Pittsburgh Steelers Career Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receiving Average

The following are the Pittsburgh Steelers career receiving leaders ranked by receiving average. Included are player stats for the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) from 1945-2019, the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) from 1940-1942 and the Pittsburgh Pirates (NFL) from 1933-1939. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Buddy Dial is the Pittsburgh Steelers career leader in receiving average with 21.57.

Players active with the Pittsburgh Steelers during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 200 receptions

      Receiving
Player Gms Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
1. B. Dial 66 219 4,723 21.6 88t 42
2. M. Wallace 63 235 4,042 17.2 95t 32
3. R. Mathews 108 230 3,919 17.0 78 34
4. L. Lipps 108 358 6,018 16.8 89t 39
5. Y. Thigpen 77 222 3,651 16.4 69t 21
6. S. Holmes 60 235 3,835 16.3 83 20
7. L. Swann 116 336 5,462 16.3 68t 51
8. J. Stallworth 165 537 8,723 16.2 74t 63
9. P. Burress 75 264 4,206 15.9 62t 23
10. E. Nickel 131 329 5,131 15.6 77 37
11. B. Cunningham 118 202 2,879 14.3 48 20
12. C. Johnson 76 247 3,400 13.8 84t 15
13. A. Brown 130 837 11,207 13.4 79t 74
14. H. Ward 217 1,000 12,083 12.1 85t 85
15. H. Miller 168 592 6,569 11.1 87t 45
16. L. Bell 62 312 2,660 8.5 48 7
17. M. Hoge 109 241 2,054 8.5 40 13
18. F. Harris 165 306 2,284 7.5 44t 9