New York Giants Single Season Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Average

The following are the New York Giants single season punt return leaders ranked by punt return average. Included are player stats for the New York Giants (NFL) from 1925-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Emlen Tunnell is the New York Giants single season leader in punt return average with 14.38.

Players active with the New York Giants during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 20 punt returns

      Punt Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  E. Tunnell 1951 NYG 34 489 14.4 81t 3
  E. Tunnell 1952 NYG 30 411 13.7 60 0
  D. Meggett 1989 NYG 46 582 12.7 76t 1
  D. Meggett 1994 NYG 26 323 12.4 68t 2
  E. Tunnell 1949 NYG 26 315 12.1 67t 1
  T. Barber 1999 NYG 44 506 11.5 85t 1
  D. Meggett 1990 NYG 43 467 10.9 68t 1
  B. Hammond 1977 NYG 32 334 10.4 68t 1
  D. Meggett 1993 NYG 32 331 10.3 75t 1
  D. Meggett 1991 NYG 28 287 10.2 70t 1
  D. Hixon 2008 NYG 24 242 10.1 50 0
  D. Harris 2015 NYG 34 341 10.0 80t 1
  E. Tunnell 1950 NYG 31 305 9.8 43 0
  A. Toomer 1997 NYG 47 455 9.7 53t 1
  C. Morton 2005 NYG 47 453 9.6 58 1
  P. McConkey 1987 NYG 42 394 9.4 37 0
  C. Morton 2006 NYG 29 268 9.2 38 0
  P. Athas 1974 NYG 20 180 9.0 22 0
  T. Barber 2001 NYG 38 338 8.9 23 0
  D. Meggett 1992 NYG 27 240 8.9 39 0
  R. Colbert 1975 NYG 27 238 8.8 65t 1
  L. Bright 1982 NYG 37 325 8.8 33 0
  T. Barber 2000 NYG 39 332 8.5 31 0
  D. Joyce 2002 NYG 25 210 8.4 37 0
  P. McConkey 1985 NYG 53 442 8.3 37 0
  A. Garrett 1980 NYG 35 287 8.2 66 0
  R. Randle 2013 NYG 29 237 8.2 32 0
  O. Beckham 2014 NYG 21 171 8.1 25 0
  P. Shaw 1983 NYG 29 234 8.1 27 0
  P. McConkey 1986 NYG 32 253 7.9 22 0
  L. Bright 1981 NYG 52 410 7.9 55 0
  P. McConkey 1988 NYG 40 313 7.8 35 0
  P. Athas 1973 NYG 20 153 7.7 28 0
  R. McQuarters 2007 NYG 42 318 7.6 27 0
  D. James 1964 NYG 21 153 7.3 31 0
  A. Toomer 1998 NYG 35 252 7.2 39 0
  B. Hammond 1978 NYG 22 157 7.1 24 0
  F. Reagan 1947 NYG 27 182 6.7 35 0
  M. Jones 2004 NYG 34 227 6.7 29 0
  P. McConkey 1984 NYG 46 306 6.7 31 0
  E. Tunnell 1953 NYG 38 223 5.9 37 0
  D. Harris 2016 NYG 29 170 5.9 17 0
  D. Reynaud 2010 NYG 23 132 5.7 20 0
  E. Tunnell 1956 NYG 22 120 5.5 14 0
  B. Mitchell 2003 NYG 29 154 5.3 15 0
  D. Maynard 1958 NYG 24 117 4.9 22 0
  G. Filipski 1957 NYG 20 91 4.5 17 0
  J. Robinson 1976 NYG 24 106 4.4 22 0
  E. Tunnell 1955 NYG 25 98 3.9 66t 1
  E. Tunnell 1954 NYG 25 78 3.1 12 0