NFL Active Leaders - Punt Return Average

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

Leaders based on 75 punt returns

      Punt Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. T. Hill 74 86 1,009 11.7 95t 4
2. J. Edelman 137 177 1,986 11.2 94t 4
3. T. Benjamin 101 109 1,189 10.9 93t 4
4. T. Cohen 51 96 985 10.3 71 1
5. G. Tate 160 111 1,119 10.1 71 0
6. D. Harris 109 190 1,906 10.0 99t 4
7. T. Ginn 193 262 2,624 10.0 87t 4
8. J. Grant 66 93 919 9.9 88t 3
9. M. Thigpen 50 95 919 9.7 75t 2
10. A. Brown 139 187 1,761 9.4 71t 4
11. D. Amendola 155 198 1,860 9.4 82 0
12. D. Jackson 160 140 1,315 9.4 85t 4
13. B. Banks 41 100 937 9.4 55 0
14. P. Peterson 154 195 1,816 9.3 99t 4
15. R. Cobb 130 93 866 9.3 80t 2
16. M. Hyde 125 91 847 9.3 93t 3
17. A. Roberts 163 195 1,763 9.0 85t 3
18. J. Landry 111 96 867 9.0 69t 1
19. P. Cooper 61 82 729 8.9 53 0
20. D. Thomas 69 98 848 8.7 81t 1
21. T. Ervin 43 77 631 8.2 57 0
22. T. Austin 100 188 1,512 8.0 98t 3
23. A. Erickson 80 135 1,074 8.0 38 0
24. J. Crowder 84 86 677 7.9 85t 1
25. T. Lockett 95 143 1,068 7.5 66 1
26. K. Barner 73 85 630 7.4 78t 1