Most Career Yards Rushing in a Career - The Washington Redskins

Rushing Table
Rank Player Yards Games Years Played Y/A
1 John Riggins  7472 114 1976-1985 3.8
2 Clinton Portis 6824 84 2004-2010 4.1
3 Larry Brown  5875 102 1969-1976 3.8
4 Stephen Davis 5790 99 1996-2002 4.2
5 Alfred Morris 4713 64 2012-2015 4.4
6 Terry Allen  4086 52 1995-1998 3.9
7 Earnest Byner  3950 80 1989-1993 4.0
8 Cliff Battles 3511 60 1932-1937 4.2
9 Mike Thomas 3359 53 1975-1978 3.8
10 Ladell Betts 3176 103 2002-2009 4.1
11 Don Bosseler 3112 96 1957-1964 4.0
12 George Rogers  2909 41 1985-1987 4.2
13 Charlie Harraway 2659 69 1969-1973 3.7
14 Rob Goode 2257 51 1949-1955 4.3
15 Joe Washington 2070 43 1981-1984 4.5
16 Ricky Ervins 2026 62 1991-1994 3.8
17 Andy Farkas 1966 62 1938-1944 3.5
18 Adrian Peterson 1940 31 2018-2019 4.2
19 Antonio Gibson 1832 30 2020-2021 4.3
20 Joe Theismann  1815 167 1974-1985 5.1
21 Brian Mitchell 1751 159 1990-1999 5.0
22 Dick James 1741 99 1956-1963 3.9
23 Dick Todd 1573 79 1939-1948 4.3
24 Gerald Riggs  1557 38 1989-1991 3.9
25 Charley Taylor 1488 165 1964-1977 3.4
26 Robert Griffin III 1480 37 2012-2014 6.1
27 Clarence Harmon 1374 74 1977-1982 3.8
28 Reggie Brooks 1358 30 1993-1995 4.2
29 Keith Griffin 1343 65 1984-1988 4.1
30 Jim Musick 1313 33 1932-1936 4.0
31 Charlie Justice 1284 43 1950-1954 4.8
32 Chris Thompson 1194 66 2013-2019 4.8
33 Kelvin Bryant 1186 46 1986-1990 4.6
34 Johnny Olszewski 1164 31 1958-1960 4.9
35 Bob Seymour 1146 60 1940-1945 3.2
36 Frank Akins 1142 28 1943-1946 4.7
37 Roy Helu 1132 48 2011-2014 4.4
38 Leo Elter 1116 35 1955-1957 3.9
39 Frank Filchock 1087 58 1938-1945 3.0
40 A.D. Whitfield 981 37 1966-1968 4.4
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John Riggins, Super Bowl XVII MVP
John Riggins
Larry Brown NFL
Larry Brown
George Rogers, Washington Redskins 1985-1987
George Rogers
Gerald Riggs, Washington Redskins, 1989-1991
Gerald Riggs
All-Pro NFL Runningback Terry Allen, 1991-2001
Terry Allen, 1991-2001

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