Washington Redskins Yearly Rushing Leaders

Ranked by Rushing Touchdowns

The following are the Washington Redskins yearly 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.

      Rushing
Year Player Team Att Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 A. Peterson Was 211 898 4.3 32 5
2018 A. Peterson Was 251 1,042 4.2 90t 7
2017 K. Cousins Was 49 179 3.7 18 4
2016 R. Kelley Was 168 704 4.2 66 6
2015 K. Cousins Was 26 48 1.8 13t 5
2014 A. Morris Was 265 1,074 4.1 30 8
2013 A. Morris Was 276 1,275 4.6 45t 7
2012 A. Morris Was 335 1,613 4.8 39t 13
2011 J. Beck Was 10 43 4.3 12 2
  R. Helu Was 151 640 4.2 28t 2
2010 R. Torain Was 164 742 4.5 54 4
2009 Q. Ganther Was 62 201 3.2 13 3
2008 C. Portis Was 342 1,487 4.3 31 9
2007 C. Portis Was 325 1,262 3.9 32 11
2006 C. Portis Was 127 523 4.1 38t 7
2005 C. Portis Was 352 1,516 4.3 47t 11
2004 C. Portis Was 343 1,315 3.8 64t 5
2003 R. Cartwright Was 107 411 3.8 22 4
2002 S. Davis Was 207 820 4.0 33 7
2001 S. Davis Was 356 1,432 4.0 32 5
2000 S. Davis Was 332 1,318 4.0 50t 11
1999 S. Davis Was 290 1,405 4.8 76t 17
1998 S. Hicks Was 122 433 3.5 28 8
1997 T. Allen Was 210 724 3.4 34 4
1996 T. Allen Was 347 1,353 3.9 49t 21
1995 T. Allen Was 338 1,309 3.9 28 10
1994 R. Ervins Was 185 650 3.5 49 3
1993 R. Brooks Was 223 1,063 4.8 85t 3
  B. Mitchell Was 63 246 3.9 29t 3
  M. Rypien Was 9 4 0.4 5 3
1992 E. Byner Was 262 998 3.8 23 6
1991 G. Riggs Was 78 248 3.2 32 11
1990 E. Byner Was 297 1,219 4.1 22 6
  G. Riggs Was 123 475 3.9 20 6
1989 E. Byner Was 134 580 4.3 24 7
1988 T. Smith Was 155 470 3.0 29 3
1987 G. Rogers Was 163 613 3.8 29 6
1986 G. Rogers Was 303 1,203 4.0 42 18
1985 J. Riggins Was 176 677 3.8 51 8
1984 J. Riggins Was 327 1,239 3.8 24 14
1983 J. Riggins Was 375 1,347 3.6 44 24
1982 J. Riggins Was 177 553 3.1 19 3
1981 J. Riggins Was 195 714 3.7 24 13
1980 C. Harmon Was 128 484 3.8 23 4
1979 J. Riggins Was 260 1,153 4.4 66t 9
1978 J. Riggins Was 248 1,014 4.1 31 5
1977 M. Thomas Was 228 806 3.5 31 3
1976 M. Thomas Was 254 1,101 4.3 28 5
1975 M. Thomas Was 235 919 3.9 34 4
1974 D. Thomas Was 95 347 3.7 66 5
1973 L. Brown Was 273 860 3.2 27 8
1972 L. Brown Was 285 1,216 4.3 38t 8
1971 L. Brown Was 253 948 3.7 34 4
1970 L. Brown Was 237 1,125 4.7 75t 5
  C. Harraway Was 146 577 4.0 57t 5
1969 C. Harraway Was 141 428 3.0 17 6
1968 G. Allen Was 123 399 3.2 20 4
1967 R. McDonald Was 52 223 4.3 35t 4
1966 J. Looney Was 55 178 3.2 19 3
  C. Taylor Was 87 262 3.0 24 3
1965 C. Taylor Was 145 402 2.8 39 3
1964 C. Taylor Was 199 755 3.8 50 5
1963 B. Barnes Was 93 374 4.0 19 5
1962 B. Barnes Was 159 492 3.1 32t 3
  N. Snead Was 20 10 0.5 9 3
1961 D. James Was 71 374 5.3 39t 3
  N. Snead Was 34 47 1.4 9 3
1960 D. James Was 73 199 2.7 27t 4
1959 D. Bosseler Was 119 644 5.4 41t 3
  D. James Was 100 384 3.8 39 3
1958 D. Bosseler Was 109 475 4.4 23 4
1957 D. Bosseler Was 167 673 4.0 28 7
1956 L. Elter Was 145 544 3.8 48 2
1955 V. Janowicz Was 93 397 4.3 33 4
  E. LeBaron Was 37 190 5.1 25 4
1954 A. Dorow Was 34 117 3.4 14 3
  B. Wells Was 100 516 5.2 88 3
1953 L. Heath Was 76 266 3.5 43 4
1952 C. Drazenovich Was 29 66 2.3 15 3
1951 R. Goode Was 208 951 4.6 33 9
1950 R. Goode Was 136 560 4.1 80 5