Washington Redskins Single Season Receiving Leaders

Ranked by Receiving Average

The following are the Washington Redskins single season 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 single season leader in receiving average with 23.44.

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

Leaders based on 30 receptions

      Receiving
Player Season Team Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
  H. Taylor 1952 Was 41 961 23.4 70 12
  C. Brown 1982 Was 32 690 21.6 78t 8
  H. Taylor 1950 Was 39 833 21.4 70 9
  B. Anderson 1959 Was 35 734 21.0 70t 6
  D. Jackson 2014 Was 56 1,169 20.9 81t 6
  B. Mitchell 1963 Was 69 1,436 20.8 99t 7
  C. Didier 1986 Was 34 691 20.3 71t 4
  H. Taylor 1953 Was 35 703 20.1 71 8
  A. Armstrong 2010 Was 44 871 19.8 76 3
  A. Connell 2000 Was 39 762 19.5 77t 3
  H. Ellard 1996 Was 52 1,014 19.5 51 2
  B. Mitchell 1962 Was 72 1,384 19.2 81t 11
  G. Clark 1991 Was 70 1,340 19.1 82t 10
  G. Clark 1987 Was 56 1,066 19.0 84t 7
  F. Grant 1975 Was 41 776 18.9 96t 8
  H. Ellard 1994 Was 74 1,397 18.9 73t 6
  M. Westbrook 1999 Was 65 1,191 18.3 65t 9
  A. Connell 1999 Was 62 1,132 18.3 62t 7
  D. Howard 1994 Was 40 727 18.2 81t 5
  H. Crisler 1948 Was 33 599 18.2 79 6
  S. Bagarus 1945 Was 34 617 18.1 70 5
  H. Ellard 1995 Was 56 1,005 17.9 59 5
  D. Jackson 2016 Was 56 1,005 17.9 80t 4
  W. Moore 1943 Was 30 537 17.9 72 7
  H. Taylor 1954 Was 37 659 17.8 60 8
  S. Moss 2005 Was 84 1,483 17.7 78t 9
  D. Jackson 2015 Was 30 528 17.6 77t 4
  E. Saenz 1947 Was 34 598 17.6 74 4
  J. Fugett 1977 Was 36 631 17.5 52 5
  C. Muhammad 1984 Was 42 729 17.4 80t 4
  H. Taylor 1949 Was 45 781 17.4 76 9
  J. Carson 1957 Was 34 583 17.1 38 3
  G. Clark 1986 Was 74 1,265 17.1 55 7
  R. Sanders 1987 Was 37 630 17.0 57 3
  J. McDaniel 1978 Was 34 577 17.0 52 4
  M. Westbrook 1998 Was 44 736 16.7 75t 6
  J. Walton 1958 Was 32 532 16.6 41 5
  L. Shepherd 1998 Was 43 712 16.6 43t 8
  M. Westbrook 1997 Was 34 559 16.4 40t 3
  F. Grant 1976 Was 50 818 16.4 53t 5
  R. Gardner 2001 Was 46 741 16.1 85t 4
  D. Buggs 1978 Was 36 575 16.0 63 2
  A. Monk 1981 Was 56 894 16.0 79t 6
  B. Anderson 1961 Was 40 637 15.9 42 0
  A. Monk 1983 Was 47 746 15.9 43t 5
  T. McLaurin 2019 Was 58 919 15.8 75t 7
  R. Sanders 1988 Was 73 1,148 15.7 55t 12
  R. Jefferson 1972 Was 35 550 15.7 45t 3
  C. Brown 1983 Was 78 1,225 15.7 75t 8
  B. Mitchell 1966 Was 58 905 15.6 70t 9