Single Season Leaders and Records for Rushing Touchdowns

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Leaders

  • Since 1956
Leaders Table
Rk Player TD Year School
1Barry Sanders371988Oklahoma State
2Montee Ball*332011Wisconsin
3Kapri Bibbs*312013Colorado State
Keenan Reynolds*312013Navy
5Melvin Gordon*292014Wisconsin
Kevin Smith*292007Central Florida
Mike Rozier291983Nebraska
8Derrick Henry*282015Alabama
Jay Ajayi*282014Boise State
Toby Gerhart*282009Stanford
Willis McGahee*282002Miami (FL)
Terry Metcalf281971Long Beach State
13Anthony Wales272016Western Kentucky
Kenneth Dixon272012Louisiana Tech
Collin Klein*272011Kansas State
Bernard Pierce*272011Temple
Ricky Dobbs*272009Navy
Lee Suggs272000Virginia Tech
Ricky Williams271998Texas
20James Conner*262014Pittsburgh
Brock Forsey*262002Boise State
Anthony Thompson*261988Indiana
Lydell Mitchell261971Penn State
Leon Burns261969Long Beach State
25Will Worth252016Navy
Ian Johnson*252006Boise State
Travis Prentice251997Miami (OH)
Ricky Williams251997Texas
Pete Johnson*251975Ohio State
30Keenan Reynolds*242015Navy
Jarvion Franklin*242014Western Michigan
Stefphon Jefferson*242012Nevada
Alex Singleton*242012Tulsa
Joseph Randle*242011Oklahoma State
Ray Rice*242007Rutgers
Lendale White*242005Southern California
Luke Staley242001Brigham Young
Eddie George*241995Ohio State
Rashaan Salaam241994Colorado
Anthony Thompson241989Indiana
Ed Marinaro241971Cornell
42Jeremy McNichols232016Boise State
Ezekiel Elliott*232015Ohio State
Keenan Reynolds*232014Navy
Jordan Lynch*232013Northern Illinois
Tre Mason*232013Auburn
Ka'Deem Carey*232012Arizona
Collin Klein*232012Kansas State
Matt Forte232007Tulane
Tim Tebow*232007Florida
Michael Bush*232005Louisville
Damien Anderson*232000Northwestern
George Jones231995San Diego State
Ki-Jana Carter231994Penn State
Terry Miller*231976Oklahoma State
Steve Owens231969Oklahoma
O.J. Simpson*231968Southern California
Bob Gaiters231960New Mexico State
59Brian Hill222016Wyoming
Leonard Fournette*222015Louisiana State
Kenneth Dixon*222014Louisiana Tech
Jeremy Langford*222014Michigan State
Montee Ball*222012Wisconsin
Chad Spann*222010Northern Illinois
Miquale Lewis*222008Ball State
Javon Ringer*222008Michigan State
Brian Calhoun*222005Wisconsin
DeAngelo Williams*222004Memphis
Chance Harridge*222002Air Force
Lee Suggs*222002Virginia Tech
LaDainian Tomlinson222000Texas Christian
Ahman Green221997Nebraska
Skip Hicks*221997UCLA
Corey Dillon221996Washington
Bam Morris221993Texas Tech
Tommy Vardell*221991Stanford
Keith Byars*221984Ohio State
Marcus Allen*221981Southern California
Billy Sims221979Oklahoma
Tony Dorsett221976Pittsburgh
Keith Barnette221974Boston College
Don McCauley*221970North Carolina
83Lamar Jackson212016Louisville
Greg Ward Jr.*212015Houston
Samaje Perine*212014Oklahoma
Tyler Gaffney*212013Stanford
Kenjon Barner*212012Oregon
Johnny Manziel*212012Texas A&M
Terrance Ganaway*212011Baylor
Trent Richardson*212011Alabama
LaMichael James*212010Oregon
Jacquizz Rodgers*212009Oregon State
Ryan Williams*212009Virginia Tech
LeSean McCoy*212008Pittsburgh
Jehuu Caulcrick*212007Michigan State
Cedric Benson*212003Texas
Kevin Jones*212003Virginia Tech
Calvin Branch211996Colorado State
Troy Davis211996Iowa State
Ron Dayne*211996Wisconsin
Marshall Faulk211993San Diego State
Marshall Faulk211991San Diego State
J.J. Jennings211973Rutgers
Steve Owens211968Oklahoma
Pete Pedro211961West Texas A&M

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