Career Leaders and Records for Plays From Scrimmage

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Leaders

  • Since 1956
Leaders Table
Rk Player Plays From To School
1Steve Bartalo134319831986Colorado State
2Anthony Thompson*126319861989Indiana
3Ron Dayne*125119961999Wisconsin
4Charles White*120619761979Southern California
5Tony Dorsett*120519731976Pittsburgh
6Travis Prentice119219961999Miami (OH)
7Trevor Cobb118519891992Rice
8Cedric Benson*118120012004Texas
9Lorenzo White*111919841987Michigan State
10Damion Fletcher*111820062009Southern Mississippi
11Dontrell Moore*110320022005New Mexico
12Ken Simonton*109919982001Oregon State
13Mewelde Moore*109820002003Tulane
14Ricky Williams*109619951998Texas
15Avon Cobourne*108219992002West Virginia
Michael Hart*108220042007Michigan
17Thurman Thomas*104019841987Oklahoma State
18DeAngelo Williams*103920022005Memphis
19Montel Harris*103220082012Temple
20Deland McCullough103119921995Miami (OH)
Paul Palmer103119831986Temple
22Robert Lavette102819811984Georgia Tech
23Errict Rhett*102619891993Florida
24Herschel Walker*102019801982Georgia
25Marcus Allen*101819781981Southern California
26Robert Holcombe*101519941997Illinois
27Damien Anderson*101119982001Northwestern
28Robbie Rouse*100820092012Fresno State
29Napoleon McCallum*100419811985Navy
30Dalton Hilliard*100219821985Louisiana State
31George Swarn*99819831986Miami (OH)
32Yvenson Bernard*99420042007Oregon State
33Kalvin McRae*98720042007Ohio
34LaDainian Tomlinson*98619972000Texas Christian
35Montee Ball*98320092012Wisconsin
Michael Turner98320002003Northern Illinois
37Reggie Taylor98119831986Cincinnati
38Keenan Reynolds*97820122015Navy
39Bobby Rainey97520082011Western Kentucky
40George Rogers*97019771980South Carolina
41Anthony Dixon*96620062009Mississippi State
Astron Whatley96619941997Kent State
43Allen Pinkett*96219821985Notre Dame
44Ricky Williams*96119972001Texas Tech
45Kevin Smith*96020052007Central Florida
46BenJarvus Green-Ellis95920032007Mississippi
47Chris Lemon*95819961999Nevada
Darrell Thompson*95819861989Minnesota
49Archie Griffin*95419721975Ohio State
50Denvis Manns95219951998New Mexico State
51Leon Johnson*94819931996North Carolina
52Ray Rice*94720052007Rutgers
53Thomas Hamner*94419961999Minnesota
54Ted Brown*94219751978North Carolina State
55Jahwan Edwards*94120112014Ball State
Ed Marinaro94119691971Cornell
James McDougald*94119761979Wake Forest
Branden Oliver*94120102013Buffalo
59Stepfan Taylor*94020092012Stanford
60Steve Owens*93919671969Oklahoma
Javon Ringer*93920052008Michigan State
Jacquizz Rodgers*93920082010Oregon State
63Matt Forte93620042007Tulane
64Darren Lewis*93419871990Texas A&M
65Anthony Davis*93020012004Wisconsin
66Carlton Jones92620022005Army
67Anthony Thomas*92419972000Michigan
68Darrin Nelson*91719771981Stanford
69Amos Lawrence*91619771980North Carolina
Demarco Murray*91620072010Oklahoma
71Brock Forsey*91419992002Boise State
72Allen Ross91319771980Northern Illinois
73Kevin Faulk*90919951998Louisiana State
74Autry Denson*90719951998Notre Dame
75Derek Loville*90619861989Oregon
76Jamie Morris*90519841987Michigan
77Charles Alexander*90419751978Louisiana State
Ladell Betts*90419982001Iowa
79Chris Barclay*90220022005Wake Forest
Rodney Stewart90220082011Colorado
Mike Williams90219751978New Mexico
82Brad Muster*90119841987Stanford
