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Individual Career Records PUNT RETURNS (CAREER)

Punt return yards 1. 679 - Don Caparotti (59-679) - 1989-92 2. 667 - DeShon Hardy (85-667) - 1999-02 3. 588 - Breon Parker (68-588) - 1993-95 4. 586 - Steve Schubert (48-586) - 1970-72 5. 478 - JJ Moore (58-478) - 2003-07 6. 476 - Stephen Parnell (38-476) - 1968-69 7. 469 - Eric Thimas (66-469) - 1990-93 8. 468 - Tim Berra (61-468) - 1971-73 9. 463 - Kevin Sullivan (47-463) - 1977-79 10. 450 - Ron Harris (48-450) - 1975-76 11. 371 - Jerome Bledsoe (26-371) - 1988-91 12. 318 - Tony Williams (18-318) - 1991-94 13. 285 - Paul Platek (45-285) - 1982-85 14. 280 - Kenneth Palm (21-280) - 1961,63-64 15. 267 - Phil DeRose (14-267) - 1962-64 16. 259 - Trey Dudley-Giles (26-259) - 2012-13 17. 256 - Troy Lockman (26-256) - 1999-00 18. 252 - Julian Talley (25-252) - 2008-11 19. 249 - Bob Manning (28-249) - 1978-80 20. 243 - Steve Costello (41-243) - 2001-05 21. 233 - Scott Alia (38-233) - 1987-89 22. 222 - John Crowley (29-222) - 1982,84-86 23. 164 - Will Reynolds (12-164) - 1957-59 24. 162 - Gerald Walls (17-162) - 1957-58 25. 156 - Tom Delnickas (7-156) - 1958-59 26. 152 - James Hickman (9-152) - 1958-59,61 27. 151 - Nathanael Hasselbeck (23-151) - 2004 28. 149 - Kory Blackwell (10-149) - 1994-96 29. 136 - David Croasdale (24-136) - 1974-77 30. 132 - Kevin Jackson (19-132) - 1980-83

Punt returns 1. 85 - DeShon Hardy (85-667) - 1999-02 2. 68 - Breon Parker (68-588) - 1993-95 3. 66 - Eric Thimas (66-469) - 1990-93 4. 61 - Tim Berra (61-468) - 1971-73 5. 59 - Don Caparotti (59-679) - 1989-92 6. 58 - JJ Moore (58-478) - 2003-07 7. 48 - Steve Schubert (48-586) - 1970-72 48 - Ron Harris (48-450) - 1975-76 9. 47 - Kevin Sullivan (47-463) - 1977-79 10. 45 - Paul Platek (45-285) - 1982-85 11. 41 - Steve Costello (41-243) - 2001-05 12. 38 - Stephen Parnell (38-476) - 1968-69 38 - Scott Alia (38-233) - 1987-89 14. 29 - John Crowley (29-222) - 1982,84-86 15. 28 - Bob Manning (28-249) - 1978-80 16. 26 - Trey Dudley-Giles (26-259) - 2012-13 26 - Troy Lockman (26-256) - 1999-00 26 - Adrian Zullo (26-114) - 1998-02 26 - Jerome Bledsoe (26-371) - 1988-91 20. 25 - Julian Talley (25-252) - 2008-11 21. 24 - David Croasdale (24-136) - 1974-77 22. 23 - Nathanael Hasselbeck (23-151) - 2004 23. 21 - Kenneth Palm (21-280) - 1961,63-64 21 - Victor Cruz (21-122) - 2005-09 25. 19 - Kevin Jackson (19-132) - 1980-83 26. 18 - Tony Williams (18-318) - 1991-94 27. 17 - Andrew Thomas (17-122) - 1985-88 17 - Gerald Walls (17-162) - 1957-58 17 - Eric Dawley (17-83) - 1995-96 30. 14 - Phil DeRose (14-267) - 1962-64

Punt return TDs 1. 2 - Steve Schubert - 1970-72 2 - Kory Blackwell - 1994-96 3. 1 - Steve Telander - 1974-75,77-78 1 - JJ Moore - 2003-07 1 - Don Caparotti - 1989-92 1 - D.J. Adeoba - 2008-12 1 - Brandon Freeman - 2004-07 1 - Willie Hemmer - 1998-99 1 - Eric Thimas - 1990-93 1 - Jason Mumford - 1992-95 1 - Bryan Haynes - 2004-06 1 - Bryan King - 1997-00 1 - Vito Perrone - 1984-87 1 - Phil DeRose - 1962-64 1 - Jerome Bledsoe - 1988-91 1 - James Ihedigbo - 2002-06 1 - Tom Ahern - 1980-81

