John Riggins Stats

Riggins averaged 64.9 yards on the ground per game in his NFL career. He has run for 104 touchdowns with the longest carry being for 66 yds. His average when carrying the ball is 3.9 and he toted the ball 2,916 different times. John Riggins accumulated 11,352 yards on the ground in 175 games played in his career.

Riggins averaged 56.4 yds on the ground per contest. He rushed for 8 TDs in his last season for 51 yds. His average yds per carry was at 3.8 and he toted the ball 176 total times in his last season. Riggins gained 677 yds carrying the ball in 12 games played in his last year.

John Riggins Stats

Year Team Att Yards TD G GS Lng Y/A Y/G Fmb
Career 2,916 11,352 104 175 159 66 3.9 64.9 58
1985 WAS 176 677 8 12 11 51 3.8 56.4 3
1984 WAS 327 1,239 14 14 14 24 3.8 88.5 7
1983 WAS 375 1,347 24 15 15 44 3.6 89.8 5
1982 WAS 177 553 3 8 8 19 3.1 69.1 2
1981 WAS 195 714 13 15 4 24 3.7 47.6 1
1979 WAS 260 1,153 9 16 15 66 4.4 72.1 5
1978 WAS 248 1,014 5 15 15 31 4.1 67.6 7
1977 WAS 68 203 0 5 5 12 3.0 40.6 0
1976 WAS 162 572 3 14 14 15 3.5 40.9 6
1975 NYJ 238 1,005 8 14 14 42 4.2 71.8 5
1974 NYJ 169 680 5 10 10 34 4.0 68.0 3
1973 NYJ 134 482 4 11 9 15 3.6 43.8 6
1972 NYJ 207 944 7 12 11 40 4.6 78.7 2
1971 NYJ 180 769 1 14 14 25 4.3 54.9 6

1985 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 12 197th
Games Started 11 81st
Rushing Attempts 176 25th
Rushing Yards 677 28th
Rushing Touchdowns 8 15th
Longest Run 51 18th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.8 127th
Rushing Yards Per Game 56.4 23rd
Fumbles 3 80th

1984 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 14 159th
Games Started 14 46th
Rushing Attempts 327 5th
Rushing Yards 1,239 6th
Rushing Touchdowns 14 2nd
Longest Run 24 68th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.8 132nd
Rushing Yards Per Game 88.5 6th
Fumbles 7 29th

1983 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 15 133rd
Games Started 15 38th
Rushing Attempts 375 2nd
Rushing Yards 1,347 5th
Rushing Touchdowns 24 1st
Longest Run 44 25th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.6 165th
Rushing Yards Per Game 89.8 5th
Fumbles 5 45th

1982 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 8 165th
Games Started 8 68th
Rushing Attempts 177 3rd
Rushing Yards 553 15th
Rushing Touchdowns 3 19th
Longest Run 19 58th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.1 152nd
Rushing Yards Per Game 69.1 10th
Fumbles 2 60th

1981 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 15 153rd
Games Started 4 146th
Rushing Attempts 195 22nd
Rushing Yards 714 25th
Rushing Touchdowns 13 4th
Longest Run 24 75th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.7 151st
Rushing Yards Per Game 47.6 26th
Fumbles 1 160th

1979 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 16 7th
Games Started 15 43rd
Rushing Attempts 260 8th
Rushing Yards 1,153 9th
Rushing Touchdowns 9 11th
Longest Run 66 12th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 4.4 91st
Rushing Yards Per Game 72.1 10th
Fumbles 5 39th

1978 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 15 158th
Games Started 15 54th
Rushing Attempts 248 9th
Rushing Yards 1,014 11th
Rushing Touchdowns 5 29th
Longest Run 31 52nd
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 4.1 116th
Rushing Yards Per Game 67.6 9th
Fumbles 7 21st

1977 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 5 278th
Games Started 5 141st
Rushing Attempts 68 73rd
Rushing Yards 203 92nd
Rushing Touchdowns 0 142nd
Longest Run 12 169th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.0 190th
Rushing Yards Per Game 40.6 37th
Fumbles 0 214th

1976 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 14 20th
Games Started 14 14th
Rushing Attempts 162 24th
Rushing Yards 572 31st
Rushing Touchdowns 3 42nd
Longest Run 15 154th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.5 179th
Rushing Yards Per Game 40.9 42nd
Fumbles 6 29th

1975 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 14 7th
Games Started 14 6th
Rushing Attempts 238 7th
Rushing Yards 1,005 7th
Rushing Touchdowns 8 10th
Longest Run 42 23rd
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 4.2 105th
Rushing Yards Per Game 71.8 7th
Fumbles 5 34th

1974 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 10 215th
Games Started 10 75th
Rushing Attempts 169 17th
Rushing Yards 680 18th
Rushing Touchdowns 5 15th
Longest Run 34 25th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 4.0 112th
Rushing Yards Per Game 68.0 8th
Fumbles 3 67th

1973 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 11 189th
Games Started 9 107th
Rushing Attempts 134 34th
Rushing Yards 482 39th
Rushing Touchdowns 4 29th
Longest Run 15 134th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.6 155th
Rushing Yards Per Game 43.8 31st
Fumbles 6 30th

1972 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 12 170th
Games Started 11 85th
Rushing Attempts 207 13th
Rushing Yards 944 13th
Rushing Touchdowns 7 12th
Longest Run 40 24th
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 4.6 69th
Rushing Yards Per Game 78.7 5th
Fumbles 2 96th

1971 Stats for John Riggins

Stat Value NFL Rank
Games 14 15th
Games Started 14 8th
Rushing Attempts 180 18th
Rushing Yards 769 13th
Rushing Touchdowns 1 68th
Longest Run 25 73rd
Rushing Yards Per Attempt 4.3 93rd
Rushing Yards Per Game 54.9 17th
Fumbles 6 24th