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Punt Returns

Team Records


Punt Returns - Single-Game 
Most Punt Returns - 10, vs. South Carolina, Oct. 24, 1970
Most Yards Gained - 171, vs. Virginia Tech, Nov. 16, 1974
Most Touchdowns - 2, vs. Arizona State, Nov. 3, 1984

Season Records

Single-Season Most Punt Returns - 44, 1970 Fewest Punt Returns - 14, 1960 Most Yards - 649, 1988 Highest Average Per Punt Return - 15.5, 1988 (649-42) Most Touchdowns - 4, 1979 and 1984 Lowest Average Per Punt Return - 1.8, 1989 (22-12)

Individual Records

Most Punt Returns Game - 10, David Snell vs. South Carolina, Oct. 24, 1970 Season - 40, David Snell, 1970 Career - 126, Deion Sanders, 1985-88 Most Yards on Punt Returns Game - 137, Bobby Jackson vs. Virginia Tech, Nov. 16, 1974 Season - 503, Deion Sanders, 1988 Career - 1,429, Deion Sanders, 1985-88 Highest Average Per Punt Return Game (Min. 3) - 45.7 (137-3), Bobby Jackson vs. Virginia Tech, Nov. 16, 1974 Season (Min. 10) - 20.1 (241-12), Phil Abraira, 1969 Career (Min. 25) - 14.0 (377-27), Buddy Blankenship, 1964-65 Most TDs on Punt Returns Game - 2, Joe Wessel vs. Arizona State, Nov. 3, 1984 Season - 3, Joe Wessel, 1984 Career - 3, Joe Wessel, 1981-84; Deion Sanders, 1985-88; Terrell Buckley, 1989-91 Longest Punt Returns 1. 92 yards, Phil Abraira vs. North Carolina State, 1969 (TD) 2. 80 yards, Robert Jackson vs. Virginia Tech, 1974 (TD) 80 yards, Bill Odom vs. Stetson, 1954 (TD) 4. 79 yards, Dee Feaster vs. Clemson, 1996 (TD) 5. 76 yards, Deion Sanders vs. Clemson, 1988 (TD) 6. 75 yards, Walt Sumner vs. Alabama, 1967 (TD) 75 yards, Ralph Chaudron vs. Whiting Field, 1949 (TD) 8. 74 yards, Corey Sawyer vs. North Carolina, 1992 (TD) 9. 71 yards, David Snell vs. Louisville, 1970 (TD) 10. 70 yards, Bill Campbell vs. Wake Forest, 1965 (TD) 11. 69 yards, Terrell Buckley vs. Syracuse, 1989 (TD)



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