former first round draft pick by dallas cowboys (the first 1000 yard rusher in dallas history)
Emmett smith. ex dallas cowboy
It was running back Marion Barber III, who also scored 10 touchdowns during the 2007 season. Barber, who played for the Dallas Cowboys from 2005 to 2010, never rushed for 1,000 yards, although he came close twice.
On October 27, 2002, Dallas Cowboys running back Emmitt Smith broke the National Football League's career rushing record in a game against the Seattle Seahawks at Texas Stadium.
Adrian Peterson was the leading NFL rusher in 2013
In the 2008-2009 season Sammy Morris was patriots leading rusher.
The leading rusher for the Steelers in the 1990 season was Merril Hoge with 772 yards.
As of the start of the 2008 season, the 21st leading rusher, in career yards, in the NFL is Eddie George with 10,441 yards.
Damien Anderson is currently the leading career rusher. Tyrell Sutton has a chance to break the record this year.