Miami Dolphins Single Season Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receiving Average

The following are the Miami Dolphins single season receiving leaders ranked by receiving average. Included are player stats for the Miami Dolphins (NFL) from 1970-2020 and the Miami Dolphins (AFL) from 1966-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Paul Warfield is the Miami Dolphins single season leader in receiving average with 23.16.

Players active with the Miami Dolphins during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 30 receptions

      Receiving
Player Season Team Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
  P. Warfield 1971 Mia 43 996 23.2 86t 11
  M. Duper 1983 Mia 51 1,003 19.7 85t 10
  M. Duper 1986 Mia 67 1,313 19.6 85t 11
  M. Clayton 1986 Mia 60 1,150 19.2 68t 10
  M. Clayton 1984 Mia 73 1,389 19.0 65t 18
  D. Harris 1979 Mia 42 798 19.0 51 3
  N. Moore 1976 Mia 33 625 18.9 67t 4
  M. Duper 1985 Mia 35 650 18.6 67t 3
  C. Chambers 2001 Mia 48 883 18.4 74t 7
  M. Duper 1984 Mia 71 1,306 18.4 80t 8
  M. Duper 1987 Mia 33 597 18.1 59t 8
  D. Harris 1977 Mia 34 601 17.7 47 5
  D. Harris 1980 Mia 33 583 17.7 54 2
  N. Moore 1975 Mia 40 705 17.6 79t 4
  M. Booker 2005 Mia 39 686 17.6 60t 3
  N. Moore 1979 Mia 48 840 17.5 53 6
  F. Edmunds 1988 Mia 33 575 17.4 80t 3
  I. Fryar 1994 Mia 73 1,270 17.4 54t 7
  F. Banks 1989 Mia 30 520 17.3 61 1
  M. Duper 1992 Mia 44 762 17.3 62t 7
  K. Stills 2016 Mia 42 726 17.3 74t 9
  D. Harris 1981 Mia 53 911 17.2 55 2
  M. Clayton 1987 Mia 46 776 16.9 43 7
  T. Martin 1992 Mia 33 553 16.8 55t 2
  O. Gadsden 1999 Mia 48 803 16.7 62 6
  D. Parker 2019 Mia 72 1,202 16.7 51 9
  N. Moore 1974 Mia 37 605 16.4 48 2
  B. Hartline 2009 Mia 31 506 16.3 67 3
  M. Ingram 1993 Mia 44 707 16.1 77t 6
  M. Duper 1988 Mia 39 626 16.1 56 1
  M. Clayton 1989 Mia 64 1,011 15.8 78t 9
  I. Fryar 1993 Mia 64 1,010 15.8 65t 5
  K. Jackson 1993 Mia 39 613 15.7 57t 6
  B. Hartline 2011 Mia 35 549 15.7 41 1
  F. Barnett 1996 Mia 36 562 15.6 66 3
  M. Duper 1990 Mia 52 810 15.6 69t 5
  M. Duper 1991 Mia 70 1,085 15.5 43t 5
  H. Twilley 1968 Mia 39 604 15.5 40 1
  T. Martin 1999 Mia 67 1,037 15.5 69t 5
  R. Matthews 2015 Mia 43 662 15.4 53t 4
  C. Chambers 2003 Mia 64 963 15.0 57t 11
  M. Clayton 1991 Mia 70 1,053 15.0 43t 12
  B. Marshall 2011 Mia 81 1,214 15.0 65t 6
  K. Stills 2018 Mia 37 553 14.9 75t 6
  M. Briscoe 1973 Mia 30 447 14.9 53 2
  O. Gadsden 1998 Mia 48 713 14.9 50 7
  N. Moore 1977 Mia 52 765 14.7 73t 12
  I. Fryar 1995 Mia 62 910 14.7 67t 8
  B. Hartline 2012 Mia 74 1,083 14.6 80t 1
  M. Duper 1989 Mia 49 717 14.6 41 1