Washington Redskins Single Season Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Touchdowns

The following are the Washington Redskins single season rushing leaders ranked by rushing touchdowns. Included are player stats for the Washington Redskins (NFL) from 1937-2020, the Boston Redskins (NFL) from 1933-1936 and the Boston Braves (NFL) in 1932. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. John Riggins is the Washington Redskins single season leader in rushing touchdowns with 24.

Players active with the Washington Redskins during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Rushing
Player Season Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
  J. Riggins 1983 Was 375 1,347 3.6 44 24
  T. Allen 1996 Was 347 1,353 3.9 49t 21
  G. Rogers 1986 Was 303 1,203 4.0 42 18
  S. Davis 1999 Was 290 1,405 4.8 76t 17
  J. Riggins 1984 Was 327 1,239 3.8 24 14
  A. Morris 2012 Was 335 1,613 4.8 39t 13
  J. Riggins 1981 Was 195 714 3.7 24 13
  S. Davis 2000 Was 332 1,318 4.0 50t 11
  C. Portis 2005 Was 352 1,516 4.3 47t 11
  C. Portis 2007 Was 325 1,262 3.9 32 11
  G. Riggs 1991 Was 78 248 3.2 32 11
  T. Allen 1995 Was 338 1,309 3.9 28 10
  R. Goode 1951 Was 208 951 4.6 33 9
  C. Portis 2008 Was 342 1,487 4.3 31 9
  J. Riggins 1979 Was 260 1,153 4.4 66t 9
  L. Brown 1973 Was 273 860 3.2 27 8
  L. Brown 1972 Was 285 1,216 4.3 38t 8
  S. Hicks 1998 Was 122 433 3.5 28 8
  A. Morris 2014 Was 265 1,074 4.1 30 8
  J. Riggins 1985 Was 176 677 3.8 51 8
  D. Bosseler 1957 Was 167 673 4.0 28 7
  E. Byner 1989 Was 134 580 4.3 24 7
  S. Davis 2002 Was 207 820 4.0 33 7
  R. Griffin 2012 Was 120 815 6.8 76t 7
  A. Morris 2013 Was 276 1,275 4.6 45t 7
  A. Peterson 2018 Was 251 1,042 4.2 90t 7
  C. Portis 2006 Was 127 523 4.1 38t 7
  G. Rogers 1985 Was 231 1,093 4.7 35 7
  F. Akins 1945 Was 147 797 5.4 45 6
  C. Battles 1934 Bos 96 480 5.0 0 6
  E. Byner 1990 Was 297 1,219 4.1 22 6
  E. Byner 1992 Was 262 998 3.8 23 6
  A. Farkas 1938 Was 75 315 4.2 53 6
  C. Harraway 1972 Was 148 567 3.8 24 6
  C. Harraway 1969 Was 141 428 3.0 17 6
  R. Kelley 2016 Was 168 704 4.2 66 6
  G. Riggs 1990 Was 123 475 3.9 20 6
  G. Rogers 1987 Was 163 613 3.8 29 6
  B. Barnes 1963 Was 93 374 4.0 19 5
  C. Battles 1936 Bos 176 614 3.5 0 5
  C. Battles 1937 Was 216 874 4.0 75 5
  L. Brown 1970 Was 237 1,125 4.7 75t 5
  E. Byner 1991 Was 274 1,048 3.8 32 5
  J. Castiglia 1947 Was 104 426 4.1 33 5
  K. Cousins 2015 Was 26 48 1.8 13t 5
  S. Davis 2001 Was 356 1,432 4.0 32 5
  A. Farkas 1939 Was 139 547 3.9 0 5
  A. Farkas 1943 Was 110 327 3.0 36 5
  R. Goode 1950 Was 136 560 4.1 80 5
  C. Harraway 1970 Was 146 577 4.0 57t 5