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Tampa Bay Buccaneers Kick & Punt Returns Career Leaders

Regular Season Record (all-time) : 241-386-1
Playoff Record (all-time) : 6-9 (Last appearance after 2007 season)
 Super Bowls Won: 1 out of 1 appearance
 Championships Won*: 1
Passing Leader (all-time): Vinny Testaverde - 14,820 yards
Rushing Leader (all-time): James Wilder - 5,957 yards
Receiving Leader (all-time): Mark Carrier - 5,018 yards
Winningest Coach (all-time): Jon Gruden - 57 wins
Top Player by Approximate Value (all-time): Derrick Brooks - 194 AV
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers Kick & Punt Returns Career Leaders

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Kick & Punt Returns

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Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk From To G Pos AV Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt
1 Bobby Joe Edmonds 1995 1995 16 RB 0 29 293 0 45 10.1 58 1147 0 44 19.8
2 Micheal Spurlock 2007 2011 37 WR 5 41 334 1 77 8.1 70 1776 2 90 25.4
3 Danny Reece 1976 1980 72 DB 3 222 1554 0 50 7.0 23 483 0 34 21.0
4 Vernon Turner 1993 1994 13 WR 1 21 218 1 80 10.4 49 947 0 77 19.3
5 Clifton Smith 2008 2009 20 RB 2 46 556 1 70 12.1 67 1894 1 97 28.3
6 Eric Page 2013 2013 16 1 23 251 0 52 10.9 22 548 0 44 24.9
7 Nilo Silvan 1996 1996 7 WR 0 14 113 0 17 8.1 28 626 0 54 22.4
8 Donnie Elder 1988 1989 32 DB 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 74 1457 0 51 19.7
9 Jacquez Green 1998 2000 44 WR 20 55 658 1 95 12.0 21 425 0 44 20.2
10 Michael Morton 1982 1984 41 RB 0 89 1885 0 50 21.2
11 Dexter Jackson 2008 2008 7 WR 0 20 97 0 19 4.9 14 327 0 45 23.4
12 Roscoe Parrish 2012 2012 13 WR 0 30 298 0 39 9.9 4 86 0 25 21.5
13 George Ragsdale 1977 1979 39 RB 1 61 1298 0 46 21.3
14 Phil Freeman 1985 1986 29 WR 2 79 1667 0 58 21.1
15 Aaron Stecker 2000 2003 55 RB 5 100 2376 0 86 23.8
16 Solomon Patton 2014 2014 7 0 10 112 0 33 11.2 18 416 0 28 23.1
17 Theo Bell 1981 1984 56 WR 12 50 252 0 14 5.0
18 Andre Tyler 1983 1983 14 WR 1 27 208 0 16 7.7
19 Reidel Anthony 1997 2001 73 WR 22 3 12 0 7 4.0 95 2232 0 60 23.5
20 Marvin Marshall 1996 1996 5 WR 0 13 95 0 29 7.3 12 264 0 37 22.0
21 James Owens 1981 1984 40 RB 9 55 1073 0 36 19.5
22 Leon Bright 1984 1985 20 RB 0 35 297 0 29 8.5 27 516 0 47 19.1
23 Mike Prior 1985 1985 16 DB 0 13 105 0 19 8.1 10 131 0 27 13.1
24 Reggie Barlow 2003 2003 11 WR 0 12 58 0 17 4.8 10 221 0 32 22.1
