Top Ten Players by Position from 1996

 
## Quarterbacks Total
Favre, Brett 356 
Testaverde, Vinny 339 
Bledsoe, Drew 285 
Brunell, Mark 283 
Elway, John 276 
Blake, Jeff 265 
Mitchell, Scott 191 
Young, Steve 189 
Hostetler, Jeff 188 
10  Hebert, Bobby 182 
 
## Running Backs Total
Allen, Terry 257 
Davis, Terrell 243 
Martin, Curtis 224 
Watters, Ricky 222 
Smith, Emmitt 216 
Bettis, Jerome 200 
Sanders, Barry 197 
Abdul-jabbar, Karim 160 
George, Eddie 154 
10  Thomas, Thurman 136 
 
## Wide Receivers Total
Jackson, Michael 227 
Martin, Tony 207 
Pickens, Carl 200 
Kennison, Eddie 191 
Moore, Herman 184 
Fryar, Irving 177 
Bruce, Isaac 167 
Rice, Jerry 163 
Alexander, Derrick 158 
10  Carter, Cris 158 
 
## Tight Ends Total
Sharpe, Shannon 167 
Walls, Wesley 124 
Coates, Ben 118 
Jackson, Keith 115 
Wycheck, Frank 72 
Popson, Ted 70 
Dilger, Ken 61 
Dudley, Rickey 49 
Mcgee, Tony 49 
10  Bjornson, Eric 36 
 
## Kickers Total
Blanchard, Cary 145 
Kasay, John 138 
Del greco, Al 132 
Wilkins, Jeff 117 
Carney, John 113 
Boniol, Chris 110 
Anderson, Gary 106 
Pelfrey, Doug 103 
Elam, Jason 101 
10  Andersen, Morten 95 
 

 

## Defenses Total
Green Bay 162 
Carolina 149
San Francisco 118 
Pittsburgh 116 
New England 110 
Dallas 85 
Oakland 83 
Chicago 81 
Miami 79 
10  Philadelphia 91