Emmitt Smith with 18,355 yards
Antonio Cromartie. He rushed 109 yards against the Minesonta Vikings after a field goal attempt. Besides it was the longest rush in NFL History.
The most yards rushed by a single player in NCAA division 1 football history belongs to LaDainian Tomlinson of Texas Christian University who rushed for 406 yards against the University of Texas El Paso (UTEP) on November 20th, 1999.
The Giants rushed for 91 yards and the Patriots rushed for 45 yards for a combined total of 136 rushing yards.
O.J. Simpson. 1973 was the season Simpson rushed for 2003 yards, the first player in NFL history to rush for over 2,000 yards in a season.
The first NFL player to rush for 1,000 yards was Beattie Feathers. He set the record in 1934 as a player for the Chicago Bears when he rushed for 1,004 yards.
Ben Hayes in 1921 rushed for 3,928 yards.
Only 6 players have. Chris Johnson from the Tennessee Titans (8-8) was the newest to be added to the list this season rushing for 2,254 yards.
Timmy Smith rushed 204 yards in Super Bowl 22. He played for hte Redskins.
Adrian Peterson in 2007, he rushed for 296 yards vs the San Diego Chargers defense.
Adrian Peterson, he rushed more than 2,000 yards in one season.
Woodrow Dantzler, a senior. Including the stats from Clemson's 49-24 victory over Louisiana Tech in the Humanitarian Bowl, Dantzler threw for 2578 yards, 21 TDs, and 11 INTs in 2001 and also rushed for 1061 yards and 9 TDs. For the 2001 'regular season', he threw for over 2000 yards and rushed for over 1000 yards and became the first player in NCAA history to do that. Dantzler was inducted into the Clemson Football Hall of Fame in 2007.
Willie Parker has rushed for 5,378 yards in his NFL career.
Roger Craig of the 1985 San Francisco 49ers. He rushed for 1050 yards and had 1016 receiving yards.
Johnson rushed 358 times for 2,006 yards and 14 touchdowns; he also caught 50 passes for 503 yards and two touchdowns.
In the NFL, that is Michael Vick of the 2006 Atlanta Falcons who rushed for 1039 yards on 123 attempts for an 8.45 yard per carry average and Beattie Feathers of the 1934 Chicago Bears who rushed for 1004 yards on 119 carries for a 8.44 yard per carry average.
As of the 2008 season, that is Adrian Peterson of the Vikings who rushed for 296 yards in a game against the Chargers in 2007.
Keith Byers rushed for 517 yards and Anthony Toney rushed for 502 yards for the 1988 Eagles.
LaDainian Tomlinson LaDanian Tomlinson rushed for 1645 yards in 2003.
Though primarily a Wide Receiver, Moss was occasionally used as a rusher while with the Vikings. He rushed 23 times for 159 yards with the Vkings in his first six seasons with Minnesota. He has rushed the ball only twice with the Patriots - once for two yards against the 49ers in 2008, and once for a loss of two yards against the Bills that same season.
LaDainian Tomlinson of the 2003 San Diego Chargers with 100 pass receptions and 1645 rushing yards.
Jerome Bettis rushed for 13,662 yards in his career. He rushed for 10,571 for the Steelers and 3,091 for the Rams.
OJ Simpson Simpson retired after the 1979 season. Earl Campbell of the Houston Oilers ran for 200+ yards four times in the 1980 season. 1980 was Campbell's best season as a pro as he rushed for 1,934 yards, averaged 5.2 yards a carry, and scored 13 TDs. He was voted 1980 AP Offensive Player of the Year.