Detroit Lions Career Punting Leaders

Ranked by Punting Net Average

The following are the Detroit Lions career punting leaders ranked by punting net 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. Yale Lary is the Detroit Lions career leader in net punting average with 43.9.

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

Net Average statistics are only available for 1976-2019 seasons.

Leaders based on 250 punts

      Punting
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net
1. Y. Lary 133 503 22,279 44.3 73 0 0 4 43.9
2. S. Martin 106 473 21,760 46.0 72 38 175 1 40.9
3. H. Weaver 97 436 17,715 40.6 69 6 15 8 39.0
4. N. Harris 136 694 29,857 43.0 67 48 210 2 36.3
5. J. Arnold 114 536 22,893 42.7 71 53 124 3 35.8
6. J. Jett 95 503 21,494 42.7 62 50 154 4 35.8
7. T. Skladany 57 268 11,363 42.4 74 23 64 2 35.7
8. M. Black 58 272 11,181 41.1 63 27 59 2 33.4