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Rank Player TD Year Tm
1Jack Christiansen+ (22)41951DET
Devin Hester (24)42007CHI
Patrick Peterson (21)42011ARI
Rick Upchurch (24)41976DEN
5Reggie Bush (23)32008NOR
Darrien Gordon (26)31997DEN
Devin Hester (23)32006CHI
Devin Hester (27)32010CHI
Johnnie Lee Higgins (25)32008OAK
Desmond Howard (26)31996GNB
LeRoy Irvin (23)31981RAM
Billy Johnson (23)31975HOU
Adam Jones (22)32006TEN
Eric Metcalf (29)31997SDG
Emlen Tunnell+ (26)31951NYG
17George Atkinson (21)21968OAK
Will Blackmon (23)22008GNB
Troy Brown (30)22001NWE
Dez Bryant (21)22010DAL
Phillip Buchanon (22)22003OAK
Rex Bumgardner (25)21948BUF
Dale Carter (22)21992KAN
Dick Christy (25)21961NYT
Dick Christy (26)21962NYT
Jack Christiansen+ (23)21952DET
Red Cochran (27)21949CRD
Patrick Crayton (30)22009DAL
Jerry Davis (24)21948CRD
Eddie Drummond (24)22004DET
Speedy Duncan (23)21965SDG
Henry Ellard (23)21984RAM
Irving Fryar (22)21985NWE
Joey Galloway (26)21998SEA
Claude Gibson (24)21963OAK
Darrien Gordon (23)21994SDG
Billy Grimes (23)21950GNB
Dante Hall (23)22002KAN
Dante Hall (24)22003KAN
Bob Hayes+ (25)21968DAL
Mike Haynes+ (23)21976NWE
Devin Hester (28)22011CHI
Tyreek Hill (22)22016KAN
Desmond Howard (28)21998OAK
Tyrone Hughes (23)21993NOR
Micah Hyde (23)22014GNB
DeSean Jackson (22)22009PHI
Billy Johnson (25)21977HOU
Jacoby Jones (24)22008HOU
Leroy Kelly+ (23)21965CLE
Eddie Kennison (23)21996STL
Todd Kinchen (23)21992RAM
Jermaine Lewis (22)21997BAL
Jermaine Lewis (23)21998BAL
Jermaine Lewis (25)22000BAL
Woodley Lewis (27)21952RAM
Louis Lipps (23)21985PIT
Kelvin Martin (27)21992DAL
Ray Mathews (23)21952PIT
Ollie Matson+ (25)21955CRD
Dexter McCluster (24)22013KAN
O.J. McDuffie (23)21993MIA
Wane McGarity (23)22000DAL
Leodis McKelvin (27)22012BUF
Dennis McKinnon (26)21987CHI
Dave Meggett (28)21994NYG
Eric Metcalf (25)21993CLE
Eric Metcalf (26)21994CLE
Brian Mitchell (23)21991WAS
Brian Mitchell (26)21994WAS
Santana Moss (23)22002NYJ
Mike Nelms (26)21981WAS
Dennis Northcutt (24)22002CLE
Lemar Parrish (26)21974CIN
Antwaan Randle El (24)22003PIT
Antwaan Randle El (26)22005PIT
Darius Reynaud (27)22012TEN
Andre Roberts (28)22016DET
B.J. Sams (23)22004BAL
Deion Sanders+ (31)21998DAL
Marcus Sherels (28)22016MIN
Vai Sikahema (24)21986STL
J.T. Smith (23)21979KAN
J.T. Smith (24)21980KAN
Ron Smith (30)21973SDG
Steve Smith (23)22002CAR
Freddie Solomon (27)21980SFO
Darren Sproles (31)22014PHI
Darren Sproles (32)22015PHI
Billy Stacy (23)21959CRD
John Taylor (26)21988SFO
Amani Toomer (21)21996NYG
Charley Trippi+ (25)21948CRD
Rick Upchurch (30)21982DEN
