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