Washington Redskins Career Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receiving Average

The following are the Washington Redskins career receiving leaders ranked by receiving average. Included are player stats for the Washington Redskins (NFL) from 1937-2020, the Boston Redskins (NFL) from 1933-1936 and the Boston Braves (NFL) in 1932. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Hugh Taylor is the Washington Redskins career leader in receiving average with 19.24.

Players active with the Washington Redskins during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 200 receptions

      Receiving
Player Gms Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
1. H. Taylor 94 272 5,233 19.2 76 58
2. H. Ellard 65 216 3,930 18.2 73t 17
3. B. Mitchell 98 393 6,492 16.5 99t 49
4. G. Clark 122 549 8,742 15.9 84t 58
5. M. Westbrook 80 277 4,280 15.5 76t 24
6. R. Jefferson 83 208 3,119 15.0 70t 16
7. R. Sanders 117 414 5,854 14.1 71 36
8. C. Taylor 165 649 9,110 14.0 88t 79
9. A. Monk 205 888 12,026 13.5 79t 65
10. S. Moss 146 581 7,867 13.5 78t 47
11. R. Gardner 64 227 2,997 13.2 85t 22
12. J. Smith 168 421 5,496 13.1 56 60
13. P. Garcon 74 376 4,549 12.1 88t 21
14. J. Crowder 56 221 2,628 11.9 79t 14
15. C. Cooley 117 429 4,711 11.0 66t 33
16. L. Brown 102 238 2,485 10.4 89t 20
17. D. Warren 193 244 2,536 10.4 35 7
18. J. Reed 65 329 3,371 10.2 38 24
19. B. Mitchell 159 232 2,087 9.0 69 3
20. C. Thompson 66 212 1,772 8.4 74 10