Pittsburgh Steelers Single Season Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Average

The following are the Pittsburgh Steelers single season kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return average. Included are player stats for the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) from 1945-2020, the Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) from 1940-1942 and the Pittsburgh Pirates (NFL) from 1933-1939. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Gary Ballman is the Pittsburgh Steelers single season leader in kickoff return average with 31.73.

Players active with the Pittsburgh Steelers during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 20 kickoff returns

      Kickoff Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  G. Ballman 1963 Pit 22 698 31.7 93 1
  L. Chandnois 1953 Pit 21 610 29.0 93t 1
  A. Brown 2011 Pit 27 737 27.3 52 0
  R. Woodson 1989 Pit 36 982 27.3 84t 1
  S. Logan 2009 Pit 55 1,466 26.7 83 0
  C. Rainey 2012 Pit 39 1,035 26.5 68 0
  S. Watson 1955 Pit 27 716 26.5 49 0
  Q. Morgan 2005 Pit 23 583 25.3 74 0
  D. McCall 1969 Pit 21 532 25.3 102 1
  L. Anderson 1978 Pit 37 930 25.1 95t 1
  E. Sanders 2010 Pit 25 628 25.1 48 0
  A. Randle El 2004 Pit 21 527 25.1 41 0
  D. Dunn 1998 Pit 21 525 25.0 44 0
  W. Blackwell 1997 Pit 32 791 24.7 97t 1
  M. Wheaton 2014 Pit 20 494 24.7 41 0
  D. Shy 1968 Pit 28 682 24.4 49 0
  E. Mills 1995 Pit 54 1,306 24.2 57 0
  G. Ballman 1966 Pit 20 477 23.9 70 0
  B. Keys 1962 Pit 28 667 23.8 57 0
  M. Collier 1975 Pit 22 523 23.8 94t 1
  L. Sanchez 1986 Pit 25 591 23.6 64 0
  A. Rossum 2007 Pit 38 885 23.3 98t 1
  J. Sample 1961 Pit 23 532 23.1 59 0
  T. Edwards 2001 Pit 20 462 23.1 81 0
  R. Woodson 1988 Pit 37 850 23.0 92t 1
  A. Randle El 2002 Pit 32 733 22.9 99t 1
  T. Spencer 1985 Pit 27 617 22.9 40 0
  D. Shy 1967 Pit 21 473 22.5 45 0
  I. Taylor 2003 Pit 37 831 22.5 53 0
  F. Pollard 1980 Pit 22 494 22.5 34 0
  L. Anderson 1981 Pit 37 825 22.3 35 0
  F. Jones 2013 Pit 23 510 22.2 42 0
  R. Woodson 1990 Pit 35 764 21.8 49 0
  W. Slater 1947 Pit 22 480 21.8 39 0
  R. Colclough 2004 Pit 26 566 21.8 48 0
  L. Anderson 1979 Pit 34 732 21.5 44 0
  R. Colclough 2005 Pit 22 473 21.5 63 0
  C. Peaks 1965 Pit 20 429 21.4 58 0
  N. Davenport 2006 Pit 21 448 21.3 40 0
  D. Stone 1988 Pit 29 610 21.0 92t 1
  R. Erenberg 1985 Pit 21 441 21.0 35 0
  L. Mays 2002 Pit 32 671 21.0 35 0
  R. Erenberg 1984 Pit 28 575 20.5 47 0
  C. Butler 1965 Pit 25 509 20.4 36 0
  J. Henderson 1968 Pit 29 589 20.3 44 0
  D. Stone 1987 Pit 28 568 20.3 34 0
  R. Switzer 2018 Pit 30 607 20.2 35 0
  B. Campbell 1969 Pit 26 522 20.1 46 0
  R. Woodson 1991 Pit 44 880 20.0 47 0
  A. Randle El 2003 Pit 24 466 19.4 34 0