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.
he doesnt have the single season rushing record he has the career rushing record and that was set against the seattle seahawks
Ricky Williams with 1853 rushing yards in the 2002 season.
In 1992, Barry Foster set the Steelers single season rushing record with 1,690 yards.
Through the 2008 season, Montgomery holds 7 Philadelphia Eagles records: 1) single season rushing yards - 1,512 in 1979. 2) career rushing yards - 6,538. Brian Westbrook has 5,721 rushing yards and, barring injury, will pass Montgomery in the 2009 season. 3) career rushing attempts - 1,465. 4) rushing attempts in a season - 338 in 1979. 5) career 100 yard rushing games - 26. 6) 100 yard rushing games in a season - 8 in 1981. 7) TDs scored in a game - 4 (3 rushing, 1 receiving) against the Washington Redskins on October 7, 1979.
Through the 2008 season, that is Edgerrin James with 1,709 rushing yards in the 2000 season.
As of the start of the 2008 season, Adrian Peterson rocked the San Diego Chargers November 4th, 2007 with 296 yards rushing for the NFL record. == ==
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.
For a career that is Michael Vick with 7.1 yards per rushing attempt (through 10 games of the 2010 season). Most of the career leaders in this category are quarterbacks. The running back with the highest yards per rushing attempt is Marion Motley at 5.7. For a single season, the record is held by Vick of the 2006 Falcons and running back Beattie Feathers of the 1934 Bears with 8.4 yards per rushing attempt.
He has 13 rushing touchdowns through week 15 and broke the record for QB single season rushing tds
As of the 2007 season, the Eagles single season rushing yardage record holder is Wilbert Montgomery who ran for 1,512 yards in 1979.
Michael Vick ran a documented 4.25 which also ranks well on the top of the fastest football players of all time, period. On top of that.......Vick owns several NFL records, including the most rushing yards by a quarterback in a single season (1,039 in 2006), highest average per carry in a single season (8.45 in 2006), 100-yard career rushing games by a quarterback (eight), best two-game rushing total (225 in 2004) and rushing yards in a single game (173 in 2002). His 1,039 rushing yards and 8.4 average yards per carry in 2006 marked NFL records for a quarterback in a single season. Became the first quarterback in NFL history to tally more than four career 100-yard rushing games as he has now collared eight such contests in his career. Vick and teammate RB Warrick Dunn (1,140) became the first quarterback/running back duo to each surpass 1,000 rushing yards in a single season, and one of only five teammates to accomplish the feat in NFL history.Vick's 2,474 passing yards in 2006 moved his career totals to 11,505 yards, which ranks fourth all-time in Falcons history.Enters the 2007 season ranked third among quarterbacks for rushing yards (3,859) in NFL history. He is also a 3 time pro bowler.
1686 yards by Charles Alexander
As of the 2007 season, LaDainian Tomlinson of the San Diego Chargers holds the NFL record for most rushing touchdowns in one season with 28 in 2006.
Steve Grogan of the New England Patriots holds the NFL record for rushing TDs by a quarterback in a season with 12 in 1976.
Eric Dickerson - 2,105 yards
31, LaDainian Tomlinson