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1961 AFL Kick & Punt Returns

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Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1 Al Frazier DEN 26 FL/KR/PR 14 0 18 231 1 55 12.8 18 504 1 90 28.0 1644
2 Dick Christy NYT 26 HB/KR/PR 14 0 18 383 2 70 21.3 15 360 0 60 24.0 1444
3 George Fleming OAK 23 K/KR 14 0 3 24 0 17 8.0 29 588 0 36 20.3 773
4 Billy Cannon*+ HOU 24 HB/KR/PR 14 0 9 70 0 20 7.8 18 439 0 47 24.4 2043
5 Abner Haynes* DTX 24 HB/PR 14 0 19 196 0 44 10.3 8 270 1 88 33.8 1865
6 Frank Jackson DTX 22 FB/KR 14 0 1 2 0 2 2.0 24 645 0 53 26.9 1204
7 Fred Bruney* BOS 30 PR/RS 14 0 23 109 0 11 4.7 109
8 Ron Burton BOS 25 HB 14 0 8 128 0 62 16.0 15 401 1 91 26.7 904
9 Al Carmichael DEN 33 6 0 7 58 0 29 8.3 16 310 0 31 19.4 415
10 Clem Daniels OAK 24 PR 8 0 5 34 0 24 6.8 13 276 0 41 21.2 614
11 Elbert Dubenion BUF 28 FL/KR 14 0 1 3 0 3 3.0 16 329 0 33 20.6 966
12 Claude Gibson SDG 22 LCB/PR 14 0 14 209 0 39 14.9 3 17 0 9 5.7 226
13 Larry Garron* BOS 24 KR 14 0 16 438 1 89 27.4 1168
14 Dave Grayson DTX 22 RCB 13 0 16 453 0 73 28.3 453
15 Claude King HOU 23 11 0 7 32 0 10 4.6 8 190 0 41 23.8 355
16 Mel West 2TM 22 13 0 2 51 0 45 25.5 13 306 0 37 23.5 825
17 Dave Ames 2TM 24 12 0 2 17 0 13 8.5 12 240 0 30 20.0 391
18 Dave Ames DEN 24 7 0 2 17 0 13 8.5 12 240 0 30 20.0 391
19 Dewey Bohling 2TM 23 12 0 4 0 0 0 0.0 10 246 0 35 24.6 616
20 Dewey Bohling BUF 23 7 0 4 0 0 0 0.0 10 246 0 35 24.6 563
21 Bill Shockley 2TM 24 8 0 2 6 0 3 3.0 12 261 0 37 21.8 303
22 Bo Roberson SDG 26 KR 14 0 13 207 0 32 15.9 563
23 Art Baker BUF 24 FB 14 0 12 281 0 36 23.4 852
24 Charley Fuller OAK 22 14 0 4 52 0 25 13.0 8 155 0 33 19.4 618
25 Bill Shockley NYT 24 6 0 2 6 0 3 3.0 10 223 0 37 22.3 265
26 Keith Lincoln SDG 22 14 0 7 150 1 57 21.4 4 98 0 31 24.5 606
27 Paul Lowe SDG 25 HB 14 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 10 240 0 35 24.0 1110
28 Bob Renn NYT 27 12 0 10 201 0 35 20.1 483
29 Jack Larscheid OAK 28 2 0 9 254 0 61 28.2 268
Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
30 Donnie Stone* DEN 24 HB 14 0 9 215 0 76 23.9 1064
31 Glenn Bass BUF 22 PR/SE 14 0 8 75 0 32 9.4 848
32 Bob Brooks NYT 23 14 0 8 111 0 25 13.9 166
33 Ken Hall HOU 26 3 0 2 1 0 1 0.5 6 140 0 33 23.3 174
34 Mel West NYT 22 9 0 2 51 0 45 25.5 6 115 0 0 19.2 502
35 Richie Lucas BUF 23 qb 8 2 7 126 0 23 18.0 210
36 Bob Scarpitto SDG 22 7 0 4 47 0 28 11.8 3 50 0 22 16.7 260
37 Mel West BOS 22 4 0 7 191 0 37 27.3 323
38 Alan Miller* OAK 24 FB 14 0 6 66 0 19 11.0 636
39 Curley Johnson NYT 26 P 12 0 5 84 0 21 16.8 119
40 Gene Mingo DEN 23 10 0 1 1 0 1 1.0 4 120 0 30 30.0 282
41 Fred Brown BUF 23 5 0 2 14 0 11 7.0 2 105 1 93 52.5 322
42 Wray Carlton BUF 24 HB 14 0 4 60 0 23 15.0 564
43 Mike Dukes HOU 25 RLB 14 0 4 57 0 23 14.3 57
44 Charley Long BOS 23 LT 14 0 4 24 0 11 6.0 24
45 Bob McNamara DEN 30 LCB 14 0 4 17 0 9 4.3 17
46 Jim Apple NYT 23 3 0 2 12 0 10 6.0 1 16 0 16 16.0 30
