Pittsburgh Steelers Single Season Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Touchdowns

The following are the Pittsburgh Steelers single season rushing leaders ranked by rushing touchdowns. Included are player stats for the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) from 1945-2019, 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 single season leader in rushing touchdowns with 14.

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

      Rushing
Player Season Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
  F. Harris 1976 Pit 289 1,128 3.9 30 14
  J. Bettis 2004 Pit 250 941 3.8 29 13
  R. Mendenhall 2010 Pit 324 1,273 3.9 50t 13
  W. Parker 2006 Pit 337 1,494 4.4 76 13
  J. Conner 2018 Pit 215 973 4.5 30 12
  J. Bettis 1996 Pit 320 1,431 4.5 50t 11
  B. Foster 1992 Pit 390 1,690 4.3 69 11
  F. Harris 1977 Pit 300 1,162 3.9 61t 11
  F. Harris 1979 Pit 267 1,186 4.4 71t 11
  K. Stewart 1997 Pit 88 476 5.4 74t 11
  D. Williams 2015 Pit 200 907 4.5 55 11
  F. Harris 1972 Pit 188 1,055 5.6 75t 10
  F. Harris 1975 Pit 262 1,246 4.8 36 10
  L. Bell 2017 Pit 321 1,291 4.0 27 9
  J. Bettis 2002 Pit 187 666 3.6 41t 9
  J. Bettis 2005 Pit 110 368 3.3 39 9
  R. Mendenhall 2011 Pit 228 928 4.1 68 9
  B. Morris 1995 Pit 148 559 3.8 30t 9
  L. Bell 2013 Pit 244 860 3.5 43 8
  L. Bell 2014 Pit 290 1,361 4.7 81 8
  J. Bettis 2000 Pit 355 1,341 3.8 30 8
  B. Foster 1993 Pit 177 711 4.0 38 8
  F. Harris 1981 Pit 242 987 4.1 50 8
  F. Harris 1978 Pit 310 1,082 3.5 37 8
  M. Hoge 1989 Pit 186 621 3.3 31 8
  S. Lach 1947 Pit 120 372 3.1 19 8
  J. Shipkey 1948 Pit 64 199 3.1 16 8
  W. Abercrombie 1985 Pit 227 851 3.7 32t 7
  W. Asbury 1966 Pit 169 544 3.2 45 7
  L. Bell 2016 Pit 261 1,268 4.9 44 7
  J. Bettis 1997 Pit 375 1,665 4.4 34 7
  J. Bettis 2003 Pit 246 811 3.3 21 7
  J. Bettis 1999 Pit 299 1,091 3.6 35 7
  T. Bradshaw 1972 Pit 58 346 6.0 20t 7
  J. Fuqua 1970 Pit 138 691 5.0 85t 7
  M. Hoge 1990 Pit 203 772 3.8 41t 7
  J. Johnson 1962 Pit 251 1,141 4.5 40 7
  J. Johnson 1964 Pit 235 1,048 4.5 45t 7
  R. Mendenhall 2009 Pit 242 1,108 4.6 60 7
  B. Morris 1994 Pit 198 836 4.2 20 7
  K. Stewart 2000 Pit 78 436 5.6 45t 7
  W. Abercrombie 1986 Pit 214 877 4.1 38t 6
  B. Brister 1988 Pit 45 209 4.6 20 6
  D. Hoak 1963 Pit 216 679 3.1 17 6
  J. Johnson 1961 Pit 213 787 3.7 44 6
  F. Pollard 1984 Pit 213 851 4.0 52 6
  S. Thornton 1979 Pit 118 585 5.0 75 6
  R. Bleier 1976 Pit 220 1,036 4.7 28 5
  R. Bleier 1978 Pit 165 633 3.8 24 5
  T. Bradshaw 1971 Pit 53 247 4.7 39 5