New Orleans Saints Career Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Returns

The following are the New Orleans Saints career punt return leaders ranked by punt returns. Included are player stats for the New Orleans Saints (NFL) from 1967-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Michael Lewis is the New Orleans Saints career leader in punt returns with 142.

Players active with the New Orleans Saints during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Punt Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. M. Lewis 63 142 1,482 10.4 83t 1
2. T. Hughes 63 116 1,060 9.1 83t 2
3. J. Groth 68 104 887 8.5 36 0
4. R. Bush 60 92 720 7.8 71t 4
5. D. Sproles 44 81 671 8.3 72t 1
6. R. Mauti 79 75 610 8.1 33 0
7. V. Buck 84 70 569 8.1 52 0
8. E. Guliford 21 57 599 10.5 40 0
9. H. Stevens 28 54 547 10.1 40 0
10. M. Gray 42 49 657 13.4 80 1
11. L. Moore 101 47 387 8.2 72 0
12. E. Martin 143 46 368 8.0 39 0
13. W. Chandler 52 45 282 6.3 32 0
14. A. Dodd 38 42 323 7.7 41 0
15. D. Harris 14 36 338 9.4 53t 1
  T. Lewis 34 36 335 9.3 59 0
17. P. Athas 13 35 332 9.5 67 0
  E. Kennison 16 35 258 7.4 18 0
19. A. Hakim 12 34 260 7.6 42 0
  M. Murphy 16 34 318 9.4 74t 1
21. C. Morton 16 30 278 9.3 51 0
22. J. Fields 13 27 236 8.7 61 0
  R. Harris 11 27 196 7.3 20 0
24. P. Newman 33 24 172 7.2 18 0
25. A. Hastings 47 23 305 13.3 76 0
26. J. Gilliam 37 22 73 3.3 21 0
  G. Howard 36 22 129 5.9 30 0
28. T. Myers 136 21 135 6.4 16 0
29. T. Ginn 36 19 103 5.4 17 0
  W. McGarity 9 19 183 9.6 42 0
  B. Morse 27 19 126 6.6 18 0
  W. Tullis 21 19 151 7.9 17 0
33. D. Stallworth 56 18 102 5.7 27 0
34. G. Chapman 9 17 207 12.2 42 0
  L. Hill 55 17 149 8.8 31 0
36. A. Kamara 45 16 112 7.0 27 0
37. B. Cooks 42 13 49 3.8 15 0
38. M. Dowdell 13 12 37 3.1 34 0
  G. Fenerty 31 12 55 4.6 13 0
40. C. Brown 6 11 61 5.5 53t 1
  W. Roberts 13 11 50 4.5 11 0
  T. Schmidt 22 11 76 6.9 17 0
43. D. McLemore 3 10 67 6.7 23 0
44. C. Canty 3 9 45 5.0 13 0
  J. Poe 100 9 73 8.1 17 0
  J. Saunders 6 9 99 11.0 32 0
47. M. Adkins 14 7 0 0.0 4 0
  D. Shepard 4 7 91 13.0 56t 1
49. L. Lipps 2 5 22 4.4 16 0
  D. Lyons 4 5 34 6.8 27 0