Washington Redskins Yearly Punt Return Leaders

Ranked by Punt Returns

The following are the Washington Redskins yearly punt return leaders ranked by punt returns. 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.

      Punt Returns
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 T. Quinn Was 16 78 4.9 15 0
2018 G. Stroman Was 8 27 3.4 10 0
2017 J. Crowder Was 27 171 6.3 29 0
2016 J. Crowder Was 27 328 12.1 85t 1
2015 J. Crowder Was 30 158 5.3 16 0
2014 A. Roberts Was 28 208 7.4 37 0
2013 S. Moss Was 18 130 7.2 18 0
2012 B. Banks Was 26 178 6.8 27 0
2011 B. Banks Was 36 328 9.1 55 0
2010 B. Banks Was 38 431 11.3 53 0
2009 A. Randle El Was 17 102 6.0 43 0
2008 A. Randle El Was 39 254 6.5 36 0
2007 A. Randle El Was 34 209 6.1 27 0
2006 A. Randle El Was 39 342 8.8 87t 1
2005 A. Brown Was 13 63 4.8 16 0
2004 J. Thrash Was 19 162 8.5 43 0
2003 C. Morton Was 19 188 9.9 28 0
2002 C. Bailey Was 24 238 9.9 39 0
2001 E. Metcalf Was 33 412 12.5 89t 1
2000 D. Sanders Was 25 185 7.4 57 0
1999 B. Mitchell Was 40 332 8.3 33 0
1998 B. Mitchell Was 44 506 11.5 47 0
1997 B. Mitchell Was 38 442 11.6 63t 1
1996 B. Mitchell Was 23 258 11.2 71 0
1995 B. Mitchell Was 25 315 12.6 59t 1
1994 B. Mitchell Was 32 452 14.1 78t 2
1993 B. Mitchell Was 29 193 6.7 48 0
1992 B. Mitchell Was 29 271 9.3 84t 1
1991 B. Mitchell Was 45 600 13.3 69t 2
1990 W. Stanley Was 24 176 7.3 32 0
1989 J. Johnson Was 21 200 9.5 38 0
1988 D. Shepard Was 12 104 8.7 23 0
1987 E. Yarber Was 37 273 7.4 33 0
1986 K. Jenkins Was 28 270 9.6 39 0
1985 K. Jenkins Was 26 272 10.5 28 0
1984 M. Nelms Was 49 428 8.7 46 0
1983 M. Nelms Was 38 289 7.6 35 0
1982 M. Nelms Was 32 252 7.9 28 0
1981 M. Nelms Was 45 492 10.9 75t 2
1980 M. Nelms Was 48 487 10.1 64 0
1979 B. Hardeman Was 24 207 8.6 52 0
1978 T. Green Was 42 443 10.5 80t 1
1977 E. Brown Was 57 452 7.9 43 0
1976 E. Brown Was 48 646 13.5 71t 1
1975 L. Jones Was 53 407 7.7 52t 1
1974 J. Theismann Was 15 157 10.5 44 0
1973 S. Duncan Was 28 228 8.1 18 0
1972 T. Vactor Was 17 88 5.2 28 0
1971 T. Vactor Was 23 194 8.4 30 0
1970 R. Harris Was 14 10 0.7 8 0
1969 R. Harris Was 14 158 11.3 86t 1
1968 R. Harris Was 19 144 7.6 20 0
1967 R. Harris Was 23 208 9.0 51 0
1966 R. Harris Was 18 108 6.0 52t 1
1965 R. Harris Was 31 377 12.2 57t 1
1964 P. Atkins Was 13 138 10.6 68 0
1963 D. James Was 16 214 13.4 39 0
1962 D. James Was 19 145 7.6 33 0
1961 D. James Was 12 90 7.5 18 0
1960 D. James Was 7 46 6.6 20 0
1959 D. James Was 21 95 4.5 26 0
1958 J. Scudero Was 8 27 3.4 8 0
1957 B. Zagers Was 14 217 15.5 76t 2
1956 J. Scudero Was 10 50 5.0 12 0
1955 J. Scudero Was 25 241 9.6 49t 1
1954 J. Scudero Was 14 53 3.8 25 0
1953 J. Williams Was 18 172 9.6 62 0
1952 J. Williams Was 24 366 15.2 74t 2
1951 B. Dudley Was 22 172 7.8 27 0
1950 E. Saenz Was 14 125 8.9 24 0