R Player Tm Pos Vs. 2016 TDs PR Yds PR TDs KR Yds KR TDs Comments

1

Cody Latimer

Den

WR

Hou

0

0

0

90

0.1

All but two of the Texans 25 kickoffs this year have been returned for an average of 24.3 yards.

2

Deonte Thompson

Chi

WR

at GB

0

0

0

87

0

Thompson is ranked second in the NFL for kick return yards with 269 on twelve attempts.

3

Jalin Marshall [R]

NYJ

WR

Bal

0

44

0

37

0

He is ranked tied for ninth in the NFL with a 25.7 yard kick return average and is averaging 7.7 yards on three punt returns.

4

Travaris Cadet

NO

RB

at KC

0

0

0

68

0

The Chiefs have allowed 100 or more kick return yards in two of their last three games.

5

George Atkinson III

Cle

RB

at Cin

0

0

0

66

0

Cincinnati allows 25.4 yards per kick return and half of their kickoffs have been returned this year.

6

Ty Montgomery

GB

WR

Chi

0

0

0

62

0

Packers traded for RB/KR Knile Davis (concussion) but it was more for offensive than special teams help related.

7

Jakeem Grant [R]

Mia

WR

Buf

1

7

0

55

0

Bills allow just 19.1 yards on kick returns but they have given up 70 or more kick return yards in three of their last four games.

8

Devin Hester

Bal

WR

at NYJ

0

19

0

40

0

Hester (thigh) was inactive in Week 6 so WR Chris Moore and CB Lardarius Webb may handle kickoffs and punts.

9

Tyreek Hill [R]

KC

WR

NO

0

26

0

30

0

With RB Knile Davis was dealt to Green Bay so Hill is the primary dual returner now.

10

Corey Grant

Jac

RB

Oak

0

0

0

54

0

Grant (toe) was inactive in Week 6 and is questionable so WR Marqise Lee may be dual returner in Week 7.

11

Jeremy Kerley

SF

WR

TB

0

7

0

47

0

WR Keshawn Martin fumbled a return away in Week 6 so Kerley took over the dual return role.

12

Wendell Smallwood [R]

Phi

RB

Min

1

0

0

51

0

Smallwood has an 86-yard kick return for touchdown in Week 6 but he shared the duties with WR Josh Huff.

13

Dwayne Harris

NYG

WR

at LA

0

12

0

36

0

Harris is ranked in the top ten for combined return yards (315) and kick return yards (258).

14

Andre Roberts

Det

WR

Was

1

16

0

32

0

The dual returner is ranked second in the NFL with 390 combined return yards (248 kickoffs and 142 punts).

15

Tyler Lockett

Sea

WR

at Ari

0

25

0

23

0

Lockett is ranked tied for fifth in the NFL with 139 punt return yards and he handled the dual return role in Week 6.

16

Jordan Norwood

Den

WR

Hou

0

48

0.1

0

0

Texans allowed a punt return for touchdown to Minnesota two weeks ago.

17

Marc Mariani

Ten

WR

Ind

0

14

0

33

0

Mariani is ranked fourth overall in the NFL with 366 combined return yards.

18

Brandon Tate

Buf

WR

at Mia

0

18

0

27

0

Tate is ranked sixth in the NFL with 335 combined return yards while averaging 23.5 yards on kickoffs and 9.1 on punts.

19

Eric Weems

Atl

WR

SD

0

20

0

25

0

Weems is tied for fifth overall in the NFL with 340 combined return yards (202 on kickoffs and 138 on punts).

20

Griff Whalen

SD

WR

at Atl

0

0

0

43

0

With RB Dexter McCluster (hamstring) dinged up Whalen might return kicks again if he is active in Week 7.

21

Ryan Smith [R]

TB

CB

at SF

0

0

0

43

0

Smith handled kick return duties in the Bucs last game but only averaged 13.5 yards on two attempts.

22

Alex Erickson [R]

Cin

WR

Cle

0

14

0

27

0

Erickson are sharing kick returns with RB Rex Burkhead and punts with CB Adam Jones so do not expect much here.

23

Tyler Ervin [R]

Hou

RB

at Den

0

16

0

25

0

He is ranked tied for fifth in the NFL with 340 combined return yards but has been sharing kicks with WR Braxton Miller lately.

24

Cordarrelle Patterson

Min

WR

at Phi

0

0

0

40

0

He is ranked third in the NFL for kick return average (29.9 yards) for returners with three or more attempts.

25

Trevor Davis [R]

GB

WR

Chi

0

39

0

0

0

Davis has been the primary punt return of late and should remain as such for now.

