Michael Dickerson While Eric (Michael is a Basketball player) Dickerson holds the record for the most yards rushed in a season with 2105, it is Emmitt Smith who holds the record for most rushing yards in a career with 18,355. Emmit Smith. Followed by Walter Payton who is the best running back ever to play the game. Rest in Peace Walter.
Eric Dickerson, who played for the Rams, Colts, Raiders, and Falcons between 1983-1993, holds the NFL record for rushing yards in a season when he gained 2,105 yards for the Los Angeles Rams in 1984.
Eric Dickerson currently holds the record for a single season by rushing 2,105 yards. When he made this record, he was playing for the Los Angeles Rams. In 2012 Adrian Peterson got just 8 yards of this record.
Eric Dickerson with 2,105 yards.
Michael Vick rushed for 1039 yards in the 2006 season to set the single season rushing record for quarterbacks.
he doesnt have the single season rushing record he has the career rushing record and that was set against the seattle seahawks
Through the 2008 season, that is Edgerrin James with 1,709 rushing yards in the 2000 season.
Jim Brown's 1,863 rushing yards in 1963 stood as the single-season record until O.J. Simpson gained 2,003 yards during the 1973 season.
The LSU single season rushing record is held by Leonard Fournette, who rushed for 1,953 yards in the 2015 season. Fournette broke the previous record of 1,686 yards, set by Charles Alexander in 1978.
31, LaDainian Tomlinson
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.
He has 13 rushing touchdowns through week 15 and broke the record for QB single season rushing tds