Pittsburgh Steelers Yearly Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Yards

The following are the Pittsburgh Steelers yearly punt return leaders ranked by punt return yards. 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.

      Punt Returns
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 D. Johnson Pit 20 248 12.4 85t 1
2018 R. Switzer Pit 30 252 8.4 23 0
2017 E. Rogers Pit 19 146 7.7 27 0
2016 A. Brown Pit 15 140 9.3 33 0
2015 A. Brown Pit 22 212 9.6 71t 1
2014 A. Brown Pit 30 319 10.6 71t 1
2013 A. Brown Pit 32 409 12.8 67t 1
2012 A. Brown Pit 27 183 6.8 29 0
2011 A. Brown Pit 30 325 10.8 60t 1
2010 A. Brown Pit 19 110 5.8 21 0
2009 S. Logan Pit 30 280 9.3 25 0
2008 S. Holmes Pit 34 226 6.6 35 0
2007 A. Rossum Pit 36 232 6.4 49 0
2006 S. Holmes Pit 26 264 10.2 65t 1
2005 A. Randle El Pit 44 448 10.2 81t 2
2004 A. Randle El Pit 42 347 8.3 60 0
2003 A. Randle El Pit 45 542 12.0 84t 2
2002 A. Randle El Pit 37 257 6.9 29 0
2001 H. Poteat Pit 36 292 8.1 39 0
2000 H. Poteat Pit 36 467 13.0 54 1
1999 T. Edwards Pit 25 234 9.4 48 0
1998 C. Hawkins Pit 15 175 11.7 47 0
1997 W. Blackwell Pit 23 149 6.5 15 0
1996 A. Hastings Pit 37 242 6.5 33 0
1995 A. Hastings Pit 48 474 9.9 72t 1
1994 R. Woodson Pit 39 319 8.2 42 0
1993 R. Woodson Pit 42 338 8.0 39 0
1992 R. Woodson Pit 32 364 11.4 80t 1
1991 R. Woodson Pit 28 320 11.4 40 0
1990 R. Woodson Pit 38 398 10.5 52t 1
1989 R. Woodson Pit 29 207 7.1 20 0
1988 R. Woodson Pit 33 281 8.5 28 0
1987 R. Woodson Pit 16 135 8.4 20 0
1986 R. Woods Pit 33 294 8.9 41 0
1985 L. Lipps Pit 36 437 12.1 71t 2
1984 L. Lipps Pit 53 656 12.4 76t 1
1983 P. Skansi Pit 43 363 8.4 57 0
1982 W. Sydnor Pit 22 172 7.8 21 0
1981 L. Anderson Pit 20 208 10.4 33 0
1980 T. Bell Pit 34 339 10.0 27 0
1979 T. Bell Pit 45 378 8.4 27 0
1978 T. Bell Pit 21 152 7.2 18 0
1977 J. Smith Pit 36 294 8.2 30 0
1976 T. Bell Pit 39 390 10.0 35 0
1975 G. Edwards Pit 25 267 10.7 25 0
1974 L. Swann Pit 41 577 14.1 69 1
1973 G. Edwards Pit 34 336 9.9 44 0
1972 G. Edwards Pit 22 202 9.2 54 0
1971 J. Staggers Pit 31 262 8.5 67t 1
1970 H. Bryant Pit 37 159 4.3 33 0
1969 B. Campbell Pit 28 133 4.8 23 0
1968 R. Jefferson Pit 28 274 9.8 80t 1
1967 J. Bradshaw Pit 16 97 6.1 26 0
1966 R. Jefferson Pit 12 29 2.4 12 0
1965 R. Jefferson Pit 13 100 7.7 67 0
1964 B. Keys Pit 14 172 12.3 90 0
1963 B. Keys Pit 13 198 15.2 82 0
1962 P. Carpenter Pit 7 109 15.6 60 0
1961 J. Sample Pit 26 283 10.9 55t 1
1960 P. Carpenter Pit 13 120 9.2 20 0
1959 D. Sutherin Pit 12 68 5.7 28 0
1958 D. Christy Pit 17 153 9.0 43 0
1957 B. Wells Pit 21 143 6.8 30 0
1956 H. Ford Pit 25 145 5.8 59 0
1955 V. Eaton Pit 23 73 3.2 20 0
1954 J. Lattner Pit 17 73 4.3 15 0
1953 R. Mathews Pit 16 128 8.0 54 0
1952 R. Mathews Pit 26 397 15.3 70t 2
1951 R. Mathews Pit 15 231 15.4 68t 1
1950 B. Gage Pit 14 192 13.7 33 0