Jamaal Charles Sets Running Back Record with Four Receiving Touchdowns

By Jason Lisk

Jamaal Charles has scored four receiving touchdowns and five total touchdowns today, and we are not even in the fourth quarter. The four receiving touchdowns is a single game record for a running back. The five total touchdowns ties the Chiefs’ franchise record (Abner Haynes, 1961), and is within one of the all-time NFL record, owned by Gale Sayers, Dub Jones, and Ernie Nevers.

The record setting catch is above. Here are the previous four touchdowns.

#1, on the first play of the game.

#2, another screen pass

#3, a short run

#4, right before the half