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NFL - Most TDs in career

Jerry Rice 1985-2004 (208)

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NFL - Most TDs in a season

LaDanian Tomlinson - 2006 (31)

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MLB - Most HRs career

Barry Bonds (762)

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MLB - Most HRs in season

Barry Bonds (73) - 2001

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MLB - Most pitching strikeouts

Nolan Ryan (5,714)

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5 Largest US stadiums by capacity

Michigan Stadium - Ann Arbor - Wolverines - 107,601

Beaver Stadium - State College, PA - Penn State Nit. Lions - 106,572

ATyT Stadium - Dallas - Cowboys; Cotton Bowl - 105,000

Ohio Stadium - Columbus - Buckeyes - 104,944

Kyle Field - College Station, TX - Aggies - 102,512

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FIFA - Players with most World Cup goals

1. Miroslav Klose - GER - 16 (Last in 2014)
2. Ronaldo - BRA - 15 (Last 2006)
3. Gerd Muller - GER - 14 (Last 1974)
4. Just Fontaine - FRA - 13 (1958)
5. Pele - BRA - 12 (1970)

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Most Premier League goals

1. Alan Shearer (ENG) - Newcastle, etc. - 260 - 1998-2006
2. Wayne Rooney (ENG) - Manchester United, etc. - 193 - 2002-
3. Andy Cole (ENG) - Arsenal, etc. - 187 - 1989-2008

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NFL - Most career rushing yards

1. Emmitt Smith (18,355)

2. Walter Payton (16,726)

3. Barry Sanders (15,269)

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NBA - Most Points in Career

1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Bucks/Lakers) - 38,387

2. Karl Malone (Jazz) - 36,928

3. Kobe Bryant (Lakers) - 33,643

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MLB - Most Runs in Career

1. Rickey Henderson (1979-2003) - 2295

2. Ty Cobb (Detroit - 1905-28) - 2245

3. Barry Bonds (1986-2007) - 2227

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NHL - Most Career Goals

1. Wayne Gretzky (1978-99) - 894

2. Gordon Howe (1946-80) - 801

3. Jaromir Jagr (1998- ) - 765

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WNBA - Most points in Career

1. Diana Taurasi (Phoenix Mercury) - 8,222

2. Tina Thompson (Houston Comets) - 7,488

3. Tamika Catchings (Indiana Fever) - 7,380