NFL The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time  

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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.

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167 10
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
92 25
Herman Moore is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

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

3
79 33
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
53 23
Johnnie Morton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

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

5
55 25
Kenny Golladay is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2017

6
52 23
Brett Perriman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

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

7
63 33
Marvin Jones is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016

8
51 24
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
41 19
Nate Burleson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2011, 2010

10
52 28
Anquan Boldin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2016

11
28 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
25 10
Freddie Scott is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Freddie Scott

Seasons: 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978

13
27 12
Mike Furrey is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006

14
19 7
Jeff Chadwick is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Jeff Chadwick

Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986

15
14 3
Germane Crowell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Germane Crowell

Seasons: 1999

16
10 1
Ron Jessie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Ron Jessie

Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972

17
15 6
Mike Farr is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Mike Farr

Seasons: 1992, 1991

18
17 8
Az-Zahir Hakim is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2003, 2002

19
11 3
Richard Johnson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Richard Johnson

Seasons: 1990, 1989

20
13 5
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
11 4
Larry Foster is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Larry Foster

Seasons: 2001

22
13 6
Bill Schroeder is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Bill Schroeder

Seasons: 2003, 2002

23
8 2
Jeff Campbell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Jeff Campbell

Seasons: 1990

24
8 2
Robert Clark is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Robert Clark

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989

25
8 2
Mark Nichols is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Detroit Lions Wide Receivers of All Time
Mark Nichols

Seasons:  1985, 1984, 1983