Detroit Lions Career Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Touchdown Receptions

The following are the Detroit Lions career receiving leaders ranked by touchdown receptions. Included are player stats for the Detroit Lions (NFL) from 1934-2020 and the Portsmouth Spartans (NFL) from 1930-1933. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Calvin Johnson is the Detroit Lions career leader in touchdown receptions with 83.

Players active with the Detroit Lions during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Receiving
Player Gms Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
1. C. Johnson 135 731 11,619 15.9 96t 83
2. H. Moore 145 670 9,174 13.7 93t 62
3. T. Barr 102 227 3,810 16.8 80t 35
  J. Morton 126 469 6,499 13.9 98t 35
  L. Thompson 175 277 4,682 16.9 94t 35
6. C. Box 57 129 2,665 20.7 97 32
7. C. Sanders 128 336 4,817 14.3 54 31
8. R. Williams 60 262 3,884 14.8 91t 29
9. G. Cogdill 103 325 5,221 16.1 84t 28
10. M. Jones 53 213 3,318 15.6 73t 27
11. J. Greene 78 175 2,965 16.9 88 26
  L. Hart 92 174 2,499 14.4 66 26
  L. Walton 95 169 2,623 15.5 60t 26
14. B. Perriman 94 428 5,244 12.3 91t 25
15. D. Hill 100 245 3,054 12.5 61 23
16. G. Tate 71 416 4,741 11.4 73t 22
17. D. Walker 67 152 2,539 16.7 83 21
18. J. Gibbons 140 287 3,561 12.4 82t 20
19. D. Dibble 68 146 2,552 17.5 56 19
  J. Doran 89 168 2,960 17.6 65t 19
  K. Golladay 42 163 2,730 16.7 75t 19
  E. McCullouch 72 123 2,314 18.8 80t 19
23. F. Scott 86 223 3,651 16.4 50 18
24. J. Chadwick 73 206 3,359 16.3 73 17
  B. Pettigrew 93 301 2,965 9.9 35 17
26. H. Cassady 74 97 1,413 14.6 81t 16
  R. Clark 46 140 2,302 16.4 69 16
  G. Crowell 54 184 2,722 14.8 77t 16
29. B. Dudley 28 74 775 10.5 64 15
  D. Middleton 63 153 2,522 16.5 79t 15
  D. Sloan 90 180 2,024 11.2 74t 15
  P. Studstill 77 153 2,452 16.0 99t 15
33. W. Green 47 100 1,640 16.4 73t 14
  R. Johnson 32 134 1,818 13.6 75t 14
  T. Riddick 84 285 2,238 7.9 63 14
36. N. Burleson 45 194 2,083 10.7 58 12
37. E. Ebron 56 186 2,070 11.1 61 11
  P. Mandley 74 130 1,797 13.8 56 11
39. M. Farr 69 146 1,374 9.4 86t 10
  A. Hakim 42 134 1,670 12.5 64t 10
  R. Jarvis 57 100 1,772 17.7 74t 10
  R. Jessie 54 102 1,636 16.0 84t 10
  J. Jones 85 285 2,318 8.1 46 10
  B. Sanders 153 352 2,921 8.3 66t 10
  T. Young 26 81 990 12.2 57t 10
46. E. Girard 56 72 1,095 15.2 41 9
  M. Nichols 76 124 2,235 18.0 77t 9
  C. Schlesinger 181 197 1,445 7.3 43 9
49. A. Boldin 16 67 584 8.7 35t 8
  H. Ebding 81 55 971 17.7 0 8