26

Andre Ellington

Ari

RB

Sea

0

0

0

37

0

he has handled 73% of the Cardinals kick returns this year but is only averaging 16.8 yards so he is not a lock to return kicks.

27

Chester Rogers [R]

Ind

WR

at Ten

0

35

0

0

0

WR Quan Bray (ankle) was placed on injured reserve so Rogers could step up as the primary punt returner.

28

Rashad Greene

Jac

WR

Oak

0

35

0

0

0

Greene (Achilles') was inactive in Week 6 and is questionable so WR Marqise Lee may be dual returner in Week 7.

29

Chris Thompson

Was

RB

at Det

0

0

0

33

0

Thompson is the primary kick returner but FS Will Blackmon did handle a short kick in Week 6.

30

Jordan Todman

Ind

RB

at Ten

0

0

0

31

0

WR Quan Bray (ankle) was placed on injured reserve so Todman may share kick returns with rookie RB Josh Ferguson.

31

Justin Gilbert

Pit

CB

NE

0

0

0

29

0

WR Sammie Coates (hand) and WR Markus Wheaton (shoulder) are questionable so Gilbert may share kick returns.

32

Julian Edelman

NE

WR

at Pit

0

11

0

17

0

Edelman shared kick return duties and handled punts in Week 6 so he is actively involved on special team.

33

Adam Humphries

TB

WR

at SF

0

28

0

0

0

Humphries is handling just punt returns lately as the team continues to look for someone to step up on kickoffs.

34

Benny Cunningham

LA

RB

NYG

0

0

0

24

0

Cunningham handled kick returns in Week 6 and is now averaging 28 yards on six attempts this season.

35

Josh Huff

Phi

WR

Min

0

0

0

23

0

Huff continues to share kick return duties with rookie RB Wendell Smallwood.

36

Duke Johnson

Cle

RB

at Cin

0

23

0

0

0

With FS Jordan Poyer (kidney) going on IR and CB Joe Haden (groin) questionable Johnson may handle punts again.

37

Tavon Austin

LA

WR

NYG

0

23

0

0

0

Austin is ranked tied for third in the NFL with 13 punt return attempts but is averaging 8.9 yards a return.

38

Josh Ferguson [R]

Ind

RB

at Ten

0

0

0

22

0

The rookie RB will join RB Jordan Todman on kickoffs as the replacements for WR Quan Bray (ankle) who went on IR.

39

D.J. Foster [R]

NE

RB

at Pit

0

0

0

22

0

If rookie CB Cyrus Jones is a healthy inactive again then Foster might share kick return responsibilities.

40

Jalen Richard [R]

Oak

RB

at Jac

0

0

0

22

0

The rookie returned just kickoffs in Week 6as he continued to be more involved on offense with RB Latavius Murray out.

41

Keshawn Martin

SF

WR

TB

0

0

0

21

0

Martin was the primary kick returner in Week 6 until he fumbled a return away and was replaced.

42

Fitzgerald Toussaint

Pit

RB

NE

0

0

0

20

0

He will share duties if WRs Sammie Coates (hand) and Markus Wheaton (shoulder) cannot handle kickoffs.

43

Rex Burkhead

Cin

RB

Cle

0

0

0

17

0

Burkhead continues to share the kick return duties with rookie WR Alex Erickson.

44

C.J. Spiller

Sea

RB

at Ari

0

0

0

17

0

Spiller did have a kick return in Week 6 but WR Tyler Lockett appears to be handling the dual return role again.

45

Darren Sproles

Phi

RB

Min

0

16

0

0

0

Sproles is averaging 11.2 yards on ten punt returns with his longest going for 40 yards.

46

Braxton Miller [R]

Hou

WR

at Den

0

0

0

15

0

Miller has been sharing kick returns with RB Tyler Ervin the last few games but is only averaging 16 yards a return.

47

Adam Jones

Cin

CB

Cle

0

14

0

0

0

Jones is rotating with rookie WR Alex Erickson on punt return duties with Erickson handling a few more than Jones.

48

Dexter McCluster

SD

RB

at Atl

0

11

0

0

0

McCluster (hamstring) practiced in full during the week but he may only handle punts if he partakes on special teams.

49

John Brown

Ari

WR

Sea

0

10

0

0

0

Arizona is looking for a spark with kick returns and Brown does have a 51-yard return this year.

50

Tommylee Lewis [R]

NO

WR

at KC

0

10

0

0

0

The rookie WR is ranked third overall in the NFL with a 17 yard punt return average (three or more attempts).