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Career Punt Return Yards Leaders

Single-Season Punt Return Yards Leaders
Active Punt Return Yards Leaders

(age) | * - HOFer | Bold - Active

RankPlayerYDSYears
1.Brian Mitchell 49991990 - 2003
2.Dave Meggett 37081989 - 1998
3.Darrien Gordon 36011993 - 2002
4.Eric Metcalf 34531989 - 2002
5.Tim Brown 33201988 - 2004
6.Billy Johnson 33171974 - 1988
7.Jermaine Lewis 32821996 - 2004
8.Vai Sikahema 31691986 - 1993
9.Rick Upchurch 30081975 - 1983
10.Glyn Milburn 29841993 - 2001
11.Desmond Howard 28951992 - 2002
12.Allen Rossum (34)28581998 - 2008
13.J.T. Smith 27641978 - 1990
14.Mel Gray 27531986 - 1997
15.Mike Fuller 26601975 - 1982
16.Troy Brown 25951993 - 2007
17.Kelvin Martin 25671987 - 1996
18.Karl Williams 25651996 - 2004
19.Rod Woodson 23621987 - 2003
20.Kevin Williams 22951993 - 2000
21.Emlen Tunnell* 22091948 - 1961
22.Speedy Duncan 22011964 - 1974
23.Deion Sanders 21991989 - 2005
24.Alvin Haymond 21481964 - 1973
25.Michael Lewis 20702001 - 2007
26.R.w. McQuarters (33)20601998 - 2008
27.Irving Fryar 20551984 - 2000
28.Dennis Northcutt (32)20352000 - 2008
29.Tamarick Vanover 20161995 - 2002
30.Greg Pruitt 20071973 - 1984
31.Dante Hall (31)19852000 - 2008
32.Antwaan Randle El (30)19512002 - 2008
33.Mike Nelms 19481980 - 1984
34.Leo Lewis 18681981 - 1991
35.Phil McConkey 18321984 - 1989
36.Billy Thompson 18141969 - 1981
37.Bruce Harper 17841977 - 1984
38.Gerald McNeil 17171986 - 1990
39.Robbie Martin 16701981 - 1986
40.Clarence Verdin 16501986 - 1994
41.Reggie Barlow 16391996 - 2003
42.Walter Stanley 16191985 - 1992
43.Leon Johnson 16171997 - 2003
44.Freddie Solomon 16141975 - 1985
45.David Palmer 16101994 - 2000
46.Dana McLemore 15981982 - 1987
47.Willie Drewrey 15971985 - 1993
48.Derrick Mason (35)15901997 - 2008
49.Howard Stevens 15591973 - 1977
50.Danny Reece 15541976 - 1980
51.Henry Ellard 15271983 - 1998
52.John Taylor 15171987 - 1995
53.Bill Dudley* 15151942 - 1953
54.Az-zahir Hakim 15131998 - 2006
55.Eddie Kennison (36)15111996 - 2008
Theo Bell 15111976 - 1985
Eddie Brown 15111974 - 1979
Pete Mandley 15111984 - 1990
59.Tim Dwight 15001998 - 2007
60.Todd Kinchen 14931992 - 1998
61.Bobby Edmonds 14711986 - 1995
62.LeRoy Irvin 14571980 - 1990
63.Devin Hester (27)14492006 - 2008
64.Fulton Walker 14371981 - 1986
65.George McAfee* 14311940 - 1950
66.Johnny Bailey 14201990 - 1995
67.Larry Marshall 14151972 - 1978
68.Tyrone Hughes 14111993 - 1998
69.Willie Wood* 13911960 - 1971
70.Eddie Payton 13871977 - 1982
71.Mike Martin 13811983 - 1989
Claude Gibson 13811961 - 1965
73.Wes Welker (28)13802004 - 2008
74.Stump Mitchell 13771981 - 1989
75.Deltha O'Neal (32)13702000 - 2008
76.Winslow Oliver 13641996 - 2000
77.Jojo Townsell 13601985 - 1990
78.Dexter Carter 13581990 - 1996
79.Jake Scott 13571970 - 1978
80.Joey Galloway (38)13491995 - 2008
81.Bruce Taylor 13231970 - 1977
82.Steve Smith (30)13202001 - 2008
83.Butch Johnson 13131940 - 1985
84.Lem Barney* 13121967 - 1977
85.Eric Guliford 13001993 - 1998
86.Terrence Wilkins 12871999 - 2006
87.Cliff Hicks 12841987 - 1995
88.Nate Burleson (28)12482003 - 2008
Charlie Rogers 12481999 - 2003
90.Louis Lipps 12341984 - 1992
91.Wally Henry 12311977 - 1982
92.Antonio Chatman (30)12072003 - 2008
93.Lemar Parrish 12051970 - 1982
94.Lionel James 11931984 - 1988
95.Eddie Drummond 11922002 - 2007
