Buffalo Bills Single Season Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receiving Average

The following are the Buffalo Bills single season receiving leaders ranked by receiving average. Included are player stats for the Buffalo Bills (NFL) from 1970-2020 and the Buffalo Bills (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Elbert Dubenion is the Buffalo Bills single season leader in receiving average with 27.12.

Players active with the Buffalo Bills during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 30 receptions

      Receiving
Player Season Team Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
  E. Dubenion 1964 Buf 42 1,139 27.1 72 10
  C. Burkett 1986 Buf 34 778 22.9 84t 4
  G. Bass 1964 Buf 43 897 20.9 94 7
  E. Moulds 1998 Buf 67 1,368 20.4 84t 9
  J. Lofton 1990 Buf 35 712 20.3 71 4
  F. Lewis 1979 Buf 54 1,082 20.0 55 2
  H. Moses 1969 Buf 39 752 19.3 55 5
  J. Lofton 1991 Buf 57 1,072 18.8 77t 8
  J. Butler 1985 Buf 41 770 18.8 60t 2
  P. Costa 1967 Buf 39 726 18.6 63t 2
  H. Moses 1970 Buf 39 726 18.6 45 2
  J. Hill 1975 Buf 36 667 18.5 77t 7
  M. Briscoe 1970 Buf 57 1,036 18.2 48 8
  E. Dubenion 1963 Buf 53 959 18.1 89 4
  F. Lewis 1978 Buf 41 735 17.9 92t 7
  E. Dubenion 1960 Buf 42 752 17.9 64 7
  J. Hill 1974 Buf 32 572 17.9 55t 6
  F. Lewis 1981 Buf 70 1,244 17.8 33 4
  L. Evans 2004 Buf 48 843 17.6 69t 9
  S. Watkins 2015 Buf 60 1,047 17.4 63 9
  J. Butler 1979 Buf 48 834 17.4 75t 4
  G. Bass 1962 Buf 32 555 17.3 76 4
  E. Dubenion 1962 Buf 33 571 17.3 75 5
  B. Crockett 1966 Buf 31 533 17.2 53 3
  L. Piccone 1979 Buf 33 556 16.8 49 2
  D. Beebe 1992 Buf 33 554 16.8 65t 2
  M. Briscoe 1969 Buf 32 532 16.6 50t 5
  A. Reed 1993 Buf 52 854 16.4 65t 6
  P. Price 2001 Buf 55 895 16.3 70t 7
  D. Beebe 1993 Buf 31 504 16.3 65t 3
  J. McDaniel 2000 Buf 43 697 16.2 74t 2
  F. Lewis 1980 Buf 40 648 16.2 31t 6
  L. Evans 2008 Buf 63 1,017 16.1 87t 3
  B. Chandler 1972 Buf 33 528 16.0 43t 5
  Q. Early 1996 Buf 50 798 16.0 95t 4
  L. Evans 2006 Buf 82 1,292 15.8 83t 8
  R. Gant 1977 Buf 41 646 15.8 39 2
  A. Reed 1996 Buf 66 1,036 15.7 67t 6
  L. Evans 2010 Buf 37 578 15.6 54 4
  L. Evans 2005 Buf 48 743 15.5 65 7
  L. Evans 2007 Buf 55 849 15.4 85t 5
  J. Lofton 1992 Buf 51 786 15.4 50 6
  R. Copeland 1995 Buf 42 646 15.4 77t 1
  J. Butler 1981 Buf 55 842 15.3 67t 8
  G. Bass 1961 Buf 50 765 15.3 76 3
  E. Moulds 1999 Buf 65 994 15.3 54t 7
  S. Watkins 2014 Buf 65 982 15.1 84 6
  J. Cribbs 1981 Buf 40 603 15.1 65t 7
  T. Owens 2009 Buf 55 829 15.1 98t 5
  H. Moses 1968 Buf 42 633 15.1 55t 2