Punting Yards Per Punt Career Leaders and Records

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Leaders

  • Since 2000
Leaders Table
Rk Player Avg From To School
1Johnny Townsend*46.2120132017Florida
2Drew Kaser*46.2020112015Texas A&M
3Trevor Daniel*45.9220152017Tennessee
4Quinn Sharp*45.8920092012Oklahoma State
5JK Scott*45.5720142017Alabama
6Drew Butler*45.4420082011Georgia
7Matt Payne45.3820012004Brigham Young
8Michael Dickson45.3220152017Texas
9Durant Brooks*45.3120062007Georgia Tech
10Ryan Plackemeier*45.2620022005Wake Forest
11Daniel Sepulveda45.2420032006Baylor
12Joseph Davidson*45.2320152017Bowling Green State
13Tom Hackett*45.1820122015Utah
14Brandon Fields*45.0020032006Michigan State
15Cameron Johnston*44.9420132016Ohio State
16John Torp*44.9220022005Colorado
17Ryan Allen*44.8820102012Louisiana Tech
18Dalton Schomp44.8620142016Florida Atlantic
19Rigoberto Sanchez*44.8420152016Hawaii
20Bobby Cowan*44.6720092012Idaho
21Tyler Campbell*44.5820092013Ole Miss
22Chris Miller*44.5120052008Ball State
23Nicholas Conte44.4520152016Virginia
24Glenn Pakulak44.4320002002Kentucky
25Ian Campbell*44.4120102012UTEP
26Michael Carrizosa*44.3820142017San Jose State
27Justin Brantly*44.3820052008Texas A&M
28Shane Tripucka*44.3220152017Texas A&M
29Joel Stelly44.2720022005Louisiana-Monroe
30Jeff Locke*44.2320092012UCLA
31Shawn Powell*44.1920082011Florida State
32Eric Keena*44.1720142016North Texas
33Brooks Barnard*44.0819992002Maryland
34Sam Koch44.0420042005Nebraska
35Tom Malone*44.0420022005USC
36Drew Riggleman*44.0320132015Arizona
37Jim Kaylor*44.0120042007Colorado State
Jimmie Kaylor*44.0120042007Colorado State
39Peter Mortell*43.9820122015Minnesota
40Hunter Mullins43.9720112014UAB
41Trevor Hankins43.9620082010Arizona State
42Trevor Pardula43.9620132014Kansas
43Tress Way*43.9520092012Oklahoma
44Tyler Williams*43.9220122015Marshall
45Cayle Chapman-Brown43.9220122013New Mexico State
46Nick O'Toole*43.9020132015West Virginia
47Trey Barrow*43.8920102012Missouri
48Kody Bliss*43.8720032006Auburn
49Tyler Newsome*43.8520152017Notre Dame
50Sean Sellwood*43.8420092012Utah
51Hayden Hunt*43.8220132016Colorado State
52Jeff Ferguson*43.7919982001Oklahoma
53Pete Kontodiakos43.7920092012Colorado State
54Pat McAfee*43.7520052008West Virginia
55Kyle Christy*43.7220112014Florida
56Spencer Roth*43.7220112014Baylor
57Kyle Larson*43.6720012003Nebraska
58Corey Fatony43.6120152017Missouri
59Matt Dodge*43.5620072009East Carolina
60Chase Turner*43.5420072009Houston
61Steve Weatherford43.5320022005Illinois
62Damon Duval*43.5219992002Auburn
63Bryan Anger*43.5120082011California
64Spencer Smith*43.4720142017Memphis
65Will Monday*43.4620122015Duke
66Thomas Morstead43.3820062008SMU
67Alex Reyes*43.3320032006Texas Tech
68Alex Boy*43.2920142016Nevada
69Rob Long*43.2720072010Syracuse
70Alan Luna43.2520152017UTEP
71Steven Coutts*43.2020152017California
72Richie Leone*43.1520102013Houston
73Tom Hornsey43.1520102013Memphis
74Adam Podlesh*43.1320032006Maryland
75Jeremy Boone*43.1320062009Penn State
76Harrison Waid*43.1120102013San Jose State
77Sean Kelly*43.0820132016South Carolina
78Justin Vogel*43.0420142016Miami (FL)
79Matt Haack*43.0220132016Arizona State
80Dom Maggio*43.0120162017Wake Forest
81Chris Kluwe*43.0120012004UCLA
Tim Parker*43.0120022003Arizona State
83Lumi Kaba43.0020152016Texas State
84Nate Fikse*42.9919992002UCLA