25 Mark Jones 2005 2007 29 WR 0 83 790 0 35 9.5 16 410 0 36 25.6
26 Manfred Moore 1976 1976 10 RB 0 14 106 0 21 7.6 7 134 0 0 19.1
27 Edell Shepherd 2005 2005 16 WR 1 20 414 0 30 20.7
28 Phillip Buchanon 2006 2007 26 DB 9 22 71 0 24 3.2 2 15 0 16 7.5
29 Danny Peebles 1990 1990 10 WR 0 18 369 0 55 20.5
Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk From To G Pos AV Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt
30 Jeff Smith 1987 1988 28 RB 5 8 45 0 20 5.6 15 264 0 26 17.6
31 Thomas Jones 2003 2003 16 RB 5 17 271 0 25 15.9
32 Rod McNeill 1976 1976 11 RB 1 17 384 0 43 22.6
33 Kevin Walker 1986 1987 7 DB 2 9 27 0 10 3.0 9 146 0 26 16.2
34 Bobby Futrell 1986 1989 60 DB 9 77 639 0 40 8.3 42 820 0 40 19.5
35 Karl Williams 1996 2003 115 WR 23 213 2279 5 88 10.7 55 1227 0 63 22.3
36 Anthony Davis 1977 1977 11 RB 2 15 277 0 28 18.5
37 Courtney Hawkins 1992 1996 61 WR 19 34 246 0 35 7.2 9 118 0 18 13.1
38 Yo Murphy 1999 1999 7 WR 0 14 307 0 55 21.9
39 Arrelious Benn 2012 2012 8 WR 0 13 306 0 55 23.5
40 Essex Johnson 1976 1976 14 RB 2 13 287 0 32 22.1
41 John Harvey 1990 1990 16 RB 1 12 207 0 27 17.3
42 Freddie Douglas 1976 1976 7 WR 0 4 78 0 32 19.5 7 167 0 29 23.9
43 Robert Claiborne 1993 1993 5 WR 0 6 32 0 13 5.3 4 57 0 33 14.3
44 Preston Parker 2010 2011 25 WR 4 23 210 0 34 9.1 30 617 0 45 20.6
45 Marcus Thigpen 2014 2014 4 0 4 65 0 53 16.3 6 120 0 28 20.0
46 Herkie Walls 1987 1987 2 WR 0 4 12 0 11 3.0 6 136 0 39 22.7
47 Charles Wilson 1992 1994 31 WR 8 34 728 0 42 21.4
48 Nathan Wonsley 1986 1986 10 RB 3 10 208 0 29 20.8
49 Larry Mucker 1978 1978 16 WR 3 7 49 0 14 7.0 2 9 0 6 4.5
50 Don Smith 1988 1988 10 RB 1 9 188 0 30 20.9
51 Sylvester Stamps 1989 1989 10 RB 2 9 145 0 36 16.1
52 Curtis Buckley 1994 1995 28 DB 2 10 206 0 35 20.6
53 Warrick Dunn 1997 1999 47 RB 36 5 48 0 25 9.6 15 310 0 34 20.7
54 Robert Hardy 1991 1991 16 RB 0 8 119 0 25 14.9
55 Frank Murphy 2000 2004 15 WR 1 30 677 0 54 22.6
56 Mazio Royster 1993 1993 14 RB 1 8 102 0 26 12.8
57 Bill Schroeder 2004 2004 7 WR 1 6 21 0 12 3.5 2 29 0 16 14.5
58 Ian Smart 2004 2004 4 RB 0 8 167 0 27 20.9
59 Johnny Ray Smith 1982 1983 25 DB 4 11 183 0 43 16.6
Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk From To G Pos AV Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt
60 Tim Wansley 2003 2003 12 DB 4 8 74 0 12 9.3
61 Willie Drewrey 1989 1992 57 WR 7 88 826 0 55 9.4 27 516 0 43 19.1