Tamarick Vanover (25)21999KAN
Clarence Verdin (29)21992IND
Tom Watkins (26)21964DET
Brian Westbrook (24)22003PHI
Johnny Williams (25)21952WAS
Kevin Williams (22)21993DAL
Willie Wood+ (24)21961GNB
Craig Yeast (22)21999CIN
Bert Zagers (24)21957WAS
104Derrick Alexander (23)11995CLE
Kermit Alexander (23)11964SFO
Kermit Alexander (25)11966SFO
Bruce Alford (25)11947NYY
Gary Allen (23)119832TM
Otis Amey (23)12005SFO
Donny Anderson (23)11966GNB
Joe Arenas (30)11956SFO
Jon Arnett (24)11959RAM
George Atkinson (26)11973OAK
Tavon Austin (22)12013STL
Tavon Austin (23)12014STL
Tavon Austin (24)12015STL
Johnny Bailey (23)11990CHI
Johnny Bailey (26)11993PHO
Robert Bailey (26)11994RAM
Stedman Bailey (23)12014STL
Bill Baird (24)11963NYJ
Ed Balatti (23)11947SFO
Ronde Barber (23)11998TAM
Tiki Barber (24)11999NYG
Reggie Barlow (25)11998JAX
Reggie Barlow (26)11999JAX
Lem Barney+ (23)11969DET
Lem Barney+ (24)11970DET
Odell Barry (22)11964DEN
Dick Bass (24)11961RAM
Arnaz Battle (24)12004SFO
Cliff Battles+ (23)11933BOS
Cliff Battles+ (26)11936BOS
Bibbles Bawel (21)11952PHI
Steve Belichick (22)11941DET
Travis Benjamin (22)12012CLE
Travis Benjamin (23)12013CLE
Travis Benjamin (25)12015CLE
Earl Bennett (22)12009CHI
Frank Bernardi (23)11956CRD
Bernard Berrian (27)12008MIN
Avion Black (25)12002HOU
Will Blackmon (22)12007GNB
Dre' Bly (25)12002STL
Omar Bolden (26)12015DEN
Steve Breaston (24)12007ARI
Brian Brennan (23)11985CLE
Dewell Brewer (24)11994IND
Lamont Brightful (23)12002BAL
Robert Brooks (24)11994GNB
Antonio Brown (23)12011PIT
Antonio Brown (25)12013PIT
Antonio Brown (26)12014PIT
Antonio Brown (27)12015PIT
Charlie Brown (22)11968NOR
Eddie Brown (24)11976WAS
Corey Brown (22)12014CAR
Tim Brown+ (25)11991RAI
Tim Brown+ (27)11993RAI
Tim Brown+ (35)12001OAK
Timmy Brown (24)11961PHI
Tom Brown (27)11968GNB
Troy Brown (29)12000NWE
Phillip Buchanon (21)12002OAK
Terrell Buckley (21)11992GNB
Nate Burleson (23)12004MIN
Nate Burleson (25)12006SEA
Nate Burleson (26)12007SEA
Jimmy Burson (23)11964STL
Reggie Bush (21)12006NOR
Bill Butler (22)11959GNB
Bill Butler (26)11963MIN
Butch Byrd (24)11966BUF
Chris Cagle (28)11932NYG
Bill Cahill (22)11973BUF
Rick Calhoun (24)11987RAI
Tommie Campbell (24)12012TEN
Ken Carpenter (26)11952CLE
Mark Carrier (27)11993CLE
Victor Carroll (31)11944NYG
Dexter Carter (25)11993SFO
Dexter Carter (27)119952TM
Tommy Casanova (22)11972CIN
Tom Casey (24)11948NYY
Antonio Chatman (26)12005GNB
Jack Christiansen+ (25)11954DET
Jack Christiansen+ (27)11956DET
Hagood Clarke (22)11964BUF
Hagood Clarke (26)11968BUF
Kevin Clark (23)11987DEN
Kaelin Clay (23)12015BAL
