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Leaders Table
Rank Player Rt Years Tm
1Brian Mitchell6071990-20033TM
2Allen Rossum5141998-20096TM
3Josh Cribbs4262005-20143TM
Dante Hall4262000-20082TM
5Mel Gray4211986-19974TM
6Glyn Milburn4071993-20014TM
7Michael Bates3731993-20036TM
8Desmond Howard3591992-20025TM
9Darren Sproles3322005-20193TM
10Kevin Williams3221993-20004TM
11Ted Ginn3072007-20195TM
12Devin Hester2952006-20164TM
13Leon Washington2922006-20144TM
14Tyrone Hughes2831993-19983TM
15Eric Metcalf2801989-20027TM
16Ron Smith2751965-19745TM
17Chris Carr2562005-20135TM
18Dave Meggett2521989-19983TM
19Dexter Carter2501990-19962TM
Eddie Drummond2502002-20072TM
21Michael Lewis2482001-20072TM
22Brandon Tate2472009-20184TM
23Bruce Harper2431977-1984nyj
24Corey Harris2381992-20036TM
25Clarence Verdin2371986-19943TM
26Vai Sikahema2351986-19933TM
27Rock Cartwright2312002-20112TM
28Chad Morton2292000-20064TM
29Tamarick Vanover2261995-20022TM
30Terrence Wilkins2231999-20062TM
31Rod Woodson+2201987-20034TM
32Charlie Rogers2171999-20033TM
33Herschel Walker2151986-19974TM
34Maurice Hicks2142004-20082TM
35Jermaine Lewis2121996-20043TM
36Reggie Swinton2082001-20053TM
37Terrence McGee2072003-2012buf
38Andre' Davis2052002-20094TM
39Cordarrelle Patterson2042013-20194TM
40Tim Dwight2031998-20075TM
41Ron Brown1991984-19912TM
42David Dunn1981995-20014TM
43Steve Odom1941974-19792TM
44Andre Coleman1931994-19983TM
Abe Woodson1931958-19662TM
46Dennis Gentry1921982-1992chi
47Al Carmichael1911953-19612TM
48Ronney Jenkins1902000-20032TM
49Larry Anderson1891978-19842TM
Qadry Ismail1891993-20025TM
Dick James1891956-19653TM
Andre Roberts1892010-20196TM
53Josh Scobey1862003-20073TM
Dwight Stone1861987-20003TM
55Timmy Brown1841959-19683TM
56Jacoby Jones1832007-20154TM
Wes Welker1832004-20155TM
58Kevin Faulk1811999-2011nwe
59Speedy Duncan1801964-19742TM
60Stump Mitchell1771981-1989crd
61Steve Broussard1751990-19983TM
Mike Nelms1751980-1984was
63Bobby Joe Edmonds1731986-19953TM
64Drew Hill1721979-19933TM
65Stefan Logan1712009-20122TM
66Alvin Haymond1701964-19735TM
Aaron Stecker1702000-20093TM
68Nate Lewis1691990-19952TM
69Fulton Walker1671981-19862TM
Eric Weems1672007-20173TM
71LaRod Stephens-Howling1642009-20132TM
72Dwayne Harris1632011-20193TM
Darrin Nelson1631982-19922TM
74Vaughn Hebron1581993-19982TM
Bobby Jancik1581962-1967oti
76Derrick Mason1561997-20114TM
Eddie Payton1561977-19824TM
78Deion Sanders+1551989-20055TM
79Carl Garrett1541969-19774TM
Marc Mariani1542010-20162TM
Carl Roaches1541980-19852TM
82Kermit Alexander1531963-19733TM
Aaron Bailey1531994-1998clt
84Danny Amendola1522009-20194TM
Percy Harvin1522009-20164TM
Bruce Laird1521972-19832TM
Justin Miller1522005-20123TM
88Dino Hall1511979-1983cle
MarTay Jenkins1511999-2002crd
90Donnie Elder1501985-19915TM
91Albert Bentley1491985-19922TM
92Stanford Jennings1481984-19923TM
93Bethel Johnson1472003-20062TM
Roell Preston1471995-19995TM
Dominic Rhodes1472001-20102TM
B.J. Sams1472004-20082TM
97Tremain Mack1461997-2000cin
98Jerious Norwood1452006-20112TM
David Palmer1451994-2000min
100Gary Anderson1431985-19933TM
Tony Horne1431998-2000ram
Ollie Matson+1431952-19664TM
103Ellis Hobbs1412005-20102TM
104Joe Arenas1391951-1957sfo
105Larry Marshall1381972-19784TM
106Woodley Lewis1371950-19603TM
107Clarence Childs1341964-19682TM
Vernon Turner1341990-19954TM
109Cannonball Butler1331965-19723TM
Jamie Holland1331987-19923TM
111James Brooks1321981-19924TM
Bill Butler1321959-19644TM
Cleo Montgomery1321980-19853TM
114Bobby Humphery1301984-19902TM
Maurice Morris1302002-20112TM
Bo Roberson1301961-19664TM
117Danieal Manning1292006-20142TM
Vic Washington1291971-19763TM
119Zachary Dixon1281979-19845TM
Alvin Hall1281981-1987det
J.J. Moses1282002-20053TM
122James Owens1271979-19842TM
