NFL Career Receptions Leaders

Build your own custom leaderboards with the Play Index.

View Current Leaderboard

See leaders through past seasons

Leaders

  • + indicates Hall of Famer
Leaders Table
Rank Player Rec Years Tm
1Jerry Rice+1,5491985-20043TM
2Tony Gonzalez1,3251997-20132TM
3Larry Fitzgerald1,1252004-2016crd
4Marvin Harrison+1,1021996-2008clt
5Cris Carter+1,1011987-20023TM
6Tim Brown+1,0941988-20042TM
7Jason Witten1,0892003-2016dal
8Terrell Owens1,0781996-20105TM
9Anquan Boldin1,0762003-20164TM
10Reggie Wayne1,0702001-2014clt
11Andre Johnson1,0622003-20163TM
12Steve Smith1,0312001-20162TM
13Isaac Bruce1,0241994-20092TM
14Hines Ward1,0001998-2011pit
15Randy Moss9821998-20125TM
16Andre Reed+9511985-20002TM
17Derrick Mason9431997-20114TM
18Brandon Marshall9412006-20164TM
19Art Monk+9401980-19953TM
20Torry Holt9201999-20092TM
21Wes Welker9032004-20155TM
22Antonio Gates8972003-2016sdg
23Keenan McCardell8831992-20075TM
24Jimmy Smith8621992-20052TM
25Muhsin Muhammad8601996-20092TM
26Irving Fryar8511984-20004TM
27Rod Smith8491995-2006den
28Larry Centers8271990-20034TM
29Steve Largent+8191976-1989sea
30Shannon Sharpe+8151990-20032TM
31Henry Ellard8141983-19983TM
Keyshawn Johnson8141996-20064TM
33Roddy White8082005-2015atl
34Marshall Faulk+7671994-20052TM
35Chad Johnson7662001-20112TM
36Eric Moulds7641996-20073TM
James Lofton+7641978-19935TM
38Charlie Joiner+7501969-19863TM
Michael Irvin+7501988-1999dal
40Donald Driver7431999-2012gnb
Andre Rison7431989-20007TM
42Santana Moss7322001-20142TM
43Calvin Johnson7312007-2015det
44Marques Colston7112006-2015nor
45Joey Galloway7011995-20105TM
46Gary Clark6991985-19953TM
47Terance Mathis6891990-20023TM
48Laveranues Coles6742000-20093TM
49Herman Moore6701991-20022TM
50Ricky Proehl6691990-20066TM
51Amani Toomer6681996-2008nyg
52Ozzie Newsome+6621978-1990cle
53Bobby Engram6501996-20093TM
54Charley Taylor+6491964-1977was
55Drew Hill6341979-19933TM
56Don Maynard+6331958-19733TM
57Antonio Brown6322010-2016pit
58Raymond Berry+6311955-1967clt
59Rob Moore6281990-19992TM
60T.J. Houshmandzadeh6272001-20114TM
61LaDainian Tomlinson6242001-20112TM
Johnnie Morton6241994-20053TM
63Greg Olsen6222007-20162TM
64Keith Byars6101986-19984TM
65Joe Horn6031996-20073TM
66Sterling Sharpe5951988-1994gnb
Anthony Miller5951988-19973TM
68Curtis Conway5941993-20044TM
69Tony Martin5931990-20013TM
Terry Glenn5931996-20073TM
71Heath Miller5922005-2015pit
72Harold Carmichael5901971-19842TM
73Fred Biletnikoff+5891965-1978rai
74Marcus Allen+5871982-19972TM
75Tiki Barber5861997-2006nyg
76Bill Brooks5831986-19963TM
77Mark Clayton5821983-19932TM
Ronnie Harmon5821986-19974TM
79Brian Blades5811988-1998sea
80Wayne Chrebet5801995-2005nyj
81Harold Jackson5791968-19835TM
82Greg Jennings5712006-20153TM
Ernest Givins5711986-19952TM
84Mark Carrier5691987-19983TM
85Lionel Taylor5671959-19683TM
86Roger Craig5661983-19933TM
87Ed McCaffrey5651991-20033TM
88Pierre Garcon5642008-20162TM
89Webster Slaughter5631986-19985TM
90Roy Green5591979-19922TM
Wes Chandler5591978-19883TM
92Stanley Morgan5571977-19902TM
Troy Brown5571993-2007nwe
94Eric Martin5531985-19942TM
Plaxico Burress5532000-20123TM
96Eddie Kennison5481996-20085TM
97Jeremy Shockey5472002-20113TM
98John Williams5461986-19952TM
Demaryius Thomas5462010-2016den
Ike Hilliard5461997-20082TM
101J.T. Smith5441978-19903TM
102Jeff Graham5421991-20015TM
Lance Alworth+5421962-19722TM
104Eric Metcalf5411989-20027TM
Kellen Winslow+5411979-1987sdg
106Carl Pickens5401992-20002TM
Vincent Jackson5402005-20162TM
Chris Chambers5402001-20103TM
109Marty Booker5391999-20093TM
110John Stallworth+5371974-1987pit
Dwayne Bowe5372007-20152TM
112Haywood Jeffires5351987-19962TM
113Darren Sproles5252005-20163TM
Brett Perriman5251988-19974TM
115Jerricho Cotchery5242004-20153TM
116Bobby Mitchell+5211958-19682TM
Michael Crabtree5212009-20162TM
118Deion Branch5182002-20122TM
119Matt Forte5172008-20162TM
Al Toon5171985-1992nyj
121Emmitt Smith+5151990-20042TM
122Herschel Walker5121986-19974TM
