Chicago Bears Single Season Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Touchdowns

The following are the Chicago Bears single season kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return touchdowns. 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. Cecil Turner is the Chicago Bears single season leader in kickoff return touchdowns with 4.

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

      Kickoff Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  C. Turner 1970 Chi 23 752 32.7 96t 4
  G. Sayers 1967 Chi 16 603 37.7 104 3
  J. Azumah 2003 Chi 41 1,191 29.0 89t 2
  D. Hester 2007 Chi 43 934 21.7 97t 2
  D. Hester 2006 Chi 20 528 26.4 96t 2
  G. Milburn 1998 Chi 62 1,550 25.0 94t 2
  G. Sayers 1966 Chi 23 718 31.2 93t 2
  L. Barnes 1986 Chi 3 94 31.3 85t 1
  B. Baschnagel 1977 Chi 23 557 24.2 84t 1
  D. Bingham 1956 Chi 17 444 26.1 100 1
  L. Campbell 1952 Chi 2 106 53.0 86t 1
  W. Galimore 1958 Chi 9 338 37.6 99t 1
  W. Gault 1985 Chi 22 577 26.2 99t 1
  D. Gentry 1987 Chi 25 621 24.8 88t 1
  D. Gentry 1985 Chi 18 466 25.9 94t 1
  D. Gentry 1986 Chi 20 576 28.8 91t 1
  D. Hester 2011 Chi 33 723 21.9 98t 1
  I. Hill 1973 Chi 27 637 23.6 95t 1
  J. Knox 2009 Chi 32 927 29.0 102 1
  D. Lewis 1992 Chi 23 511 22.2 97t 1
  A. Livingston 1964 Chi 6 167 27.8 86t 1
  E. Macon 1952 Chi 9 299 33.2 89t 1
  D. Magnani 1943 Chi 6 171 28.5 96t 1
  D. Manning 2008 Chi 36 1,070 29.7 83t 1
  G. McAfee 1941 Chi 7 223 31.9 97t 1
  G. McAfee 1940 Chi 0 0 0.0 0 1
  F. Minini 1948 Chi 12 370 30.8 95t 1
  R. Nolting 1940 Chi 0 0 0.0 0 1
  C. Patterson 2019 Chi 28 825 29.5 102 1
  T. Sanders 1989 Chi 23 491 21.3 96t 1
  G. Sayers 1965 Chi 21 660 31.4 96t 1
  R. Smith 1972 Chi 30 924 30.8 94t 1
  E. Thomas 1972 Chi 0 82 0.0 82t 1
  R. Watts 1979 Chi 14 289 20.6 83t 1
  C. Williams 2014 Chi 24 579 24.1 102 1
  D. Williams 1980 Chi 27 666 24.7 95t 1