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Leaders Table
Rank Player RtY Years Tm
1Brian Mitchell19,0131990-20033TM
2Allen Rossum15,0031998-20096TM
3Josh Cribbs13,4882005-20143TM
4Mel Gray13,0031986-19974TM
5Glyn Milburn12,7721993-20014TM
6Dante Hall12,3972000-20082TM
7Darren Sproles11,1712005-20183TM
8Devin Hester11,0282006-20164TM
9Desmond Howard10,8541992-20025TM
10Kevin Williams9,6041993-20004TM
11Ted Ginn9,4992007-20185TM
12Leon Washington9,3462006-20144TM
13Dave Meggett9,2741989-19983TM
14Eric Metcalf9,2661989-20027TM
15Michael Bates9,1541993-20036TM
16Ron Smith8,7101965-19745TM
17Tyrone Hughes8,4101993-19983TM
18Vai Sikahema8,1021986-19933TM
19Jermaine Lewis7,8931996-20043TM
20Brandon Tate7,8142009-20184TM
21Michael Lewis7,8072001-20072TM
22Jacoby Jones7,6282007-20154TM
23Tamarick Vanover7,4381995-20022TM
24Chris Carr7,3492005-20135TM
25Rod Woodson+7,2561987-20034TM
26Bruce Harper7,1911977-1984nyj
27Eddie Drummond7,0912002-20072TM
28Chad Morton6,8322000-20064TM
29Dexter Carter6,7701990-19962TM
30Speedy Duncan6,7401964-19742TM
31Wes Welker6,7222004-20155TM
32Alvin Haymond6,5861964-19735TM
33Clarence Verdin6,5801986-19943TM
34Tim Dwight6,5261998-20075TM
35Abe Woodson6,4941958-19662TM
36Terrence Wilkins6,3981999-20062TM
37Billy Johnson6,2581974-19883TM
38Reggie Swinton6,2302001-20053TM
39Charlie Rogers6,1251999-20033TM
40Mike Nelms6,0761980-1984was
41Deion Sanders+5,7221989-20055TM
42Al Carmichael5,7101953-19612TM
43Dick James5,6281956-19653TM
44Stefan Logan5,5862009-20122TM
45Corey Harris5,5451992-20036TM
46Rock Cartwright5,4502002-20112TM
Terrence McGee5,4502003-2012buf
48Timmy Brown5,4201959-19683TM
49Stump Mitchell5,3841981-1989crd
50Dwayne Harris5,3832011-20183TM
51Rick Upchurch5,3631975-1983den
52Eric Weems5,3542007-20173TM
53Danny Amendola5,2962009-20183TM
54Fulton Walker5,2161981-19862TM
55Adam Jones5,1762005-20184TM
56Cordarrelle Patterson5,1472013-20183TM
57Bobby Joe Edmonds5,1171986-19953TM
58Derrick Mason5,0861997-20114TM
59Herschel Walker5,0841986-19974TM
60Eddie Payton5,0631977-19824TM
61Steve Odom5,0461974-19792TM
62Kevin Faulk5,0411999-2011nwe
Marc Mariani5,0412010-20162TM
64David Dunn4,9441995-20014TM
65Maurice Hicks4,9322004-20082TM
66David Palmer4,8841994-2000min
67Larry Marshall4,8621972-19784TM
68Andre' Davis4,8612002-20094TM
69Andre Coleman4,8501994-19983TM
70Bobby Jancik4,8321962-1967oti
71Larry Anderson4,7991978-19842TM
72B.J. Sams4,7192004-20082TM
73Andre Roberts4,6532010-20185TM
74Joe Arenas4,5721951-1957sfo
75Tim Brown+4,5551988-20042TM
76Ronney Jenkins4,5502000-20032TM
77Greg Pruitt4,5211973-19842TM
78Ron Brown4,4931984-19912TM
79Dennis Gentry4,4891982-1992chi
80Troy Brown4,4871993-2007nwe
81Carl Roaches4,4681980-19852TM
82Kermit Alexander4,4211963-19733TM
83Mike Fuller4,3611975-19822TM
84Woodley Lewis4,3511950-19603TM
