NFL Career Games Started Leaders

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Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rank Player GS Years Tm
1Brett Favre+2981991-20104TM
2Bruce Matthews+2931983-2001oti
3Jerry Rice+2841985-20043TM
4Jim Marshall2701960-19792TM
5Bruce Smith+2671985-20032TM
6Peyton Manning2651998-20152TM
7Darrell Green+2581983-2002was
8Tony Gonzalez2541997-20132TM
9Charles Woodson2511998-20152TM
Mike Kenn2511978-1994atl
Lomas Brown2511985-20025TM
12Clay Matthews2481978-19962TM
13Junior Seau+2431990-20093TM
14London Fletcher2401998-20133TM
Dan Marino+2401983-1999mia
Mick Tingelhoff+2401962-1978min
17Fran Tarkenton+2391961-19782TM
18Kevin Mawae2381994-20093TM
19Eugene Robinson2321985-20004TM
Ronde Barber2321997-2012tam
21John Elway+2311983-1998den
Tom Brady2312000-2016nwe
23Rod Woodson+2291987-20034TM
24Reggie White+2281985-20003TM
Ray Donaldson2281980-19963TM
Drew Brees2282001-20162TM
27Ray Lewis2271996-2012rav
28Jeff Van Note2261969-1986atl
29Rickey Jackson+2251981-19952TM
30Stan Brock2231980-19952TM
Julius Peppers2232002-20163TM
Will Shields+2231993-2006kan
33Bill Romanowski2221988-20034TM
34Brian Dawkins2211996-20112TM
Derrick Brooks+2211995-2008tam
36Randall McDaniel+2201988-20012TM
37Emmitt Smith+2191990-20042TM
Kevin Carter2191995-20084TM
39Andre Reed+2171985-20002TM
Justin Smith2172001-20142TM
Mike Webster+2171974-19902TM
42Takeo Spikes2151998-20125TM
Alan Page+2151967-19812TM
44Vinny Testaverde2141987-20077TM
Eric Allen2141988-20013TM
46Lawyer Milloy2131996-20104TM
Chris Doleman+2131985-19993TM
48Bruce Armstrong2121987-2000nwe
Champ Bailey2121999-20132TM
James Lofton+2121978-19935TM
51Jackie Slater+2111976-1995ram
Charlie Joiner+2111969-19863TM
53Ed White2101969-19852TM
54Cris Carter+2091987-20023TM
Carl Eller+2091964-19792TM
Brad Meester2092000-2013jax
Jason Witten2092003-2016dal
58Bryant Young2081994-2007sfo
Irving Fryar2081984-20004TM
60Aeneas Williams+2071991-20042TM
Gene Upshaw+2071967-1981rai
62Steve Wisniewski2061989-2001rai
63Ray Brown2051986-20054TM
Wayne Gandy2051994-20084TM
Michael Strahan+2051993-2007nyg
66Ted Washington2041991-20077TM
Cornelius Bennett2041987-20003TM
68Dave Brown2031975-19893TM
Too Tall Jones2031974-1989dal
Warren Moon+2031984-20004TM
Dominic Raiola2032001-2014det
72Jeff Saturday2021999-20122TM
Tim Brown+2021988-20042TM
74Isaac Bruce2011994-20092TM
Alan Faneca2011998-20103TM
James Hasty2011988-20013TM
Terrell Owens2011996-20105TM
78Casey Wiegmann2001997-20114TM
Troy Vincent2001992-20064TM
Hardy Nickerson2001987-20024TM
Jimmy Johnson+2001961-1976sfo
82Henry Ellard1991983-19983TM
Mo Lewis1991991-2003nyj
Randy Rasmussen1991967-1981nyj
Jason Taylor1991997-20113TM
Henry Thomas1991987-20003TM
87Reggie Wayne1972001-2014clt
Steve Largent+1971976-1989sea
James Farrior1971997-20112TM
Larry Allen+1971994-20072TM
91Raymond Clayborn1961977-19912TM
Larry Fitzgerald1962004-2016crd
Bob Lilly+1961961-1974dal
Russ Washington1961968-1982sdg
Reggie Williams1961976-1989cin
96Lyle Alzado1951971-19853TM
Jerry Fontenot1951989-20043TM
Eli Manning1952004-2016nyg
Todd McClure1952000-2012atl
Max Montoya1951979-19942TM
Terence Newman1952003-20163TM
Doug Wilkerson1951970-19842TM
103Flozell Adams1941998-20102TM
Anquan Boldin1942003-20164TM
Doug Dieken1941971-1984cle
Art Monk+1941980-19953TM
Steve Smith1942001-20162TM
108Kevin Williams1932003-20153TM
Ken Riley1931969-1983cin
Randy Moss1931998-20125TM
Keith Brooking1931998-20123TM
Drew Bledsoe1931993-20063TM
113Eugene Daniel1921984-19972TM
Ted Hendricks+1921969-19833TM
Jon Runyan1921996-20093TM
116Jeff Backus1912001-2012det
Elvin Bethea+1911968-1983oti
Dave Butz1911973-19882TM
John Lynch1911993-20072TM
Ozzie Newsome+1911978-1990cle
Kevin Ross1911984-19973TM
Will Wolford1911986-19983TM