Mark Clayton (22)11983MIA
Nate Clements (21)12001BUF
Nate Clements (24)12004BUF
Randall Cobb (21)12011GNB
Randall Cobb (22)12012GNB
Rondy Colbert (21)11975NYG
Andre Coleman (22)11995SDG
Ronnie Coleman (25)11976HOU
Tom Colella (29)11947CLE
Bobby Joe Conrad (23)11959CRD
Bobby Joe Conrad (25)11961STL
Russell Copeland (21)11993BUF
Josh Cribbs (24)12007CLE
Josh Cribbs (26)12009CLE
Josh Cribbs (28)12011CLE
Jamison Crowder (23)12016WAS
Ben Davis (21)11967CLE
Gib Dawson (23)11953GNB
Eric Decker (24)12011DEN
Chuck DeShane (26)11945DET
Glenn Dobbs (26)11946BDA
Tandon Doss (23)12013BAL
Harry Douglas (23)12008ATL
Eddie Drummond (22)12002DET
Eddie Drummond (23)12003DET
Bill Dudley+ (25)11947DET
Bill Dudley+ (27)11949DET
Bill Dudley+ (28)11950WAS
Bobby Duhon (23)11970NYG
Speedy Duncan (24)11966SDG
Speedy Duncan (26)11968SDG
Elwyn Dunstan (26)11941RAM
Tim Dwight (24)11999ATL
Tim Dwight (25)12000ATL
Tim Dwight (26)12001SDG
Ralph Earhart (26)11949GNB
Julian Edelman (24)12010NWE
Julian Edelman (25)12011NWE
Julian Edelman (26)12012NWE
Julian Edelman (28)12014NWE
Bobby Joe Edmonds (21)11986SEA
Henry Ellard (22)11983RAM
Henry Ellard (24)11985RAM
Ken Ellis (24)11972GNB
Bobby Engram (29)12002SEA
Bobby Engram (30)12003SEA
Phil Epps (24)11983GNB
Chris Farasopoulos (23)11972NYJ
Andy Farkas (25)11941WAS
Jitter Fields (25)119872TM
Yamon Figurs (24)12007BAL
Frank Filchock (24)11941WAS
Jeff Fisher (23)11981CHI
Al Frazier (26)11961DEN
Irving Fryar (23)11986NWE
Mike Fuller (22)11975SDG
Mike Fuller (24)11977SDG
Will Fuller (22)12016HOU
Joey Galloway (23)11995SEA
Joey Galloway (24)11996SEA
Joey Galloway (32)12004TAM
Ron Gardin (25)11970BAL
Gregg Garrity (25)11986PHI
Mike Garrett (22)11966KAN
Fred Gehrke (29)11947RAM
Claude Gibson (26)11965OAK
Damon Gibson (23)11998CIN
Ted Ginn (22)12007MIA
Ted Ginn (25)12010SFO
Ted Ginn (26)12011SFO
Ted Ginn (29)12014ARI
Ernest Givins (30)11994HOU
Nesby Glasgow (22)11979BAL
Darrien Gordon (25)11996SDG
Jeff Graham (25)11994CHI
Jakeem Grant (23)12016MIA
Mel Gray (27)11988NOR
Mel Gray (30)11991DET
Mel Gray (31)11992DET
Charlie Greer (26)11972DEN
Jacquez Green (22)11998TAM
Jacquez Green (26)120022TM
Rashad Greene (22)12015JAX
Roy Green (23)11980STL
Tony Green (21)11978WAS
Don Griffin (22)11986SFO
George Grosvenor (26)119362TM
Jack Grossman (24)11934BKN
Eric Guliford (25)11995CAR
Elmer Hackney (27)11943DET
Az-Zahir Hakim (22)11999STL
Az-Zahir Hakim (23)12000STL
Az-Zahir Hakim (25)12002DET
Dante Hall (27)12006KAN
Dante Hall (28)12007STL
Ken Hall (23)11959CRD
Bobby Hammond (25)11977NYG
Mal Hammack (26)11959CRD
Merton Hanks (24)11992SFO
Mike Harden (27)11986DEN
