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Leaders Table
Rank Player Ret Year Tm
1Danny Reece (24)701979TAM
2Fulton Walker (27)6219852TM
3Leo Lewis (31)581988MIN
Nate Burleson (26)582007SEA
Dexter McCluster (25)582013KAN
Desmond Howard (26)581996GNB
Greg Pruitt (32)581983RAI
J.T. Smith (23)581979KAN
9Eddie Brown (25)571977WAS
Danny Reece (25)571980TAM
Jeff Fisher (26)571984CHI
Jermaine Lewis (24)571999BAL
Lew Barnes (23)571986CHI
14Eddie Brown (27)561979RAM
15Steve Smith (23)552002CAR
B.J. Sams (23)552004BAL
17James Jones (21)541980DAL
Gary Allen (24)541984DAL
Wally Henry (26)541981PHI
Rolland Lawrence (25)541976ATL
21Phil McConkey (28)531985NYG
Larry Jones (24)531975WAS
Alvin Haymond (28)531970RAM
Louis Lipps (22)531984PIT
Greg Pruitt (33)531984RAI
Rod Harris (24)531991PHI
Todd Kinchen (26)531995STL
28Leon Bright (26)521981NYG
Robbie Martin (22)521981DET
Dave Meggett (30)521996NWE
Winslow Oliver (23)521996CAR
Todd Kinchen (28)521997ATL
Jackie Wallace (27)521978RAM
34Rolland Lawrence (26)511977ATL
Rick Upchurch (25)511977DEN
Brandon Tate (23)512011CIN
Butch Johnson (24)511978DAL
Golden Tate (25)512013SEA
Leon Johnson (23)511997NYJ
Tamarick Vanover (25)511999KAN
Tamarick Vanover (21)511995KAN
Patrick Peterson (22)512012ARI
Derrick Mason (26)512000TEN
Mark Jones (24)512005TAM
45Butch Johnson (23)501977DAL
J.T. Smith (25)501981KAN
DeSean Jackson (21)502008PHI
48Gerald McNeil (27)491989CLE
Jacoby Jones (27)492011HOU
Tim Brown+ (22)491988RAI
Mike Nelms (29)491984WAS
Fulton Walker (28)491986RAI
Alvin Pearman (23)492005JAX
54Neal Colzie (21)481975OAK
Ira Matthews (23)481980OAK
Mike Nelms (25)481980WAS
Kevin Miller (23)481978MIN
Eddie Brown (24)481976WAS
Andre Hastings (24)481995PIT
Trindon Holliday (26)4820122TM
Jeremy Kerley (26)482015NYJ
62Manfred Moore (26)471977MIN
Carl Roaches (26)471980HOU
R.W. McQuarters (21)471998SFO
Devin Hester (23)472006CHI
Neal Colzie (24)471978OAK
Amani Toomer (22)471997NYG
Glyn Milburn (26)471997DET
Eric Guliford (27)471997NOR
Chad Morton (28)472005NYG
71Brian Mitchell (34)462002PHI
Dave Meggett (23)461989NYG
Larry Marshall (27)461977PHI
Marc Mariani (24)462011TEN
Phil McConkey (27)461984NYG
LeRoy Irvin (23)461981RAM
Billy Johnson (31)461983ATL
Rodger Bird (24)461967OAK
Karl Williams (26)461997TAM
Mike Fuller (26)461979SDG
81Lamont Brightful (24)452003BAL
Antwaan Randle El (24)452003PIT
Desmond Howard (28)451998OAK
Dana McLemore (24)451984SFO
Mike Nelms (26)451981WAS
Brian Mitchell (23)451991WAS
Butch Johnson (22)451976DAL
Mike Haynes+ (23)451976NWE
Eric Metcalf (29)451997SDG
Dave Meggett (31)451997NWE
Dave Meggett (29)451995NWE
Theo Bell (25)451979PIT
Antonio Chatman (26)452005GNB
94Michael Lewis (30)442002NOR
Leo Lewis (32)441989MIN
Patrick Peterson (21)442011ARI
Steve Smith (24)442003CAR
Kelvin Martin (23)441988DAL
Roell Preston (26)441998GNB
Winslow Oliver (25)441998CAR
Brian Mitchell (30)441998WAS
Vai Sikahema (25)441987STL
Eric Metcalf (24)441992CLE
Danny Reece (23)441978TAM
Michael Lewis (35)442007SFO
Tiki Barber (24)441999NYG
Az-Zahir Hakim (22)441999STL
Chris Watson (22)441999DEN
R.W. McQuarters (27)442004CHI
Nesby Glasgow (22)441979BAL
Tavon Austin (25)442016LAR
Johnnie Lee Higgins (25)442008OAK
John Taylor (26)441988SFO
Antwaan Randle El (26)442005PIT
115Karl Williams (31)432002TAM
Evan Cooper (23)431985PHI
Garcia Lane (23)431985KAN
Eric Metcalf (30)431998ARI
Reggie Barlow (25)431998JAX
Patrick Robinson (23)431993CIN
Donnie Walker (23)431974BUF
Bruce Taylor (22)431970SFO
Jeff Fisher (23)431981CHI
Paul Skansi (22)431983PIT
Wes Welker (23)4320042TM
Eric Guliford (25)431995CAR
Pete Mandley (25)431986DET
Vai Sikahema (24)431986STL
Dave Meggett (24)431990NYG
Wes Welker (24)432005MIA
131Virgil Livers (23)421975CHI
LeRoy Irvin (22)421980RAM
Phil McConkey (30)421987NYG
Rod Woodson+ (28)421993PIT
Dewell Brewer (24)421994IND
Kelvin Martin (27)421992DAL
Jermaine Lewis (26)422001BAL
