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Single Season Leaders and Records for Receiving Yards

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Since 1956

Rank Player Yds Season School
1.Trevor Insley 2060 1999 Nevada
2.Troy Edwards 1996 1998 Louisiana Tech
3.Michael Crabtree* 1962 2007 Texas Tech
4.Jordan White* 1911 2011 Western Michigan
5.Greg Salas* 1889 2010 Hawaii
6.Alex Van Dyke 1854 1995 Nevada
7.Terrance Williams* 1832 2012 Baylor
8.Randy Moss* 1820 1997 Marshall
9.J.R. Tolver 1785 2002 San Diego State
10.Justin Blackmon* 1782 2010 Oklahoma State
11.Danario Alexander* 1781 2009 Missouri
12.Howard Twilley 1779 1965 Tulsa
13.Freddie Barnes* 1770 2009 Bowling Green State
14.Patrick Edwards* 1752 2011 Houston
15.Rashard Higgins* 1750 2014 Colorado State
16.Josh Reed 1740 2001 Louisiana State
17.Brandin Cooks* 1730 2013 Oregon State
18.Amari Cooper* 1727 2014 Alabama
19.Marqise Lee* 1721 2012 Southern California
20.Davante Adams* 1719 2013 Fresno State
21.Ashley Lelie 1713 2001 Hawaii
22.Troy Edwards 1707 1997 Louisiana Tech
23.Rashaun Woods* 1695 2002 Oklahoma State
24.Manny Hazard 1689 1989 Houston
25.Larry Fitzgerald* 1672 2003 Pittsburgh
26.Kendall Wright* 1663 2011 Baylor
27.Marcus Harris 1650 1996 Wyoming
28.Chuck Hughes* 1634 1965 Texas-El Paso
29.Rodney Wright* 1630 2001 Fresno State
30.Nate Burleson 1629 2002 Nevada
31.Stedman Bailey* 1622 2012 West Virginia
 Ryan Broyles* 1622 2010 Oklahoma
33.Jordy Nelson 1606 2007 Kansas State
34.Torry Holt 1604 1998 North Carolina State
 Aaron Turner 1604 1991 Pacific
36.Greg Salas 1590 2009 Hawaii
37.Keyarris Garrett 1588 2015 Tulsa
38.Chris Penn 1578 1993 Tulsa
39.Kassim Osgood 1552 2002 San Diego State
40.Eugene Baker 1549 1997 Kent State
41.Lee Evans 1545 2001 Wisconsin
42.Roger Lewis 1544 2015 Bowling Green State
43.Austin Collie* 1538 2008 Brigham Young
44.Mike Hass 1532 2005 Oregon State
45.Kevin Curtis 1531 2001 Utah State
46.Justin Blackmon* 1522 2011 Oklahoma State
47.Johnnie Morton* 1520 1993 Southern California
48.Alshon Jeffery* 1517 2010 South Carolina
49.Willie Snead* 1516 2013 Ball State
50.Tyler Lockett* 1515 2014 Kansas State
51.Ryan Yarborough 1512 1993 Wyoming
52.Henry Ellard* 1510 1982 Fresno State
53.Geoff McArthur* 1504 2003 California
54.Edell Shepherd 1500 2001 San Jose State
55.Martin Nance* 1498 2003 Miami (OH)
56.Golden Tate 1496 2009 Notre Dame
 Ron Sellers 1496 1968 Florida State
58.Justin Hardy* 1494 2014 East Carolina
59.Jordan Shipley* 1485 2009 Texas
60.Vince Mayle 1483 2014 Washington State
61.Dez Bryant* 1480 2008 Oklahoma State
62.Jordan Matthews* 1477 2013 Vanderbilt
63.Charles Rogers* 1470 2001 Michigan State
64.Chad Mackey 1466 1996 Louisiana Tech
65.Sammy Watkins* 1464 2013 Clemson
66.Taywan Taylor 1460 2015 Western Kentucky
67.Jerry Hendren 1457 1968 Idaho
68.Donnie Avery 1456 2007 Houston
 Troy Walters 1456 1999 Stanford
70.JuJu Smith-Schuster 1454 2015 Southern California
 Reggie Williams* 1454 2002 Washington
72.Roddy White* 1452 2004 Alabama-Birmingham
 Jerry Hendren 1452 1969 Idaho
74.Kevin White* 1447 2014 West Virginia
75.Jason Phillips 1444 1988 Houston
76.David Boston* 1435 1998 Ohio State
 Geoff Noisy 1435 1996 Nevada
78.Keyshawn Johnson* 1434 1995 Southern California
79.Allen Robinson 1432 2013 Penn State
80.Marcus Harris 1431 1994 Wyoming
81.Corey Davis 1429 2015 Western Michigan
82.Nick Harwell 1425 2011 Miami (OH)
 Chris Williams 1425 2006 New Mexico State
 Mark Clayton* 1425 2003 Oklahoma
 Dan Bitson 1425 1989 Tulsa
86.Marcus Harris 1423 1995 Wyoming
87.Dennis Northcutt 1422 1999 Arizona
88.Darius Watts 1417 2001 Marshall
89.Thomas Sperbeck 1412 2015 Boise State
90.Terry Glenn* 1411 1995 Ohio State
91.Corey Davis* 1408 2014 Western Michigan
92.Dezmon Briscoe* 1407 2008 Kansas
93.Deandre Hopkins* 1405 2012 Clemson
 Shaun McDonald* 1405 2002 Arizona State
 Geoff Noisy 1405 1998 Nevada
96.Naaman Roosevelt* 1402 2008 Buffalo
97.Kevin Alexander 1400 1995 Utah State
98.Dante Ridgeway 1399 2004 Ball State
99.Dante Love* 1398 2007 Ball State
100.Gerell Robinson* 1397 2011 Arizona State
 Nakia Jenkins 1397 1996 Utah State