NFL Active Leaders - Kickoff Return Yards

The following is a list of the NFL active kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return yards. Statistics are current through the 2019 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

      Kickoff Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2. T. Ginn 187 307 6,899 22.5 102 3
3. C. Patterson 111 204 6,101 29.9 110 7
4. A. Roberts 148 189 4,745 25.1 99t 2
6. D. Amendola 141 152 3,575 23.5 84 0
7. T. Lockett 79 126 3,179 25.2 106 2
9. A. Erickson 64 105 2,601 24.8 84 0
11. P. Cooper 45 86 2,093 24.3 104 1
12. J. Grant 52 81 2,031 25.1 102 2
13. A. Abdullah 58 72 1,946 27.0 104 0
14. R. Cobb 120 76 1,926 25.3 108 1
15. T. Jones 90 82 1,890 23.0 70 0
16. D. Thomas 69 68 1,588 23.4 78 0
19. R. Switzer 41 63 1,373 21.8 61 0
21. D. Lewis 86 57 1,307 22.9 104 1
22. T. Davis 43 58 1,297 22.4 52 0
23. J. Landry 96 50 1,292 25.8 74 0
25. D. King 47 55 1,206 21.9 44 0
26. T. Smith 21 46 1,189 25.8 97 0
28. T. Montgomery 58 53 1,158 21.8 46 0
29. C. Latimer 66 47 1,132 24.1 50 0
30. K. Barner 67 48 1,124 23.4 61 0
31. E. Sanders 144 45 1,083 24.1 48 0
32. C. Moore 58 46 1,080 23.5 87 0
33. D. Jennings 28 38 1,052 27.7 94t 1
34. R. James 29 43 1,008 23.4 97t 1
36. T. Ervin 35 40 876 21.9 45 0
37. J. Agnew 32 36 866 24.1 100 1
38. M. Hyde 110 36 861 23.9 70 1
  D. McCourty 155 42 861 20.5 104 1
41. S. Sims 16 32 819 25.6 91t 1
44. K. Raymond 20 38 811 21.3 45 0
45. K. Drake 62 31 772 24.9 96t 1
46. J. Peppers 40 34 749 22.0 35 0
47. C. Thompson 66 37 748 20.2 36 0
48. M. Murphy 28 33 747 22.6 49 0
49. D. Carter 30 33 733 22.2 31 0
50. J. Natson 32 35 722 20.6 32 0