NFL Career Receptions Leaders Through 2005

These are the NFL career record holders through the 2005 season. See current receptions leaders or select another stat or year:

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Leaders through 2005

Leaders through 2005 Table
Rank Current Player (age) Rec Tm
11Jerry Rice15493TM
26Cris Carter11013TM
37Tim Brown10942TM
418Andre Reed9512TM
520Art Monk9403TM
65Marvin Harrison927clt
726Jimmy Smith8622TM
829Irving Fryar8514TM
931Larry Centers8274TM
1025Keenan McCardell8254TM
1132Steve Largent819sea
1233Shannon Sharpe8152TM
1334Henry Ellard8143TM
1413Isaac Bruce813ram
1530Rod Smith797den
1640Marshall Faulk7672TM
1742James Lofton7645TM
1844Charlie Joiner7503TM
44Michael Irvin750dal
1934Keyshawn Johnson7443TM
2046Andre Rison7437TM
218Terrell Owens7162TM
2259Gary Clark6993TM
2361Terance Mathis6893TM
2442Eric Moulds675buf
2565Herman Moore6702TM
2666Ricky Proehl6665TM
2768Ozzie Newsome662cle
2870Charley Taylor649was
293Tony Gonzalez648kan
3027Muhsin Muhammad6422TM
3174Drew Hill6343TM
15Randy Moss6342TM
3275Don Maynard6333TM
3376Raymond Berry631clt
3478Rob Moore6282TM
3582Johnnie Morton6243TM
3622Torry Holt619ram
3789Keith Byars6104TM
3892Anthony Miller5953TM
92Sterling Sharpe595gnb
3995Curtis Conway5944TM
4096Tony Martin5933TM
4199Harold Carmichael5902TM
42100Fred Biletnikoff589rai
43101Marcus Allen5872TM
44103Bill Brooks5833TM
45105Mark Clayton5822TM
105Ronnie Harmon5824TM
46107Brian Blades581sea
47108Wayne Chrebet580nyj
48109Harold Jackson5795TM
4914Hines Ward574pit
50110Ernest Givins5712TM
51112Mark Carrier5693TM
52113Lionel Taylor5673TM
53114Roger Craig5663TM
54115Ed McCaffrey5653TM
55116Webster Slaughter5635TM
56117Wes Chandler5593TM
117Roy Green5592TM
57119Stanley Morgan5572TM
58123Eric Martin5532TM
5958Joey Galloway5503TM
60130John Williams5462TM
61132J.T. Smith5443TM
62133Lance Alworth5422TM
133Jeff Graham5425TM
63136Kellen Winslow541sdg
136Eric Metcalf5417TM
64138Carl Pickens5402TM
6590Joe Horn5392TM
19Derrick Mason5392TM
66143John Stallworth537pit
67146Haywood Jeffires5352TM
6867Amani Toomer529nyg
69102Tiki Barber528nyg
70152Brett Perriman5254TM
7196Terry Glenn5233TM
72154Bobby Mitchell5212TM