Pittsburgh Steelers Career Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Yards

The following are the Pittsburgh Steelers career rushing leaders ranked by rushing yards. Included are player stats for the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) from 1945-2020, the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) from 1940-1942 and the Pittsburgh Pirates (NFL) from 1933-1939. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Franco Harris is the Pittsburgh Steelers career leader in rushing yards with 11,950.

Players active with the Pittsburgh Steelers during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Rushing
Player Gms Att Yds Avg Lg TD
1. F. Harris 165 2,881 11,950 4.1 75t 91
2. J. Bettis 145 2,683 10,571 3.9 50t 78
3. W. Parker 79 1,253 5,378 4.3 80t 24
4. L. Bell 62 1,229 5,336 4.3 81 35
5. J. Johnson 67 1,006 4,381 4.4 87t 26
6. F. Pollard 111 953 3,989 4.2 56 20
7. D. Hoak 135 1,132 3,965 3.5 77t 25
8. B. Foster 62 915 3,943 4.3 69 26
9. R. Bleier 140 928 3,865 4.2 70t 23
10. R. Mendenhall 57 864 3,549 4.1 68 29
11. W. Abercrombie 79 842 3,343 4.0 50t 22
12. F. Rogel 96 900 3,271 3.6 58 17
13. M. Hoge 109 819 3,115 3.8 41t 21
14. J. Fuqua 87 699 2,942 4.2 85t 21
15. T. Tracy 60 737 2,717 3.7 64 15
16. K. Stewart 113 496 2,561 5.2 80t 35
17. T. Bradshaw 168 444 2,257 5.1 39 32
18. P. Pearson 62 573 2,243 3.9 53 8
19. L. Chandnois 72 593 1,934 3.3 38 16
20. E. Jackson 37 470 1,921 4.1 39 9
21. A. Zereoue 66 434 1,698 3.9 42 7
22. J. Conner 37 363 1,581 4.4 30 16
23. S. Thornton 74 356 1,512 4.2 75 18
24. B. Dudley 26 365 1,504 4.1 66 10
25. J. Geri 36 411 1,500 3.6 47 10
26. B. Morris 28 346 1,395 4.0 30t 16
27. B. Roethlisberger 218 470 1,357 2.9 31 19
28. T. Worley 33 336 1,338 4.0 38 5
29. E. Pegram 27 310 1,322 4.3 38 6
30. D. Williams 25 298 1,250 4.2 55 15
31. W. Williams 66 251 1,191 4.7 70t 8
32. E. Gros 38 339 1,174 3.5 44 8
33. I. Redman 50 282 1,148 4.1 28 5
34. R. Mathews 108 300 1,057 3.5 36 5
35. R. Huntley 45 194 1,024 5.3 52 9
36. J. Clement 26 239 991 4.1 43 7
37. L. Thompson 43 260 980 3.8 36 4
38. D. Staley 16 230 978 4.3 38 2
39. W. Heller 36 275 972 3.5 0 1
40. J. Dwyer 36 230 971 4.2 76 2
41. M. Moore 59 230 962 4.2 32t 5
42. J. Nuzum 45 249 930 3.7 64 7
43. W. Asbury 33 253 868 3.4 73 11
44. D. Riffle 21 224 855 3.8 54 5
45. B. Karcis 21 232 816 3.5 0 5
46. C. Fuamatu-Ma'afala 53 172 751 4.4 46 6
47. V. Haynes 61 174 738 4.2 20 3
48. C. Peaks 22 165 733 4.4 70t 2
49. G. Papach 22 159 731 4.6 42 2
50. N. Davenport 32 169 725 4.3 48 6