Bernie Parmalee*90119871990Ball State
84Darren Davis89719961999Iowa State
85Floyd Allen89519781981Virginia Military Institute
86Taurean Henderson*89020022005Texas Tech
87Kenneth Dixon*88920122015Louisiana Tech
88Ameer Abdullah*88620112014Nebraska
Marcus Merriweather88619992002Ball State
Wasean Tait*88619931998Toledo
91Brian Leonard*88520032006Rutgers
David Thompson88519931996Oklahoma State
Kareem Wilson88519951998Ohio
94June Henley*88419931996Kansas
95Lamont Jordan88319972000Maryland
96Demario Brown*88219961999Utah State
97Darren Sproles*88120012004Kansas State
98Thomas Jones*88019961999Virginia
Tyrell Sutton*88020052008Northwestern
100Lance Dunbar87920082011North Texas
101Chris Polk*87820082011Washington
102Tico Duckett*87719891992Michigan State
103Terry Miller*87619741977Oklahoma State
104Abu Wilson87419921996Utah State
105James Sims87020102013Kansas
106Tyrell Fenroy86820052008Louisiana-Lafayette
107Quentin Griffin*86519992002Oklahoma
Garrett Wolfe*86520042006Northern Illinois
109Donnel Pumphrey*86420132016San Diego State
Antwaan Randle El86419982001Indiana
Chester Taylor*86419982001Toledo
112Sedrick Irvin*86319961998Michigan State
113Michael Ramseur86219821985Wake Forest
114Mike Mayweather*86119871990Army
115Jerome Persell85919761978Western Michigan
Dave Preston85919731976Bowling Green State
117Miquale Lewis*85820062010Ball State
Chris Perry*85820002003Michigan
Brandon West*85820062009Western Michigan
120Wali Lundy*85620022005Virginia
121Demarco McCleskey*85419982002Cincinnati
122Zach Line*85320092012Southern Methodist
Mike Voight*85319731976North Carolina
124Rick Parros85219761979Utah State
125Cyrus Lawrence*85019791982Virginia Tech
Raymond Priester*85019941997Clemson
127Marshall Faulk*84819911993San Diego State
128Darnell Autry*84719941996Northwestern
Walter Peacock84719721975Louisville
130Johnathan Franklin*84620092012UCLA
131Sedrick Shaw*84519931996Iowa
132Joe Morris*84119781981Syracuse
Amos Zereoue*84119961998West Virginia
134Rodney Ferguson*83920042008New Mexico
135Tim Cornett*83620102013Nevada-Las Vegas
136Anthony Davis*83119721974Southern California
Darren McFadden*83120052007Arkansas
Kevin Parks*83120112014Virginia
139Alex Haynes83020012004Central Florida
140Patrick Cobbs*82820012005North Texas
141Noel Devine*82620072010West Virginia
Craig James*82619791982Southern Methodist
143James Starks*82520062008Buffalo
144LaMichael James*82220092011Oregon
145Ka'Deem Carey*82020112013Arizona
146Paul Jones*81919751979California
147Blake Ezor*81819861989Michigan State
Ron Harris81819741977Colorado State
149Dennis Lundy81619911994Northwestern
150Troy Davis81519941996Iowa State
Derrick Nix*81519982002Southern Mississippi
152Ian Johnson*81320052008Boise State
153Dexter Green*81219751978Iowa State
154Curtis Brown*81020022006Brigham Young
Jerry Mays*81019851989Georgia Tech
156Eric Dickerson*80919791982Southern Methodist
P.J. Hill*80920062008Wisconsin
Steven Jackson*80920012003Oregon State
159Trayion Durham*80820112015Kent State
Shawn Faulkner80819801983Western Michigan
161James Gray*80719861989Texas Tech
162Ketric Sanford*80519961999Houston
163James Davis*80420052008Clemson
Larry Ned*80419982001San Diego State
Trey Watts*80420102013Tulsa
166Eugene Jarvis80320062010Kent State
Keylon Kincade80320002003Southern Methodist
