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Kick Return Yards

What does Kick Return Yards Mean?

The distance that a kick returner carries the football after obtaining possession on a kickoff.


Sporting Charts explains Kick Return Yards

Kick return yards result from a kickoff, but in some instances they are combined with punt return yards into one statistic, in which case they are generally referred to as "combined kick return yards".

Kick return yards are also included in "all-purpose yards".

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