Average yards/punt return (minimum 25 attempts) 1. 14.27 - Jerome Bledsoe (26-371) - 1988-91 2. 12.53 - Stephen Parnell (38-476) - 1968-69 3. 12.21 - Steve Schubert (48-586) - 1970-72 4. 11.51 - Don Caparotti (59-679) - 1989-92 5. 10.08 - Julian Talley (25-252) - 2008-11 6. 9.96 - Trey Dudley-Giles (26-259) - 2012-13 7. 9.85 - Kevin Sullivan (47-463) - 1977-79 8. 9.85 - Troy Lockman (26-256) - 1999-00 9. 9.38 - Ron Harris (48-450) - 1975-76 10. 8.89 - Bob Manning (28-249) - 1978-80 11. 8.65 - Breon Parker (68-588) - 1993-95 12. 8.24 - JJ Moore (58-478) - 2003-07 13. 7.85 - DeShon Hardy (85-667) - 1999-02 14. 7.67 - Tim Berra (61-468) - 1971-73 15. 7.66 - John Crowley (29-222) - 1982,84-86 16. 7.11 - Eric Thimas (66-469) - 1990-93 17. 6.33 - Paul Platek (45-285) - 1982-85 18. 6.13 - Scott Alia (38-233) - 1987-89 19. 5.93 - Steve Costello (41-243) - 2001-05 20. 4.38 - Adrian Zullo (26-114) - 1998-02

KICK RETURNS (CAREER)

Kick return yards 1. 1388 - Courtney Robinson (58-1388) - 2006-08 2. 1295 - Tim Berra (54-1295) - 1971-73 3. 1178 - Dennis Dent (51-1178) - 1975-78 4. 1123 - Adrian Zullo (55-1123) - 1998-02 5. 1071 - Chip Mitchell (54-1071) - 1986-89 6. 1064 - Kevin Quinlan (52-1064) - 1998-01 7. 1009 - Jesse Julmiste (46-1009) - 2009-11 8. 952 - Garry Pearson (39-952) - 1979-82 9. 932 - Jordan Broadnax (44-932) - 2011-13 10. 922 - Jeremy Horne (54-922) - 2007-09 11. 881 - Stephen Parnell (36-881) - 1968-69 12. 788 - Richard Jenkins (34-788) - 1979,81-83 13. 744 - Jimmie Howard (37-744) - 1999-01,03 14. 738 - Breon Parker (41-738) - 1993-95 15. 717 - Trey Dudley-Giles (32-717) - 2012-13 16. 661 - Ed Barrett (32-661) - 1984-85,87 17. 639 - Tony Williams (33-639) - 1991-94 18. 622 - Jason Peebler (33-622) - 2001-04 19. 582 - Troy Lockman (30-582) - 1999-00 20. 580 - James Hickman (25-580) - 1958-59,61 21. 553 - Jerome Bledsoe (28-553) - 1988-91 22. 542 - Darryl Thomas (24-542) - 1993-97 23. 513 - Kory Blackwell (24-513) - 1994-96 24. 482 - Eric Thimas (26-482) - 1990-93 25. 474 - RJ Cobbs (25-474) - 2001-05 26. 445 - Pat Scavone (18-445) - 1968-70 27. 441 - Lamar Newsome (21-441) - 1988-91 28. 398 - Jerard White (22-398) - 1996-99 29. 392 - Marcel Shipp (24-392) - 1997-00 30. 383 - Lorenzo Perry (18-383) - 2003-04

Kick returns 1. 58 - Courtney Robinson (58-1388) - 2006-08 2. 55 - Adrian Zullo (55-1123) - 1998-02 3. 54 - Chip Mitchell (54-1071) - 1986-89 54 - Tim Berra (54-1295) - 1971-73 54 - Jeremy Horne (54-922) - 2007-09 6. 52 - Kevin Quinlan (52-1064) - 1998-01 7. 51 - Dennis Dent (51-1178) - 1975-78 8. 46 - Jesse Julmiste (46-1009) - 2009-11 9. 44 - Jordan Broadnax (44-932) - 2011-13 10. 41 - Breon Parker (41-738) - 1993-95 11. 39 - Garry Pearson (39-952) - 1979-82 12. 37 - Jimmie Howard (37-744) - 1999-01,03 13. 36 - Stephen Parnell (36-881) - 1968-69 14. 34 - Richard Jenkins (34-788) - 1979,81-83 15. 33 - Jason Peebler (33-622) - 2001-04 33 - Tony Williams (33-639) - 1991-94 17. 32 - Trey Dudley-Giles (32-717) - 2012-13 32 - Ed Barrett (32-661) - 1984-85,87 19. 30 - Troy Lockman (30-582) - 1999-00 20. 28 - Jerome Bledsoe (28-553) - 1988-91 21. 26 - Eric Thimas (26-482) - 1990-93 22. 25 - RJ Cobbs (25-474) - 2001-05 25 - James Hickman (25-580) - 1958-59,61 24. 24 - Darryl Thomas (24-542) - 1993-97 24 - Kory Blackwell (24-513) - 1994-96 24 - Marcel Shipp (24-392) - 1997-00 27. 22 - Jerard White (22-398) - 1996-99 28. 21 - Lamar Newsome (21-441) - 1988-91 29. 20 - Bill Coleman (20-379) - 1974-77 20 - Ron Mangarelli (20-340) - 1980-82

