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Notable Running Backs

2007 Extreme
All Time Rushing Leaders
(updated through 2014)

1. Mike Pringle 16425
2. George Reed 16116 HOF
3. Damon Allen  11905**
4. Johnny Bright 10809 HOF
5. Charles Roberts 10285
6. Kelvin Anderson 9340
7. Joffrey Reynolds 9213*
8. Normie Kwong 9022 HOF
9. Leo Lewis 8861 HOF
10. Dave Thelan 8463 HOF
11. Tracy Ham 8043** HOF
12. Jim Evenson 7060
13. Earl Lunsford 6994 HOF
14. Dick Shatto 6958
15. Troy Davis 6739
16. Robert Drummon 6708
17. Lowell Coleman 6566
18. Willie Burden 6234 HOF
19. Jon Cornish 6222*
20. Ronald Williams 6205
21. Robert Mimbs 6162
22. Jim Thomas 6161

Most Yards Single Seasonb>
Mike Pringle 2065 (1998)
Mike Pringle 1972 (1994(

Most Yards Season First Year
' John Avery 1448 (2002)

Most Yards Game
Ron Stewart 287 (Oct. 10, 1960)
George Reed 268 (Oct. 24, 1965)

Most 1000 yard seasons
George Reed 11

Most Consecutive 1000yd seasons
Kelvin Anderson 8
* Active ** Quarterback
+ stats incomplete, no rushing stats kept until 1950 for the West, and 1954 for the East.
HOF = Hall of Fame

Alphabetical Listing
Pat Abbruzzi 3749
Kelvin Anderson 9340
John Avery
By Bailey 3643 HOF
Reggie Barnes 4771
Ormond Beach + HOF
Nub Beame3662
Roy Bell 4667
Willie Bethea 3919
Cory Boyd 2500
a href="Players/b/bright_johnny.htm">Johnny Bright 10809 HOF
Lester Brown 4586

Ed Buchanan 4857
Willie Burden 6234 HOF
Ken Carpenter 2412
Tom Casey 2104+
Wes Cates 4942
Ken Charlton 1009+ HOF
Antohony Cherry 2029
Don Clark 3270
Pinball Clemons 5341 HOF
DeAndra Cobb 2390
Avon Cobourne 4999
Lovell Coleman 6566
Royal Copeland 574+ HOF
Jon Cornish 6222*
Richard Crump 3854
Troy Davis 6715
Moses Denson 2072
Jim Dillard 3949
George Dixon 5619 HOF
Robert Drummond 6776
Dennis Duncan 3049
Jimmy Edwards 3555
Monroe Eley 2066
Craig Ellis 2095
JIm Evenson 7060
Gill Fenerty 3098
Steve Ferrughell: 2773
Dave Fleming 3330
Willie Fleming 6125 HOF
Jim Germany 5740
Cookie Gilchrist 4911
Art Green 3586
David Green 2860
Fritz Hanson + HOF
Andrew Harris 3220*>
Lou Harris 3599
Mack Herron 2427
Andy Hopkins 3922
Gerry James 5564 HOF
Kenton Keith 4015
Joe Krol + HOF
Normie Kwong 9022 HOF
Eric Lapointe 2416
Leo Lewis 8861 HOF
Earl Lunsford 6994 HOF
Gerry McDougal: 5082
Leon McQuay 2158
Hugh McKinnis 2347
Terry Metcalf 1914
Rollie Miles 3,032
Sean Millington 5220
Troy Mills 4696
Robert Mimbs 6162
Cedric Minter 2774
Doyle Orange 2406
Cory Philpot 5213
Mike Pringle 16425
Dave Raimey 5528 HOF
George Reed 16116 HOF
Fred Reid 4451
Joffrey Reynolds 9213
Willard Reaves 5924
Charles Roberts 10285
Mike Saunders 5780
Bo Scott 3074
Dick Shatto 6958 HOF
Kory Sheets 2875
Charlie Shepard 3768
Chris Skinner 2912
Joe Smith 3014
Ron Stewart 5690 HOF
James Sykes 5870
Mike Strickland 4179
Bill Symons 4300 HOF
Dave Thelan 8463 HOF
Jim Thomas 6161
Bobby Thompson 2961
Billy Vessels 926
Jon Volpe 2654
Virgin Wagner 329+ HOF
Hal Waggoner 766+
Alvin (Skip) Walker 3574
Jim Washington 6127
Vic Washington 1405
Alex Webster 984
Brandon Whitaker 3376*
John Henry White 4715
Ricky Williams 526
Ronald Williams 6110

1970 OPC George Reed