47 Fred Bukaty DEN 25 FB 14 0 3 41 0 20 13.7 322
48 Roger Ellis NYT 23 14 0 3 25 0 13 8.3 25
49 Billy Atkins* BUF 27 K/P/RS 14 0 2 30 0 15 15.0 117
50 Walter Beach BOS 26 12 0 2 38 0 20 19.0 38
51 Bob Garner OAK RCB 13 0 2 5 0 3 2.5 5
52 Sherrill Headrick*+ DTX 24 MLB 14 0 2 5 0 5 2.5 5
53 Paul Hynes 2TM 22 10 0 2 45 0 27 22.5 45
54 Ken Rice* BUF 22 LT 14 0 2 13 0 13 6.5 13
55 Johnny Robinson DTX 23 FL 14 0 2 4 0 3 2.0 805
56 Tom Saidock NYT 31 LDT 14 0 2 26 0 19 13.0 26
57 Bill Shockley BUF 24 2 0 2 38 0 0 19.0 38
58 Dave Smith HOU 24 14 0 1 15 0 15 15.0 1 5 0 5 5.0 409
59 Charley Tolar* HOU 24 FB 14 0 2 42 0 22 21.0 838
Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
60 Ed Walsh NYT 26 6 0 2 15 0 15 7.5 15
61 Doug Asad OAK 23 TE 14 0 1 10 0 10 10.0 602
62 George Blair* SDG 23 K 14 0 1 2 0 2 2.0 2
63 Tom Budrewicz NYT 23 2 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
64 Doug Cline HOU 23 LLB 14 0 1 24 0 24 24.0 24
65 Gene Cockrell NYT 27 RT 14 0 1 2 0 2 2.0 2
66 Bob Coolbaugh OAK 22 FL 14 0 1 15 0 15 15.0 450
67 Thurlow Cooper NYT 28 TE 14 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 208
68 Monte Crockett BUF 23 14 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 325
69 Walt Cudzik BOS 29 C 14 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
70 Orlando Ferrante SDG 29 LG 14 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
71 Jerry Fields NYT 23 5 0 1 19 0 19 19.0 19
72 Jon Gilliam* DTX 23 C 14 14 1 23 0 23 23.0 17
73 Goose Gonsoulin* DEN 23 RS 14 0 1 34 0 34 34.0 34
74 Jack Hill DEN 29 K 14 0 1 23 0 23 23.0 56
75 Paul Hynes NYT 22 9 0 1 18 0 18 18.0 18
76 Paul Hynes DTX 22 1 0 1 27 0 27 27.0 27
77 Emil Karas* SDG 28 LLB 14 0 1 5 0 5 5.0 5
78 Walt Kowalczyk OAK 26 4 0 1 19 0 19 19.0 55
79 Jack Laraway HOU 26 10 0 1 22 0 22 22.0 22
80 Billy Lott BOS 27 FB 14 0 1 8 0 8 8.0 802
81 Don Maynard NYT 26 FL 14 0 1 9 0 9 9.0 638
82 Jerry Mays DTX 22 14 0 1 13 0 13 13.0 13
83 Bob McLeod* HOU 23 14 0 1 13 0 13 13.0 185
84 Paul Miller DTX 31 LDE 14 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
85 Ron Mix*+ SDG 23 RT 10 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
86 Gene Prebola DEN 23 TE 14 0 1 8 0 8 8.0 357
87 Billy Pricer DTX 27 6 0 1 19 0 19 19.0 53
88 Ray Ratkowski BOS 22 1 0 1 17 0 17 17.0 17
89 Perry Richards BUF 27 11 0 1 10 0 10 10.0 295
Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
90 Henry Schmidt SDG 26 14 0 1 22 0 22 22.0 22
91 Gerhard Schwedes BOS 23 5 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 35
92 Gene Selawski SDG 26 8 0 1 1 0 1 1.0 1
93 Hal Smith OAK 26 RDT 8 0 1 2 0 2 2.0 2
94 Thomas Stephens BOS 26 TE 9 0 1 6 0 6 6.0 192
95 James Stinnette DEN 23 14 0 1 6 0 6 6.0 72
96 Smokey Stover DTX 23 RLB 14 0 1 15 0 15 15.0 15
97 Vern Valdez BUF 26 RCB 13 0 1 30 0 30 30.0 30
98 Jim Wagstaff BUF 25 LS 14 0 1 35 0 35 35.0 35
99 Don Webb BOS 22 LCB 14 0 1 21 0 21 21.0 21
100 Hogan Wharton HOU 26 RG 14 0 1 8 0 8 8.0 8
101 Bob Zeman SDG 24 LS 14 0 1 12 0 12 12.0 12