Chicago Bears Single Season Punting Leaders

Ranked by Punting Gross Average

The following are the Chicago Bears single season punting leaders ranked by punting gross average. Included are player stats for the Chicago Bears (NFL) from 1922-2020, the Chicago Staleys (APFA) in 1921 and the Decatur Staleys (APFA) in 1920. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Pat O'Donnell is the Chicago Bears single season leader in gross punting average with 47.0.

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

Leaders based on 40 punts

      Punting
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net
  P. O'Donnell 2017 Chi 87 4,087 47.0 69 6 27 0 39.7
  B. Green 1963 Chi 64 2,974 46.5 66 0 0 0 0.0
  P. O'Donnell 2018 Chi 62 2,791 45.0 65 7 28 1 39.7
  P. O'Donnell 2019 Chi 80 3,586 44.8 75 2 26 1 40.7
  T. Sauerbrun 1996 Chi 78 3,491 44.8 72 12 15 0 34.9
  B. Green 1964 Chi 71 3,161 44.5 62 0 0 0 0.0
  P. O'Donnell 2015 Chi 70 3,097 44.2 72 4 28 1 39.7
  G. Gulyanics 1948 Chi 55 2,432 44.2 0 0 0 0 0.0
  B. Maynard 2006 Chi 77 3,404 44.2 65 7 24 0 37.6
  P. O'Donnell 2016 Chi 68 2,994 44.0 67 5 24 0 38.4
  A. Podlesh 2011 Chi 89 3,903 43.9 70 4 21 0 40.4
  P. O'Donnell 2014 Chi 71 3,107 43.8 61 3 20 1 37.7
  B. Green 1962 Chi 69 3,018 43.7 72 0 0 0 0.0
  F. Morrison 1950 Chi 57 2,470 43.3 65 0 0 0 0.0
  C. Gardocki 1992 Chi 79 3,393 42.9 61 9 19 0 36.2
  B. Maynard 2004 Chi 108 4,638 42.9 58 5 34 0 38.7
  B. Green 1967 Chi 79 3,392 42.9 68 0 0 0 0.0
  B. Green 1965 Chi 58 2,479 42.7 66 0 0 0 0.0
  T. Sauerbrun 1997 Chi 95 4,059 42.7 67 11 26 0 32.8
  B. Maynard 2001 Chi 87 3,709 42.6 60 8 36 0 37.0
  F. Morrison 1953 Chi 65 2,766 42.6 65 0 0 2 0.0
  F. Morrison 1952 Chi 64 2,707 42.3 65 0 0 1 0.0
  B. Maynard 2002 Chi 87 3,679 42.3 75 2 26 0 37.4
  E. Brown 1961 Chi 58 2,448 42.2 69 0 0 0 0.0
  M. Buford 1985 Chi 68 2,870 42.2 69 14 18 1 34.6
  B. Green 1966 Chi 80 3,358 42.0 69 0 0 0 0.0
  A. Podlesh 2012 Chi 81 3,399 42.0 64 6 34 0 39.4
  B. Maynard 2007 Chi 88 3,682 41.8 56 9 27 0 37.4
  B. Wagner 1988 Chi 79 3,282 41.5 70 10 18 0 33.4
  B. Maynard 2009 Chi 77 3,191 41.4 66 2 26 0 37.4
  M. Buford 1986 Chi 69 2,850 41.3 59 8 20 1 36.9
  M. Horan 1998 Chi 64 2,643 41.3 57 4 12 0 35.4
  B. Parsons 1982 Chi 58 2,394 41.3 81 3 10 0 34.8
  B. Maynard 2003 Chi 79 3,258 41.2 53 9 23 2 34.6
  B. Maynard 2008 Chi 96 3,957 41.2 67 5 40 0 38.1
  B. Green 1972 Chi 67 2,758 41.2 58 0 0 0 0.0
  E. Brown 1959 Chi 64 2,634 41.2 66 0 0 0 0.0
  B. Maynard 2005 Chi 96 3,937 41.0 63 11 24 1 35.3
  T. Sauerbrun 1999 Chi 85 3,478 40.9 65 10 20 0 35.4
  B. Green 1970 Chi 83 3,395 40.9 56 0 0 0 0.0
  M. Buford 1991 Chi 69 2,814 40.8 64 8 13 1 35.0
  A. Podlesh 2013 Chi 68 2,763 40.6 65 2 27 1 37.9
  B. Parsons 1980 Chi 79 3,207 40.6 61 10 16 0 32.8
  B. Green 1973 Chi 82 3,321 40.5 62 0 0 0 0.0
  M. Buford 1990 Chi 76 3,073 40.4 59 7 22 2 33.5
  B. Parsons 1977 Chi 80 3,232 40.4 58 7 17 2 35.1
  B. Green 1971 Chi 77 3,095 40.2 60 0 0 0 0.0
  E. Brown 1955 Chi 44 1,766 40.1 59 0 0 1 0.0
  D. Finzer 1984 Chi 83 3,328 40.1 87 4 26 2 35.3
  B. Maynard 2010 Chi 83 3,326 40.1 56 5 24 0 35.2