San Francisco 49ers Single Season Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Yards

The following are the San Francisco 49ers single season 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 single season leader in rushing yards with 1,695.

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

      Rushing
Player Season Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
  F. Gore 2006 SF 312 1,695 5.4 72 8
  G. Hearst 1998 SF 310 1,570 5.1 96t 7
  R. Craig 1988 SF 310 1,502 4.8 46t 9
  W. Tyler 1984 SF 246 1,262 5.1 40 7
  C. Garner 1999 SF 241 1,229 5.1 53 4
  F. Gore 2012 SF 258 1,214 4.7 37 8
  F. Gore 2011 SF 282 1,211 4.3 55 8
  G. Hearst 2001 SF 252 1,206 4.8 43t 4
  D. Williams 1976 SF 248 1,203 4.9 80t 7
  C. Garner 2000 SF 258 1,142 4.4 42 7
  F. Gore 2013 SF 276 1,128 4.1 51 9
  F. Gore 2009 SF 229 1,120 4.9 80t 10
  F. Gore 2014 SF 255 1,106 4.3 52t 4
  F. Gore 2007 SF 260 1,102 4.2 43t 5
  R. Craig 1989 SF 271 1,054 3.9 27 6
  R. Craig 1985 SF 214 1,050 4.9 62t 9
  J. Perry 1954 SF 173 1,049 6.1 58 8
  F. Gore 2008 SF 240 1,036 4.3 41t 6
  J. Smith 1959 SF 207 1,036 5.0 73t 10
  K. Barlow 2003 SF 201 1,024 5.1 78t 6
  G. Hearst 1997 SF 234 1,019 4.4 51 4
  J. Perry 1953 SF 192 1,018 5.3 51 10
  R. Watters 1992 SF 206 1,013 4.9 43 9
  C. Hyde 2016 SF 217 988 4.6 47 6
  G. Hearst 2002 SF 215 972 4.5 40 8
  K. Willard 1968 SF 227 967 4.3 69t 7
  R. Watters 1993 SF 208 950 4.6 39 10
  C. Hyde 2017 SF 240 938 3.9 61 8
  D. Williams 1977 SF 268 931 3.5 40 7
  H. McElhenny 1956 SF 185 916 5.0 86 8
  J. Smith 1962 SF 258 907 3.5 28 6
  R. Watters 1994 SF 239 877 3.7 23 6
  W. Tyler 1985 SF 171 867 5.1 30 6
  W. Tyler 1983 SF 176 856 4.9 39 4
  K. Willard 1971 SF 216 855 4.0 49 4
  F. Gore 2010 SF 203 853 4.2 64 3
  R. Craig 1986 SF 204 830 4.1 25 7
  J. Smith 1961 SF 167 823 4.9 33 8
  K. Barlow 2004 SF 244 822 3.4 60 7
  R. Craig 1987 SF 215 815 3.8 25 3
  M. Breida 2018 SF 153 814 5.3 66t 3
  V. Washington 1971 SF 191 811 4.2 42 3
  W. Jackson 1976 SF 200 792 4.0 24 1
  K. Willard 1970 SF 236 789 3.3 20 7
  W. Jackson 1977 SF 179 780 4.4 80 7
  J. Smith 1960 SF 174 780 4.5 41 5
  K. Willard 1965 SF 189 778 4.1 32 5
  R. Mostert 2019 SF 137 772 5.6 41t 8
  G. Hearst 2003 SF 178 768 4.3 36 3
  K. Willard 1966 SF 191 763 4.0 49 5