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All-Purpose Yards
All-Purpose Yards
Career 4981 Frank Quayle 1966-68
Season 2054 Thomas Jones 1999
Sr. 2054 Thomas Jones 1999
Jr. 1906 Tiki Barber 1995
Soph. 1616 Frank Quayle 1966
Fr. 1670 Wali Lundy 2002
Game 331 Thomas Jones vs. Buffalo 1999
Sr. 331 Thomas Jones vs. Buffalo 1999
Jr. 311 Tiki Barber vs. Florida State 1995
Soph. 271 Mikell Simpson vs. Maryland 2007
Fr. 239 Wali Lundy vs. West Virginia 2002

Career All-Purpose Yards Leaders
Player Years Rush Rec. PR KOR Tot.
1. Frank Quayle 1966-68 2695 1145 50 1091 4981
2. Alvin Pearman 2001-04 2394 1396 600 579 4969
3. Tiki Barber 1993-96 3389 602 694 184 4869
4. Thomas Jones 1996-99 3998 571 82 47 4698
5. Terry Kirby 1989-92 3348 1022 0 267 4637
6. Wali Lundy 2002-05 3193 895 0 409 4497
7. John Papit 1947-50 3238 85 7 651 3981
8. Tommy Vigorito 1977-80 2913 415 7 587 3922
9. Bill Dudley 1939-41 1631 208 793 605 +3396
10. Cedric Peerman 2005-08 1749 344 0 1256 3349
11. Jerrod Washington 1990-93 1651 146 141 1336 3274
12. Marcus Wilson 1987-89 2219 320 0 540 3079
13. Barry Word 1982-85 2257 308 0 469 3034
14. Billy McMullen 1999-02 37 2978 0 0 3015
15. Perry Jones* 2009-Pres. 1570 768 92 432 2862
+ includes interception returns for 159 yards

Season All-Purpose Yards Leaders
Player Year G Rush Rec. PR KOR Tot. Avg.
1. Thomas Jones 1999 11 1798 239 17 0 2054 186.7
2. Alvin Pearman 2004 12 1037 402 314 195 1938 161.5
3. Tiki Barber 1995 12 1397 216 272 21 1906 158.8
4. Frank Quayle 1968 10 1213 426 0 230 1869 186.9
5. Tiki Barber 1996 11 1360 258 241 0 1859 169.0
6. Bill Dudley 1941 9 968 60 481 89 +1674 186.0
7. Wali Lundy 2002 14 826 435 0 409 1670 119.3
8. Frank Quayle 1966 10 727 420 30 439 1616 161.6
9. John Papit 1949 10 1214 0 0 397 1611 161.1
10. Marcus Wilson 1989 12 1098 161 0 284 1543 128.6
11. Thomas Jones 1998 11 1303 179 13 27 1522 138.4
12. Frank Quayle 1967 10 755 299 20 422 1496 149.6
13. Perry Jones* 2011 13 915 506 47 0 1468 112.9
14. Chris Warren 1986 11 380 162 136 768 1446 131.5
15. Barry Word 1985 10 1224 76 0 76 1376 137.6
+ includes interception returns for 76 yards

Single-Game All-Purpose Yards Leaders
Player Rush Rec. PR KOR Tot.
1. Thomas Jones vs. Buffalo, 1999 221 110 0 0 331
2. Bill Dudley vs. North Carolina, 1941 215 0 59 51 325
3. Tiki Barber vs. Florida State, 1995 193 45 73 0 311
4. John Papit vs. George Washington, 1949 203 0 0 81 284
5. Frank Quayle vs. Maryland, 1968 216 45 0 11 272
6. Mikell Simpson* vs. Maryland, 2006 119 152 0 0 271
7. Alvin Pearman vs. Duke, 2004 223 44 0 0 267
8. Bill Dudley vs. Lehigh, 1941 167 20 78 0 265
9. Frank Quayle vs. Davidson, 1968 153 85 0 21 259
10. Tiki Barber vs. Duke, 1995 185 27 43 0 255
11. Frank Quayle vs. Tulane, 1968 121 49 0 84 254
12. Frank Quayle vs. Maryland, 1966 221 31 0 0 252
13. Frank Quayle vs. South Carolina, 1967 39 101 0 111 251
14. John Papit vs. VMI, 1949 157 0 0 93 250
Alvin Pearman vs. Virginia Tech, 2004 147 32 16 55 250

