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    All-Time Undrafted Leaders
    Single Season Receiving Yards
    Player...............Year..........Yards
    Rod Smith.........2000...........1602
    Alfred Jenkins....1981...........1358
    Wes Welker.......2009...........1348
    Rod Smith.........2001...........1343
    Gary Clark.........1991...........1340
    Miles Austin.......2009...........1320......And Miles didn't even get going until game 5. Not sure when (during the season) the others came into their own.

    Single Season Receiving TD's
    Antonio Gates.....2004......13
    Alfred Jenkins......1981......13
    Steve Watson......1981.....13
    James Jett..........1997......12
    Ricky Sanders......1988......12
    Rod Smith...........1997.......12
    Miles Austin.........2009......11
    Drew Bennett......2004.......11
    Paul Coffman.......2004.......11
    Stephone Paige....1986.......11
    Rod Smith............2001......11

    In Cowboys' Franchise History, only one other Undrafted player reached 1000 yards.....Drew Pearson. He did it twice....1087 yards in 1974 and 1026 yards in 1979.

    Austins 11 TD's are the most by any undrafted player in Cowboys history.

    2 game total Receiving Yards
    Chad Ochocinco.......450
    John Taylor.............448
    Jerry Rice...............442
    Miles Austin............421

    Most Receiving Yards in First 3 Career Starts
    Miles Austin.........482
    Anquan Boldin......378
    Marcus Robinson...377
    Dave Stief...........361
    Mike Quick...........340

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