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NFL History - Top 250 Reception Leaders


NFL Career Leaders: Passing Leaders - Rushing Leaders - Receiving Leaders

Below is a table of the top 250 NFL reception leaders of all-time. Also, check out the all-time leaders in career receiving yardage.

[Stats are updated through the 2020 NFL regular season and via Pro Football Reference.]

Franchise all-time statistical leaders:

RankPlayerReceptions
1Jerry Rice 1549
2Larry Fitzgerald1432
3Tony Gonzalez1325
4Jason Witten1228
5Marvin Harrison1102
6Cris Carter 1101
7Tim Brown1094
8Terrell Owens1078
9Anquan Boldin1076
10Reggie Wayne1070
11Andre Johnson 1062
12Steve Smith1031
13Isaac Bruce1024
14Hines Ward 1000
15Randy Moss982
16Brandon Marshall970
17Antonio Gates955
18Andre Reed951
19Derrick Mason943
20Art Monk940
21Torry Holt920
22Wes Welker903
23Antonio Brown 886
24Keenan McCardell883
25Jimmy Smith862
26Muhsin Muhammad860
27Irving Fryar851
28Rod Smith849
29Julio Jones 848
30Larry Centers827
31Steve Largent819
32Shannon Sharpe815
33Henry Ellard814
Keyshawn Johnson814
35Roddy White808
36Marshall Faulk767
37Chad Johnson 766
38James Lofton764
Eric Moulds764
40Michael Irvin750
Charlie Joiner750
42DeAndre Hopkins747
43Donald Driver743
Andre Rison743
45Greg Olsen742
46Santana Moss732
47Calvin Johnson 731
48Demaryius Thomas724
49Marques Colston711
50Joey Galloway701
51Gary Clark699
Jimmy Graham699
53Golden Tate695
54Terance Mathis689
55Laveranues Coles674
56Herman Moore670
57Ricky Proehl669
58Amani Toomer668
59Ozzie Newsome662
Emmanuel Sanders 662
61Bobby Engram650
62A.J. Green649
Charley Taylor649
64Michael Crabtree637
65Jarvis Landry 636
66Drew Hill634
67Don Maynard633
68Raymond Berry 631
69Pierre Garcon628
Rob Moore628
71T.J. Houshmandzadeh627
72Keenan Allen 624
Johnnie Morton624
LaDainian Tomlinson624
75Julian Edelman620
76Jordy Nelson613
77DeSean Jackson612
Travis Kelce612
79Keith Byars 610
80T.Y. Hilton608
81Joe Horn603
82Anthony Miller595
Sterling Sharpe595
84Curtis Conway594
85Danny Amendola593
Terry Glenn593
Tony Martin 593
88Heath Miller592
89Harold Carmichael 590
90Fred Biletnikoff589
91Marcus Allen587
92Tiki Barber586
93Bill Brooks583
Vernon Davis 583
95Mark Clayton582
Ronnie Harmon 582
97Brian Blades581
98Wayne Chrebet580
99Harold Jackson579
100Ernest Givins571
Greg Jennings571
102Mark Carrier569
103Lionel Taylor567
104Roger Craig566
Rob Gronkowski 566
106Ed McCaffrey565
107Randall Cobb563
Webster Slaughter563
109Zach Ertz561
110Wes Chandler559
Roy Green559
112Troy Brown557
Stanley Morgan557
114Matt Forte 554
115Plaxico Burress553
Eric Martin 553
Darren Sproles 553
118Eddie Kennison548
119Jeremy Shockey547
Ben Watson547
121Davante Adams546
Ike Hilliard546
John Williams546
124J.T. Smith544
125Lance Alworth542
Jeff Graham542
127Eric Metcalf541
Kellen Winslow541
129Chris Chambers540
Vincent Jackson540
Carl Pickens540
132Marty Booker539
133Mike Wallace538
134Dwayne Bowe537
Dez Bryant537
John Stallworth537
137Haywood Jeffires535
138Mike Evans532
139Brett Perriman525
Robert Woods525
141Jerricho Cotchery524
142Bobby Mitchell 521
143Deion Branch518
LeSean McCoy518
145Al Toon517
146Emmitt Smith 515
147Jeremy Maclin514
148Earnest Byner512
Herschel Walker512
150Mark Duper511
151Warrick Dunn510
Nat Moore510
Michael Thomas510
154Frank Sanders 507
155Dwight Clark506
156Dallas Clark505
Jared Cook505
Frank Wycheck505
159Delanie Walker504
160Billy Howton 503
161Cliff Branch 501
162Ben Coates499
Todd Heap499
Darrell Jackson499
165Steve Jordan498
166Tommy McDonald495
Ahmad Rashad495
168Doug Baldwin 493
169Stefon Diggs492
Walter Payton492
171Tony Galbreath490
172Drew Pearson489
173Don Hutson 488
174Odell Beckham Jr.487
175Anthony Carter 486
176Frank Gore484
Curtis Martin 484
178Brandin Cooks483
Ricky Sanders 483
180Jackie Smith480
181Owen Daniels479
Tony Hill 479
Art Powell479
184Reggie Bush477
Antonio Freeman 477
186Alshon Jeffery475
187Boyd Dowler474
188Thurman Thomas472
189Shawn Jefferson470
190Kellen Winslow469
191Cole Beasley468
Pat Tilley468
193Ricky Watters467
194Mickey Shuler462
195Todd Christensen461
Steven Jackson461
197Quinn Early460
198Nate Washington458
199Nate Burleson457
Allen Robinson457
201Kyle Rudolph 453
202Pete Retzlaff 452
203Roy Jefferson451
204Jake Reed450
Wesley Walls450
206Amari Cooper449
207Haven Moses448
208Jabar Gaffney447
Reggie Rucker447
210Sean Dawkins445
211Brian Westbrook 442
212Keith Jackson 441
213Eric Decker439
214Carroll Dale438
Wesley Walker438
216Martellus Bennett 433
Edgerrin James433
James Jones433
219Kevin Faulk431
James Wilder431
221Chris Cooley429
222Michael Haynes428
223Mike Ditka 427
Paul Warfield427
225Randy McMichael426
226Michael Pittman425
227Marvin Jones 423
228Bobby Joe Conrad422
Jay Novacek422
Mike Pritchard422
Bob Tucker422
232Ken Burrough421
Jerry Smith421
234Mohamed Sanu420
235Charlie Garner419
236Charle Young418
237Derrick Alexander417
Cris Collinsworth417
Brent Jones417
240Isaac Curtis416
Henry Marshall416
242Vance Johnson415
O.J. McDuffie415
244Ted Ginn Jr.412
245Reggie Langhorne411
246Charley Hennigan410
Otis Taylor410
248Eddie Royal408
Darnay Scott408
Rickey Young408

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