Career Leaders and Records for Kickoff Returns

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Leaders

  • Since 1976
Leaders Table
Rk Player Ret From To School
1Troy Stoudermire*14420082012Minnesota
2Tyron Carrier*14120082011Houston
3T.J. Graham*13720082011North Carolina State
4David Gilreath*13520072010Wisconsin
Kerwynn Williams*13520092012Utah State
6Damaris Johnson*13420082010Tulsa
7Tyler Allen13120112014Eastern Michigan
8Trumaine Riley13020032006Eastern Michigan
9Darryl Surgent*12820102013Louisiana-Lafayette
10Brandon West*12720062009Western Michigan
11Isaiah Burse*12620102013Fresno State
12Brelan Chancellor*12520102013North Texas
13Brandon Thompkins12420062009Arkansas State
14Jeff Liggon12319931996Tulane
Torrey Smith*12320082010Maryland
16Jessie Henderson12220052008Southern Methodist
17Autrey Golden*11920122015Texas-El Paso
Dennis Johnson*11920082012Arkansas
19Perrish Cox*11720062009Oklahoma State
Jason Jacoby11719941997Tulsa
21Cedric Johnson11619931996Texas-El Paso
22Chris Johnson*11520042007East Carolina
23Will Blackmon*11420022005Boston College
Joe Redding11419851988Louisiana-Lafayette
25Antonio Brown*11320072009Central Michigan
26Michael Grandberry*11220052008Memphis
Brandon James*11220062009Florida
Derek Pegues*11220052008Mississippi State
Michael Pierce11219861989Tulane
Deante' Purvis11220082011Nevada-Las Vegas
31Brandon Boykin*11020082011Georgia
Kevin Robinson11020042007Utah State
33Michael Perry10919951998Rice
Brandon Tate*10920052008North Carolina
35Victor Bolden*10820132016Oregon State
Desmond Gee*10820062009Middle Tennessee State
Darrius Sims*10820132016Vanderbilt
38Luther Ambrose10720082011Louisiana-Monroe
Mark Johnson10719861990Vanderbilt
Phillip Livas*10720072010Louisiana Tech
Jabari Marshall10720062008Duke
42Chris Culliver*10620072010South Carolina
Derrick Mason*10619931996Michigan State
Mark Seay10619871991Long Beach State
Brandon Williams*10620022005Wisconsin
46T.Y. Hilton*10520082011Florida International
Qadry Ismail10519891992Syracuse
48Darius Phillips*10420142016Western Michigan
Marcus Thomas*10420102013Navy
50Janarion Grant*10320132016Rutgers
Zek Parker10319982001Louisville
Taveon Rogers10320102011New Mexico State
53Justin Gilbert*10220102013Oklahoma State
Dwayne Harris*10220072010East Carolina
Aregeros Turner*10220132016Northern Illinois
Scott Wesley10220032005Army
57Tyler Ervin*10120112015San Jose State
58Deon Mitchell10019951998Northern Illinois
Keith Stephens10019861988Louisville
60Cyrus Gray*9920082011Texas A&M
Leodis McKelvin*9920042007Troy
Roger Williams*9920062009Bowling Green State
63Tavon Austin*9720092012West Virginia
Eric Blount9719881991North Carolina
Broderick Clark*9720022005Louisville
Travis Shelton9720042008Temple
67Frantrell Forrest9620072010Alabama-Birmingham
Marcus Sullivan*9620102014Nevada-Las Vegas
Jaylen Walton*9620122015Mississippi
70Derek Abney9520002003Kentucky
Domanick Davis*9519992002Louisiana State
Terrance Strickland9519881992Tulane
73D.J. Beshears9420092012Kansas
Dennis Norfleet*9420122014Michigan
75Derin Graham9319982000Indiana
Dante Love*9320052008Ball State
Deltha O'Neal*9319961999California
Jamal Rogers*9320072010Miami (OH)
