NFL Single-Season Longest Kick Returns Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rank Player Lng Year Tm
1Cordarrelle Patterson (22)1092013MIN
2Jacoby Jones (30)1082014BAL
Jacoby Jones (28)1082012BAL
Ellis Hobbs (24)1082007NWE
Randall Cobb (21)1082011GNB
Knile Davis (21)1082013KAN
David Johnson (23)1082015ARI
8Joe McKnight (23)1072011NYJ
Josh Huff (22)1072014PHI
10Noland Smith (23)1061967KAN
Brad Smith (25)1062009NYJ
Al Carmichael (27)1061956GNB
Roy Green (22)1061979STL
14Darius Reynaud (27)1052012TEN
Trindon Holliday (26)10520122TM
Percy Harvin (24)1052012MIN
Abe Woodson (25)1051959SFO
Stefan Logan (29)1052010DET
Timmy Brown (24)1051961PHI
Jon Arnett (26)1051961RAM
Mercury Morris (22)1051969MIA
Travis Williams (25)1051971RAM
Tyler Lockett (22)1052015SEA
Terry Fair (22)1051998DET
Trindon Holliday (27)1052013DEN
Frank Seno (25)1051946CRD
Ollie Matson+ (26)1051956CRD
Richard Goodman (24)1052011SDG
29Devin McCourty (25)1042012NWE
Allen Rossum (32)1042008SFO
Carl Ward (23)1041967CLE
Travis Williams (21)1041967GNB
Cordarrelle Patterson (25)1042016MIN
Andre' Davis (28)1042007HOU
Aundrae Allison (21)1042007MIN
Buddy Young (27)1041953BAL
Percy Harvin (23)1042011MIN
Ira Matthews (22)1041979OAK
Ken Hall (24)1041960HOU
Terrence McGee (23)1042004BUF
Ameer Abdullah (22)1042015DET
42Bob Gresham (25)1031973HOU
Lenny Lyles (22)1031958BAL
David Reed (23)1032010BAL
Brandon Tate (22)1032010NWE
Josh Cribbs (26)1032009CLE
Darren Sproles (25)1032008SDG
Abe Woodson (29)1031963SFO
Gale Sayers+ (24)1031967CHI
Tony Horne (24)1032000STL
George Hoey (24)1031971STL
Keith Lincoln (23)1031962SDG
Russ Craft (30)1031950PHI
Spec Sanders (28)1031946NYY
Justin Miller (22)1032006NYJ
Herb Adderley+ (23)1031962GNB
Tommy Wilson (24)1031956RAM
Terrence McGee (26)1032007BUF
59LaRod Stephens-Howling (23)1022010ARI
Eric Weems (25)1022010ATL
Johnny Knox (22)1022009CHI
Eric Bieniemy (28)1021997CIN
Eric Guliford (27)1021997NOR
Alexander Wright (24)1021991DAL
C.J. Spiller (27)1022014BUF
Chris Polk (24)1022014PHI
Leroy Bolden (26)1021958CLE
Preston Pearson (23)1021968BAL
Ron Jessie (23)1021971DET
Charley Warner (25)1021965BUF
Benny Cunningham (25)1022015STL
Mel Gray (33)1021994DET
Curtis Brown (23)1021978BUF
Tony Horne (22)1021998STL
Larry Jones (23)1021974WAS
Ted Ginn (26)1022011SFO
Harold Hart (23)1021975OAK
78Leon Washington (28)1012010SEA
Jacoby Ford (23)1012010OAK
Billy Jefferson (23)1011941DET
Ollie Matson+ (28)1011958CRD
Cotton Speyrer (24)1011973BAL
Wallace Francis (21)1011973BUF
Ted Ginn (24)1012009MIA
Percy Harvin (21)1012009MIN
Leon Johnson (23)1011997NYJ
Terry Kirby (27)1011997SFO
Deji Karim (25)1012012IND
Chris Williams (26)1012014CHI
Don McCall (24)1011969PIT
Derrick Mason (27)1012001TEN
Raymond Clayborn (22)1011977NWE
James Owens (25)1011980SFO
Cordarrelle Patterson (24)1012015MIN
Rashad Ross (25)1012015WAS
Mel Gray (25)1011986NOR
Brian Mitchell (30)1011998WAS
Roell Preston (26)1011998GNB
Lance Rentzel (21)1011965MIN
Eric Metcalf (22)1011990CLE
Tony Horne (23)1011999STL
Ike Thomas (23)1011971DAL
Kealoha Pilares (23)1012011CAR
Jacoby Ford (24)1012011OAK
Amos Marsh (23)1011962DAL
Dave Hampton (23)1011970GNB
Leon Burton (25)1011960NYT
108Jon Vaughn (22)1001992NWE
Darrick Vaughn (21)1002000ATL
Dante Hall (24)1002003KAN
Josh Scobey (23)1002003ARI
Rod Smart (26)1002003CAR
Bill Bowman (22)1001954DET
Ollie Matson+ (22)1001952CRD
Pat Studstill (23)1001961DET
Quintin Demps (23)1002008PHI
Joe McKnight (24)1002012NYJ
Deion Sanders+ (24)1001991ATL
Al Carmichael (26)1001955GNB
Goldie Sellers (24)1001966DEN
Nemiah Wilson (23)1001966DEN
John Gilliam (24)1001969STL
Timmy Brown (26)1001963PHI
Glenn Holt (23)1002007CIN
Maurice Jones-Drew (22)1002007JAX
Josh Cribbs (24)1002007CLE
Max Anderson (23)1001968BUF
