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Leaders Table
Rank Player Yds Years Tm
1Jerry Rice+22,8951985-20043TM
2Terrell Owens+15,9341996-20105TM
3Larry Fitzgerald15,8002004-2018crd
4Randy Moss+15,2921998-20125TM
5Isaac Bruce15,2081994-20092TM
6Tony Gonzalez15,1271997-20132TM
7Tim Brown+14,9341988-20042TM
8Steve Smith14,7312001-20162TM
9Marvin Harrison+14,5801996-2008clt
10Reggie Wayne14,3452001-2014clt
11Andre Johnson14,1852003-20163TM
12James Lofton+14,0041978-19935TM
13Cris Carter+13,8991987-20023TM
14Anquan Boldin13,7792003-20164TM
15Henry Ellard13,7771983-19983TM
16Torry Holt13,3821999-20092TM
17Andre Reed+13,1981985-20002TM
18Steve Largent+13,0891976-1989sea
19Irving Fryar12,7851984-20004TM
20Art Monk+12,7211980-19953TM
21Jason Witten12,4482003-2017dal
22Brandon Marshall12,3512006-20186TM
23Jimmy Smith12,2871992-20052TM
24Charlie Joiner+12,1461969-19863TM
25Hines Ward12,0831998-2011pit
26Derrick Mason12,0611997-20114TM
27Michael Irvin+11,9041988-1999dal
28Don Maynard+11,8341958-19733TM
29Antonio Gates11,6312003-2018sdg
30Calvin Johnson11,6192007-2015det
31Muhsin Muhammad11,4381996-20092TM
32Rod Smith11,3891995-2006den
33Keenan McCardell11,3731992-20075TM
34Chad Johnson11,0592001-20112TM
35Joey Galloway10,9501995-20105TM
36Roddy White10,8632005-2015atl
37Gary Clark10,8561985-19953TM
38Stanley Morgan10,7161977-19902TM
39Keyshawn Johnson10,5711996-20064TM
40Antonio Brown10,3882010-2018pit
41Harold Jackson10,3721968-19835TM
42Santana Moss10,2832001-20142TM
43Lance Alworth+10,2661962-19722TM
44Andre Rison10,2051989-20007TM
45Donald Driver10,1371999-2012gnb
46Shannon Sharpe+10,0601990-20032TM
47DeSean Jackson10,0132008-20183TM
48Eric Moulds9,9951996-20073TM
49Wes Welker9,9242004-20155TM
50Drew Hill9,8311979-19933TM
51Julio Jones9,7622011-2018atl
52Marques Colston9,7592006-2015nor
53Amani Toomer9,4971996-2008nyg
54Rob Moore9,3681990-19992TM
55Raymond Berry+9,2751955-1967clt
56Herman Moore9,1741991-20022TM
57Anthony Miller9,1481988-19973TM
58Charley Taylor+9,1101964-1977was
59Vincent Jackson9,0802005-20162TM
60Tony Martin9,0651990-20013TM
61Demaryius Thomas9,0252010-2018den
62Harold Carmichael8,9851971-19842TM
63Fred Biletnikoff+8,9741965-1978rai
Mark Clayton8,9741983-19932TM
65Wes Chandler8,9661978-19883TM
66Roy Green8,9651979-19922TM
67Ricky Proehl8,8781990-20066TM
68Mark Duper8,8691982-1992mia
69A.J. Green8,8242011-2018cin
70Terry Glenn8,8231996-20073TM
71Terance Mathis8,8091990-20023TM
72Mark Carrier8,7631987-19983TM
73Joe Horn8,7441996-20073TM
74John Stallworth+8,7231974-1987pit
75Johnnie Morton8,7191994-20053TM
76Cliff Branch8,6851972-1985rai
77Laveranues Coles8,6092000-20093TM
78Paul Warfield+8,5651964-19772TM
79Plaxico Burress8,4992000-20123TM
80Billy Howton8,4591952-19633TM
81Tommy McDonald+8,4101957-19685TM
82Eddie Kennison8,3451996-20085TM
