Detroit Lions Single Season Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Touchdown Receptions

The following are the Detroit Lions single season 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 single season leader in touchdown receptions with 16.

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

      Receiving
Player Season Team Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
  C. Johnson 2011 Det 96 1,681 17.5 73t 16
  C. Box 1952 Det 42 924 22.0 77 15
  H. Moore 1995 Det 123 1,686 13.7 69t 14
  T. Barr 1963 Det 66 1,086 16.5 75t 13
  L. Hart 1951 Det 35 544 15.5 33 12
  C. Johnson 2010 Det 77 1,120 14.5 87t 12
  C. Johnson 2008 Det 78 1,331 17.1 96t 12
  C. Johnson 2013 Det 84 1,492 17.8 87 12
  C. Box 1950 Det 50 1,009 20.2 82 11
  K. Golladay 2019 Det 65 1,190 18.3 75t 11
  H. Moore 1994 Det 72 1,173 16.3 51t 11
  G. Cogdill 1963 Det 48 945 19.7 70t 10
  T. Barr 1964 Det 57 1,030 18.1 58t 9
  C. Johnson 2015 Det 88 1,214 13.8 57 9
  M. Jones 2017 Det 61 1,101 18.0 58 9
  M. Jones 2019 Det 62 779 12.6 47 9
  H. Moore 1996 Det 106 1,296 12.2 50t 9
  B. Perriman 1995 Det 108 1,488 13.8 91t 9
  A. Boldin 2016 Det 67 584 8.7 35t 8
  R. Clark 1990 Det 52 914 17.6 57 8
  J. Gibbons 1964 Det 45 605 13.4 82t 8
  C. Johnson 2014 Det 71 1,077 15.2 67t 8
  R. Johnson 1989 Det 70 1,091 15.6 75t 8
  H. Moore 1997 Det 104 1,293 12.4 79 8
  J. Morton 1995 Det 44 590 13.4 32t 8
  R. Williams 2004 Det 54 817 15.1 46 8
  R. Williams 2005 Det 45 687 15.3 51t 8
  H. Cassady 1958 Det 23 406 17.7 81t 7
  G. Cogdill 1962 Det 53 991 18.7 72 7
  G. Crowell 1999 Det 81 1,338 16.5 77t 7
  B. Dudley 1947 Det 27 375 13.9 64 7
  J. Fauria 2013 Det 18 207 11.5 25 7
  B. Gambrell 1968 Det 28 492 17.6 50 7
  E. Girard 1954 Det 27 421 15.6 41 7
  W. Green 1991 Det 39 592 15.2 73t 7
  J. Greene 1949 Det 42 542 12.9 28 7
  L. Hart 1953 Det 25 472 18.9 49 7
  P. Mandley 1987 Det 58 720 12.4 41 7
  U. Norris 1983 Det 26 291 11.2 41 7
  D. Sloan 2001 Det 37 409 11.1 27 7
  R. Williams 2006 Det 82 1,310 16.0 60t 7
  T. Barr 1961 Det 40 630 15.8 61t 6
  N. Burleson 2010 Det 55 625 11.4 58 6
  R. Clark 1991 Det 47 640 13.6 68t 6
  G. Cogdill 1961 Det 45 956 21.2 84t 6
  D. Dibble 1954 Det 46 768 16.7 45 6
  D. Dibble 1951 Det 30 613 20.4 47 6
  B. Dudley 1948 Det 20 210 10.5 22 6
  M. Furrey 2006 Det 98 1,086 11.1 31 6
  R. Johnson 1990 Det 64 727 11.4 44t 6