70s The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s  

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Wide receivers have hisorically been some of the most dazzling players in all of the NFL. They can very quickly turn the tide of a game with one great catch. When talking about 70s wide receivers, there are plenty of great players that one can easily remember and love! So, here is a list of the best wide receivers of the 70s! Take a look and be sure to vote up your favorite 70s WRs!

When looking at 1970s wide receivers, is Ahmad Rashad your favorite? Or is it Steve Largent? Or is it somebody else? There are tons of great players on this list. Take a look at the top wide receivers of the 1970s and vote up the players you believe are some of the best wide receivers to ever play the game.

Who are the greatest WRs of the 70s? The best wide receivers of the 1970s? 
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1
44 20
Cliff Branch is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

2
39 19
Fred Biletnikoff is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
Fred Biletnikoff Oakland Raiders

3
45 25
John Stallworth is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
John Stallworth Pittsburgh Steelers

4
35 17
Paul Warfield is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

5
38 21
Drew Pearson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
Drew Pearson Tulsa Golden Hurricane football, Dallas Cowboys

6
36 21
Steve Largent is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
Steve Largent Seattle Seahawks

7
52 38
Lynn Swann is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
Lynn Swann Pittsburgh Steelers, USC Trojans football

8
27 16
Bob Hayes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
Bob Hayes Dallas Cowboys

9
28 17
Lance Alworth is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
Lance Alworth San Diego Chargers, Dallas Cowboys

10
16 8
Charlie Joiner is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

11
15 8
Otis Taylor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

12
11 5
Harold Jackson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

13
16 10
John Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

14
16 10
Ahmad Rashād is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
Ahmad Rashād Seattle Seahawks, Buffalo Bills, Oregon Ducks football

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15
13 8
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

16
7 3
Gene Washington is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
joestout76 added Gene Washington

17
17 14
James Lofton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

18
12 9
Don Maynard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

19
11 8
Billy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
Billy Johnson Houston Oilers, Washington Redskins, Montreal Alouettes

20
10 8
Isaac Curtis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

21
12 11
Stanley Morgan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

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22
10 9
Roy Green is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

23
1 0
Sammy White is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
Jeff List added Sammy White

24
1 0
Mel Gray is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
JoeStout added Mel Gray

25
1 0
Ken Burrough is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
Jeff List added Ken Burrough

26
1 0
John Gilliam is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
Jeff List added John Gilliam

27
11 12
Wesley Walker is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

28
9 10
Dwight Clark is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s
Dwight Clark San Francisco 49ers, Clemson Tigers football

29
6 7
Wes Chandler is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s

30
5 8
Drew Hill is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best NFL Wide Receivers of the '70s