Tom Harmon (27)11947RAM
Bruce Harper (23)11978NYJ
Michael Harper (26)11987NYJ
Dwayne Harris (24)12012DAL
Dwayne Harris (25)12013DAL
Dwayne Harris (27)12015NYG
Rickie Harris (22)11965WAS
Rickie Harris (23)11966WAS
Rickie Harris (26)11969WAS
Willard Harrell (24)11977GNB
Willard Harrell (25)11978STL
Andre Hastings (24)11995PIT
Bob Hayes+ (24)11967DAL
Alvin Haymond (26)11968PHI
Abner Haynes (27)11965DEN
George Hays (28)11952PIT
Wally Henry (23)11978PHI
Devin Hester (30)12013CHI
Devin Hester (31)12014ATL
Billy Hillenbrand (24)11946CHR
Ike Hill (24)11971BUF
Ike Hill (26)11973CHI
T.Y. Hilton (22)12012IND
Elroy Hirsch+ (23)11946CHR
Domenik Hixon (24)12009NYG
Trindon Holliday (26)120122TM
Trindon Holliday (27)12013DEN
Santonio Holmes (22)12006PIT
Ken Houston+ (29)11974WAS
Desmond Howard (22)11992WAS
Desmond Howard (29)119992TM
Desmond Howard (30)12000DET
Micah Hyde (22)12013GNB
LeRoy Irvin (24)11982RAM
DeSean Jackson (21)12008PHI
DeSean Jackson (23)12010PHI
Lionel James (22)11984SDG
Lionel James (25)11987SDG
Roland James (22)11980NWE
Bobby Jancik (24)11964HOU
Roy Jefferson (24)11968PIT
Perry Jeter (25)11956CHI
Billy Johnson (31)11983ATL
Damaris Johnson (22)12012PHI
Herb Johnson (26)11954NYG
Leon Johnson (23)11997NYJ
Paul Johns (24)11983SEA
Paul Johns (25)11984SEA
Jacoby Jones (27)12011HOU
Jacoby Jones (28)12012BAL
Larry Jones (24)11975WAS
Adam Jones (21)12005TEN
Adam Jones (28)12012CIN
Tommy Kalmanir (23)11949RAM
Tommy Kalmanir (25)11951RAM
Leroy Kelly+ (22)11964CLE
Shipwreck Kelly (23)11933BKN
Eddie Kennison (25)11998STL
Jeremy Kerley (23)12012NYJ
John Kimbrough (23)11977BUF
Terry Kirby (32)12002OAK
Ken Konz (27)11956CLE
Pete Lamana (25)11946CHR
Jarvis Landry (22)12015MIA
Yale Lary+ (21)11952DET
Yale Lary+ (22)11953DET
Yale Lary+ (27)11958DET
Chuck Latourette (23)11968STL
Joe Laws (28)11939GNB
Mark Lee (23)11981GNB
Gil LeFebvre (23)11933CIN
Tony Leonard (23)11976SFO
Chuck Levy (25)11997SFO
Leo Lewis (30)11987MIN
Michael Lewis (30)12002NOR
Nate Lewis (23)11990SDG
Will Lewis (22)11980SEA
Woodley Lewis (28)11953RAM
Joe Lillard (28)11933CRD
Keith Lincoln (22)11961SDG
Louis Lipps (22)11984PIT
Floyd Little+ (25)11967DEN
Floyd Little+ (26)11968DEN
Bob Livingstone (27)119492TM
Tyler Lockett (22)12015SEA
Jerry Logan (26)11967BAL
John LoVetere (24)11960RAM
John Mallory (24)11970ATL
Pete Mandley (24)11985DET
Pete Mandley (25)11986DET
Marc Mariani (23)12010TEN
Marc Mariani (24)12011TEN
Aaron Martin (24)11966PHI
Glenn Martinez (25)12007DEN
Kelvin Martin (26)11991DAL
Keshawn Martin (23)12013HOU
Robbie Martin (22)11981DET
Robbie Martin (24)11983DET
