Who Were The Favorite Receivers Of Eagles And Redskins Legend Sonny Jurgensen?



Sonny Jurgensen belongs in that group of trailblazers that helped redefine the passing game in the National Football League. When it was all said and done, Jurgensen had earned his spot in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

He would throw 255 touchdown passes during a career that saw him play for both the Philadelphia Eagles and the Washington Redskins. During that time though, who were his favorite receivers?

Here is a look at the top five receivers based on how many touchdown passes they caught from the great Sonny Jurgensen.

Charley Taylor – 53

Jerry Smith – 43

Tommy McDonald – 30

Bobby Mitchell – 29

Pete Retzlaff – 14

Jurgensen was a great talent, and the men listed above helped him utilize that talent to the best of his ability.

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