79Willie Floyd9220062011Florida Atlantic
Mardy Gilyard*9220052009Cincinnati
Colin Lockett*9220102013San Diego State
Deandre Reaves*9220122015Marshall
83Melvin Anderson9119831986Minnesota
Keith Crawford9119851987Ohio
Terance Mathis9119851989New Mexico
Ty Montgomery*9120112014Stanford
Ryan Wells9119992002Stanford
Terrell Willis9119931995Rutgers
89Javier Arenas*9020062009Alabama
Josh Davis*9020002003Nebraska
Quincy McDuffie*9020092012Central Florida
Charles Nelson*9020142016Oregon
Jason Southall*9020012004Alabama-Birmingham
94Terrence Austin*8920062009UCLA
Matthew Harding8919921995Hawaii
William White8920012003Army
Carlos Wiggins*8920122015New Mexico
98George Atkinson III*8820112013Notre Dame
Dorien Bryant*8820042007Purdue
John Eubanks*8820022005Southern Mississippi
Marcus Herford*8820052008Kansas
Kevin Marion*8820042007Wake Forest
Raheem Mostert*8820112014Purdue
Jonas Rutledge8820012003Southern Methodist
105Jovon Bouknight*8720022005Wyoming
Diivory Edgecomb8720052008Florida Atlantic
Jakeem Grant*8720122015Texas Tech
William Likely*8720132016Maryland
Khalfani Muhammad*8720132016California
Marcus Murphy*8720102014Missouri
Marcus Wall8719921995North Carolina
Anthony Williams8719881991Wake Forest
Myles Willis*8720132016Boston College
114V'Angelo Bentley*8620122015Illinois
Tim Frager8619871990Boston College
Trent Guy*8620062009Louisville
Terrell Jackson8620072011Buffalo
James Rodgers*8620072011Oregon State
John Ross*8620132016Washington
Kylen Towner*8620142016Western Kentucky
121Eddie Harris*8519821985Toledo
Tony Jackson8519891993Vanderbilt
Jeremy Maclin*8520072008Missouri
Shane Wynn8520112014Indiana
125Chris Douglas8420002003Duke
Mike Edwards8420112012Hawaii
Darrin Greer8419861989California
Richard Leonard*8420112015Florida International
Fred Owens8419851989Wisconsin
Stephen Simmons*8420072010Northwestern
Fred Smith8420032007Tulane
Jeff Smith*8420062009Boston College
Alvis Whitted8419941997North Carolina State
134Mikail Baker*8320052010Baylor
Matt Brown*8320092012Temple
A.J. Jefferson*8320062009Fresno State
Venric Mark*8320102013Northwestern
Omari Thompson8319992001Army
139Milt Bowen8219982002Miami (OH)
Chris Garrett*8220062009Ohio
Rannell Hall*8220112014Central Florida
Nathan Jones8220012003Rutgers
Brandon Rutley8220082011San Jose State
Jamill Smith*8220102013Ball State
Kendal Smith8219851988Utah State
Eric Stephens*8220092012Texas Tech
147Steve Breaston*8120032006Michigan
Reggie Campbell*8120042007Navy
A.C. Carter8119992002Indiana
Howard Jackson*8120012004Texas-El Paso
Darius Jennings*8120112014Virginia
Randy Jones8119871990Duke
Hank Poteat8119961999Pittsburgh
Josh Smith*8120102011UCLA
Marcus Thigpen*8120052008Indiana
Corey Welch8120082011Eastern Michigan
Chandler Worthy8120112014Troy
158Ernest Calhoun8020132016Kent State
Jason Chery8020052008Louisiana-Lafayette
Kwane Doster8020022004Vanderbilt
Greg Heaggans*8020022005Kansas
Aaron Kinebrew8019881991Kent State
Lindsey Lamar*8020092012South Florida
Jamal Miles*8020092012Arizona State
Eric Page*8020092011Toledo
Sean Schembra8019992002Ball State
R.J. Shelton*8020132016Michigan State
Syndric Steptoe8020032006Arizona
Max Suter*8020072010Syracuse
