Greatest Wide Receivers

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Jerry Rice
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The finest wide receiver in the history of NFL football, bar none. The incredibly athletic Rice has scored the most touchdowns in NFL history, plus he holds virtually every career record for receptions, yards receiving, all-purpose yards, touchdown receptions and yards from scrimmage, and most consecutive games with at least one catch!...
“ 1,549 Rec | 22,895 Rec YDs | 197 Rec TDs
• 13× Pro Bowl selection; • 12× All-Pro selection; • 3× Super Bowl Champion (XXIII, XXIV, XXIX); • 3x NFC champion; • AFC champion

Awards
• 2× AP NFL Offensive Player of the Year (1987, 1993)
• 3× NFC Offensive Player of the Year (1986, 1987)
• PFWA MVP (1988)
• Pro Bowl MVP (1996)
• Super Bowl XXIII MVP

Honors
• Pro Football Hall of Fame (2010)
• NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team
• NFL 1980s All-Decade Team
• NFL 1990s All-Decade Team
San Francisco 49ers #80 retired
• Rated #2 NFL Player of all-time by Sporting News (1999)
• Rated #1 NFL Player of all-time by NFL.com (2010)

NFL.com stats ” - Paul Hamell
 
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Don Hutson
Donald Montgomery Hutson was the first star wide receiver in NFL history. He is credited with creating many of the modern pass routes used in the NFL today. He is credited as the first to use the buttonhook, z-out, hook and go and countless other routes that have become staples of offensive football. Along with Jerry Rice, he is widely considered the greatest wide receiver in NFL history...
“ 488 REC | 7,991 YDs | 99 TDs

Awards
• 2× Joe F. Carr Trophy winner (1941, 1942)

Records
• Green Bay Packers all-time leading TD receptions leader (99)

Honors
• Pro Football Hall of Fame (1963)
• Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame
• NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team
• NFL 1930s All-Decade Team
Green Bay Packers #14 Retired
• Rated #6 NFL Player of all-time by Sporting News (1999)
• Rated #9 NFL Player of all-time by NFL.com (2010)

NFL.com stats ” - Paul Hamell
 
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“ 750 Rec | 11,904 YDs | 65 TDs

• 5× Pro Bowl selection (1991, 92, 93, 94, 95); • First-Team All-Pro selection (1991); • 2× Second-Team All-Pro selection (1992, 93); • 3× Super Bowl champion (XXVII, XXVIII, XXX)

Awards
• Pro Bowl MVP (1992)

Honors
• Pro Football Hall of Fame (2007)
• NFL 1990s All-Decade Team
• Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor
• Rated #92 NFL Player of all-time by NFL.com (2010)

NFL.com stats ” - Paul Hamell
 
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“ NFL 2000s All-Decade Team ” - Paul Hamell
 
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“ NFL 2000s All-Decade Team ” - Paul Hamell
 
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“ NFL 2000s All-Decade Team ” - Paul Hamell
 
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“ NFL 2000s All-Decade Team ” - Paul Hamell
 
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Larry Fitzgerald
Height: 6'3 / Weight: 218 / College: Pittsburgh / Hometown: Minneapolis, MN / DOB: August 31, 1983 / Pro Bowl Selection: 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 Two-time All-State and prep All-America receiver at Academy of the Holy Angels (Minneapolis, MN), High School Larry Fitzgerald recorded 73 receptions for 1,254 yards (17.2 yard avg.) and 17 TDs as a senior...
 
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Donald Driver
Donald Driver is the Green Bay Packers' all-time leading wide receiver, a Super Bowl champion, New York Times bestselling author and season 14 "Dancing with the Stars" champion. Driver has made over a dozen appearances on "Good Morning America," and has also appeared on popular programs such as "Ellen," "The Chew," "Extreme Weight Loss," "The Biggest Loser," "LIVE...
 
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Ricky Proehl
Ricky Proehl is a 17-year veteran of the NFL. He started playing football when he was eight years old. He attended Hillsborough High School in Hillsborough, New Jersey, where he starred in both football and baseball. Proehl attended Wake Forest University, where he was a four-year letterman in football...
 
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Rob Moore
Born September 27, 1968, Rob Moore is one of the most talented wide receivers in the NFL today. Originally from Long Island, Moore played wide receiver for Syracuse University. He was drafted in the first round of the 1990 supplemental draft by the New York Jets. In 1994, he was selected to the Pro Bowl...