Dwayne Harris (27)1002015NYG
Gerald McNeil (24)1001986CLE
Art Baker (24)1001962BUF
Dennis Pearson (23)1001978ATL
Aaron Craver (29)1001998NOR
Mel Renfro+ (23)1001965DAL
Emlen Tunnell+ (26)1001951NYG
Michael Bates (29)1001999CAR
Don Bingham (26)1001956CHI
Reggie Swinton (27)1002002DAL
Aundra Thompson (26)1001979GNB
Rock Cartwright (26)1002006WAS
Mark Washington (22)1001970DAL
Larry Krause (22)1001970GNB
Clarence Childs (26)1001964NYG
143Byron Hanspard (21)991997ATL
LaRod Stephens-Howling (22)992009ARI
Willie Galimore (23)991958CHI
Deion Sanders+ (25)991992ATL
Wilbert Montgomery (22)991977PHI
Bobby Morse (23)991989NOR
Joe Johnson (26)991989WAS
Chris Johnson (25)992005STL
Jerome Mathis (22)992005HOU
Terrence McGee (24)992005BUF
Micheal Spurlock (29)9920122TM
Jon Vaughn (21)991991NWE
Jalen Saunders (21)9920144TM
Knile Davis (22)992014KAN
Willie Gault (25)991985CHI
Steve Smith (22)992001CAR
Carver Shannon (25)991963RAM
Ron Smith (24)991967ATL
Eddie Payton (30)991981MIN
Andre Roberts (27)992015WAS
Joe Scott (22)991948NYG
Tony Green (21)991978WAS
Michael Bates (28)991998CAR
Eddie Drummond (24)992004DET
Gaston Green (24)991990RAM
Tremain Mack (24)991999CIN
Jim Duncan (24)991970BAL
Tamarick Vanover (21)991995KAN
Dave Grayson (24)991963KAN
Jordan Todman (26)992016IND
Dale Atkeson (23)991954WAS
Allen Carter (22)991975NWE
Antwaan Randle El (23)992002PIT
Tyrone Hughes (23)991993NOR
Timmy Brown (25)991962PHI
J.J. Arrington (23)992006ARI
179Abe Woodson (27)981961SFO
Bobby Mitchell+ (23)981958CLE
Alvin Haymond (26)981968PHI
Lem Barney+ (22)981968DET
Eddie Payton (26)9819772TM
Drew Hill (23)981980RAM
Horace Ivory (26)981980NWE
Marc Mariani (23)982010TEN
Felix Jones (21)982008DAL
Leodis McKelvin (23)982008BUF
Vic Washington (26)981972SFO
Ron Brown (24)981985RAM
Gary Anderson (24)981985SDG
Leon Washington (30)982012SEA
Dexter Carter (23)981991SFO
Stanford Jennings (26)981988CIN
Herb Adderley+ (24)981963GNB
Josh Huff (24)982016PHI
MarTay Jenkins (25)982000ARI
Tyrone Hughes (24)981994NOR
Jon Arnett (22)981957RAM
Aaron Stecker (28)982004NOR
Andy Uram (27)981942GNB
Alvis Whitted (25)981999JAX
Jimmy Patton (21)981955NYG
Ricky Smith (22)981982NWE
J.D. Smith (23)981960OAK
Alvin Haymond (28)981970RAM
Steve Van Buren+ (24)981945PHI
Will Blackwell (25)982000PIT
Ned Mathews (25)981943DET
Leon Washington (25)982007NYJ
Allen Rossum (31)982007PIT
Devin Hester (28)982011CHI
Chad Morton (25)982002NYJ
Jeremy Ross (25)9820132TM
215George McAfee+ (23)971941CHI
Carl Roaches (29)971983HOU
Don Shy (27)971973STL
Herb Mul-Key (23)971973WAS
Darren Lewis (23)971992CHI
Marc Logan (24)971989MIA
James Jefferson (25)971989SEA
James Dixon (22)971989DAL
Kevin Williams (25)9720002TM
Brad Smith (26)972010NYJ
Cassius Vaughn (22)972010DEN
Jamaal Charles (22)972009KAN
Tim Brown+ (22)971988RAI
Adam Jones (30)972014CIN
Willie Shelby (23)971976CIN
David Wilson (21)972012NYG
Clifton Smith (23)972008TAM
Brian Mitchell (29)971997WAS
Will Blackwell (22)971997PIT
Sammie Stroughter (23)972009TAM
Courtney Roby (26)972009NOR
Eric Moulds (23)971996BUF
Tamarick Vanover (22)971996KAN
Terrence Wilkins (24)971999IND
Bosh Pritchard (22)9719422TM
Dante Hall (25)972004KAN
Bobby Humphery (23)971984NYJ
Del Rodgers (24)971984GNB
Tremain Mack (23)971998CIN
Patrick Johnson (22)971998BAL
Vitamin Smith (26)971950RAM
Wally Triplett (24)971950DET
Steve Van Buren+ (23)971944PHI
Chuck Fenenbock (28)971946LAD
Derrick Witherspoon (25)971996PHI
Thomas Henderson (22)971975DAL
Devin Hester (24)972007CHI
Sylvester Stamps (26)971987ATL
Maurice Morris (22)972002SEA
Michael Lewis (30)972002NOR
Abe Karnofsky (23)971946BOS
Tony Smith (23)971993ATL
Lenny Lyles (24)971960SFO
Boyce Green (26)971986KAN
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