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Kick & Punt Returns

  • * Selected to Pro Bowl, + First-Team All-Pro
Kick & Punt Returns Table
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
1Kermit AlexanderSFO24KR/PR/RS1410352620407.53274104623.21028
2Alvin HaymondBAL23KR/PR143414030559.82061405330.71064
3Mel Renfro*DAL24KR/PR/RS1414241450356.021630110030.0868
4Abe WoodsonSTL31KR/PR1321870130.42766506524.6672
5Leroy KellyCLE23KR1311726526715.62462105125.91147
6Tom WatkinsDET28KR/PR1112323404110.21758409434.4979
7Irv Cross*PHI26PR/RCB141214790165.62566207526.5742
8Gale Sayers*+CHI22HB/KR/PR14111623818514.92166019631.42272
9Rickie HarrisWAS22PR1423137715712.259603619.2507
10Walter RobertsCLE23PR/SE1414181620519.01849308827.4999
11Willie BrownRAM23KR1459630157.02461505225.6902
12Clarence ChildsNYG27KR1412971805124.8725
13Bob Hayes*DAL23SE13131215304712.81745006626.51598
14Elijah PittsGNB27KR1418270123.42039602919.8727
15Bobby Smith2TM2713210560195.61847505626.4531
16Lance RentzelMIN22KR11149062.323602110126.2610
17Al NelsonPHI22KR/LCB14142668307026.3706
18Cannonball ButlerPIT22KR1432550903620.4734
19Willie WilliamsNYG23PR14518280141.6511303622.6141
20Bobby Felts2TM23143270279.01842205523.4535
21Ernie KoyNYG23P1352140103819.1597
22Clarence PeaksPIT301052042905821.5688
23Billy HunterWAS23KR31843205024.0461
24Dave OsbornMIN22141842209223.4532
25Jim Stiger2TM24111161200357.522801714.0219
26Jon ArnettCHI3014311520224.7515007730.0679
27Gary LewisSFO231413033.01535503923.7639
28Dick GordonCHI211441-30-3-3.01424204117.3528
29George HughleyWAS281422120116.01329504722.7576
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
30Tom MooreGNB271341536105224.1572
31Pat Studstill*DET27fl/P14125470179.41025704225.7689
32Tom VaughnDET2214725004225.01331604124.3366
33Roy JeffersonPIT22PR104131000677.7386
34Willie Wood*+GNB29LS/PR141213380142.9103
35Dick JamesMIN31415055.01121202819.3217
36Tommy MasonMIN26HB/PR1099630177.036602622.01047
37Herb Adderley*+GNB26LCB141410000.01022103322.1398
38Billy GambrellSTL24101-10-1-1.0921603124.0401
39Brady KeysPIT29RCB141410770417.797
40Tony LorickBAL2414921103023.4691
41Clancy WilliamsRAM23LCB1210921303123.7216
42Gary Ballman*PIT25FL1412815002518.81055
43Tom MatteBAL26qb143821104626.4577
44Jim YoungMIN22247051.847802819.589
45Timmy Brown*PHI28HB1313413073.334602215.31602
46Tom HallMIN25144321097.049302923.3401
47Carl SilvestriSTL221463210127.049602824.0117
48Jerry StovallSTL24LS1010719806628.3228
49Alex HawkinsBAL28144180114.520000.050
50Bobby MitchellWAS30FL141211501515.0510603521.2988
51Wayne SwinfordSFO22142180189.046102215.379
52Jim BradshawPIT26LS121157304314.6190
53Theron SappPIT3014157702315.4141
54Charlie ScalesCLE271410000.048802422.0154
55Clendon ThomasPIT30SE1412590121.8440
56Henry CarrNYG23LS14134130173.324
57Rudy JohnsonSFO241447102717.8129
58Billy Ray BarnesMIN3014233701812.3200
59Tommy CrutcherGNB2414635302117.757
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
60Roger GillPHI251322801414.010000.055
61Mal HammackSTL321433402011.334
62Izzy LangPHI231433601412.091
63Ben WilsonRAM2614636602922.0365
64Bob BriggsWAS24728064.058
65Willis CrenshawSTL24FB141022301211.5692
66Mike CurtisBAL22142100105.016
67Mike HowellCLE221423031.53
68Tom HutchinsonCLE241420000.0113
69Andy LivingstonCHI211426604233.0563
70Spider LockhartNYG22LCB14132-601-3.0111
71Ralph NeelyDAL22RT14142130136.513
72Tom NowatzkeDET231422120126.0130
73Ray OgdenSTL23325503127.555
74Dan ReevesDAL21rb13424502422.5357
75Ron SmithCHI221412022.011701717.019
76Tom WaltersWAS231423002115.093
77Allan WebbNYG32324802524.048
78Marv WoodsonPIT24LCB131224502922.5132
79Dick BassRAM28FB12810000.0779
80Rosey Brown*NYG33LT141210000.00
81Jimmy BursonSTL25RCB121210000.0113
82Joe CerneSFO231110000.00
83Junior CoffeyGNB231319099.021
84Bobby FranklinCLE2914310000.0-11
85Ernie GreenCLE27HB131314044.0733
86Dan GrimmGNB241410000.00
87Chris HanburgerWAS24rlb14510000.014
88Jerry HillBAL26FB141413033.0631
89Carl KammererWAS28RDE14511401414.014
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
90Phil KingMIN2914511401414.0466
91Bill KomanSTL31RLB141210000.02
92Dave KopaySFO2312112102121.0249
93Ralph KurekCHI221411101111.011
94Roger LeClercCHI29K14110000.00
95Dale LindseyCLE2214210000.011
96Mike LucciDET26llb11310000.00
97Fred MazurekWAS221110000.00
98Chuck MerceinNYG2213214044.073
99Dale MesserSFO28912702727.068
100Mike MorganPHI23LLB141413033.014
101Bob PellegriniWAS31RLB13310000.031
102Karl RubkeSFO30LDE141110000.00
103Bob ShannPHI22416316363.063
104Jerry SimmonsPIT23412802828.044
105Charley Taylor*WAS24HB131211501515.0994
106Steve ThurlowNYG23HB141111901919.0513
107Lonnie WarwickMIN23llb14711011010.010
108Harold WellsPHI2714118088.08