Detroit Lions Career Scoring Leaders

Ranked by Total Touchdowns

The following are the Detroit Lions career scoring leaders ranked by total touchdowns. Included are player stats for the Detroit Lions (NFL) from 1934-2019 and the Portsmouth Spartans (NFL) from 1930-1933. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Barry Sanders is the Detroit Lions career leader in total touchdowns with 109.

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

      Touchdowns
Player Gms Rush Rec KR PR Int Fum Misc Tot
1. B. Sanders 153 99 10 0 0 0 0 0 109
2. C. Johnson 135 1 83 0 0 0 0 0 84
3. H. Moore 145 0 62 0 0 0 0 0 62
4. B. Sims 60 42 5 0 0 0 0 0 47
5. D. Clark 75 36 6 0 0 0 0 0 42
6. L. Thompson 175 3 35 0 0 0 0 1 39
7. T. Barr 102 2 35 1 0 0 0 0 38
8. M. Farr 69 26 10 0 0 0 0 0 36
  J. Morton 126 0 35 1 0 0 0 0 36
10. D. Walker 67 12 21 0 1 0 0 0 34
11. J. Jones 85 23 10 0 0 0 0 0 33
12. C. Box 57 0 32 0 0 0 0 0 32
  L. Hart 92 5 26 0 0 0 1 0 32
14. C. Sanders 128 0 31 0 0 0 0 0 31
15. G. Cogdill 103 0 28 0 0 0 2 0 30
  N. Pietrosante 89 28 2 0 0 0 0 0 30
  A. Taylor 91 24 6 0 0 0 0 0 30
18. R. Williams 60 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 29
19. J. Greene 78 0 26 0 0 0 1 0 27
  K. Jones 53 24 3 0 0 0 0 0 27
  M. Jones 53 0 27 0 0 0 0 0 27
  L. Walton 95 1 26 0 0 0 0 0 27
23. E. Caddel 64 20 5 0 0 1 0 0 26
24. B. Perriman 94 0 25 0 0 0 0 0 25
25. B. Dudley 28 5 15 0 2 1 1 0 24
  B. Hoernschemeyer 59 17 7 0 0 0 0 0 24
27. J. Bell 63 22 1 0 0 0 0 0 23
  D. Bussey 150 18 5 0 0 0 0 0 23
  D. Hill 100 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 23
30. H. Cassady 74 6 16 0 0 0 0 0 22
  S. Owens 53 20 2 0 0 0 0 0 22
  G. Presnell 74 18 2 0 2 0 0 0 22
  K. Smith 54 17 5 0 0 0 0 0 22
  G. Tate 71 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 22
35. G. Gedman 45 17 4 0 0 0 0 0 21
36. J. Doran 89 0 19 0 0 0 1 0 20
  J. Gibbons 140 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 20
  A. Gutowsky 77 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 20
39. D. Dibble 68 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 19
  K. Golladay 42 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 19
  G. Landry 102 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 19
  D. Lewis 84 16 3 0 0 0 0 0 19
  E. McCullouch 72 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 19
  T. Riddick 84 5 14 0 0 0 0 0 19
  F. Scott 86 1 18 0 0 0 0 0 19
  J. Stewart 41 15 4 0 0 0 0 0 19
47. J. Chadwick 73 1 17 0 0 0 0 0 18
48. D. Middleton 63 2 15 0 0 0 0 0 17
  B. Pettigrew 93 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 17
50. R. Clark 46 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 16