1) Roger Craig of the 1985 San Francisco 49ers (NFL) - 1050 yards rushing and 1016 yards receiving.
2) Brian Westbrook of the 1998 Villanova University Wildcats (College D-1AA) - 1046 yards rushing and 1144 yards receiving.
3) Marshall Faulk of the 1999 St. Louis Rams (NFL) - 1381 yards rushing and 1048 yards receiving.
Cedric Benson rushed for over 100 yards against the Ravens in both games for Cincinnati in the 2009 season!!
Troy Davis at Iowa State rushed for 2010 yds in 1995 and 2185 yds in 1996. He never won the Heisman Trophy and is the only college running back to rush for over 2000 yards in a season twice.
Through the 2008 season, that has not happened.Five NFL running backs have rushed for 2000+ yards in a season:1) Eric Dickerson - 2105 yards for the Los Angeles Rams in 1984.2) Jamal Lewis - 2066 yards for the Baltimore Ravens in 2003.3) Barry Sanders - 2053 yards for the Detroit Lions in 1997.4) Terrell Davis - 2008 yards for the Denver Broncos in 1998.5) O.J. Simpson - 2003 yards for the Buffalo Bills in 1973.
No, although he had some very good running backs with Green Bay. Ahman Green played 7 seasons with Favre at Green Bay (2000-2006) and, except for 2005 when he was injured and played only 5 games, rushed for 1000+ yards in every season. He rushed for 8162 career yards with Green Bay and had a best season of 1883 rushing yards in 2003. Prior to Green, Dorsey Levins rushed for 1000+ yards in two seasons (1997 and 1999) and Edgar Bennett rushed for 1067 yards in 1995. In his one season (2008) with the New York Jets, Thomas Jones rushed for 1312 yards.
all I know is that in the 2004,2005 seson minasotas running back each got over 200
The NFL's Green Bay Packers have several running backs on their roster. However, their top running back is currently Eddie Lacy. In 2013 Lacy rushed for 1,178 yards.
So far, all of the NFL rookie running backs haven't fumbled in the 2009 regular season, but that will probably change in two weeks.
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For the 2009 season, the Steelers running backs on their roster were Rashard Mendenhall, Willie Parker, Mewelde Moore, Isaac Redman and Justin Vincent. They also had two full backs, Carey Davis and Frank Summers.
During the 2011 season, the Steelers running backs were Rashard Mendenhall, Mewelde Moore, Isaac Redman, Jonathan Dwyer and John Clay. Their fullback was David Johnson. Mendenhall and Dwyer ended the season on injured reserve.
which college has put the most running backs in the nfl
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23 running backs have achieved 10,000 + yards in the NFL.
If you are thinkink about the movie where one of the running backs has Cancer, then the answer is Brian's Song
Running Backs for the Giants in 2009-2010 season are Brandon Jacobs and Ahmad Bradshaw, the main starters. Then Danny Ware and Gartell Johnson, but Danny Ware plays more. Lastly Madison Hedgecock is the full back.
Through the 2008 season, 2: 1) Eric Dickerson - 5,194 yards for the Colts and 7,245 yards for the Rams. 2) Marshall Faulk - 6,959 yards for the the Rams and 5,320 yards for the Colts. Warrick Dunn is close ... he has 5,981 for the Falcons and 4,986 yards for the Buccaneers.
I'm not sure really if this is the answer to your question but the patriots faced 4,098 running backs (combined 2005,2006,2007,2008,2009)
Hall of Famer Marcus Allen rushed for 8,545 yards in 11 seasons with the Los Angeles Raiders (1982-1992). Bo Jackson rushed for 2,782 yards with the LA Raiders (1987-1990) and Frank Hawkins rushed for 1,494 yards with the LA Raiders (1982-1987) and 165 for the Oakland Raiders in 1981.