Plays From Scrimmage Career Leaders and Records

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Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rk Player Plays From To School
1Steve Bartalo134319831986Colorado State
2Anthony Thompson*126319861989Indiana
3Ron Dayne*125119961999Wisconsin
4Charles White*120619761979USC
5Tony Dorsett*120519731976Pitt
6Travis Prentice119219961999Miami (OH)
7Trevor Cobb118519891992Rice
8Cedric Benson*118120012004Texas
9Donnel Pumphrey*115820132016San Diego State
10Lorenzo White*111919841987Michigan State
11Damion Fletcher*111820062009Southern Mississippi
12Dontrell Moore*110320022005New Mexico
13Ken Simonton*109919982001Oregon State
14Mewelde Moore*109820002003Tulane
15Ricky Williams109619951998Texas
16Avon Cobourne*108219992002West Virginia
Michael Hart*108220042007Michigan
18Thurman Thomas*104019841987Oklahoma State
19DeAngelo Williams*103920022005Memphis
20Montel Harris*103220082012Temple
21Deland McCullough103119921995Miami (OH)
Paul Palmer103119831986Temple
23Robert Lavette102819811984Georgia Tech
24Errict Rhett102619891993Florida
25Herschel Walker102019801982Georgia
26Marcus Allen*101819781981USC
27Robert Holcombe101519941997Illinois
28Damien Anderson*101119982001Northwestern
29Robbie Rouse*100820092012Fresno State
30Napoleon McCallum100419811985Navy
31Dalton Hilliard100219821985LSU
32George Swarn*99819831986Miami (OH)
33Yvenson Bernard*99420042007Oregon State
34Kalvin McRae*98720042007Ohio
35LaDainian Tomlinson*98619972000Texas Christian
36Montee Ball*98320092012Wisconsin
Michael Turner98320002003Northern Illinois
38Reggie Taylor98119831986Cincinnati
39Keenan Reynolds*97820122015Navy
40Bobby Rainey97520082011Western Kentucky
41George Rogers*97019771980South Carolina
42Anthony Dixon*96620062009Mississippi State
Astron Whatley96619941997Kent State
44Allen Pinkett96219821985Notre Dame
45Ricky Williams96119972001Texas Tech
46Kevin Smith*96020052007UCF
47BenJarvus Green-Ellis95920032007Ole Miss
48Chris Lemon95819961999Nevada
Darrell Thompson95819861989Minnesota
50Archie Griffin*95419721975Ohio State
51Denvis Manns95219951998New Mexico State
52Leon Johnson94819931996North Carolina
53Ray Rice*94720052007Rutgers
54Thomas Hamner*94419961999Minnesota
55Ted Brown94219751978North Carolina State
56Jahwan Edwards*94120112014Ball State
Ed Marinaro94119691971Cornell
James McDougald94119761979Wake Forest
Branden Oliver*94120102013Buffalo
60Stepfan Taylor*94020092012Stanford
61Steve Owens*93919671969Oklahoma
Javon Ringer*93920052008Michigan State
Jacquizz Rodgers*93920082010Oregon State
64Matt Forte93620042007Tulane
65Darren Lewis93419871990Texas A&M
66Justin Jackson*93320142016Northwestern
67Anthony Davis*93020012004Wisconsin
68Carlton Jones92620022005Army
69Anthony Thomas92419972000Michigan
70Darrin Nelson91719771981Stanford
71Amos Lawrence91619771980North Carolina
Demarco Murray*91620072010Oklahoma
73Brock Forsey*91419992002Boise State
74Allen Ross91319771980Northern Illinois
75Kevin Faulk90919951998LSU
76Autry Denson*90719951998Notre Dame
77Derek Loville*90619861989Oregon
78Jamie Morris*90519841987Michigan
79Charles Alexander90419751978LSU
Ladell Betts*90419982001Iowa
81Chris Barclay*90220022005Wake Forest
