Right now it's Adrian Peterson with 290 something. It used to be jamal Lewis.
Adrian Peterson holds record for most rushing yards for a game (296). Most yards from scrimmage in a game is Flipper Anderson with 336 yrds in 1989.
Most all time is Jerry Rice with 23540 yrds
Most in a single season is Chris Johnson (2009) with 2509 yrds
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.
Brett Favre holds the record for most career passing yards, with 71,838.
Yancey Thigpen holds the Steeler record for most receiving yards in a single season with 1,398 yards in 1997.
Ron Dayne currently hold the record for the most rushing yards in college
Michael Vick has the most rushing yards by a quarterback with 5,139 yards.
As of 2007, Emmitt Smith holds the record for 18,400 rushing yards. He also holds the record for the most rushing touchdowns with 164. Second place is Ladainian Tomlinson with about 120.
The Denver Bronco's quarterback who holds the record for the most passing yards in a game was Peyton Manning. He passed the record of Drew Brees
Eric Dickerson holds the NFL record for most rushing yards during the regular season. He rushed for 2,105 yards as a member of the Los Angeles Rams in 1984.
Steve sleton holds the record with 654 rushing yards
Damon Allen holds the record for most passing yards at 72,381
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.