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