Gunner Olszewski



Experience: 4 years

Height: 6-0

Age: 25

Weight: 190 lbs

College: Bemidji State


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Recent Games

1@BengalsW 23 - 20
2PatriotsL 14 - 171181818011
3@BrownsL 17 - 29

Career Stats

WRTE Career

2019New England Patriots802341729011
2020New England Patriots13256212.43815234.612010
2021New England Patriots16023115.52201999040
2022Pittsburgh Steelers301181818011



  • Has played in 36 games (two starts) over his three-year NFL career (Patriots 2019-21)
  • Has averaged 23.2 yards per kickoff return (36 returns for 834 yards) and 12.6 yards per punt return (834 yards on 66 returns) over his career
  • His 12.6 yards/punt return would rank tied for third in NFL history, but the League uses 75 punt returns to qualify for the NFL record (which is 12.8 yards/punt return by George McAfee, Chicago, 1940-41, 45-50)
  • Led the NFL with a 17.3-yard punt return average (20 returns for 346 yards and one TD) in 2020, which was the highest return average in New England history and the second-highest in the NFL since 1970
  • Earned several accolades in 202, including Associated Press First Team All-Pro, Pro Football Weekly All-NFL Team, PFWA All-AFC Team and Sporting News All-Pro
  • Named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance in Week 13 of 2020 at L.A. Chargers when he scored on a 70-yard punt return and had a 61-yard return
  • First player in New England history with two punt returns of at least 60 yards in a single game
  • Also registered a 38-yard TD reception at L.A. Chargers, which made him the fourth player in Patriots history with a punt return TD and TD catch in the same game
  • Has caught nine passes for 127 yards and one TD and rushed six times for 32 yards
  • Made NFL debut in Week 1 of 2019 (vs. Pittsburgh)
  • Made NFL starting debut in Week 8 of 2020 (at Buffalo)