Denver Broncos Career Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Average

The following are the Denver Broncos career punt return leaders ranked by punt return average. Included are player stats for the Denver Broncos (NFL) from 1970-2020 and the Denver Broncos (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Rick Upchurch is the Denver Broncos career leader in punt return average with 12.13.

Players active with the Denver Broncos during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 75 punt returns

      Punt Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. R. Upchurch 119 248 3,008 12.1 92t 8
2. E. Royal 57 81 967 11.9 85t 2
3. B. Thompson 179 157 1,814 11.6 60 0
4. F. Little 117 81 893 11.0 72t 2
5. D. O'Neal 61 128 1,325 10.4 86t 2
6. G. Milburn 48 112 1,158 10.3 54 0
7. G. Willhite 78 101 1,012 10.0 70t 1
8. V. Johnson 128 81 689 8.5 38 0