Detroit Lions Career Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Touchdowns

The following are the Detroit Lions career punt return leaders ranked by punt return touchdowns. 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. Jack Christiansen is the Detroit Lions career leader in punt return touchdowns with 8.

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

      Punt Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. J. Christiansen 89 85 1,084 12.8 89t 8
2. E. Drummond 52 108 1,058 9.8 83t 4
3. J. Agnew 32 60 679 11.3 88t 3
  Y. Lary 133 126 758 6.0 74t 3
  T. Watkins 64 94 970 10.3 90t 3
6. L. Barney 140 143 1,312 9.2 74t 2
  B. Dudley 28 30 448 14.9 84t 2
  M. Gray 84 132 1,427 10.8 78t 2
  D. Howard 41 68 821 12.1 95t 2
  P. Mandley 74 143 1,360 9.5 81t 2
  R. Martin 49 118 1,118 9.5 81t 2
  G. Presnell 74 0 0 0.0 0 2
  A. Roberts 16 20 246 12.3 85t 2
14. S. Belichick 6 1 77 77.0 77t 1
  C. DeShane 48 5 107 21.4 81t 1
  E. Hackney 42 1 40 40.0 40 1
  A. Hakim 42 19 233 12.3 72t 1
  E. Payton 8 27 273 10.1 87t 1
  J. Robinson 14 13 185 14.2 79t 1
  J. Ross 26 47 527 11.2 58t 1
  R. Swinton 24 39 422 10.8 89t 1
  W. Triplett 18 32 375 11.7 62t 1
  D. Walker 67 18 284 15.8 70t 1