San Francisco 49ers Single Season Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receiving Average

The following are the San Francisco 49ers single season receiving leaders ranked by receiving average. Included are player stats for the San Francisco 49ers (NFL) from 1950-2020 and the San Francisco 49ers (AAFC) from 1946-1949. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Freddie Solomon is the San Francisco 49ers single season leader in receiving average with 21.36.

Players active with the San Francisco 49ers during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 30 receptions

      Receiving
Player Season Team Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
  F. Solomon 1983 SF 31 662 21.4 77t 4
  G. Washington 1970 SF 53 1,100 20.8 79t 12
  J. Rice 1988 SF 64 1,306 20.4 96t 9
  T. Smith 2015 SF 33 663 20.1 76t 4
  G. Washington 1972 SF 46 918 20.0 62t 12
  G. Washington 1977 SF 32 638 19.9 47t 5
  D. Parks 1964 SF 36 703 19.5 83t 8
  G. Washington 1971 SF 46 884 19.2 71t 4
  J. Rice 1985 SF 49 927 18.9 66t 3
  B. Jessup 1954 SF 30 565 18.8 68 3
  T. Kwalick 1972 SF 40 751 18.8 81t 9
  R. Owens 1961 SF 55 1,032 18.8 54 5
  M. Stickles 1961 SF 43 794 18.5 54 5
  J. Johnson 1962 SF 34 627 18.4 80t 4
  F. Solomon 1984 SF 40 737 18.4 64t 10
  A. Bryant 2006 SF 40 733 18.3 72t 3
  J. Rice 1986 SF 86 1,570 18.3 66t 15
  J. Rice 1989 SF 82 1,483 18.1 68t 17
  J. Taylor 1989 SF 60 1,077 17.9 95t 10
  J. Stokes 2000 SF 30 524 17.5 53 3
  M. Goodwin 2017 SF 56 962 17.2 83t 2
  J. Crow 1968 SF 31 531 17.1 54t 5
  M. Stickles 1964 SF 40 685 17.1 53t 3
  D. Clark 1984 SF 52 880 16.9 80t 6
  D. Parks 1965 SF 80 1,344 16.8 53t 12
  J. Taylor 1993 SF 56 940 16.8 76t 5
  G. Washington 1975 SF 44 735 16.7 68t 9
  J. Rice 1987 SF 65 1,078 16.6 57t 22
  B. Wilson 1953 SF 51 840 16.5 61 10
  F. Solomon 1981 SF 59 969 16.4 60t 8
  G. Washington 1973 SF 37 606 16.4 58 2
  T. Owens 1998 SF 67 1,097 16.4 79t 14
  V. Davis 2013 SF 52 850 16.3 64t 13
  V. Davis 2010 SF 56 914 16.3 66t 7
  B. Casey 1963 SF 47 762 16.2 68t 7
  M. Sherrard 1992 SF 38 607 16.0 56 0
  J. Morgan 2010 SF 44 698 15.9 65 2
  H. McElhenny 1953 SF 30 474 15.8 71 2
  J. Taylor 1991 SF 64 1,011 15.8 97t 9
  B. Wilson 1955 SF 53 831 15.7 72 7
  G. Kittle 2018 SF 88 1,377 15.6 85t 5
  T. Owens 1997 SF 60 936 15.6 56t 8
  T. Kwalick 1973 SF 47 729 15.5 48 5
  R. Owens 1958 SF 40 620 15.5 48 1
  B. Casey 1962 SF 53 819 15.5 48t 6
  J. Rice 1993 SF 98 1,503 15.3 80t 15
  D. Witcher 1967 SF 46 705 15.3 63t 3
  B. Lloyd 2005 SF 48 733 15.3 89t 5
  J. Taylor 1990 SF 49 748 15.3 78t 7
  D. Clark 1982 SF 60 913 15.2 51 5