Rodney Stewart90220082011Colorado
Mike Williams90219751978New Mexico
84Brad Muster*90119841987Stanford
Bernie Parmalee90119871990Ball State
86Darren Davis89719961999Iowa State
87Floyd Allen89519781981Virginia Military Institute
88Taurean Henderson*89020022005Texas Tech
89Kenneth Dixon*88920122015Louisiana Tech
90Ameer Abdullah*88620112014Nebraska
Marcus Merriweather88619992002Ball State
Wasean Tait88619931998Toledo
93Brian Leonard*88520032006Rutgers
David Thompson88519931996Oklahoma State
Kareem Wilson88519951998Ohio
96June Henley88419931996Kansas
97Lamont Jordan88319972000Maryland
98Demario Brown88219961999Utah State
99Darren Sproles*88120012004Kansas State
100Thomas Jones88019961999Virginia
Tyrell Sutton*88020052008Northwestern
102Lance Dunbar87920082011North Texas
103Chris Polk*87820082011Washington
104Tico Duckett*87719891992Michigan State
105Terry Miller*87619741977Oklahoma State
106Abu Wilson87419921996Utah State
107James Sims87020102013Kansas
108Tyrell Fenroy86820052008Louisiana-Lafayette
109Quentin Griffin*86519992002Oklahoma
Garrett Wolfe*86520042006Northern Illinois
111Antwaan Randle El86419982001Indiana
Chester Taylor86419982001Toledo
113Sedrick Irvin*86319961998Michigan State
114Michael Ramseur86219821985Wake Forest
115Mike Mayweather86119871990Army
116Jerome Persell85919761978Western Michigan
Dave Preston85919731976Bowling Green State
118Miquale Lewis*85820062010Ball State
Chris Perry*85820002003Michigan
Brandon West*85820062009Western Michigan
121Wali Lundy*85620022005Virginia
122Kareem Hunt*85520132016Toledo
123Demarco McCleskey*85419982002Cincinnati
124Zach Line*85320092012SMU
Mike Voight*85319731976North Carolina
126Rick Parros85219761979Utah State
127Cyrus Lawrence85019791982Virginia Tech
Raymond Priester*85019941997Clemson
129Marshall Faulk84819911993San Diego State
130Darnell Autry*84719941996Northwestern
Walter Peacock84719721975Louisville
132Johnathan Franklin*84620092012UCLA
133Sedrick Shaw*84519931996Iowa
134Joe Morris84119781981Syracuse
Amos Zereoue*84119961998West Virginia
136Elijah McGuire*84020132016Louisiana-Lafayette
137Rodney Ferguson*83920042008New Mexico
138Tim Cornett*83620102013UNLV
139Anthony Davis*83119721974USC
Darren McFadden*83120052007Arkansas
Kevin Parks*83120112014Virginia
142Alex Haynes83020012004UCF
143Patrick Cobbs*82820012005North Texas
144Noel Devine*82620072010West Virginia
Craig James82619791982SMU
146James Starks*82520062008Buffalo
147LaMichael James*82220092011Oregon
148Ka'Deem Carey*82020112013Arizona
149Paul Jones*81919751979California
150Blake Ezor*81819861989Michigan State
Ron Harris81819741977Colorado State
152Brian Hill81620142016Wyoming
Dennis Lundy81619911994Northwestern
154Troy Davis81519941996Iowa State
Derrick Nix*81519982002Southern Mississippi
156Ian Johnson*81320052008Boise State
157Dexter Green*81219751978Iowa State
158Curtis Brown*81020022006Brigham Young
Jerry Mays81019851989Georgia Tech
160Eric Dickerson80919791982SMU
P.J. Hill*80920062008Wisconsin
Steven Jackson*80920012003Oregon State
163Trayion Durham*80820112015Kent State
Shawn Faulkner80819801983Western Michigan
165James Gray80719861989Texas Tech
166Ketric Sanford80519961999Houston
