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Leaders Table
Rank Player Ret Year Tm
1Danny Reece (24)701979TAM
2Fulton Walker (27)6219852TM
3Desmond Howard (26)581996GNB
Dexter McCluster (25)582013KAN
Leo Lewis (31)581988MIN
J.T. Smith (23)581979KAN
Nate Burleson (26)582007SEA
Greg Pruitt (32)581983RAI
9Lew Barnes (23)571986CHI
Jermaine Lewis (24)571999BAL
Danny Reece (25)571980TAM
Jeff Fisher (26)571984CHI
Eddie Brown (25)571977WAS
14Eddie Brown (27)561979RAM
15B.J. Sams (23)552004BAL
Steve Smith (23)552002CAR
17Rolland Lawrence (25)541976ATL
Gary Allen (24)541984DAL
James Jones (21)541980DAL
Wally Henry (26)541981PHI
21Alvin Haymond (28)531970RAM
Larry Jones (24)531975WAS
Rod Harris (24)531991PHI
Todd Kinchen (26)531995STL
Phil McConkey (28)531985NYG
Greg Pruitt (33)531984RAI
Louis Lipps (22)531984PIT
28Jackie Wallace (27)521978RAM
Dave Meggett (30)521996NWE
Winslow Oliver (23)521996CAR
Robbie Martin (22)521981DET
Leon Bright (26)521981NYG
Todd Kinchen (28)521997ATL
34Butch Johnson (24)511978DAL
Derrick Mason (26)512000TEN
Mark Jones (24)512005TAM
Golden Tate (25)512013SEA
Patrick Peterson (22)512012ARI
Brandon Tate (23)512011CIN
Tamarick Vanover (21)511995KAN
Tamarick Vanover (25)511999KAN
Leon Johnson (23)511997NYJ
Rick Upchurch (25)511977DEN
Rolland Lawrence (26)511977ATL
45J.T. Smith (25)501981KAN
DeSean Jackson (21)502008PHI
Butch Johnson (23)501977DAL
48Alvin Pearman (23)492005JAX
Fulton Walker (28)491986RAI
Tim Brown (22)491988RAI
Jacoby Jones (27)492011HOU
Mike Nelms (29)491984WAS
Gerald McNeil (27)491989CLE
54Neal Colzie (21)481975OAK
Kevin Miller (23)481978MIN
Trindon Holliday (26)4820122TM
Andre Hastings (24)481995PIT
Mike Nelms (25)481980WAS
Ira Matthews (23)481980OAK
Jeremy Kerley (26)482015NYJ
Eddie Brown (24)481976WAS
62Neal Colzie (24)471978OAK
Chad Morton (28)472005NYG
Carl Roaches (26)471980HOU
Devin Hester (23)472006CHI
R.W. McQuarters (21)471998SFO
Amani Toomer (22)471997NYG
Glyn Milburn (26)471997DET
Eric Guliford (27)471997NOR
Manfred Moore (26)471977MIN
71Rodger Bird (24)461967OAK
LeRoy Irvin (23)461981RAM
Marc Mariani (24)462011TEN
Mike Fuller (26)461979SDG
Billy Johnson (31)461983ATL
Phil McConkey (27)461984NYG
Dave Meggett (23)461989NYG
Brian Mitchell (34)462002PHI
Karl Williams (26)461997TAM
Larry Marshall (27)461977PHI
81Lamont Brightful (24)452003BAL
Antwaan Randle El (24)452003PIT
Brian Mitchell (23)451991WAS
Mike Nelms (26)451981WAS
Antonio Chatman (26)452005GNB
Theo Bell (25)451979PIT
Dave Meggett (29)451995NWE
Dana McLemore (24)451984SFO
Dave Meggett (31)451997NWE
Eric Metcalf (29)451997SDG
Mike Haynes (23)451976NWE
Butch Johnson (22)451976DAL
Desmond Howard (28)451998OAK
94Patrick Peterson (21)442011ARI
Kelvin Martin (23)441988DAL
John Taylor (26)441988SFO
Steve Smith (24)442003CAR
Johnnie Lee Higgins (25)442008OAK
Antwaan Randle El (26)442005PIT
R.W. McQuarters (27)442004CHI
Danny Reece (23)441978TAM
Eric Metcalf (24)441992CLE
Nesby Glasgow (22)441979BAL
Michael Lewis (35)442007SFO
Michael Lewis (30)442002NOR
Leo Lewis (32)441989MIN
Brian Mitchell (30)441998WAS
Winslow Oliver (25)441998CAR
Roell Preston (26)441998GNB
Vai Sikahema (25)441987STL
Chris Watson (22)441999DEN
Az-Zahir Hakim (22)441999STL
Tiki Barber (24)441999NYG
114Patrick Robinson (23)431993CIN
Vai Sikahema (24)431986STL
Pete Mandley (25)431986DET
Jeff Fisher (23)431981CHI
Wes Welker (24)432005MIA
Wes Welker (23)4320042TM
Bruce Taylor (22)431970SFO
Eric Guliford (25)431995CAR
Paul Skansi (22)431983PIT
Karl Williams (31)432002TAM
Donnie Walker (23)431974BUF
Dave Meggett (24)431990NYG
Reggie Barlow (25)431998JAX
Eric Metcalf (30)431998ARI
Garcia Lane (23)431985KAN
Evan Cooper (23)431985PHI
130Stump Mitchell (22)421981STL
Dante Hall (26)422005KAN
Reggie Swinton (30)422005ARI
Antwaan Randle El (25)422004PIT
Karl Williams (33)422004ARI
Tony Green (21)421978WAS
