NFL Active Leaders - Kickoff Return Average

The following is a list of the NFL active kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return average. Statistics are current through the 2020 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

Leaders based on 75 kickoff returns

      Kickoff Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. C. Patterson 127 239 7,118 29.8 110 8
2. A. Abdullah 74 87 2,298 26.4 104 0
3. A. Roberts 163 221 5,706 25.8 99t 2
5. R. Cobb 130 76 1,926 25.3 108 1
6. T. Lockett 95 127 3,188 25.1 106 2
7. J. Grant 66 87 2,160 24.8 102 2
8. A. Erickson 80 108 2,672 24.7 84 0
10. B. Banks 41 119 2,856 24.0 96t 1
11. M. Thigpen 50 107 2,525 23.6 96t 1
13. T. Jones 103 82 1,890 23.0 70 0