NFL Single Game Playoffs Fumbles Recovered Leaders

Single game leaders only reflect years for which we have complete boxscore data (1960 onward), all playoff games, and all 100 yard rushing/receiving or 300 yard passing games from 1940-1959.

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Leaders Table
Rank Player FR Tm Boxscore
1Devin Hester3CHIChicago Bears vs. Seattle Seahawks, January 14, 2007
Ron Jaworski3PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. New York Giants, December 27, 1981
Jack Lambert3PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Oakland Raiders, January 4, 1976
4Lyle Blackwood2BALBaltimore Colts vs. Oakland Raiders, December 24, 1977
Matt Blair2MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 26, 1976
Jim Bowman2NWENew England Patriots vs. Los Angeles Raiders, January 5, 1986
Tom Brady2NWENew England Patriots vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, January 7, 2006
Tedy Bruschi2NWENew England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 16, 2005
Jeff Bryant2SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Los Angeles Raiders, January 8, 1984
Earl Campbell2HOUHouston Oilers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 7, 1979
Bobby Carpenter2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles, January 9, 2010
Dave Casper2OAKOakland Raiders vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, December 26, 1976
Frank Clarke2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Green Bay Packers, December 31, 1967
Derrick Cullors2NWENew England Patriots vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, January 3, 1999
Donovin Darius2JAXJacksonville Jaguars vs. Miami Dolphins, January 15, 2000
Terrell Davis2DENDenver Broncos vs. Kansas City Chiefs, January 4, 1998
Dave Elmendorf2RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. Minnesota Vikings, December 29, 1974
Jason Gildon2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. New England Patriots, January 3, 1998
Larry Gordon2MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, December 30, 1979
Jerry Gray2RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. Chicago Bears, January 12, 1986
Bob Griese2MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Oakland Raiders, December 27, 1970
Jack Ham2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Houston Oilers, January 7, 1979
Jim Harbaugh2INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Kansas City Chiefs, January 7, 1996
Ted Hendricks2RAILos Angeles Raiders vs. New York Jets, January 15, 1983
Wes Hopkins2PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 31, 1989
Randy Hughes2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Denver Broncos, January 15, 1978
Larry Izzo2NWENew England Patriots vs. Oakland Raiders, January 19, 2002
Butch Johnson2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Denver Broncos, January 15, 1978
Dub Jones2CLECleveland Browns vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 23, 1951
Jimmie Jones2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Buffalo Bills, January 31, 1993
Bucko Kilroy2PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 18, 1949
Bernie Kosar2CLECleveland Browns vs. Denver Broncos, January 14, 1990
Paul Krause2MINMinnesota Vikings vs. San Francisco 49ers, December 27, 1970
Ray Krouse2BALBaltimore Colts vs. New York Giants, December 28, 1958
Fulton Kuykendall2ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. Philadelphia Eagles, December 24, 1978
Chuck Lamson2RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. Green Bay Packers, December 23, 1967
Gary Larsen2MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Dallas Cowboys, December 30, 1973
Yale Lary2DETDetroit Lions vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 21, 1952
Jim Leonhard2BALBaltimore Ravens vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 18, 2009
Jack Manders2CHIChicago Bears vs. Washington Redskins, December 12, 1937
Harvey Martin2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 1, 1978
Brent McClanahan2MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Washington Redskins, December 18, 1976
Keith McKeller2BUFBuffalo Bills vs. Los Angeles Raiders, January 20, 1991
Warren Moon2HOUHouston Oilers vs. New York Jets, December 29, 1991
Warren Moon2HOUHouston Oilers vs. Kansas City Chiefs, January 16, 1994
Gerry Mullins2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Houston Oilers, January 7, 1979
Nelson Munsey2BALBaltimore Colts vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, December 27, 1975
Bill Nelsen2CLECleveland Browns vs. Baltimore Colts, December 26, 1971
Vince Newsome2RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. Dallas Cowboys, January 4, 1986
Ray Nitschke2GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. New York Giants, December 30, 1962
Joe Perry2SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Detroit Lions, December 22, 1957
Ben Roethlisberger2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. New York Jets, January 23, 2011
Rick Sanford2NWENew England Patriots vs. Miami Dolphins, January 8, 1983
Jake Scott2MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 13, 1974
Jim Shofner2CLECleveland Browns vs. New York Giants, December 21, 1958
Mike Singletary2CHIChicago Bears vs. New England Patriots, January 26, 1986
Roger Staubach2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Minnesota Vikings, December 28, 1975
Roger Staubach2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 18, 1976
Wendell Tyler2SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Washington Redskins, January 8, 1984
Hines Ward2PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Baltimore Ravens, January 20, 2002
Charlie Waters2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Detroit Lions, December 26, 1970
Harvey Williams2KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Buffalo Bills, January 5, 1992
Nate Wright2MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 29, 1974
Ben Grubbs2BALBaltimore Ravens vs. Houston Texans, January 15, 2012
Justin Durant2DETDetroit Lions vs. New Orleans Saints, January 7, 2012
Devin Thomas2NYGNew York Giants vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 22, 2012
Jacoby Jones2HOUHouston Texans vs. Baltimore Ravens, January 15, 2012
Russell Wilson2SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Carolina Panthers, January 10, 2015
Demarcus Lawrence2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Detroit Lions, January 4, 2015
Tony Romo2DALDallas Cowboys vs. Green Bay Packers, January 11, 2015
Danny Trevathan2DENDenver Broncos vs. Carolina Panthers, February 7, 2016
Kirk Cousins2WASWashington Redskins vs. Green Bay Packers, January 10, 2016