NFL Single Game Playoffs Receiving Yards Leaders

Single game leaders only reflect years for which we have complete boxscore data (1960 onward), all playoff games, and all 100 yard rushing/receiving or 300 yard passing games from 1940-1959.

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Leaders Table
Rank Player Yds Tm Boxscore
1Eric Moulds240BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Miami Dolphins, January 2, 1999
2Anthony Carter227MINMinnesota Vikings vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 9, 1988
3T.Y. Hilton224INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Kansas City Chiefs, January 4, 2014
4Reggie Wayne221INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Denver Broncos, January 9, 2005
5Steve Smith218CARCarolina Panthers vs. Chicago Bears, January 15, 2006
6Jerry Rice+215SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Cincinnati Bengals, January 22, 1989
7Calvin Johnson211DETDetroit Lions vs. New Orleans Saints, January 7, 2012
8Demaryius Thomas204DENDenver Broncos vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 8, 2012
9Tom Fears+198RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. Chicago Bears, December 17, 1950
10Ricky Sanders193WASWashington Redskins vs. Denver Broncos, January 31, 1988
11Michael Irvin+192DALDallas Cowboys vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 15, 1995
12Fred Biletnikoff+190OAKOakland Raiders vs. New York Jets, December 29, 1968
13Randy Moss188MINMinnesota Vikings vs. St. Louis Rams, January 16, 2000
14Cliff Branch186OAKOakland Raiders vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, December 29, 1974
15Jerry Rice+183OAKOakland Raiders vs. New York Jets, January 12, 2002
16Julio Jones182ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 20, 2013
17Fred Biletnikoff+180OAKOakland Raiders vs. Kansas City Chiefs, December 22, 1968
Vernon Davis180SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. New Orleans Saints, January 14, 2012
19Raymond Berry+178BALBaltimore Colts vs. New York Giants, December 28, 1958
20Terrell Owens177SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. New York Giants, January 5, 2003
Steve Watson177DENDenver Broncos vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, December 30, 1984
22Larry Fitzgerald176ARIArizona Cardinals vs. Green Bay Packers, January 16, 2016
23Bob Schnelker175NYGNew York Giants vs. Baltimore Colts, December 27, 1959
24Charlie Brown171WASWashington Redskins vs. Los Angeles Rams, January 1, 1984
25Wesley Walker169NYJNew York Jets vs. Los Angeles Raiders, January 15, 1983
26Haven Moses168DENDenver Broncos vs. Oakland Raiders, January 1, 1978
27Larry Fitzgerald166ARIArizona Cardinals vs. Carolina Panthers, January 10, 2009
Kellen Winslow+166SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Miami Dolphins, January 2, 1982
29Hakeem Nicks165NYGNew York Giants vs. Green Bay Packers, January 15, 2012
30Rocket Ismail163DALDallas Cowboys vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 9, 2000
Art Monk+163WASWashington Redskins vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 12, 1991
Steve Smith163CARCarolina Panthers vs. St. Louis Rams, January 10, 2004
33Isaac Bruce162STLSt. Louis Rams vs. Tennessee Titans, January 30, 2000
34Lynn Swann+161PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Dallas Cowboys, January 18, 1976
35Wayne Millner+160WASWashington Redskins vs. Chicago Bears, December 12, 1937
36Jermichael Finley159GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. Arizona Cardinals, January 10, 2010
Amp Lee159MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Chicago Bears, January 1, 1995
38Frank Lewis158BUFBuffalo Bills vs. New York Jets, December 27, 1981
39Shannon Sharpe+156DENDenver Broncos vs. Los Angeles Raiders, January 9, 1994
John Stallworth+156PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Denver Broncos, December 30, 1978
41Ike Hilliard155NYGNew York Giants vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 14, 2001
Alfred Jenkins155ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. Dallas Cowboys, January 4, 1981
43O.J. McDuffie154MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Buffalo Bills, December 30, 1995
Martavis Bryant154PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Denver Broncos, January 17, 2016
45Deion Branch153NWENew England Patriots vs. Denver Broncos, January 14, 2006
46Larry Fitzgerald152ARIArizona Cardinals vs. Philadelphia Eagles, January 18, 2009
Andre Reed+152BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Dallas Cowboys, January 31, 1993
Rod Smith152DENDenver Broncos vs. Atlanta Falcons, January 31, 1999
49Plaxico Burress151NYGNew York Giants vs. Green Bay Packers, January 20, 2008
Pierre Garcon151INDIndianapolis Colts vs. New York Jets, January 24, 2010
51Brett Perriman150DETDetroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers, January 8, 1994
Leonard Thompson150DETDetroit Lions vs. Washington Redskins, January 8, 1983
Thurman Thomas+150BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Cleveland Browns, January 6, 1990
Dwayne Bowe150KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 4, 2014
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