62 Yamon Figurs 2009 2009 3 WR 0 2 21 0 12 10.5 5 105 0 27 21.0
63 Leonard Harris 1986 1986 6 WR 0 3 16 0 8 5.3 4 63 0 23 15.8
64 Gary Anderson 1990 1993 53 RB 16 23 158 0 15 6.9 81 1511 0 39 18.7
65 Tim Brown 2004 2004 15 WR 1 6 48 0 14 8.0
66 Louis Carter 1976 1978 30 RB 8 21 397 0 30 18.9
67 Ivory Curry 1987 1987 3 DB 1 3 32 0 14 10.7 3 53 0 20 17.7
68 John Holt 1981 1984 56 DB 16 36 241 0 56 6.7 11 274 0 40 24.9
69 Mark Cotney 1976 1978 30 DB 11 8 64 0 10 8.0
70 Gary Davis 1980 1981 22 RB 1 49 1032 0 54 21.1
71 Jimmie Giles 1978 1978 16 TE 3 5 60 0 17 12.0
72 Andre Hastings 2000 2000 3 WR 0 5 50 0 16 10.0
73 William Howard 1988 1989 31 RB 7 7 103 0 19 14.7
74 LeQuan Lewis 2012 2012 5 1 5 106 0 33 21.2
75 Ron Springs 1985 1985 12 RB 1 5 112 0 34 22.4
76 Richard Wood 1984 1984 16 LB 1 5 43 0 16 8.6
77 Vince Workman 1993 1993 16 RB 5 5 67 0 19 13.4
78 Charlie Davis 1976 1976 6 RB 1 4 73 0 25 18.3
79 Skye Dawson 2013 2013 7 0 1 17 0 17 17.0 3 67 0 25 22.3
80 Jeff Demps 2013 2013 2 0 4 93 0 29 23.3
81 Isaac Hagins 1976 1980 50 WR 11 22 110 0 29 5.0 40 875 0 31 21.9
82 Trindon Holliday 2014 2014 1 KR 0 2 17 0 17 8.5 2 45 0 25 22.5
83 Derrick McAdoo 1988 1988 5 RB 0 4 108 0 31 27.0
84 Dwight Smith 2001 2002 31 DB 4 20 448 0 45 22.4
85 Sammie Stroughter 2009 2012 33 WR 5 16 135 0 33 8.4 34 943 1 97 27.7
86 David Verser 1985 1985 1 WR 0 4 61 0 18 15.3
87 Jamel White 2004 2004 7 RB 0 4 99 0 44 24.8
88 James Brooks 1992 1992 2 RB 0 3 49 0 24 16.3
89 Brian Clark 2008 2008 9 WR 0 3 54 0 22 18.0
Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk From To G Pos AV Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt
90 Michael Clayton 2004 2008 45 WR 16 1 2 0 2 2.0 11 241 0 29 21.9
91 Tony Davis 1979 1981 47 RB 1 1 7 0 7 7.0 11 142 0 21 12.9
92 Pat Franklin 1986 1986 8 RB 0 3 23 0 18 7.7
93 Joey Galloway 2004 2007 41 WR 20 25 159 1 59 6.4
94 Earnest Graham 2004 2009 69 RB 11 14 267 0 31 19.1
95 Ike Hilliard 2006 2008 47 WR 12 42 274 0 20 6.5 1 3 0 3 3.0
96 Solomon Miller 1987 1987 8 WR 1 3 68 0 25 22.7
97 Jim Obradovich 1978 1983 73 TE 3 11 120 0 17 10.9
98 Frank Pillow 1988 1989 18 WR 2 4 55 0 17 13.8
99 Michael Pittman 2005 2006 32 RB 10 42 952 0 37 22.7
100 Jordan Shipley 2012 2012 1 WR 0 3 10 0 9 3.3
101 Michael Smith 2012 2012 1 0 3 55 0 23 18.3
102 George Thomas 1992 1992 5 WR 0 3 72 0 37 24.0
103 Cedric Brown 1978 1978 14 DB 7 2 9 0 9 4.5
104 Mel Carver 1982 1983 25 RB 7 5 86 0 25 17.2
