San Francisco 49ers Single Season Kickoff Return Leaders

Ranked by Kickoff Return Touchdowns

The following are the San Francisco 49ers single season kickoff return leaders ranked by kickoff return touchdowns. Included are player stats for the San Francisco 49ers (NFL) from 1950-2020 and the San Francisco 49ers (AAFC) from 1946-1949. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Abe Woodson is the San Francisco 49ers single season leader in kickoff return touchdowns with 3.

Players active with the San Francisco 49ers during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Kickoff Returns
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  A. Woodson 1963 SF 29 935 32.2 104 3
  J. Arenas 1956 SF 27 801 29.7 96 1
  D. Carter 1994 SF 48 1,105 23.0 96t 1
  D. Carter 1991 SF 37 839 22.7 98t 1
  J. Cribbs 1987 SF 13 327 25.2 92t 1
  T. Ginn 2011 SF 29 800 27.6 102 1
  R. James 2018 SF 23 580 25.2 97t 1
  T. Kirby 1997 SF 3 124 41.3 102 1
  A. Lawrence 1981 SF 17 437 25.7 92t 1
  L. Lyles 1960 SF 17 526 30.9 97t 1
  C. Monroe 1985 SF 28 717 25.6 95t 1
  J. Owens 1979 SF 41 1,002 24.4 85t 1
  J. Owens 1980 SF 31 726 23.4 102 1
  A. Rossum 2008 SF 47 1,259 26.8 104 1
  V. Washington 1972 SF 27 771 28.6 98t 1
  D. Williams 1977 SF 4 122 30.5 80t 1
  D. Williams 1978 SF 34 745 21.9 89t 1
  C. Wilson 2003 SF 37 836 22.6 95t 1
  A. Woodson 1959 SF 13 382 29.4 106 1
  A. Woodson 1961 SF 27 782 29.0 98t 1