Michael Vick of the Atlanta Falcons holds the NFL Quarterback single game rushing record with 173 yards from 10 attempts during a 2002 game vs the Vikings. Nealon Greene of the Edmonton Eskimos holds the CFL Quarterback single game rushing record with 180 yards in 14 carries versus the Saskatchewan Roughriders on July 19, 1999.
Denard Robinson from the University of Michigan holds the record for most rushing yards by a quarterback in a season with 1,538 yards. Robinson also holds the record for most career rushing yards by a QB in NCAA history with 4,495 yards.
Michael Vick has the most rushing yards by a quarterback with 5,139 yards.
The NFL record for most rushing yards in a single season by a quarterback is 1,039, set by then Atlanta star Michael Vick during the 2006 season.
In a career, Randall Cunningham holds the record for rushing yards by a Quarterback with 4928. Michael Vick does hold the single season record with 1039 yards.
In the NFL, it is Bobby Douglass with 968 yards for Chicago in 1972. In this 2004-2005 season, Michael Vick is on a pace to break that record. As of the start of the 2007 season, Michael Vick holds the single season rushing record by a quarterback with 1,039 yards in the 2006 season.
The quarterback with the most rushing yards in NFL history is Randall Cunningham with a total of 4,928 Yards (35 TDs). Michael Vick (Active) comes in second at 4,567 Yards (31 TDs). Steve Young is 3rd with 4,239 Yards but has the most career rushing touchdowns. (43 TDs). Also notable records include: - Michael Vick's single season QB Rushing Yards record at 1,039 Yards (8.4 Yards Per Carry). - New England Patriot Steve Grogan's single season (1976) QB Rushing Touchdown record with 12 Touchdowns. - The single game Rushing TD record at 3 TDs by many different QBs including Daunte Culpepper.
10,449 rushing yards
Nealon Greene with 180 yards is the CFL record and the NFL record was just set this past weekend
Emmitt Smith holds the record for most rushing yards in a career with 18,355 yards. Eric Dickerson holds the record for most rushing yards in a season with 2,105 yards. Adrian Peterson holds the record for most rushing yards in a single game with 296 yards.
Pat White, West Virginia247 yards against Syracuse on October 14, 2006
Timmy Smith (204 Rushing yards).
Pat White holds the QB rushing record.
Walter Peyton's single game rushing record is 275 yards against the Minnesota Vikings in 1977.
In 1992, Barry Foster set the Steelers single season rushing record with 1,690 yards.
Patrick White, WVU QB 2005-2008 4,385 yards
Walter Payton broke O.J. Simpson's single-game rushing record. Payton gained 275 rushing yards in a 1977 game against the Minnesota Vikings.
Most rushing yards in a single game: Adrian Peterson, 296. Most rushing yards in a season: Eric Dickerson, 2,105. Most rushing yards in a career: Emmitt Smith, 18,355.
1686 yards by Charles Alexander
Eric Dickerson currently holds the record for a single season by rushing 2,105 yards. When he made this record, he was playing for the Los Angeles Rams. In 2012 Adrian Peterson got just 8 yards of this record.