New Orleans Saints Single Season Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Average

The following are the New Orleans Saints single season kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return average. Included are player stats for the New Orleans Saints (NFL) from 1967-2019. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Mel Gray is the New Orleans Saints single season leader in kickoff return average with 27.93.

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

Leaders based on 20 kickoff returns

      Kickoff Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  M. Gray 1986 NO 31 866 27.9 102 1
  C. Roby 2009 NO 42 1,154 27.5 97t 1
  D. Sproles 2011 NO 40 1,089 27.2 92 0
  T. Cadet 2012 NO 26 690 26.5 75 0
  W. Roberts 1967 NO 28 737 26.3 91t 1
  E. Guliford 1997 NO 43 1,128 26.2 102 1
  M. Lewis 2002 NO 70 1,807 25.8 97t 2
  R. Mauti 1980 NO 31 798 25.7 52 0
  T. Hughes 1996 NO 70 1,791 25.6 58 0
  P. Thomas 2008 NO 31 793 25.6 88 0
  T. Hughes 1993 NO 30 753 25.1 99t 1
  M. Lewis 2006 NO 37 914 24.7 51 0
  T. Hughes 1994 NO 63 1,556 24.7 98t 2
  T. Hughes 1995 NO 66 1,617 24.5 83 0
  D. McAllister 2001 NO 45 1,091 24.2 63 0
  P. Thomas 2007 NO 36 865 24.0 64 0
  M. Lewis 2004 NO 51 1,215 23.8 96t 1
  M. Lewis 2001 NO 32 762 23.8 68 0
  C. Roby 2010 NO 33 785 23.8 39 0
  W. Chandler 1978 NO 32 760 23.8 38 0
  M. Lewis 2003 NO 45 1,068 23.7 53 0
  M. Adkins 1972 NO 43 1,020 23.7 61 0
  C. Morton 2000 NO 44 1,029 23.4 68 0
  W. Wilson 1981 NO 31 722 23.3 57 0
  G. Howard 1968 NO 23 533 23.2 36 0
  H. Stevens 1974 NO 33 749 22.7 41 0
  H. Stevens 1973 NO 26 590 22.7 48 0
  J. Rogers 1980 NO 41 930 22.7 88 0
  R. Mauti 1977 NO 27 609 22.6 38 0
  T. Anthony 1984 NO 22 490 22.3 64 0
  R. Mauti 1979 NO 36 801 22.2 39 0
  J. Rogers 1981 NO 28 621 22.2 44 0
  F. McAfee 2005 NO 22 485 22.0 34 0
  D. Philyaw 1999 NO 53 1,165 22.0 55 0
  G. Chapman 1975 NO 28 614 21.9 36 0
  K. Duckett 1983 NO 33 719 21.8 61 0
  A. Stecker 2005 NO 31 672 21.7 46 0
  G. Atkins 1988 NO 20 424 21.2 57 0
  T. Davis 1999 NO 20 424 21.2 35 0
  M. Gray 1987 NO 30 636 21.2 43 0
  Q. Ismail 1998 NO 28 590 21.1 39 0
  M. Gray 1988 NO 32 670 20.9 39 0
  F. McAfee 1993 NO 28 580 20.7 55 0
  T. Anthony 1985 NO 23 476 20.7 52 0
  W. Tullis 1985 NO 23 470 20.4 62 0
  G. Fenerty 1990 NO 28 572 20.4 58 0
  K. Duckett 1984 NO 29 580 20.0 39 0
  T. Galbreath 1976 NO 20 399 19.9 32 0
  G. Atkins 1991 NO 20 368 18.4 27 0