Chicago Bears Single Season Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Returns

The following are the Chicago Bears single season kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff returns. 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. Glyn Milburn is the Chicago Bears single season leader in kickoff returns with 63.

Players active with the Chicago Bears during the 2018 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Kickoff Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  G. Milburn 2000 Chi 63 1,468 23.3 38 0
  G. Milburn 1998 Chi 62 1,550 25.0 94t 2
  G. Milburn 1999 Chi 61 1,426 23.4 93 0
  D. Hester 2013 Chi 52 1,436 27.6 80 0
  A. Merritt 2002 Chi 45 1,029 22.9 63 0
  D. Hester 2007 Chi 43 934 21.7 97t 2
  T. Hughes 1997 Chi 43 1,008 23.4 58 0
  J. Azumah 2004 Chi 42 924 22.0 73 0
  N. Lewis 1995 Chi 42 904 21.5 52 0
  J. Azumah 2003 Chi 41 1,191 29.0 89t 2
  D. Manning 2008 Chi 36 1,070 29.7 83t 1
  N. Lewis 1994 Chi 35 874 25.0 55 0
  D. Thompson 2016 Chi 35 804 23.0 64 0
  D. Hester 2011 Chi 33 723 21.9 98t 1
  D. Manning 2010 Chi 33 816 24.7 62 0
  J. Azumah 2005 Chi 32 705 22.0 40 0
  R. Davis 2006 Chi 32 753 23.5 42 0
  J. Knox 2009 Chi 32 927 29.0 102 1
  D. Hester 2008 Chi 31 679 21.9 51 0
  C. Turner 1971 Chi 31 639 20.6 40 0
  R. Smith 1972 Chi 30 924 30.8 94t 1
  B. Baschnagel 1976 Chi 29 754 26.0 48 0
  D. Gentry 1989 Chi 28 667 23.8 63 0
  D. Manning 2009 Chi 28 744 26.6 59 0
  R. Smith 1970 Chi 28 651 23.2 46 0
  D. Gentry 1988 Chi 27 578 21.4 51 0
  I. Hill 1973 Chi 27 637 23.6 95t 1
  J. Jackson 1996 Chi 27 619 22.9 60 0
  C. Taylor 1974 Chi 27 567 21.0 38 0
  D. Williams 1980 Chi 27 666 24.7 95t 1
  J. Cameron 1984 Chi 26 485 18.7 40 0
  T. Cohen 2017 Chi 26 583 22.4 46 0
  V. Livers 1975 Chi 26 529 20.3 40 0
  R. Smith 1971 Chi 26 671 25.8 41 0
  C. Bivins 1961 Chi 25 668 26.7 78 0
  R. Drzewiecki 1955 Chi 25 591 23.6 56 0
  B. Engram 1996 Chi 25 580 23.2 45 0
  D. Gentry 1987 Chi 25 621 24.8 88t 1
  B. Martin 1962 Chi 25 515 20.6 47 0
  D. Hester 2012 Chi 24 621 25.9 40 0
  B. Martin 1964 Chi 24 534 22.2 36 0
  C. Williams 2014 Chi 24 579 24.1 102 1
  J. Bailey 1990 Chi 23 363 15.8 30 0
  B. Baschnagel 1977 Chi 23 557 24.2 84t 1
  A. Denson 2001 Chi 23 534 23.2 37 0
  D. Lewis 1992 Chi 23 511 22.2 97t 1
  E. Moorehead 1981 Chi 23 476 20.7 56 0
  T. Sanders 1989 Chi 23 491 21.3 96t 1
  G. Sayers 1966 Chi 23 718 31.2 93t 2
  C. Turner 1970 Chi 23 752 32.7 96t 4