Detroit Lions Yearly Punting Leaders

Ranked by Punting Yards

The following are the Detroit Lions yearly punting leaders ranked by punting yards. 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.

      Punting
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net
2019 S. Martin Det 76 3,445 45.3 62 7 31 0 41.8
2018 S. Martin Det 74 3,310 44.7 61 4 32 0 39.2
2017 S. Martin Det 41 1,779 43.4 64 6 13 0 37.6
2016 S. Martin Det 62 3,010 48.5 63 3 23 0 44.2
2015 S. Martin Det 80 3,679 46.0 66 3 25 0 42.0
2014 S. Martin Det 68 3,138 46.1 71 5 29 0 40.1
2013 S. Martin Det 72 3,399 47.2 72 10 22 1 40.4
2012 N. Harris Det 67 2,783 41.5 58 1 21 0 37.6
2011 R. Donahue Det 49 2,093 42.7 60 4 13 0 35.6
2010 N. Harris Det 90 4,018 44.6 66 8 24 0 35.8
2009 N. Harris Det 74 3,175 42.9 56 5 20 0 36.8
2008 N. Harris Det 90 3,952 43.9 66 6 24 0 38.0
2007 N. Harris Det 68 3,010 44.3 58 5 26 0 36.4
2006 N. Harris Det 66 2,967 45.0 67 9 18 0 38.2
2005 N. Harris Det 84 3,656 43.5 60 2 34 0 36.9
2004 N. Harris Det 92 3,765 40.9 60 7 32 1 34.2
2003 N. Harris Det 63 2,531 40.2 51 5 11 1 33.1
2002 J. Jett Det 91 3,838 42.2 57 7 29 0 38.0
2001 J. Jett Det 58 2,512 43.3 62 6 16 0 35.5
2000 J. Jett Det 93 4,044 43.5 59 12 33 2 34.8
1999 J. Jett Det 86 3,637 42.3 62 12 27 0 34.8
1998 J. Jett Det 66 2,892 43.8 60 6 17 0 36.0
1997 J. Jett Det 84 3,576 42.6 60 4 24 2 35.6
1996 M. Royals Det 69 3,020 43.8 60 8 11 1 33.4
1995 M. Royals Det 57 2,393 42.0 69 6 15 2 31.0
1994 G. Montgomery Det 63 2,782 44.2 64 8 19 1 34.2
1993 J. Arnold Det 72 3,207 44.5 68 9 15 0 36.8
1992 J. Arnold Det 65 2,846 43.8 71 10 12 1 34.7
1991 J. Arnold Det 75 3,092 41.2 63 5 27 0 35.4
1990 J. Arnold Det 63 2,560 40.6 59 5 10 0 35.3
1989 J. Arnold Det 82 3,538 43.1 64 9 14 1 36.0
1988 J. Arnold Det 97 4,110 42.4 69 7 22 0 35.9
1987 J. Arnold Det 46 2,007 43.6 60 4 17 0 39.6
1986 M. Black Det 46 1,819 39.5 57 5 11 1 31.3
1985 M. Black Det 73 3,054 41.8 60 5 17 0 34.7
1984 M. Black Det 76 3,164 41.6 63 8 13 0 32.7
1983 M. Black Det 71 2,911 41.0 60 9 17 1 33.7
1982 T. Skladany Det 36 1,483 41.2 59 3 6 0 34.0
1981 T. Skladany Det 64 2,784 43.5 74 5 21 0 37.3
1980 T. Skladany Det 72 3,036 42.2 67 8 16 1 35.3
1979 L. Swider Det 88 3,523 40.0 72 7 13 0 33.5
1978 T. Skladany Det 86 3,654 42.5 63 7 19 1 35.0
1977 W. Summers Det 93 3,420 36.8 51 5 6 1 30.5
1976 H. Weaver Det 83 3,280 39.5 69 6 15 1 34.3
1975 H. Weaver Det 80 3,361 42.0 61 0 0 1 0.0
1974 H. Weaver Det 72 2,772 38.5 61 0 0 2 0.0
1973 H. Weaver Det 54 2,333 43.2 66 0 0 1 0.0
1972 H. Weaver Det 43 1,734 40.3 55 0 0 0 0.0
1971 H. Weaver Det 42 1,752 41.7 63 0 0 2 0.0
1970 H. Weaver Det 62 2,483 40.0 65 0 0 1 0.0
1969 L. Barney Det 66 2,249 34.1 53 0 0 1 0.0
1968 J. DePoyster Det 71 2,868 40.4 60 0 0 0 0.0
1967 L. Barney Det 47 1,757 37.4 55 0 0 0 0.0
1966 P. Studstill Det 72 2,956 41.1 66 0 0 0 0.0
1965 P. Studstill Det 78 3,335 42.8 69 0 0 0 0.0
1964 Y. Lary Det 67 3,099 46.3 73 0 0 0 0.0
1963 Y. Lary Det 35 1,713 48.9 73 0 0 0 0.0
1962 Y. Lary Det 52 2,354 45.3 68 0 0 1 0.0
1961 Y. Lary Det 52 2,519 48.4 71 0 0 0 0.0
1960 Y. Lary Det 64 2,802 43.8 63 0 0 2 0.0
1959 Y. Lary Det 45 2,121 47.1 67 0 0 0 0.0
1958 Y. Lary Det 59 2,524 42.8 62 0 0 1 0.0
1957 Y. Lary Det 54 2,156 39.9 66 0 0 0 0.0
1956 Y. Lary Det 42 1,698 40.4 41 0 0 0 0.0
1955 E. Girard Det 56 2,310 41.2 65 0 0 0 0.0
1954 E. Girard Det 63 2,585 41.0 65 0 0 0 0.0
1953 B. Smith Det 40 1,647 41.2 0 0 0 0 0.0
1952 B. Smith Det 61 2,729 44.7 0 0 0 0 0.0
1951 B. Smith Det 49 2,082 42.5 0 0 0 0 0.0
1950 B. Smith Det 32 1,310 40.9 0 0 0 0 0.0