Minnesota Vikings Single Season Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receiving Average

The following are the Minnesota Vikings single season receiving leaders ranked by receiving average. Included are player stats for the Minnesota Vikings (NFL) from 1961-2019. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Anthony Carter is the Minnesota Vikings single season leader in receiving average with 24.26.

Players active with the Minnesota Vikings during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 30 receptions

      Receiving
Player Season Team Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
  A. Carter 1987 Min 38 922 24.3 73t 7
  J. Gilliam 1972 Min 47 1,035 22.0 66t 7
  J. Gilliam 1973 Min 42 907 21.6 54t 8
  G. Washington 1969 Min 39 821 21.1 83t 9
  B. Berrian 2008 Min 48 964 20.1 99t 7
  J. Lash 1974 Min 32 631 19.7 57 0
  H. Jones 1988 Min 40 778 19.4 68t 5
  A. Carter 1985 Min 43 821 19.1 57t 8
  R. Moss 1998 Min 69 1,313 19.0 61t 17
  L. Lewis 1986 Min 32 600 18.8 76t 2
  R. Moss 2000 Min 77 1,437 18.7 78t 15
  Q. Ismail 1995 Min 32 597 18.7 85t 3
  S. White 1977 Min 41 760 18.5 69t 9
  J. Reed 1996 Min 72 1,320 18.3 82t 7
  A. Carter 1986 Min 38 686 18.1 60t 7
  S. Diggs 2019 Min 63 1,130 17.9 66 6
  P. Flatley 1965 Min 50 896 17.9 58t 7
  S. White 1976 Min 51 906 17.8 56t 10
  R. Moss 1999 Min 80 1,413 17.7 67t 11
  L. Lewis 1984 Min 47 830 17.7 56 4
  R. Phillips 1966 Min 32 554 17.3 68t 3
  J. Reichow 1961 Min 50 859 17.2 51t 11
  S. White 1979 Min 42 715 17.0 55t 4
  A. Carter 1988 Min 72 1,225 17.0 67t 6
  P. Flatley 1963 Min 51 867 17.0 62 4
  J. Henderson 1970 Min 31 527 17.0 52 2
  T. Mason 1962 Min 36 603 16.8 74t 6
  S. White 1980 Min 53 887 16.7 50 5
  J. Reed 1997 Min 68 1,138 16.7 56 6
  M. Robinson 2005 Min 31 515 16.6 68 5
  H. Jones 1989 Min 42 694 16.5 50 1
  G. Washington 1968 Min 46 756 16.4 61t 6
  A. Carter 1989 Min 65 1,066 16.4 50 4
  J. Henderson 1969 Min 34 553 16.3 47t 5
  J. Reed 1995 Min 72 1,167 16.2 55t 9
  G. Washington 1970 Min 44 702 16.0 49t 4
  H. Jones 1990 Min 51 810 15.9 75t 7
  A. Rashad 1980 Min 69 1,095 15.9 76t 5
  S. Rice 2009 Min 83 1,312 15.8 63 8
  R. Moss 2004 Min 49 767 15.7 82t 13
  M. Jones 1984 Min 38 591 15.6 70t 1
  P. Flatley 1966 Min 50 777 15.5 41 3
  J. Gilliam 1975 Min 50 777 15.5 46 7
  Q. Ismail 1994 Min 45 696 15.5 65t 5
  B. Grim 1971 Min 45 691 15.4 55t 7
  C. Johnson 2014 Min 31 475 15.3 56t 2
  A. Rashad 1981 Min 58 884 15.2 53 7
  S. White 1981 Min 66 1,001 15.2 53 3
  J. Simpson 2013 Min 48 726 15.1 51 1
  R. Moss 2001 Min 82 1,233 15.0 73t 10