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Leaders

  • Since 1956
Leaders Table
Rk Player Yds Year School
1Trevor Insley20601999Nevada
2Troy Edwards19961998Louisiana Tech
3Michael Crabtree*19622007Texas Tech
4Jordan White*19112011Western Michigan
5Greg Salas*18892010Hawaii
6Alex Van Dyke18541995Nevada
7Terrance Williams*18322012Baylor
8Randy Moss*18201997Marshall
9Trent Taylor*18032016Louisiana Tech
10J.R. Tolver17852002San Diego State
11Justin Blackmon*17822010Oklahoma State
12Danario Alexander*17812009Missouri
13Howard Twilley17791965Tulsa
14Freddie Barnes*17702009Bowling Green State
15Patrick Edwards*17522011Houston
16Rashard Higgins*17502014Colorado State
17Zay Jones17462016East Carolina
18Josh Reed17402001LSU
19Taywan Taylor*17302016Western Kentucky
Brandin Cooks*17302013Oregon State
21Amari Cooper*17272014Alabama
22Marqise Lee*17212012USC
23Davante Adams*17192013Fresno State
24Ashley Lelie17132001Hawaii
25Troy Edwards17071997Louisiana Tech
26Andy Isabella16982018Massachusetts
27Rashaun Woods*16952002Oklahoma State
28Manny Hazard16891989Houston
29Larry Fitzgerald*16722003Pitt
30Kendall Wright*16632011Baylor
31Marcus Harris16501996Wyoming
32Chuck Hughes*16341965UTEP
33Rodney Wright*16302001Fresno State
34Nate Burleson16292002Nevada
35Richie James*16252016Middle Tennessee State
36Stedman Bailey*16222012West Virginia
Ryan Broyles*16222010Oklahoma
38Jordy Nelson16062007Kansas State
39Torry Holt16041998North Carolina State
Aaron Turner16041991Pacific
41Greg Salas15902009Hawaii
42Keyarris Garrett*15882015Tulsa
43Chris Penn15781993Tulsa
44Kassim Osgood15522002San Diego State
45James Washington*15492017Oklahoma State
Eugene Baker15491997Kent State
47Lee Evans15452001Wisconsin
48Roger Lewis*15442015Bowling Green State
49Austin Collie*15382008Brigham Young
50Carlos Henderson*15352016Louisiana Tech
51Mike Hass15322005Oregon State
52Kevin Curtis15312001Utah State
53Dede Westbrook*15242016Oklahoma
54Justin Blackmon*15222011Oklahoma State
55Johnnie Morton*15201993USC
56Alshon Jeffery*15172010South Carolina
57Willie Snead*15162013Ball State
58Tyler Lockett*15152014Kansas State
59Ryan Yarborough15121993Wyoming
60Cedric Wilson*15112017Boise State
61Henry Ellard*15101982Fresno State
62Geoff McArthur*15042003California
63Corey Davis*15002016Western Michigan
Edell Shepherd15002001San Jose State
65Martin Nance*14982003Miami (OH)
66Golden Tate14962009Notre Dame
Ron Sellers14961968Florida State
68Justin Hardy*14942014East Carolina
69Tylan Wallace*14912018Oklahoma State
70Jordan Shipley*14852009Texas
71Vince Mayle14832014Washington State
72Amba Etta-Tawo14822016Syracuse
73Dez Bryant*14802008Oklahoma State
74Jordan Matthews*14772013Vanderbilt
75Charles Rogers*14702001Michigan State
76Taywan Taylor*14672015Western Kentucky
77Chad Mackey14661996Louisiana Tech
78Sammy Watkins*14642013Clemson
79Anthony Miller*14622017Memphis
80Jerry Hendren14571968Idaho
81Donnie Avery14562007Houston
Troy Walters14561999Stanford
83JuJu Smith-Schuster*14542015USC
Reggie Williams*14542002Washington
85Roddy White*14522004UAB
Jerry Hendren14521969Idaho
87Kevin White*14472014West Virginia
88Jason Phillips14441988Houston
89David Boston*14351998Ohio State
Geoff Noisy14351996Nevada
91Anthony Miller*14342016Memphis
Keyshawn Johnson*14341995USC
93Allen Robinson14322013Penn State
94Marcus Harris14311994Wyoming
95Keke Coutee*14292017Texas Tech
Corey Davis*14292015Western Michigan
97Nick Harwell14252011Miami (OH)
Chris Williams14252006New Mexico State
Mark Clayton*14252003Oklahoma
Dan Bitson14251989Tulsa
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