2011 National Leaders Punt Returns - Games in August/September Only through 01/09/2012

Name Team Yr Pos G Ret. Yards Avg. TD Ret./G Yards/G
1 Jordan Poyer Oregon St JR DB 3 4 101 25.25 1 1.3 33.7
2 LaMichael James Oregon JR RB 4 5 114 22.80 1 1.3 28.5
3 Tavon Austin WVU JR WR 4 6 132 22.00 0 1.5 33.0
4 Jordan White W Mich SR WR 4 6 129 21.50 0 1.5 32.3
5 Jeff Scott Miss SO RB 4 7 141 20.14 1 1.8 35.3
6 Joe Adams Arkansas SR WR 4 10 181 18.10 2 2.5 45.3
7 Chris Fields Ohio State SO WR 4 5 88 17.60 1 1.3 22.0
8 Marquis Maze Alabama SR WR 4 19 320 16.84 1 4.8 80.0
9 Jared Abbrederis Wisconsin SO WR 4 6 101 16.83 0 1.5 25.3
10 Devon Wylie Fresno St SR WR 4 16 257 16.06 1 4.0 64.3
11 Kerwynn Williams Utah State JR RB 4 5 79 15.80 0 1.3 19.8
12 Drew Terrell Stanford JR WR 3 6 94 15.67 0 2.0 31.3
13 Ace Sanders S Carolina SO WR 4 7 100 14.29 1 1.8 25.0
14 Jeremy Gallon Michigan SO WR 4 5 64 12.80 0 1.3 16.0
15 Matt Brown Temple JR RB 4 7 89 12.71 0 1.8 22.3
16 Jamal Miles Ariz St JR WR 4 7 87 12.43 0 1.8 21.8
17 Chris Potter Boise St JR WR 3 6 73 12.17 0 2.0 24.3
18 Darryl Surgent La-Lafytte SO WR 4 12 143 11.92 0 3.0 35.8
19 Skye Dawson TCU JR WR 4 6 71 11.83 0 1.5 17.8
20 Jayron Hosley Va Tech JR DB 4 11 123 11.18 0 2.8 30.8
21 Momo Thomas CSU JR DB 4 11 122 11.09 0 2.8 30.5
22 Kama Bailey Idaho SR RB 4 5 55 11.00 0 1.3 13.8
23 Ameer Abdullah Nebraska FR RB 4 9 98 10.89 0 2.3 24.5
24 Waynelle Gravesande Purdue SR WR 3 7 76 10.86 0 2.3 25.3
25 Tracy Lampley USM JR WR 4 9 88 9.78 0 2.3 22.0
26 Nickell Robey USC SO DB 4 8 78 9.75 0 2.0 19.5
27 Lee Butler Duke SR DB 4 7 66 9.43 0 1.8 16.5
28 Kasen Williams Washington FR WR 4 5 47 9.40 0 1.3 11.8
29 Johnthan Banks Miss St JR DB 4 5 46 9.20 0 1.3 11.5
30 Micah Hyde Iowa JR DB 4 5 43 8.60 0 1.3 10.8
30 Michael Johnson UNLV SR WR 4 5 43 8.60 0 1.3 10.8
32 Zach Laskey Ga Tech FR RB 4 7 58 8.29 0 1.8 14.5
33 Eric Adeyemi Kent State JR WR 4 6 49 8.17 0 1.5 12.3
34 Marlon Pollard E Mich SO DB 4 7 54 7.71 0 1.8 13.5
35 Terrell Jackson Buffalo SR WR 4 10 74 7.40 0 2.5 18.5
36 Branden Smith Georgia JR DB 4 8 59 7.38 0 2.0 14.8
37 Dwayne Frampton Ark St SR WR 4 8 58 7.25 0 2.0 14.5
37 Lance Lewis ECU SR WR 3 4 29 7.25 0 1.3 9.7
39 Levi Norwood Baylor FR WR 3 6 43 7.17 0 2.0 14.3
40 Josh Lenz Iowa State JR WR 3 7 48 6.86 0 2.3 16.0
41 Ronald Jones Pittsburgh FR WR 5 10 68 6.80 0 2.0 13.6
41 D.J. Woods Cincinnati SR WR 4 5 34 6.80 0 1.3 8.5
43 JD Falslev BYU SO WR 5 8 54 6.75 0 1.6 10.8
44 Jonathan Krause Vanderbilt SO WR 4 7 47 6.71 0 1.8 11.8
45 Justin Albert Troy JR RB 3 8 53 6.63 0 2.7 17.7
46 T.J. Moe Missouri JR WR 4 5 33 6.60 0 1.3 8.3
47 Scott Harding Hawai'i FR WR 4 7 46 6.57 0 1.8 11.5
48 Kenric McNeal Texas A&M JR WR 3 8 52 6.50 0 2.7 17.3
49 Marquel Wade Arkansas FR WR 4 7 45 6.43 0 1.8 11.3
50 John Cole Vanderbilt JR WR 3 5 31 6.20 0 1.7 10.3
51 Tyrann Mathieu LSU SO DB 4 9 55 6.11 0 2.3 13.8
52 Justin Brown Penn State JR WR 4 8 48 6.00 0 2.0 12.0
53 Cody Wilson C Mich JR WR 4 6 35 5.83 0 1.5 8.8
53 Josh Cooper Okla St SR WR 4 6 35 5.83 0 1.5 8.8
55 Trovon Reed Auburn FR WR 4 8 42 5.25 0 2.0 10.5
55 Eric Russell MTSU SR DB 3 4 21 5.25 0 1.3 7.0
57 Terrence Mitchell S Florida SO WR 4 13 67 5.15 0 3.3 16.8
58 Marlin Lane Jr. Tennessee FR RB 3 7 36 5.14 0 2.3 12.0
59 LaVon Brazill Ohio SR WR 4 9 45 5.00 0 2.3 11.3
60 Eugene Cooper BGSU SR WR 4 9 44 4.89 0 2.3 11.0
61 Marvin Jones California SR WR 4 5 24 4.80 0 1.3 6.0
62 Nick Williams U Conn JR WR 4 9 43 4.78 0 2.3 10.8
63 Dominique Terrell Virginia FR WR 4 6 27 4.50 0 1.5 6.8
63 Ryan Broyles Oklahoma SR WR 3 4 18 4.50 0 1.3 6.0
63 Xavier Webb Rice SR DB 3 4 18 4.50 0 1.3 6.0
66 Brandon Rutley SJSU SR RB 4 5 21 4.20 0 1.3 5.3
67 Leon Brooks Wash St SO RB 3 7 28 4.00 0 2.3 9.3
68 Nick Hill Mich St FR RB 4 5 17 3.40 0 1.3 4.3
69 Ryan Lankford Illinois SO WR 4 8 19 2.38 0 2.0 4.8
70 Tyler Cain La-Monroe FR WR 4 5 10 2.00 0 1.3 2.5
71 Randall Burden Kentucky SR DB 4 7 10 1.43 0 1.8 2.5
72 John Goodman Notre Dame SR WR 4 6 8 1.33 0 1.5 2.0
73 Josh Robinson UCF JR DB 4 5 -3 -0.60 0 1.3 -0.8
74 Rishard Matthews Nevada SR WR 3 4 -7 -1.75 0 1.3 -2.3

Note: To qualify, player must have played in 75% of his team's games and have a minimum of 1.2 punt returns per game played.