Miami Dolphins Single Season Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Average

The following are the Miami Dolphins single season kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return average. Included are player stats for the Miami Dolphins (NFL) from 1970-2019 and the Miami Dolphins (AFL) from 1966-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Mercury Morris is the Miami Dolphins single season leader in kickoff return average with 29.00.

Players active with the Miami Dolphins during the 2018 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 20 kickoff returns

      Kickoff Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  M. Morris 1970 Mia 28 812 29.0 96t 1
  J. Landry 2014 Mia 34 954 28.1 74 0
  M. Thigpen 2012 Mia 38 1,040 27.4 96t 1
  F. Walker 1983 Mia 36 962 26.7 78 0
  N. Moore 1974 Mia 22 587 26.7 40 0
  M. Morris 1969 Mia 43 1,136 26.4 106 1
  M. Logan 1989 Mia 24 613 25.5 97t 1
  J. Avery 1998 Mia 43 1,085 25.2 55 0
  J. Auer 1966 Mia 28 698 24.9 95t 1
  T. Ginn 2009 Mia 52 1,296 24.9 102 2
  E. Gates 2011 Mia 34 843 24.8 77 0
  A. Denson 2000 Mia 20 495 24.8 56 0
  B. Marion 1999 Mia 62 1,524 24.6 93 0
  F. Walker 1981 Mia 38 932 24.5 90t 1
  O. McDuffie 1995 Mia 23 564 24.5 47 0
  I. Spikes 1996 Mia 28 681 24.3 59 0
  N. Carroll 2010 Mia 27 655 24.3 46 0
  G. Davis 1976 Mia 26 617 23.7 47 0
  O. McDuffie 1993 Mia 32 755 23.6 48 0
  I. Spikes 1997 Mia 24 565 23.5 48 0
  B. Marion 2000 Mia 22 513 23.3 47 0
  T. Minor 2002 Mia 46 1,071 23.3 66 0
  J. Grant 2017 Mia 21 479 22.8 31 0
  T. Ginn 2007 Mia 63 1,433 22.7 52 0
  L. Hampton 1985 Mia 45 1,020 22.7 46 0
  D. Harris 1978 Mia 29 657 22.7 53 0
  W. Welker 2005 Mia 61 1,379 22.6 46 0
  T. Nathan 1979 Mia 45 1,016 22.6 43 0
  C. Chambers 2001 Mia 36 811 22.5 47 0
  M. Thigpen 2013 Mia 39 870 22.3 50 0
  D. Bessillieu 1980 Mia 40 890 22.2 87 0
  W. Welker 2006 Mia 48 1,064 22.2 46 0
  D. Williams 2015 Mia 21 457 21.8 37 0
  F. Walker 1982 Mia 20 433 21.6 32 0
  C. Ellis 1986 Mia 25 541 21.6 41 0
  T. Minor 2003 Mia 34 727 21.4 49 0
  O. McDuffie 1994 Mia 36 767 21.3 46 0
  F. Walker 1984 Mia 29 617 21.3 41 0
  J. Cribbs 1988 Mia 41 863 21.0 44 0
  J. Auer 1967 Mia 21 441 21.0 47 0
  T. Ginn 2008 Mia 32 657 20.5 41 0
  P. Cobbs 2010 Mia 22 431 19.6 40 0
  A. Craver 1991 Mia 32 615 19.2 49 0
  M. Logan 1990 Mia 20 367 18.4 35 0