Atlanta Falcons Single Season Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Yards

The following are the Atlanta Falcons single season 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 single season leader in punt return yards with 545.

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

      Punt Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  A. Rossum 2003 Atl 39 545 14.0 72 1
  B. Johnson 1983 Atl 46 489 10.6 71t 1
  A. Rossum 2004 Atl 37 457 12.4 75t 1
  T. Kinchen 1997 Atl 52 446 8.6 38 0
  D. Gordon 2001 Atl 31 437 14.1 74 0
  E. Metcalf 1995 Atl 39 383 9.8 66t 1
  R. Lawrence 1976 Atl 54 372 6.9 24 0
  R. Brown 1973 Atl 40 360 9.0 57 0
  R. Lawrence 1977 Atl 51 352 6.9 37 0
  A. Dodd 1974 Atl 27 344 12.7 57 0
  E. Weems 2011 Atl 32 315 9.8 42 0
  T. Dwight 2000 Atl 33 309 9.4 70t 1
  L. Barnes 1988 Atl 34 307 9.0 68 0
  D. Sanders 1989 Atl 28 307 11.0 68t 1
  E. Metcalf 1996 Atl 27 296 11.0 39 0
  A. Rossum 2002 Atl 24 288 12.0 36 0
  A. Rossum 2006 Atl 37 288 7.8 41 0
  K. Johnson 1980 Atl 23 281 12.2 56 0
  S. Woerner 1981 Atl 33 278 8.4 38 0
  B. Johnson 1982 Atl 24 273 11.4 71 0
  E. Weems 2016 Atl 24 273 11.4 73 0
  E. Weems 2009 Atl 27 270 10.0 28 0
  K. Barner 2019 Atl 35 267 7.6 78t 1
  T. Dwight 1998 Atl 31 263 8.5 23 0
  R. Smith 1980 Atl 27 262 9.7 25 0
  T. Smith 1993 Atl 32 255 8.0 51 0
  D. Sanders 1990 Atl 29 250 8.6 79t 1
  D. Hester 2014 Atl 18 240 13.3 68 1
  E. Weems 2010 Atl 18 230 12.8 55t 1
  B. Ryckman 1978 Atl 28 227 8.1 38 0
  H. Douglas 2008 Atl 19 226 11.9 61t 1
  E. Weems 2015 Atl 19 221 11.6 41 0
  T. Dwight 1999 Atl 20 220 11.0 70t 1
  J. Mallory 1970 Atl 17 203 11.9 75t 1
  A. Roberts 2017 Atl 27 201 7.4 27 0
  G. Tinker 1974 Atl 14 195 13.9 72t 1
  R. McClain 2013 Atl 19 193 10.2 25 0
  A. Jennings 2007 Atl 30 186 6.2 23 0
  D. Sanders 1991 Atl 21 170 8.1 23 0
  B. Johnson 1987 Atl 21 168 8.0 45 0
  W. Belton 1971 Atl 30 163 5.4 32 0
  D. Franks 2012 Atl 21 163 7.8 28 0
  T. Smith 1992 Atl 16 155 9.7 45 0
  B. Johnson 1984 Atl 15 152 10.1 37 0
  W. Oliver 1999 Atl 12 152 12.7 58t 1
  F. Dixon 1986 Atl 26 151 5.8 16 0
  J. Hardy 2018 Atl 20 147 7.3 18 0
  A. Rossum 2005 Atl 17 145 8.5 29 0
  A. Allen 1985 Atl 21 141 6.7 23 0
  T. McCauley 1970 Atl 14 138 9.9 77t 1