The career leaders in major statistical categories include a blend of Hall of Fame players as well as many of today’s NFL stars. Each Tuesday, thanks to Elias Sports Bureau, ProFootballHOF.com features the career leaders in four main statistical categories.


As of Oct. 28, 2014 (through Week 8)

WEEK 8 TOP 20 HIGHLIGHT:
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning led his team to a key divisional victory against the San Diego Chargers on Thursday night. He completed 25 of his 35 attempts for 286 yards and three touchdowns.

Manning has thrown a minimum of two touchdown passes in 13 consecutive regular season games, tying his own record for most consecutive multi-touchdown passing games. He shares the current record with New England QB Tom Brady and Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers. Manning is the only player to accomplish this feat two separate times.

The Broncos quarterback is tied for the most touchdown passes (22) in the league this year and has a career passer rating of 97.85 to rank second all time.


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Passer Rating | Receptions | Rushing Yards | Scoring 

Italics denotes Hall of Famers
Bold denotes players active during the 2014 season

PASSER RATING
1 Aaron Rodgers 105.61
2 Peyton Manning
97.85
3 Philip Rivers
96.84
4 Steve Young
96.81
5 Tony Romo
96.25
6 Tom Brady
96.10
7 Drew Brees
95.35
8 Kurt Warner
93.71
9 Ben Roethlisberger
93.44
10 Joe Montana
92.26
11 Matt Ryan 90.84
12 Chad Pennington
90.14
13 Matt Schaub
89.63
14 Daunte Culpepper 87.78
15 Jeff Garcia 87.54
16 Cam Newton
86.45
17 Dan Marino
86.38
18
Carson Palmer
86.29
19 Andy Dalton
86.14
20T Trent Green
86.03
20T Brett Favre
86.03
 Top 20 Passers (at start of 2014)

RECEPTIONS
1 Jerry Rice 1,549
2 Tony Gonzalez 1,325
3 Marvin Harrison 1,102
4 Cris Carter 1,101
5 Tim Brown 1,094
6 Terrell Owens
1,078
7 Reggie Wayne
1,044
8 Isaac Bruce
1,024
9 Hines Ward
1,000
10 Randy Moss
982
11 Andre Johnson
973
12 Andre Reed
951
13 Derrick Mason
943
14 Art Monk
940
15 Torry Holt
920
16
Jason Witten
907
17 Anquan Boldin
896
18 Keenan McCardell
883
19 Steve Smith 877
20 Larry Fitzgerald
876
Top 20 Receivers (at the start of the 2014)

RUSHING YARDS
1 Emmitt Smith 18,355
2 Walter Payton 16,726
3 Barry Sanders 15,269
4 Curtis Martin 14,101
5 LaDainian Tomlinson 13,684
6 Jerome Bettis 13,662
7 Eric Dickerson 13,259
8 Tony Dorsett 12,739
9 Jim Brown 12,312
10 Marshall Faulk 12,279
11 Edgerrin James 12,246
12 Marcus Allen 12,243
13 Franco Harris 12,120
14 Thurman Thomas 12,074
15 Fred Taylor 11,695
16 John Riggins 11,352
17 Corey Dillon 11,241
18 O.J. Simpson 11,236
19 Steven Jackson
11,026
20 Warrick Dunn
10,967
Top 20 Rushers (at the start of the 2014 season)

SCORING
1 Morten Andersen 2,544
2 Gary Anderson 2,434
3 Jason Hanson
2,150
4 Adam Vinatieri
2,082
5 John Carney
2,062
6 Matt Stover
2,004
7 George Blanda
2,002
8 Jason Elam
1,983
9 John Kasay
1,970
10 Norm Johnson 1,736
11 David Akers
1,721
12 Nick Lowery
1,711
13 Jan Stenerud
1,699
14 Ryan Longwell
1,687
15 Eddie Murray
1,594
16 Al Del Greco
1,584
17 Olindo Mare
1,555
18 Sebastian Janikowski
1,522
19 Steve Christie
1,476
20 Pat Leahy
1,470
Top 20 Scorers (at the start of the 2014 season)

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