Kick return TDs 1. 2 - Jesse Julmiste - 2009-11 2 - Phil DeRose - 1962-64 2 - Dennis Dent - 1975-78 4. 1 - Tim Berra - 1971-73 1 - Courtney Robinson - 2006-08 1 - Khary Bailey-Smith - 2012-13 1 - Stephen Parnell - 1968-69 1 - Ron Mangarelli - 1980-82 1 - Ryan Carter - 2009-12 1 - Garry Pearson - 1979-82 1 - Richard Jenkins - 1979,81-83

Average yards/kick return (minimum 25 attempts) 1. 24.47 - Stephen Parnell (36-881) - 1968-69 2. 24.41 - Garry Pearson (39-952) - 1979-82 3. 23.98 - Tim Berra (54-1295) - 1971-73 4. 23.93 - Courtney Robinson (58-1388) - 2006-08 5. 23.20 - James Hickman (25-580) - 1958-59,61 6. 23.18 - Richard Jenkins (34-788) - 1979,81-83 7. 23.10 - Dennis Dent (51-1178) - 1975-78 8. 22.41 - Trey Dudley-Giles (32-717) - 2012-13 9. 21.93 - Jesse Julmiste (46-1009) - 2009-11 10. 21.18 - Jordan Broadnax (44-932) - 2011-13 11. 20.66 - Ed Barrett (32-661) - 1984-85,87 12. 20.46 - Kevin Quinlan (52-1064) - 1998-01 13. 20.42 - Adrian Zullo (55-1123) - 1998-02 14. 20.11 - Jimmie Howard (37-744) - 1999-01,03 15. 19.83 - Chip Mitchell (54-1071) - 1986-89 16. 19.75 - Jerome Bledsoe (28-553) - 1988-91 17. 19.40 - Troy Lockman (30-582) - 1999-00 18. 19.36 - Tony Williams (33-639) - 1991-94 19. 18.96 - RJ Cobbs (25-474) - 2001-05 20. 18.85 - Jason Peebler (33-622) - 2001-04 21. 18.54 - Eric Thimas (26-482) - 1990-93 22. 18.00 - Breon Parker (41-738) - 1993-95 23. 17.07 - Jeremy Horne (54-922) - 2007-09

INTERCEPTION RETURNS (CAREER)

Interception return yards 1. 256 - Darren Thellen (10-256) - 2008-12 2. 238 - Steven Rogers (18-238) - 1967-69 3. 215 - Shannon James (20-215) - 2001-05 4. 214 - Steve LeMay (6-214) - 1977-79 5. 207 - Breon Parker (13-207) - 1993-95 207 - Matt Rajotte (11-207) - 1989-90,92-93 7. 201 - Kevin Sullivan (14-201) - 1977-79 8. 171 - Jeremy Robinson (15-171) - 1997-01 9. 168 - Tracy Belton (13-168) - 2003-06 10. 153 - Brandon Smith (5-153) - 2003-06 11. 152 - John McCormick (10-152) - 1959-61 12. 134 - Don Caparotti (17-134) - 1989-92 13. 125 - Anton McKenzie (3-125) - 2000-03 14. 123 - Tony Williams (7-123) - 1991-94 15. 121 - David Croasdale (9-121) - 1974-77 16. 118 - Jerard White (12-118) - 1996-99 17. 116 - Kirk Nelms (3-116) - 2010-11 18. 115 - Ron Harris (8-115) - 1975-76 115 - Bob Manning (11-115) - 1978-80 20. 110 - Steve Costello (12-110) - 2001-05 21. 106 - John Beerworth (11-106) - 1975-76,78 22. 103 - Dwayne Lopes (13-103) - 1980-82 23. 100 - Tehran Hunter (1-100) - 1997-98 24. 93 - Cesar Rosario (3-93) - 2004-07 25. 90 - Sean Smalls (2-90) - 2005-08 26. 89 - Tyler Holmes (11-89) - 2008-11 27. 80 - Vaughn Williams (7-80) - 1988,90-91 28. 78 - James Ihedigbo (9-78) - 2002-06 29. 76 - Corey Potter (5-76) - 1998-02 30. 75 - John Van Buren (6-75) - 1974-75

