Austin Ekeler had the most receiving yards by a running back in 2021, with 647 yards.

rb receiving yard leaders 2021
2021Ekeler2021Patterson2021Harris2021Fournette2021Williams2021Swift2021Kamara2021Bolden2021McKissic2021Jones2021Conner2021Johnson2021Taylor2021Jacobs2021McCaffrey2021Pollard2021Carter2021Williams2021Mixon2021Dillon2021Edmonds2021Hines647548467454452452439405397391375372360348343337325316314313311310
NAMESEASONTMGPREC YDSRECTRGAVGREC YDS/GREC TDRUSH YDSATTYPCRUSH YDS/GRUSH TD
Austin EkelerAustin Ekeler2021
LACLAC
1664770949.240.489112064.456.912
Cordarrelle PattersonCordarrelle Patterson2021
ATLATL
16548526910.534.356181534.038.66
Najee HarrisNajee Harris2021
PITPIT
1746774946.327.531,2003073.970.67
Leonard FournetteLeonard Fournette2021
TBTB
1445469846.632.428121804.558.08
Darrel WilliamsDarrel Williams2021
KCKC
1745247579.626.625581443.932.86
D'Andre SwiftD'Andre Swift2021
DETDET
1345262787.334.826171514.147.55
Alvin KamaraAlvin Kamara2021
NONO
1343947679.333.858982403.769.14
Brandon BoldenBrandon Bolden2021
NENE
1740541499.923.82226445.113.31
J.D. McKissicJ.D. McKissic2021
WASWAS
1139743539.236.12212484.419.32
Aaron JonesAaron Jones2021
GBGB
1539152657.526.167991714.753.34
James ConnerJames Conner2021
ARIARI
15375373910.125.037522023.750.115
Ty JohnsonTy Johnson2021
NYJNYJ
16372345510.923.32238613.914.92
Jonathan TaylorJonathan Taylor2021
INDIND
1736040519.021.221,8113325.5106.518
Josh JacobsJosh Jacobs2021
LVLV
1534854646.423.208722174.058.19
Christian McCaffreyChristian McCaffrey2021
CARCAR
734337419.349.01442994.563.11
Tony PollardTony Pollard2021
DALDAL
1533739468.622.507191305.547.92
Michael CarterMichael Carter2021
NYJNYJ
1432536559.023.206391474.345.64
Javonte WilliamsJavonte Williams2021
DENDEN
1731643537.318.639032034.453.14
Joe MixonJoe Mixon2021
CINCIN
1631442487.519.631,2052924.175.313
AJ DillonAJ Dillon2021
GBGB
1731334379.218.428031874.347.25
Chase EdmondsChase Edmonds2021
ARIARI
1231143537.225.905921165.149.32
Nyheim HinesNyheim Hines2021
INDIND
1731040577.818.21276564.916.22
David MontgomeryDavid Montgomery2021
CHICHI
1430142517.221.508492253.860.67
Kyle JuszczykKyle Juszczyk2021
SFSF
1729630389.917.412282.81.31
Antonio GibsonAntonio Gibson2021
WASWAS
1629442527.018.431,0372584.064.87
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