NFL Single Season Leaders - Punting Net Average

The following is a list of the NFL single season punting leaders ranked by punting net average. Statistics are current through the 2017 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 1976-2017 seasons.

Leaders based on 40 punts

      Punting
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net
1. J. Hekker 2016 LA 98 4,680 47.8 78 1 51 0 46.0
2. B. Kern 2017 Ten 75 3,728 49.7 74 5 28 0 44.6
3. J. Hekker 2017 LA 65 3,113 47.9 70 4 30 0 44.3
4. J. Hekker 2013 Stl 78 3,609 46.3 64 4 19 0 44.2
5. S. Martin 2016 Det 62 3,010 48.5 63 3 23 0 44.2
6. A. Lee 2011 SF 78 3,970 50.9 68 9 28 1 44.0
7. S. Lechler 2009 Oak 96 4,909 51.1 70 12 30 0 43.9
8. J. Hekker 2015 Stl 96 4,601 47.9 68 6 41 0 43.7
9. S. Koch 2014 Bal 60 2,841 47.4 73 4 26 0 43.2
10. A. Lee 2012 SF 67 3,226 48.1 66 4 36 0 43.2
11. T. Morstead 2012 NO 74 3,707 50.1 70 6 20 0 43.2
12. T. Morstead 2011 NO 46 2,224 48.3 64 4 13 1 43.1
13. T. Morstead 2014 NO 58 2,690 46.4 63 5 19 0 42.9
14. S. Koch 2015 Bal 74 3,454 46.7 67 5 29 0 42.9
15. P. McAfee 2014 Ind 69 3,221 46.7 61 3 30 0 42.8
16. P. McAfee 2016 Ind 55 2,711 49.3 74 9 19 1 42.7
17. M. King 2017 Oak 69 3,270 47.4 65 6 28 0 42.7
18. B. Anger 2016 TB 70 3,215 45.9 59 5 37 0 42.7
19. R. Sanchez 2017 Ind 84 3,764 44.8 61 3 28 1 42.6
20. C. Jones 2015 Dal 69 3,117 45.2 61 1 27 0 42.5
21. M. Palardy 2017 Car 71 3,269 46.0 63 4 25 0 42.4
22. B. Fields 2013 Mia 85 4,150 48.8 74 7 33 0 42.4
23. T. Morstead 2016 NO 57 2,751 48.3 66 5 22 0 42.4
24. J. Hekker 2014 Stl 80 3,721 46.5 61 5 33 1 42.3
25. T. Morstead 2013 NO 61 2,859 46.9 61 5 25 0 42.3
26. T. Morstead 2017 NO 60 2,822 47.0 68 2 26 0 42.2
27. B. Colquitt 2012 Den 67 3,105 46.3 67 4 27 0 42.1
28. K. Huber 2014 Cin 73 3,419 46.8 69 6 27 0 42.1
29. K. Huber 2012 Cin 76 3,540 46.6 69 7 33 0 42.0
30. S. Martin 2015 Det 80 3,679 46.0 66 3 25 0 42.0
31. P. McAfee 2015 Ind 85 4,052 47.7 63 6 28 0 41.7
32. A. Lee 2013 SF 79 3,804 48.2 62 9 27 0 41.7
33. D. Jones 2009 Stl 90 4,212 46.8 63 10 34 0 41.7
34. M. McBriar 2010 Dal 65 3,115 47.9 65 8 22 1 41.7
35. D. Jones 2015 Phi 86 4,038 47.0 64 8 29 2 41.6
36. M. Bosher 2016 Atl 44 2,060 46.8 68 1 21 0 41.6
37. J. Vogel 2017 GB 71 3,155 44.4 62 2 19 0 41.6
38. B. Nortman 2013 Car 70 3,344 47.8 72 5 25 0 41.6
39. Z. Mesko 2011 NE 57 2,648 46.5 65 3 24 0 41.5
40. R. Allen 2016 NE 72 3,217 44.7 57 5 23 0 41.4
41. C. Jones 2017 Dal 66 2,908 44.1 62 5 34 0 41.4
42. M. King 2016 Oak 81 3,937 48.6 72 9 34 0 41.4
43. D. Zastudil 2012 Ari 112 5,209 46.5 70 8 46 0 41.4
44. D. Kaser 2017 LAC 74 3,558 48.1 69 9 27 0 41.3
45. R. Dixon 2016 Den 89 4,068 45.7 68 6 28 0 41.3
46. S. Lechler 2017 Hou 92 4,507 49.0 68 5 32 0 41.3
  B. Pinion 2017 SF 75 3,255 43.4 59 1 31 0 41.3
48. C. Schmidt 2015 Buf 82 3,797 46.3 65 3 22 0 41.3
49. B. Fields 2012 Mia 74 3,715 50.2 67 9 29 0 41.2
50. S. Lechler 2008 Oak 90 4,391 48.8 70 13 33 0 41.2