83Wesley Walker8,3061977-1989nyj
84Greg Jennings8,2912006-20153TM
85Carroll Dale8,2771960-19733TM
86Curtis Conway8,2301993-20044TM
87Ernest Givins8,2151986-19952TM
88Jeff Graham8,1721991-20015TM
89Jordy Nelson8,1712008-20182TM
90Eric Martin8,1611985-19942TM
91Sterling Sharpe8,1341988-1994gnb
92Webster Slaughter8,1111986-19985TM
93Haven Moses8,0911968-19812TM
94Mike Wallace8,0722009-20185TM
95Art Powell8,0461959-19685TM
96Bill Brooks8,0011986-19963TM
97Don Hutson+7,9911935-1945gnb
98Tony Hill7,9881977-1986dal
99Ozzie Newsome+7,9801978-1990cle
100Bobby Mitchell+7,9541958-19682TM
101Jackie Smith+7,9181963-19782TM
102Jimmy Orr7,9141958-19702TM
103Drew Pearson7,8221973-1983dal
104Pierre Garcon7,7982008-20183TM
105Bobby Engram7,7511996-20093TM
106Anthony Carter7,7331985-19952TM
107Chris Chambers7,6482001-20103TM
108Greg Olsen7,6422007-20182TM
109Brian Blades7,6201988-1998sea
110Rob Gronkowski7,5842010-2018nwe
111Nat Moore7,5461974-1986mia
112Roy Jefferson7,5391965-19763TM
113Gary Garrison7,5381966-19772TM
114Dez Bryant7,4592010-2017dal
115Ed McCaffrey7,4221991-20033TM
116Bob Hayes+7,4141965-19752TM
117Pete Retzlaff7,4121956-1966phi
118Wayne Chrebet7,3651995-2005nyj
119Otis Taylor7,3061965-1975kan
120Michael Crabtree7,2792009-20183TM
121Boyd Dowler7,2701959-19712TM
122Antonio Freeman7,2511995-20032TM
123T.J. Houshmandzadeh7,2372001-20114TM
124Vernon Davis7,2212006-20183TM
125Dwayne Bowe7,2082007-20152TM
126Lionel Taylor7,1951959-19683TM
127Jimmy Graham7,1492010-20183TM
128T.Y. Hilton7,1462012-2018clt
129Darrell Jackson7,1322000-20083TM
130Carl Pickens7,1291992-20002TM
131Ken Burrough7,1021970-19812TM
132Isaac Curtis7,1011973-1984cin
133Reggie Rucker7,0651970-19814TM
134John Gilliam7,0561967-19775TM
135Elroy Hirsch+7,0291946-19572TM
136Shawn Jefferson7,0231991-20034TM
137Pat Tilley7,0051976-1986crd
138Jake Reed6,9991991-20022TM
139J.T. Smith6,9741978-19903TM
140Derrick Alexander6,9711994-20024TM
141Nate Washington6,9542005-20153TM
142Golden Tate6,8862010-20182TM
143Marshall Faulk+6,8751994-20052TM
144Gene Washington6,8561969-19792TM
145Jeremy Maclin6,8352009-20173TM
146Ahmad Rashad6,8311972-19823TM
147Charley Hennigan6,8231960-1966oti
148Larry Centers6,7971990-20034TM
149Emmanuel Sanders6,7592010-20182TM
150Dwight Clark6,7501979-1987sfo
151Frank Sanders6,7491995-20032TM
152Kellen Winslow+6,7411979-1987sdg
153Frank Lewis6,7241971-19832TM
154Marty Booker6,7031999-20093TM
155Cris Collinsworth6,6981981-1988cin
156Deion Branch6,6442002-20122TM
Mel Gray6,6441971-1982crd
158Willie Gault6,6351983-19932TM
159Jerricho Cotchery6,6232004-20153TM
160Al Toon6,6051985-1992nyj
161Brett Perriman6,5891988-19974TM
162Michael Haynes6,5881988-19972TM
163DeAndre Hopkins6,5722013-2018htx
164Heath Miller6,5692005-2015pit
165Henry Marshall6,5451976-1987kan
166Dante Lavelli+6,4881946-1956cle
167Ricky Sanders6,4771986-19952TM
