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 Dec. 30, 2014 (through Week 17)

WEEK 17 TOP 20 HIGHLIGHT:
Quarterback Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys defeated the Washington Redskins 44-17 on Sunday to finish the regular season with a 12-4 record.

Romo completed 22 of his 34 pass attempts for 299 yards and two touchdowns. He finished the season with a 113.2 passer rating, the highest in a season in franchise history.

The Cowboys QB increased his career passer rating from 95.78 at the beginning of the season to 97.58 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 106.01
2 Tony Romo
97.58
3 Peyton Manning
97.50
4 Steve Young
96.81
5 Tom Brady
95.87
6 Philip Rivers
95.71
7 Drew Brees
95.41
8 Ben Roethlisberger
93.91
9 Kurt Warner
93.71
10 Joe Montana
92.26
11 Matt Ryan 91.15
12 Chad Pennington
90.14
13 Matt Schaub
89.45
14 Daunte Culpepper 87.78
15 Jeff Garcia
87.54
16 Andrew Luck
86.60
17 Dan Marino
86.38
18
Carson Palmer
86.34
19T Trent Green
86.03
19T 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
1,070
8 Isaac Bruce
1,024
9 Andre Johnson
1,012
10 Hines Ward
1,000
11 Randy Moss
982
12 Andre Reed
951
13T Derrick Mason
943
13T Jason Witten
943
15T Anquan Boldin
940
15T
Art Monk
940
17 Torry Holt
920
18 Steve Smith
915
19 Larry Fitzgerald
909
20 Wes Welker
890
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 Steven Jackson 11,388
17 John Riggins
11,352
18 Corey Dillon
11,241
19 O.J. Simpson
11,236
20 Frank Gore
11,073
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
2,146
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 Sebastian Janikowski
1,574
18 Olindo Mare
1,555
19 Phil Dawson
1,519
20 Steve Christie
1,476
Top 20 Scorers (at the start of the 2014 season)

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