Pittsburgh Steelers Yearly Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receptions

The following are the Pittsburgh Steelers yearly 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.

      Receiving
Year Player Team Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 D. Johnson Pit 59 680 11.5 45t 5
2018 J. Smith-Schuster Pit 111 1,426 12.8 97t 7
2017 A. Brown Pit 101 1,533 15.2 57 9
2016 A. Brown Pit 106 1,284 12.1 51 12
2015 A. Brown Pit 136 1,834 13.5 59 10
2014 A. Brown Pit 129 1,698 13.2 63t 13
2013 A. Brown Pit 110 1,499 13.6 56 8
2012 H. Miller Pit 71 816 11.5 43 8
2011 M. Wallace Pit 72 1,193 16.6 95t 8
2010 M. Wallace Pit 60 1,257 20.9 56t 10
2009 H. Ward Pit 95 1,167 12.3 54 6
2008 H. Ward Pit 81 1,043 12.9 49 7
2007 H. Ward Pit 71 732 10.3 25 7
2006 H. Ward Pit 74 975 13.2 70t 6
2005 H. Ward Pit 69 975 14.1 85t 11
2004 H. Ward Pit 80 1,004 12.6 58 4
2003 H. Ward Pit 95 1,163 12.2 50 10
2002 H. Ward Pit 112 1,329 11.9 72t 12
2001 H. Ward Pit 94 1,003 10.7 34 4
2000 H. Ward Pit 48 672 14.0 77t 4
1999 T. Edwards Pit 61 714 11.7 41 5
  H. Ward Pit 61 638 10.5 42 7
1998 C. Hawkins Pit 66 751 11.4 53 1
1997 Y. Thigpen Pit 79 1,398 17.7 69t 7
1996 A. Hastings Pit 72 739 10.3 38 6
1995 Y. Thigpen Pit 85 1,307 15.4 43 5
1994 J. Williams Pit 51 378 7.4 23 2
1993 E. Green Pit 63 942 15.0 71t 5
1992 J. Graham Pit 49 711 14.5 51 1
1991 L. Lipps Pit 55 671 12.2 35 2
1990 L. Lipps Pit 50 682 13.6 37 3
1989 L. Lipps Pit 50 944 18.9 79t 5
1988 M. Hoge Pit 50 487 9.7 40 3
  L. Lipps Pit 50 973 19.5 89t 5
1987 J. Stallworth Pit 41 521 12.7 45 2
1986 W. Abercrombie Pit 47 395 8.4 27 2
1985 J. Stallworth Pit 75 937 12.5 41 5
1984 J. Stallworth Pit 80 1,395 17.4 51 11
1983 C. Sweeney Pit 39 577 14.8 42 5
1982 F. Harris Pit 31 249 8.0 20 0
1981 J. Stallworth Pit 63 1,098 17.4 55 5
1980 L. Swann Pit 44 710 16.1 68t 7
1979 J. Stallworth Pit 70 1,183 16.9 65t 8
1978 L. Swann Pit 61 880 14.4 62 11
1977 L. Swann Pit 50 789 15.8 46 7
1976 L. Swann Pit 28 516 18.4 47 3
1975 L. Swann Pit 49 781 15.9 43t 11
1974 F. Lewis Pit 30 365 12.2 31t 4
1973 R. Shanklin Pit 30 711 23.7 67 10
1972 R. Shanklin Pit 38 669 17.6 57 3
1971 J. Fuqua Pit 49 427 8.7 40t 1
  R. Shanklin Pit 49 652 13.3 42 6
1970 R. Shanklin Pit 30 691 23.0 81t 4
  D. Smith Pit 30 458 15.3 87t 2
1969 R. Jefferson Pit 67 1,079 16.1 63 9
1968 R. Jefferson Pit 58 1,074 18.5 62 11
1967 J. Wilburn Pit 51 767 15.0 66t 5
1966 J. Hilton Pit 46 603 13.1 32t 4
1965 G. Ballman Pit 40 859 21.5 87t 5
1964 G. Ballman Pit 47 935 19.9 47t 7
1963 B. Dial Pit 60 1,295 21.6 83t 9
1962 B. Dial Pit 50 981 19.6 62 6
1961 B. Dial Pit 53 1,047 19.8 88t 12
1960 B. Dial Pit 40 972 24.3 70t 9
1959 J. Orr Pit 35 604 17.3 43 5
1958 J. Orr Pit 33 910 27.6 78t 7
1957 J. McClairen Pit 46 630 13.7 48t 2
1956 R. Mathews Pit 31 540 17.4 64 5
1955 R. Mathews Pit 42 762 18.1 61 6
1954 R. Mathews Pit 44 652 14.8 78 6
1953 E. Nickel Pit 62 743 12.0 40 4
1952 E. Nickel Pit 55 884 16.1 54 9
1951 H. Minarik Pit 35 459 13.1 37 1
1950 V. Jansante Pit 26 353 13.6 40 0