NFL: Active Passing, Rushing and Receiving Touchdown Leaders (Career)

Peyton Manning, Adrian Peterson and Tony Gonzalez Are the Active Career Touchdown Leaders

Peyton Manning, Adrian Peterson and Tony Gonzalez Are the Active Career Touchdown Leaders

Just a follow up on the all-time passing, rushing and receiving touchdown leaders…

Here are the best – the top 10 – of the actives in each category through Week 8, so you can see how your QB, RB or WR/TE sizes up careerwise amongst the others.

PASSING        
  QUARTERBACK TD AGE FIRST SEASON CURRENT TEAM
1. Peyton Manning 465 36 1998 Denver Broncos
2. Tom Brady 343 35 2000 New England Patriots
2. Drew Brees 343 33 2001 New Orleans Saints
4. Eli Manning 221 31 2004 New York Giants
5. Philip Rivers 204 31 2004 San Diego Chargers
6. Matt Hasselbeck 201 37 1999 Indianapolis Colts
7. Ben Roethlisberger 199 30 2004 Pittsburgh Steelers
7. Carson Palmer 199 33 2004 Arizona Cardinals
9. Tony Romo 195 32 2004 Dallas Cowboys
10. Aaron Rodgers 186 29 2005 Green Bay Packers
           
RUSHING        
  RUNNING BACK TD AGE FIRST SEASON CURRENT TEAM
1. Adrian Peterson 82 27 2007 Minnesota Vikings
2. Maurice Jones-Drew 65 27 2006 Jacksonville Jaguars
3. Willis McGahee 64 31 2004 Cleveland Browns
4. Brandon Jacobs 59 30 2005 New York Giants
5. Frank Gore 58 29 2005 San Francisco 49ers
6. Steven Jackson 56 29 2004 Atlanta Falcons
7. Marshawn Lynch 52 26 2007 Seattle Seahawks
8. Arian Foster 45 26 2009 Houston Texans
9. Chris Johnson 44 27 2008 Tennessee Titans
10. DeAngelo Williams 44 29 2006 Carolina Panthers
           
RECEIVING        
  WIDE RECEIVER / TIGHT END TD AGE FIRST SEASON CURRENT TEAM
1. Tony Gonzalez 106 36 1997 Atlanta Falcons
2. Antonio Gates 85 32 2003 San Diego Chargers
3. Larry Fitzgerald 82 29 2004 Arizona Cardinals
4. Reggie Wayne 80 34 2001 Indianapolis Colts
5. Steve Smith 66 33 2001 Carolina Panthers
6. Santana Moss 65 33 2001 Washington Redskins
7. Plaxico Burress 64 35 2000 Pittsburgh Steelers
8. Calvin Johnson 61 27 2007 Detroit Lions
9. Anquan Boldin 60 32 2003 San Francisco 49ers
10. Marques Colston 59 29 2006 New Orleans Saints

Photo: Getty Images via businessinsider.com / Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY Sports via fantasysmacktalk.com / Getty Images via metro.us

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