Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson continued with record-breaking in 2015

It doesn’t seem to matter the minutia of the stat, Adrian Peterson is slowly owning them all for the Vikings – by the game, by the month, by the season or by the career. We review the 120-plus records he broke, extended or tied in 2015.

ADRIAN PETERSON (127 Records)

Most games started by a RB, Career: 113 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 111 Bill Brown, 1962-74

Most rushing attempts, Career: 2,381 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 2,054 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing attempts in first 9 seasons: 2,381 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 1,433 Bill Brown, 1962-70

Most rushing attempts in September, Career: 597 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 538 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing attempts in October, Career: 571 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 548 Chuck Foreman, 1973-79

Most rushing attempts in November, Career: 601 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 494 Bill Brown, 1962-74

Most rushing attempts in December, Career: 570 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 499 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most games leading team in rushing attempts, Career: 115 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 99 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most games leading the team in both rushing attempts and yards, Career: 106 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 90 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most games leading the team in both rushing attempts and yards, Season: 16 Adrian Peterson, 2015

     Tied: 16 Adrian Peterson, 2008 and 2012

Consecutive games leading the team in both rushing attempts and yards, Season: 16 Adrian Peterson, 9/14/15 - 1/3/2016

     Tied: 16 Adrian Peterson, 9/9/12 - 12/30/2012

Highest percentage of games leading team in rushing attempts, Career: 95.8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 95.2 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 20+ rushing attempt games, Career: 62 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 53 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 300+ rushing attempt seasons, Career: 4 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 3 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 200+ rushing attempt seasons, Career: 8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 7 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most seasons leading team in rushing attempts, Career: 8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 7 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most games leading team in rushing attempts, Season: 16 Adrian Peterson, 2015

     Tied: 16 Four times, Last time by Adrian Peterson, 2012

Consecutive games leading the team in rushing attempts, Season: 16 Adrian Peterson, 9/14/15 - 1/3/2016

     Tied: 16 Four Times, last time by Adrian Peterson, 9/9/12 - 12/30/2012

Most rushing attempts vs. Green Bay, Career: 334 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 302 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing attempts vs. Detroit, Career: 283 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 235 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing attempts vs. Chicago, Career: 316 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 278 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing attempts in any Month, Career: 601 Adrian Peterson, November, 2007-2015

     Old: 548 Chuck Foreman, October, 1973-79

Most rushing attempts in December, Career: 499 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 428 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing attempts in November, Career: 601 Adrian Peterson, 2007-2015

     Old: 494 Bill Brown, November, 1962-74

Most rushing attempts in October, Career: 571 Adrian Peterson, 2007-2015

     Old: 548 Chuck Foreman, October, 1973-79

Most rushing attempts in September, Career: 597 Adrian Peterson, 2007-2015

     Old: 538 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing attempts vs. Oakland, Game: 26 Adrian Peterson, 11/15/2015

     Old: 22 Chester Taylor, 11/18/2007

Most rushing attempts vs. St. Louis, Game: 29 Adrian Peterson, 11/8/2015

     Old: 28 Chuck Foreman, 10/28/1973

Most seasons leading team in rushing yards, Career: 8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 7 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most games leading team in rushing yards, Career: 108 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 92 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most games led team in rushing yards, Season: 16 Adrian Peterson, 2015

     Tied: 16 Adrian Peterson, 2008 and 2012

Highest percentage of games leading team in rushing yards, Season: 100% Adrian Peterson, 2015

     Tied: 100% Adrian Peterson, 2008 and 2012

Consecutive games led team in rushing yards, Season: 16 Adrian Peterson, 9/14/15 - 1/3/2016

     Tied: 16 Two times, Last time, Adrian Peterson, 9/9/12 - 12/30/2012

Highest percentage of games leading team in rushing yards, Career: 90.0% Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 88.5% Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing yards, Career: 11,675 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 10,190 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing yards in first 9 seasons: 11,675 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old:  5,111 Bill Brown, 1962-70

Highest average rushing yards in first 9 seasons: 1,297 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 568 Bill Brown, 1962-70

