Najee Harris continues rise up Alabama's rushing touchdowns leaders

Brett Hudson
Tide Sports

With his touchdown in the first five minutes of Alabama's game against Kentucky, Najee Harris passed UA legend Johnny Musso for career touchdowns and joined the school's top 10 in single-season touchdowns. His touchdown in the second quarter moved him past Trent Richardson on the career touchdowns list and into a tie for seventh on the single-season touchdowns list.

Here is UA's top 10 in career rushing touchdowns.

T-1. Mark Ingram and Derrick Henry, 42

3. Shaun Alexander, 41

T-4. T.J. Yeldon and Najee Harris, 37

6. Trent Richardson, 35

7. Johnny Musso, 34

8. Bobby Humphrey, 33

9. Eddie Lacy, 30

10. Tony Nathan, 29

Harris is also close to appearing in the top 10 for single-season rushing touchdowns. That was Harris' 14th touchdown of the season.

1. Derrick Henry, 28 (2015)

2. Trent Richardson, 21 (2011)

3. Shaun Alexander, 19 (1999)

T-4. Eddie Lacy, 17 (2012); Mark Ingram, 17 (2009); Siran Stacy, 17 (1989); and Najee Harris, 17 (2020)

8. Johnny Musso, 16 (1971)

T-9. Bobby Humphrey, 15 (1986); Cotton Clark, 15 (1962); Tony Nathan, 15 (1977)

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