Pittsburgh Steelers Single Season Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receiving Yards

The following are the Pittsburgh Steelers single season receiving leaders ranked by receiving yards. 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. Antonio Brown is the Pittsburgh Steelers single season leader in receiving yards with 1,834.

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

      Receiving
Player Season Team Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
  A. Brown 2015 Pit 136 1,834 13.5 59 10
  A. Brown 2014 Pit 129 1,698 13.2 63t 13
  A. Brown 2017 Pit 101 1,533 15.2 57 9
  A. Brown 2013 Pit 110 1,499 13.6 56 8
  J. Smith-Schuster 2018 Pit 111 1,426 12.8 97t 7
  Y. Thigpen 1997 Pit 79 1,398 17.7 69t 7
  J. Stallworth 1984 Pit 80 1,395 17.4 51 11
  H. Ward 2002 Pit 112 1,329 11.9 72t 12
  P. Burress 2002 Pit 78 1,325 17.0 62t 7
  Y. Thigpen 1995 Pit 85 1,307 15.4 43 5
  A. Brown 2018 Pit 104 1,297 12.5 78t 15
  B. Dial 1963 Pit 60 1,295 21.6 83t 9
  A. Brown 2016 Pit 106 1,284 12.1 51 12
  M. Wallace 2010 Pit 60 1,257 20.9 56t 10
  S. Holmes 2009 Pit 79 1,248 15.8 57 5
  M. Wallace 2011 Pit 72 1,193 16.6 95t 8
  J. Stallworth 1979 Pit 70 1,183 16.9 65t 8
  H. Ward 2009 Pit 95 1,167 12.3 54 6
  H. Ward 2003 Pit 95 1,163 12.2 50 10
  L. Lipps 1985 Pit 59 1,134 19.2 51 12
  A. Brown 2011 Pit 69 1,108 16.1 79t 2
  J. Stallworth 1981 Pit 63 1,098 17.4 55 5
  R. Jefferson 1969 Pit 67 1,079 16.1 63 9
  R. Jefferson 1968 Pit 58 1,074 18.5 62 11
  B. Dial 1961 Pit 53 1,047 19.8 88t 12
  H. Ward 2008 Pit 81 1,043 12.9 49 7
  P. Burress 2001 Pit 66 1,008 15.3 43 6
  C. Johnson 1996 Pit 60 1,008 16.8 70t 3
  H. Ward 2004 Pit 80 1,004 12.6 58 4
  H. Ward 2001 Pit 94 1,003 10.7 34 4
  B. Dial 1962 Pit 50 981 19.6 62 6
  H. Ward 2006 Pit 74 975 13.2 70t 6
  H. Ward 2005 Pit 69 975 14.1 85t 11
  L. Lipps 1988 Pit 50 973 19.5 89t 5
  B. Dial 1960 Pit 40 972 24.3 70t 9
  L. Lipps 1989 Pit 50 944 18.9 79t 5
  E. Green 1993 Pit 63 942 15.0 71t 5
  S. Holmes 2007 Pit 52 942 18.1 83 8
  J. Stallworth 1985 Pit 75 937 12.5 41 5
  G. Ballman 1964 Pit 47 935 19.9 47t 7
  J. Smith-Schuster 2017 Pit 58 917 15.8 97t 7
  J. Orr 1958 Pit 33 910 27.6 78t 7
  E. Nickel 1952 Pit 55 884 16.1 54 9
  L. Swann 1978 Pit 61 880 14.4 62 11
  P. Burress 2003 Pit 60 860 14.3 47 4
  L. Lipps 1984 Pit 45 860 19.1 80t 9
  G. Ballman 1965 Pit 40 859 21.5 87t 5
  L. Bell 2014 Pit 83 854 10.3 48 3
  M. Wallace 2012 Pit 64 836 13.1 82t 8
  S. Holmes 2006 Pit 49 824 16.8 67t 2