New England Patriots Single Season Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Yards

The following are the New England Patriots single season rushing leaders ranked by rushing yards. Included are player stats for the New England Patriots (NFL) from 1971-2019, the Boston Patriots (NFL) in 1970 and the Boston Patriots (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Corey Dillon is the New England Patriots single season leader in rushing yards with 1,635.

Players active with the New England Patriots during the 2018 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Rushing
Player Season Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
  C. Dillon 2004 NE 345 1,635 4.7 44 12
  C. Martin 1995 NE 368 1,487 4.0 49 14
  J. Nance 1966 Bos 299 1,458 4.9 65t 11
  S. Ridley 2012 NE 290 1,263 4.4 41 12
  C. James 1985 NE 263 1,227 4.7 65t 5
  J. Nance 1967 Bos 269 1,216 4.5 53 7
  J. Stephens 1988 NE 297 1,168 3.9 52 4
  L. Blount 2016 NE 299 1,161 3.9 44 18
  C. Martin 1997 NE 274 1,160 4.2 70t 4
  A. Smith 2001 NE 287 1,157 4.0 44 12
  C. Martin 1996 NE 316 1,152 3.6 57 14
  R. Edwards 1998 NE 291 1,115 3.8 53 9
  L. Russell 1993 NE 300 1,088 3.6 21 7
  T. Collins 1983 NE 219 1,049 4.8 50t 10
  S. Cunningham 1977 NE 270 1,015 3.8 31t 4
  B. Green-Ellis 2010 NE 229 1,008 4.4 33t 13
  A. Smith 2002 NE 252 982 3.9 42t 6
  L. Russell 1991 NE 266 959 3.6 24 4
  S. Michel 2018 NE 209 931 4.5 34t 6
  T. Allen 1999 NE 254 896 3.5 39 8
  D. Lewis 2017 NE 180 896 5.0 44 6
  T. Collins 1981 NE 204 873 4.3 29 7
  L. Maroney 2007 NE 185 835 4.5 59t 6
  J. Stephens 1989 NE 244 833 3.4 35t 7
  S. Cunningham 1976 NE 172 824 4.8 24 3
  M. Herron 1974 NE 231 824 3.6 28 7
  V. Ferguson 1980 NE 211 818 3.9 44 2
  C. Dillon 2006 NE 199 812 4.1 50 13
  S. Cunningham 1974 NE 166 811 4.9 75t 9
  J. Stephens 1990 NE 212 808 3.8 26 2
  C. James 1984 NE 160 790 4.9 73 1
  D. Calhoun 1980 NE 200 787 3.9 22t 9
  C. Garrett 1971 NE 181 784 4.3 38 1
  S. Ridley 2013 NE 178 773 4.3 29 7
  L. Blount 2013 NE 153 772 5.0 47t 7
  S. Cunningham 1978 NE 199 768 3.9 52t 8
  L. Maroney 2009 NE 194 757 3.9 45t 9
  L. Garron 1963 Bos 175 750 4.3 47t 2
  J. Nance 1969 Bos 193 750 3.9 43 6
  L. Maroney 2006 NE 175 745 4.3 41 6
  C. Dillon 2005 NE 209 733 3.5 29 12
  D. Calhoun 1977 NE 198 727 3.7 25 4
  S. Morris 2008 NE 156 727 4.7 35 7
  D. Calhoun 1976 NE 129 721 5.6 54 1
  L. Blount 2015 NE 165 703 4.3 38t 6
  M. Butts 1994 NE 243 703 2.9 26 8
  A. Johnson 1976 NE 169 699 4.1 69t 6
  H. Ivory 1978 NE 141 693 4.9 28 11
  C. Garrett 1969 Bos 137 691 5.0 80t 5
  A. Johnson 1978 NE 147 675 4.6 52 3