NFL Career Leaders - Punting Touchbacks

The following is a list of the NFL career punting leaders ranked by punting touchbacks. Statistics are current through the 2017 NFL season and include stats accrued in NFL, AFL and APFA games.

Active players are listed in bold.

Touchback statistics are only available for 1976-2017 seasons.

      Punting
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net
1. S. Lechler 286 1,444 68,678 47.6 80 178 469 5 39.1
2. S. Landeta 284 1,401 60,707 43.3 74 166 381 6 35.3
3. C. Hentrich 241 1,150 49,281 42.9 78 142 399 3 36.8
  L. Johnson 259 1,226 51,979 42.4 76 142 318 6 35.2
5. R. Stark 233 1,141 49,471 43.4 72 133 272 7 35.2
6. M. Turk 244 1,143 48,414 42.4 77 129 373 3 37.2
7. R. Guy 207 1,049 44,493 42.4 74 128 210 3 36.8
8. J. Feagles 352 1,713 71,211 41.6 77 127 554 12 35.9
9. R. Roby 238 992 42,951 43.3 77 112 298 5 36.2
10. B. Barker 238 1,132 47,641 42.1 83 108 325 2 35.6
  T. Sauerbrun 178 889 39,208 44.1 73 108 263 9 36.0
12. R. Camarillo 204 1,027 43,895 42.7 76 107 279 6 35.9
  B. Hansen 212 1,057 44,700 42.3 73 107 248 10 35.0
  A. Lee 217 1,135 52,666 46.4 82 107 372 4 39.6
15. C. Gardocki 240 1,177 50,336 42.8 72 103 322 0 35.7
  M. Royals 223 1,116 47,021 42.1 69 103 285 4 34.5
17. J. Gossett 212 982 40,569 41.3 65 101 250 4 34.8
18. B. Maynard 238 1,339 56,021 41.8 75 100 439 5 36.5
  T. Tupa 220 873 37,862 43.4 73 100 248 2 35.4
20. D. Jennings 205 1,154 47,567 41.2 73 97 232 9 35.0
21. D. Jones 214 1,110 50,500 45.5 80 94 364 7 39.5
22. D. Colquitt 206 1,031 46,246 44.9 81 90 420 4 39.7
23. J. Kidd 215 957 39,716 41.5 67 89 251 6 35.3
  H. Newsome 140 683 29,030 42.5 84 89 147 14 33.7
  T. Rouen 188 810 35,189 43.4 76 89 243 9 36.2
26. J. Arnold 174 866 36,637 42.3 71 87 196 5 35.2
  C. Mohr 239 1,152 46,570 40.4 80 87 281 4 35.4
28. M. Saxon 172 813 33,887 41.7 67 86 240 7 34.8
29. T. Barnhardt 186 890 37,469 42.1 65 85 242 3 35.8
  B. Moorman 202 979 42,867 43.8 84 85 281 2 37.5
31. M. Horan 205 1,003 42,286 42.2 75 83 262 7 36.1
  J. Miller 165 750 32,297 43.1 75 83 248 5 35.9
  J. Ryan 191 914 40,895 44.7 77 83 311 7 38.4
34. P. McInally 149 700 29,307 41.9 67 82 157 9 34.0
35. D. Zastudil 162 869 38,016 43.7 70 79 285 3 37.4
36. M. Berger 187 847 36,363 42.9 75 78 265 3 35.9
37. D. Stryzinski 223 1,055 42,072 39.9 76 77 293 6 35.5
38. D. White 166 610 24,509 40.2 73 74 144 5 34.1
39. J. Bidwell 148 742 31,710 42.7 68 72 212 2 36.5
  J. Jett 159 756 32,087 42.4 62 72 241 4 35.9
  S. Koch 192 946 42,754 45.2 74 72 357 4 39.5
42. C. Hanson 134 577 24,532 42.5 74 71 186 5 35.8
43. M. Buford 136 577 23,867 41.4 71 70 136 9 34.6
  T. Gowin 127 629 25,932 41.2 72 70 189 1 35.0
45. J. James 187 1,083 43,992 40.6 75 67 160 6 36.0
  H. Smith 182 691 29,704 43.0 69 67 233 5 35.2
  R. Tuten 141 741 32,190 43.4 73 67 185 2 36.3
48. N. Harris 183 943 39,996 42.4 67 66 260 4 35.7
49. T. Blanchard 148 819 33,794 41.3 71 65 75 12 35.6
  M. McBriar 141 602 27,191 45.2 75 65 202 5 37.7
  M. Runager 144 661 26,581 40.2 64 65 169 9 33.9