Answered April 22nd, 2019

Shannon Sharpe hauls in 214 receiving yards in a Broncos win at Kansas City, breaking Jackie Smith's 1963 record for most in a game by a tight end.

Which tight end has the most REC YDS in a game?
Interpreted as:
Which tight end has the most REC YDS in a regular season game?
10/20/2002Sharpe10/13/1963Smith12/9/2018Kittle9/24/1972Caster11/14/1965Retzlaff10/14/1984Newsome11/12/1961Ditka9/21/2009Clark10/10/2016Olsen9/10/2018Cook10/13/2013Davis9/3/1995Sharpe12/18/1960Schnelker9/15/2013Graham11/2/1986Jordan11/20/1960Nagler10/13/1985Bavaro10/8/2017Dickson12/16/1962Anderson11/9/1997Sharpe214212210204204191190183181180180180180179179177176175175174
NAMEDATETMOPPREC YDSRECTRGREC AVGREC TDRUSH YDSATTRUSH AVGRUSH TD
Shannon SharpeShannon Sharpe10/20/2002DENDEN@ KC
@
214121417.82000
Jackie SmithJackie Smith10/13/1963STLSTLvs. PIT
vs.
212923.62000
George KittleGeorge Kittle12/9/2018SFSFvs. DEN
vs.
2107930.01000
Rich CasterRich Caster9/24/1972NYJNYJ@ BAL
@
204634.03000
Pete RetzlaffPete Retzlaff11/14/1965PHIPHIvs. WAS
vs.
204729.10000
Ozzie NewsomeOzzie Newsome10/14/1984CLECLEvs. NYJ
vs.
1911413.60000
Mike DitkaMike Ditka11/12/1961CHICHIvs. GB
vs.
190921.13000
Dallas ClarkDallas Clark9/21/2009INDIND@ MIA
@
1837826.11000
Greg OlsenGreg Olsen10/10/2016CARCARvs. TB
vs.
18191320.10000
Jared CookJared Cook9/10/2018OAKOAKvs. LAR
vs.
18091220.00000
Vernon DavisVernon Davis10/13/2013SFSFvs. ARI
vs.
18081122.52000
Shannon SharpeShannon Sharpe9/3/1995DENDENvs. BUF
vs.
1801018.00000
Bob SchnelkerBob Schnelker12/18/1960NYGNYGvs. CLE
vs.
180822.51000
Jimmy GrahamJimmy Graham9/15/2013NONO@ TB
@
179101617.91000
Steve JordanSteve Jordan11/2/1986MINMIN@ WAS
@
179629.81000
Gern NaglerGern Nagler11/20/1960CLECLE@ PIT
@
1771017.70000
Mark BavaroMark Bavaro10/13/1985NYGNYG@ CIN
@
1761214.70000
Ed DicksonEd Dickson10/8/2017CARCAR@ DET
@
1755535.00000
Taz AndersonTaz Anderson12/16/1962STLSTLvs. PHI
vs.
175821.90000
Shannon SharpeShannon Sharpe11/9/1997DENDENvs. CAR
vs.
174821.80000
Todd ChristensenTodd Christensen11/20/1986RAIRAI@ SD
@
1731115.71000
Jacque MacKinnonJacque MacKinnon10/20/1968SDSDvs. DEN
vs.
172628.72000
Kellen WinslowKellen Winslow12/22/1980SDSDvs. PIT
vs.
1711017.10000
Jared CookJared Cook12/24/2011TENTENvs. JAX
vs.
1698821.11000
Travis KelceTravis Kelce12/2/2018KCKC@ OAK
@
168121314.02000
Results may be incomplete. StatMuse has complete game-level data for receiving yards going back to the 1960 season.