Arizona Cardinals Single Season Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Yards

The following are the Arizona Cardinals single season kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return yards. Included are player stats for the Arizona Cardinals (NFL) from 1994-2019, the Phoenix Cardinals (NFL) from 1988-1993, the St. Louis Cardinals (NFL) from 1960-1987, the Chicago Cardinals (NFL) from 1945-1959, the Chicago Cardinals (NFL) from 1922-1943 and the Chicago Cardinals (APFA) from 1920-1921. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. MarTay Jenkins is the Arizona Cardinals single season leader in kickoff return yards with 2,186.

Players active with the Arizona Cardinals during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Kickoff Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  M. Jenkins 2000 Ari 82 2,186 26.7 98t 1
  J. Scobey 2003 Ari 73 1,684 23.1 100 1
  L. Stephens-Howling 2010 Ari 57 1,548 27.2 102 2
  J. Arrington 2006 Ari 67 1,520 22.7 99t 1
  K. Williams 1997 Ari 59 1,458 24.7 63 0
  R. Swinton 2005 Ari 63 1,456 23.1 90 0
  S. Breaston 2007 Ari 62 1,391 22.4 59 0
  S. Mitchell 1981 Stl 55 1,292 23.5 67 0
  L. Stephens-Howling 2009 Ari 52 1,257 24.2 99t 1
  C. Latourette 1968 Stl 46 1,237 26.9 75 0
  M. Bates 1999 Ari 52 1,231 23.7 68 0
  E. Metcalf 1998 Ari 57 1,218 21.4 59 0
  L. McElroy 1996 Ari 54 1,148 21.3 92 0
  M. Jenkins 2001 Ari 49 1,120 22.9 70 0
  R. Green 1979 Stl 41 1,005 24.5 106 1
  T. Metcalf 1975 Stl 35 960 27.4 93t 1
  J. Arrington 2008 Ari 36 923 25.6 93t 1
  V. Sikahema 1989 Pho 43 874 20.3 52 0
  L. Stephens-Howling 2011 Ari 36 857 23.8 37 0
  V. Sikahema 1986 Stl 37 847 22.9 44 0
  R. Terry 1995 Ari 37 808 21.8 53 0
  S. Mitchell 1984 Stl 35 804 23.0 56 0
  S. Mitchell 1983 Stl 36 778 21.6 66 0
  T. Metcalf 1977 Stl 32 772 24.1 51 0
  R. Shivers 1966 Stl 27 762 28.2 94t 1
  V. Sikahema 1987 Stl 34 761 22.4 50 0
  J. Sears 1958 ChiC 32 756 23.6 50 0
  L. Goble 1954 ChiC 27 749 27.7 94t 2
  R. Green 1980 Stl 32 745 23.3 37 0
  M. Gray 1971 Stl 30 740 24.7 65 0
  J. Scobey 2004 Ari 32 723 22.6 71 0
  J. Bailey 1993 Pho 31 699 22.5 48 0
  D. Paul 1950 ChiC 28 693 24.8 46 0
  J. Bailey 1992 Pho 28 690 24.6 63 0
  W. Lewis 1957 ChiC 26 682 26.2 52 0
  S. Breaston 2008 Ari 33 667 20.2 38 0
  A. Woodson 1965 Stl 27 665 24.6 65 0
  O. Matson 1952 ChiC 20 624 31.2 100 2
  T. Metcalf 1974 Stl 20 623 31.1 94t 1
  B. Triplett 1962 Stl 24 608 25.3 49 0
  D. Johnson 2015 Ari 22 598 27.2 108 1
  B. Williams 1967 Stl 24 583 24.3 38 0
  J. Stovall 1964 Stl 24 566 23.6 47 0
  P. Cooper 2019 Ari 25 561 22.4 39 0
  M. Jenkins 2002 Ari 20 559 27.9 95t 1
  C. Duncan 1985 Stl 28 550 19.6 34 0
  V. Sikahema 1990 Pho 27 544 20.1 32 0
  M. Lane 1969 Stl 20 523 26.1 69 0
  C. Levy 1994 Ari 26 513 19.7 31 0
  W. Powell 2012 Ari 21 507 24.1 65 0