105 Reggie Cobb 1990 1991 32 RB 10 13 238 0 45 18.3
106 Neal Colzie 1981 1981 16 DB 9 2 12 0 12 6.0
107 Torrie Cox 2004 2007 45 DB 4 0 9 0 9 77 1758 0 59 22.8
108 Brad Culpepper 1994 1994 16 DT 7 2 30 0 18 15.0
109 Kenneth Darby 2007 2007 1 RB 0 2 11 0 14 5.5
110 Donteea Dye 2015 2015 10 1 2 37 0 19 18.5
111 Thomas Everett 1994 1994 15 DB 5 2 2 0 1 1.0
112 Rogerick Green 1994 1994 11 DB 1 2 33 0 18 16.5
113 Kareem Huggins 2009 2009 3 RB 0 2 52 0 30 26.0
114 Chad Lucas 2007 2007 2 WR 1 2 35 0 18 17.5
115 Calvin Magee 1985 1986 32 TE 8 4 41 0 15 10.3
116 Corey Mayfield 1992 1992 11 DT 1 2 22 0 15 11.0
117 Dave Moore 1994 1994 15 TE 0 2 27 0 16 13.5
118 Dana Nafziger 1977 1979 30 TE 1 3 40 0 19 13.3
119 Dwayne O'Steen 1983 1983 3 DB 0 2 30 0 16 15.0
Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk From To G Pos AV Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt
120 Tim Ryan 1991 1992 31 G 2 3 28 0 13 9.3
121 Alex Smith 2005 2008 30 TE 5 3 29 0 17 9.7
122 Tiquan Underwood 2012 2012 14 WR 4 2 47 0 25 23.5
123 Danny Ware 2012 2012 16 RB 1 2 25 0 18 12.5
124 James Wilder 1981 1989 31 RB 12 3 61 0 23 20.3
125 David Williams 1986 1986 15 WR 1 2 29 0 15 14.5
126 Robert Wilson 1991 1991 16 RB 2 2 19 0 11 9.5
127 Rabih Abdullah 2000 2001 28 RB 2 6 108 0 29 18.0
128 Blue Adams 2006 2006 16 DB 1 1 0 0 0 0.0
129 Greg Allen 1986 1986 2 RB 0 1 21 0 21 21.0
130 Mike Alstott 1996 2005 79 RB 33 5 43 0 19 8.6
131 Adger Armstrong 1983 1983 11 RB 1 1 10 0 10 10.0
132 Tyji Armstrong 1994 1995 32 TE 2 2 12 0 6 6.0
133 Ronde Barber 1998 2006 32 DB 18 3 30 1 23 10.0
134 Steve Bartalo 1987 1987 9 RB 0 1 15 0 15 15.0
135 Rick Berns 1979 1980 32 RB 2 2 25 0 19 12.5
136 Ahmad Black 2012 2012 16 DB 2 1 3 0 3 3.0
137 Mack Boatner 1986 1986 7 RB 0 1 2 0 2 2.0
138 Jon Bradley 2005 2005 13 DT 1 1 2 0 2 2.0
139 Scot Brantley 1981 1981 16 LB 2 1 0 0 0 0.0
140 Dezmon Briscoe 2011 2011 16 WR 3 1 12 0 12 12.0
141 Mark Carrier 1987 1987 10 WR 4 1 0 0 0 0.0
142 Carl Carter 1991 1991 11 DB 4 1 1 0 1 1.0
143 Marty Carter 1994 1994 16 DB 5 1 0 0 0 0.0
144 Al Chamblee 1992 1992 13 LB 2 1 9 0 9 9.0
145 Sidney Coleman 1990 1990 16 LB 1 1 9 0 9 9.0
146 Greg Comella 2004 2004 7 FB 0 1 20 0 20 20.0
147 Bert Cooper 1976 1976 12 LB 2 1 22 0 22 22.0
148 Tim Crowder 2009 2011 25 DE 5 2 11 0 11 5.5
149 Craig Curry 1986 1986 16 DB 3 1 6 0 6 6.0
Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk From To G Pos AV Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt
