Receiving Yards Career Leaders and Records

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Leaders

  • Since 1956
Leaders Table
Rk Player Yds From To School
1Corey Davis*527820132016Western Michigan
2Trevor Insley500519961999Nevada
3Ryan Broyles*458620082011Oklahoma
4Justin Hardy*454120112014East Carolina
5Marcus Harris451819931996Wyoming
6Patrick Edwards*450720082011Houston
7James Washington*447220142017Oklahoma State
8Rashaun Woods*441420002003Oklahoma State
9Ryan Yarborough*437419901993Wyoming
10Troy Edwards435219961998Louisiana Tech
11Greg Salas*434520072010Hawaii
Aaron Turner434519891992Pacific
13Zay Jones*427920132016East Carolina
14Terance Mathis425419851989New Mexico
15Geoff Noisy424919951998Nevada
16Taywan Taylor*423420132016Western Kentucky
17Jordan White*418720072011Western Michigan
18Trent Taylor*417920132016Louisiana Tech
19Jarett Dillard*413820052008Rice
20Darius Watts*403120002003Marshall
21Kendall Wright*400420082011Baylor
22Troy Walters398619961999Stanford
23James Proche*394920152019SMU
24Derek Hagan*393920022005Arizona State
25Mike Hass*392420032005Oregon State
26Jason Rivers*391920032007Hawaii
27Josh Davis*388920012004Marshall
28Roy Williams*386620002003Texas
29Rashad Greene*383020112014Florida State
30Emmanuel Sanders*379120062009SMU
31John Standeford*378820002003Purdue
32Vincent Marshall*377020032006Houston
33Chad Mackey376319931996Louisiana Tech
34Jordan Matthews*375920102013Vanderbilt
35Conner Vernon*374920092012Duke
36Marc Zeno372519841987Tulane
37Tyler Lockett*371020112014Kansas State
38Brandon Stokley370219951998Louisiana
39Titus Davis*370020112014Central Michigan
40Ryne Robinson*369720032006Miami (OH)
41Michael Floyd*368620082011Notre Dame
42Arnold Jackson367019972000Louisville
43Marqise Lee*365520112013USC
44Bryan Anderson*364820062009Central Michigan
Rashard Higgins*364820132015Colorado State
46Jamison Crowder*364120112014Duke
47Nick Harwell*363620102014Kansas
48David Anderson*363420022005Colorado State
49Taylor Stubblefield*362920012004Purdue
50Jovon Bouknight*362620022005Wyoming
51Cody Hoffman*361220102013Brigham Young
52Davone Bess*361020052007Hawaii
53Thomas Sperbeck*360120132016Boise State
54Steve Neal359919972000Western Michigan
55Ron Sellers*359819661968Florida State
56Anthony Miller*359020152017Memphis
57James Newson*357220002003Oregon State
J.R. Tolver357219992002San Diego State
59Chris Williams356520052008New Mexico State
60Justin Blackmon*356420092011Oklahoma State
61Tommy Shuler*356320112014Marshall
62Naaman Roosevelt*355120062009Buffalo
63Dorien Bryant*354820042007Purdue
64Braylon Edwards*354120012004Michigan
65Greg Jennings353920022005Western Michigan
66Reggie Williams*353620012003Washington
67T.Y. Hilton*353120082011Florida International
68Andy Isabella352620152018Massachusetts
69Peter Warrick351719951999Florida State
70Eugene Baker351319951998Kent State
71Ryan Wolfe349520062009UNLV
72Tyron Carrier*349320082011Houston
73Tajae Sharpe348620122015Massachusetts
74Sterling Shepard*348220122015Oklahoma
75Lee Evans*346819992003Wisconsin
76Amari Cooper*346320122014Alabama
KeeSean Johnson*346320152018Fresno State
78Gabe Marks*345320122016Washington State
79Charles Sharon*345020022005Bowling Green State
80Eric Page*344620092011Toledo
81Jerry Hendren343519671969Idaho
