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The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time 

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Updated March 13, 2019 2.3k votes 432 voters 9.2k views 40 items

Big fan of Cleveland football? Then check out this list of Cleveland Browns wide receivers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting wide receiver from throughout Cleveland Browns history, including current wide receivers and past ones. Featuring 2018-2019 Cleveland Browns and some of the greatest NFL wide receivers of all time, the best Browns WRs include Josh Cribbs, Greg Little, Kevin Johnson, and Fair Hooker.

Who are the best wide receivers in Cleveland Browns history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Cleveland Browns starting wide receiver.

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Paul Warfield is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1976

Paul Dryden Warfield (born November 28, 1942) is an American former professional football wide receiver who played in the National Football League (NFL) from 1964 to 1977 for the Cleveland ...more

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Webster Slaughter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time
Webster Slaughter

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986

Webster Melvin Slaughter (born October 19, 1964) is a former American football wide receiver who played in the National Football League from 1986 to 1998. Slaughter was born in Stockton, ...more

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Josh Gordon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012

Joshua Caleb Gordon (born April 13, 1991), nicknamed Flash, is an American football wide receiver for the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football ...more

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Josh Cribbs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2009

Joshua Cribbs (born June 9, 1983) is a former American football return specialist and wide receiver. He played college football for Kent State University, and was signed by the Cleveland Browns ...more

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Gary Collins is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1971, 1970

Gary James Collins (born August 20, 1940) is a former American football wide receiver and punter who played for the Cleveland Browns from 1962 to 1971.

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Brian Brennan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time
Brian Brennan

Seasons: 1985

Brian Michael Brennan (born February 15, 1962) is a former professional American football player who was selected by the Cleveland Browns in the fourth round of the 1984 NFL Draft. He graduated ...more
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Reggie Langhorne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986

Reginald "Reggie" Devan Langhorne (born April 7, 1963), is a former professional American football player. He played in the NFL for 9 seasons from 1985 to 1993, playing for the ...more
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Kevin Johnson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time
Kevin Johnson

Seasons: 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

Kevin L. Johnson (born July 15, 1976) is a former professional American football player who played wide receiver in college for Syracuse University then for seven seasons in the NFL for the ...more
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Dave Logan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

David Russell Logan (born February 2, 1954) is a former American football player, radio personality, and high school coach. Logan played in nine National Football League seasons from 1976 to ...more
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Travis Benjamin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2015

Travis Jammal Benjamin is an American football wide receiver and return specialist for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League. He played college football at the University of Miami ...more
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Reggie Rucker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975

Reginald Joseph Rucker (born September 21, 1947) is a former professional American football wide receiver in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, New England ...more

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Terrelle Pryor is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2016

Terrelle Pryor Sr. (born June 20, 1989) is an American football wide receiver for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL). Considered the most recruited high school ...more

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Dennis Northcutt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004

Dennis LaMont Northcutt (born December 22, 1977) is a retired American professional football player who was a wide receiver and punt returner in the National Football League (NFL) for ten ...more

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Joe Jurevicius is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006

Joseph Michael Jurevicius (born December 23, 1974) is a retired American football wide receiver. He was drafted by the New York Giants in the second round of the 1998 NFL Draft. He played ...more
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Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992

Michael Dywane Jackson Dyson (April 12, 1969 – May 12, 2017) was an American professional American football wide receiver and politician. Jackson was selected by the Cleveland Browns in the ...more
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Andrew Hawkins is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014

Andrew Austin Wyatt Hawkins (born March 10, 1986) is a former American football wide receiver. He played six seasons in the National Football League with the Cincinnati Bengals and Cleveland ...more
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Braylon Edwards is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2008, 2007, 2006

Braylon Jamel Edwards (born February 21, 1983) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Michigan, ...more
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Antonio Bryant is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004

Antonio Bryant (March 9, 1981) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for University of Pittsburgh, and was recognized as ...more
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Miles Austin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2014

Miles Jonathon Austin III (born June 30, 1984) is an offensive assistant coach for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL) and a former American football wide receiver who ...more

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Andre Rison is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1995

Andre "Bad Moon" Rison (born March 18, 1967) is a former American football wide receiver who played professionally for the National Football League's Indianapolis Colts, Atlanta ...more
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Lawyer Tillman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time
Lawyer Tillman

Seasons: 1992

Lawyer James Tillman (born May 20, 1966) is a former tight end in the National Football League for the Cleveland Browns and Carolina Panthers. Tillman attended Auburn University. One of his more ...more
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Quincy Morgan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2003, 2002, 2001

Quincy Demond Earl Morgan (born September 23, 1977) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League for the Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, Pittsburgh Steelers, and ...more

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Greg Little is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011

Gregory Little or Greg Little may refer to: Greg Little (wide receiver) (born 1989), American football wide receiver Greg Little (offensive lineman) (born 1997), American football player Greg ...more

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Frank Pitts is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time
Frank Pitts

Seasons: 1973, 1972

Frank H. Pitts (born November 12, 1943 in Atlanta, Georgia) is a former professional American football wide receiver in the American Football League (AFL) and the National Football League (NFL). ...more
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Mohamed Massaquoi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cleveland Browns Wide Receivers of All Time
Mohamed Massaquoi

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009

Mohamed Jah Massaquoi ( MASS-ə-kwah; born November 24, 1986) is a former American football wide receiver. He played college football at Georgia and was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the ...more