Denver Broncos Yearly Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Average

The following are the Denver Broncos yearly kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff 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.

Leaders based on 20 kickoff returns

      Kickoff Returns
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2013 T. Holliday Den 28 775 27.7 106 1
2010 E. Decker Den 22 556 25.3 51 0
2009 E. Royal Den 26 621 23.9 93t 1
2008 E. Royal Den 23 600 26.1 95 0
2006 B. Clark Den 23 512 22.3 36 0
2003 C. Cole Den 30 714 23.8 34 0
2002 R. Droughns Den 20 516 25.8 53 0
2001 C. Cole Den 48 1,127 23.5 52 0
2000 D. O'Neal Den 46 1,102 24.0 87t 1
1999 C. Watson Den 48 1,138 23.7 71 0
1998 V. Hebron Den 46 1,216 26.4 95t 1
1997 V. Hebron Den 43 1,009 23.5 46 0
1996 V. Hebron Den 45 1,099 24.4 59 0
1995 G. Milburn Den 47 1,269 27.0 86 0
1994 B. By'Not'e Den 24 545 22.7 41 0
1992 A. Montgomery Den 21 466 22.2 64 0
1991 A. Montgomery Den 26 488 18.8 55 0
1990 K. Clark Den 20 505 25.2 75 0
1989 K. Bell Den 30 602 20.1 33 0
1988 K. Bell Den 36 762 21.2 38 0
1986 K. Bell Den 23 531 23.1 42 0
1985 V. Johnson Den 30 740 24.7 39 0
1983 Z. Thomas Den 28 573 20.5 42 0
1981 W. Manning Den 26 514 19.8 31 0
1980 L. Brunson Den 40 923 23.1 53 0
1977 R. Upchurch Den 20 456 22.8 32 0
1976 R. Upchurch Den 22 514 23.4 64 0
1975 R. Upchurch Den 40 1,084 27.1 58 0
1973 O. Armstrong Den 20 472 23.6 50 0
1972 R. Montgomery Den 29 756 26.1 94t 1
1970 B. Anderson Den 21 520 24.8 39 0
1969 W. Williams Den 23 574 25.0 38 0
1968 F. Little Den 26 649 25.0 89 0
1967 F. Little Den 35 942 26.9 60 0
1965 A. Haynes Den 34 901 26.5 60 0
1964 O. Barry Den 47 1,245 26.5 60 0
1963 C. Mitchell Den 37 954 25.8 90 1
1960 A. Carmichael Den 22 581 26.4 58 0