Tony Gonzalez's Career Highlights

All-League Teams

All-Pro: 1999 (AP, PFWA, SN)  ·  2000 (AP, PFWA, SN)  ·  2001 (AP, PFWA, SN)  · 2002 (PFWA, SN)  ·  2003 (AP, PFWA, SN)  ·  2008 (AP, PFWA, SN)  ·  2012 (AP, ESPN)

All-Pro Second Team: 2002 (AP)  ·  2004 (AP) ·  2006 (AP)  ·  2007 (AP)

All-AFC: 1999 (PW)  ·  2000 (PW)  ·  2001 (PW)  ·  2002 (PW)  ·  2003 (PW) 

 

Pro Bowls

(14) – 2000, 2001, 2002*, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013*, 2014

*Did not play

           

In the NFL Record Book (at time of his retirement following 2013 season)

  • [2nd] Most Receptions, Career – 1,325
  • [2nd] Most Seasons, 50 or More Receptions – 16
  • [2nd] Most Consecutive Games with a Pass Reception – 211 (2000-2013)
  • [5th] Most Yards Receiving, Career – 15,127

 

Pro Bowl Records

  • [1st] Most Receptions, Career – 52
  • [1st] Most Yards Receiving, Career – 796
  • [Tied for 1st] Most Games – 12
  • [2nd] Most Touchdowns, Career – 6
  • [2nd] Most Receiving Touchdowns, Career – 6

 

Team Records

Chiefs records held by Gonzalez

            (Records through the 2008 season, Gonzalez’s final season with Kansas City)

  • [1st] Most Two-Point Conversions, Career – 3
  • [1st] Most Receptions, Career – 916
  • [1st] Most Seasons, 50 or More Receptions – 11
  • [1st] Most Receptions, Season – 102 (2004)
  • [1st] Most Pass Receptions, Consecutive Seasons – 195 (2007-08)
  • [1st] Most Pass Receptions, Game – 14 (at San Diego, Jan. 2, 2005)
  • [1st] Most Pass Receptions, Half – 11 (at San Diego, Jan. 2, 2005)
  • [1st] Most Consecutive Games with a Pass Reception – 131 (2000-08)
  • [1st] Most Receptions by a Tight End, Career – 916
  • [1st] Most Receptions by a Tight End, Season – 102 (2004)
  • [1st] Most Yards Receiving, Career – 10,940
  • [1st] Most Season, 1,000 or More Receiving Yards – 4 (2000, 2004, 2007-08)
  • [1st] Most Games, 100 or More Receiving Yards, Career – 26
  • [1st] Most Consecutive Games, 100 or More Receiving Yards – 4 (2000)
  • [1st] Most Yards Receiving by a Tight End, Career – 10,940
  • [1st] Most Yards Receiving by a Tight End, Season – 1,258 (2004)
  • [1st] Most Yards Receiving by a Tight End, Game – 147 (at New England, Dec. 4, 2000)
  • [1st] Most Receiving Touchdowns, Career – 76
  • [1st] Most 20 Yard Receptions, Career – 130
  • [1st] Most Yards from Scrimmage, Career – 10,954
  • [Tied for 1st] Most Seasons Leading NFL in Receptions – 1 (2004)
  • [Tied for 1st] Most Games, 100 or More Receiving Yards, Season – 6 (2000, 2004)
  • [2nd] Most Games Started, Career – 174
  • [2nd] Most Touchdowns, Career – 76
  • [2nd] Most Receptions, Season – 99 (2007)
  • [2nd] Most Pass Receptions, Consecutive Seasons – 180 (2004-05)
  • [2nd] Most Receptions by a Tight End, Season – 99 (2007)
  • [2nd] Most Yards Receiving by a Tight End, Season – 1,203 (2000)
  • [2nd] Most Yards Receiving by a Tight End, Game – 144 (at San Diego, Jan. 2, 2005)
  • [2nd] Most Receiving Touchdowns, Consecutive Seasons – 20 (1999-2000)
  • [2nd] Most Combined Yards, Career – 10,963
  • [Tied for 2nd] Most Games, 100 or More Receiving Yards, Season – 5 (2005)
  • [Tied for 2nd] Most Receiving Touchdowns, Season – 11 (1999)
  • [Tied for 2nd] Most Receiving Touchdowns, Game – 3 (vs. Miami, Sept. 29, 2002)
  • [Tied for 2nd] Most Consecutive Games, Touchdown Receptions – 4 (2000; 2008)
  • [3rd] Most Receptions, Season – 96 (2008)
  • [3rd] Most Pass Receptions, Consecutive Seasons – 173 (2003-04)
  • [3rd] Most Receptions by a Tight End, Season – 96 (2008)
  • [3rd] Most Receiving Yards, Consecutive Seasons – 2,230 (2007-08)
  • [3rd] Most Yards Receiving by a Tight End, Season – 1,172 (2007)
  • [3rd] Most Yards Receiving by a Tight End, Game – 140 (vs. Miami, Sept. 29, 2002; vs. San Diego, Dec. 2, 2007)
  • [3rd] Most 20 Yard Receptions, Season – 19 (2004)
  • [Tied for 3rd] Most Pass Receptions, Game – 11 (at New England, Dec. 4, 2000; vs. Oakland, Dec. 25, 2004)
  • [Tied for 3rd] Most Pass Receptions, Half – 9 (vs. Oakland, Dec. 25, 2004)
  • [Tied for 3rd] Most Receiving Touchdowns, Season – 10 (2003, 2008)
  • [4th] Most Games, Career – 190
  • [4th] Most Points, Career – 460
  • [4th] Most Receptions, Season – 93 (2000)
  • [4th] Most Pass Receptions, Consecutive Seasons – 172 (2006-07)
  • [4th] Most Receptions by a Tight End, Season – 93 (2000)
  • [4th] Most Yards Receiving, Season – 1,258 (2004)
  • [4th] Most Yards Receiving by a Tight End, Season – 1,058 (2008)
  • [4th] Most Yards Receiving by a Tight End, Game – 138 (vs. San Diego, Oct. 22, 2006)
  • [Tied for 4th] Most Seasons – 12
  • [Tied for 4th] Most Consecutive Games Started, Career – 120
  • [Tied for 4th] Most Pass Receptions, Game – 10 (multiple times)
  • [Tied for 4th] Most Receiving Touchdowns, Consecutive Seasons – 17 (2002-03; 2003-04)
  • [5th] Most Pass Receptions, Consecutive Seasons – 169 (1999-2000)
  • [5th] Most Receptions by a Tight End, Season – 78 (2005)
  • [5th] Most Yards Receiving, Season – 1,203 (2000)
  • [5th] Most Yards Receiving by a Tight End, Season – 917 (2001)

