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Leaders Table
Rank Player Y/R Year Tm
1Don Currivan (27)32.61947BOS
2Jimmy Orr (22)27.61958PIT
3Elbert Dubenion (31)27.11964BUF
4Frank Liebel (25)27.01945NYG
5Warren Wells (26)26.81969OAK
6Jack Snow (24)26.31967RAM
7Bob Hayes+ (27)26.11970DAL
Ron Sellers (22)26.11969BOS
9Flipper Anderson (24)26.01989RAM
Mervyn Fernandez (28)26.01988RAI
11Roger Carr (24)25.91976BAL
12Jimmy Orr (32)25.61968BAL
Ken Kavanaugh (30)25.61947CHI
14Paul Warfield+ (27)25.11970MIA
15Harlon Hill (22)25.01954CHI
16Don Hutson+ (26)24.91939GNB
Alvin Harper (26)24.91994DAL
18Devery Henderson (26)24.82008NOR
19Homer Jones (26)24.71967NYG
20Tony Bova (26)24.61943PHI
21Wesley Walker (23)24.41978NYJ
22Elbie Nickel (26)24.31949PIT
Buddy Dial (23)24.31960PIT
Anthony Carter (26)24.31987MIN
25Ray McLean (27)24.21943CHI
Cliff Branch (28)24.21976OAK
27Roy Jefferson (22)24.11966PIT
Stanley Morgan (23)24.11978NWE
29Eddie Brown (25)24.01988CIN
Bob Hayes+ (28)24.01971DAL
Harlon Hill (24)24.01956CHI
32Ray Renfro (28)23.91958CLE
33Billy Dewell (29)23.81946CRD
John Greene (28)23.81948DET
35Jim Benton (28)23.71945RAM
Ron Shanklin (25)23.71973PIT
Carroll Dale (28)23.71966GNB
Dave Diehl (25)23.71944DET
39Elroy Hirsch+ (29)23.61952RAM
40Chris Sanders (23)23.51995HOU
Bill Groman (25)23.51961HOU
Homer Jones (27)23.51968NYG
Mal Kutner (25)23.51946CRD
44Hugh Taylor (29)23.41952WAS
Stanley Morgan (26)23.41981NWE
Aaron Thomas (27)23.41965NYG
James Jett (22)23.41993RAI
48Devery Henderson (24)23.32006NOR
Harry Clarke (26)23.31943CHI
50Billy Howton (22)23.21952GNB
Lance Alworth+ (25)23.21965SDG
Max McGee (27)23.21959GNB
Paul Warfield+ (28)23.21971MIA
54Ron Shanklin (22)23.01970PIT
Mal Kutner (27)23.01948CRD
56Ron Jessie (28)22.91976RAM
Chris Burkett (24)22.91986BUF
Bob Boyd (26)22.91954RAM
Gary Garrison (26)22.91970SDG
60Bob Boyd (25)22.81953RAM
Clem Daniels (26)22.81963OAK
Stanley Morgan (24)22.81979NWE
Jim Smith (27)22.81982PIT
Don Maynard+ (33)22.81968NYJ
65Shawn Jefferson (29)22.71998NWE
Elroy Hirsch+ (28)22.71951RAM
67Ken Kavanaugh (32)22.61949CHI
Bob Trumpy (24)22.61969CIN
69Harold Jackson (33)22.51979NWE
DeSean Jackson (23)22.52010PHI
Ken Burrow (23)22.51971ATL
72Michael Haynes (25)22.41991ATL
Frank Clarke (27)22.41961DAL
James Lofton+ (27)22.41983GNB
Otis Taylor (24)22.41966KAN
76Lance Rentzel (25)22.31969DAL
77Frank Clarke (28)22.21962DAL
78Jack Ferrante (29)22.11945PHI
79Stanley Morgan (25)22.01980NWE
John Gilliam (27)22.01972MIN
Cloyce Box (29)22.01952DET
