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Leaders Table
Rank Player Lng Year Tm
1Cordarrelle Patterson (22)1092013MIN
2Jacoby Jones (28)1082012BAL
Jacoby Jones (30)1082014BAL
Randall Cobb (21)1082011GNB
Knile Davis (21)1082013KAN
Ellis Hobbs (24)1082007NWE
David Johnson (23)1082015ARI
8Joe McKnight (23)1072011NYJ
Josh Huff (22)1072014PHI
10Roy Green (22)1061979STL
Brad Smith (25)1062009NYJ
Noland Smith (23)1061967KAN
Al Carmichael (27)1061956GNB
14Darius Reynaud (27)1052012TEN
Trindon Holliday (26)10520122TM
Percy Harvin (24)1052012MIN
Richard Goodman (24)1052011SDG
Mercury Morris (22)1051969MIA
Terry Fair (22)1051998DET
Stefan Logan (29)1052010DET
Trindon Holliday (27)1052013DEN
Timmy Brown (24)1051961PHI
Ollie Matson+ (26)1051956CRD
Travis Williams (25)1051971RAM
Abe Woodson (25)1051959SFO
Frank Seno (25)1051946CRD
Tyler Lockett (22)1052015SEA
Jon Arnett (26)1051961RAM
29Cordarrelle Patterson (25)1042016MIN
Ira Matthews (22)1041979OAK
Devin McCourty (25)1042012NWE
Allen Rossum (32)1042008SFO
Ken Hall (24)1041960HOU
Terrence McGee (23)1042004BUF
Percy Harvin (23)1042011MIN
Carl Ward (23)1041967CLE
Travis Williams (21)1041967GNB
Andre' Davis (28)1042007HOU
Aundrae Allison (21)1042007MIN
Ameer Abdullah (22)1042015DET
Buddy Young (27)1041953BAL
42Tony Horne (24)1032000STL
Keith Lincoln (23)1031962SDG
Spec Sanders (28)1031946NYY
Justin Miller (22)1032006NYJ
Lenny Lyles (22)1031958BAL
Josh Cribbs (26)1032009CLE
Darren Sproles (25)1032008SDG
Gale Sayers+ (24)1031967CHI
Brandon Tate (22)1032010NWE
David Reed (23)1032010BAL
Tommy Wilson (24)1031956RAM
Bob Gresham (25)1031973HOU
Abe Woodson (29)1031963SFO
George Hoey (24)1031971STL
Russ Craft (30)1031950PHI
Herb Adderley+ (23)1031962GNB
Terrence McGee (26)1032007BUF
59Tony Horne (22)1021998STL
Ted Ginn (26)1022011SFO
Charley Warner (25)1021965BUF
Leroy Bolden (26)1021958CLE
Johnny Knox (22)1022009CHI
Chris Polk (24)1022014PHI
C.J. Spiller (27)1022014BUF
Harold Hart (23)1021975OAK
Eric Weems (25)1022010ATL
LaRod Stephens-Howling (23)1022010ARI
Eric Guliford (27)1021997NOR
Curtis Brown (23)1021978BUF
Ron Jessie (23)1021971DET
Preston Pearson (23)1021968BAL
Larry Jones (23)1021974WAS
Alexander Wright (24)1021991DAL
Benny Cunningham (25)1022015STL
Mel Gray (33)1021994DET
Eric Bieniemy (28)1021997CIN
78Dave Hampton (23)1011970GNB
Tony Horne (23)1011999STL
Ollie Matson+ (28)1011958CRD
Don McCall (24)1011969PIT
Kealoha Pilares (23)1012011CAR
Jacoby Ford (24)1012011OAK
Billy Jefferson (23)1011941DET
Ted Ginn (24)1012009MIA
Percy Harvin (21)1012009MIN
Chris Williams (26)1012014CHI
Leon Burton (25)1011960NYT
Derrick Mason (27)1012001TEN
Deji Karim (25)1012012IND
Lance Rentzel (21)1011965MIN
Mel Gray (25)1011986NOR
Roell Preston (26)1011998GNB
Cotton Speyrer (24)1011973BAL
Wallace Francis (21)1011973BUF
Eric Metcalf (22)1011990CLE
Ike Thomas (23)1011971DAL
Amos Marsh (23)1011962DAL
Cordarrelle Patterson (24)1012015MIN
Rashad Ross (25)1012015WAS
Terry Kirby (27)1011997SFO
Brian Mitchell (30)1011998WAS
Leon Washington (28)1012010SEA
Jacoby Ford (23)1012010OAK
Raymond Clayborn (22)1011977NWE
James Owens (25)1011980SFO
Leon Johnson (23)1011997NYJ
108Jon Vaughn (22)1001992NWE
Emlen Tunnell+ (26)1001951NYG
Al Carmichael (26)1001955GNB
Larry Krause (22)1001970GNB
Mark Washington (22)1001970DAL
Michael Bates (29)1001999CAR
Nemiah Wilson (23)1001966DEN
Rod Smart (26)1002003CAR
Josh Scobey (23)1002003ARI
Dante Hall (24)1002003KAN
Reggie Swinton (27)1002002DAL
Quintin Demps (23)1002008PHI
Joe McKnight (24)1002012NYJ
Aundra Thompson (26)1001979GNB
Bill Bowman (22)1001954DET
Marqise Lee (24)1002016JAX
Mel Renfro+ (23)1001965DAL
Goldie Sellers (24)1001966DEN
Rock Cartwright (26)1002006WAS
Don Bingham (26)1001956CHI
Dennis Pearson (23)1001978ATL
