NFL The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time  

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Big fan of Pittsburgh football? Then check out this list of Pittsburgh Steelers wide receivers with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting wide receiver from throughout Pittsburgh Steelers history, including current wide receivers and past ones. Featuring 2018-2019 Pittsburgh Steelers and some of the greatest NFL wide receivers of all time, the best Steelers WRs include Hines Ward, Plaxico Burress, Charles Johnson, and Lynn Swann.

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

list ordered by

1
396 88
Antonio Brown is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

2
355 77
Hines Ward is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998

3
268 53
Lynn Swann is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974

4
231 49
John Stallworth is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974

 

5
171 79
Santonio Holmes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

6
121 53
Louis Lipps is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

 

7
108 59
Antwaan Randle El is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

8
126 76
Plaxico Burress is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000

9
92 49
Yancey Thigpen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

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

10
113 72
Mike Wallace is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

11
107 68
Emmanuel Sanders is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

12
47 42
Frank Lewis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972

13
54 52
Jerricho Cotchery is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011

14
94 104
Martavis Bryant is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014

15
18 13
Eli Rogers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time
Eli Rogers

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

16
49 54
Charles Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time
Charles Johnson

Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

17
49 60
Markus Wheaton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

18
30 36
Weegie Thompson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time
Weegie Thompson

Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984

19
35 43
Andre Hastings is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time
Andre Hastings

Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993

20
31 38
Dwight Stone is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987

21
26 33
Calvin Sweeney is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time
Calvin Sweeney

Seasons: 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979

22
25 34
Cedrick Wilson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time
Cedrick Wilson

Seasons: 2007, 2006, 2005

23
23 32
Courtney Hawkins is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time
Courtney Hawkins

Seasons: 2000, 1999, 1998,1997

24
20 32
Jeff Graham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991

25
22 36
Derek Hill is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time
Derek Hill

Seasons: 1990, 1989

26
21 35
Jim Smith is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time
Jim Smith

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

27
3 10
Ronnie Shanklin is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time
Ronnie Shanklin

Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972, 1971, 1970

28
13 34
Dave Smith is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time
Dave Smith

Seasons: 1972, 1971, 1970

29
13 34
Barry Pearson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time
Barry Pearson

Seasons: 1973, 1972

30
26 57
Cobi Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers of All Time

Seasons: 2016