New York Jets Single Season Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Returns

The following are the New York Jets single season kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff returns. Included are player stats for the New York Jets (NFL) from 1970-2018, 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. Justin Miller is the New York Jets single season leader in kickoff returns with 60.

Players active with the New York Jets during the 2018 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Kickoff Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  J. Miller 2005 NYJ 60 1,577 26.3 95t 1
  C. Morton 2002 NYJ 58 1,509 26.0 98t 2
  B. Harper 1979 NYJ 55 1,158 21.1 52 0
  B. Harper 1978 NYJ 55 1,280 23.3 40 0
  B. Smith 2010 NYJ 50 1,432 28.6 97t 2
  B. Harper 1980 NYJ 49 1,070 21.8 35 0
  L. Washington 2008 NYJ 48 1,231 25.6 94 1
  L. Washington 2007 NYJ 47 1,291 27.5 98t 3
  J. Miller 2006 NYJ 46 1,304 28.3 104 2
  T. Mathis 1990 NYJ 43 787 18.3 35 0
  B. Harper 1977 NYJ 42 1,035 24.6 60 0
  M. Battle 1970 NYJ 40 891 22.3 41 0
  A. Roberts 2018 NYJ 40 1,174 29.4 99t 1
  J. McKnight 2012 NYJ 39 1,072 27.5 100 1
  L. Piccone 1974 NYJ 39 961 24.6 46 0
  D. Christy 1962 NYT 38 824 21.7 43 0
  J. McKnight 2011 NYJ 34 1,073 31.6 108 1
  J. Townsell 1989 NYJ 34 653 19.2 69 0
  M. Adkins 1973 NYJ 31 615 19.8 38 0
  M. Battle 1969 NYJ 31 750 24.2 45 0
  L. Piccone 1976 NYJ 31 699 22.5 58 0
  J. Townsell 1988 NYJ 31 601 19.4 40 0
  L. Burton 1960 NYT 30 862 28.7 102 2
  P. Brown 1983 NYJ 29 645 22.2 46 0
  T. Mathis 1991 NYJ 29 599 20.7 50 0
  C. Yeast 2001 NYJ 29 663 22.9 50 0
  A. Glenn 1997 NYJ 28 741 26.5 96t 1
  B. Humphery 1986 NYJ 28 655 23.4 96t 1
  T. Mathis 1992 NYJ 28 492 17.6 32 0
  D. Stone 1999 NYJ 28 689 24.6 50 0
  A. Glenn 1999 NYJ 27 601 22.3 46 0
  A. Glenn 1994 NYJ 27 582 21.6 45 0
  E. Boozer 1966 NYJ 26 659 25.3 96t 1
  C. Farasopoulos 1972 NYJ 26 627 24.1 51 0
  L. Piccone 1975 NYJ 26 637 24.5 53 0
  K. Sohn 1981 NYJ 26 528 20.3 31 0
  E. Christy 1968 NYJ 25 599 24.0 87 0
  C. Farasopoulos 1971 NYJ 25 545 21.8 30 0
  D. Stone 2000 NYJ 25 555 22.2 43 0
  H. Bailey 1996 NYJ 24 470 19.6 34 0
  D. Christy 1963 NYJ 24 585 24.4 71 0
  A. Glenn 1998 NYJ 24 585 24.4 62 0
  B. Humphery 1989 NYJ 24 414 17.2 52 0
  E. Christy 1967 NYJ 23 521 22.7 33 0
  R. Cobb 1996 NYJ 23 488 21.2 34 0
  L. Giammona 1976 NYJ 23 527 22.9 34 0
  B. Harper 1981 NYJ 23 480 20.9 42 0
  A. Murrell 1993 NYJ 23 342 14.9 23 0
  K. Springs 1984 NYJ 23 521 22.7 73 0
  B. Humphery 1984 NYJ 22 675 30.7 97t 1