Washington Redskins in Super Bowl XXII. Timmy Smith rushed for 204 yards in the game and that is also the Super Bowl record for most individual rushing yards in one SB game.
The Iowa Hawkeyes rushed for 429 yards in the 1959 Rose Bowl, winning 38-12.
Timmy Smith of the Washington Redskins rushed for 204 yards in Super Bowl XXII when the 'Skins beat the Denver Broncos 42-10.
There have been five running backs who topped 150 yards in a single Super Bowl game. They are:Timmy Smith • Washington Redskins, Super Bowl XXII 204 yardsMarcus Allen • Los Angeles Raiders, Super Bowl XVIII 191 yardsJohn Riggins • Washington Redskins, Super Bowl XVII 166 yardsFranco Harris • Pittsburgh Steelers, Super Bowl IX 158 yardsTerrell Davis • Denver Broncos, Super Bowl XXXII 157 yards
The single game record is held by Timmy Smith of the Washington Redskins who rushed for 204 yards in Super Bowl XXII. The career record is held by Franco Harris of the Pittsburgh Steelers who rushed for 354 total yards in four Super Bowls.Single Game Record: 204 yards - Timmy Smith, Washington Redskins vs the Denver Broncos SB XXII Career Record: 354 yards - Franco Harris, Pittsburgh Steelers, 4 games
Super Bowl XXXII was played between the Denver Broncos and Green Bay Packers with the Broncos winning 31-24. The Broncos rushed for more yards than the Packers, gaining 179 rushing yards to the Packers' 95. Terrell Davis of the Broncos was the leading rusher in the game with 157 yards. Dorsey Levens of the Packers rushed for 90 yards.
Most passing yards in Super Bowl history: Single game - Kurt Warner, 414 yards, Super Bowl XXXIV Career - Kurt Warner, 1,156 yards (3 appearances)
Super Bowl Records/Rushing:Most Yards/Career: Franco Harris 354 Yards (4 games)Most Yards/Game: Timmy Simth - Washington Redskins , 204 Yards, Super Bowl XXII
That was 1965 Heisman winner Mike Garrett who started at running back for the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl I. He rushed 6 times for 17 yards and caught 3 passes for 28 yards in the game. Paul Hornung, the 1956 Heisman winner, dressed as a member of the Green Bay Packers that won Super Bowl I but did not play in the game.
Kurt Warner owns the record for most passing yards in a single Super Bowl game (414 yards vs. Tennessee Titans in Super Bowl XXXIV, which made him the only QB to pass for 400+ yards in the Super Bowl)