170Tony Collins7919771980East Carolina
Andre Debose*7920102014Florida
Erick Franklin7920012004Louisiana Tech
Carlos Henderson*7920142016Louisiana Tech
Adoree Jackson*7920142016Southern California
Jesse Williams7919771980Richmond
Nick Williams*7920092012Connecticut
177Steve Brown7819791982Oregon
Devin Campbell*7820122015Buffalo
Willie Gault7819791982Tennessee
T.J. Glover*7820122014South Alabama
Tony James7819891992Mississippi State
Chris Owusu*7820082011Stanford
Justin Veltung*7820092012Idaho
Manley Woods7819901994New Mexico
185Sheldon Canley7719881990San Jose State
Nick Davis*7719982001Wisconsin
Tyler Lockett*7720112014Kansas State
T.J. Logan*7720132016North Carolina
Terry Moss7720032006Ball State
Arkeel Newsome*7720142016Connecticut
Dwayne Owens7719901992Oregon State
Niles Paul*7720072010Nebraska
Alex Ross*7720132016Missouri
Leonard Scott*7719992002Tennessee
Kermit Whitfield*7720142016Florida State
196Kama Bailey*7620082011Idaho
Korey Beard7619891992Southern Methodist
Robert Brooks*7619881991South Carolina
Dontayo Gage7620062009Eastern Michigan
Jamal Golden*7620112015Georgia Tech
Herb Haygood*7619982001Michigan State
Nick Hill*7620102014Michigan State
Roy Lewis7619811984Cal State Fullerton
Jamarcus Nelson7620112014Alabama-Birmingham
Mike Palys7619851988Temple
Bernard Reedy*7620102013Toledo
Orwin Smith*7620092012Georgia Tech
208Ishmael Adams*7520122016UCLA
Reggie Allen7519951998Central Michigan
Henry Bailey7519911994Nevada-Las Vegas
Lyle Fitte*7520092013Louisiana Tech
Andre Forde7519992002Buffalo
Curtis Francis*7520042007Central Florida
Quinton Jones*7520032006Boise State
Cliff Reed7519811984Western Michigan
Eric Russell*7520102011Middle Tennessee State
John Stone7519982001Wake Forest
218Thomas Bailey7419911994Auburn
Shawn Bayes7420052008Kent State
Devon Edwards*7420132016Duke
Jeff Frederick7419921994Temple
Monty Gilbreath7419861989San Diego State
Corey Harris7419881991Vanderbilt
Akeem Hunt*7420112014Purdue
Kurt Johnson7419891992Kentucky
Kio Sanford7419941997Kentucky
Shawn Shoemaker7419972000Kent State
C.J. Spiller*7420062009Clemson
Deonce Whitaker7419982001San Jose State
230Chris Clopton*7319972000Purdue
Curtis Conway*7319901992Southern California
Quan Cosby*7320052008Texas
Damon Dunn7319941997Stanford
Mitchell Galloway7319931996East Carolina
Michael Ray Garvin*7320062008Florida State
Jamie Hickenbotham7319992002Arkansas State
Trindon Holliday*7320062009Louisiana State
Luther Huggins7320002004Central Florida
Mike Jefferson7319911994Navy
Antonio King7320012004Kent State
Reggie McKinney7319851988East Carolina
Chaz Powell*7320082011Penn State
Quentis Roper7319851988Rice
Keith Ross7319851988Florida State
De'Anthony Thomas*7320112013Oregon
Jimmy Williams7319972000Vanderbilt
Dexter Wynn*7320002003Colorado State
248Allan Amundson*7219992002Oregon
John Broussard*7220032006San Jose State
Keeta Covington7219841986Maryland
Keyvan Jenkins7219791983Nevada-Las Vegas
Adam Jennings*7220022005Fresno State
Julius Jones7219992003Notre Dame
Todd Sheets7219761980Northwestern
Darren Toney*7220042007Arkansas State
Reggie Whatley*7220112014Middle Tennessee State

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