New England Patriots Single Season Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Touchdowns

The following are the New England Patriots single season kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return touchdowns. Included are player stats for the New England Patriots (NFL) from 1971-2020, the Boston Patriots (NFL) in 1970 and the Boston Patriots (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Raymond Clayborn is the New England Patriots single season leader in kickoff return touchdowns with 3.

Players active with the New England Patriots during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Kickoff Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  R. Clayborn 1977 NE 28 869 31.0 102 3
  K. Faulk 2002 NE 26 725 27.9 87t 2
  B. Tate 2010 NE 41 1,057 25.8 104 2
  W. Andrews 2007 NE 4 149 37.2 77t 1
  R. Burton 1961 Bos 15 401 26.7 91t 1
  A. Carter 1975 NE 32 879 27.5 99t 1
  D. Cullors 1997 NE 15 386 25.7 86t 1
  L. Garron 1962 Bos 24 686 28.6 95t 1
  L. Garron 1961 Bos 16 438 27.4 89t 1
  M. Herron 1973 NE 41 1,092 26.6 92t 1
  E. Hobbs 2007 NE 35 911 26.0 108 1
  E. Hobbs 2008 NE 45 1,281 28.5 95t 1
  E. Hobbs 2006 NE 10 360 36.0 93t 1
  H. Ivory 1980 NE 36 992 27.6 98t 1
  B. Johnson 2004 NE 41 1,016 24.8 93t 1
  B. Johnson 2003 NE 30 847 28.2 92t 1
  D. Lewis 2017 NE 23 570 24.8 104 1
  S. Martin 1988 NE 31 735 23.7 95t 1
  D. McCourty 2012 NE 27 654 24.2 104 1
  C. Patterson 2018 NE 23 663 28.8 95t 1
  R. Smith 1982 NE 24 567 23.6 98t 1
  J. Vaughn 1992 NE 20 564 28.2 100 1
  J. Vaughn 1991 NE 34 717 21.1 99t 1