Indianapolis Colts Single Season Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Average

The following are the Indianapolis Colts single season kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return average. Included are player stats for the Indianapolis Colts (NFL) from 1984-2020, the Baltimore Colts (NFL) from 1953-1983, the Baltimore Colts (NFL) in 1950 and the Baltimore Colts (AAFC) from 1947-1949. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Jim Duncan is the Indianapolis Colts single season leader in kickoff return average with 35.35.

Players active with the Indianapolis Colts during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 20 kickoff returns

      Kickoff Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  J. Duncan 1970 Bal 20 707 35.4 99t 1
  A. Haymond 1965 Bal 20 614 30.7 53 0
  B. Laird 1972 Bal 29 843 29.1 73 0
  Q. Bray 2015 Ind 21 570 27.1 60 0
  B. Laird 1975 Bal 31 799 25.8 65 0
  B. Turner 1962 Bal 20 504 25.2 37 0
  A. Bentley 1985 Ind 27 674 25.0 48 0
  D. Rhodes 2004 Ind 48 1,188 24.8 88t 1
  D. Reed 2013 Ind 24 590 24.6 39 0
  C. Speyrer 1974 Bal 22 539 24.5 44 0
  K. Williams 1983 Bal 20 490 24.5 90 0
  T. Wilkins 2006 Ind 52 1,272 24.5 70 0
  A. Bailey 1996 Ind 43 1,041 24.2 95t 1
  L. Lyles 1961 Bal 28 672 24.0 64 0
  L. Anderson 1984 Ind 22 525 23.9 69 0
  H. Stevens 1976 Bal 30 710 23.7 83 0
  C. Simpson 2009 Ind 38 898 23.6 93t 1
  A. Bailey 1995 Ind 21 495 23.6 95t 1
  T. Rushing 2007 Ind 31 714 23.0 47 0
  T. Wilkins 2001 Ind 44 1,007 22.9 50 0
  B. Laird 1973 Bal 24 547 22.8 51 0
  P. Pearson 1969 Bal 31 706 22.8 51 0
  A. Bentley 1987 Ind 22 500 22.7 45 0
  T. Matte 1962 Bal 27 613 22.7 42 0
  M. Johnson 1978 Bal 41 927 22.6 57 0
  B. Laird 1977 Bal 24 541 22.5 35 0
  N. Glasgow 1979 Bal 50 1,126 22.5 58 0
  N. Glasgow 1980 Bal 33 743 22.5 44 0
  J. Pathon 2000 Ind 26 583 22.4 48 0
  R. Humphrey 1994 Ind 35 783 22.4 95t 1
  A. Bailey 1998 Ind 34 759 22.3 44 0
  T. Wilkins 1999 Ind 51 1,134 22.2 97t 1
  A. Bailey 1997 Ind 55 1,206 21.9 61 0
  T. Walters 2002 Ind 53 1,150 21.7 44 0
  P. Garcon 2008 Ind 22 475 21.6 39 0
  R. Humphrey 1995 Ind 21 453 21.6 64 0
  A. Bentley 1986 Ind 32 687 21.5 37 0
  C. Verdin 1993 Ind 50 1,050 21.0 38 0
  C. Verdin 1992 Ind 39 815 20.9 42 0
  D. Rhodes 2005 Ind 41 855 20.9 39 0
  Z. Dixon 1981 Bal 36 737 20.5 46 0
  P. Smith 1984 Ind 32 651 20.3 96t 1
  K. Williams 1981 Bal 20 399 19.9 35 0
  R. Martin 1985 Ind 32 638 19.9 36 0
  A. Bentley 1988 Ind 39 775 19.9 40 0
  K. Anderson 1981 Bal 20 393 19.6 30 0
  K. Anderson 1980 Bal 20 386 19.3 35 0
  L. Anderson 1982 Bal 27 517 19.1 33 0
  C. Verdin 1991 Ind 36 689 19.1 88t 1
  J. Young 2011 Ind 31 578 18.6 51 0