Single Season Leaders and Records for Punt Return Touchdowns

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Leaders

  • Since 1976
Leaders Table
Rk Player TD Year School
1Ryan Switzer*52013North Carolina
Chad Owens*52004Hawaii
3Cyrus Jones*42015Alabama
Joe Adams*42011Arkansas
Cliff Harris*42010Oregon
Desean Jackson*42006California
Ted Ginn Jr.*42004Ohio State
Antonio Perkins*42003Oklahoma
Derek Abney42002Kentucky
Dejuan Groce*42002Nebraska
Steve Suter*42002Maryland
Santana Moss42000Miami (FL)
David Allen41998Kansas State
Tinker Keck*41997Cincinnati
Quinton Spotwood41997Syracuse
James Henry41987Southern Mississippi
17Christian Kirk32016Texas A&M
Kaelin Clay*32014Utah
Jamison Crowder*32014Duke
Demornay Pierson-El32014Nebraska
Marcus Murphy32012Missouri
Lavon Brazill*32009Ohio
Javier Arenas*32008Alabama
Kyle Wilson*32008Boise State
Leodis McKelvin32007Troy
Sammie Stroughter*32006Oregon State
Maurice Drew*32005UCLA
Quinton Jones*32005Boise State
Willie Reid*32005Florida State
Devin Hester*32004Miami (FL)
Deangelo Hall*32003Virginia Tech
Ryne Robinson*32003Miami (OH)
Antonio Perkins*32002Oklahoma
Dan Sheldon32002Northern Illinois
Wes Welker*32002Texas Tech
Andre Davis32000Virginia Tech
Aaron Lockett32000Kansas State
Steve Smith31999Utah
Tim Dwight31997Iowa
Allen Rossum31996Notre Dame
Greg Myers31995Colorado State
James McMillion31992Iowa State
Glyn Milburn31992Stanford
David Palmer31991Alabama
Kevin Williams31991Miami (FL)
Beno Bryant31990Washington
Tim Brown31987Notre Dame
Joe Wessel31984Florida State
Mark Lee31979Washington
Richard Ellender31978McNeese State
Ira Matthews31978Wisconsin
Robert Woods*31977Grambling State
53Nacarius Fant22016Western Kentucky
Adoree Jackson22016Southern California
Eddie Jackson22016Alabama
Bruce Natson22016Akron
Dante Pettis22016Washington
Antonio Callaway*22015Florida
Brisly Estime22015Syracuse
Joe Hansley*22015Colorado State
Adoree Jackson*22015Southern California
Christian Kirk*22015Texas A&M
William Likely22015Maryland
Isaiah McKenzie*22015Georgia
Mitchell Paige*22015Indiana
Dante Pettis*22015Washington
Cameron Sutton*22015Tennessee
Ryan Switzer*22015North Carolina
Nelson Agholor*22014Southern California
Quan Bray*22014Auburn
Tyler Lockett*22014Kansas State
Isaiah McKenzie*22014Georgia
Ty Montgomery*22014Stanford
Charles Nelson*22014Oregon
Bralon Addison*22013Oregon
Nelson Agholor*22013Southern California
Isaiah Burse*22013Fresno State
Jamison Crowder*22013Duke
Christion Jones*22013Alabama
Kevonte Martin-Manley*22013Iowa
Bruce Natson*22013Utah State
Levi Norwood*22013Baylor
Jalen Saunders*22013Oklahoma
Rashard Smith22013North Carolina State
Josh Stewart*22013Oklahoma State
Tim Vizzi*22013San Diego State
Odell Beckham Jr.*22012Louisiana State
Giovani Bernard22012North Carolina
Corey Brown22012Ohio State
Rashad Greene*22012Florida State
Jonathan Krause*22012Vanderbilt
Venric Mark*22012Northwestern
Ace Sanders*22012South Carolina
Nick Williams22012Connecticut
Don Jones*22011Arkansas State
Tyrann Mathieu*22011Louisiana State
Justin Veltung22011Idaho
Devon Wylie22011Fresno State
Eugene Cooper22010Bowling Green State
Tony Logan*22010Maryland
Patrick Peterson*22010Louisiana State
Shaky Smithson*22010Utah
Antonio Brown*22009Central Michigan
Thearon Collier*22009Miami (FL)
Delano Green*22009Temple
Jeremy Kerley*22009Texas Christian
Jordan Shipley*22009Texas
Jerrard Tarrant*22009Georgia Tech
Damian Williams*22009Southern California
Dez Bryant*22008Oklahoma State
Eugene Harris22008Miami (OH)
Brandon James*22008Florida
Phillip Livas*22008Louisiana Tech
Bryant Nnabuife*22008California
Ernie Pierce22008Kansas State
Mike Thomas*22008Arizona
Antoine Cason22007Arizona
Jeremy Maclin*22007Missouri
Jordy Nelson22007Kansas State
Eddie Royal*22007Virginia Tech
Clifton Smith*22007Fresno State
Larry Taylor*22007Connecticut
Javier Arenas*22006Alabama
Yamon Figurs*22006Kansas State
Mikey Henderson*22006Georgia
Johnnie Lee Higgins Jr.22006Texas-El Paso
Jeremy Trimble22006Army
Joe Burnett*22005Central Florida
Terry Richardson*22005Arizona State
Aaron Ross*22005Texas
Clifton Smith*22005Fresno State
Brandon Williams*22005Wisconsin
Tom Zbikowski*22005Notre Dame
Michael Bumpus22004Washington State
Reggie Bush*22004Southern California
Chris Carr*22004Boise State
