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Leaders Table
Rank Player Rt Years Tm
1Brian Mitchell6071990-20033TM
2Allen Rossum5141998-20096TM
3Dante Hall4262000-20082TM
Josh Cribbs4262005-20143TM
5Mel Gray4211986-19974TM
6Glyn Milburn4071993-20014TM
7Michael Bates3731993-20036TM
8Desmond Howard3591992-20025TM
9Darren Sproles3312005-20163TM
10Kevin Williams3221993-20004TM
11Leon Washington2922006-20144TM
12Ted Ginn2912007-20164TM
13Tyrone Hughes2831993-19983TM
14Eric Metcalf2801989-20027TM
Devin Hester2802006-20163TM
16Ron Smith2751965-19745TM
17Chris Carr2562005-20135TM
18Dave Meggett2521989-19983TM
19Eddie Drummond2502002-20072TM
Dexter Carter2501990-19962TM
21Michael Lewis2482001-20072TM
22Bruce Harper2431977-1984nyj
23Corey Harris2381992-20036TM
24Clarence Verdin2371986-19943TM
25Vai Sikahema2351986-19933TM
26Rock Cartwright2312002-20112TM
27Chad Morton2292000-20064TM
28Tamarick Vanover2261995-20022TM
29Terrence Wilkins2231999-20062TM
30Rod Woodson+2201987-20034TM
31Charlie Rogers2171999-20033TM
32Herschel Walker2151986-19974TM
33Maurice Hicks2142004-20082TM
34Jermaine Lewis2121996-20043TM
35Reggie Swinton2082001-20053TM
36Terrence McGee2072003-2012buf
37Andre' Davis2052002-20094TM
38Tim Dwight2031998-20075TM
39Ron Brown1991984-19912TM
40David Dunn1981995-20014TM
41Brandon Tate1962009-20163TM
42Steve Odom1941974-19792TM
43Abe Woodson1931958-19662TM
Andre Coleman1931994-19983TM
45Dennis Gentry1921982-1992chi
46Al Carmichael1911953-19612TM
47Ronney Jenkins1902000-20032TM
48Larry Anderson1891978-19842TM
Qadry Ismail1891993-20025TM
Dick James1891956-19653TM
51Dwight Stone1861987-20003TM
Josh Scobey1862003-20073TM
53Timmy Brown1841959-19683TM
54Jacoby Jones1832007-20154TM
Wes Welker1832004-20155TM
56Kevin Faulk1811999-2011nwe
57Speedy Duncan1801964-19742TM
58Stump Mitchell1771981-1989crd
59Steve Broussard1751990-19983TM
Mike Nelms1751980-1984was
61Bobby Joe Edmonds1731986-19953TM
62Drew Hill1721979-19933TM
63Stefan Logan1712009-20122TM
64Aaron Stecker1702000-20093TM
Alvin Haymond1701964-19735TM
66Nate Lewis1691990-19952TM
67Fulton Walker1671981-19862TM
68LaRod Stephens-Howling1642009-20132TM
69Darrin Nelson1631982-19922TM
70Vaughn Hebron1581993-19982TM
Bobby Jancik1581962-1967oti
72Eddie Payton1561977-19824TM
Derrick Mason1561997-20114TM
74Deion Sanders+1551989-20055TM
75Carl Garrett1541969-19774TM
Carl Roaches1541980-19852TM
77Kermit Alexander1531963-19733TM
Aaron Bailey1531994-1998clt
Eric Weems1532007-20162TM
80Justin Miller1522005-20123TM
Bruce Laird1521972-19832TM
Percy Harvin1522009-20154TM
83Dino Hall1511979-1983cle
MarTay Jenkins1511999-2002crd
85Donnie Elder1501985-19915TM
86Albert Bentley1491985-19922TM
87Stanford Jennings1481984-19923TM
88B.J. Sams1472004-20082TM
Dominic Rhodes1472001-20102TM
Roell Preston1471995-19995TM
Bethel Johnson1472003-20062TM
92Danny Amendola1462009-20162TM
Tremain Mack1461997-2000cin
94Jerious Norwood1452006-20112TM
David Palmer1451994-2000min
96Ollie Matson+1431952-19664TM
Tony Horne1431998-2000ram
Gary Anderson1431985-19933TM
99Ellis Hobbs1412005-20102TM
100Joe Arenas1391951-1957sfo
101Larry Marshall1381972-19784TM
102Woodley Lewis1371950-19603TM
103Vernon Turner1341990-19954TM
Marc Mariani1342010-20162TM
Clarence Childs1341964-19682TM
106Cannonball Butler1331965-19723TM
Jamie Holland1331987-19923TM
108James Brooks1321981-19924TM
Bill Butler1321959-19644TM
Cleo Montgomery1321980-19853TM
111Bo Roberson1301961-19664TM
Maurice Morris1302002-20112TM
Bobby Humphery1301984-19902TM
114Danieal Manning1292006-20142TM
Vic Washington1291971-19763TM
116Zachary Dixon1281979-19845TM
Alvin Hall1281981-1987det
J.J. Moses1282002-20053TM
119James Owens1271979-19842TM
120Jon Arnett1261957-19662TM
121Rich Mauti1251977-19842TM
Buddy Young1251947-19554TM
