NFL Single Game Punting Yards Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rank Player Yds Tm Boxscore
1 Leo Araguz 709 OAK Oakland Raiders vs. San Diego Chargers, October 11, 1998
2 Bob Scarpitto 565 DEN Denver Broncos vs. Oakland Raiders, September 10, 1967
3 Brandon Fields 564 MIA Miami Dolphins vs. New York Jets, December 12, 2010
4 Rick Tuten 559 SEA Seattle Seahawks vs. Denver Broncos, November 28, 1993
5 Kevin Huber 558 CIN Cincinnati Bengals vs. Indianapolis Colts, October 19, 2014
6 Steve Weatherford 557 NYG New York Giants vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 22, 2012
7 Bryan Anger 556 JAX Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Kansas City Chiefs, September 8, 2013
Shane Lechler 556 OAK Oakland Raiders vs. Carolina Panthers, November 9, 2008
9 Donnie Jones 551 STL St. Louis Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers, January 3, 2010
Chris Gardocki 551 IND Indianapolis Colts vs. Buffalo Bills, October 6, 1996
11 Danny Villanueva 550 RAM Los Angeles Rams vs. Dallas Cowboys, September 30, 1962
Tom Landry 550 NYY New York Yankees vs. San Francisco 49ers, December 4, 1949
13 Andy Lee 543 SFO San Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks, September 30, 2007
14 John Teltschik 541 PHI Philadelphia Eagles vs. New York Giants, December 6, 1987
15 Marquette King 540 OAK Oakland Raiders vs. Houston Texans, November 17, 2013
16 Brad Maynard 537 NYG New York Giants vs. Washington Redskins, November 23, 1997
17 Billy Van Heusen 532 DEN Denver Broncos vs. Cincinnati Bengals, October 6, 1968
18 Shane Lechler 531 OAK Oakland Raiders vs. Kansas City Chiefs, November 15, 2009
Luke Prestridge 531 DEN Denver Broncos vs. Buffalo Bills, October 25, 1981
20 Dave Jennings 530 NYJ New York Jets vs. Cleveland Browns, January 3, 1987
21 Brad Maynard 526 NYG New York Giants vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, September 12, 1999
Adam Podlesh 526 CHI Chicago Bears vs. Denver Broncos, December 11, 2011
Josh Miller 526 PIT Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Cincinnati Bengals, October 15, 2000
24 Todd Sauerbrun 524 CHI Chicago Bears vs. New Orleans Saints, October 5, 1997
25 Darren Bennett 522 SDG San Diego Chargers vs. Oakland Raiders, October 11, 1998
26 Chris Gardocki 517 CLE Cleveland Browns vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, December 3, 2000
Chris Norman 517 DEN Denver Broncos vs. Seattle Seahawks, October 20, 1985
Tom Wittum 517 SFO San Francisco 49ers vs. Los Angeles Rams, November 21, 1976
Pat McAfee 517 IND Indianapolis Colts vs. New Orleans Saints, October 25, 2015
30 Tom Blanchard 515 NOR New Orleans Saints vs. Minnesota Vikings, November 16, 1975
31 Ryan Allen 514 NWE New England Patriots vs. New York Jets, September 12, 2013
Rich Camarillo 514 NWE New England Patriots vs. Chicago Bears, September 15, 1985
33 Dave Jennings 511 NYG New York Giants vs. Washington Redskins, September 13, 1981
Bob Grupp 511 KAN Kansas City Chiefs vs. Baltimore Colts, September 2, 1979
35 Josh Bidwell 510 TAM Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Chicago Bears, December 17, 2006
John Jett 510 DET Detroit Lions vs. Carolina Panthers, September 15, 2002
37 Brad Maynard 509 CHI Chicago Bears vs. Tennessee Titans, November 14, 2004
38 Jon Ryan 508 SEA Seattle Seahawks vs. Philadelphia Eagles, November 2, 2008
39 Rick Tuten 506 SEA Seattle Seahawks vs. Philadelphia Eagles, December 13, 1992
40 Sam Baker 503 DAL Dallas Cowboys vs. Detroit Lions, October 13, 1963
41 Rich Camarillo 502 HOU Houston Oilers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, November 6, 1994
42 Brandon Fields 501 MIA Miami Dolphins vs. Buffalo Bills, December 22, 2013
43 Sean Landeta 500 PHI Philadelphia Eagles vs. Arizona Cardinals, December 24, 2005
44 Paul Maguire 498 BUF Buffalo Bills vs. Oakland Raiders, October 15, 1967
45 Brad Maynard 497 NYG New York Giants vs. Washington Redskins, November 1, 1998
Gary Collins 497 CLE Cleveland Browns vs. Los Angeles Rams, December 12, 1965
47 Scott Player 496 ARI Arizona Cardinals vs. Tennessee Titans, October 23, 2005
48 Paul Maguire 493 BUF Buffalo Bills vs. Houston Oilers, December 7, 1968
Mike Scifres 493 SDG San Diego Chargers vs. Denver Broncos, November 18, 2012
Shane Lechler 493 OAK Oakland Raiders vs. Dallas Cowboys, November 26, 2009
51 Dennis Partee 492 SDG San Diego Chargers vs. Kansas City Chiefs, November 10, 1974