boston Patriots (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Curtis Martin is the New England Patriots single season leader in rushing attempts with 368.

Players active with the New England Patriots during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Rushing
Player Season Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
  C. Martin 1995 NE 368 1,487 4.0 49 14
  C. Dillon 2004 NE 345 1,635 4.7 44 12
  C. Martin 1996 NE 316 1,152 3.6 57 14
  L. Russell 1993 NE 300 1,088 3.6 21 7
  L. Blount 2016 NE 299 1,161 3.9 44 18
  J. Nance 1966 Bos 299 1,458 4.9 65t 11
  J. Stephens 1988 NE 297 1,168 3.9 52 4
  R. Edwards 1998 NE 291 1,115 3.8 53 9
  S. Ridley 2012 NE 290 1,263 4.4 41 12
  A. Smith 2001 NE 287 1,157 4.0 44 12
  C. Martin 1997 NE 274 1,160 4.2 70t 4
  S. Cunningham 1977 NE 270 1,015 3.8 31t 4
  J. Nance 1967 Bos 269 1,216 4.5 53 7
  L. Russell 1991 NE 266 959 3.6 24 4
  C. James 1985 NE 263 1,227 4.7 65t 5
  T. Allen 1999 NE 254 896 3.5 39 8
  A. Smith 2002 NE 252 982 3.9 42t 6
  S. Michel 2019 NE 247 912 3.7 26 7
  J. Stephens 1989 NE 244 833 3.4 35t 7
  M. Butts 1994 NE 243 703 2.9 26 8
  M. Herron 1974 NE 231 824 3.6 28 7
  B. Green-Ellis 2010 NE 229 1,008 4.4 33t 13
  T. Collins 1983 NE 219 1,049 4.8 50t 10
  J. Stephens 1990 NE 212 808 3.8 26 2
  V. Ferguson 1980 NE 211 818 3.9 44 2
  C. Dillon 2005 NE 209 733 3.5 29 12
  S. Michel 2018 NE 209 931 4.5 34t 6
  T. Collins 1981 NE 204 873 4.3 29 7
  D. Calhoun 1980 NE 200 787 3.9 22t 9
  S. Cunningham 1978 NE 199 768 3.9 52t 8
  C. Dillon 2006 NE 199 812 4.1 50 13
  D. Calhoun 1977 NE 198 727 3.7 25 4
  L. Maroney 2009 NE 194 757 3.9 45t 9
  J. Nance 1969 Bos 193 750 3.9 43 6
  L. Maroney 2007 NE 185 835 4.5 59t 6
  L. Garron 1964 Bos 183 585 3.2 16 2
  A. Smith 2003 NE 182 642 3.5 30 3
  C. Garrett 1971 NE 181 784 4.3 38 1
  B. Green-Ellis 2011 NE 181 667 3.7 18 11
  D. Lewis 2017 NE 180 896 5.0 44 6
  K. Faulk 2003 NE 178 638 3.6 23 0
  S. Ridley 2013 NE 178 773 4.3 29 7
  J. Nance 1968 Bos 177 593 3.4 30t 4
  L. Garron 1963 Bos 175 750 4.3 47t 2
  L. Maroney 2006 NE 175 745 4.3 41 6
  S. Cunningham 1976 NE 172 824 4.8 24 3
  S. Cunningham 1975 NE 169 666 3.9 17 6
  A. Johnson 1976 NE 169 699 4.1 69t 6
  S. Cunningham 1974 NE 166 811 4.9 75t 9
  L. Blount 2015 NE 165 703 4.3 38t 6