New York Jets Yearly Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Returns

The following are the New York Jets yearly punt return leaders ranked by punt 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.

      Punt Returns
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 B. Berrios NYJ 21 240 11.4 26 0
2018 A. Roberts NYJ 23 324 14.1 78t 1
2017 J. Kerley NYJ 16 85 5.3 15 0
  J. Natson NYJ 16 38 2.4 17 0
2016 J. Marshall NYJ 18 100 5.6 19 0
2015 J. Kerley NYJ 48 411 8.6 58 0
2014 J. Kerley NYJ 25 199 8.0 41 0
2013 J. Kerley NYJ 13 115 8.8 24 0
2012 J. Kerley NYJ 19 208 10.9 68t 1
2011 J. Kerley NYJ 29 317 10.9 53 0
2010 J. Leonhard NYJ 21 238 11.3 32 0
2009 J. Cotchery NYJ 23 236 10.3 31 0
2008 L. Washington NYJ 29 303 10.4 37 0
2007 L. Washington NYJ 20 183 9.2 33 0
2006 T. Dwight NYJ 14 146 10.4 18 0
2005 J. Cotchery NYJ 23 182 7.9 18 0
2004 S. Moss NYJ 27 225 8.3 46 0
2003 S. Moss NYJ 30 332 11.1 47 0
2002 S. Moss NYJ 25 413 16.5 63t 2
2001 C. Morton NYJ 13 113 8.7 33 0
  C. Yeast NYJ 13 122 9.4 35 0
2000 D. Ward NYJ 27 214 7.9 19 0
1999 D. Ward NYJ 38 288 7.6 23 0
1998 L. Johnson NYJ 29 203 7.0 23 0
1997 L. Johnson NYJ 51 619 12.1 66t 1
1996 W. Chrebet NYJ 28 139 5.0 15 0
1995 D. Carter NYJ 21 145 6.9 20 0
1994 C. Hicks NYJ 38 342 9.0 26 0
1993 C. Hicks NYJ 17 157 9.2 20 0
1992 R. Carpenter NYJ 28 208 7.4 21 0
1991 T. Mathis NYJ 23 157 6.8 25 0
1990 J. Townsell NYJ 17 154 9.1 20 0
1989 J. Townsell NYJ 33 299 9.1 30 0
1988 J. Townsell NYJ 35 409 11.7 59t 1
1987 J. Townsell NYJ 32 381 11.9 91t 1
1986 K. Sohn NYJ 35 289 8.3 27 0
1985 K. Sohn NYJ 16 149 9.3 46 0
1984 K. Springs NYJ 28 247 8.8 33 0
1983 K. Springs NYJ 23 287 12.5 76t 1
1982 B. Harper NYJ 23 184 8.0 24 0
1981 B. Harper NYJ 35 265 7.6 46 0
1980 B. Harper NYJ 28 242 8.6 24 0
1979 B. Harper NYJ 33 290 8.8 51 0
1978 B. Harper NYJ 30 378 12.6 82t 1
1977 B. Harper NYJ 34 425 12.5 49 0
1976 L. Piccone NYJ 21 173 8.2 60t 1
1975 L. Piccone NYJ 18 74 4.1 9 0
1974 R. Word NYJ 38 301 7.9 34 0
1973 C. Farasopoulos NYJ 14 111 7.9 23 0
1972 C. Farasopoulos NYJ 17 179 10.5 65t 1
1971 C. Farasopoulos NYJ 19 155 8.2 19 0
1970 M. Battle NYJ 19 117 6.2 21 0
1969 M. Battle NYJ 34 235 6.9 22 0
1968 B. Baird NYJ 18 111 6.2 20 0
1967 B. Baird NYJ 25 219 8.8 33 0
1966 B. Turner NYJ 10 60 6.0 16 0
1965 B. Baird NYJ 14 88 6.3 23 0
1964 B. Baird NYJ 18 170 9.4 27 0
1963 D. Christy NYJ 9 46 5.1 13 0
1962 D. Christy NYT 15 250 16.7 73t 2
1961 D. Christy NYT 18 383 21.3 70t 2
1960 L. Burton NYT 12 93 7.8 21 0