NFL career scoring leaders

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The top 25 scorers in National Football League history are listed below. All players listed are placekickers and all statistics include regular season scoring only.

Active players are listed in bold (age in parentheses).

Statistics are accurate as of the end of the 2013 season. [1]

Rank Player Career Points
1 Morten Andersen 1982-2007 2,544
2 Gary Anderson 1982-2004 2,434
3 Jason Hanson 1992-2012 2,150
4 John Carney 1988-2010 2,062
5 Adam Vinatieri (41) 1996- 2,006
6 Matt Stover 1991-2009 2,004
7 George Blanda 1949-1975 2,002
8 Jason Elam 1993-2009 1,983
9 John Kasay 1991-2011 1,970
10 Norm Johnson 1982-1999 1,736
11 David Akers (39) 1998- 1,721
12 Nick Lowery 1978-1996 1,711
13 Jan Stenerud 1967-1985 1,699
14 Ryan Longwell 1997-2011 1,687
15 Lou Groza 1946-1967 1,608
16 Eddie Murray 1980-2000 1,594
17 Al Del Greco 1984-2000 1,584
18 Olindo Mare 1997-2012 1,555
19 Sebastian Janikowski (35) 2000- 1,489
20 Steve Christie 1990-2004 1,476
21 Pat Leahy 1974-1991 1,470
22 Jim Turner 1964-1979 1,439
23 Jay Feely (37) 2001- 1,437
24 Matt Bahr 1979-1995 1,422
25 Jeff Wilkins 1994-2007 1,416

Non-kickers[edit]

The top five scoring non-kickers in NFL history are listed here with their overall scoring rank. Note that only two non-kickers are in the top 50 scorers of all-time (although George Blanda played as both a quarterback and a kicker, 1,966 of his 2,002 points were scored as a kicker).

Rank Player Position Career Points
31 Jerry Rice wide receiver 1985-2004 1,256
47 Emmitt Smith running back 1990-2004 1,052
55 LaDainian Tomlinson running back 2001-2011 972
60 Randy Moss wide receiver 1998-2012 950
62 Terrell Owens wide receiver 1996-2010 942

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NFL Career Scoring Leaders". pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-12-31.