Washington Redskins Career Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Return Average

The following are the Washington Redskins career punt return leaders ranked by punt return average. Included are player stats for the Washington Redskins (NFL) from 1937-2020, the Boston Redskins (NFL) from 1933-1936 and the Boston Braves (NFL) in 1932. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Brian Mitchell is the Washington Redskins career leader in punt return average with 10.97.

Players active with the Washington Redskins during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 75 punt returns

      Punt Returns
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. B. Mitchell 159 317 3,476 11.0 84t 7
2. E. Brown 39 111 1,150 10.4 71t 1
3. B. Banks 41 100 937 9.4 55 0
4. M. Nelms 68 212 1,948 9.2 75t 2
5. R. Harris 83 119 1,005 8.4 86t 3
6. D. James 99 98 794 8.1 39 0
7. J. Crowder 56 86 677 7.9 85t 1
8. A. Randle El 63 129 907 7.0 87t 1