Atlanta Falcons Career Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Yards

The following are the Atlanta Falcons career kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return yards. Included are player stats for the Atlanta Falcons (NFL) from 1966-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Allen Rossum is the Atlanta Falcons career leader in kickoff return yards with 5,489.

Players active with the Atlanta Falcons during the 2020 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Kickoff Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. A. Rossum 72 250 5,489 22.0 91t 1
2. E. Weems 103 147 3,724 25.3 102 1
3. D. Sanders 70 147 3,388 23.0 100 3
4. J. Norwood 57 121 3,084 25.5 92 0
5. T. Dwight 38 112 2,597 23.2 93t 1
6. D. Vaughn 32 100 2,573 25.7 100 4
7. R. Smith 27 82 1,989 24.3 99t 1
8. S. Stamps 37 83 1,934 23.3 97t 1
9. C. Butler 53 77 1,860 24.2 82 0
10. R. Smith 23 72 1,655 23.0 52 0
11. T. Smith 33 61 1,453 23.8 97t 1
12. D. Hester 21 54 1,363 25.2 66 0
13. E. Metcalf 32 61 1,312 21.5 55 0
14. R. Preston 29 62 1,308 21.1 50 0
15. D. Pearson 29 55 1,232 22.4 100 1
16. J. Rodgers 63 49 1,177 24.0 77 0
17. W. Belton 28 49 1,147 23.4 58 0
18. C. Austin 44 50 1,035 20.7 94t 1
19. C. Verdin 12 44 1,026 23.3 69 0
20. G. Tinker 20 42 1,011 24.1 59 0
21. B. Hanspard 28 40 987 24.7 99t 2
22. A. Roberts 16 38 860 22.6 61 0
23. D. Hampton 52 36 793 22.0 52 0
24. K. Jones 50 37 790 21.4 76t 1
25. R. Lawrence 118 29 685 23.6 36 0
26. J. Anderson 88 29 632 21.8 35 0
27. E. Pegram 61 38 629 16.6 42 0
28. M. Hall 24 26 616 23.7 53 0
29. K. Johnson 85 31 603 19.5 28 0
30. R. Strong 61 28 561 20.0 33 0
31. A. Jennings 38 24 551 23.0 61 0
32. C. Bryant 16 26 519 20.0 39 0
  R. Byas 103 23 519 22.6 44 0
34. R. Brown 10 24 466 19.4 33 0
35. R. Williams 15 23 461 20.0 34 0
36. W. Oliver 26 26 456 17.5 28 0
37. W. Francis 106 24 443 18.5 32 0
38. L. Emery 5 21 440 21.0 66 0
39. N. Rassas 27 20 434 21.7 32 0
40. J. Washington 9 20 432 21.6 30 0
41. T. Geredine 24 18 430 23.9 51 0
42. K. Farmer 15 21 419 20.0 30 0
43. K. Barner 14 17 406 23.9 47 0
44. D. Cobb 3 16 359 22.4 39 0
45. L. Cain 82 18 349 19.4 32 0
46. P. Gipson 23 17 334 19.6 32 0
47. E. Cooper 25 16 331 20.7 28 0
48. G. Riggs 91 17 330 19.4 35 0
49. S. Campbell 25 14 325 23.2 33 0
50. A. Jackson 88 15 315 21.0 36 0