New England Patriots Yearly Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receiving Yards

The following are the New England Patriots yearly receiving leaders ranked by receiving yards. 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.

      Receiving
Year Player Team Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 J. Edelman NE 100 1,117 11.2 44 6
2018 J. Edelman NE 74 850 11.5 36 6
2017 R. Gronkowski NE 69 1,084 15.7 53t 8
2016 J. Edelman NE 98 1,106 11.3 77t 3
2015 R. Gronkowski NE 72 1,176 16.3 76t 11
2014 R. Gronkowski NE 82 1,124 13.7 46t 12
2013 J. Edelman NE 105 1,056 10.1 44 6
2012 W. Welker NE 118 1,354 11.5 59 6
2011 W. Welker NE 122 1,569 12.9 99t 9
2010 W. Welker NE 86 848 9.9 35 7
2009 W. Welker NE 123 1,348 11.0 58 4
2008 W. Welker NE 111 1,165 10.5 64 3
2007 R. Moss NE 98 1,493 15.2 65t 23
2006 R. Caldwell NE 61 760 12.5 62t 4
2005 D. Branch NE 78 998 12.8 51 5
2004 D. Givens NE 56 874 15.6 50 3
2003 D. Branch NE 57 803 14.1 66t 3
2002 T. Brown NE 97 890 9.2 38 3
2001 T. Brown NE 101 1,199 11.9 60t 5
2000 T. Glenn NE 79 963 12.2 39t 6
1999 T. Glenn NE 69 1,147 16.6 67 4
1998 T. Glenn NE 50 792 15.8 86t 3
1997 S. Jefferson NE 54 841 15.6 76 2
1996 T. Glenn NE 90 1,132 12.6 37t 6
1995 V. Brisby NE 66 974 14.8 72 3
1994 B. Coates NE 96 1,174 12.2 62t 7
1993 B. Coates NE 53 659 12.4 54t 8
1992 I. Fryar NE 55 791 14.4 54t 4
1991 I. Fryar NE 68 1,014 14.9 56t 3
1990 I. Fryar NE 54 856 15.9 56 4
1989 H. Dykes NE 49 795 16.2 42 5
1988 S. Morgan NE 31 502 16.2 32 4
1987 S. Morgan NE 40 672 16.8 45 3
1986 S. Morgan NE 84 1,491 17.8 44t 10
1985 S. Morgan NE 39 760 19.5 50t 5
1984 D. Ramsey NE 66 792 12.0 34 7
1983 S. Morgan NE 58 863 14.9 50t 2
1982 S. Morgan NE 28 584 20.9 75t 3
1981 S. Morgan NE 44 1,029 23.4 76t 6
1980 S. Morgan NE 45 991 22.0 71 6
1979 H. Jackson NE 45 1,013 22.5 59 7
1978 S. Morgan NE 34 820 24.1 75t 5
1977 D. Stingley NE 39 657 16.8 68 5
1976 D. Stingley NE 17 370 21.8 58t 4
1975 R. Vataha NE 46 720 15.7 47 6
1974 R. Vataha NE 25 561 22.4 59t 3
1973 R. Rucker NE 53 743 14.0 64 3
1972 R. Rucker NE 44 681 15.5 62 3
1971 R. Vataha NE 51 872 17.1 88t 9
1970 R. Sellers Bos 38 550 14.5 48 4
1969 R. Sellers Bos 27 705 26.1 77 6
1968 J. Whalen Bos 47 718 15.3 87t 7
1967 J. Whalen Bos 39 651 16.7 41t 5
1966 G. Cappelletti Bos 43 676 15.7 63t 6
1965 G. Cappelletti Bos 37 680 18.4 57t 9
1964 G. Cappelletti Bos 49 865 17.7 58t 7
1963 J. Colclough Bos 42 693 16.5 56t 3
1962 J. Colclough Bos 40 868 21.7 78t 10
1961 G. Cappelletti Bos 45 768 17.1 53 8
1960 J. Colclough Bos 49 666 13.6 61 9