85Worth Gregory*42.9920142016East Carolina
86Cody Webster*42.9920102013Purdue
87Kyle Martens*42.9720082011Rice
88Chas Henry*42.9720072010Florida
89Sterling Hofrichter42.9220152017Syracuse
90Brian Stahovich*42.9120082011San Diego State
91Richard Kent*42.9120102012Vanderbilt
92Billy Vinnedge42.9120062007Wyoming
93Riley Stephenson*42.9120092012Brigham Young
94Austin Barnes*42.8820132017East Carolina
95Dylan Breeding*42.8620092012Arkansas
96Eric Wilbur*42.8620032006Florida
97Scott Arellano*42.8520132014Brigham Young
98Brian Simnjanovski42.8520002002San Diego State
99Sean Douglas42.8320032006Washington
100Sean Wale*42.7520132016Boise State
101Derek Epperson*42.7420072010Baylor
102Reid Forrest42.7420072010Washington State
103Jacob Richardson42.7320052008Miami (OH)
104Luke Johnson*42.7320032005Southern Mississippi
105Aaron Perez*42.7320052008UCLA
106Darragh O'Neill42.7120112014Colorado
107Jonny Linehan*42.7120152017Brigham Young
108Sam Paulescu*42.6920042005Oregon State
109Ryan Dougherty*42.6720032006East Carolina
110Jonathan Kilgo*42.6619992002Georgia
111Owen Tolson42.6520052007Army
112Spencer Lanning*42.6420072010South Carolina
113Riley Dixon*42.6220122015Syracuse
114John Skaggs*42.6020012003Navy
115Jamie Keehn*42.5920122015LSU
116Sam Foltz*42.5820132015Nebraska
117Britton Colquitt*42.5720052008Tennessee
118Dustin Colquitt*42.5720012004Tennessee
119Brendan Carney*42.5620032006Syracuse
120Adam Graessle*42.5520042006Pitt
Cody Mandell*42.5520102013Alabama
122Mattias Ciabatti*42.5220122015South Florida
123Michael Such*42.5120072010Tulsa
124Curtis Head*42.5119992002Marshall
125Kenneth Debauche*42.4920042007Wisconsin
126Zoltan Mesko*42.4720062009Michigan
127Cole Farden*42.4620022004Oklahoma State
128Michael Hughes42.4520042007San Diego State
129Chris Beckman42.4420032006Tulane
130Andy Lee*42.4320002003Pitt
131Kirby Van Der Kamp*42.4320102013Iowa State
132Brian Schmiedebusch*42.4120112013Bowling Green State
133Mike Abrams42.3919992001Virginia
134Keenyn Crier*42.3820072010Arizona
135Pat O'Donnell*42.3820092012Cincinnati
136Nick Walsh*42.3420142017Kansas State
137Adam Wulfeck*42.3419982001Cincinnati
138Kyle Stringer*42.3320032006Boise State
139Kyle Basler*42.3320022005Washington State
140Anthony Melchiori*42.3220122015Kent State
141Tony Yelk*42.3220002005Iowa State
142Brandon McKee*42.3220132016South Alabama
143Matt Fodge*42.3020052008Oklahoma State
144Brett Kern*42.3020042007Toledo
145Tim Reyer*42.2520042007Kansas State
146Jack Fox42.2220152017Rice
Mat McBriar*42.2220002002Hawaii
148James Farrimond*42.2020122015Rice
149Mike Sadler*42.1920112014Michigan State
150Alex Henery*42.1820072010Nebraska
151Logan Laurent42.1820142017Massachusetts
152Will Hagerup*42.1820102014Michigan
153A.J. Cole III*42.1820152017North Carolina State
154Kyle Hughes42.1720082009New Mexico State
155Brent Bowden*42.1620072009Virginia Tech
156Will Gleeson*42.1620142017Ole Miss
157Graham Gano*42.1520062008Florida State
158Brad Nortman*42.1320082011Wisconsin
159Bentlee Critcher*42.1220142016Appalachian State
160Danny Baugher42.1220022005Arizona
161Cody Ridgeway*42.1020012004Ole Miss
162Louie Sakoda*42.1020052008Utah
163Ryan Winslow*42.0920142017Pitt
164Luke Donovan42.0720012003Wyoming
165Freddie Capshaw*42.0619992002Miami (FL)
166Mickey Groody42.0620072011Florida Atlantic
167Donnie Jones*42.0520002003LSU
168Alex Dunnachie*42.0320092012Hawaii