Greg Jennings22004Western Michigan
Leodis McKelvin*22004Troy
Stafford Owens22004Ohio
Roscoe Parrish*22004Miami (FL)
Kevin Robinson22004Utah State
Ryne Robinson*22004Miami (OH)
Dejuan Tribble*22004Boston College
Steve Breaston*22003Michigan
Matt Cherry22003Akron
Skyler Green*22003Louisiana State
Tramain Hall*22003North Carolina State
Jim Leonhard*22003Wisconsin
Jonathan Smith*22003Georgia Tech
Billy Strother*22003New Mexico
Steve Suter*22003Maryland
Wes Welker*22003Texas Tech
Darrent Williams*22003Oklahoma State
Jeremy Bloom*22002Colorado
Aris Comeaux22002Army
Deangelo Hall*22002Virginia Tech
Keenan Howry*22002Oregon
Jermaine Mays*22002Minnesota
Todd Miller*22002Iowa State
Danny Morris*22002Kansas State
Kendrick Mosley22002Western Michigan
Terence Newman*22002Kansas State
Jemeel Powell22002California
Deandrew Rubin22002South Florida
Phillip Buchanon22001Miami (FL)
Roman Hollowell22001Colorado
Keenan Howry*22001Oregon
Larry Johnson22001Penn State
Bosley Allen22000North Carolina
Joshua Bush22000Western Michigan
Keyuo Craver22000Nebraska
Paul Dye22000Toledo
Joey Getherall22000Notre Dame
Stephen Persley22000New Mexico
Lito Sheppard22000Florida
Donald Shoals22000Tulsa
J.T. Thatcher*22000Oklahoma
Omari Thompson22000Army
Eddie Tillitz22000Miami (OH)
Wes Welker22000Texas Tech
David Allen21999Kansas State
Bruce Branch21999Penn State
Dallas Davis21999Colorado State
Santana Moss21999Miami (FL)
Dennis Northcutt21999Arizona
Vinny Sutherland*21999Purdue
Thad Ward21999Central Florida
Nick Davis*21998Wisconsin
Michael Fletcher*21998Oregon
Damon Gourdine21998San Diego State
Ricky Hall21998Virginia Tech
Kahlil Hill21998Iowa
Torry Holt21998North Carolina State
Ben Kelly21998Colorado
Charlie Rogers21998Georgia Tech
R. Jay Soward*21998Southern California
Jacquez Green21997Florida
Dane Johnson21997Texas Tech
Steve Smith21997Utah State
Frank Staine-Pyne21997Air Force
Troy Walters21997Stanford
Tim Dwight21996Iowa
James Dye21996Brigham Young
Terry Fair21996Tennessee
Dee Feaster21996Florida State
Jacquez Green21996Florida
Phil Nash21996Syracuse
James Dye21995Brigham Young
Marvin Harrison21995Syracuse
Kenyatta Watson21995Boston College
Juan Gorman21994Ball State
Matthew Harding21994Hawaii
Ray Peterson21994San Diego State
Clifton Abraham21993Florida State
Derrick Alexander*21993Michigan
Aaron Glenn21993Texas A&M
Andre Purvis21993North Carolina
Derrick Alexander*21992Michigan
Orlando Watters21992Arkansas
Todd Kinchen21991Louisiana State
O.J. McDuffie21991Penn State
Kevin Smith21991Texas A&M
Terrell Buckley21990Florida State
Jeff Graham*21990Ohio State
Tony James21990Mississippi State
David Johnson21990Boston College
Dave McCloughan21990Colorado
Tony Smith21990Southern Mississippi
Rob Turner*21990Indiana
Dwayne Ware*21990Michigan
Mike Dumas21989Indiana
Larry Hargrove21989Ohio
Jeff Sweitzer21989Akron
Darryl Henley*21988UCLA
James Henry21988Southern Mississippi
Ricky Watters21988Notre Dame
Alan Grant21987Stanford
Rod Harris21987Texas A&M
Clay Orrison21987New Mexico
Barry Sanders21987Oklahoma State
Donnell Woolford*21987Clemson
Stephen Baker21986Fresno State
Milt Garner21986Kansas
Kwante Hampton21986Long Beach State
Tyrone Thurman21986Texas Tech
Scott Schwedes21985Syracuse
Erroll Tucker21985Utah
Kelvin Martin*21984Boston College
Andrew Mott21984Southern Mississippi
Vai Sikahema21984Brigham Young
Garcia Lane*21983Ohio State
Henry Williams21983East Carolina
Mike Fox21982San Diego State
Anthony Young21982Temple
Butler21981East Tennessee State
Fred Fernandes21981Utah State
Irving Fryar21981Nebraska
David Toloumu21981Hawaii
Glen Young*21981Mississippi State
John Holt21980West Texas A&M
John Simmons21980Southern Methodist
Todd Bell*21979Ohio State
Pat Chester21979Virginia
Gary Henry21979Florida State
Leroy Irvin21979Kansas
Dana McLemore21979Hawaii
Scott Alexander21978Toledo
Mark Bozich21978New Mexico State
Larry Carter21978Kentucky
Judson Flint21978Memphis
John Floyd21978Louisiana-Monroe
Buster Johnson21978Eastern Michigan
Billy Perrin21978Louisville
Larry Anderson21977Louisiana Tech
Jimmy Cefalo21977Penn State
Estus Hood21977Illinois State
Ron Washington21977Arizona State
Chris Williams21977Louisiana State
Keith Wright21976Memphis

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