168Darius Walker*80220042006Notre Dame
169Gary Kosins79919691971Dayton
170Harvey Unga*79820062009Brigham Young
171Gary Patton*79719841987Eastern Michigan
172Jason Cooper79619911994Louisiana Tech
Harold Green*79619861989South Carolina
174Byron Hanspard*79519941996Texas Tech
Charles Sims*79520092013West Virginia
176Ontiwaun Carter*79419911994Arizona
177Curtis Adams79319811984Central Michigan
178Corey Croom*79219891992Ball State
179Sonny Collins79119721975Kentucky
180Junior Smith*79019911994East Carolina
Travis Zachery*79019982001Clemson
182Shaun Alexander*78919961999Alabama
Tony Sands78919881991Kansas
184Alexander Robinson*78820072010Iowa State
185Chance Kretschmer78720012004Nevada
Brad Smith*78720022005Missouri
187Jawon Chisholm78620112014Akron
Carnell Williams*78620012004Auburn
189Ernest Anderson*78519791983Oklahoma State
Tim Curtis78519901993Ohio
191Brandon Bennett*78419911994South Carolina
Chris Douglas78420002003Duke
193Paul Miles78319711973Bowling Green State
Eric Wilkerson78319851988Kent State
195Andre Callender*78220042007Boston College
196Louie Giammona78119731975Utah State
Stump Mitchell78119771980Citadel
Troy Stradford*78119821986Boston College
Charlie Wysocki*78119781981Maryland
200Derrick Knight*78020002003Boston College
201Bob Hitchens*77919711973Miami (OH)
202Sean Burwell*77719901993Oregon
John Harvey*77719851988Texas-El Paso
204Joe McIntosh77619811984North Carolina State
205Napoleon Kaufman*77519911994Washington
206Walter Abercrombie*77419781981Baylor
Reggie Arnold77420062009Arkansas State
Eugene Gross*77420032006Middle Tennessee State
209Trent Steelman*77320092012Army
210Kenneth Darby*77220032006Alabama
Steve Hookfin77219951998Ohio
Adrian Peterson*77220042006Oklahoma
Kory Sheets*77220052008Purdue
LeRoy Smith*77219891992Bowling Green State
Vai Taua*77220072010Nevada
216Earl Campbell*77119741977Texas
Kendall Hunter*77120072010Oklahoma State
218Travis Minor*77019972000Florida State
219Ben Garry76819741977Southern Mississippi
220Winslow Oliver76519921995New Mexico
221Joe Igber76419992002California
222P.J. Daniels*76320022005Georgia Tech
Clark Green*76320022005Kansas
Alfred Morris*76320082011Florida Atlantic
225Ray Robinson*76219982001North Carolina State
226Michael Blair*76019931996Ball State
Alex Smith76019941996Indiana
228Mike Strachan*75919721974Iowa State
229Jay Peterson75819801983Miami (OH)
230Mike Harkrader*75619761980Indiana
Emmitt Smith*75619871989Florida
Butch Woolfolk*75619781981Michigan
233Ontario Sneed*75520052008Central Michigan
234Deshaun Foster*75419982001UCLA
Travis Greene*75420122015Bowling Green State
236Jay Ajayi*75120122014Boise State
237Andre Davis*75019921995Texas Christian
238Le'Veon Bell*74920102012Michigan State
Eric Flowers74919961999Central Michigan
Chris Johnson*74920042007East Carolina
Brock Olivo*74919941997Missouri
242Evan Royster*74720072010Penn State
Sammy Winder*74719781981Southern Mississippi
244Ottis Anderson74619751978Miami (FL)
Donald Brown*74620062008Connecticut
Eddie George*74619921995Ohio State
247Terrence Whitehead*74520022005Oregon
248Lakei Heimuli*74419831986Brigham Young
249Trinity Dawson*74320022005Toledo
250Craig Heyward*74219841987Pittsburgh
Tony Hunt*74220032006Penn State
Billy Marek74219721975Wisconsin
Tanardo Sharps74219992002Temple

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