Emmitt Smith's Career Highlights

All-Pro: 1992 (AP, PFWA, NEA, SN), 1993 (AP, PFWA, SN), 1994 (AP, PFWA, SN), 1995 (AP, PFWA, SN)

All-Pro Second Team: 1991 (AP, NEA)

All-NFC: 1991 (UPI, PW), 1992 (UPI, PW), 1993 (UPI, PW), 1994 (UPI, PW), 1995 (UPI, PW)

All-NFC Second Team: 1996 (UPI)

(8) – 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994*, 1995*, 1996, 1999, 2000

* Did not play

(at time of his retirement following 2004 season)

• [1st] Most Rushing Attempts, Career – 4,409
• [1st] Most Rushing Yards, Career – 18,355
• [1st] Most Seasons, 1,000 or More Yards Rushing – 11
• [1st] Most Consecutive Seasons, 1,000 or More Yards Rushing – 11 (1991-2001)
• [1st] Most Games, 100 or More Yards Rushing, Career – 78
• [1st] Most Rushing Touchdowns, Career – 164
• [1st] Most Combined Attempts, Career – 4,939
• [2nd] Most Touchdowns, Career – 175
• [2nd] Most Rushing Touchdowns, Season – 25 (1995)
• [2nd] Most Yards from Scrimmage, Career – 21,579
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Seasons Leading League in Touchdowns – 3 (1992, 1994-95)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Seasons Leading League in Rushing – 4 (1991-93, 1995)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading League in Rushing – 3 (1991-93)
• [3rd] Most Touchdowns, Season – 25 (1995)
• [Tied for 3rd] Most Seasons Leading League in Rushing Attempts – 3 (1991, 1994-95)
• [Tied for 3rd] Most Games, 100 or More Yards Rushing, Season – 11 (1995)
• [Tied for 3rd] Most Seasons Leading League in Rushing Touchdowns – 3 (1992, 1994-95)
• [Tied for 3rd] Most Consecutive Games with Rushing Touchdown – 11 (1994-95, 1995)

Super Bowl Records
• [1st] Most Rushing Touchdowns, Career – 5
• [2nd] Most Points, Career – 30
• [2nd] Most Touchdowns, Career – 5
• [2nd] Most Rushing Attempts, Career – 70
• [2nd] Most Combined Attempts, Career – 81
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Touchdowns, Game – 2 (vs. Buffalo, Super Bowl XXVIII; vs. Pittsburgh, Super Bowl XXX)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Rushing Touchdowns, Game – 2 (vs. Buffalo, Super Bowl XXVIII; vs. Pittsburgh, Super Bowl XXX)
• [3rd] Most Rushing Yards Gained, Career – 289
• [Tied for 3rd] Most Combined Attempts, Game – 34 (vs. Buffalo, Super Bowl XXVIII)

Postseason Records
• [1st] Most Rushing Yards, Career – 1,586
• [1st] Most Rushing Touchdowns, Career – 19
• [Tied for 1st] Most Games, 100 or More Yards Rushing – 7
• [Tied for 1st] Most Consecutive Games Scoring a Rushing Touchdown – 8 (1993-1996)
• [2nd] Most Rushing Attempts, Career – 349
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Touchdowns, Career – 21
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Touchdowns, Game – 3 (vs. Green Bay, Jan. 14, 1996 – NFC championship)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Consecutive Games Scoring a Touchdown – 8 (1993-96)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Rushing Touchdowns, Game – 3 (vs. Green Bay, Jan. 14, 1996 – NFC championship)
• [3rd] Most Combined Attempts, Career – 397
• [Tied for 3rd] Most Points Scored, Career – 126

Cowboys records held by Smith
(Records through the 2002 season, Smith’s final season with Dallas)

