Kansas City Chiefs Career Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Returns

The following are the Kansas City Chiefs career punt return leaders ranked by punt returns. Included are player stats for the Kansas City Chiefs (NFL) from 1970-2020, the Kansas City Chiefs (AFL) from 1963-1969 and the Dallas Texans (AFL) from 1960-1962. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. J.T. Smith is the Kansas City Chiefs career leader in punt returns with 216.

Players active with the Kansas City Chiefs during the 2020 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Punt Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. J. Smith 83 216 2,289 10.6 88t 4
2. D. Hall 96 188 1,882 10.0 93t 5
3. T. Vanover 70 181 1,930 10.7 86t 4
4. J. Arenas 47 105 1,035 9.9 37 0
5. E. Podolak 104 86 739 8.6 60 0
6. T. Hill 61 85 1,009 11.9 95t 4
  D. Thomas 61 85 755 8.9 81t 1
8. D. Carter 104 83 787 9.5 86t 2
9. D. McCluster 58 79 959 12.1 94t 3
10. L. Brunson 53 71 610 8.6 48 0
11. W. Mitchell 87 56 564 10.1 71 1
12. A. Haynes 70 55 598 10.9 46 0
13. L. Marshall 23 53 334 6.3 31 0
  N. Smith 32 53 589 11.1 80t 1
15. F. Jackson 70 47 480 10.2 41 0
16. N. Worthen 19 44 313 7.1 37 0
17. G. Lane 17 43 381 8.9 57 0
18. D. Hughes 85 35 260 7.4 43 0
19. M. Garrett 58 34 223 6.6 79 1
  K. Lockett 54 34 254 7.5 26 0
21. E. Drummond 12 32 222 6.9 22 0
  E. Payton 14 32 364 11.4 39 0
23. F. Hammond 25 29 315 10.9 47 0
  A. Hancock 59 29 198 6.8 30 0
  J. Smith 28 29 245 8.4 48 0
  K. Taylor 16 29 187 6.4 16 0
27. T. Stradford 10 22 150 6.8 18 0
28. L. Parker 38 21 192 9.1 35 0
  J. Robinson 164 21 272 13.0 62 1
  B. Wade 12 21 160 7.6 18 0
31. M. Clemons 8 19 162 8.5 44 0
  M. Hardman 18 19 183 9.6 36 0
  P. Mandley 18 19 151 7.9 19 0
34. C. Penn 26 18 160 8.9 20 0
35. K. Reardon 58 16 92 5.8 19 0
36. J. Birden 71 15 115 7.7 22 0
  G. Green 100 15 121 8.1 18 0
  E. Kennison 91 15 185 12.3 46 0
39. D. Savage 13 14 53 3.8 19 0
40. C. Warner 19 13 135 10.4 22 0
41. D. Homan 15 12 70 5.8 18 0
  F. Jones 41 12 108 9.0 25 0
  C. Thomas 7 12 112 9.3 34 0
44. K. Robinson 8 11 94 8.5 32 0
  E. Thomas 181 11 64 5.8 19 0
46. E. Harry 79 9 28 3.1 7 0
  G. Sellers 28 9 144 16.0 76t 1
48. J. Fields 5 8 161 20.1 85t 1
49. B. Sams 3 7 58 8.3 16 0
50. S. Brannan 13 5 10 2.0 8 0