Los Angeles Chargers Single Season Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Yards

The following are the Los Angeles Chargers single season punt return leaders ranked by punt return yards. Included are player stats for the Los Angeles Chargers (NFL) from 2017-2020, the San Diego Chargers (NFL) from 1970-2016, the San Diego Chargers (AFL) from 1961-1969 and the Los Angeles Chargers (AFL) in 1960. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Darrien Gordon is the Los Angeles Chargers single season leader in punt return yards with 537.

Players active with the Los Angeles Chargers during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Punt Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  D. Gordon 1996 SD 36 537 14.9 81t 1
  E. Metcalf 1997 SD 45 489 10.9 85t 3
  D. Gordon 1994 SD 36 475 13.2 90t 2
  S. Duncan 1965 SD 30 464 15.5 66t 2
  M. Fuller 1979 SD 46 448 9.7 27 0
  M. Fuller 1978 SD 39 436 11.2 34 0
  M. Fuller 1976 SD 33 436 13.2 43 0
  S. Duncan 1967 SD 36 434 12.1 50 0
  M. Fuller 1975 SD 36 410 11.4 52 1
  L. James 1987 SD 32 400 12.5 81t 1
  D. Gordon 1993 SD 31 395 12.7 54 0
  L. Rachal 1998 SD 32 387 12.1 56 0
  M. Fuller 1977 SD 28 360 12.9 88t 1
  R. Smith 1973 SD 27 352 13.0 84t 2
  E. Parker 2006 SD 37 331 8.9 50 0
  A. Coleman 1995 SD 28 326 11.6 88t 1
  D. King 2018 LAC 23 318 13.8 73t 1
  M. Fuller 1980 SD 30 298 9.9 31 0
  J. Brooks 1981 SD 22 290 13.2 42 0
  S. Duncan 1969 SD 27 280 10.4 38 0
  L. James 1988 SD 28 278 9.9 24 0
  T. Dwight 2001 SD 24 271 11.3 84t 1
  K. Taylor 1991 SD 28 269 9.6 48 0
  T. Benjamin 2017 LAC 27 257 9.5 65t 1
  D. Sproles 2008 SD 22 249 11.3 43 0
  S. Duncan 1966 SD 18 238 13.2 81t 1
  E. Parker 2004 SD 27 237 8.8 32 0
  A. Cason 2010 SD 14 231 16.5 62 0
  T. Dwight 2002 SD 19 231 12.2 37 0
  E. Bieniemy 1992 SD 30 229 7.6 21 0
  D. Sproles 2007 SD 24 229 9.5 45t 1
  G. Anderson 1986 SD 25 227 9.1 30 0
  L. James 1985 SD 25 213 8.5 24 0
  N. Jacquet 2000 SD 30 211 7.0 35 0
  C. Gibson 1961 SD 14 209 14.9 39 0
  L. James 1984 SD 30 208 6.9 58t 1
  E. Parker 2003 SD 23 207 9.0 49 0
  S. Duncan 1968 SD 18 206 11.4 95t 1
  P. Crayton 2011 SD 22 202 9.2 31 0
  L. Alworth 1964 SD 18 189 10.5 43 0
  L. Johnson 2003 SD 24 184 7.7 21 0
  D. Sproles 2009 SD 26 183 7.0 77t 1
  L. Dunlap 1972 SD 19 179 9.4 21 0
  D. Sproles 2010 SD 24 166 6.9 16 0
  J. Rodgers 1977 SD 15 158 10.5 52 0
  T. Gaiter 1998 SD 13 155 11.9 49 0
  K. Lincoln 1961 SD 7 150 21.4 57t 1
  C. Penn 1999 SD 21 148 7.0 18 0
  J. LeVias 1971 SD 22 145 6.6 19 0
  J. Brooks 1982 SD 12 138 11.5 29 0