New England Patriots Single Season Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receiving Yards

The following are the New England Patriots single season receiving leaders ranked by receiving yards. Included are player stats for the New England Patriots (NFL) from 1971-2019, the Boston Patriots (NFL) in 1970 and the Boston Patriots (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Wes Welker is the New England Patriots single season leader in receiving yards with 1,569.

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

      Receiving
Player Season Team Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
  W. Welker 2011 NE 122 1,569 12.9 99t 9
  R. Moss 2007 NE 98 1,493 15.2 65t 23
  S. Morgan 1986 NE 84 1,491 17.8 44t 10
  W. Welker 2012 NE 118 1,354 11.5 59 6
  W. Welker 2009 NE 123 1,348 11.0 58 4
  R. Gronkowski 2011 NE 90 1,327 14.7 52t 17
  R. Moss 2009 NE 83 1,264 15.2 71t 13
  T. Brown 2001 NE 101 1,199 11.9 60t 5
  R. Gronkowski 2015 NE 72 1,176 16.3 76t 11
  W. Welker 2007 NE 112 1,175 10.5 42 8
  B. Coates 1994 NE 96 1,174 12.2 62t 7
  W. Welker 2008 NE 111 1,165 10.5 64 3
  T. Glenn 1999 NE 69 1,147 16.6 67 4
  T. Glenn 1996 NE 90 1,132 12.6 37t 6
  R. Gronkowski 2014 NE 82 1,124 13.7 46t 12
  J. Edelman 2019 NE 100 1,117 11.2 44 6
  J. Edelman 2016 NE 98 1,106 11.3 77t 3
  R. Gronkowski 2017 NE 69 1,084 15.7 53t 8
  B. Cooks 2017 NE 65 1,082 16.6 64t 7
  J. Edelman 2013 NE 105 1,056 10.1 44 6
  S. Morgan 1981 NE 44 1,029 23.4 76t 6
  I. Fryar 1991 NE 68 1,014 14.9 56t 3
  H. Jackson 1979 NE 45 1,013 22.5 59 7
  R. Moss 2008 NE 69 1,008 14.6 76t 11
  S. Morgan 1979 NE 44 1,002 22.8 63t 12
  D. Branch 2005 NE 78 998 12.8 51 5
  S. Morgan 1980 NE 45 991 22.0 71 6
  V. Brisby 1995 NE 66 974 14.8 72 3
  J. Edelman 2014 NE 92 972 10.6 69t 4
  T. Glenn 2000 NE 79 963 12.2 39t 6
  B. LaFell 2014 NE 74 953 12.9 56t 7
  T. Brown 2000 NE 83 944 11.4 44t 4
  M. Timpson 1994 NE 74 941 12.7 37 3
  B. Coates 1995 NE 84 915 10.9 35 6
  B. Lloyd 2012 NE 74 911 12.3 53 4
  A. Hernandez 2011 NE 79 910 11.5 46 7
  V. Brisby 1994 NE 58 904 15.6 43 5
  T. Brown 2002 NE 97 890 9.2 38 3
  D. Givens 2004 NE 56 874 15.6 50 3
  R. Vataha 1971 NE 51 872 17.1 88t 9
  J. Colclough 1962 Bos 40 868 21.7 78t 10
  G. Cappelletti 1964 Bos 49 865 17.7 58t 7
  S. Morgan 1983 NE 58 863 14.9 50t 2
  I. Fryar 1990 NE 54 856 15.9 56 4
  J. Edelman 2018 NE 74 850 11.5 36 6
  W. Welker 2010 NE 86 848 9.9 35 7
  S. Jefferson 1997 NE 54 841 15.6 76 2
  D. Patten 2002 NE 61 824 13.5 39 5
  S. Morgan 1978 NE 34 820 24.1 75t 5
  M. Cook 1991 NE 82 808 9.9 49 3