Interceptions 1. 20 - Shannon James (20-215) - 2001-05 2. 18 - Steven Rogers (18-238) - 1967-69 18 - Grady Fuller (18-44) - 1980-83 4. 17 - Don Caparotti (17-134) - 1989-92 5. 15 - Jeremy Robinson (15-171) - 1997-01 6. 14 - Kevin Sullivan (14-201) - 1977-79 7. 13 - Breon Parker (13-207) - 1993-95 13 - Tracy Belton (13-168) - 2003-06 13 - Dwayne Lopes (13-103) - 1980-82 10. 12 - Jerard White (12-118) - 1996-99 12 - Steve Costello (12-110) - 2001-05 12. 11 - Matt Rajotte (11-207) - 1989-90,92-93 11 - Bob Manning (11-115) - 1978-80 11 - John Beerworth (11-106) - 1975-76,78 11 - Tyler Holmes (11-89) - 2008-11 11 - Chris Wood (11-46) - 1982-85 17. 10 - Darren Thellen (10-256) - 2008-12 10 - John McCormick (10-152) - 1959-61 19. 9 - David Croasdale (9-121) - 1974-77 9 - James Ihedigbo (9-78) - 2002-06 21. 8 - Ron Harris (8-115) - 1975-76 8 - Brian Smith (8-44) - 1997-00 8 - Paul Platek (8-13) - 1982-85 24. 7 - Tony Williams (7-123) - 1991-94 7 - Vaughn Williams (7-80) - 1988,90-91 7 - Jeromy Miles (7-73) - 2007-09 7 - John Schroeder (7-51) - 1962-64 7 - John McKeown (7-26) - 1985-88 29. 6 - Steve LeMay (6-214) - 1977-79 6 - John Van Buren (6-75) - 1974-75 6 - Bob Ellis (6-70) - 1963-64 6 - Todd Holt (6-30) - 1974-75,77 6 - Craig Lesinski (6-17) - 1982-83 6 - Todd Comeau (6-13) - 1981-84

Interception return TDs 1. 2 - Jerard White - 1996-99 2 - Tyler Holmes - 2008-11 2 - Anton McKenzie - 2000-03 4. 1 - Breon Parker - 1993-95 1 - Khari Samuel - 1995-98 1 - Cesar Rosario - 2004-07 1 - Kirk Nelms - 2010-11 1 - Matt Rajotte - 1989-90,92-93 1 - Robert Santucci - 1964 1 - Doran Davis - 1999-03 1 - Kevin Sullivan - 1977-79 1 - Tehran Hunter - 1997-98 1 - Shannon James - 2001-05 1 - Steve LeMay - 1977-79 1 - Mark Kimener - 2000-03 1 - Mario Perry - 1989-90,92-93 1 - Darren Thellen - 2008-12 1 - Don Caparotti - 1989-92 1 - Jeromy Miles - 2007-09 1 - Christian Birt - 2009-12 1 - Vaughn Williams - 1988,90-91 1 - Josh Jennings - 2006-09 1 - Ben Albert - 1991-94 1 - RJ Cobbs - 2001-05 1 - Tony Williams - 1991-94 1 - Shane Viveiros - 2008-11 1 - D. Grange - 1982-85 1 - Sean Smalls - 2005-08 1 - Valdamar Brower - 1999-03 1 - Mike Dwyer - 1984-85 1 - Tracy Belton - 2003-06 1 - Corey Potter - 1998-02

FUMBLE RETURNS (CAREER)

Fumble return yards 1. 80 - John Van Buren (1-80) - 1974-75 2. 75 - Shannon James (2-75) - 2001-05 3. 56 - Mike Ziccardi (2-56) - 2001-03 4. 55 - Brian Ellis (2-55) - 2004-08 5. 53 - Khary Bailey-Smith (1-53) - 2012-13 6. 35 - Steve Costello (1-35) - 2001-05 7. 28 - Darnel DeLaire (2-28) - 2004-08 28 - Michael Meggett (2-28) - 2005-07 9. 25 - D. Grange (1-25) - 1982-85 10. 24 - Brandon Smith (2-24) - 2003-06 11. 9 - Kole Ayi (1-9) - 1997-00 12. 8 - Justin Riemer (2-8) - 1993-96 8 - Michael Hanson (1-8) - 2005-09 14. 6 - Kevin Byrne (1-6) - 2009-13 6 - Brandon Freeman (1-6) - 2004-07 6 - Mike Smith (1-6) - 1996-98 6 - Shane Viveiros (0-6) - 2008-11 18. 5 - Anton McKenzie (1-5) - 2000-03 5 - Brian Smith (1-5) - 1997-00 20. 3 - Jeromy Miles (1-3) - 2007-09 21. 2 - Randall Jette (1-2) - 2011-13 22. -2 - Brandon Potvin (0--2) - 2009-13

