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Who are the top five quarterbacks in rushing yards for a single season?


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2015-07-17 17:49:49
2015-07-17 17:49:49

Bobby Douglass, Chicago Bears, 1972 had 968 yards Randall Cunningham, Phily Eagles, 1990 had 942 yards Michael Vick, Atlanta Falcons, 2004, had 902 yards Michael Vick, Atlanta Falcons, 2002, had 777 yards Steve McNair, Tennessee Oilers, 1997, had 674 yards.

I'm a bit rusty and Michael's second one and Steve's may not be in those slots, but the top 3 should be solid.

As of the start of the 2007 season, the top 5 are:

1. Michael Vick - 1039

2. Bobby Douglas - 968

3. Randall Cunningham - 942

4. Michael Vick - 902

5. Michael Vick - 777

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