Miami Dolphins Single Season Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Returns

The following are the Miami Dolphins single season punt return leaders ranked by punt returns. 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. Wes Welker is the Miami Dolphins single season leader in punt returns with 43.

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

      Punt Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  W. Welker 2005 Mia 43 390 9.1 47 0
  M. Clayton 1983 Mia 41 392 9.6 60t 1
  W. Welker 2006 Mia 41 378 9.2 47 0
  D. Bess 2011 Mia 37 442 11.9 25 0
  J. Landry 2015 Mia 36 356 9.9 69t 1
  T. Vigorito 1981 Mia 36 379 10.5 87t 1
  M. Thigpen 2013 Mia 34 264 7.8 34 0
  J. Scott 1971 Mia 33 318 9.6 31 0
  O. McDuffie 1994 Mia 32 228 7.1 26 0
  J. Ogden 2001 Mia 32 377 11.8 48 0
  F. Solomon 1977 Mia 32 285 8.9 39 0
  J. Scott 1974 Mia 31 346 11.2 30 0
  T. Buckley 1998 Mia 29 354 12.2 35 0
  D. Bess 2009 Mia 28 209 7.5 22 0
  J. Cefalo 1978 Mia 28 232 8.3 26 0
  N. Jacquet 1999 Mia 28 351 12.5 45 0
  O. McDuffie 1993 Mia 28 317 11.3 72t 2
  S. Miller 1991 Mia 28 248 8.9 32 0
  T. Nathan 1979 Mia 28 306 10.9 86t 1
  J. Scott 1970 Mia 27 290 10.7 77t 1
  C. Jordan 1997 Mia 26 273 10.5 38 0
  T. Martin 1990 Mia 26 140 5.4 35 0
  F. Solomon 1975 Mia 26 320 12.3 50t 1
  M. Thigpen 2012 Mia 26 316 12.2 72t 1
  D. Bess 2010 Mia 25 284 11.4 47 0
  J. Grant 2017 Mia 25 190 7.6 27 0
  J. Landry 2014 Mia 25 204 8.2 32 0
  M. Morris 1969 Mia 25 172 6.9 38 0
  C. Ellis 1986 Mia 24 149 6.2 17 0
  T. Ginn 2007 Mia 24 230 9.6 87t 1
  O. McDuffie 1995 Mia 24 163 6.8 24 0
  S. Miller 1992 Mia 24 175 7.3 19 0
  S. Schwedes 1988 Mia 24 230 9.6 36 0
  S. Schwedes 1987 Mia 24 203 8.5 31 0
  T. Nathan 1980 Mia 23 178 7.7 30 0
  C. Leigh 1972 Mia 22 210 9.5 27 0
  O. McDuffie 1996 Mia 22 212 9.6 19 0
  J. Scott 1973 Mia 22 266 12.1 33 0
  T. Vigorito 1985 Mia 22 197 9.0 21 0
  D. Bess 2008 Mia 21 231 11.0 27 0
  C. Rogers 2003 Mia 21 186 8.9 48 0
  F. Walker 1984 Mia 21 169 8.0 33 0
  J. Grant 2016 Mia 20 165 8.2 74t 1
  T. Vigorito 1982 Mia 20 192 9.6 59t 1
  J. Ogden 2000 Mia 19 323 17.0 81t 1
  S. Schwedes 1989 Mia 18 210 11.7 70t 1
  J. Landry 2016 Mia 16 163 10.2 20 0
  D. Ward 2002 Mia 16 169 10.6 34 0
  L. Shepherd 2000 Mia 15 164 10.9 32 0
  J. Grant 2018 Mia 14 228 16.3 71t 1