96.Dennis McKinnon 11911983 - 1990
97.Tiki Barber 11811997 - 2006
98.Santana Moss (30)11762001 - 2008
99.Kevin Faulk (33)11741999 - 2008
100.Mike Haynes* 11681976 - 1989
101.Bob Hayes 11581965 - 1975
102.Leon Bright 11491981 - 1985
103.O.J. McDuffie 11271993 - 2000
104.Roscoe Parrish (27)11262005 - 2008
105.Jeff Fisher 11251981 - 1984
106.Carl Roaches 11161980 - 1985
107.Jeff Burris 11031994 - 2003
108.Charlie West 10991968 - 1979
109.Andre Hastings 10861993 - 2000
110.Jack Christiansen* 10841951 - 1958
111.Bobby Engram (36)10791996 - 2008
112.Bosh Pritchard 10721942 - 1951
113.Troy Walters 10692000 - 2007
114.Rodger Bird 10631966 - 1968
115.Amani Toomer (35)10601996 - 2008
116.Rickie Harris 10291965 - 1972
117.Woodley Lewis 10261950 - 1960
Dedric Ward 10261997 - 2004
119.B.J. Sams (29)10172004 - 2008
120.Gerald Willhite 10121982 - 1988
121.Leroy Kelly* 9901964 - 1973
122.Mack Herron 9821973 - 1975
123.Jon Arnett 9811957 - 1966
124.Chad Morris 9782000 - 2006
125.Reggie Swinton 9772001 - 2005
126.Tommy Watkins 9701961 - 1968
Phillip Buchanon (29)9702002 - 2008
128.Ralph McGill 9691972 - 1979
129.Mark Jones (29)9682004 - 2008
130.Stanley Morgan 9601977 - 1990
131.Glen Edwards 9591971 - 1981
132.Abe Woodson 9561958 - 1966
133.Bill Bradley 9531969 - 1977
134.Dick James 9521956 - 1965
135.Terry Metcalf 9361973 - 1981
136.Keith Moody 9201976 - 1980
Hugh McElhenny* 9201952 - 1964
138.Al Carmichael 9121953 - 1961
139.John Sciarra 9091978 - 1983
140.Dick Christy 9051958 - 1963
141.Don Paul 9021950 - 1958
142.Dino Hall 9011979 - 1983
143.J.J. Moses 8992002 - 2005
144.Johnny Morris 8931958 - 1967
Floyd Little 8931967 - 1975
146.Ernie Steele 8891942 - 1948
147.Jeff Groth 8871979 - 1985
148.Nate Jacquet 8771997 - 2001
149.Abner Haynes 8751960 - 1967
150.Steve Schubert 8661974 - 1979
151.Charley Trippi* 8641947 - 1955
152.Paul Skansi 8631983 - 1991
153.Willard Harrell 8541975 - 1984
Kenny Johnson 8541980 - 1989
155.Jackie Wallace 8521974 - 1979
156.Carl Taseff 8501951 - 1962
Bill Butler 8501959 - 1964
158.Paul Johns 8431981 - 1984
159.Mel Renfro* 8421964 - 1977
160.Joshua Cribbs (26)8412005 - 2008
161.Kermit Alexander 8351963 - 1973
162.Billy Grimes 8341949 - 1952
163.Jacquez Green 8321998 - 2002
164.Lew Barnes 8301986 - 1989
Chris Warren 8301990 - 2000
Tommy Vigorito 8301981 - 1985
167.Rod Harris 8261989 - 1991
168.Jim Bertelsen 8211972 - 1976
169.Phil Epps 8191982 - 1989
170.Pete Athas 8181971 - 1976
171.Vernon Turner 8171990 - 1995
172.Vitamin Smith 8141949 - 1953
173.Jon Staggers 7921970 - 1975
174.Hank Poteat (32)7882000 - 2008
175.Billy Baird 7871963 - 1969
Dale Carter 7871992 - 2005
177.Tommy Casanova 7841972 - 1977
178.Ray Mathews 7791951 - 1960
179.Eric Parker 7752002 - 2006
180.Joe Arenas 7741951 - 1957
181.Ken Jenkins 7731983 - 1986
182.Dan Sandifer 7671948 - 1953
183.Scott Schwedes 7651987 - 1990
184.Evan Cooper 7631984 - 1989
185.Yale Lary* 7581952 - 1964
186.Jeff Ogden 7491998 - 2002
187.Terrell Buckley 7481992 - 2005
188.Frank Seno 7471943 - 1949
189.Al Dodd 7441967 - 1974
190.Ed Podolak 7391969 - 1977
Lynn Swann* 7391974 - 1982
192.Virgil Livers 7381975 - 1979
193.Jim Smith 7371977 - 1985
194.James Jones 7361980 - 1985
195.Rolland Lawrence 7341973 - 1980
Andy Farkas 7341938 - 1945
197.Nate Clements (30)7262001 - 2008
198.J.R. Boone 7251948 - 1953
