New York Jets Career Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Returns

The following are the New York Jets career kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff returns. Included are player stats for the New York Jets (NFL) from 1970-2020, the New York Jets (AFL) from 1963-1969 and the New York Titans (AFL) from 1960-1962. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Bruce Harper is the New York Jets career leader in kickoff returns with 243.

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

      Kickoff Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. B. Harper 99 243 5,407 22.3 60 0
2. B. Humphery 88 130 2,974 22.9 97t 2
3. L. Washington 55 117 2,986 25.5 98t 4
4. J. Miller 36 114 3,066 26.9 104 3
5. A. Glenn 121 111 2,578 23.2 96t 1
6. T. Mathis 64 107 1,980 18.5 50 0
7. J. Townsell 83 98 2,048 20.9 93t 1
8. L. Piccone 41 96 2,297 23.9 58 0
9. D. Christy 39 77 1,769 23.0 71 0
10. J. McKnight 39 76 2,205 29.0 108 2
11. B. Smith 76 74 1,968 26.6 106 3
12. M. Battle 28 71 1,641 23.1 45 0
13. C. Morton 25 70 1,756 25.1 98t 2
14. K. Sohn 87 63 1,164 18.5 36 0
15. E. Christy 30 58 1,323 22.8 87 0
16. B. Turner 90 55 1,184 21.5 49 0
17. D. Stone 28 53 1,244 23.5 50 0
18. C. Farasopoulos 36 51 1,172 23.0 51 0
19. K. Springs 67 49 1,112 22.7 73 0
20. A. Cromartie 78 41 994 24.2 54 0
21. A. Roberts 16 40 1,174 29.4 99t 1
22. A. Murrell 73 38 615 16.2 37 0
  K. Williams 28 38 947 24.9 97t 1
24. E. Boozer 118 37 872 23.6 96t 1
25. L. Johnson 32 36 833 23.1 102 1
26. J. Carter 22 35 891 25.5 90t 1
27. J. Hector 126 34 735 21.6 53 0
28. D. Carter 10 33 705 21.4 57 0
  L. Jordan 62 33 667 20.2 40 0
30. M. Adkins 13 31 615 19.8 38 0
31. L. Burton 14 30 862 28.7 102 2
  B. Shockley 34 30 707 23.6 32 0
33. P. Brown 16 29 645 22.2 46 0
  C. Yeast 11 29 663 22.9 50 0
35. R. Carpenter 15 26 660 25.4 58 0
  M. Starks 18 26 519 20.0 41 0
37. A. Prior 40 25 442 17.7 27 0
38. H. Bailey 8 24 470 19.6 34 0
39. R. Cobb 15 23 488 21.2 34 0
  J. Cotchery 103 23 594 25.8 94t 1
  L. Giammona 14 23 527 22.9 34 0
42. M. Bates 8 22 596 27.1 48 0
  E. McMillan 76 22 420 19.1 45 0
  J. Tiller 11 22 462 21.0 40 0
45. L. Coles 105 21 418 19.9 34 0
  A. Van Dyke 36 21 427 20.3 37 0
47. H. Bjorklund 30 20 398 19.9 28 0
  J. Cribbs 6 20 490 24.5 42 0
  S. Davis 26 20 483 24.1 46 0
  P. Harvin 8 20 495 24.8 65 0