Highest Yards-Per-Carry Average in New Orleans Saints History

Top Saints Yards Per Carry (minimum 100 attempts)
Rank Player Y/A Years Played Att Yards
1 Archie Manning 5.76 1971-1982 357 2058
2 Darren Sproles 5.68 2011-2013 188 1067
3 Hokie Gajan 5.39 1982-1985 252 1358
4 Taysom Hill 5.36 2017-2020 151 809
5 Chris Ivory 5.11 2010-2012 256 1307
6 Alvin Kamara 4.97 2017-2020 672 3340
7 Pierre Thomas 4.58 2007-2014 818 3745
8 Mark Ingram 4.55 2011-2018 1321 6007
9 Tony Baker 4.44 1968-1971 249 1106
10 Latavius Murray 4.43 2019-2020 292 1293
11 Chuck Muncie 4.31 1976-1980 788 3393
12 Fred McAfee 4.29 1991-2006 209 897
13 George Rogers 4.29 1981-1984 995 4267
14 Deuce McAllister 4.27 2001-2008 1429 6096
15 Craig Heyward 4.20 1988-1992 432 1813
16 Aaron Brooks 4.15 2000-2005 340 1410
17 Andy Livingston 4.14 1969-1970 191 790
18 Khiry Robinson 4.12 2013-2015 186 766
19 Rueben Mayes 4.07 1986-1990 837 3408
20 Bill Butler 4.04 1972-1974 162 655
21 Tim Hightower 4.03 2015-2016 229 923
22 Mike Strachan 4.03 197-51980 472 1902
23 Earl Campbell* 4.00 1984-1985 208 833
24 Reggie Bush 3.99 2006-2010 524 2090
25 Antowain Smith 3.97 2005-2005 166 659
  • Bold Text – Currently Still Active on Team
  • Bold Text – Currently Still Active
  • * – NFL Hall of Fame Member
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Archie Manning of the New Orleans Saints
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