Robbie Martin (26)11985IND
Derrick Mason (25)11999TEN
Derrick Mason (26)12000TEN
Ray Mathews (22)11951PIT
Terance Mathis (23)11990NYJ
Ollie Matson+ (24)11954CRD
George McAfee+ (23)11941CHI
George McAfee+ (30)11948CHI
Bryan McCann (22)12010DAL
Justin McCareins (24)12003TEN
Tom McCauley (23)11970ATL
Dexter McCluster (21)12010KAN
Tommy McDonald+ (25)11959PHI
Hugh McElhenny+ (23)11952SFO
Hugh McElhenny+ (32)11961MIN
Ralph McGill (26)11976SFO
Pat McHugh (27)11947PHI
Leodis McKelvin (26)12011BUF
Dennis McKinnon (22)11983CHI
Dana McLemore (22)11982SFO
Dana McLemore (23)11983SFO
Dana McLemore (24)11984SFO
Dana McLemore (27)11987SFO
Ray McLean (24)11940CHI
Ray McLean (25)11941CHI
Ray McLean (26)11942CHI
Gerald McNeil (24)11986CLE
R.W. McQuarters (21)11998SFO
R.W. McQuarters (26)12003CHI
R.W. McQuarters (27)12004CHI
Dave Meggett (23)11989NYG
Dave Meggett (24)11990NYG
Dave Meggett (25)11991NYG
Dave Meggett (27)11993NYG
Dave Meggett (30)11996NWE
Eric Metcalf (24)11992CLE
Eric Metcalf (27)11995ATL
Eric Metcalf (33)12001WAS
Terry Metcalf (23)11975STL
Glyn Milburn (27)11998CHI
Ernie Mills (22)11991PIT
Nick Miller (24)120112TM
Gene Mingo (21)11960DEN
Bobby Mitchell+ (23)11958CLE
Bobby Mitchell+ (24)11959CLE
Bobby Mitchell+ (26)11961CLE
Brian Mitchell (24)11992WAS
Brian Mitchell (27)11995WAS
Brian Mitchell (29)11997WAS
Brian Mitchell (32)12000PHI
Brian Mitchell (34)12002PHI
Stump Mitchell (22)11981STL
Willie Mitchell (25)11965KAN
Bob Monnett (23)11933GNB
Cleo Montgomery (28)11984RAI
Keith Moody (23)11976BUF
Keith Moody (24)11977BUF
Keith Moody (25)11978BUF
Manfred Moore (23)11974SFO
Mewelde Moore (23)12005MIN
Mewelde Moore (24)12006MIN
Dennis Morgan (22)11974DAL
Stanley Morgan (24)11979NWE
Johnny Morris (23)11959CHI
Chad Morton (28)12005NYG
Randy Moss (22)11999MIN
Santana Moss (29)12008WAS
Marcus Murphy (23)12015NOR
Chet Mutryn (27)11948BUF
Tony Nathan (22)11979MIA
Terence Newman (28)12006DAL
Leo Nomellini+ (27)11951SFO
Dennis Northcutt (27)12005CLE
Steve Odom (22)11974GNB
Pat O'Donahue (21)11952SFO
Jeff Ogden (25)12000MIA
Winslow Oliver (23)11996CAR
Winslow Oliver (26)11999ATL
Deltha O'Neal (24)12001DEN
Deltha O'Neal (26)12003DEN
David Palmer (22)11995MIN
David Palmer (23)11996MIN
Ace Parker+ (25)11937BKN
Lemar Parrish (22)11970CIN
Lemar Parrish (24)11972CIN
Roscoe Parrish (24)12006BUF
Roscoe Parrish (25)12007BUF
Roscoe Parrish (26)12008BUF
Jimmy Patton (21)11955NYG
Don Paul (24)11950CRD
Don Paul (29)11955CLE
Eddie Payton (26)119772TM
Bob Pfohl (22)11948BCL
Don Phelps (26)11950CLE
Lou Piccone (27)11976NYJ
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