Detroit Lions Career Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Average

The following are the Detroit Lions career kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return average. Included are player stats for the Detroit Lions (NFL) from 1934-2020 and the Portsmouth Spartans (NFL) from 1930-1933. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Pat Studstill is the Detroit Lions career leader in kickoff return average with 25.65.

Players active with the Detroit Lions during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 75 kickoff returns

      Kickoff Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. P. Studstill 77 75 1,924 25.7 100 1
2. M. Gray 84 216 5,478 25.4 102 5
3. T. Fair 51 101 2,516 24.9 106 2
4. T. Watkins 64 91 2,262 24.9 94 0
5. S. Logan 48 116 2,877 24.8 106 1
6. G. Milburn 32 119 2,942 24.7 69 0
7. A. Cason 40 80 1,945 24.3 74 0
8. D. Howard 41 155 3,732 24.1 91 0
9. E. Drummond 52 213 5,026 23.6 99t 2
10. A. Hall 76 128 2,819 22.0 96t 1