New England Patriots Career Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receiving Average

The following are the New England Patriots career receiving leaders ranked by receiving average. Included are player stats for the New England Patriots (NFL) from 1971-2020, the Boston Patriots (NFL) in 1970 and the Boston Patriots (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Stanley Morgan is the New England Patriots career leader in receiving average with 19.39.

Players active with the New England Patriots during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 200 receptions

      Receiving
Player Gms Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
1. S. Morgan 180 534 10,352 19.4 76t 67
2. J. Colclough 126 283 5,001 17.7 78t 39
3. I. Fryar 129 363 5,726 15.8 80t 38
4. G. Cappelletti 153 292 4,589 15.7 63t 42
5. R. Francis 92 207 3,157 15.3 53 28
6. R. Gronkowski 115 521 7,861 15.1 76t 79
7. R. Moss 52 259 3,904 15.1 76t 50
8. V. Brisby 83 217 3,142 14.5 72 14
9. T. Glenn 68 329 4,669 14.2 86t 22
10. D. Branch 89 328 4,297 13.1 79t 24
11. T. Brown 192 557 6,366 11.4 82t 31
12. B. Coates 142 490 5,471 11.2 84t 50
13. W. Welker 93 672 7,459 11.1 99t 37
14. J. Edelman 131 599 6,507 10.9 77t 36
15. D. Amendola 69 230 2,383 10.4 57 12
16. S. Cunningham 107 210 1,905 9.1 41 6
17. T. Collins 102 261 2,356 9.0 49 12
18. J. White 78 320 2,809 8.8 68 24
19. M. Cook 80 210 1,843 8.8 49 11
20. K. Faulk 161 431 3,701 8.6 52t 15