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Most NFL Receptions In 2023/24 – Cooper Kupp Given 5-1 Odds to Lead All Receivers

John Perrotto

by John Perrotto in NFL Football

Updated Jul 21, 2023 · 9:53 AM PDT

Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Cooper Kupp (10) runs for a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Nov 6, 2022; Tampa, Florida, USA; Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Cooper Kupp (10) runs for a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the second quarter at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports
  • The Rams’ Cooper Kupp is a +500 favorite to lead the NFL in receptions this season
  • The Vikings’ Justin Jefferson topped the league with 128 catches last year
  • A look at the NFL receptions leader odds can be found below with analysis and a prediction

Cooper Kupp led the NFL in receptions in 2021. The oddsmakers think the Los Angeles Rams wide receiver can do it again two years later. At +500, Kupp is favored in the NFL most receptions odds.

An ankle injury sidelined Kupp for the final eight games of last season and required surgery but he is said to be completely recovered.

Here is a look at the NFL receptions leader odds for the 2023/24 season.

Most NFL Receptions Odds

Player Odds
Cooper Kupp (Rams) +500
Ja’Marr Chase (Bengals) +600
Justin Jefferson (Vikings) +650
Davante Adams (Raiders) +750
Tyreek Hill (Dolphins) +800
Travis Kelce (Chiefs) +1100
Stefon Diggs (Bills) +1200
Amon-Ra St. Brown (Lions) +1800
CeeDee Lamb (Cowboys) +2000
Austin Ekeler (Chargers) +2000
Garrett Wilson (Jets) +2500
Jaylen Waddle (Dolphins) +3000
Keenan Allen (Chargers) +3500
DK Metcalf (Seahawks) +3500
Chris Olave (Saints) +3500
T.J. Hockenson (Vikings) +3500
Christian McCaffrey (49ers) +4000
Jerry Jeudy (Broncos) +4500
Michael Pittman Jr. (Colts) +5000
Diontae Johnson (Steelers) +5000
DeVonta Smith (Eagles) +5000
A.J. Brown (Eagles) +5000

Five players are given most NFL receptions odds of +800 or shorter. Those being Hill, Adams, Jefferson, Chase and Kupp. Kupp has the shortest odds of +500, giving him an implied probability of 16.67%.

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Cooper Kupp the Favorite for Most Receptions

Kupp was the NFL MVP in 2021 and the Rams are convinced he will return to that form. Kupp caught a league-high 145 balls that season and helped the Rams win the Super Bowl.

Despite being limited to nine games last season, Kupp still had outstanding numbers as he finished with 75 receptions for 812 and six touchdowns. The Rams were just 3-6 with Kupp in the lineup but then lost six of their last eight games to finish 5-12. It was the most losses ever for a defending Super Bowl champion.

The Rams are confident they can return to playoff contention with quarterback Matthew Stafford. He also sat out the last eight games with an elbow injury.

There is no question that Kupp will again be Stafford’s favorite target again in 2023. The Rams’ wide receiving corps is thin beyond Kupp with Van Jefferson, Ben Skowronek and DeMarcus Robinson – who was signed as a free agent in the offseason.

Recent NFL Receptions Leaders

Year Player Receptions
2022 Justin Jefferson (Vikings) 128
2021 Cooper Kupp (Rams) 145
2020 Stefon Diggs (Bills) 127
2019 Michael Thomas (Saints) 149
2018 Michael Thomas (Saints) 125

Chase, Jefferson Next on the Board

The Cincinnati Bengals’ Ja’Marr Chase is the second choice of the oddsmakers at +600.

Chase has been selected to the Pro Bowl in each of his two NFL seasons. He had 81 receptions in 2021 in helping the Bengals to the Super Bowl. Chase followed that with 87 catches in 12 games last season while missing a month because of a hip injury.

Injured at midseason, Chase came back for the stretch run of the regular season then had 20 receptions in three postseason games. The Bengals lost to the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC Championship Game.

The Minnesota Vikings’ Justin Jefferson had an NFL-leading 128 receptions last season and is third on the board this year at +650. He has missed just four games in his three-year career and increased his receptions total from 88 as a rookie in 2020 to 108 in 2021 to his league-high figure last season.

Jefferson has quarterback Kirk Cousins’ utmost trust and will be the Vikings’ No. 1 receiving target again this season. The Vikings lost wide receiver Adam Thielen to the Carolina Panthers in free agency, but first-round draft pick Justin Addison from USC is talented enough to take some of opposing defenses’ focus away from Jefferson.

Who to Bet On for Most NFL Receptions?

One could point to Kupp and say he never had a 100-catch season or was selected to the Pro Bowl in his four seasons prior to 2021 along with his current +10000 NFL MVP odds that suggest he liekly won’t top the charts again in 2023/24. However, he showed last year before getting hurt that ’21 wasn’t a fluke year, and it is clear he has a strong connection with Stafford.

The chalk is the way to go here but it you’re looking for a longshot play to make a small wager, taking a +5000 flier on Philadelphia Eagles’ AJ Brown makes sense. Brown was targeted 145 times (88 receptions) in his first season with the Eagles last year and should be on the receiving end of many Jalen Hurts throws this fall.

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