Atlanta Falcons Career Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Yards

The following are the Atlanta Falcons career punt return leaders ranked by punt 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 punt return yards with 1,723.

Players active with the Atlanta Falcons during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Punt Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. A. Rossum 72 154 1,723 11.2 75t 2
2. E. Weems 103 120 1,309 10.9 73 1
3. B. Johnson 63 124 1,251 10.1 71t 1
4. T. Dwight 38 84 792 9.4 70t 2
5. D. Sanders 70 93 789 8.5 79t 2
6. R. Lawrence 118 109 734 6.7 37 0
7. E. Metcalf 32 66 679 10.3 66t 1
8. R. Brown 94 60 539 9.0 57 0
9. T. Smith 33 56 485 8.7 51 0
10. T. Kinchen 27 58 484 8.3 38 0
11. D. Gordon 16 31 437 14.1 74 0
12. A. Dodd 27 35 413 11.8 57 0
13. K. Johnson 85 37 366 9.9 56 0
14. R. Smith 23 39 361 9.3 53 0
15. B. Ryckman 44 47 339 7.2 38 0
16. A. Jennings 38 53 337 6.4 37 0
17. H. Douglas 91 34 325 9.6 61t 1
18. L. Barnes 13 34 307 9.0 68 0
19. S. Woerner 16 33 278 8.4 38 0
20. D. Hester 21 26 274 10.5 68 1
21. W. Belton 28 47 273 5.8 34 0
22. K. Barner 14 35 267 7.6 78t 1
23. J. Mallory 41 35 248 7.1 75t 1
24. G. Tinker 20 20 218 10.9 72t 1
25. A. Roberts 16 27 201 7.4 27 0
26. R. McClain 47 19 193 10.2 25 0
27. W. Oliver 26 16 191 11.9 58t 1
28. R. Smith 27 31 172 5.5 26 0
29. B. Jordan 36 20 169 8.4 15 0
30. D. Franks 48 22 163 7.4 28 0
31. A. Allen 21 23 151 6.6 23 0
  F. Dixon 84 26 151 5.8 16 0
33. J. Hardy 73 20 147 7.3 18 0
34. T. McCauley 32 19 135 7.1 77t 1
35. D. Hall 57 13 123 9.5 27 0
36. D. Pearson 29 12 115 9.6 60 0
37. C. Verdin 12 23 113 4.9 29 0
38. M. Herron 4 10 94 9.4 24 0
39. A. Jackson 88 11 89 8.1 32 0
40. M. Eley 13 7 61 8.7 15 0
41. J. Burson 14 11 56 5.1 17 0
42. Q. McCord 25 1 46 46.0 46 0
43. M. Freeman 37 7 45 6.4 12 0
44. R. Buchanan 106 1 41 41.0 37 0
45. A. Jenkins 110 6 38 6.3 15 0
46. J. Jones 11 7 36 5.1 14 0
47. R. Byas 103 4 30 7.5 12 0
48. M. Barney 3 5 28 5.6 11 0
49. C. Hudson 14 2 26 13.0 22 0
  A. Matthews 20 6 26 4.3 10 0