82Tavon Austin*341320092012West Virginia
83Robert Davis*339120132016Georgia State
Sammy Watkins*339120112013Clemson
85Torry Holt337919951998North Carolina State
86D'Wayne Bates*337019951998Northwestern
Ryan Grice-Mullen*337020052007Hawaii
88Tyler Boyd*336120132015Pitt
89Allen Lazard*336020142017Iowa State
90Bobby Wade335119992002Arizona
91Nelson Spruce334720122015Colorado
Elmo Wright334719681970Houston
93Charlie Jones*334419921995Fresno State
94Howard Twilley334319631965Tulsa
95Ashley Lelie334119992001Hawaii
96Terrance Williams*333420092012Baylor
97Clarkston Hines331819861989Duke
98Aldrick Robinson*331420072010SMU
99Cody Thompson*331220142018Toledo
100Tyler Johnson*330520162019Minnesota
101Dan Bitson330019871991Tulsa
102CeeDee Lamb*329220172019Oklahoma
103Freddie Barnes*329020062009Bowling Green State
104Donnie Avery*328920042007Houston
105Nate Burleson328720002002Nevada
106Jakeem Grant*328620122015Texas Tech
107Hart Lee Dykes*327519851988Oklahoma State
108Brandin Cooks*327220112013Oregon State
109Greg Primus*326319891992Colorado State
110Austin Collie*325520042008Brigham Young
111Keevan Lucas*325020132016Tulsa
112Richie James*324920152017Middle Tennessee State
113Eric Deslauriers324520032006Eastern Michigan
114Reggie Allen324219951998Central Michigan
Devonte Boyd324220142017UNLV
116Dezmon Briscoe*324020072009Kansas
117Mark Clayton*323620012004Oklahoma
118Mike Thomas*323120052008Arizona
119Courtland Sutton*322020142017SMU
120Stedman Bailey*321820102012West Virginia
Johnnie Lee Higgins Jr.*321820032006UTEP
122Sherrod Gideon*321419961999Southern Mississippi
123Keyarris Garrett*320920112015Tulsa
124Roydell Williams*320720002004Tulane
Marquess Wilson320720102012Washington State
126Johnnie Morton*320119901993USC
127Antonio Brown*319920072009Central Michigan
128David Williams319519831985Illinois
129Jordan Shipley*319120062009Texas
130Geoff McArthur*318820002004California
131Dennis Northcutt318619961999Arizona
132Josh Doctson*317720112015Texas Christian
133Bryan Rowley314319891993Utah
134Rodney Wright*314219982001Fresno State
135Jared Abbrederis*314020102013Wisconsin
136Darnay Scott313919911993San Diego State
137Dwayne Jarrett*313820042006USC
138JaJuan Dawson*313119961999Tulane
Martin Nance*313120022005Miami (OH)
140Jerrel Jernigan*312820072010Troy
141Michael Crabtree*312720072008Texas Tech
142Rick Beasley312419771980Appalachian State
143Noel Grigsby*312120102013San Jose State
144Jerricho Cotchery*311920002003North Carolina State
Eric Decker*311920062009Minnesota
146Ryan Swope*311720092012Texas A&M
147K.D. Cannon*311320142016Baylor
148Roddy White*311220012004UAB
149Vincent Brown*311020072010San Diego State
150Kareem Kelly*310419992002USC
151Tevin Reese*310220102013Baylor
Stephen Williams310220062009Toledo
153Alex Van Dyke310019941995Nevada
154Todd Blythe*309620042007Iowa State
155Alex Neutz*309420102013Buffalo
156Terrence Edwards*309319992002Georgia
157Jeff Fuller*309220082011Texas A&M
JuJu Smith-Schuster*309220142016USC
159Nicholas Norris*309120132016Western Kentucky
160Chandler Jones*308720102013San Jose State
161B.J. Cunningham*308620082011Michigan State
162Jalen Saunders*308520102013Oklahoma
163Anthony Carter*307619791982Michigan
Alonzo Russell*307620122015Toledo
165Wes Welker*306920002003Texas Tech
