Most rushing yards in a single game: Adrian Peterson, 296. Most rushing yards in a season: Eric Dickerson, 2,105. Most rushing yards in a career: Emmitt Smith, 18,355.
Emmitt Smith holds the record for most rushing yards in a career with 18,355 yards. Eric Dickerson holds the record for most rushing yards in a season with 2,105 yards. Adrian Peterson holds the record for most rushing yards in a single game with 296 yards.
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jamal Lewis had 295 yards 4 the Baltimore ravens
Steve sleton holds the record with 654 rushing yards
Walter Payton broke O.J. Simpson's single-game rushing record. Payton gained 275 rushing yards in a 1977 game against the Minnesota Vikings.
157 yards per game
Most rushing yards, game: 314, Eddie George(November 11, 1995 vs. Illinois)
Walter Peyton's single game rushing record is 275 yards against the Minnesota Vikings in 1977.
The NFL record for yards gained rushing by a team in a single game is 426 by the Detroit Lions in a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates (now Steelers) on November 4, 1934.
list of most QB rushing attempts in a game
Adrian Peterson 296 yards against the san Diego chargers on 11-6-07 as arookie
O.J. Simpson with 2003 rushing yards for the 1973 Buffalo Bills.
296, done by Adrian Peterson of the Vikings. Before him, Jamal Lewis had the record, rushing for 295 in a single game.
Emmitt Smith,with 18,355 rushing yards, currently holds the record for the highest rushing yards in the game.
Adrian Peterson - 296 Yards against San Diego in 2007
That number is 305.
The quarterback with the most rushing yards in NFL history is Randall Cunningham with a total of 4,928 Yards (35 TDs). Michael Vick (Active) comes in second at 4,567 Yards (31 TDs). Steve Young is 3rd with 4,239 Yards but has the most career rushing touchdowns. (43 TDs). Also notable records include: - Michael Vick's single season QB Rushing Yards record at 1,039 Yards (8.4 Yards Per Carry). - New England Patriot Steve Grogan's single season (1976) QB Rushing Touchdown record with 12 Touchdowns. - The single game Rushing TD record at 3 TDs by many different QBs including Daunte Culpepper.
Georgia tech 1620 yards on 40 attempts