Most 100+ rushing yard games in first 9 seasons: 49 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old:  7 Bill Brown, 1962-70

Most seasons 1,000 yards rushing, Career: 7 Adrian Peterson (2007-10, 2012-13, 2015)

     Old: 6 Adrian Peterson (2007-10, 2012-13)

Fewest Games to reach 11,000 rushing yards, Career: 113 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: Has never happened

Most rushing yards vs. any opponent, Career: 1,760 Adrian Peterson vs. Green Bay, 2007-15

     Old: 1,648 Adrian Peterson vs. Green Bay, 2007-14

Most rushing yards vs. Green Bay, Career: 1,760 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 1,648 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most yards rushing vs. Detroit, Career: 1,490 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 1,258 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing yards vs. Chicago, Career: 1,562 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 1,396 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 100+ rushing yards in a Half, Career: 19 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 18 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing yards in September, Career: 2,967 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 2,676 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing yards in October, Career: 2,666 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 2,427 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing yards in November, Career: 3,203 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 2,569 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing yards in December, Career: 2,687 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 2,433 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing yards in any Month, Career: 3,203 Adrian Peterson, November, 2007-15

     Old: 2,676 Adrian Peterson, September, 2007-14

Most rushing yards in November, Season: 634 Adrian Peterson, 2015

     Old: 627 Adrian Peterson, 2008

Highest average yards per season, Career: 1,297 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 1,273 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 200 yard games rushing, Career: 6 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 5 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Consecutive 200 yard games rushing: 1 Adrian Peterson @ Oakland, 11/15/2015

     Tied: 1 Five times, Last time by Adrian Peterson vs. Chicago, 12/1/2013

Most 150 yard games rushing, Career: 18 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 16 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 100 yard games rushing, Career: 49 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 42 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most wins in a season with 100+ yard games rushing without a Loss, Season: 7 Adrian Peterson, 2015 (7-0)

     Old: 5 Robert Smith, 1998 (5-0); Chuck Foreman, 1975 (5-0)

Most 100+ yard games rushing vs. N.Y. Giants, Career: 2 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15 

     Old: 1 Five times, Last time by Adrian Peterson, 12/28/2008

Highest 100 yard game percentage, Career: 40.8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 40.4 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 100 yard games rushing vs. Atlanta, Career: 2 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Tied: 2 Clinton Jones, 1967-72

Most 100 yard games rushing vs. San Diego, Career: 2 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 1 Chuck Foreman, 1973-78, Robert Smith 1993-2000, Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most yards rushing vs. Atlanta, Game: 158 Adrian Peterson, 11/29/2015

     Old: 155 Clinton Jones, 11/28/1971

Most yards rushing vs. Oakland, Game: 203 Adrian Peterson, 11/15/2015

     Old: 164 Chester Taylor, 11/18/2007

Most seasons with 4.0+ rushing yard average, Career: 8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 7 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

 

RANGE OF RUNS

Most 80-89 yard range TD runs, Career: 4 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 3 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 80-89 yard range runs, Career: 4 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 3 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most runs of 80+ yards, Career: 4 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 3 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most runs of 70+ yards, Career: 8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 6 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most TD runs of 70+ yards, Career: 5 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 4 Robert Smith, 1993-2000

Most runs of 60+ yards, Career: 15 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 13 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most TD runs of 60+ yards, Career: 13 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 12 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most runs of 50+ yards, Career: 23 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 21 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most TD runs of 50+ yards, Career: 14 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 13 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 40-49 yard range TD runs, Career: 4 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 2 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 40-49 yard range runs, Career: 9 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 7 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most runs of 40+ yards, Career: 32 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 28 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most TD runs of 40+ yards, Career: 18 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 15 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 30-39 yard range TD runs, Career: 2 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Tied: 2 Cordarrelle Patterson, 2013-15

Most 30-39 yard range runs, Career: 15 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 13 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most runs of 30+ yards, Career: 47 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 41 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most TD runs of 30+ yards, Career: 20 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 16 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 20-29 yard range runs, Career: 57 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 53 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most runs of 20+ yards, Career: 104 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 94 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most TD runs of 20+ yards, Career: 26 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 22 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 10-19 yard range runs, Career: 217 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 187 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most runs of 10+ yards, Career: 321 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 281 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most TD runs of 10+ yards, Career: 35 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 31 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 10-19 yard range TD runs, Career: 2 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Tied: 2 Cordarrelle Patterson, 2013-15