Fumble returns 1. 8 - Dennis Kiernan (8-0) - 1972-74 8 - Steve Telander (8-0) - 1974-75,77-78 3. 7 - Robert Burke (7-0) - 1962,64 4. 6 - Pete McCarty (6-0) - 1975,77 6 - Joe McLaughlin (6-0) - 1976-78 6 - Ed McAleney (6-0) - 1972-73 7. 5 - John Willis (5-0) - 1975-77 5 - W. DeFlavio (5-0) - 1969-71 5 - John D'Amato (5-0) - 1976-78 5 - Dennis Collins (5-0) - 1969-71 11. 4 - Robert Foote (4-0) - 1961 4 - John McDonald (4-0) - 1976-78 4 - Dennis Fenton (4-0) - 1974-76 4 - John Kozaka (4-0) - 1961-62 4 - Gary Little (4-0) - 1975 4 - Tom Bradshaw (4-0) - 1972-74 17. 3 - William Sroka (3-0) - 1968-69 3 - James Kelliher (3-0) - 1969-70 3 - Duncan Gillan (3-0) - 1978 3 - Paul St. Onge (3-0) - 1972-74 3 - Ron Harris (3-0) - 1975-76 3 - Matt Dawson (3-0) - 1996-99 3 - George Lewis (3-0) - 1978-81 3 - Phil Puopolo (3-0) - 1976 3 - G. Stevens (3-0) - 1977 3 - John O'Neil (3-0) - 1970-71 27. 2 - Shannon James (2-75) - 2001-05 2 - Mike Ziccardi (2-56) - 2001-03 2 - Brian Ellis (2-55) - 2004-08 2 - Michael Meggett (2-28) - 2005-07 2 - Darnel DeLaire (2-28) - 2004-08 2 - Brandon Smith (2-24) - 2003-06 2 - Justin Riemer (2-8) - 1993-96 2 - William Frye (2-0) - 1968 2 - Pat Brady (2-0) - 1972 2 - Curtis Bristol (2-0) - 1971 2 - Edward Forbush (2-0) - 1959,61 2 - Loren Flagg (2-0) - 1961-62 2 - William Bush (2-0) - 1969-70 2 - Rich Cronin (2-0) - 1970-71 2 - Andrew Guarino (2-0) - 1968 2 - Dave Harrington (2-0) - 1961 2 - Steve LeMay (2-0) - 1977-79 2 - Stephen McInnes (2-0) - 1975,77-78 2 - H. Parmenter (2-0) - 1971 2 - Tim Edwards (2-0) - 1972 2 - Bob Parrott (2-0) - 1972-73 2 - Kevin Sullivan (2-0) - 1977-79 2 - Dennis Gray (2-0) - 1968 2 - Paul Hansen (2-0) - 1971-73 2 - Pete Ditommaso (2-0) - 1979-81 2 - Tony Gugliuzza (2-0) - 1994,96 2 - R. Robinson (2-0) - 1968 2 - Eric Cregan (2-0) - 1978-81 2 - Richard Dyer (2-0) - 1969-70 2 - Ray Benoit (2-0) - 1979,81 2 - Pat Scavone (2-0) - 1968-70 2 - Jeron Alston (2-0) - 1994-97 2 - Frank Ditomasso (2-0) - 1979-80 2 - Bob Manning (2-0) - 1978-80 2 - Joe Sabulis (2-0) - 1969-71 2 - Bill Cooke (2-0) - 1973-74 2 - Sam Lussier (2-0) - 1961-62 2 - Tony Jesi (2-0) - 1979 2 - Peter Stevens (2-0) - 1979 2 - John Farrelly (2-0) - 1968,70

Fumble return TDs 1. 2 - Shannon James - 2001-05 2 - Brandon Smith - 2003-06 3. 1 - Kole Ayi - 1997-00 1 - D. Grange - 1982-85 1 - Steve Costello - 2001-05 1 - Mike Ziccardi - 2001-03 1 - Anton McKenzie - 2000-03 1 - Brian Ellis - 2004-08 1 - John Van Buren - 1974-75

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