Oldest Players to Lead Team In Rush Yds & Rush TD
2019 MIA Ryan Fitzpatrick 37 Years, 35 Days
1996 HOF Marcus Allen 36 Years, 272 Days
1995 HOF Marcus Allen 35 Years, 274 Days
2004 HOF Emmitt Smith 35 Years, 232 Days
1984 HOF John Riggins 35 Years, 135 Days
— NFL Research (@NFLResearch) December 29, 2019
Just think about that stat. For one Ryan Fitzpatrick didn’t start the whole season. Josh Rosen started a few games for The Dolphins. Also let’s not forget that Ryan Fitzpatrick happens to play a position called Quarterback where you throw the football and not necessarily run the football (unless your name happens to be Lamar Jackson). So for him to do this for The Dolphins and lead the team in rushing as a Quarterback is a very impressive feat. He also led The Dolphins to a win against The Patriots with this late touchdown pass.
Ryan Fitzpatrick just won’t ever go away ??
— Sports ON Tap (@SONTHighlights) December 29, 2019
Fitzpatrick who is known as a journeyman can real