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Akeem Hunt (Orlando Apollos) lead the league in rushing after week 1 with 73 yards he picked up this past Saturday. Here are the top 5 rushers after week 1:

  1. Akeem Hunt (73 yards) – Orlando
  2. Jhurell Pressley (64 yards) – Arizona
  3. Trent Richardson (58 yards) – Birmingham
  4. Zac Stacy (58 yards) – Memphis
  5. Ja’Quan Gardner (55 yards) – San Diego

Trent Richardson rushed for two touchdowns on Sunday and currently is the only player with two rushing touchdowns in the league after week 1. Three other players had one rushing touchdown in week 1.

Trent Richardson lead the league in rushing attempts with 23 attempts in week 1. The next highest number of attempts was 18 (Jhurell Pressley).

Here is a recap of the games from week one (CLICK HERE).


Scott E