150 Jeff Davis 1982 1982 9 LB 2 1 0 0 0 0.0
151 Jimmy DuBose 1976 1976 14 RB 1 1 34 0 34 34.0
152 K.D. Dunn 1986 1986 7 TE 1 1 0 0 0 0.0
153 Jerry Ellison 1995 1998 48 RB 2 18 341 0 49 18.9
154 John Gilmore 2008 2008 16 TE 1 1 12 0 12 12.0
155 Charles Gladman 1987 1987 2 RB 0 1 16 0 16 16.0
156 Ron Hall 1990 1991 31 TE 6 2 1 0 1 0.5
157 Rudy Harris 1994 1994 8 RB 0 1 12 0 12 12.0
158 Adam Hayward 2009 2009 15 LB 1 1 8 0 8 8.0
159 Vince Heflin 1986 1986 6 WR 0 1 15 0 15 15.0
160 Bruce Hill 1987 1987 8 WR 4 1 8 0 8 8.0
161 Bobby Howard 1986 1987 19 RB 3 5 76 0 24 15.2
162 Dexter Jackson 2002 2002 16 DB 8 1 20 0 21 20.0
163 Vincent Jackson 2012 2012 16 WR 12 1 2 0 2 2.0
164 Leonard Johnson 2014 2014 16 2 1 18 0 18 18.0
165 Curtis Jordan 1980 1980 16 DB 7 1 0 0 0 0.0
166 Jorvorskie Lane 2014 2014 9 0 1 9 0 9 9.0
167 Spencer Larsen 2013 2013 13 LB 0 1 17 0 17 17.0
168 Mike Lemon 1976 1976 5 LB 0 1 2 0 2 2.0
169 Orie Lemon 2014 2014 10 LB 2 1 8 0 8 8.0
170 Erik Lorig 2013 2013 15 DE 0 1 6 0 6 6.0
171 Elbert Mack 2010 2010 12 WR 1 1 0 0 0 0.0
172 Mossis Madu 2011 2011 9 RB 1 1 0 0 0 0.0
173 Doug Martin 2013 2013 6 3 1 40 0 40 40.0
174 Alvin Maxson 1978 1978 1 RB 0 1 17 0 17 17.0
175 Terdell Middleton 1983 1983 7 RB 0 1 10 0 10 10.0
176 Kevin Ogletree 2013 2013 4 WR 1 1 25 0 25 25.0
177 Chris Owusu 2014 2014 3 0 1 45 0 45 45.0
178 Fred Pagac 1976 1976 14 TE 0 1 20 0 20 20.0
179 Zack Pianalto 2011 2011 13 TE 0 1 0 0 0 0.0
Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk From To G Pos AV Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt
180 Bobby Rainey 2013 2015 40 9 36 346 0 58 9.6 26 642 0 38 24.7
181 Ervin Randle 1986 1986 16 LB 1 1 0 0 0 0.0
182 Errict Rhett 1997 1997 11 RB 1 1 16 0 16 16.0
183 Harold Ricks 1987 1987 3 RB 1 1 26 0 26 26.0
184 Tony Samuels 1980 1980 6 TE 0 1 10 0 10 10.0
185 Jerald Sowell 2006 2006 11 FB 0 1 11 0 11 11.0
186 Danny Spradlin 1983 1984 31 LB 3 4 40 0 24 10.0
187 Ken Stone 1976 1976 14 DB 4 1 11 0 11 11.0
188 Maurice Stovall 2007 2009 35 WR 3 3 57 0 22 19.0
189 Aqib Talib 2008 2008 15 DB 3 1 0 0 0 0.0
190 Zach Thomas 1984 1984 2 WR 0 1 7 0 7 7.0
191 Todd Washington 2001 2001 15 G 2 1 22 0 22 22.0
192 Dewayne White 2003 2004 28 DE 5 2 16 0 9 8.0
193 Steve White 1997 2001 31 DE 4 2 0 0 0 0.0
194 Adrian Wright 1987 1987 3 RB 2 1 17 0 17 17.0
195 George Yarno 1982 1982 9 G 3 1 14 0 14 14.0
196 Todd Yoder 2000 2003 41 TE 1 1 0 0 0 0.0 2 17 0 9 8.5