New Orleans Saints Single Season Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Average

The following are the New Orleans Saints single season rushing leaders ranked by rushing average. Included are player stats for the New Orleans Saints (NFL) from 1967-2019. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Alvin Kamara is the New Orleans Saints single season leader in rushing average with 6.07.

Players active with the New Orleans Saints during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 100 rushing attempts

      Rushing
Player Season Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
  A. Kamara 2017 NO 120 728 6.1 74t 8
  H. Gajan 1984 NO 102 615 6.0 62t 5
  P. Thomas 2009 NO 147 793 5.4 34t 6
  C. Ivory 2010 NO 137 716 5.2 55t 5
  P. Thomas 2011 NO 110 562 5.1 33 5
  M. Ingram 2016 NO 205 1,043 5.1 75t 6
  C. Muncie 1979 NO 238 1,198 5.0 69t 11
  M. Ingram 2017 NO 230 1,124 4.9 72 12
  P. Thomas 2008 NO 129 625 4.8 42t 9
  T. Baker 1969 NO 134 642 4.8 54 1
  R. Mayes 1986 NO 286 1,353 4.7 50 8
  D. McAllister 2003 NO 351 1,641 4.7 76t 8
  M. Ingram 2018 NO 138 645 4.7 38 6
  A. Kamara 2019 NO 171 797 4.7 40t 5
  C. Heyward 1990 NO 129 599 4.6 47t 4
  M. Ingram 2015 NO 166 769 4.6 70 6
  A. Kamara 2018 NO 194 883 4.6 49t 14
  F. McAfee 1991 NO 109 494 4.5 34 2
  P. Thomas 2012 NO 105 473 4.5 48 1
  G. Rogers 1983 NO 256 1,144 4.5 76t 5
  G. Rogers 1981 NO 378 1,674 4.4 79t 13
  C. Muncie 1976 NO 149 659 4.4 51 2
  G. Rogers 1982 NO 122 535 4.4 38 3
  L. Murray 2019 NO 146 637 4.4 30t 5
  D. McAllister 2006 NO 244 1,057 4.3 57 10
  A. Maxson 1974 NO 165 714 4.3 66t 2
  D. McAllister 2002 NO 325 1,388 4.3 62 13
  M. Ingram 2014 NO 226 964 4.3 31 9
  A. Livingston 1969 NO 181 761 4.2 18 5
  T. Galbreath 1976 NO 136 570 4.2 74t 7
  M. Strachan 1975 NO 161 668 4.1 21 2
  D. Hilliard 1987 NO 123 508 4.1 30t 7
  T. Hightower 2016 NO 133 548 4.1 30 4
  D. McCall 1968 NO 155 637 4.1 48 4
  E. Campbell 1985 NO 158 643 4.1 45 1
  C. Muncie 1977 NO 201 811 4.0 36 6
  D. Hilliard 1988 NO 204 823 4.0 36 5
  R. Williams 2000 NO 248 1,000 4.0 26t 8
  W. Wilson 1982 NO 103 413 4.0 20 3
  C. Heyward 1992 NO 104 416 4.0 23 3
  D. McAllister 2004 NO 269 1,074 4.0 71 9
  R. Williams 2001 NO 313 1,245 4.0 46 6
  A. Smith 2005 NO 166 659 4.0 42 3
  R. Zellars 1996 NO 120 475 4.0 63 4
  W. Wilson 1983 NO 199 787 4.0 29 9
  D. Brown 1993 NO 180 705 3.9 60 2
  D. McAllister 2008 NO 107 418 3.9 19 5
  M. Bates 1995 NO 244 951 3.9 66t 7
  A. Stecker 2007 NO 115 448 3.9 26 5
  M. Ingram 2011 NO 122 474 3.9 35t 5