Lions Matthew Stafford to Calvin Johnson for a 1-yard touchdown. Published: Dec. 3, 2015 at 09:05 p.m. Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford finds Calvin Johnson in the corner of the end zone and that's when the magic happens as Johnson catches the ball over a defender's head for the TD.
Hutson was an eight-time All-Pro selection, a four-time Pro Bowler, and was twice awarded the Joe F. Carr Trophy as the NFL Most Valuable Player. Hutson is considered to have been the first modern receiver, and is credited with creating many of the modern pass routes used in the NFL today.
In 1989, Largent became the first Seahawks player to win the Steve Largent Award for his spirit, dedication, and integrity. When Largent retired, he held all major NFL receiving records, including: most receptions in a career (819), most receiving yards in a career (13,089), and most touchdown receptions (100).
Andre Lamont Johnson (born July 11, 1981) is a former American football wide receiver who played the majority of his career with the Houston Texans of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Miami, and was drafted by the Texans third overall in the 2003 NFL Draft.
Welker, who had three consecutive 110-reception seasons (and has five total), is the first receiver in NFL history with at least three 110-reception seasons, and the first with five 100-reception seasons. Welker was selected to the Pro Bowl, the All-Pro Team, or both, in every season of his Patriots career.
Frederick S. Biletnikoff (born February 23, 1943) is a former gridiron football player and coach. He was a wide receiver for the Oakland Raiders in the American Football League (AFL) and National Football League (NFL) for fourteen seasons and later an assistant coach with the team.
(video) Lynn Swann introducing a video for NASA as part of the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports. On June 20, 2002, President George W. Bush appointed Swann as the chairman of the United States President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports during a Fitness Expo at the White House.
Lofton is also the godfather of former college teammate and NFL player Gordon Banks' children. Lofton's cousin, Kevin Bass, was a Major League Baseball player. In October 1984, a dancer at the Marquee Club in Milwaukee accused James Lofton and his Packers teammate Eddie Lee Ivery of sexual assault.
Stevonne Latrall Smith Sr. (born May 12, 1979) is a former American football wide receiver who played 16 seasons in the National Football League (NFL), primarily with the Carolina Panthers. He played college football at Utah, and was drafted by the Panthers in the third round of the 2001 NFL Draft.
Andre Darnell Reed (born January 29, 1964) is a former professional American football player. He played wide receiver in the National Football League (NFL) for 16 seasons, 15 with the Buffalo Bills (1985–1999) and one with the Washington Redskins (2000).
Timothy Donell Brown (born July 22, 1966) is a former American football wide receiver who played professionally in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Notre Dame, where he won the Heisman Trophy, becoming the first wide receiver to win the award.
Jerry Rice. Jerry Lee Rice (born October 13, 1962) is a former American football wide receiver who played 20 seasons in the National Football League (NFL), primarily with the San Francisco 49ers. He is widely considered the greatest wide receiver in NFL history, as well as the greatest NFL player of all time.
Moss's parents are Maxine Moss and Randy Pratt. Moss has little contact with his father. He has a sister named Lutisia and a brother Eric, who had a short stint in the NFL as an offensive tackle with the Minnesota Vikings. Moss has four children with his former girlfriend, Libby Offutt — Sydney, Senali, Thaddeus, and Montigo.
Larry Fitzgerald moves into fifth in all-time receiving yards on acrobatic TD catch Published: Nov. 19, 2017 at 02:18 p.m. Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald scores 20-yard touchdown moving him passed Tony Gonzalez for the 5th-most receiving yards in NFL history.