Most <10 yard range runs, Career: 2,060 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 1,773 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

 

TOUCHDOWNS

Most TD runs of <10 yards, Career: 62 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 55 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Longest run vs. Oakland, Game: 80t Adrian Peterson, 11/15/2015

     Old: 38t Chester Taylor, 11/18/2007

Most seasons leading team in touchdowns, Career: 8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 7 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing touchdowns, Career: 97 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 86 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing touchdowns in first 9 seasons: 97 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 43 Bill Brown, 1962-70

Most rushing touchdowns in September, Career: 23 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 21 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing touchdowns in October, Career: 23 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 22 Bill Brown, 1962-74

Most rushing touchdowns in November, Career: 27 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 22 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing touchdowns in December, Career: 22 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 20 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most rushing touchdowns in any Month, Career: 27 Adrian Peterson, November, 2007-15

     Old: 22 Adrian Peterson, November, 2007-14; Bill Brown, October, 1962-74

Most rushing touchdowns vs. Green Bay, Career: 13 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 11 Bill Brown, 1962-74

Longest touchdown run vs. Denver, Game: 48t Adrian Peterson, 10/4/2015

     Old: 5t D.J. Dozier, 10/26/1987

Most seasons with 10+ rushing touchdowns, Career: 8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 7 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 2+ rushing touchdown games, Career: 23 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 21 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most games with rushing touchdown, Career: 70 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 61 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most yards gained on touchdown runs, Career: 1,690 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15 (97)

     Old: 1,455 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14 (86)

Most 2+ total touchdown games, Career: 26 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 25 Cris Carter, 1990-2001

Most 10+ total touchdown seasons, Career: 8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 7 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

 

 

COMBINED YARDS

Most combined net yard attempts: Career: 2,636 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 2,279 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most combined net yard yards: Career: 14,040 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 12,410 Cris Carter, 1990-2001

Most combined net yards in first 9 seasons: 14,040 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 9,605 Darrin Nelson, 1982-89, 1991

Highest average combined net yards per season in first 9 seasons: 1,560 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 1,067 Darrin Nelson, 1982-89, 1991

Most 1,500+ combined net yards seasons, Career: 5 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 4 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 1,000+ combined net yards seasons, Career: 8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Tied: 8 Cris Carter, 1990-2001

Most 30+ combined net yard attempt games, Career: 15 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 12 Chuck Foreman, 1973-79

Most 200+ combined net yard games, Career: 9 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 8 Percy Harvin, 2009-12

Most 100+ combined net yard games, Career: 72 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 64 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Led team in combined net yard games, Career: 55 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 46 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most 50+ yard plays in combined net yard games, Career: 27 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 26 Randy Moss, 1998-04, 2010

 

SCRIMMAGE ATTEMPTS/YARDS

Most scrimmage attempts, Career: 2,619 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 2,262 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Most scrimmage yards, Career: 13,612 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 12,407 Cris Carter, 1990-2001

Most seasons leading team in scrimmage yards, Career: 7 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 6 Chuck Foreman, 1973-79

Led most games in scrimmage attempts, Career: 113 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 97 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

Led most games in scrimmage attempts, Season: 16 Adrian Peterson, 2015

     Tied: 16 Five times, Last time, Adrian Peterson, 2012

Led most games in scrimmage yards: Career: 63 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 51 Adrian Peterson, 2007-11

Most 1,000+ yard scrimmage seasons, Career: 8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Tied: 8 Cris Carter, 1990-2001

 

PLAYOFFS

Most 20 Attempt Playoff Games, Career: 5 Adrian Peterson, 2008-15

     Tied: 5 Chuck Foreman, 1973-78

Most 20 Attempt Playoff Games, Career: 5 Adrian Peterson, 1/4/09 - 1/10/2016

     Old: 4 Adrian Peterson, 1/4/09 - 1/5/2013


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