Kickers have the most points in a season, with 3,850 points in 2013.

by year what position typically scores the most points in the nfl
2013K2012K2014K2011K2008K2020K2016K2017K2015K2010K2018K2007K2019K2020WR2005K2009K2006K2018WR2003K2002K2015WR1999K2004K3.9k3.8k3.7k3.7k3.7k3.7k3.7k3.7k3.6k3.6k3.6k3.6k3.5k3.4k3.4k3.4k3.4k3.4k3.4k3.4k3.3k3.3k3.3k
POSITIONSEASONGPPTSPASS TDRUSH TDRET TDTDFGMXPMXP2SFTYPPG
Kicker20135113,85000008631,261007.5
Kicker20125173,78500008521,229007.3
Kicker20145313,70900008291,222007.0
Kicker20115163,70810008371,197007.2
Kicker20085373,70500008451,170006.9
Kicker20205113,67900008121,243007.2
Kicker20165153,66900008501,119007.1
Kicker20175113,66100008661,063007.2
Kicker20155263,64400008341,142006.9
Kicker20105283,59001017941,202006.8
Kicker20185113,56620008011,163007.0
Kicker20075183,55000007951,165006.9
Kicker20195063,51800017951,127007.0
Wide Receiver202026353,44881615565002901.3
Kicker20055443,44300007821,097006.3
Kicker20095453,43310007561,165006.3
Kicker20065173,41210007641,120006.6
Wide Receiver201825333,38481211555002701.3
Kicker20035343,36000007511,107006.3
Kicker20025473,35900007371,148006.1
Wide Receiver201524533,32011017548001601.4
Kicker19995463,30401017491,051006.1
Kicker20045423,27410007001,174006.0
Running Back197923903,253443155412101.4
Kicker20005383,24501017311,046006.0
StatMuse has season-level data for points going back to the 1921 season.

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