 

Postseason Records

  • [Tied for 1st] Most Receiving Touchdowns, Career – 2

 

Falcons records held by Gonzalez

            (Records through the 2013 season, Gonzalez’s final season with Atlanta)

  • [Tied for 2nd] Most Consecutive Pro Bowl Appearances – 4 (2008-2011)
  • [3rd] Most Consecutive Games with a Reception – 80 (2009-2013)
  • [4th] Most Receptions, Career – 409

League/Team Statistical Titles

 

NFL Statistical Championships

Receiving Titles: 2004KC

 

AFC Statistical Championships

Receiving Titles: 2004KC

 

Team Statistical Championships

Receiving Titles: 1999 KC, 2000 KC, 2001 KC, 2004 KC, 2005 KC, 2006 KC, 2007 KC, 2008 KC,

2012 ATL 

 

Scoring Titles: 2008 KC 

 

KC Kansas City Chiefs        ATL Atlanta Falcons

                                                                                                                                                           

Awards and Honors

  • NFL All-Decade Team of 2000s
  • 1997 Mack Lee Hill Award: Chiefs Rookie of the Year
  • 2008 Derrick Thomas Award: Chiefs MVP
  • 2009 Atlanta Falcons Player of the Year (team award)

 

Year-by-Year Team Records

1997     Kansas City Chiefs........... 13-3-0   (1st)

1998     Kansas City Chiefs............... 7-9-0   (4th)

1999     Kansas City Chiefs............... 9-7-0   (2nd)

2000     Kansas City Chiefs............... 7-9-0   (3rd)

2001     Kansas City Chiefs............. 6-10-0   (4th)

2002     Kansas City Chiefs............... 8-8-0   (4th)

2003     Kansas City Chiefs........... 13-3-0   (1st)

2004     Kansas City Chiefs............... 7-9-0   (3rd)

2005     Kansas City Chiefs............. 10-6-0   (2nd)

2006     Kansas City Chiefs............. 9-7-0   (2nd)

2007     Kansas City Chiefs............. 4-12-0   (3rd)

2008     Kansas City Chiefs............. 2-14-0   (4th)

2009     Atlanta Falcons................... 9-7-0   (2nd)

2010     Atlanta Falcons................ 13-3-0   (1st)

2011     Atlanta Falcons................ 10-6-0   (2nd)

2012     Atlanta Falcons................ 13-3-0   (1st)

2013     Atlanta Falcons.................. 4-12-0   (3rd)

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