NFL Single Game Playoffs Yards per Kick Return Leaders

Players must meet the minimum requirements to show up on this leaderboard. 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 Y/Rt Tm Boxscore
1Ron Dixon59.5NYGNew York Giants vs. Philadelphia Eagles, January 7, 2001
2Stanford Jennings58.5CINCincinnati Bengals vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 22, 1989
3Speedy Duncan56.7WASWashington Redskins vs. San Francisco 49ers, December 26, 1971
4Jermaine Lewis55.5BALBaltimore Ravens vs. New York Giants, January 28, 2001
5Danieal Manning54.0HOUHouston Texans vs. New England Patriots, January 13, 2013
6Trindon Holliday52.7DENDenver Broncos vs. Baltimore Ravens, January 12, 2013
7Ed Podolak51.3KANKansas City Chiefs vs. Miami Dolphins, December 25, 1971
8Terry Metcalf51.0STLSt. Louis Cardinals vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 27, 1975
9Speedy Duncan49.0SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Buffalo Bills, December 26, 1964
10Fulton Walker47.5MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Washington Redskins, January 30, 1983
11Nat Moore45.7MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Oakland Raiders, December 21, 1974
12Miles Austin45.3DALDallas Cowboys vs. Seattle Seahawks, January 6, 2007
Vic Washington45.3SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Dallas Cowboys, December 23, 1972
14Marshall Johnson44.7BALBaltimore Colts vs. Oakland Raiders, December 24, 1977
15Antonio Cromartie44.0NYJNew York Jets vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 8, 2011
16Tony Horne43.5STLSt. Louis Rams vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 16, 2000
Derrick Mason43.5TENTennessee Titans vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, January 23, 2000
18Zachary Dixon43.0SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Miami Dolphins, December 31, 1983
19Chuck Levy42.3SFOSan Francisco 49ers vs. Green Bay Packers, January 11, 1998
Dennis Gentry42.3CHIChicago Bears vs. Washington Redskins, January 3, 1987
21Tim Dwight42.0ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. Denver Broncos, January 31, 1999
22Gene Filipski41.5NYGNew York Giants vs. Chicago Bears, December 30, 1956
23Jacoby Jones41.2BALBaltimore Ravens vs. San Francisco 49ers, February 3, 2013
24Mel Gray39.8DETDetroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers, December 31, 1994
Eric Metcalf39.8CLECleveland Browns vs. Buffalo Bills, January 6, 1990
Charlie Rogers39.8SEASeattle Seahawks vs. Miami Dolphins, January 9, 2000
27Reggie Barlow39.3JAXJacksonville Jaguars vs. Denver Broncos, December 27, 1997
Reggie Barlow39.3JAXJacksonville Jaguars vs. New York Jets, January 10, 1999
Rod Hill39.3DALDallas Cowboys vs. Green Bay Packers, January 16, 1983
30Desmond Howard38.5GNBGreen Bay Packers vs. New England Patriots, January 26, 1997
31Clint Jones37.5MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Dallas Cowboys, December 25, 1971
32Bernard Scott37.0CINCincinnati Bengals vs. New York Jets, January 9, 2010
Carl Garrett37.0OAKOakland Raiders vs. Denver Broncos, January 1, 1978
J.R. Reed37.0PHIPhiladelphia Eagles vs. Minnesota Vikings, January 16, 2005
Charlie West37.0MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Dallas Cowboys, December 25, 1971
Dennis Gentry37.0CHIChicago Bears vs. Washington Redskins, January 10, 1988
37Ellis Hobbs36.7NWENew England Patriots vs. Indianapolis Colts, January 21, 2007
38Doug Baldwin36.3SEASeattle Seahawks vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 19, 2014
39Mewelde Moore35.5MINMinnesota Vikings vs. Philadelphia Eagles, January 16, 2005
40Stump Mitchell35.0STLSt. Louis Cardinals vs. Green Bay Packers, January 8, 1983
41Raymond Clayborn34.0NWENew England Patriots vs. Houston Oilers, December 31, 1978
42Carl Garrett33.8OAKOakland Raiders vs. Baltimore Colts, December 24, 1977
43Danny Woodhead33.7NWENew England Patriots vs. Baltimore Ravens, January 22, 2012
44Duriel Harris33.5MIAMiami Dolphins vs. Houston Oilers, December 24, 1978
Josh Cribbs33.5INDIndianapolis Colts vs. Cincinnati Bengals, January 4, 2015
46Danieal Manning33.3HOUHouston Texans vs. Baltimore Ravens, January 15, 2012
47Darren Sproles32.8SDGSan Diego Chargers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, January 11, 2009
48Eric Weems32.5ATLAtlanta Falcons vs. Green Bay Packers, January 15, 2011
49Larry Anderson32.4PITPittsburgh Steelers vs. Los Angeles Rams, January 20, 1980
50Mike Nelms32.0WASWashington Redskins vs. Dallas Cowboys, January 22, 1983
51Woodley Lewis31.8RAMLos Angeles Rams vs. Cleveland Browns, December 26, 1955
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