199.Pat Studstill 7161961 - 1972
200.Jeff Query 7121989 - 1995
201.Brian Westbrook (30)7072002 - 2008
Cullen Bryant 7071973 - 1987
203.Bobby Mitchell* 6991958 - 1968
204.Iheanyi Uwaezuoke 6961996 - 2000
205.Mickey Sutton 6951986 - 1990
Bobby Jancik 6951962 - 1967
207.Vance Johnson 6891985 - 1995
208.Charles Woodson (33)6881998 - 2008
209.Jerry LeVias 6871969 - 1974
210.Lamont Brightful 6812002 - 2004
Kirk Springs 6811981 - 1985
212.Derrick Shepard 6791987 - 1991
213.Ira Matthews 6781979 - 1981
Jimmy Williams 6782001 - 2006
215.Johnnie Lee Higgins (26)6732007 - 2008
216.Jacoby Jones (25)6722007 - 2008
217.Don Griffin 6671986 - 1996
218.Peter Warrick 6652000 - 2005
219.Johnnie Gray 6561975 - 1983
220.Nesby Glasgow 6511979 - 1992
221.Rod Smith 6471995 - 2006
Frank Reagan 6471941 - 1951
223.Brady Keys 6461961 - 1968
224.Arnold Jackson 6432001 - 2002
Eddie Saenz 6431946 - 1951
226.Bobby Futrell 6391986 - 1990
Timmy Brown 6391959 - 1968
228.Noland Smith 6351967 - 1969
229.Steve Breaston (26)6322007 - 2008
230.Ike Hill 6221970 - 1976
Cleo Montgomery 6221980 - 1985
232.Rich Mauti 6121977 - 1984
233.Jeff Sydner 6111992 - 1995
Darrell Green* 6111983 - 2002
235.Charles Jordan 6091994 - 1999
236.Chris Carr (26)6082005 - 2008
237.Butch Byrd 6001964 - 1971
238.Gary Allen 5991982 - 1984
239.Mac Cody 5951999 - 2000
Ollie Matson* 5951952 - 1966
Steve Odom 5951974 - 1979
242.Donnie Walker 5941973 - 1975
Tony Leonard 5941976 - 1979
244.Wane McGarity 5901999 - 2001
Arthur Marshall 5901992 - 1996
Patrick Robinson 5901993 - 1994
247.Robert Brooks 5891992 - 2000
248.Damon Gibson 5851998 - 2002
249.Red Cochran 5831947 - 1949
Hagood Clarke 5831964 - 1968
Leon Washington (27)5832006 - 2008
252.Reno Mahe 5822003 - 2007
Larry Anderson 5821978 - 1984
Ronnie Harris 5821993 - 1999
255.Tony Green 5811978 - 1979
Dick Todd 5811939 - 1948
257.Darryl Henley 5791989 - 1994
258.Jerry Logan 5771963 - 1972
259.Ray McLean 5761940 - 1947
Bob Davis 5761938 - 1946
261.Kevin Clark 5741987 - 1991
262.Vince Buck 5691990 - 1995
263.Kitrick Taylor 5681988 - 1993
Rick Woods 5681982 - 1987
265.Bobby Hammond 5661976 - 1980
266.James Brooks 5651981 - 2006
267.Willie Mitchell 5641964 - 1971
268.Larry Jones 5621974 - 1978
269.Johnny Sample 5591958 - 1968
270.Craig Yeast 5561999 - 2001
Kenny Konz 5561953 - 1959
272.Courtney Hawkins 5531992 - 2000
273.Fred Gehrke 5521940 - 1950
274.Rick Volk 5481967 - 1978
275.Mewelde Moore (27)5442004 - 2008
276.Ray Brown 5391971 - 1980
277.Johnny Williams 5381952 - 1954
278.Ricky Smith 5371982 - 1987
Chuck Latourette 5371967 - 1971
280.Adam Jones (26)5342005 - 2008
281.Billy Reynolds 5301953 - 1960
282.Jim Stiger 5291963 - 1967
283.Patrick Crayton (30)5262004 - 2008
284.Kurt Sohn 5191981 - 1988
285.Ed Rutkowski 5141963 - 1968
286.Mitchell Price 5131990 - 1993
Tony Canadeo* 5131941 - 1952
288.Corey Sawyer 5071994 - 1999
289.Alvin Wyatt 5041970 - 1973
Will Blackmon (25)5042006 - 2008
291.Dave Elmendorf 5021971 - 1979
292.Golden Richards 5011973 - 1979
293.Bobby Wade (28)5002003 - 2008
294.Darren Sproles (26)4982005 - 2008
Reggie Bush (24)4982006 - 2008
296.Chris Watson 4971999 - 2002
297.Zach Thomas 4931983 - 1984
298.Earnest Graham (29)4922004 - 2008
299.Justin McCareins (31)4912001 - 2008
300.Santonio Holmes (25)4902006 - 2008

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