Earnest Byner5121984-19973TM
124Mark Duper5111982-1992mia
125Nat Moore5101974-1986mia
Warrick Dunn5101997-20082TM
127Frank Sanders5071995-20032TM
128Dwight Clark5061979-1987sfo
129Frank Wycheck5051993-20032TM
Vernon Davis5052006-20163TM
Dallas Clark5052003-20133TM
132Billy Howton5031952-19633TM
133Cliff Branch5011972-1985rai
134Ben Coates4991991-20002TM
Jimmy Graham4992010-20162TM
Todd Heap4992001-20122TM
Darrell Jackson4992000-20083TM
138Steve Jordan4981982-1994min
DeSean Jackson4982008-20162TM
140Jordy Nelson4972008-2016gnb
Julio Jones4972011-2016atl
142Ahmad Rashad4951972-19823TM
Tommy McDonald+4951957-19685TM
144Walter Payton+4921975-1987chi
145Tony Galbreath4901976-19873TM
146Drew Pearson4891973-1983dal
147Don Hutson+4881935-1945gnb
148Mike Wallace4862009-20164TM
Anthony Carter4861985-19952TM
150Curtis Martin+4841995-20052TM
151Ricky Sanders4831986-19952TM
152A.J. Green4812011-2016cin
153Jackie Smith+4801963-19782TM
154Art Powell4791959-19685TM
Tony Hill4791977-1986dal
Owen Daniels4792006-20153TM
157Antonio Freeman4771995-20032TM
Reggie Bush4772006-20165TM
159Boyd Dowler4741959-19712TM
Jeremy Maclin4742009-20162TM
161Thurman Thomas+4721988-20002TM
162Shawn Jefferson4701991-20034TM
163Kellen Winslow4692004-20134TM
164Pat Tilley4681976-1986crd
165Ricky Watters4671992-20013TM
166Mickey Shuler4621978-19912TM
Dez Bryant4622010-2016dal
168Todd Christensen4611979-19882TM
Steven Jackson4612004-20153TM
170Quinn Early4601988-19994TM
171Nate Washington4582005-20153TM
172Nate Burleson4572003-20133TM
173Pete Retzlaff4521956-1966phi
174Roy Jefferson4511965-19763TM
175Jake Reed4501991-20022TM
Wesley Walls4501989-20034TM
177Haven Moses4481968-19812TM
178Reggie Rucker4471970-19814TM
Jabar Gaffney4472002-20125TM
180Golden Tate4452010-20162TM
Sean Dawkins4451993-20014TM
182Brian Westbrook4422002-20102TM
183Keith Jackson4411988-19963TM
184Wesley Walker4381977-1989nyj
Carroll Dale4381960-19733TM
186Ben Watson4342004-20153TM
187James Jones4332007-20152TM
Edgerrin James4331999-20093TM
189Kevin Faulk4311999-2011nwe
James Wilder4311981-19903TM
191Chris Cooley4292004-2012was
192Michael Haynes4281988-19972TM
193Paul Warfield+4271964-19772TM
Mike Ditka+4271961-19723TM
195Randy McMichael4262002-20123TM
196Julian Edelman4252009-2016nwe
Michael Pittman4251998-20083TM
198Bob Tucker4221970-19802TM
Mike Pritchard4221991-19993TM
Jay Novacek4221985-19952TM
Bobby Joe Conrad4221958-19692TM
202Jerry Smith4211965-1977was
Ken Burrough4211970-19812TM
204Charlie Garner4191994-20044TM
205Charle Young4181973-19854TM
206Emmanuel Sanders4172010-20162TM
Brent Jones4171987-1997sfo
Cris Collinsworth4171981-1988cin
Derrick Alexander4171994-20024TM
210Henry Marshall4161976-1987kan
Isaac Curtis4161973-1984cin
212Vance Johnson4151985-1995den
O.J. McDuffie4151993-2000mia
214Frank Gore4142005-20162TM
215Reggie Langhorne4111985-19932TM
216Otis Taylor4101965-1975kan
Charley Hennigan4101960-1966oti
218Rickey Young4081975-19832TM
Darnay Scott4081994-20022TM
Eddie Royal4082008-20163TM
221Billy Wilson4071951-1960sfo
222Delanie Walker4052006-20162TM
Rob Gronkowski4052010-2016nwe
Gary Garrison4051966-19772TM
225Freddie Jones4041997-20042TM
226Peerless Price4031999-20073TM
Martellus Bennett4032008-20164TM
228Red Phillips4011958-19672TM
229Richie Anderson4001993-20042TM
Tom Fears+4001948-1956ram
Jimmy Orr4001958-19702TM
232Dennis Northcutt3992000-20093TM
Brandon Lloyd3992003-20146TM
234Tony Dorsett+3981977-19882TM
235Brandon Stokley3971999-20135TM
Frank Lewis3971971-19832TM
237Riley Odoms3961972-1983den
238Joe Washington3951977-19854TM
Joe Morrison3951959-1972nyg
240Roy Williams3932004-20113TM
Sammy White3931976-1985min
Jackie Harris3931990-20014TM
Russ Francis3931975-19882TM
244Chris Burford3911960-1967kan
245Santonio Holmes3892006-20143TM
Lance Moore3892006-20153TM
247Elroy Hirsch+3871946-19572TM
248Dante Lavelli+3861946-1956cle
Chris Calloway3861990-20004TM
250Gene Washington3851969-19792TM
Eric Decker3852010-20162TM
Brent Celek3852007-2016phi
Support us without the ads? Go Ad-Free.