Cleveland Browns Yearly Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Yards

The following are the Cleveland Browns yearly punt return leaders ranked by punt return yards. Included are player stats for the Cleveland Browns (NFL) from 1999-2020, the Cleveland Browns (NFL) from 1950-1995 and the Cleveland Browns (AAFC) from 1946-1949. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included.

      Punt Returns
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 D. Hilliard Cle 15 107 7.1 18 0
2018 J. Peppers Cle 25 219 8.8 33 0
2017 J. Peppers Cle 30 180 6.0 25 0
2016 D. Johnson Cle 17 112 6.6 18 0
2015 T. Benjamin Cle 28 324 11.6 78t 1
2014 T. Benjamin Cle 15 127 8.5 37 0
2013 T. Benjamin Cle 22 257 11.7 79t 1
2012 J. Cribbs Cle 38 457 12.0 60 0
2011 J. Cribbs Cle 34 388 11.4 84t 1
2010 J. Cribbs Cle 20 168 8.4 17 0
2009 J. Cribbs Cle 38 452 11.9 67t 1
2008 J. Cribbs Cle 28 228 8.1 32 0
2007 J. Cribbs Cle 30 405 13.5 76t 1
2006 D. Northcutt Cle 28 312 11.1 81 0
2005 D. Northcutt Cle 35 368 10.5 62t 1
2004 D. Northcutt Cle 36 432 12.0 44 0
2003 D. Northcutt Cle 36 295 8.2 38 0
2002 D. Northcutt Cle 25 367 14.7 87t 2
2001 K. Johnson Cle 14 117 8.4 24 0
2000 D. Northcutt Cle 27 289 10.7 30 0
1999 K. Johnson Cle 19 128 6.7 15 0
1995 D. Alexander Cle 9 122 13.6 69t 1
1994 E. Metcalf Cle 35 348 9.9 92t 2
1993 E. Metcalf Cle 36 464 12.9 91t 2
1992 E. Metcalf Cle 44 429 9.8 75t 1
1991 W. Slaughter Cle 17 112 6.6 17 0
1990 S. Adams Cle 13 81 6.2 25 0
1989 G. McNeil Cle 49 496 10.1 49 0
1988 G. McNeil Cle 38 315 8.3 32 0
1987 G. McNeil Cle 34 386 11.4 40 0
1986 G. McNeil Cle 40 348 8.7 84t 1
1985 C. Weathers Cle 28 218 7.8 16 0
1984 B. Brennan Cle 25 199 8.0 19 0
1983 D. Hall Cle 39 284 7.3 19 0
1982 D. Walker Cle 19 101 5.3 14 0
1981 D. Hall Cle 33 248 7.5 40 0
1980 K. Wright Cle 29 129 4.4 15 0
1979 D. Hall Cle 29 295 10.2 47 0
1978 K. Wright Cle 37 288 7.8 42 0
1977 R. Woolsey Cle 32 290 9.1 44 0
1976 S. Holden Cle 31 205 6.6 38 0
1975 G. Pruitt Cle 13 130 10.0 30 0
1974 G. Pruitt Cle 27 349 12.9 72 0
1973 G. Pruitt Cle 16 180 11.2 46 0
1972 B. Majors Cle 16 96 6.0 41 0
1971 L. Kelly Cle 30 292 9.7 74 0
1970 R. Morrison Cle 15 133 8.9 34 0
1969 W. Sumner Cle 9 88 9.8 21 0
1968 C. Leigh Cle 14 76 5.4 29 0
1967 B. Davis Cle 18 229 12.7 52t 1
1966 L. Kelly Cle 13 104 8.0 52 0
1965 L. Kelly Cle 17 265 15.6 67t 2
1964 L. Kelly Cle 9 171 19.0 68t 1
1963 J. Shorter Cle 7 134 19.1 52 0
1962 H. Cassady Cle 7 47 6.7 13 0
1961 B. Mitchell Cle 14 164 11.7 64t 1
1960 J. Shofner Cle 11 105 9.5 36 0
1959 B. Mitchell Cle 17 177 10.4 78t 1
1958 B. Mitchell Cle 14 165 11.8 68t 1
1957 B. Reynolds Cle 24 114 4.8 23 0
1956 K. Konz Cle 13 187 14.4 65t 1
1955 D. Paul Cle 19 148 7.8 60t 1
1954 B. Reynolds Cle 25 138 5.5 39 0
1953 B. Reynolds Cle 18 111 6.2 28 0
1952 R. Renfro Cle 22 169 7.7 34 0
1951 K. Carpenter Cle 14 173 12.4 49 0
1950 D. Phelps Cle 13 174 13.4 54t 1