Chicago Bears Yearly Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Yards

The following are the Chicago Bears yearly punt return leaders ranked by punt return yards. 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.

      Punt Returns
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2020 D. Harris Chi 10 81 8.1 19 0
2019 T. Cohen Chi 33 302 9.2 71 0
2018 T. Cohen Chi 33 411 12.5 44 0
2017 T. Cohen Chi 29 272 9.4 61t 1
2016 E. Royal Chi 19 166 8.7 65t 1
2015 M. Mariani Chi 29 192 6.6 20 0
2014 S. Holmes Chi 9 50 5.6 22 0
2013 D. Hester Chi 18 256 14.2 81t 1
2012 D. Hester Chi 40 331 8.3 44 0
2011 D. Hester Chi 28 454 16.2 82t 2
2010 D. Hester Chi 33 564 17.1 89t 3
2009 D. Hester Chi 24 187 7.8 33 0
2008 D. Hester Chi 32 198 6.2 25 0
2007 D. Hester Chi 42 651 15.5 89t 4
2006 D. Hester Chi 47 600 12.8 84t 3
2005 B. Wade Chi 33 317 9.6 73t 1
2004 R. McQuarters Chi 44 435 9.9 75t 1
2003 R. McQuarters Chi 37 452 12.2 60t 1
2002 L. Johnson Chi 28 288 10.3 30 0
2001 L. Johnson Chi 28 255 9.1 35 0
2000 G. Milburn Chi 35 300 8.6 25 0
1999 G. Milburn Chi 30 346 11.5 54 0
1998 G. Milburn Chi 25 291 11.6 93t 1
1997 T. Hughes Chi 36 258 7.2 19 0
1996 B. Engram Chi 31 282 9.1 34 0
1995 J. Graham Chi 23 183 8.0 39 0
1994 J. Graham Chi 15 140 9.3 61t 1
1993 T. Obee Chi 35 289 8.3 28 0
1992 D. Woolford Chi 12 127 10.6 36 0
1991 J. Bailey Chi 36 281 7.8 37 0
1990 J. Bailey Chi 36 399 11.1 95t 1
1989 M. Green Chi 16 141 8.8 24 0
1988 D. McKinnon Chi 34 277 8.1 23 0
1987 D. McKinnon Chi 40 405 10.1 94t 2
1986 L. Barnes Chi 57 482 8.5 35 0
1985 K. Taylor Chi 25 198 7.9 21 0
1984 J. Fisher Chi 57 492 8.6 28 0
1983 D. McKinnon Chi 34 316 9.3 59t 1
1982 D. Gentry Chi 17 89 5.2 16 0
1981 J. Fisher Chi 43 509 11.8 88t 1
1980 L. Walterscheid Chi 33 239 7.2 25 0
1979 S. Schubert Chi 25 238 9.5 77t 1
1978 S. Schubert Chi 27 229 8.5 73t 1
1977 S. Schubert Chi 31 291 9.4 70t 1
1976 V. Livers Chi 28 205 7.3 51 0
1975 V. Livers Chi 42 456 10.9 39 0
1974 I. Hill Chi 33 183 5.5 15 0
1973 I. Hill Chi 36 204 5.7 72 1
1972 R. Smith Chi 26 163 6.3 29 0
1971 R. Smith Chi 26 194 7.5 43 0
1970 R. Smith Chi 33 126 3.8 15 0
1969 G. Lyle Chi 12 78 6.5 27 0
1968 G. Sayers Chi 2 29 14.5 18 0
1967 D. Gordon Chi 12 82 6.8 43 0
1966 J. Arnett Chi 15 58 3.9 20 0
1965 G. Sayers Chi 16 238 14.9 85t 1
1964 J. Arnett Chi 19 188 9.9 44 0
1963 J. Morris Chi 16 164 10.2 42 0
1962 J. Morris Chi 20 208 10.4 33 0
1961 J. Morris Chi 23 155 6.7 16 0
1960 V. Zucco Chi 10 83 8.3 31 0
1959 J. Morris Chi 14 171 12.2 78t 1
1958 J. Morris Chi 14 96 6.9 33 0
1957 R. Drzewiecki Chi 22 64 2.9 11 0
1956 P. Jeter Chi 6 66 11.0 51t 1
1955 R. Drzewiecki Chi 20 100 5.0 28 0
1954 M. Moore Chi 11 80 7.3 34 0
1953 E. Macon Chi 17 68 4.0 15 0
1952 W. White Chi 23 117 5.1 17 0
1951 W. White Chi 14 131 9.4 19 0
1950 G. McAfee Chi 33 284 8.6 25 0