New England Patriots Yearly Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Attempts

The following are the New England Patriots yearly 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.

      Rushing
Year Player Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 S. Michel NE 247 912 3.7 26 7
2018 S. Michel NE 209 931 4.5 34t 6
2017 D. Lewis NE 180 896 5.0 44 6
2016 L. Blount NE 299 1,161 3.9 44 18
2015 L. Blount NE 165 703 4.3 38t 6
2014 S. Vereen NE 96 391 4.1 19 2
2013 S. Ridley NE 178 773 4.3 29 7
2012 S. Ridley NE 290 1,263 4.4 41 12
2011 B. Green-Ellis NE 181 667 3.7 18 11
2010 B. Green-Ellis NE 229 1,008 4.4 33t 13
2009 L. Maroney NE 194 757 3.9 45t 9
2008 S. Morris NE 156 727 4.7 35 7
2007 L. Maroney NE 185 835 4.5 59t 6
2006 C. Dillon NE 199 812 4.1 50 13
2005 C. Dillon NE 209 733 3.5 29 12
2004 C. Dillon NE 345 1,635 4.7 44 12
2003 A. Smith NE 182 642 3.5 30 3
2002 A. Smith NE 252 982 3.9 42t 6
2001 A. Smith NE 287 1,157 4.0 44 12
2000 K. Faulk NE 164 570 3.5 18 4
1999 T. Allen NE 254 896 3.5 39 8
1998 R. Edwards NE 291 1,115 3.8 53 9
1997 C. Martin NE 274 1,160 4.2 70t 4
1996 C. Martin NE 316 1,152 3.6 57 14
1995 C. Martin NE 368 1,487 4.0 49 14
1994 M. Butts NE 243 703 2.9 26 8
1993 L. Russell NE 300 1,088 3.6 21 7
1992 L. Russell NE 123 390 3.2 23 2
1991 L. Russell NE 266 959 3.6 24 4
1990 J. Stephens NE 212 808 3.8 26 2
1989 J. Stephens NE 244 833 3.4 35t 7
1988 J. Stephens NE 297 1,168 3.9 52 4
1987 T. Collins NE 147 474 3.2 19 3
1986 T. Collins NE 156 412 2.6 17 3
1985 C. James NE 263 1,227 4.7 65t 5
1984 C. James NE 160 790 4.9 73 1
1983 T. Collins NE 219 1,049 4.8 50t 10
1982 T. Collins NE 164 632 3.9 54 1
1981 T. Collins NE 204 873 4.3 29 7
1980 V. Ferguson NE 211 818 3.9 44 2
1979 S. Cunningham NE 159 563 3.5 27 5
1978 S. Cunningham NE 199 768 3.9 52t 8
1977 S. Cunningham NE 270 1,015 3.8 31t 4
1976 S. Cunningham NE 172 824 4.8 24 3
1975 S. Cunningham NE 169 666 3.9 17 6
1974 M. Herron NE 231 824 3.6 28 7
1973 S. Cunningham NE 155 516 3.3 25 4
1972 C. Garrett NE 131 488 3.7 41t 5
1971 C. Garrett NE 181 784 4.3 38 1
1970 J. Nance Bos 145 522 3.6 21 7
1969 J. Nance Bos 193 750 3.9 43 6
1968 J. Nance Bos 177 593 3.4 30t 4
1967 J. Nance Bos 269 1,216 4.5 53 7
1966 J. Nance Bos 299 1,458 4.9 65t 11
1965 J. Nance Bos 111 321 2.9 20 5
1964 L. Garron Bos 183 585 3.2 16 2
1963 L. Garron Bos 175 750 4.3 47t 2
1962 J. Crawford Bos 139 459 3.3 22 2
1961 B. Lott Bos 100 461 4.6 38 5
1960 A. Miller Bos 101 416 4.1 33 2