Annual All-Purpose Yards Leaders
Year Player Rush Rec. Int. PR KOR Tot.
1940 Bill Dudley 469 60 83 210 356 1178
1941 Bill Dudley (led nation) 968 60 76 481 89 1674
1942 Eddie Bryant 48 40 40 112 76 391
1944 John Duda 716 19 26 0 28 799
1946 Ray Brown 387 14 43 60 115 619
1947 Bruce Bailey 398 40 0 165 143 746
1948 John Papit 885 8 0 0 146 1039
1949 John Papit (led nation) 1214 0 0 0 397 1611
1950 John Papit 949 62 0 7 108 1126
1951 Bobby Pate 440 64 0 0 145 649
1952 Gerry Furst 699 0 0 0 77 776
1953 Henry Strempek 315 51 18 35 240 659
1954 Herb Hartwell 390 104 0 0 110 604
1955 Jim Bakhtiar 733 55 0 0 151 939
1956 Jim Bakhtiar 879 15 0 0 113 1007
1957 Jim Bakhtiar 822 13 0 0 55 890
1958 Sonny Randle (led ACC) 13 642 32 47 506 1240
1959 Tom Gravins 359 195 0 9 346 909
1960 Fred Shepherd 529 68 0 1 85 683
1961 Bobby Freeman 187 70 0 81 162 500
1962 Terry Sieg 216 281 20 157 131 805
1963 John Pincavage 256 136 93 37 126 648
1964 John Pincavage 177 331 0 64 293 865
1965 John Pincavage (led ACC) 119 566 0 135 344 1164
1966 F. Quayle (led ACC, nation) 727 420 0 30 439 1616
1967 Frank Quayle (led ACC) 755 299 0 20 422 1496
1968 Frank Quayle (led ACC) 1213 426 0 0 230 1869
1969 Gary Helman 851 86 0 0 48 985
1970 Jim Lacey 609 13 0 0 360 982
1971 Kent Merritt 828 73 0 0 351 1252
1972 Kent Merritt 575 28 0 0 227 830
1973 Harrison Davis 5 773 0 0 81 859
1974 Joe Sroba 632 56 0 14 440 1142
1975 David Sloan 848 179 0 56 19 1102
1976 Joe Sroba 1 169 0 0 558 728
1977 Tommy Vigorito 326 65 0 21 504 916
1978 Tommy Vigorito 800 53 0 -14 83 922
1979 Greg Taylor 933 182 0 0 0 1115
1980 Tommy Vigorito 742 239 0 0 0 981
1981 Greg Taylor 102 418 0 44 164 728
1982 Antonio Rice 764 67 0 0 0 831
1983 Howard Petty 835 116 0 0 0 951
1984 Barry Word 603 75 0 0 351 1029
1985 Barry Word (led ACC) 1224 76 0 0 76 1376
1986 Chris Warren 380 162 0 136 768 1446
1987 Marcus Wilson 692 134 0 0 212 1038
1988 Tim Finkelston 0 346 0 177 324 847
1989 Marcus Wilson 1098 161 0 0 284 1543
1990 Terry Kirby 1020 324 0 0 9 1353
1991 Terry Kirby 887 406 0 0 0 1293
1992 Terry Kirby (led ACC) 1130 241 0 0 1 1372
1993 Jerrod Washington 871 72 0 54 253 1250
1994 Tiki Barber 591 126 0 181 118 1016
1995 Tiki Barber (led ACC) 1397 216 0 272 21 1906
1996 Tiki Barber (led ACC) 1360 258 0 241 0 1859
1997 Terrence Wilkins -2 506 0 94 441 1039
1998 Thomas Jones 1303 179 0 13 27 1522
1999 Thomas Jones (led ACC) 1798 239 0 17 0 2054
2000 Antwoine Womack 1028 81 0 0 97 1206
2001 Alvin Pearman 371 283 0 247 266 1167
2002 Wali Lundy 826 435 0 0 409 1670
2003 Alvin Pearman 643 518 0 38 128 1327
2004 Alvin Pearman (led ACC) 1037 402 0 314 185 1938
2005 Cedric Peerman 237 14 0 0 542 793
2006 Jason Snelling 772 282 0 0 0 1054
2007 Mikell Simpson 570 402 0 0 57 1029
2008 Cedric Peerman 774 193 0 0 108 1075
2009 Rashawn Jackson 461 222 0 0 13 696
2010 Perry Jones* 646 224 0 45 191 1106
2011 Perry Jones* 915 506 0 47 0 1468
* indicates active player

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