169Carlos Munera42.0320082009Florida International
170Korey Durkee*42.0220122015Washington
171Matt Yoklic*42.0220112013Pitt
172Jackson Rice*42.0220092012Oregon
173Preston Gruening*42.0220002002Minnesota
174T.J. Conley42.0120052008Idaho
175Derek Adams42.0020162017Kent State
Ross Thevenot42.0020062009Tulane
177Caleb Houston*41.9920132016UCF
178Jared Cook41.9820012004Mississippi State
179Adam Stiles41.9620002001Baylor
180Aaron Bates*41.9520072010Michigan State
181Peter Caldwell41.9520072010Utah State
182Zach Paul*41.9220122015Akron
183J.J. Standring*41.9219982001Northwestern
184Ben Skaer41.9220102013New Mexico
185Ryan Donahue*41.8920072010Iowa
186Jake Hartbarger*41.8920152017Michigan State
187Ryan Tydlacka*41.8920082011Kentucky
188Adam Finley*41.8620012004Michigan
189Ryan Erxleben*41.8520092013Texas Tech
190Garrett Swanson*41.8520122015Fresno State
191Kaare Vedvik*41.8420142017Marshall
192Trey Ragland41.8320082011UAB
193Austin Seibert*41.8220152017Oklahoma
194Teddy Dellaganna*41.8220082010Rutgers
195Pablo Beltran*41.8220112014Navy
196A.J. Hughes*41.8120122015Virginia Tech
197Alexander Kinal41.7920122015Wake Forest
198Ryan Santoso*41.7920142017Minnesota
199Mark Haulman*41.7919992002Southern Mississippi
200Jed Barnett*41.7920132014Oklahoma
201David Wooldridge*41.7820032006North Carolina
202Matt Rinehart41.7720082011Kent State
203Zac Murphy*41.7720102013Miami (OH)
204Landon Foster41.7720122015Kentucky
205Jeremy Kapinos*41.7520032006Penn State
206Steve Mullins41.7419992002Utah State
207Josh Davis*41.7320102013Middle Tennessee State
208Anthony Fera*41.7120102013Texas
209Chad Cunningham*41.7020072010Tennessee
210Zach Sinor*41.6920152017Oklahoma State
211Matt Bosher*41.6820072010Miami (FL)
212Logan Cooke*41.6720142017Mississippi State
213Peyton Theisler41.6620162017New Mexico State
214Baker Swedenburg*41.6520112013Mississippi State
215Cason Beatty*41.6420122015Florida State
216Justin Duvernois*41.6220112014Illinois
217Thomas Hibbard*41.6220112014North Carolina
218Ethan Wood*41.6020132016Wyoming
219Alex Kinney*41.6020152017Colorado
220Ross Stewart41.5820002002UAB
221Cody Scates41.5720002003Texas A&M
222Alec Vozenilek41.5420122014Virginia
223Logan Yunker*41.5420132015UNLV
224Richie Butler*41.5319992002Arkansas
225Richie Hogan*41.5220102013Central Michigan
226Will Atterberry41.5220092012North Texas
227Thomas Olmsted*41.5020022005Troy
228Alonso Rojas*41.5020082010Kansas
229Clinton Durst*41.4920082009Auburn
230Chase Lansford41.4820112012UNLV
231Jared Scruggs41.3720032006Rice
232Johnny Hekker*41.3220082011Oregon State
233Justin Kucek*41.3120052008Minnesota
234Tyeler Dean*41.3019992002South Carolina
235Adam Anderson41.2920012004Western Michigan
236Sam Geraci*41.2920142017Louisiana-Lafayette
237Billy Kinney*41.2820152017West Virginia
238Jake Collins*41.2620152017Western Kentucky
239Kyle Delahooke*41.2320082010Navy
240Nick Murphy*41.2219992001Arizona State
241Bryce Benekos*41.2120012004UTEP
242Curtis Ansel*41.1920012003Kansas
243Travis Baltz*41.1820072010Maryland
244Joshua Brazen41.1720032005Kent State
245Ben Buchanan*41.1620092012Ohio State
246Dalton Parks*41.1520132016Tulsa
247Robert Billings41.1420002003Middle Tennessee State
248Jeremy Davis*41.1420042008Arkansas
249Austin McCoy*41.1220082011Wyoming
250Dawson Zimmerman*41.1220082011Clemson

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