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The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time 

Ranker NFL
Updated October 17, 2019 2.7k votes 547 voters 14.6k views 42 items

Big fan of Detroit football? Then check out this list of Detroit Lions wide receivers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting wide receiver from throughout Detroit Lions history, including current wide receivers and past ones. Featuring 2018-2019 Detroit Lions and some of the greatest NFL wide receivers of all time, the best Lions WRs include Calvin Johnson, Roy Williams, Herman Moore, and Johnnie Morton.

Who are the best wide receivers in Detroit Lions history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Detroit Lions starting wide receiver. Vote below, then head over and check out the top Lions kickers ever and best Lions tight ends.

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1
Calvin Johnson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

2
Herman Moore is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Herman Moore

Seasons: 2000, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992

3
Golden Tate is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014

4
Kenny Golladay is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2017

5
Marvin Jones is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Marvin Jones

Seasons: 2017, 2016

6
Johnnie Morton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Johnnie Morton

Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

7
Brett Perriman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Brett Perriman

Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991

8
Roy Williams is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

9
Nate Burleson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2011, 2010

10
Anquan Boldin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2016

11
Leonard Thompson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980

12
Germane Crowell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Germane Crowell

Seasons: 1999

13
Mike Furrey is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006

14
Freddie Scott is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Freddie Scott

Seasons: 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978

15
Az-Zahir Hakim is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2003, 2002

16
Jeff Chadwick is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Jeff Chadwick

Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986

17
Willie Green is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991

18
Bill Schroeder is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Bill Schroeder

Seasons: 2003, 2002

19
Earl McCullouch is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Earl McCullouch

Seasons: 1971, 1970

20
Larry Walton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Larry Walton

Seasons: 1976, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970

21
Robert Clark is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Robert Clark

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989

22
Jeff Campbell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Jeff Campbell

Seasons: 1990

23
Richard Johnson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Richard Johnson

Seasons: 1990, 1989

24
Mike Farr is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Mike Farr

Seasons: 1992, 1991

25
Jeremy Ross is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Jeremy Ross

Seasons: 2014