Harry Jacunski (27)22.01943GNB
Charlie Joiner+ (23)22.01971HOU
Mal Kutner (26)22.01947CRD
James Lofton+ (28)22.01984GNB
86Ray Ramsey (26)21.91947CHR
Paul Warfield+ (24)21.91967CLE
Stephone Paige (23)21.91985KAN
Fred Biletnikoff+ (24)21.91967OAK
Mark Nichols (24)21.91984DET
Harold Jackson (27)21.91973RAM
92Frank Pitts (24)21.81968KAN
Bob Hayes+ (22)21.81965DAL
Ray McLean (28)21.81944CHI
Homer Jones (25)21.81966NYG
96Warren Wells (27)21.71970OAK
Ken Kavanaugh (28)21.71945CHI
Jim Colclough (26)21.71962BOS
Jimmy Orr (28)21.71964BAL
100Billy Howton (26)21.61956GNB
John Gilliam (28)21.61973MIN
Alvin Harper (25)21.61993DAL
Buddy Dial (26)21.61963PIT
Charlie Brown (23)21.61982WAS
105Jackie Smith+ (27)21.51967STL
Del Shofner (23)21.51958RAM
Flipper Anderson (25)21.51990RAM
Gary Ballman (25)21.51965PIT
James Lofton+ (31)21.51987RAI
Roy Green (24)21.51981STL
Warren Wells (25)21.51968OAK
112Ben Hawkins (23)21.41967PHI
Del Shofner (27)21.41962NYG
Eric Crabtree (24)21.41969CIN
Rich Caster (23)21.41972NYJ
Hugh Taylor (27)21.41950WAS
Freddie Solomon (30)21.41983SFO
118Paul Warfield+ (25)21.31968CLE
Willie Gault (25)21.31985CHI
Wesley Walker (30)21.31985NYJ
Charley Hennigan (26)21.31961HOU
122Gail Cogdill (24)21.21961DET
Isaac Curtis (24)21.21975CIN
Gary Garrison (24)21.21968SDG
Gene Washington (27)21.21974SFO
Gary Garrison (27)21.21971SDG
John Gilliam (25)21.21970STL
John Greene (25)21.21945DET
129Wesley Walker (22)21.11977NYJ
Charlie Joiner+ (28)21.11976SDG
Horace Copeland (22)21.11993TAM
Isaac Curtis (23)21.11974CIN
Paul Warfield+ (26)21.11969CLE
Carroll Dale (29)21.11967GNB
Ray Jarvis (27)21.11976DET
Dante Lavelli+ (23)21.11946CLE
Ron Sellers (25)21.11972DAL
Wes Chandler (26)21.11982SDG
Harold Jackson (34)21.11980NWE
Gene Washington (25)21.11969MIN
141Charles Wilson (26)21.01994TAM
Willie Davis (24)21.01992KAN
Ray Mathews (29)21.01958PIT
Kevin House (23)21.01981TAM
Bill Anderson (23)21.01959WAS
Roger Carr (26)21.01978BAL
Mike Wallace (24)21.02010PIT
148Jimmy Cefalo (25)20.91982MIA
Tim Dwight (24)20.91999ATL
Willie Gault (23)20.91983CHI
Paul Warfield+ (29)20.91972MIA
DeSean Jackson (27)20.92014WAS
Glenn Bass (25)20.91964BUF
Stanley Morgan (27)20.91982NWE
155Bobby Mitchell+ (28)20.81963WAS
Lenny Moore+ (26)20.81960BAL
Tommy McDonald+ (24)20.81958PHI
Ray Renfro (25)20.81955CLE
Jessie Hester (22)20.81985RAI
Reggie Rucker (30)20.81978CLE
Gene Washington (23)20.81970SFO
162John Mackey+ (21)20.71963BAL
Wesley Walker (31)20.71986NYJ
Steve Watson (24)20.71981DEN
Tony Hill (25)20.71981DAL
