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
Michael Vick rushed for 1039 yards in the 2006 season to set the single season rushing record for quarterbacks.
Quarterbacks with 25000 pass yards
Ricky Williams with 1853 rushing yards in the 2002 season.
In 1992, Barry Foster set the Steelers single season rushing record with 1,690 yards.
For a career that is Michael Vick with 7.1 yards per rushing attempt (through 10 games of the 2010 season). Most of the career leaders in this category are quarterbacks. The running back with the highest yards per rushing attempt is Marion Motley at 5.7. For a single season, the record is held by Vick of the 2006 Falcons and running back Beattie Feathers of the 1934 Bears with 8.4 yards per rushing attempt.
Scott Frost, Nebraska 1997- 1,237 yards passing, 1095 yards rushing; Eric Crouch, Nebraska 2001- 1,510 yards passing, 1,115 yards rushing
As of the 2007 season, the Eagles single season rushing yardage record holder is Wilbert Montgomery who ran for 1,512 yards in 1979.
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.
Jim Brown's 1,863 rushing yards in 1963 stood as the single-season record until O.J. Simpson gained 2,003 yards during the 1973 season.
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
Through the 2008 season, that is Edgerrin James with 1,709 rushing yards in the 2000 season.
Michael Vick is the only NFL quarterback to rush for 1,000 yards in a season. Bobby Douglass had the most rushing yards in a season by a QB before Vick.
Bobby Humphrey. 1471 yards (1986)
Eric Dickerson - 2,105 yards
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.
no it does not, it counts against his rushing 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 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.
Tyler ebell (ventura, ca.) with 4,494 yards.
In 1988 Barry Sanders set the single season record in D-1A with 2,628 yards.
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.