Who is the best running back in Vikings history?

Adrian Peterson

Rk Player Pos
1 Adrian Peterson RB
2 Robert Smith RB
3 Chuck Foreman RB

Who are the top 5 NFL leading rushers of all-time?

Top 10 all-time rushing leaders

  • Emmitt Smith. Yards: 18,355 (1990-2004)
  • Walter Payton. Yards: 16,726 (1975-1987)
  • Barry Sanders. Yards: 15,269 (1989-1998)
  • Curtis Martin. Yards: 14,101 (1995-2005)
  • LaDainian Tomlinson. Yards: 13,684 (2001-2011)
  • Jerome Bettis. Yards: 13,662 (1993-2005)
  • Eric Dickerson.
  • Tony Dorsett.

Who has the highest rushing average in NFL history?

NFL Career Leaders – Rushing Average

Player Yds
1. Michael VickM. Vick, 2001-07,09-15 6,109
2. Randall CunninghamR. Cunningham, 1985-95,97-01 4,928
3. Russell WilsonR. Wilson, 2012-22 4,689

Who is the leading rusher of all-time?

Emmitt Smith
Emmitt Smith is the all-time rushing leader of the National Football League (NFL) with 18,355 career rushing yards. The running back, who spent the majority of his 15-year career with the Dallas Cowboys, became the all-time leader rusher in the NFL in the 2002 season.

Who was the running back for the Minnesota Vikings in the 70s?


Pos Player Age
RB Dave Osborn* 27
FB Bill Brown 32
WR Bob Grim 25
WR Gene Washington* 26

Who is the best wide receiver on the Vikings?

Vikings’ Justin Jefferson, Adam Thielen named best wide receiver duo.

Who is the 55th all time leading rusher in the NFL?

Davis played just seven seasons in the NFL, with the final three being plagued by injuries. His 7,607 rushing yards rank 55th all-time and his 60 rushing touchdowns are tied for 48th all-time.

Who has the most 50 yard runs in NFL history?

Emmitt Smith has the most career carries when rushing for 50+ yards, with 4,409 carries.

Who was the best running back ever in the NFL?

Walter Payton Nicknamed “Sweetness,” Walter Payton is widely considered the greatest all-around running back of all time. He rushed for 16,726 yards which was an NFL record until 2002 when Emmitt Smith passed him.

Who has 98 rushing yards per game?

Terrell Davis – Running Wild in ’98.

Who has the most 100 yard rushing games?

Emmitt Smith had the most games with 100+ rushing yards, with 78 games.

Is Chuck Foreman a Hall of Famer?

In recent years, there have been efforts by fans and former Vikings players for Foreman to be elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame….Chuck Foreman.

No. 44, 22
High school: Frederick (MD)
College: Miami (FL) (1969–1972)
NFL Draft: 1973 / Round: 1 / Pick: 12
Career history

What are the odds of the Minnesota Vikings?

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  • How many times have Minnesota Vikings gone to Super Bowl?

    While the the Vikings have made it to the Super Bowl four times in the past, they haven’t been since 1977 when they lost 32-14 to the Oakland Raiders. The team’s three previous Super Bowl

    Will the Minnesota Vikings ever win the Superbowl?

    The Vikings have never won the big game, but they have been there more than a lot of teams. The Vikings have made four trips to the Super Bowl in their 57 years as a team. Minnesota’s first appearance in the Super Bowl was Super Bowl IV in 1970 when the Chiefs toppled the Vikings 23-7.

    What is the Minnesota Vikings all-time playoff record?

    Minnesota Vikings Playoff History. Seasons: 61 (1961 to 2021) Record (W-L-T): 495-412-11 Playoff Record: 21-30 Super Bowls Won: 0 (4 Appearances) Championships Won *: 0 . All-time Passing Leader: Fran Tarkenton 2,635/4,569, 33,098 yds, 239 TD . All-time Rushing Leader: Adrian Peterson 2,418 att, 11,747 yds, 97 TD . All-time Receiving Leader: Cris Carter 1,004 rec, 12,383 yds, 110 TD