New Orleans Saints Career Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Yards

The following are the New Orleans Saints career punt return leaders ranked by punt return yards. 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 return yards with 1,482.

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. M. Gray 42 49 657 13.4 80 1
7. R. Mauti 79 75 610 8.1 33 0
8. E. Guliford 21 57 599 10.5 40 0
9. V. Buck 84 70 569 8.1 52 0
10. H. Stevens 28 54 547 10.1 40 0
11. L. Moore 101 47 387 8.2 72 0
12. E. Martin 143 46 368 8.0 39 0
13. D. Harris 14 36 338 9.4 53t 1
14. T. Lewis 34 36 335 9.3 59 0
15. P. Athas 13 35 332 9.5 67 0
16. A. Dodd 38 42 323 7.7 41 0
17. M. Murphy 16 34 318 9.4 74t 1
18. A. Hastings 47 23 305 13.3 76 0
19. W. Chandler 52 45 282 6.3 32 0
20. C. Morton 16 30 278 9.3 51 0
21. A. Hakim 12 34 260 7.6 42 0
22. E. Kennison 16 35 258 7.4 18 0
23. J. Fields 13 27 236 8.7 61 0
24. G. Chapman 9 17 207 12.2 42 0
25. R. Harris 11 27 196 7.3 20 0
26. W. McGarity 9 19 183 9.6 42 0
27. P. Newman 33 24 172 7.2 18 0
28. W. Tullis 21 19 151 7.9 17 0
29. L. Hill 55 17 149 8.8 31 0
30. T. Myers 136 21 135 6.4 16 0
31. G. Howard 36 22 129 5.9 30 0
32. B. Morse 27 19 126 6.6 18 0
33. A. Kamara 45 16 112 7.0 27 0
34. T. Ginn 36 19 103 5.4 17 0
35. D. Stallworth 56 18 102 5.7 27 0
36. J. Saunders 6 9 99 11.0 32 0
37. D. Shepard 4 7 91 13.0 56t 1
38. T. Schmidt 22 11 76 6.9 17 0
39. J. Gilliam 37 22 73 3.3 21 0
  J. Poe 100 9 73 8.1 17 0
41. D. McLemore 3 10 67 6.7 23 0
42. C. Brown 6 11 61 5.5 53t 1
43. G. Fenerty 31 12 55 4.6 13 0
44. R. Massey 32 0 54 0.0 54 0
45. W. Roberts 13 11 50 4.5 11 0
46. B. Cooks 42 13 49 3.8 15 0
47. D. Winslow 12 5 47 9.4 17 0
48. C. Canty 3 9 45 5.0 13 0
49. M. Dowdell 13 12 37 3.1 34 0
50. C. Farasopoulos 6 3 36 12.0 18 0