Oakland Raiders Single Season Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Average

The following are the Oakland Raiders single season punt return leaders ranked by punt return average. Included are player stats for the Oakland Raiders (NFL) from 1995-2018, the Los Angeles Raiders (NFL) from 1982-1994, the Oakland Raiders (NFL) from 1970-1981 and the Oakland Raiders (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Claude Gibson is the Oakland Raiders single season leader in punt return average with 14.45.

Players active with the Oakland Raiders during the 2018 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 20 punt returns

      Punt Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. C. Gibson 1964 Oak 29 419 14.4 58 0
2. N. Colzie 1975 Oak 48 655 13.6 64 0
3. P. Buchanon 2003 Oak 36 491 13.6 80t 2
4. G. Atkinson 1968 Oak 36 490 13.6 86t 2
5. R. Bird 1967 Oak 46 612 13.3 78 0
6. J. Higgins 2008 Oak 44 570 13.0 93t 3
7. T. Brown 1994 LAR 40 487 12.2 48 0
8. D. Howard 1998 Oak 45 541 12.0 75t 2
9. R. Smith 1974 Oak 41 486 11.9 55 0
10. C. Gibson 1963 Oak 26 307 11.8 85 2
11. T. Brown 1993 LAR 40 465 11.6 74t 1
12. C. Gibson 1965 Oak 31 357 11.5 58 1
13. G. Pruitt 1983 LAR 58 666 11.5 97t 1
14. T. Brown 1991 LAR 29 330 11.4 75t 1
15. F. Walker 1985 LAR 62 692 11.2 32 0
16. N. Colzie 1976 Oak 41 448 10.9 32 0
17. N. Colzie 1977 Oak 32 334 10.4 23 0
18. T. Brown 1992 LAR 37 383 10.4 40 0
19. T. Brown 1995 Oak 36 364 10.1 38 0
20. D. Gordon 1999 Oak 42 397 9.5 78 0
21. A. Wyatt 1970 Oak 25 231 9.2 63t 1
22. T. Brown 1988 LAR 49 444 9.1 36 0
23. J. Richard 2016 Oak 34 306 9.0 47 0
24. F. Walker 1986 LAR 49 440 9.0 70t 1
25. G. Pruitt 1984 LAR 53 473 8.9 38 0
26. D. Gordon 2000 Oak 29 258 8.9 36 0
27. I. Matthews 1980 Oak 48 421 8.8 34 0
28. R. Bird 1966 Oak 37 323 8.7 42 0
29. T. Brown 1990 LAR 34 295 8.7 39 0
30. D. Moore 2011 Oak 25 216 8.6 34 0
31. T. Brown 1996 Oak 32 272 8.5 36 0
32. G. Atkinson 1973 Oak 41 336 8.2 63t 1
33. T. Watts 1981 Oak 35 284 8.1 52t 1
34. B. Garner 1962 Oak 20 162 8.1 25 0
35. G. Atkinson 1971 Oak 20 159 8.0 34 0
36. D. Howard 1997 Oak 27 210 7.8 31 0
37. G. Pruitt 1982 LAR 27 209 7.7 25 0
38. T. Carrie 2014 Oak 26 195 7.5 27 0
39. N. Miller 2010 Oak 35 257 7.3 46 0
40. C. Woods 1987 LAR 26 189 7.3 34 0
41. N. Colzie 1978 Oak 47 310 6.6 24 0
42. C. Carr 2006 Oak 35 216 6.2 35 0
43. G. Atkinson 1969 Oak 25 153 6.1 30 0
44. J. Richard 2017 Oak 26 155 6.0 19 0
45. P. Buchanon 2004 Oak 21 121 5.8 18 0
46. P. Adams 2012 Oak 25 139 5.6 47 0
47. C. Carr 2005 Oak 34 186 5.5 34 0
48. J. Higgins 2009 Oak 34 177 5.2 19 0
49. I. Matthews 1979 Oak 32 165 5.2 20 0
50. J. Higgins 2007 Oak 20 103 5.2 54 0