Stump Mitchell (22)421981STL
Tony Green (21)421978WAS
Steve Breaston (24)422007ARI
Devin Hester (24)422007CHI
R.W. McQuarters (30)422007NYG
Robb Riddick (26)421983BUF
Darrien Gordon (28)421999OAK
Antwaan Randle El (25)422004PIT
Karl Williams (33)422004ARI
Gerald Willhite (27)421986DEN
Dante Hall (26)422005KAN
Reggie Swinton (30)422005ARI
150Leon Washington (29)412011SEA
Alvin Haymond (23)411965BAL
Will Lewis (22)411980SEA
Willie Drewrey (30)411993HOU
Ron Smith (31)411974OAK
Lynn Swann+ (22)411974PIT
Glyn Milburn (23)411994DEN
Patrick Robinson (24)411994ARI
Wes Welker (25)412006MIA
Charles Woodson (29)412006GNB
Wade Manning (26)411981DEN
Kelvin Martin (31)411996DAL
George Atkinson (26)411973OAK
Mark Clayton (22)411983MIA
Neal Colzie (22)411976OAK
Terrence Wilkins (24)411999IND
Tramon Williams (27)412010GNB
Leon Washington (30)412012SEA
168Robbie Martin (26)401985IND
Quan Cosby (26)402009CIN
Billy Johnson (23)401975HOU
J.T. Smith (24)401980KAN
Eddie Kennison (25)401998STL
Arnold Jackson (24)402001ARI
Dennis McKinnon (26)401987CHI
Tim Brown+ (27)401993RAI
Glyn Milburn (22)401993DEN
Robert Brooks (24)401994GNB
Tim Brown+ (28)401994RAI
Jeff Sydner (24)401994PHI
Alvin Haymond (24)401966BAL
Evan Cooper (22)401984PHI
Vai Sikahema (30)401992PHI
Ray Brown (24)401973ATL
Kevin Williams (26)401997ARI
Darrien Gordon (26)401997DEN
Brian Mitchell (31)401999WAS
Danny Amendola (24)402010STL
Gerald McNeil (24)401986CLE
Devin Hester (29)402012CHI
Phil McConkey (31)401988NYG
Tyler Lockett (22)402015SEA
192Jacoby Jones (25)392009HOU
Allen Rossum (27)392003ATL
Kevin Williams (23)391994DAL
Rod Woodson+ (29)391994PIT
Antwaan Randle El (27)392006WAS
J.T. Smith (28)391984KAN
Carl Roaches (27)391981HOU
Mike Fuller (25)391978SDG
Keshawn Martin (23)392013HOU
Charlie West (23)391969MIN
Jeff Groth (26)391983NOR
Dino Hall (27)391983CLE
Rick Upchurch (24)391976DEN
Howard Stevens (26)391976BAL
Theo Bell (22)391976PIT
Darren Sproles (31)392014PHI
Greg Camarillo (28)392010MIN
Javier Arenas (22)392010KAN
Eric Metcalf (27)391995ATL
Tyreek Hill (22)392016KAN
Tiki Barber (25)392000NYG
Troy Brown (29)392000NWE
Brian Mitchell (33)392001PHI
Mark Jones (27)392008CAR
Antwaan Randle El (29)392008WAS
217Emlen Tunnell+ (28)381953NYG
Ted Ginn (26)382011SFO
Pete Mandley (24)381985DET
Dana McLemore (25)381985SFO
Steve Breaston (26)382009ARI
Josh Cribbs (26)382009CLE
Roscoe Word (22)381974NYJ
Dexter Carter (26)381994SFO
Cliff Hicks (30)381994NYJ
Stump Mitchell (25)381984STL
Dale Carter (22)381992KAN
Eddie Payton (30)381981MIN
Willie Drewrey (28)381991TAM
Stump Mitchell (24)381983STL
Mike Nelms (28)381983WAS
Ricky Smith (23)381983NWE
Billy Johnson (24)381976HOU
Gerald McNeil (26)381988CLE
Brian Mitchell (29)381997WAS
Reggie Barlow (26)381999JAX
Troy Brown (28)381999NWE
Dedric Ward (24)381999NYJ
Brandon Banks (22)382010WAS
Don Griffin (22)381986SFO
Josh Cribbs (29)382012CLE
Irving Fryar (25)381988NWE
Rod Woodson+ (25)381990PIT
Keith Moody (26)381979BUF
Tiki Barber (26)382001NYG
Damon Gibson (26)382001JAX
Darren Sproles (32)382015PHI
248Antwaan Randle El (23)372002PIT
Vai Sikahema (27)371989PHO
Rich Mauti (23)371977NOR
Davone Bess (25)372011MIA
Stefan Logan (30)372011DET
Henry Ellard (24)371985RAM
Irving Fryar (22)371985NWE
R.W. McQuarters (26)372003CHI
Rick Upchurch (28)371980DEN
Kevin Williams (27)371998BUF
Eric Yarber (23)371987WAS
Tyrone Hughes (23)371993NOR
Howard Stevens (24)371974NOR
Ernest Givins (30)371994HOU
Hubie Bryant (24)371970PIT
Eric Parker (27)372006SDG
Allen Rossum (30)372006ATL
Tim Brown+ (26)371992RAI
Jeff Groth (24)371981NOR
John Sciarra (24)371978PHI
Keith Wright (22)371978CLE
Pete Mandley (27)371988DET
Andre Hastings (25)371996PIT
Rodger Bird (23)371966OAK
Johnnie Gray (22)371976GNB
Allen Rossum (28)372004ATL
Antonio Freeman (23)371995GNB
Jacoby Jones (28)372012BAL
Vince Buck (22)371990NOR
Leon Bright (27)371982NYG
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