NFL Active Leaders - Punting Touchbacks

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

Touchback statistics are only available for 1976-2020 seasons.

      Punting
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net
1. A. Lee 264 1,348 62,747 46.5 82 123 446 5 39.8
3. J. Ryan 191 914 40,895 44.7 77 83 311 7 38.4
4. S. Koch 239 1,097 49,719 45.3 74 82 427 6 39.7
5. K. Huber 190 914 41,362 45.3 75 74 315 4 40.2
6. B. Kern 205 949 43,623 46.0 79 57 377 5 40.5
7. B. Anger 142 651 30,093 46.2 73 49 232 5 40.7
9. B. Colquitt 176 834 37,903 45.4 79 42 262 6 39.4
  S. Martin 122 538 24,800 46.1 72 42 194 2 41.0
12. J. Hekker 144 676 31,699 46.9 78 36 267 3 42.9
13. M. King 84 446 20,822 46.7 72 34 163 3 40.8
14. P. O'Donnell 111 502 22,586 45.0 75 32 181 4 39.4
15. T. Way 112 510 23,890 46.8 79 31 185 2 41.2
17. R. Dixon 80 367 16,714 45.5 71 21 128 5 40.9
18. C. Schmidt 67 338 14,877 44.0 67 20 105 0 39.4
19. B. Pinion 96 446 19,549 43.8 65 19 150 1 39.7
20. J. Berry 91 385 17,104 44.4 79 18 154 1 39.9
22. C. Johnston 48 203 9,547 47.0 68 17 78 1 41.8
23. M. Dickson 48 213 10,128 47.5 69 16 94 1 42.5
  L. Edwards 64 338 15,368 45.5 70 16 108 1 40.2
  J. Scott 48 194 8,654 44.6 67 16 63 2 38.8
26. M. Haack 64 307 13,724 44.7 65 15 114 1 39.9
28. L. Cooke 46 217 10,048 46.3 72 14 81 0 42.9
29. M. Palardy 55 243 11,011 45.3 63 13 87 0 40.3
  R. Sanchez 62 242 10,952 45.3 63 13 92 2 41.9
31. J. Bailey 32 136 6,316 46.4 71 11 67 0 43.0
33. A. Cole 32 111 5,020 45.2 74 8 53 0 39.7
  J. Gillan 32 114 5,157 45.2 71 8 42 1 40.1
  J. Schum 32 112 4,768 42.6 65 8 34 0 38.5
  M. Wishnowsky 32 118 5,426 46.0 65 8 48 1 41.6
37. J. Fox 16 59 2,897 49.1 67 7 26 0 44.8
38. T. Townsend 16 52 2,339 45.0 67 6 20 0 40.4
39. T. Long 32 105 4,925 46.9 63 5 29 3 37.1
  B. Mann 16 82 3,598 43.9 60 5 19 0 37.2
  J. Townsend 17 72 3,122 43.4 64 5 17 0 38.3
43. J. Charlton 16 45 2,082 46.3 67 3 21 0 40.8
44. G. Gano 150 8 321 40.1 54 2 1 1 26.6
  S. Hofrichter 16 56 2,381 42.5 57 2 17 0 39.3
  H. Niswander 8 26 1,228 47.2 58 2 10 0 42.0
  B. Roethlisberger 233 6 188 31.3 39 2 3 0 21.7
  R. Succop 182 2 62 31.0 33 2 0 0 11.0
  J. Vogel 16 71 3,155 44.4 62 2 19 0 41.6
  R. Winslow 4 12 582 48.5 55 2 4 0 44.2