Max McGee (28)20.71960GNB
Walter Stanley (23)20.71986GNB
168Art Weiner (24)20.61950NYY
Paul Warfield+ (23)20.61966CLE
Ray Renfro (32)20.61962CLE
Mel Gray (28)20.61977STL
Elroy Hirsch+ (31)20.61954RAM
173Flipper Anderson (29)20.51994RAM
Tommy McDonald+ (26)20.51960PHI
Jim Colclough (28)20.51964BOS
Don Maynard+ (28)20.51963NYJ
Jim Podoley (23)20.51957WAS
Pete Brewster (27)20.51957CLE
Bill Groman (24)20.51960HOU
180Michael Irvin+ (22)20.41988DAL
Dorne Dibble (22)20.41951DET
Daryl Turner (22)20.41984SEA
Mike Quick (24)20.41983PHI
Eric Moulds (25)20.41998BUF
Frank Gifford+ (32)20.41962NYG
Jerry Rice+ (25)20.41988SFO
Ben Hawkins (26)20.41970PHI
Bob Hayes+ (24)20.41967DAL
Chet Mutryn (27)20.41948BUF
John Mackey+ (23)20.41965BAL
191James Lofton+ (34)20.31990BUF
Steve Odom (25)20.31977GNB
Clint Didier (27)20.31986WAS
Ricky Nattiel (21)20.31987DEN
Gene Roberts (26)20.31949NYG
Dwight Stone (27)20.31991PIT
197Lance Alworth+ (24)20.21964SDG
George Farmer (23)20.21982RAM
Bob Shaw (29)20.21950CRD
Don Maynard+ (32)20.21967NYJ
Alfred Jenkins (23)20.21975ATL
Drew Hill (30)20.21987HOU
Cloyce Box (27)20.21950DET
Fred Arbanas (25)20.21964KAN
Hampton Pool (28)20.21943CHI
206Sam Boyd (25)20.11939PIT
Willie Gault (27)20.11987CHI
Al Denson (24)20.11966DEN
Carroll Dale (24)20.11962RAM
Haven Moses (32)20.11978DEN
Bo Roberson (27)20.11962OAK
Gary Garrison (25)20.11969SDG
Torrey Smith (26)20.12015SFO
Hugh Taylor (30)20.11953WAS
Bernard Berrian (27)20.12008MIN
Harold Jackson (32)20.11978NWE
Ashley Lelie (24)20.12004DEN
Ken Burrough (27)20.11975HOU
219Frank Lewis (32)20.01979BUF
Billy Stone (23)20.01949BCL
Kenny Stills (21)20.02013NOR
Fred Barnett (24)20.01990PHI
Andy Uram (27)20.01942GNB
Morris Owens (25)20.01978TAM
Haven Moses (31)20.01977DEN
Don Maynard+ (34)20.01969NYJ
Gene Washington (25)20.01972SFO
228Plaxico Burress (27)19.92004PIT
Torry Holt (24)19.92000STL
Gene Washington (30)19.91977SFO
Roy Green (27)19.91984STL
John Gilliam (26)19.91971STL
Del Shofner (24)19.91959RAM
Malcom Floyd (30)19.92011SDG
Jim Benton (21)19.91938RAM
Gary Ballman (24)19.91964PIT
James Lofton+ (26)19.91982GNB
Sonny Randle (27)19.91963STL
Larry Brunson (27)19.91976KAN
Lance Rentzel (26)19.91970DAL
Paul Warfield+ (31)19.91974MIA
242Al Baldwin (27)19.81950GNB
Charley Frazier (27)19.81966HOU
Anthony Armstrong (27)19.82010WAS
Mel Gray (29)19.81978STL
Billy Brooks (24)19.81977CIN
Joey Galloway (31)19.82003DAL
Tommy McDonald+ (28)19.81962PHI
Buddy Dial (24)19.81961PIT
Lance Alworth+ (23)19.81963SDG
Pete Brewster (23)19.81953CLE