Denard Robinson from the University of Michigan holds the record for most rushing yards by a quarterback in a season with 1,538 yards. Robinson also holds the record for most career rushing yards by a QB in NCAA history with 4,495 yards.
The NFL record for most rushing yards in a single season by a quarterback is 1,039, set by then Atlanta star Michael Vick during the 2006 season.
Michael Vick has the most rushing yards by a quarterback with 5,139 yards.
10,449 rushing yards
Randell Cunningham (retired) has 4,928 career rushing yards followed closely by Michael Vick (active) with 4,630 career rushing yards at the end of the 2010 season.
In the NFL, it is Bobby Douglass with 968 yards for Chicago in 1972. In this 2004-2005 season, Michael Vick is on a pace to break that record. As of the start of the 2007 season, Michael Vick holds the single season rushing record by a quarterback with 1,039 yards in the 2006 season.
In a career, Randall Cunningham holds the record for rushing yards by a Quarterback with 4928. Michael Vick does hold the single season record with 1039 yards.
Through the 2009 season, that is 1039 by Michael Vick of the 2006 Atlanta Falcons.
Michael Vick is the only NFL quarterback to rush for 1,000 yards in a season. Bobby Douglass had the most rushing yards in a season by a QB before Vick.
Corey Dillon with 1635 rushing yards in 2004.
Barry Foster with 1690 rushing yards for the 1992 Steelers.
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.
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.
1863 rushing yards in the 1963 season.
Steve Grogan of the New England Patriots holds the NFL record for rushing TDs by a quarterback in a season with 12 in 1976.