NFL Career Leaders - Punting Net Average

The following is a list of the NFL career punting leaders ranked by punting net average. Statistics are current through the 2019 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

Active players are listed in bold.

Net Average statistics are only available for 1976-2019 seasons.

Leaders based on 250 punts

      Punting
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net
1. T. Davis 138 511 22,833 44.7 82 0 0 2 44.5
2. Y. Lary 133 503 22,279 44.3 73 0 0 4 43.9
3. S. Baugh 165 338 15,245 45.1 85 0 0 9 43.9
4. D. Lewis 56 285 12,447 43.7 63 0 0 0 43.7
5. J. Norton 131 358 15,671 43.8 78 0 0 2 43.5
6. J. Hekker 128 608 28,600 47.0 78 31 239 2 43.3
7. H. Gillom 77 385 16,872 43.8 80 0 0 5 43.3
8. B. Scarpitto 102 283 12,408 43.8 87 0 0 4 43.2
9. D. Chandler 154 660 28,678 43.5 90 0 0 4 43.2
10. N. Van Brocklin 140 523 22,413 42.9 72 0 0 3 42.6
11. D. Villanueva 110 488 20,862 42.8 68 0 0 2 42.6
12. S. Baker 195 703 29,938 42.6 72 0 0 2 42.5
13. B. Green 187 970 41,317 42.6 74 0 0 3 42.5
14. P. Richter 103 338 14,183 42.0 72 0 0 0 42.0
15. C. Johnson 129 559 23,651 42.3 73 0 0 6 41.9
16. B. Waterfield 91 315 13,367 42.4 88 0 0 5 41.8
17. T. Morstead 174 630 29,516 46.9 70 46 228 1 41.6
18. R. Widby 81 368 15,448 42.0 84 0 0 4 41.5
19. J. Norton 125 522 21,961 42.1 79 0 0 7 41.5
20. P. Maguire 151 795 33,137 41.7 82 0 0 4 41.5
21. R. Dixon 64 302 13,803 45.7 68 15 100 4 41.4
22. M. McGee 148 256 10,647 41.6 63 0 0 2 41.3
23. J. Fraser 72 278 11,737 42.2 75 0 0 7 41.2
24. F. Morrison 84 281 11,731 41.7 70 0 0 4 41.2
25. K. Hill 123 368 15,181 41.3 80 0 0 1 41.1
26. B. Van Heusen 109 574 23,936 41.7 78 2 4 4 41.1
27. J. Wilson 217 1,072 46,139 43.0 72 17 39 12 41.0
28. S. Martin 106 473 21,760 46.0 72 38 175 1 40.9
29. D. Partee 111 519 21,417 41.3 73 0 0 5 40.9
30. T. McNeill 66 317 13,038 41.1 81 0 0 2 40.9
31. M. Eischeid 112 565 23,296 41.2 72 0 0 5 40.9
32. M. King 84 446 20,822 46.7 72 34 163 3 40.8
33. B. Lothridge 104 532 21,792 41.0 75 0 0 3 40.7
34. G. Collins 127 336 13,764 41.0 73 0 0 2 40.7
35. T. Way 96 437 20,386 46.6 79 28 162 2 40.7
36. P. Studstill 147 560 22,764 40.6 78 0 0 1 40.6
37. B. Anger 126 597 27,588 46.2 73 43 213 5 40.6
38. A. Burk 70 474 19,365 40.9 75 0 0 4 40.5
39. S. O'Neal 70 337 13,725 40.7 98 0 0 2 40.5
40. B. Walden 194 974 40,529 41.6 76 18 35 5 40.4
41. B. Kern 192 912 41,928 46.0 79 54 355 5 40.4
42. M. Bosher 130 489 22,346 45.7 69 24 190 9 40.4
43. L. Edwards 64 338 15,368 45.5 70 16 108 1 40.2
44. E. Brown 154 493 19,994 40.6 78 0 0 5 40.1
45. C. Jones 118 459 20,456 44.6 66 23 182 4 40.1
46. T. Landry 70 338 13,651 40.4 69 0 0 3 40.0
47. R. Allen 104 437 19,698 45.1 67 37 167 2 40.0
48. K. Huber 174 843 38,012 45.1 75 67 296 4 40.0
49. M. Mercer 119 308 12,473 40.5 77 0 0 4 40.0
50. A. Lee 248 1,290 60,147 46.6 82 118 425 5 39.9