San Francisco 49ers Career Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Yards

The following are the San Francisco 49ers career rushing leaders ranked by rushing yards. Included are player stats for the San Francisco 49ers (NFL) from 1950-2020 and the San Francisco 49ers (AAFC) from 1946-1949. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Frank Gore is the San Francisco 49ers career leader in rushing yards with 11,073.

Players active with the San Francisco 49ers during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Rushing
Player Gms Att Yds Avg Lg TD
1. F. Gore 148 2,442 11,073 4.5 80t 64
2. J. Perry 131 1,475 7,344 5.0 78 50
3. R. Craig 121 1,686 7,064 4.2 71 50
4. K. Willard 125 1,582 5,930 3.7 69t 45
5. G. Hearst 73 1,189 5,535 4.7 96t 26
6. J. Smith 97 1,007 4,370 4.3 80t 37
7. H. McElhenny 97 877 4,288 4.9 89 35
8. K. Barlow 72 891 3,614 4.1 78t 24
9. S. Young 150 608 3,581 5.9 49t 37
10. W. Tyler 48 624 3,112 5.0 40 17
11. D. Williams 54 669 2,966 4.4 80t 20
12. W. Jackson 72 745 2,955 4.0 80 10
13. R. Watters 43 653 2,840 4.3 43 25
14. C. Hyde 50 655 2,729 4.2 61 21
15. C. Garner 32 499 2,371 4.8 53 11
16. C. Kaepernick 69 375 2,300 6.1 90t 13
17. M. Breida 43 381 1,902 5.0 83t 6
  T. Rathman 115 516 1,902 3.7 35 26
19. V. Washington 40 483 1,813 3.8 42 14
20. P. Hofer 77 416 1,746 4.2 47 16
21. L. Schreiber 60 502 1,734 3.5 23 10
22. J. Montana 167 414 1,595 3.9 21 20
23. J. Garcia 74 318 1,571 4.9 33 21
24. D. Cunningham 82 401 1,498 3.7 64t 10
25. J. Crow 56 370 1,474 4.0 39 5
26. G. Lewis 72 343 1,421 4.1 60t 13
27. T. Kirby 39 307 1,235 4.0 38 12
28. K. Hunter 43 262 1,202 4.6 45 7
29. J. Brodie 201 235 1,167 5.0 38 22
30. E. Cooper 88 298 1,152 3.9 47 6
31. B. Kilmer 39 228 1,123 4.9 35 15
32. R. Mostert 37 178 1,069 6.0 52t 9
33. O. Simpson 23 281 1,053 3.7 34 4
34. J. Johnson 31 228 1,051 4.6 54 12
  D. Loville 42 319 1,051 3.3 27 12
36. D. Carter 90 247 1,042 4.2 74t 5
37. J. Arenas 84 203 987 4.9 60 10
38. J. Strzykalski 33 233 961 4.1 38 5
39. W. Floyd 48 276 959 3.5 26 13
40. J. Cribbs 25 222 890 4.0 20 6
41. M. Hicks 55 205 869 4.2 73t 6
42. J. Thomas 63 165 824 5.0 75t 4
43. A. Smith 80 212 761 3.6 25 4
44. B. Ring 69 183 732 4.0 34 7
45. B. Ferrell 68 183 692 3.8 20 3
46. K. Henderson 24 160 642 4.0 25 3
  H. Sydney 69 139 642 4.6 32 7
48. C. Roberts 27 155 637 4.1 54 4
  Y. Tittle 112 196 637 3.2 45 23
50. J. Rice 238 84 625 7.4 43t 10