Virgil Livers (23)421975CHI
Kelvin Martin (27)421992DAL
Gerald Willhite (27)421986DEN
Rod Woodson (28)421993PIT
R.W. McQuarters (30)422007NYG
Dewell Brewer (24)421994IND
Phil McConkey (30)421987NYG
Jermaine Lewis (26)422001BAL
Robb Riddick (26)421983BUF
LeRoy Irvin (22)421980RAM
Darrien Gordon (28)421999OAK
Steve Breaston (24)422007ARI
Devin Hester (24)422007CHI
149Will Lewis (22)411980SEA
Terrence Wilkins (24)411999IND
Willie Drewrey (30)411993HOU
Leon Washington (29)412011SEA
Leon Washington (30)412012SEA
Wade Manning (26)411981DEN
Kelvin Martin (31)411996DAL
Tramon Williams (27)412010GNB
Mark Clayton (22)411983MIA
Alvin Haymond (23)411965BAL
Neal Colzie (22)411976OAK
Ron Smith (31)411974OAK
Lynn Swann (22)411974PIT
Glyn Milburn (23)411994DEN
Patrick Robinson (24)411994ARI
Charles Woodson (29)412006GNB
Wes Welker (25)412006MIA
George Atkinson (26)411973OAK
167Brian Mitchell (31)401999WAS
Tim Brown (27)401993RAI
Glyn Milburn (22)401993DEN
Phil McConkey (31)401988NYG
Gerald McNeil (24)401986CLE
Devin Hester (29)402012CHI
Alvin Haymond (24)401966BAL
Danny Amendola (24)402010STL
Billy Johnson (23)401975HOU
Vai Sikahema (30)401992PHI
Quan Cosby (26)402009CIN
J.T. Smith (24)401980KAN
Tyler Lockett (22)402015SEA
Darrien Gordon (26)401997DEN
Kevin Williams (26)401997ARI
Eddie Kennison (25)401998STL
Jeff Sydner (24)401994PHI
Robert Brooks (24)401994GNB
Tim Brown (28)401994RAI
Arnold Jackson (24)402001ARI
Dennis McKinnon (26)401987CHI
Ray Brown (24)401973ATL
Evan Cooper (22)401984PHI
Robbie Martin (26)401985IND
191Keshawn Martin (23)392013HOU
Antwaan Randle El (29)392008WAS
Mark Jones (27)392008CAR
Allen Rossum (27)392003ATL
Carl Roaches (27)391981HOU
Tiki Barber (25)392000NYG
Troy Brown (29)392000NWE
Mike Fuller (25)391978SDG
Javier Arenas (22)392010KAN
Greg Camarillo (28)392010MIN
Jacoby Jones (25)392009HOU
Charlie West (23)391969MIN
Darren Sproles (31)392014PHI
Theo Bell (22)391976PIT
Howard Stevens (26)391976BAL
Rick Upchurch (24)391976DEN
Rod Woodson (29)391994PIT
Kevin Williams (23)391994DAL
Antwaan Randle El (27)392006WAS
J.T. Smith (28)391984KAN
Jeff Groth (26)391983NOR
Dino Hall (27)391983CLE
Brian Mitchell (33)392001PHI
Eric Metcalf (27)391995ATL
215Gerald McNeil (26)381988CLE
Irving Fryar (25)381988NWE
Ted Ginn (26)382011SFO
Keith Moody (26)381979BUF
Reggie Barlow (26)381999JAX
Troy Brown (28)381999NWE
Don Griffin (22)381986SFO
Josh Cribbs (29)382012CLE
Willie Drewrey (28)381991TAM
Eddie Payton (30)381981MIN
Brandon Banks (22)382010WAS
Dale Carter (22)381992KAN
Steve Breaston (26)382009ARI
Josh Cribbs (26)382009CLE
Dedric Ward (24)381999NYJ
Damon Gibson (26)382001JAX
Tiki Barber (26)382001NYG
Brian Mitchell (29)381997WAS
Billy Johnson (24)381976HOU
Roscoe Word (22)381974NYJ
Rod Woodson (25)381990PIT
Cliff Hicks (30)381994NYJ
Dexter Carter (26)381994SFO
Stump Mitchell (25)381984STL
Dana McLemore (25)381985SFO
Darren Sproles (32)382015PHI
Ricky Smith (23)381983NWE
Mike Nelms (28)381983WAS
Stump Mitchell (24)381983STL
Emlen Tunnell (28)381953NYG
Pete Mandley (24)381985DET
246Jacoby Jones (28)372012BAL
R.W. McQuarters (26)372003CHI
Pete Mandley (27)371988DET
Stefan Logan (30)372011DET
Davone Bess (25)372011MIA
Tyrone Hughes (23)371993NOR
Jeff Groth (24)371981NOR
Andre Hastings (25)371996PIT
Allen Rossum (28)372004ATL
John Sciarra (24)371978PHI
Keith Wright (22)371978CLE
Rodger Bird (23)371966OAK
Tim Brown (26)371992RAI
Hubie Bryant (24)371970PIT
Antonio Freeman (23)371995GNB
Rick Upchurch (28)371980DEN
Antwaan Randle El (23)372002PIT
Johnnie Gray (22)371976GNB
Howard Stevens (24)371974NOR
Vince Buck (22)371990NOR
Vai Sikahema (27)371989PHO
Kevin Williams (27)371998BUF
Leon Bright (27)371982NYG
Ernest Givins (30)371994HOU
Eric Yarber (23)371987WAS
Allen Rossum (30)372006ATL
Eric Parker (27)372006SDG
Irving Fryar (22)371985NWE
Henry Ellard (24)371985RAM
Rich Mauti (23)371977NOR