Indianapolis Colts Single Season Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Yards

The following are the Indianapolis Colts single season kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return yards. 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. Terrence Wilkins is the Indianapolis Colts single season leader in kickoff return yards with 1,272.

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

      Kickoff Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  T. Wilkins 2006 Ind 52 1,272 24.5 70 0
  A. Bailey 1997 Ind 55 1,206 21.9 61 0
  D. Rhodes 2004 Ind 48 1,188 24.8 88t 1
  T. Walters 2002 Ind 53 1,150 21.7 44 0
  T. Wilkins 1999 Ind 51 1,134 22.2 97t 1
  N. Glasgow 1979 Bal 50 1,126 22.5 58 0
  C. Verdin 1993 Ind 50 1,050 21.0 38 0
  A. Bailey 1996 Ind 43 1,041 24.2 95t 1
  T. Wilkins 2001 Ind 44 1,007 22.9 50 0
  M. Johnson 1978 Bal 41 927 22.6 57 0
  C. Simpson 2009 Ind 38 898 23.6 93t 1
  D. Rhodes 2005 Ind 41 855 20.9 39 0
  B. Laird 1972 Bal 29 843 29.1 73 0
  C. Verdin 1992 Ind 39 815 20.9 42 0
  B. Laird 1975 Bal 31 799 25.8 65 0
  R. Humphrey 1994 Ind 35 783 22.4 95t 1
  A. Bentley 1988 Ind 39 775 19.9 40 0
  A. Bailey 1998 Ind 34 759 22.3 44 0
  N. Glasgow 1980 Bal 33 743 22.5 44 0
  Z. Dixon 1981 Bal 36 737 20.5 46 0
  T. Rushing 2007 Ind 31 714 23.0 47 0
  H. Stevens 1976 Bal 30 710 23.7 83 0
  J. Duncan 1970 Bal 20 707 35.4 99t 1
  P. Pearson 1969 Bal 31 706 22.8 51 0
  C. Verdin 1991 Ind 36 689 19.1 88t 1
  A. Bentley 1986 Ind 32 687 21.5 37 0
  A. Bentley 1985 Ind 27 674 25.0 48 0
  L. Lyles 1961 Bal 28 672 24.0 64 0
  P. Smith 1984 Ind 32 651 20.3 96t 1
  R. Martin 1985 Ind 32 638 19.9 36 0
  A. Haymond 1965 Bal 20 614 30.7 53 0
  T. Matte 1962 Bal 27 613 22.7 42 0
  J. Cribbs 2014 Ind 19 608 32.0 76 0
  D. Reed 2013 Ind 24 590 24.6 39 0
  J. Pathon 2000 Ind 26 583 22.4 48 0
  J. Young 2011 Ind 31 578 18.6 51 0
  Q. Bray 2015 Ind 21 570 27.1 60 0
  J. Duncan 1969 Bal 19 560 29.5 92t 1
  B. Laird 1973 Bal 24 547 22.8 51 0
  B. Pyatt 2003 Ind 19 544 28.6 90 0
  B. Laird 1977 Bal 24 541 22.5 35 0
  C. Speyrer 1974 Bal 22 539 24.5 44 0
  P. Pearson 1968 Bal 15 527 35.1 102 2
  L. Anderson 1984 Ind 22 525 23.9 69 0
  J. Sample 1960 Bal 18 519 28.8 94t 1
  L. Anderson 1982 Bal 27 517 19.1 33 0
  B. Turner 1962 Bal 20 504 25.2 37 0
  A. Bentley 1987 Ind 22 500 22.7 45 0
  B. Laird 1974 Bal 19 499 26.3 55 0
  J. Washington 1978 Bal 19 499 26.3 90t 1