Chicago Bears Career Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Yards

The following are the Chicago Bears career punt return leaders ranked by punt return yards. Included are player stats for the Chicago Bears (NFL) from 1922-2019, the Chicago Staleys (APFA) in 1921 and the Decatur Staleys (APFA) in 1920. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Devin Hester is the Chicago Bears career leader in punt return yards with 3,241.

Players active with the Chicago Bears during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Punt Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. D. Hester 123 264 3,241 12.3 89t 13
2. G. McAfee 75 112 1,431 12.8 74t 2
3. D. McKinnon 85 127 1,171 9.2 94t 3
4. J. Fisher 49 120 1,125 9.4 88t 1
5. T. Cohen 48 95 985 10.4 71 1
6. R. McQuarters 72 93 983 10.6 75t 2
7. G. Milburn 52 94 970 10.3 93t 1
8. J. Morris 121 104 893 8.6 78t 1
9. S. Schubert 66 100 851 8.5 77t 3
10. V. Livers 68 86 738 8.6 51 0
11. J. Bailey 30 72 680 9.4 95t 1
12. J. Boone 43 56 635 11.3 48 0
13. R. McLean 76 42 622 14.8 89t 3
14. L. Johnson 28 56 543 9.7 35 0
15. R. Smith 56 86 485 5.6 43 0
16. L. Barnes 16 57 482 8.5 35 0
17. L. Walterscheid 73 57 424 7.4 25 0
18. G. Sayers 68 27 391 14.5 85t 2
19. I. Hill 27 69 387 5.6 72 1
20. B. Wade 40 35 326 9.3 73t 1
21. J. Graham 32 38 323 8.5 61t 1
22. J. Arnett 42 45 298 6.6 44 0
23. H. Clarke 41 19 290 15.3 38 0
24. T. Obee 16 35 289 8.3 28 0
25. B. Engram 62 32 286 8.9 34 0
26. T. Hughes 14 36 258 7.2 19 0
27. W. White 17 37 248 6.7 19 0
28. H. Gallarneau 52 24 243 10.1 32 0
29. N. Mullins 34 20 236 11.8 50 0
30. M. Mariani 22 36 221 6.1 20 0
31. K. Taylor 16 25 198 7.9 21 0
32. E. Royal 18 20 182 9.1 65t 1
33. V. Zucco 38 37 176 4.8 31 0
34. B. Stone 46 32 172 5.4 58 0
35. E. Bennett 78 17 169 9.9 49t 1
36. R. Drzewiecki 20 42 164 3.9 28 0
37. K. Ortego 31 17 158 9.3 23 0
38. R. Smith 36 27 156 5.8 22 0
39. B. Martin 32 30 155 5.2 38 0
40. M. Green 53 19 150 7.9 24 0
41. A. Grygo 19 17 144 8.5 15 0
42. E. Macon 23 24 142 5.9 47 0
43. D. Woolford 111 13 139 10.7 36 0
44. D. Gentry 159 17 136 8.0 47 0
45. W. Dreyer 12 13 130 10.0 28 0
46. G. Lyle 84 22 120 5.5 27 0
47. C. Turner 76 27 114 4.2 21 0
48. M. Moore 35 14 108 7.7 34 0
49. S. Luckman 128 11 107 9.7 14 0
50. R. Petitbon 136 15 103 6.9 22 0