Atlanta Falcons Single Season Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Average

The following are the Atlanta Falcons single season punt return leaders ranked by punt return average. Included are player stats for the Atlanta Falcons (NFL) from 1966-2019. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Darrien Gordon is the Atlanta Falcons single season leader in punt return average with 14.10.

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

Leaders based on 20 punt returns

      Punt Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  D. Gordon 2001 Atl 31 437 14.1 74 0
  A. Rossum 2003 Atl 39 545 14.0 72 1
  A. Dodd 1974 Atl 27 344 12.7 57 0
  A. Rossum 2004 Atl 37 457 12.4 75t 1
  K. Johnson 1980 Atl 23 281 12.2 56 0
  A. Rossum 2002 Atl 24 288 12.0 36 0
  B. Johnson 1982 Atl 24 273 11.4 71 0
  E. Weems 2016 Atl 24 273 11.4 73 0
  T. Dwight 1999 Atl 20 220 11.0 70t 1
  D. Sanders 1989 Atl 28 307 11.0 68t 1
  E. Metcalf 1996 Atl 27 296 11.0 39 0
  B. Johnson 1983 Atl 46 489 10.6 71t 1
  E. Weems 2009 Atl 27 270 10.0 28 0
  E. Weems 2011 Atl 32 315 9.8 42 0
  E. Metcalf 1995 Atl 39 383 9.8 66t 1
  R. Smith 1980 Atl 27 262 9.7 25 0
  T. Dwight 2000 Atl 33 309 9.4 70t 1
  L. Barnes 1988 Atl 34 307 9.0 68 0
  R. Brown 1973 Atl 40 360 9.0 57 0
  D. Sanders 1990 Atl 29 250 8.6 79t 1
  T. Kinchen 1997 Atl 52 446 8.6 38 0
  T. Dwight 1998 Atl 31 263 8.5 23 0
  S. Woerner 1981 Atl 33 278 8.4 38 0
  B. Ryckman 1978 Atl 28 227 8.1 38 0
  D. Sanders 1991 Atl 21 170 8.1 23 0
  B. Johnson 1987 Atl 21 168 8.0 45 0
  T. Smith 1993 Atl 32 255 8.0 51 0
  A. Rossum 2006 Atl 37 288 7.8 41 0
  D. Franks 2012 Atl 21 163 7.8 28 0
  K. Barner 2019 Atl 35 267 7.6 78t 1
  A. Roberts 2017 Atl 27 201 7.4 27 0
  J. Hardy 2018 Atl 20 147 7.3 18 0
  R. Lawrence 1977 Atl 51 352 6.9 37 0
  R. Lawrence 1976 Atl 54 372 6.9 24 0
  A. Allen 1985 Atl 21 141 6.7 23 0
  A. Jennings 2007 Atl 30 186 6.2 23 0
  F. Dixon 1986 Atl 26 151 5.8 16 0
  W. Belton 1971 Atl 30 163 5.4 32 0
  C. Verdin 1994 Atl 23 113 4.9 29 0
  R. Smith 1967 Atl 20 92 4.6 26 0