Najee Harris climbing up Alabama football's career rushing leaders list, into top 5

Brett Hudson
Tide Sports

With 79 rushing yards in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game, Alabama running back Najee Harris bolstered his school record for career rushing yards and moved himself into the top 15 in SEC history.

Here are both lists updated after the game.

Alabama Career Rushing Leaders

1. Najee Harris, 3,843

2. Derrick Henry, 3,591

3. Shaun Alexander, 3,565

4. Bobby Humphrey, 3,420

5. Kenneth Darby, 3,324

6. T.J. Yeldon, 3,322

7. Mark Ingram, 3,261

8. Trent Richardson, 3,130

9. Damien Harris, 3,070

10. Johnny Musso, 2,741

11. Dennis Riddle, 2,645

SEC Career Rushing Leaders

1. Herschel Walker (Georgia 1980-82), 5,259

2. Nick Chubb (Georgia 2014-170, 4,769

3. Darren McFadden (Arkansas 2005-07), 4,590

4. Kevin Faulk (LSU 1995-98), 4,557

5. Bo Jackson (Auburn 1982-85), 4,303

6. Ralph Webb (Vanderbilt 2014-17), 4,173

7. Errict Rhett (Florida 1990-93), 4,163

8. Dalton Hilliard (LSU 1982-85), 4,050

9. Charles Alexander (LSU 1975-78), 4,035

10. Anthony Dixon (Mississippi State 2006-09), 3,994

11. Emmitt Smith (Florida 1987-89), 3,928

12. Benny Snell (Kentucky 2016-18), 3,873

13. Najee Harris (Alabama 2017-20), 3,843

14. Sonny Collins (Kentucky 1972-75), 3,835

15. Carnell Williams (Auburn 2001-04), 3,831

16. Leonard Fournette (LSU 2014-16), 3,830

Reach Brett Hudson at 205-722-0196 or bhudson@tuscaloosanews.com or via Twitter, @Brett_Hudson