Jason Witten has made the most catches by a tight end in a game, with 18 catches against the Giants on October 28, 2012.

most receptions tight end in a game
Interpreted as:
most receptions tight end in a regular-season game
10/28/2012Witten10/4/2020Kittle12/20/2014Ertz12/9/2007Witten10/7/1984Winslow11/11/2018Ertz12/2/2012Myers12/6/2009Witten11/8/2009Clark1/2/2005Gonzalez10/14/1984Newsome12/11/1983Winslow12/20/2020Thomas12/6/2020Waller12/15/2019Kittle9/22/2019Waller1/1/2017Ertz12/26/2015Ertz10/7/2012Gonzalez10/1/2012Witten12/11/2005Gates10/10/2004Johnson10/6/1996Sharpe1815151515141414141414141313131313131313131313
NAMEDATETMOPPRECTRGREC YDSAVGREC TDRUSH YDSATTYPCRUSH TD
Jason WittenJason Witten10/28/2012DALDALvsNYGNYG18231679.30000
George KittleGeorge Kittle10/4/2020SFSFvsPHIPHI151518312.21818.00
Zach ErtzZach Ertz12/20/2014PHIPHI@WASWAS15181157.70000
Jason WittenJason Witten12/9/2007DALDAL@DETDET15181389.21000
Kellen WinslowKellen Winslow10/7/1984SDSD@GBGB1515710.50000
Zach ErtzZach Ertz11/11/2018PHIPHIvsDALDAL141614510.42000
Brandon MyersBrandon Myers12/2/2012OAKOAKvsCLECLE14151309.31000
Jason WittenJason Witten12/6/2009DALDAL@NYGNYG141615611.10000
Dallas ClarkDallas Clark11/8/2009INDINDvsHOUHOU14161198.50414.00
Tony GonzalezTony Gonzalez1/2/2005KCKC@SDSD142114410.30515.00
Ozzie NewsomeOzzie Newsome10/14/1984CLECLEvsNYJNYJ1419113.60000
Kellen WinslowKellen Winslow12/11/1983SDSDvsKCKC1416211.63000
Logan ThomasLogan Thomas12/20/2020WASWASvsSEASEA13161017.80000
Darren WallerDarren Waller12/6/2020LVLV@NYJNYJ131720015.42000
George KittleGeorge Kittle12/15/2019SFSFvsATLATL131713410.30000
Darren WallerDarren Waller9/22/2019OAKOAK@MINMIN131413410.30717.00
Zach ErtzZach Ertz1/1/2017PHIPHIvsDALDAL131613910.72000
Zach ErtzZach Ertz12/26/2015PHIPHIvsWASWAS13171229.40000
Tony GonzalezTony Gonzalez10/7/2012ATLATL@WASWAS13141239.51000
Jason WittenJason Witten10/1/2012DALDALvsCHICHI13141128.61000
Antonio GatesAntonio Gates12/11/2005SDSDvsMIAMIA13161239.51000
Eric JohnsonEric Johnson10/10/2004SFSFvsARIARI131616212.51000
Shannon SharpeShannon Sharpe10/6/1996DENDENvsSDSD1315311.83000
Kellen WinslowKellen Winslow11/22/1981SDSD@OAKOAK1314411.15000
Mike DitkaMike Ditka10/25/1964CHICHI@WASWAS1316812.90000
Results may be incomplete. StatMuse has complete game-level data for receptions going back to the 1960 season.