Jack Mildren was the first college quarterback to rush more than 1,000 yards in a season. During his freshman season in 1971, Mildren rushed 1,140 yards.
Arnie Herber of the 1936 Green Bay Packers with 1239 yards passing.
Michael Vick is the only NFL quarterback to rush for 1,000 yards in a season. Bobby Douglass had the most rushing yards in a season by a QB before Vick.
the only qb to get 1000 is mike Vick
Tony Canadeo with 1052 rushing yards in 1949.
It was not Sammy baugh of the Washington redskins, it was Arnie Herber of the Green Bay Packers in 1936. Sammy Baugh did it the very next year in 1937.
Every season at least 10 players have 1000 yards
Beattie Feathers with 1,004 rushing yards in 1934.
Beattie Feathers of the 1934 Chicago Bears with 1004 rushing yards.
Ron Johnson with 1,027 yards in 1970.
It was Calvin Hill, who rushed for 1,036 yards during the 1972 season.
John Henry Johnson with 1141 rushing yards in the 1962 season.
Prior to the 2009 season, that was Justin Fargas with 1009 rushing yards in 2007.
Mac Speedie of the 1947 Browns with 1146 receiving yards. The Browns were playing in the All American Football Conference (AAFC) at the time. The first Browns receiver to break 1000 yards in the NFL was Paul Warfield with 1067 receiving yards in 1968.
1985 - Roger Craig
That was 1995, Bettis' third season in the NFL and his final season with the Rams. He gained 637 yards on 183 carries that season. He was traded to the Steelers on draft day (1996) and went on to have 6 straight 1,000 yards seasons (1996-2001) with them, his best being 1,665 yards in 1997.
John Henry Johnson of the 1962 Pittsburgh Steelers who broke the 1000 yard rushing barrier for the first time in his 9th season at the age of 33.
Roger Craig of the 1985 San Francisco 49ers. He rushed for 1050 yards and had 1016 receiving yards.
In a season, that was Don Hutson of the 1942 Green Bay Packers with 1211.
The first NFL player to rush for 1,000 yards was Beattie Feathers. He set the record in 1934 as a player for the Chicago Bears when he rushed for 1,004 yards.
Scott Frost, Nebraska 1997- 1,237 yards passing, 1095 yards rushing; Eric Crouch, Nebraska 2001- 1,510 yards passing, 1,115 yards rushing
Tony Canadeo. Canadeo rushed for 1,052 yards in the 1949 season.