167James Davis*80420052008Clemson
Larry Ned80419982001San Diego State
Trey Watts*80420102013Tulsa
170Eugene Jarvis80320062010Kent State
Keylon Kincade80320002003SMU
172Darius Walker*80220042006Notre Dame
173Gary Kosins79919691971Dayton
174Harvey Unga*79820062009Brigham Young
175Gary Patton*79719841987Eastern Michigan
176Jason Cooper79619911994Louisiana Tech
Harold Green*79619861989South Carolina
178Byron Hanspard79519941996Texas Tech
Charles Sims*79520092013West Virginia
180Ontiwaun Carter79419911994Arizona
Ralph Webb79420142016Vanderbilt
182Curtis Adams79319811984Central Michigan
183Corey Croom79219891992Ball State
184Sonny Collins79119721975Kentucky
185Junior Smith79019911994East Carolina
Travis Zachery*79019982001Clemson
187Shaun Alexander78919961999Alabama
Tony Sands78919881991Kansas
189Alexander Robinson*78820072010Iowa State
190Chance Kretschmer78720012004Nevada
Brad Smith*78720022005Missouri
192Jawon Chisholm78620112014Akron
Carnell Williams*78620012004Auburn
Jamaal Williams*78620122016Brigham Young
195Ernest Anderson*78519791983Oklahoma State
Tim Curtis78519901993Ohio
197Brandon Bennett78419911994South Carolina
Chris Douglas78420002003Duke
199Paul Miles78319711973Bowling Green State
Eric Wilkerson78319851988Kent State
201Andre Callender*78220042007Boston College
202Louie Giammona78119731975Utah State
Stump Mitchell78119771980Citadel
Troy Stradford*78119821986Boston College
Charlie Wysocki78119781981Maryland
206Derrick Knight*78020002003Boston College
207Bob Hitchens77919711973Miami (OH)
208Sean Burwell*77719901993Oregon
John Harvey*77719851988UTEP
210Joe McIntosh77619811984North Carolina State
211Napoleon Kaufman77519911994Washington
212Walter Abercrombie*77419781981Baylor
Reggie Arnold77420062009Arkansas State
Eugene Gross*77420032006Middle Tennessee State
215Trent Steelman*77320092012Army
216Kenneth Darby*77220032006Alabama
Steve Hookfin77219951998Ohio
Adrian Peterson*77220042006Oklahoma
Kory Sheets*77220052008Purdue
LeRoy Smith77219891992Bowling Green State
Vai Taua*77220072010Nevada
222Earl Campbell77119741977Texas
Kendall Hunter*77120072010Oklahoma State
224Travis Minor77019972000Florida State
225Royce Freeman*76820142016Oregon
Ben Garry76819741977Southern Mississippi
227Dalvin Cook*76620142016Florida State
228Winslow Oliver76519921995New Mexico
229Joe Igber76419992002California
230P.J. Daniels*76320022005Georgia Tech
Jarvion Franklin*76320142016Western Michigan
Clark Green*76320022005Kansas
Alfred Morris76320082011Florida Atlantic
234Ray Robinson76219982001North Carolina State
235Michael Blair76019931996Ball State
Alex Smith76019941996Indiana
237Mike Strachan*75919721974Iowa State
238Jay Peterson75819801983Miami (OH)
239Mike Harkrader*75619761980Indiana
Emmitt Smith75619871989Florida
Butch Woolfolk*75619781981Michigan
242Ontario Sneed*75520052008Central Michigan
243Deshaun Foster*75419982001UCLA
Travis Greene*75420122015Bowling Green State
245Jay Ajayi*75120122014Boise State
246Andre Davis75019921995Texas Christian
247Le'Veon Bell*74920102012Michigan State
Eric Flowers74919961999Central Michigan
Chris Johnson*74920042007East Carolina
Brock Olivo74919941997Missouri

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