Max Anderson (23)1001968BUF
Timmy Brown (26)1001963PHI
Ollie Matson+ (22)1001952CRD
Pat Studstill (23)1001961DET
Deion Sanders+ (24)1001991ATL
Dwayne Harris (27)1002015NYG
Clarence Childs (26)1001964NYG
Josh Cribbs (24)1002007CLE
John Gilliam (24)1001969STL
Art Baker (24)1001962BUF
Gerald McNeil (24)1001986CLE
Darrick Vaughn (21)1002000ATL
Aaron Craver (29)1001998NOR
Glenn Holt (23)1002007CIN
Maurice Jones-Drew (22)1002007JAX
144Knile Davis (22)992014KAN
LaRod Stephens-Howling (22)992009ARI
Deion Sanders+ (25)991992ATL
Jim Duncan (24)991970BAL
Eddie Payton (30)991981MIN
Tremain Mack (24)991999CIN
J.J. Arrington (23)992006ARI
Jalen Saunders (21)9920144TM
Steve Smith (22)992001CAR
Antwaan Randle El (23)992002PIT
Micheal Spurlock (29)9920122TM
Joe Scott (22)991948NYG
Dale Atkeson (23)991954WAS
Jordan Todman (26)992016IND
Willie Gault (25)991985CHI
Dave Grayson (24)991963KAN
Allen Carter (22)991975NWE
Eddie Drummond (24)992004DET
Willie Galimore (23)991958CHI
Tamarick Vanover (21)991995KAN
Tony Green (21)991978WAS
Chris Johnson (25)992005STL
Jerome Mathis (22)992005HOU
Terrence McGee (24)992005BUF
Gaston Green (24)991990RAM
Carver Shannon (25)991963RAM
Timmy Brown (25)991962PHI
Jon Vaughn (21)991991NWE
Andre Roberts (27)992015WAS
Tyrone Hughes (23)991993NOR
Ron Smith (24)991967ATL
Michael Bates (28)991998CAR
Wilbert Montgomery (22)991977PHI
Byron Hanspard (21)991997ATL
Joe Johnson (26)991989WAS
Bobby Morse (23)991989NOR
180Alvin Haymond (28)981970RAM
Alvis Whitted (25)981999JAX
Steve Van Buren+ (24)981945PHI
Aaron Stecker (28)982004NOR
Bobby Mitchell+ (23)981958CLE
Devin Hester (28)982011CHI
Will Blackwell (25)982000PIT
Jimmy Patton (21)981955NYG
Jon Arnett (22)981957RAM
J.D. Smith (23)981960OAK
Chad Morton (25)982002NYJ
Leodis McKelvin (23)982008BUF
Felix Jones (21)982008DAL
Leon Washington (30)982012SEA
Josh Huff (24)9820162TM
Ron Brown (24)981985RAM
Gary Anderson (24)981985SDG
MarTay Jenkins (25)982000ARI
Vic Washington (26)981972SFO
Stanford Jennings (26)981988CIN
Herb Adderley+ (24)981963GNB
Andy Uram (27)981942GNB
Alvin Haymond (26)981968PHI
Lem Barney+ (22)981968DET
Ned Mathews (25)981943DET
Dexter Carter (23)981991SFO
Ricky Smith (22)981982NWE
Tyrone Hughes (24)981994NOR
Abe Woodson (27)981961SFO
Marc Mariani (23)982010TEN
Eddie Payton (26)9819772TM
Horace Ivory (26)981980NWE
Drew Hill (23)981980RAM
Jeremy Ross (25)9820132TM
Leon Washington (25)982007NYJ
Allen Rossum (31)982007PIT
216Willie Shelby (23)971976CIN
Darren Lewis (23)971992CHI
Sylvester Stamps (26)971987ATL
Bobby Humphery (23)971984NYJ
Del Rodgers (24)971984GNB
Terrence Wilkins (24)971999IND
Dante Hall (25)972004KAN
Chuck Fenenbock (28)971946LAD
Tony Smith (23)971993ATL
George McAfee+ (23)971941CHI
Jamaal Charles (22)972009KAN
Courtney Roby (26)972009NOR
Thomas Henderson (22)971975DAL
Tamarick Vanover (22)971996KAN
Derrick Witherspoon (25)971996PHI
David Wilson (21)972012NYG
Clifton Smith (23)972008TAM
Maurice Morris (22)972002SEA
Michael Lewis (30)972002NOR
Adam Jones (30)972014CIN
Sammie Stroughter (23)972009TAM
Lenny Lyles (24)971960SFO
Boyce Green (26)971986KAN
Abe Karnofsky (23)971946BOS
Wally Triplett (24)971950DET
Vitamin Smith (26)971950RAM
Carl Roaches (29)971983HOU
Bosh Pritchard (22)9719422TM
Herb Mul-Key (23)971973WAS
Steve Van Buren+ (23)971944PHI
Eric Moulds (23)971996BUF
Don Shy (27)971973STL
Marc Logan (24)971989MIA
James Jefferson (25)971989SEA
Kevin Williams (25)9720002TM
Tremain Mack (23)971998CIN
Patrick Johnson (22)971998BAL
Cassius Vaughn (22)972010DEN
Brad Smith (26)972010NYJ
Devin Hester (24)972007CHI
Will Blackwell (22)971997PIT
Brian Mitchell (29)971997WAS
James Dixon (22)971989DAL
Tim Brown+ (22)971988RAI
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