168Del Shofner6,4701957-19672TM
169Mike Quick6,4641982-1990phi
170Quinn Early6,4481988-19994TM
171Sammy White6,4001976-1985min
172Ike Hilliard6,3971997-20082TM
173Carlos Carson6,3721980-19892TM
174Troy Brown6,3661993-2007nwe
175Max McGee6,3461954-1967gnb
176Stephone Paige6,3411983-1991kan
177Haywood Jeffires6,3341987-19962TM
178Steve Jordan6,3071982-1994min
179Sean Dawkins6,2911993-20014TM
180Alfred Jenkins6,2671975-1983atl
181Darnay Scott6,1931994-20022TM
182Jeremy Shockey6,1432002-20113TM
183Eddie Brown6,1341985-1991cin
184Steve Watson6,1121979-1987den
185Doug Baldwin6,0782011-2018sea
186Ronnie Harmon6,0761986-19974TM
187Red Phillips6,0441958-19672TM
188Lenny Moore+6,0391956-1967clt
189Santonio Holmes6,0302006-20143TM
190Louis Lipps6,0191984-19922TM
191Jack Snow6,0121965-1975ram
192Lee Evans6,0082004-20112TM
193Sonny Randle5,9961959-19683TM
194Brandon Lloyd5,9892003-20146TM
195Bobby Joe Conrad5,9021958-19692TM
Billy Wilson5,9021951-1960sfo
197Todd Christensen5,8721979-19882TM
198Todd Heap5,8692001-20122TM
199James Jones5,8612007-20152TM
200Jessie Hester5,8501985-19954TM
201Freddie Solomon5,8461975-19852TM
202Eric Decker5,8162010-20173TM
203Mike Ditka+5,8121961-19723TM
204Riley Odoms5,7551972-1983den
205Ben Watson5,7152004-20184TM
Roy Williams5,7152004-20113TM
207John Jefferson5,7141978-19853TM
208Gail Cogdill5,6961960-19703TM
209Vance Johnson5,6951985-1995den
210Jabar Gaffney5,6902002-20125TM
211Danny Abramowicz5,6861967-19742TM
212Antonio Bryant5,6852002-20094TM
213Delanie Walker5,6732006-20182TM
214Dallas Clark5,6652003-20133TM
215Keith Byars5,6611986-19984TM
Owen Daniels5,6612006-20153TM
217Alshon Jeffery5,6442012-20182TM
218Nate Burleson5,6302003-20133TM
219Dave Parks5,6191964-19733TM
Pete Pihos+5,6191947-1955phi
221Mac Speedie5,6021946-1952cle
222John Taylor5,5981987-1995sfo
223Eric Metcalf5,5721989-20027TM
224Ben Coates5,5551991-20002TM
225Mark Jackson5,5511986-19943TM
226Malcom Floyd5,5502004-2015sdg
227Braylon Edwards5,5222005-20124TM
228Rich Caster5,5151970-19824TM
229Ray Renfro5,5081952-1963cle
230Chris Burford5,5051960-1967kan
231Chris Calloway5,4971990-20004TM
232Jerry Smith5,4961965-1977was
233Lynn Swann+5,4621974-1982pit
234Reggie Langhorne5,4461985-19932TM
235Bernie Casey5,4441961-19682TM
236Buddy Dial5,4361959-19662TM
237Frank Gifford+5,4341952-1964nyg
238Frank Clarke5,4261957-19672TM
239Bob Tucker5,4211970-19802TM
240Marcus Allen+5,4111982-19972TM
241Tom Fears+5,3971948-1956ram
242Michael Jackson5,3931991-19982TM
243Gary Ballman5,3661962-19734TM
244Bobby Walston5,3631951-1962phi
245Fred Barnett5,3621990-19972TM
246Flipper Anderson5,3571988-19974TM
247Brandon Stokley5,3391999-20135TM
248Randall Cobb5,3352011-2018gnb
249Gary Collins5,2991962-1971cle
250Rocket Ismail5,2951993-20013TM
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