• [1st] Most Points Scored, Career – 986
• [1st] Most Points Scored, Season – 150 (1995)
• [1st] Most Seasons Leading Team in Touchdowns – 11
• [1st] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading Team in Touchdowns – 7 (1990-96)
• [1st] Most Touchdowns Scored, Career – 164
• [1st] Most Touchdowns Scored, Season – 25 (1995)
• [1st] Most Consecutive Touchdowns Scored – 11 (1994-95; 1995)
• [1st] Most Seasons Leading Team in Rushing – 13
• [1st] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading Team in Rushing – 13 (1990-2002)
• [1st] Most Consecutive Games Leading Team in Rushing – 41 (1994-96)
• [1st] Most Rushing Attempts, Career – 4,052
• [1st] Most Rushing Attempts, Season – 377 (1995)
• [1st] Most Rushing Attempts, Rookie Season – 241 (1990)
• [1st] Most Rushing Attempts, Game – 35 (vs. N.Y. Giants, Nov. 7, 1994)
• [1st] Most Rushing Yards, Career – 17,162
• [1st] Most Rushing Yards, Season – 1,773 (1995)
• [1st] Most Rushing Yards, Game – 237 (at Philadelphia, Oct. 31, 1993)
• [1st] Most Seasons, 1,000 or More Yards Rushing – 11
• [1st] Most Consecutive Seasons, 1,000 or More Yards Rushing – 11 (1991-2001)
• [1st] Most Games, 100 or More Yards Rushing, Career – 76
• [1st] Most Games, 100 or More Yards Rushing, Season – 11 (1995)
• [1st] Most Seasons Leading Team in Rushing Touchdowns – 13
• [1st] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading Team in Rushing Touchdowns – 13 (1990-2002)
• [1st] Most Rushing Touchdowns Scored, Career – 153
• [1st] Most Rushing Touchdowns Scored, Season – 25 (1995)
• [1st] Most Consecutive Rushing Touchdowns Scored – 11 (1994-95; 1995)
• [1st] Most Seasons Leading the Team in Combined Net Yards – 10
• [1st] Most Combined Net Attempts, Career – 4,538
• [1st] Most Combined Net Attempts, Season – 439 (1995)
• [1st] Most Combined Net Attempts, Game – 42 (at N.Y. Giants, Jan. 2, 1994)
• [1st] Most Combined Net Yards, Career – 20,174
• [1st] Most Combined Net Yards, Season – 2,148 (1995)
• [Tied for 1st] Most Points Scored, Game – 24 (vs. Phoenix, Dec. 16, 1990; at N.Y. Giants, Sept. 4, 1995)
• [Tied for 1st] Most Touchdowns Scored, Game – 4 (vs. Phoenix, Dec. 16, 1990; at N.Y. Giants, Sept. 4, 1995)
• [Tied for 1st] Most Consecutive Games, 100 or More Yards Rushing – 4 (1995 {twice})
• [Tied for 1st] Most Rushing Touchdowns Scored, Game – 4 (vs. Phoenix, Dec. 16, 1990; at N.Y. Giants, Sept. 4, 1995)
• [2nd] Most Games Started, Career – 199
• [2nd] Most Touchdowns Scored, Season – 22 (1994)
• [2nd] Most Touchdowns Scored, Rookie Season – 11 (1990)
• [2nd] Most Consecutive Touchdowns Scored – 9 (1993-94; 1998-1999)
• [2nd] Most Consecutive Games Leading Team in Rushing – 32 (1990-92)
• [2nd] Most Rushing Attempts, Season – 373 (1992)
• [2nd] Most Rushing Attempts, Game – 34 (at Washington, Nov. 24, 1991)
• [2nd] Most Rushing Yards, Season – 1,713 (1992)
• [2nd] Most Rushing Touchdowns Scored, Season – 21 (1994)
• [2nd] Most Rushing Touchdowns Scored, Rookie Season – 11 (1990)
• [2nd] Most Consecutive Rushing Touchdowns Scored – 7 (1994)
• [2nd] Most Pass Receptions, Game – 12 (at Phoenix, Nov. 22, 1992)
• [2nd] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading the Team in Combined Net Yards – 7 (1990-96)
• [2nd] Most Combined Net Attempts, Season – 433 (1992)
• [2nd] Most Combined Net Attempts, Game – 39 (at Green Bay, Oct. 6, 1991)
• [2nd] Most Combined Net Yards, Season – 2,048 (1992)
• [2nd] Most Points Scored, Season – 132 (1994)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading Team in Touchdowns – 4 (1998-2001)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Games, 100 or More Yards Rushing, Season – 9 (1999)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Seasons, 50 or More Pass Receptions – 4 (1992-95)
• [3rd] Most Touchdowns Scored, Season – 19 (1992)
• [3rd] Most Rushing Attempts, Season – 368 (1994)
• [3rd] Highest Average Gain Per Rushing Attempt, Season – 5.25 (1993)
• [3rd] Most Rushing Touchdowns Scored, Season – 18 (1992)
• [3rd] Most Combined Net Attempts, Season – 418 (1994)
• [3rd] Most Combined Net Attempts, Game – 38 (at Cleveland, Sept. 1, 1991; vs. N.Y. Giants, Nov. 7, 1994; vs. Green Bay, Nov. 24, 1994)
• [Tied for 3rd] Most Games, 100 or More Yards Rushing, Season – 8 (1991)
• [Tied for 3rd] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading the Team in Combined Net Yards – 3 (1998-2000)