166Eric Drage306519901993Brigham Young
167Titus Young*306320072010Boise State
168Ty Lee*306220162019Middle Tennessee State
169Lloyd Hill305919901993Texas Tech
170Delwyn Daigre305619982001Louisiana Tech
171Matt Miller*304920112014Boise State
Brandon Wimberly*304920092013Nevada
173Bryan Edwards*304520162019South Carolina
174Kenny Britt*304320062008Rutgers
175Alshon Jeffery*304220092011South Carolina
176Mike Adams303219921996Texas
Kevin Lockett303219931996Kansas State
178Davante Adams*303120122013Fresno State
Carlos Francis*303120002003Texas Tech
Chad Owens*303120012004Hawaii
181Dante Ridgeway303020022004Ball State
182Brian Alford*302919941997Purdue
183Cam Phillips*302720142017Virginia Tech
184Bobby Engram302619911995Penn State
185Gerald Harp302519771980Western Carolina
186Danny Farmer*302019961999UCLA
Deandre Hopkins*302020102012Clemson
188Jamarko Simmons*301920052008Western Michigan
Steve Smith*301920032006USC
190Corey Coleman*300920132015Baylor
191Mardy Gilyard*300320052009Cincinnati
Dietrich Jells300319911995Pitt
193Dwayne Harris*300120072010East Carolina
Josh Reed300119992001LSU
195Chuck Hughes*299719641966UTEP
196Markus Wheaton*299420092012Oregon State
197Andre Rison*299219851988Michigan State
198Justin McCareins299119972000Northern Illinois
Willie Snead*299120112013Ball State
200A.J. Brown298420162018Ole Miss
201Duke Calhoun*298120062009Memphis
202Billy McMullen*297819992002Virginia
203Carl Winston297219901993New Mexico
204Bryan Schorman296819951998Central Michigan
205Isaiah Ford*296720142016Virginia Tech
206Keary Colbert*296420002003USC
Boo Mitchell296419851988Vanderbilt
208Penny Hart*296020152018Georgia State
209Cole Beasley*295920082011SMU
210Brian Roberson*295619931996Fresno State
211Trevon Brown*295220142018East Carolina
Damon Savage295219961999Tulsa
213Ricky Proehl294919861989Wake Forest
214Henry Ellard*294719791982Fresno State
215Kendal Smith294319851988Utah State
216Deronnie Pitts294219972000Stanford
217Josh Harper*293820112014Fresno State
218John Jefferson*293719741977Arizona State
219Jarius Wright*293420082011Arkansas
220Jermaine Lewis293219921995Maryland
221Ron Johnson*293119982001Minnesota
222Robert Woods*293020102012USC
223Calvin Johnson*292720042006Georgia Tech
224Denzel Mims*292520162019Baylor
225Harry Douglas*292420042007Louisville
Brandon Williams*292420022005Wisconsin
227D.J. Hall*292320042007Alabama
228E.G. Green292019941997Florida State
Lee Mays292019982001UTEP
230T.J. Rahming*291920152018Duke
231Kelly Campbell290719982001Georgia Tech
232Justin Colbert*290519992002Hawaii
233Ryan Switzer*290320132016North Carolina
234Charles Lockett290219831986Long Beach State
235Dennis Pitta*290120042009Brigham Young
Devin Street*290120102013Pitt
237Darren Carrington*289920142017Utah
Craig Yeast289919951998Kentucky
239Will Blackwell289619941996San Diego State
240Steve Ishmael289120142017Syracuse
241Jeff Webb289020012005San Diego State
Jeffrey Webb289020012005San Diego State
243N'Keal Harry*288920162018Arizona State
Dom Williams*288920122015Washington State
245Jarrett Boykin*288420082011Virginia Tech
Fred Gibson*288420012004Georgia
247Wendell Montgomery288319961999Wyoming
248Dan Stricker288019992002Vanderbilt
249Anthony Lucas287919951999Arkansas
250Carlos Henderson*287820142016Louisiana Tech