Pittsburgh Steelers Career Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receptions

The following are the Pittsburgh Steelers career receiving leaders ranked by receptions. Included are player stats for the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) from 1945-2020, the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) from 1940-1942 and the Pittsburgh Pirates (NFL) from 1933-1939. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Hines Ward is the Pittsburgh Steelers career leader in receptions with 1,000.

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

      Receiving
Player Gms Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
1. H. Ward 217 1,000 12,083 12.1 85t 85
2. A. Brown 130 837 11,207 13.4 79t 74
3. H. Miller 168 592 6,569 11.1 87t 45
4. J. Stallworth 165 537 8,723 16.2 74t 63
5. L. Lipps 108 358 6,018 16.8 89t 39
6. L. Swann 116 336 5,462 16.3 68t 51
7. E. Nickel 131 329 5,131 15.6 77 37
8. L. Bell 62 312 2,660 8.5 48 7
9. F. Harris 165 306 2,284 7.5 44t 9
10. P. Burress 75 264 4,206 15.9 62t 23
11. C. Johnson 76 247 3,400 13.8 84t 15
12. M. Hoge 109 241 2,054 8.5 40 13
13. S. Holmes 60 235 3,835 16.3 83 20
  M. Wallace 63 235 4,042 17.2 95t 32
15. R. Mathews 108 230 3,919 17.0 78 34
16. Y. Thigpen 77 222 3,651 16.4 69t 21
17. B. Dial 66 219 4,723 21.6 88t 42
18. J. Smith-Schuster 42 211 2,895 13.7 97t 17
19. B. Cunningham 118 202 2,879 14.3 48 20
20. R. Jefferson 65 199 3,671 18.4 84t 29
21. E. Green 62 198 2,681 13.5 71t 24
22. A. Randle El 80 184 2,265 12.3 63t 7
23. R. Shanklin 67 166 3,047 18.4 81t 24
24. L. Chandnois 72 162 2,012 12.4 55 7
25. E. Sanders 56 161 2,030 12.6 55t 11
26. C. Hawkins 54 160 1,829 11.4 53 5
27. G. Ballman 57 154 2,949 19.1 87t 22
  V. Jansante 65 154 2,350 15.3 66 14
29. D. Stone 124 152 2,460 16.2 90 12
30. F. Rogel 96 150 1,087 7.2 64 2
31. D. Hoak 135 146 1,452 9.9 48 8
32. A. Hastings 54 143 1,566 11.0 46 9
33. W. Abercrombie 79 138 1,353 9.8 59 7
34. M. Bruener 126 137 1,197 8.7 36 16
35. R. Bleier 140 136 1,294 9.5 54 2
36. J. Fuqua 87 132 1,236 9.4 57t 3
37. F. Lewis 75 128 2,086 16.3 65t 16
38. E. Mills 86 127 2,003 15.8 62t 15
39. M. Bryant 36 126 1,917 15.2 94t 17
40. J. Bettis 145 125 806 6.4 26 2
41. J. Wilburn 58 123 1,834 14.9 66t 8
42. J. James 56 120 1,189 9.9 51 9
43. R. Grossman 118 119 1,514 12.7 54 5
44. P. Carpenter 52 115 1,680 14.6 70 11
45. C. Sweeney 102 113 1,775 15.7 69 7
46. J. Smith 73 110 2,075 18.9 51 24
47. J. Hilton 66 108 1,494 13.8 43t 10
48. M. Wheaton 47 107 1,508 14.1 72t 8
49. J. Johnson 67 106 814 7.7 51 6
50. F. Pollard 111 104 872 8.4 26 0