Postseason Records

• [1st] Most Points Scored, Career – 126
• [1st] Most Touchdowns, Career – 21
• [1st] Most Consecutive Games Scoring a Touchdown – 8 (1993-96)
• [1st] Most Rushing Attempts, Career – 349
• [1st] Most Rushing Attempts, Game – 35 (vs. Green Bay, Jan. 14, 1996)
• [1st] Most Rushing Yards, Career – 1,586
• [1st] Longest Rush From Scrimmage – 65 (at Minnesota, Jan. 9, 2000)
• [1st] Most Games, 100 or More Yards Rushing – 7
• [1st] Most Consecutive Games, 100 or More Yards Rushing – 3 (1992)
• [1st] Most Rushing Touchdowns, Career – 19
• [1st] Most Consecutive Games Scoring a Rushing Touchdown – 8 (1993-96)
• [1st] Most Rushing Touchdowns, Game – 3 (vs. Green Bay, Jan. 14, 1996)
• [Tied for 1st] Most Points Scored, Game – 18 (vs. Green Bay, Jan. 14, 1996)
• [Tied for 1st] Most Touchdowns, Game – 3 (vs. Green Bay, Jan. 14, 1996)
• [2nd] Most Rushing Yards, Game – 150 (vs. Green Bay, Jan. 14, 1996)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Consecutive Games Scoring a Rushing Touchdown – 3 (1992)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Rushing Attempts, Game – 30 (vs. Buffalo, Super Bowl XXVIII)
• [3rd] Highest Average Gain Per Rushing Attempt, Career – 4.54
• [3rd] Highest Average Gain Per Rushing Attempt, Game – 6.82 (vs. Minnesota, Dec. 28, 1996)
• [Tied for 3rd] Most Consecutive Games Scoring a Touchdown – 3 (1992)

NFL Statistical Championships
Scoring Titles: 1995
Touchdown Leader: 1992, 1994, 1995
Rushing Titles: 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995

NFC Statistical Championships
Scoring Titles: 1995
Touchdown Leader: 1992, 1994, 1995

Rushing Titles: 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995

Team Statistical Championships
Rushing Titles: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004A
Scoring Titles: 1994, 1995, 1999

A Arizona Cardinals All other titles with Dallas Cowboys

• 1990s All-Decade Team
• 1990 Offensive Rookie of the Year (AP, PW)
• 1993 Most Valuable Player (AP, PFWA, SN, MX)
• 1993 Offensive Player of the Year (PW)
• 1993 NFC Offensive Player of the Year (UPI)
• Super Bowl XXVIII MVP

Year Team W L T Division Finish
1990 Dallas Cowboys 7 9 0 4
1991 Dallas Cowboys 11 5 0 2
1992 Dallas Cowboys 13 3 0 1
1993 Dallas Cowboys 12 4 0 1
1994 Dallas Cowboys 12 4 0 1
1995 Dallas Cowboys 12 4 0 1
1996 Dallas Cowboys 10 6 0 1
1997 Dallas Cowboys 6 10 0 4
1998 Dallas Cowboys 10 6 0 1
1999 Dallas Cowboys 8 8 0 2
2000 Dallas Cowboys 5 11 0 4
2001 Dallas Cowboys 5 11 0 5
2002 Dallas Cowboys 5 11 0 4
2003 Arizona Cardinals 4 12 0 4
2004 Arizona Cardinals 6 10 0 3

 

 

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