123Jon Arnett1261957-19662TM
Tyler Lockett1262015-2019sea
125Adam Jones1252005-20184TM
Rich Mauti1251977-19842TM
Buddy Young1251947-19554TM
128James Thrash1241997-20082TM
129Billy Johnson1231974-19883TM
Brock Marion1231993-20043TM
131Glenn Holt1222006-2008cin
Willie Ponder1222003-20063TM
133Abner Haynes1211960-19674TM
Leon Johnson1211997-20033TM
Terry Metcalf1211973-19812TM
Courtney Roby1212005-20144TM
137Herb Adderley+1201961-19722TM
138Jerry Azumah1191999-2005chi
Brandon Banks1192010-2012was
Fred McAfee1191991-20064TM
141Bernard Jackson1181972-19803TM
142Randy Baldwin1171991-19964TM
Brandon Bennett1171998-20042TM
Dick Christy1171958-19633TM
Troy Walters1172000-20074TM
146Johnny Bailey1151990-19953TM
Eric Ball1151989-19952TM
Aaron Glenn1151994-20085TM
Stephen Starring1151983-19883TM
150J.J. Arrington1142005-2008crd
Preston Pearson1141967-19803TM
152Dave Hampton1131969-19763TM
Glen Young1131983-19882TM
154Robbie Martin1121981-19862TM
Brad Smith1122006-20143TM
156Terry Fair1111998-20053TM
Mercury Morris1111969-19762TM
David Patten1111997-20085TM
Lou Piccone1111974-19822TM
160Benny Cunningham1102013-20182TM
Quintin Demps1102008-20175TM
Dave Grayson1101961-19702TM
163Rocket Ismail1091993-20013TM
Keith Moody1091976-19802TM
165Ken Jenkins1081983-19862TM
Cecil Turner1081968-1973chi
167Kenny Bynum1071997-2000sdg
Terance Mathis1071990-20023TM
Walter Roberts1071964-19703TM
Micheal Spurlock1072006-20148TM
Marcus Thigpen1072012-20154TM
172Greg Pruitt1061973-19842TM
173Aveion Cason1052001-20083TM
Alex Erickson1052016-2019cin
175Ken Bell1041986-1989den
Gary Davis1041976-19812TM
Floyd Little+1041967-1975den
Darius Reynaud1042008-20134TM
Thomas Sanders1041985-19912TM
180Howard Stevens1031973-19772TM
Darrick Vaughn1032000-20032TM
Jon Vaughn1031991-19943TM
183Steve Breaston1022007-20122TM
Willie Drewrey1021985-19932TM
Rickie Harris1021965-19722TM
Bobby Mitchell+1021958-19682TM
Travis Williams1021967-19712TM
188James Dixon1011989-1991dal
Herman Hunter1011985-19873TM
Terry Kirby1011993-20024TM
Al Nelson1011965-1973phi
Tom Watkins1011961-19683TM
193Sammy Martin1001988-19912TM
Josh Wilson1002007-20155TM
195Arlen Harris992003-20062TM
Lionel James991984-1988sdg
Clint Jones991967-19732TM
198Napoleon Kaufman981995-2000rai
Steve Smith982001-20162TM
Tyson Thompson982005-2007dal
Jo-Jo Townsell981985-1990nyj
202Willard Harrell971975-19842TM
Chris Watson971999-20022TM
204Lorenzo Hampton961985-1989mia
Eric Moulds961996-20073TM
Artie Owens961976-19803TM
207Reidel Anthony951997-2001tam
Pervis Atkins951961-19663TM
Leodis McKelvin952008-20162TM
Michael Morton951982-19873TM
George Taliaferro951949-19555TM
Rick Upchurch951975-1983den
213Jerry LeVias941969-19742TM
214Travis Minor932001-20082TM
Eddie Saenz931946-1951was
216Lynn Chandnois921950-1956pit
O.J. McDuffie921993-2000mia
Sylvester Stamps921984-19892TM
Charles Wilson921990-19953TM
220Mike Goodson912009-20133TM
Gerald McNeil911986-19902TM
Gale Sayers+911965-1971chi
Chris Warren911990-20003TM
224Deji Karim902010-20133TM
225Miles Austin892006-20153TM
Brian Baschnagel891976-1984chi
Chris Cole892000-2003den
Najeh Davenport892002-20083TM
Larry Garron891960-1968nwe
Roy Green891979-19922TM
Marc Logan891987-19974TM
Irving Spikes891994-1997mia
Walter Stanley891985-19925TM
Jordan Todman892011-20175TM
235Deonte Thompson882012-20184TM
Dave Williams881977-19812TM
237Ladell Betts872002-20102TM
Troy Brown871993-2007nwe
Larry Brunson871974-19803TM
Wally Henry871977-1982phi
Felix Jones872008-20132TM
Dexter Wynn872004-20083TM
243Pharoh Cooper862016-20193TM
Doug Gabriel862003-20062TM
Charley Warner861963-19662TM
246Will Blackmon852006-20164TM
Yamon Figurs852007-20105TM
Nesby Glasgow851979-19922TM
Mel Renfro+851964-1977dal
Charlie West851968-19793TM
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