123James Thrash1241997-20082TM
124Billy Johnson1231974-19883TM
Brock Marion1231993-20043TM
126Willie Ponder1222003-20063TM
Glenn Holt1222006-2008cin
128Abner Haynes1211960-19674TM
Leon Johnson1211997-20033TM
Terry Metcalf1211973-19812TM
Courtney Roby1212005-20144TM
132Herb Adderley+1201961-19722TM
133Fred McAfee1191991-20064TM
Adam Jones1192005-20163TM
Brandon Banks1192010-2012was
Jerry Azumah1191999-2005chi
137Bernard Jackson1181972-19803TM
138Randy Baldwin1171991-19964TM
Brandon Bennett1171998-20042TM
Dick Christy1171958-19633TM
Troy Walters1172000-20074TM
142Stephen Starring1151983-19883TM
Aaron Glenn1151994-20085TM
Eric Ball1151989-19952TM
Johnny Bailey1151990-19953TM
146J.J. Arrington1142005-2008crd
Cordarrelle Patterson1142013-2016min
Preston Pearson1141967-19803TM
149Dave Hampton1131969-19763TM
Glen Young1131983-19882TM
151Brad Smith1122006-20143TM
Robbie Martin1121981-19862TM
153Terry Fair1111998-20053TM
Mercury Morris1111969-19762TM
David Patten1111997-20085TM
Lou Piccone1111974-19822TM
157Quintin Demps1102008-20164TM
Dave Grayson1101961-19702TM
159Keith Moody1091976-19802TM
Rocket Ismail1091993-20013TM
161Cecil Turner1081968-1973chi
Ken Jenkins1081983-19862TM
163Kenny Bynum1071997-2000sdg
Terance Mathis1071990-20023TM
Walter Roberts1071964-19703TM
Micheal Spurlock1072006-20148TM
Marcus Thigpen1072012-20154TM
168Greg Pruitt1061973-19842TM
169Aveion Cason1052001-20083TM
170Ken Bell1041986-1989den
Gary Davis1041976-19812TM
Floyd Little+1041967-1975den
Darius Reynaud1042008-20134TM
Thomas Sanders1041985-19912TM
175Jon Vaughn1031991-19943TM
Darrick Vaughn1032000-20032TM
Howard Stevens1031973-19772TM
178Steve Breaston1022007-20122TM
Willie Drewrey1021985-19932TM
Dwayne Harris1022011-20162TM
Rickie Harris1021965-19722TM
Bobby Mitchell+1021958-19682TM
Travis Williams1021967-19712TM
184Tom Watkins1011961-19683TM
Al Nelson1011965-1973phi
Terry Kirby1011993-20024TM
Herman Hunter1011985-19873TM
James Dixon1011989-1991dal
189Sammy Martin1001988-19912TM
Josh Wilson1002007-20155TM
191Clint Jones991967-19732TM
Lionel James991984-1988sdg
Arlen Harris992003-20062TM
194Jo-Jo Townsell981985-1990nyj
Tyson Thompson982005-2007dal
Steve Smith982001-20162TM
Napoleon Kaufman981995-2000rai
198Willard Harrell971975-19842TM
Chris Watson971999-20022TM
200Artie Owens961976-19803TM
Eric Moulds961996-20073TM
Lorenzo Hampton961985-1989mia
203Reidel Anthony951997-2001tam
Pervis Atkins951961-19663TM
Leodis McKelvin952008-20162TM
Michael Morton951982-19873TM
George Taliaferro951949-19555TM
Rick Upchurch951975-1983den
209Jerry LeVias941969-19742TM
210Eddie Saenz931946-1951was
Travis Minor932001-20082TM
212Lynn Chandnois921950-1956pit
O.J. McDuffie921993-2000mia
Sylvester Stamps921984-19892TM
Charles Wilson921990-19953TM
216Chris Warren911990-20003TM
Gale Sayers+911965-1971chi
Gerald McNeil911986-19902TM
Mike Goodson912009-20133TM
220Deji Karim902010-20133TM
221Walter Stanley891985-19925TM
Miles Austin892006-20153TM
Brian Baschnagel891976-1984chi
Chris Cole892000-2003den
Najeh Davenport892002-20083TM
Larry Garron891960-1968nwe
Roy Green891979-19922TM
Marc Logan891987-19974TM
Irving Spikes891994-1997mia
230Dave Williams881977-19812TM
231Ladell Betts872002-20102TM
Troy Brown871993-2007nwe
Larry Brunson871974-19803TM
Wally Henry871977-1982phi
Felix Jones872008-20132TM
Dexter Wynn872004-20083TM
237Charley Warner861963-19662TM
Doug Gabriel862003-20062TM
239Yamon Figurs852007-20105TM
Nesby Glasgow851979-19922TM
Mel Renfro+851964-1977dal
Charlie West851968-19793TM
243Wallace Francis841973-19812TM
Chuck Levy841994-19982TM
Randall Morris841984-19882TM
Koren Robinson842001-20083TM
247Pierre Thomas832007-20153TM
Hugh McElhenny+831952-19644TM
Billy Grimes831949-19522TM
Darryl Clack831986-1989dal
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