85Ollie Matson+4,3411952-19664TM
86Antwaan Randle El4,3162002-20102TM
87Leon Johnson4,3051997-20033TM
88Carl Garrett4,1911969-19774TM
89Buddy Young4,1631947-19554TM
90Josh Scobey4,1602003-20073TM
91Bruce Laird4,1531972-19832TM
92Nate Lewis4,1521990-19952TM
93Qadry Ismail4,1351993-20025TM
94Percy Harvin4,1272009-20164TM
95LaRod Stephens-Howling4,0922009-20132TM
96Jon Arnett4,0911957-19662TM
97Dino Hall4,0861979-1983cle
98Steve Broussard4,0601990-19983TM
99Steve Smith4,0552001-20162TM
100Terry Metcalf4,0231973-19812TM
101Kelvin Martin4,0201987-19963TM
102Darrin Nelson4,0161982-19922TM
103Justin Miller3,9752005-20123TM
104Aaron Stecker3,9342000-20093TM
105Dwight Stone3,9271987-20003TM
106Abner Haynes3,9001960-19674TM
107Roell Preston3,8961995-19995TM
108Howard Stevens3,8951973-19772TM
109MarTay Jenkins3,8661999-2002crd
110Johnny Bailey3,8401990-19953TM
111Troy Walters3,8352000-20074TM
112Karl Williams3,8101996-20042TM
113Vaughn Hebron3,8021993-19982TM
114Brandon Banks3,7932010-2012was
115Robbie Martin3,7541981-19862TM
116Ellis Hobbs3,7392005-20102TM
117Bill Butler3,7361959-19644TM
118Aaron Bailey3,6961994-1998clt
119Jerious Norwood3,6952006-20112TM
120Willie Drewrey3,6941985-19932TM
121Dick Christy3,6751958-19633TM
122Darrien Gordon3,6711993-20025TM
123Tyler Lockett3,6592015-2018sea
124Marcus Sherels3,6572010-2018min
125Bethel Johnson3,6322003-20062TM
126Tony Horne3,6151998-2000ram
127Tremain Mack3,5831997-2000cin
128Gerald McNeil3,5691986-19902TM
129J.J. Moses3,5092002-20053TM
130Reggie Barlow3,4941996-20032TM
Clarence Childs3,4941964-19682TM
132Leodis McKelvin3,4922008-20162TM
133Drew Hill3,4821979-19933TM
134Tom Watkins3,4801961-19683TM
135Eddie Brown3,4681974-19793TM
136Rich Mauti3,4641977-19842TM
137Marcus Thigpen3,4522012-20154TM
138Vernon Turner3,4431990-19954TM
139Emlen Tunnell+3,4241948-19612TM
140Floyd Little+3,4161967-1975den
141Jo-Jo Townsell3,4081985-1990nyj
142R.W. McQuarters3,3891998-20084TM
Bobby Mitchell+3,3891958-19682TM
144Dominic Rhodes3,3742001-20102TM
Micheal Spurlock3,3742006-20148TM
146Danieal Manning3,3702006-20142TM
147Rickie Harris3,3551965-19722TM
148Vic Washington3,3411971-19763TM
149Darius Reynaud3,3322008-20134TM
150Cleo Montgomery3,3281980-19853TM
151James Brooks3,3271981-19924TM
152Lionel James3,2871984-1988sdg
153Walter Stanley3,2771985-19925TM
154Bill Dudley+3,2581942-19533TM
155Keith Moody3,2381976-19802TM
156J.T. Smith3,2371978-19903TM
James Thrash3,2371997-20082TM
158O.J. McDuffie3,2301993-2000mia
159Charlie West3,2261968-19793TM
160Ken Jenkins3,2001983-19862TM
161Albert Bentley3,1921985-19922TM
162Wally Henry3,1811977-1982phi
163Walter Roberts3,1741964-19703TM
164Gale Sayers+3,1721965-1971chi
165Gary Anderson3,1641985-19933TM
166Phil McConkey3,1561984-19894TM
167Mark Jones3,1522004-20094TM
168Butch Johnson3,1451976-19852TM
