Detroit Lions Single Season Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Touchdowns

The following are the Detroit Lions single season kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff 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. Mel Gray is the Detroit Lions single season leader in kickoff return touchdowns with 3.

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

      Kickoff Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  M. Gray 1994 Det 45 1,276 28.4 102 3
  E. Drummond 2004 Det 41 1,092 26.6 99t 2
  T. Fair 1998 Det 51 1,428 28.0 106 2
  R. Jessie 1971 Det 16 470 29.4 102 2
  J. Agnew 2019 Det 17 454 26.7 100 1
  L. Barney 1968 Det 25 670 26.8 98t 1
  T. Barr 1958 Det 4 197 49.2 86t 1
  B. Bowman 1954 Det 6 178 29.7 100 1
  C. Fitzsimmons 2007 Det 3 62 20.7 41t 1
  B. Glassgow 1930 Port 0 0 0.0 0 1
  M. Gray 1992 Det 42 1,006 24.0 89t 1
  M. Gray 1993 Det 28 688 24.6 95t 1
  A. Hall 1982 Det 16 426 26.6 96t 1
  B. Jefferson 1941 Det 3 142 47.3 0 1
  S. Logan 2010 Det 55 1,448 26.3 106 1
  N. Mathews 1943 Det 7 246 35.1 98t 1
  J. Morton 1994 Det 4 143 35.8 93t 1
  P. Studstill 1961 Det 16 448 28.0 100 1
  W. Triplett 1950 Det 8 411 51.4 97t 1
  A. Van Tone 1944 Det 9 227 25.2 92t 1
  B. Williams 1969 Det 17 563 33.1 96t 1
  B. Williams 1970 Det 25 544 21.8 85t 1
  R. Williams 1980 Det 9 228 25.3 91t 1