123Hines Ward1901998-2011pit
124Mel Blount+1891970-1983pit
Ty Law1891995-20094TM
Ronnie Lott+1891981-19943TM
Willie Roaf+1891993-20052TM
Luis Sharpe1891982-1994crd
Jessie Tuggle1891987-2000atl
130Marvin Harrison+1881996-2008clt
Brad Hopkins1881993-2005oti
Pete Kendall1881996-20084TM
Albert Lewis1881983-19982TM
Muhsin Muhammad1881996-20092TM
Tom Nalen1881994-2007den
Ken Norton1881988-20002TM
Warren Sapp+1881995-20072TM
138Matt Birk1871998-20122TM
Tim Irwin1871981-19943TM
Harold Jackson1871968-19835TM
Olin Kreutz1871998-20112TM
Tim McDonald1871987-19992TM
Darryl Talley1871983-19963TM
Jack Youngblood+1871971-1984ram
145Andre Johnson1862003-20163TM
146Marco Coleman1851992-20056TM
Ryan Pickett1852001-20143TM
John Randle+1851990-20032TM
Clyde Simmons1851986-20005TM
Todd Steussie1851994-20074TM
Johnny Unitas+1851956-19732TM
152Willie Anderson1841996-20082TM
Carl Hairston1841976-19903TM
Willie McGinest1841994-20082TM
Raleigh McKenzie1841985-20004TM
Anthony Munoz+1841980-1992cin
Walter Payton+1841975-1987chi
Gary Zimmerman+1841986-19972TM
159Dan Alexander1831977-1989nyj
Paul Gruber1831988-1999tam
John Hannah+1831973-1985nwe
Richmond Webb1831990-20022TM
163Antonio Gates1822003-2016sdg
Tom Rafferty1821976-1989dal
Darren Sharper1821997-20103TM
Mark Stepnoski1821989-20012TM
Zach Thomas1821996-20082TM
Dan Wilkinson1821994-20064TM
169Jared Allen1812004-20154TM
Ruben Brown1811995-20072TM
Dermontti Dawson+1811988-2000pit
Daryl Smith1812004-20163TM
Don Warren1811979-1992was
174Kerry Collins1801995-20116TM
Randy Cross1801976-1988sfo
Donnie Edwards1801996-20082TM
Jim Hart1801966-19842TM
Walter Jones+1801997-2008sea
Charlie Krueger1801959-1973sfo
Stanley Morgan1801977-19902TM
Ron Yary+1801968-19822TM
Brian Urlacher1802000-2012chi
Lawrence Taylor+1801981-1993nyg
Ben Roethlisberger1802004-2016pit
Nate Newton1801986-19992TM
186Joe Devlin1791976-1989buf
Kevin Gogan1791987-20005TM
Bill Thompson1791969-1981den
189Brent Alexander1781994-20054TM
Barney Chavous1781973-1985den
Leslie O'Neal1781986-19993TM
192Terrell Suggs1772003-2016rav
Roman Phifer1771991-20054TM
Tom Jackson1771973-1986den
Sam Adams1771994-20076TM
196Roberto Garza1762001-20142TM
Aaron Glenn1761994-20085TM
Jacob Green1761980-19922TM
Kevin Greene+1761985-19994TM
Bob Kuechenberg1761970-1983mia
Jonathan Ogden+1761996-2007rav
Jim Sweeney1761984-19993TM
Bob Whitfield1761992-20063TM
204John Abraham1752000-20143TM
Grady Alderman1751960-19742TM
Kyle Brady1751995-20073TM
Karlos Dansby1752004-20164TM
Joe DeLamielleure+1751973-19852TM
Joey Galloway1751995-20105TM
Kevin Glover1751985-19992TM
Dave Krieg1751980-19986TM
Len Rohde1751960-1974sfo
Vince Wilfork1752004-20162TM
214Ray Crockett1741989-20023TM
Walt Harris1741996-20084TM
Tony Jones1741988-20003TM
217Gregg Bingham1731973-1984oti
Boomer Esiason1731984-19973TM
Lee Roy Jordan1731963-1976dal
Sam Mills1731986-19972TM
Guy Morriss1731973-19872TM
Antoine Winfield1731999-20122TM
223Ken Anderson1721971-1986cin
Joe Greene+1721969-1981pit
Chris Hinton1721983-19953TM
Seth Joyner1721986-19984TM
Philip Rivers1722004-2016sdg
Mike Singletary+1721981-1992chi
Mike Wilson1721978-19892TM
Adam Timmerman1721995-20062TM
231Carnell Lake1711989-20013TM
Cornell Green1711962-1974dal
Dan Fouts+1711973-1987sdg
Joe Ferguson1711973-19904TM
Howard Cross1711989-2001nyg
Dave Lutz1711983-19952TM
Steve McMichael1711980-19943TM
Steve Nelson1711974-1987nwe
Joey Porter1711999-20113TM
Jack Rudnay1711970-1982kan
Dave Szott1711990-20033TM
Dewayne Washington1711994-20054TM
243Chris Gray1701993-20073TM
Carson Palmer1702004-20163TM
Bryan Robinson1701997-20105TM
Dennis Smith1701981-1994den
Everson Walls1701981-19933TM
DeMarcus Ware1702005-20162TM
Brian Waters1702000-20133TM
Lance Briggs1702003-2014chi
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