169George Atkinson3,1401968-19792TM
170Cannonball Butler3,1311965-19723TM
171Steve Breaston3,1262007-20122TM
172Mercury Morris3,1181969-19762TM
173Bo Roberson3,1111961-19664TM
174Mel Renfro+3,0881964-1977dal
175Herb Adderley+3,0801961-19722TM
176Willie Ponder3,0792003-20063TM
177Terry Fair3,0431998-20053TM
178Lou Piccone3,0411974-19822TM
179Donnie Elder3,0401985-19915TM
180Lynn Chandnois3,0321950-1956pit
181Mike Martin3,0241983-1989cin
182Travis Williams3,0141967-19712TM
183Courtney Roby3,0072005-20144TM
184Bobby Humphery2,9741984-19902TM
185Bill Thompson2,9701969-1981den
186Mack Herron2,9671973-19752TM
187Stanford Jennings2,9651984-19923TM
188Glenn Holt2,9612006-2008cin
189Eric Guliford2,9601993-19983TM
190Alvin Hall2,9581981-1987det
191Brock Marion2,9511993-20043TM
192Dexter McCluster2,9422010-20163TM
193Maurice Morris2,9332002-20112TM
194Antonio Brown2,9322010-2018pit
195Quintin Demps2,9312008-20175TM
196Dave Hampton2,9231969-19763TM
Todd Kinchen2,9231992-19983TM
198Billy Grimes2,9161949-19522TM
199Jerry Azumah2,9011999-2005chi
200Jerry LeVias2,9001969-19742TM
Brad Smith2,9002006-20143TM
202Benny Cunningham2,8952013-20182TM
203Keshawn Martin2,8592012-20163TM
204Hugh McElhenny+2,8411952-19644TM
Preston Pearson2,8411967-19803TM
206Dave Grayson2,8391961-19702TM
207Eddie Saenz2,8341946-1951was
208Nate Burleson2,8092003-20133TM
Antonio Chatman2,8092003-20082TM
210Jamie Holland2,8061987-19923TM
211James Owens2,8011979-19842TM
212Willard Harrell2,7751975-19842TM
213Leroy Kelly+2,7741964-1973cle
214Noland Smith2,7721967-19692TM
215Jeremy Ross2,7522012-20166TM
216Randall Cobb2,7472011-2018gnb
217Dana McLemore2,7451982-19872TM
218Cecil Turner2,7301968-1973chi
219Eddie Royal2,7292008-20163TM
220Glen Young2,7191983-19882TM
221Chris Warren2,7141990-20003TM
222Bernard Jackson2,7091972-19803TM
Lemar Parrish2,7091970-19823TM
224Aaron Glenn2,6971994-20085TM
225J.J. Arrington2,6942005-2008crd
226Leon Bright2,6931981-19852TM
227Roscoe Parrish2,6912005-20122TM
228Dennis Northcutt2,6842000-20093TM
229Brandon Bennett2,6751998-20042TM
230Frank Seno2,6631943-19493TM
231Larry Brunson2,6521974-19803TM
232Deltha O'Neal2,6442000-20083TM
233Pat Studstill2,6401961-19723TM
234Zachary Dixon2,6391979-19845TM
235Al Nelson2,6281965-1973phi
236Chris Watson2,6251999-20022TM
237Darrick Vaughn2,6202000-20032TM
238Randy Baldwin2,6071991-19964TM
239Clifton Smith2,6032008-20103TM
240Javier Arenas2,5972010-20143TM
241Lem Barney+2,5861967-1977det
242Alex Erickson2,5852016-2018cin
243Domenik Hixon2,5632007-20133TM
244Irving Fryar2,5601984-20004TM
245Nesby Glasgow2,5571979-19922TM
246Cullen Bryant2,5201973-19872TM
247Manfred Moore2,5041974-19774TM
248Steve Van Buren+2,5031944-1951phi
249Stephen Starring2,4971983-19883TM
250Julian Edelman2,4922009-2018nwe
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