Indianapolis Colts Single Season Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Average

The following are the Indianapolis Colts single season punt return leaders ranked by punt 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. Clarence Verdin is the Indianapolis Colts single season leader in punt return average with 12.87.

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

Leaders based on 20 punt returns

      Punt Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  C. Verdin 1989 Ind 23 296 12.9 49t 1
  C. Verdin 1990 Ind 31 396 12.8 36 0
  R. Gardin 1970 Bal 28 330 11.8 80t 1
  T. Hilton 2012 Ind 26 300 11.5 75t 1
  C. Verdin 1992 Ind 24 268 11.2 84t 2
  R. Martin 1985 Ind 40 443 11.1 70t 1
  H. Stevens 1975 Bal 36 396 11.0 53 0
  C. Verdin 1988 Ind 22 239 10.9 73t 1
  T. Wilkins 2001 Ind 21 219 10.4 78t 1
  J. Logan 1963 Bal 28 279 10.0 38 0
  A. Haymond 1965 Bal 41 403 9.8 55 0
  T. Wilkins 1999 Ind 41 388 9.5 39t 1
  C. Rogers 2018 Ind 23 215 9.3 51 0
  T. Wilkins 2006 Ind 21 193 9.2 82t 1
  B. Laird 1972 Bal 34 303 8.9 42 0
  H. Stevens 1977 Bal 34 301 8.9 24 0
  A. Haymond 1966 Bal 40 347 8.7 64 0
  C. Taseff 1956 Bal 27 233 8.6 90t 1
  T. Wilkins 2000 Ind 29 240 8.3 36 0
  T. Walters 2005 Ind 21 172 8.2 29 0
  N. Glasgow 1980 Bal 23 187 8.1 20 0
  H. Stevens 1976 Bal 39 315 8.1 44 0
  D. Brewer 1994 Ind 42 339 8.1 75t 1
  N. Glasgow 1979 Bal 44 352 8.0 75t 1
  R. Volk 1968 Bal 25 198 7.9 24 0
  Q. Bray 2015 Ind 21 166 7.9 33 0
  T. Walters 2002 Ind 35 270 7.7 34 0
  G. Whalen 2014 Ind 26 187 7.2 22 0
  L. Anderson 1983 Bal 20 138 6.9 20 0
  C. Taseff 1958 Bal 29 196 6.8 33 0
  L. Anderson 1984 Ind 27 182 6.7 19 0
  C. Verdin 1991 Ind 25 165 6.6 22 0
  B. Brooks 1987 Ind 22 136 6.2 17 0
  A. Haymond 1967 Bal 26 155 6.0 32 0
  J. Sample 1959 Bal 22 129 5.9 25 0
  C. Verdin 1993 Ind 30 173 5.8 24 0
  M. Johnson 1978 Bal 25 143 5.7 17 0
  T. Rushing 2009 Ind 21 119 5.7 22 0
  R. Volk 1971 Bal 22 118 5.4 18 0
  B. Rechichar 1955 Bal 30 121 4.0 24 0
  B. Rechichar 1957 Bal 22 71 3.2 22 0