football players The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time  

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Big fan of Minnesota football? Then check out this list of Minnesota Vikings wide receivers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting wide receiver from throughout Minnesota Vikings history, including current wide receivers and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NFL wide receivers of all time, the best Vikings WRs include Randy Moss, Cris Carter, Anthony Carter, and Ahmad Rashad.

In the 2017-18 NFL season, the current Minnesota Vikings starting WRs and backup WRs are Stefon Diggs, Adam Thielen, Jarius Wright, Laquon Treadwell, Rodney Adams, and Michael Floyd. 

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

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105 18
Randy Moss is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Randy Moss Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998

2
92 14
Cris Carter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Cris Carter Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991

3
68 25
Stefon Diggs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Stefon Diggs Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

4
63 22
Ahmad Rashad is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Ahmad Rashad Seasons: 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976

5
64 23
Adam Thielen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Adam Thielen Seasons: 2017, 2016

6
56 18
Anthony Carter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Anthony Carter Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985

7
38 9
Jake Reed is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Jake Reed Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

8
37 12
Sammy White is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Sammy White Seasons:  1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976

9
34 17
Sidney Rice is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Sidney Rice Seasons: 2009

10
38 22
Percy Harvin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Percy Harvin Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010

11
27 13
John Gilliam is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
John Gilliam Seasons: 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972

12
23 12
Gene Washington is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Gene Washington Seasons: 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968

13
21 12
Nate Burleson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Nate Burleson Seasons:  2005, 2004, 2003

14
17 11
Hassan Jones is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Hassan Jones Seasons: 1990, 1989, 1988

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19 15
Greg Jennings is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Greg Jennings Seasons: 2014, 2013

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14 10
Bobby Wade is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Bobby Wade Seasons: 2008, 2007

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16 13
Bernard Berrian is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Bernard Berrian Seasons: 2010, 2009, 2008

18
13 10
Leo Lewis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Leo Lewis Seasons: 1987, 1986, 1985

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10 7
Bob Grim is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Bob Grim Seasons: 1971, 1970

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21 19
Cordarrelle Patterson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Cordarrelle Patterson Seasons: 2016, 2014

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12 10
Paul Flatley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Paul Flatley Seasons: 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963

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7 6
Dave Middleton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Dave Middleton Seasons: 1961

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12 13
Michael Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Michael Jenkins Seasons: 2011

24
8 11
Robert Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Robert Ferguson Seasons: 2007

25
7 10
Carroll Dale is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Carroll Dale Seasons: 1973

26
12 16
Jerome Simpson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Jerome Simpson Seasons: 2013, 2012

27
17 22
Mike Wallace is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Mike Wallace Seasons: 2015

28
5 8
John Henderson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
John Henderson Seasons: 1969

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8 12
Travis Taylor is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Travis Taylor Seasons: 2006, 2005

30
7 11
Kelly Campbell is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Kelly Campbell Seasons: 2003

31
5 9
Tom Hall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Tom Hall Seasons: 1968

32
5 9
Charley Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Charley Ferguson Seasons: 1962

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4 8
D'Wayne Bates is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
D'Wayne Bates Seasons: 2002

34
3 7
Jerry Reichow is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Jerry Reichow Seasons: 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961

35
5 10
Jim Lash is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Jim Lash Seasons: 1975, 1974

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5 10
Mike Jones is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Mike Jones Seasons: 1984

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4 9
Terry LeCount is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Terry LeCount Seasons: 1983

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4 9
Red Phillips is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Red Phillips Seasons: 1967, 1966, 1965

39
5 24
Troy Williamson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Wide Receivers of All Time
Troy Williamson Seasons: 2006