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    Individual Records: Punting

    PUNTING
    Most Seasons Leading League
    4Sammy Baugh, Washington, 1940-43
     Jerrel Wilson, Kansas City, 1965, 1968, 1972-73
    3Yale Lary, Detroit, 1959, 1961, 1963
     Jim Fraser, Denver, 1962-64
     Ray Guy, Oakland, 1974-75, 1977
     Rohn Stark, Baltimore, 1983; Indianapolis, 1985-86
    2By many players
    Most Consecutive Seasons Leading League
    4Sammy Baugh, Washington, 1940-43
    3Jim Fraser, Denver, 1962-64
    2By many players
    PUNTS
    Most Punts, Career
    1,268Sean Landeta, N.Y. Giants, 1985-93; L.A. Rams, 1993-94; St. Louis, 1995-96; Tampa Bay, 1997; Green Bay, 1998; Philadelphia, 1999-2002
    1,226Lee Johnson, Houston, 1985-87; Cleveland, 1987-88; Cincinnati, 1988-1998; New England, 1999-2001; Minnesota, 2001; Philadelphia, 2002
    1,200Jeff Feagles, New England, 1988-89; Philadelphia, 1990-93; Arizona, 1994-97; Seattle, 1998-2002
    Most Punts, Season
    114Bob Parsons, Chicago, 1981
     Chad Stanley, Houston, 2002
    111Brad Maynard, N.Y. Giants, 1997
    109John James, Atlanta, 1978
    Most Punts, Rookie, Season
    111Brad Maynard, N.Y. Giants, 1997
    108John Teltschik, Philadelphia, 1986
    101Daniel Pope, Kansas City, 1999
    Most Punts, Game
    16Leo Araguz, Oakland vs. San Diego, Oct. 11, 1998
    15John Teltschik, Philadelphia vs. N.Y. Giants, Dec. 6, 1987 (OT)
    14Dick Nesbitt, Chi. Cardinals vs. Chi. Bears, Nov. 30, 1933
     Keith Molesworth, Chi. Bears vs. Green Bay, Dec. 10, 1933
     Sammy Baugh, Washington vs. Philadelphia, Nov. 5, 1939
     Carl Kinscherf, N.Y. Giants vs. Detroit, Nov. 7, 1943
     George Taliaferro, N.Y. Yanks vs. Los Angeles, Sept. 28, 1951
    Longest Punt
    98Steve O'Neal, N.Y. Jets vs. Denver, Sept. 21, 1969
    94Joe Lintzenich, Chi. Bears vs. N.Y. Giants, Nov. 16, 1931
    93Shawn McCarthy, New England vs. Buffalo, Nov. 3, 1991
    AVERAGE YARDAGE
    Highest Average, Punting, Career (250 punts)
    45.10Sammy Baugh, Washington, 1937-1952 (338-15,245)
    44.68Tommy Davis, San Francisco, 1959-1969 (511-22,833)
    44.29Yale Lary, Detroit, 1952-53, 1956-64 (503-22,279)
    Highest Average, Punting, Season (Qualifiers)
    51.40Sammy Baugh, Washington, 1940 (35-1,799)
    48.94Yale Lary, Detroit, 1963 (35-1,713)
    48.73Sammy Baugh, Washington, 1941 (30-1,462)
    Highest Average, Punting, Rookie, Season (Qualifiers)
    45.92Frank Sinkwich, Detroit, 1943 (12-551)
    45.91Shane Lechler, Oakland, 2000 (65-2,984)
    45.66Tommy Davis, San Francisco, 1959 (59-2,694)
    Highest Average, Punting, Game (4 punts)
    61.75Bob Cifers, Detroit vs. Chi. Bears, Nov. 24, 1946 (4-247)
    61.60Roy McKay, Green Bay vs. Chi. Cardinals, Oct. 28, 1945 (5-308)
    59.50Darren Bennett, San Diego vs. Pittsburgh, Oct. 1, 1995 (4-238)
    PUNTS HAD BLOCKED
    Most Consecutive Punts, None Blocked
    906Chris Gardocki, Chicago, 1992-94; Indianapolis, 1995-98; Cleveland, 1999-2002 (current)
    678Bryan Barker, Kansas City, 1993; Philadelphia, 1994; Jacksonville, 1995-2000; Washington, 2001-02 (current)
    623Dave Jennings, N.Y. Giants, 1976-1983
    Most Punts Had Blocked, Career
    14Herman Weaver, Detroit, 1970-76; Seattle, 1977-1980
     Harry Newsome, Pittsburgh, 1985-89; Minnesota, 1990-93
    12Jerrel Wilson, Kansas City, 1963-1977; New England, 1978
     Tom Blanchard, N.Y. Giants, 1971-73; New Orleans, 1974-78; Tampa Bay, 1979-1981
    11David Lee, Baltimore, 1966-1978
    Most Punts Had Blocked, Season
    6Harry Newsome, Pittsburgh, 1988
    4Bryan Wagner, Cleveland, 1990
    3By many players
    PUNTS INSIDE THE 20
    (Punts Inside the 20 have been compiled since 1976)
    Most Punts Inside the 20, Career
    376Jeff Feagles, New England, 1988-89; Philadelphia, 1990-93; Arizona, 1994-97; Seattle, 1998-2002
    351Sean Landeta, N.Y. Giants, 1985-93; L.A. Rams, 1993-94; St. Louis, 1995-96; Tampa Bay, 1997; Green Bay, 1998; Philadelphia, 1999-2002
    318Lee Johnson, Houston, 1985-87; Cleveland, 1987-88; Cincinnati, 1988-1998; New England, 1999-2001; Minnesota, 2001, Philadelphia, 2002
    Most Punts Inside the 20, Season
    39Kyle Richardson, Baltimore, 1999
    36Brad Maynard, Chicago, 2001
     Chad Stanley, Houston, 2002
    35Rich Camarillo, Houston, 1994
     Mark Royals, Pittsburgh, 1994
     Craig Hentrich, Tennessee, 1999
     Kyle Richardson, Baltimore, 2000
     Todd Sauerbrun, Carolina, 2001
    Most Punts Inside the 20, Game
    8Mark Royals, Pittsburgh vs. Houston, Nov. 6, 1994 (OT)
     Bryan Barker, Jacksonville vs. Baltimore, Nov. 14, 1999
    7Josh Miller, Pittsburgh vs. Cincinnati, Dec. 20, 1998
    6By many players


     

     
     
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