Seven different running backs have rushed for 2,000 yards in a season.

 

 * Click on image of player or rushing total for game-by-game stats.
     
1973   1984
 
O.J. Simpson, Buffalo Bills   Eric Dickerson, Los Angeles Rams
2,003 yards   2,105 yards
     
1997   1998
 
Barry Sanders, Detroit Lions   Terrell Davis, Denver Broncos
2,053 yards   2,008 yards
     
2003   2009
 
Jamal Lewis, Baltimore Ravens   Chris Johnson, Tennessee Titans
2,066 yards   2,006 yards
     
2012    
   
Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings    
2,097 yards