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Defense

  • * Selected to Pro Bowl, + First-Team All-Pro
Defense Table
Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
1Herb Adderley*GNB28LCB141441611201000.0
2Lionel AldridgeGNB26RDE1211001003.5
3Kermit AlexanderSFO26RCB131257204802000.0
4Marty AmslerCHI25RDE1413100001001.0
5Bruce AndersonNYG23DE142001002.5
6Dick AndersonNOR23T20000.01
7Roger AndersonNYG25DT43001002.0
8George Andrie*DAL27RDE14140020011.5
9Dick ArndtPIT23DT14001.0
10Doug AtkinsNOR37RDE1411001009.5
11Ken AveryNYG23RLB139001000.0
12John BakerPIT32LDE1311100002001.0
13Erich BarnesCLE32LCB131344704001000.0
14Walt BarnesWAS23LDT141301.0
15Lem Barney*DET22LCB14141023237120-500.0
16Tom BarringtonNOR23RB143021000.0
17Dick BassRAM30FB1414062000.0
18Maxie Baughan*RAM29RLB141446903101000.0
19Craig BaynhamDAL23HB140001000.0
20Ed BeardSFO28MLB1414001500.0
21Randy BeislerPHI23LDT148001002.0
22Andy BowlingATL22LB60001000.0
23Ken BowmanGNB25C1310001000.0
24Bobby BoydBAL30LCB1411614514101000.0
25Ordell Braase*BAL35RDE1413001914.5
26Jim BradshawPIT28SS136022000.0
27Zeke BratkowskiGNB36QB62021000.0
28Ed BredingWAS23MLB145001300.01
29Johnny BrewerCLE30RLB141127517003006.5
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
30Bill BriggsWAS24DE144001001.0
31John BrodieSFO32QB1410031000.0
32Bill Brown*MIN29FB1414031000.0
33Charlie BrownCHI25DB8012302302000.0
34Fred BrownPHI24LB13322901700.0
35Robert BrownGNB28DE14001.5
36Roger Brown*RAM30RDT1414001007.0
37Tom BrownGNB27SS141415105102000.0
38Don BrummSTL26RDE10402.5
39Doug BuffoneCHI23LLB141433902201113.5
40Ronnie BullCHI27FB129001100.0
41Jackie BurkettNOR31RLB/LLB141135702302000.5
42Bo BurrisNOR23DB142001300.0
43Jimmy BursonSTL27RCB1312200000.0
44Dick Butkus*CHI25MLB141412402403004.0
45Jim CadileCHI27RG109001000.0
46Lee Roy CaffeyGNB26RLB131322802400.0
47Dave CahillRAM26DT14001.5
48Lee CallandATL26RCB1414310617700.0
49John CampbellPIT29LLB141325203002.0
50Joe CarolloRAM27LT1414001000.0
51Henry CarrNYG25RCB9711301300.0
52Jim CarrollWAS24LLB148100001.0
53Pete CaseNYG27LG1410001000.0
54Joe CerneSFO25C140001000.0
55Clarence ChildsNYG29LCB/RCB1412021000.0
56Ernie ClarkDET30LLB1211100011000.0
57Mike ClarkPIT27K140001000.0
58Phil ClarkDAL22DB115160600.0
59Bill CodyNOR23LB90001000.0
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
60Elmer CollettSFO23LG149001000.0
61Jim ColvinNYG30LDT8502.0
62Dick ComptonPIT27LE1212011000.0
63Jack ConcannonCHI24QB1312041000.0
64Glen CondrenNYG25RDE131204.0
65Mike ConnellyDAL32C1414012-900.0
66Lou CordileoneNOR30DT11000.5
67Frank CornishCHI23LDT14142100603003.5
68Vince CostelloNYG35MLB141445402601.0
69Claude CrabbRAM27DB14112302300.0
70Willis CrenshawSTL26RB141013000.0
71Irv CrossRAM28RCB1412200051000.0
72Dave CrossanWAS27C110001000.0
73Doug CunninghamSFO22RB140052000.0
74Mike CurtisBAL24LB33160601001.0
75Willie DanielRAM30DB14224503500.0
76Dick DanielsDAL23DB140001000.0
77Ben DavisCLE22DB143190920000.0
78Rosey DavisNYG26DE10001000.0
79Ted DavisNOR25RLB106002000.0
80Willie Davis*+GNB33LDE14140011.01
81Bob DeMarco*+STL29C1414002000.0
82Earl DennyMIN22RB130002100.0
83Paul DicksonMIN30RDT141305.0
84Al DoddCHI22DB60001000.0
85John DouglasNOR22LCB141311901901000.0
86Perry Lee DunnATL26RB141031000.0
87Ron EastDAL24DT140001001.5
88Scott EatonNYG23LCB128270700.0
89Dave EdwardsDAL28RLB141433412603005.5
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
90Carl EllerMIN25LDE1413002004.0
91Willie EllisonRAM22RB140011000.0
92Dick EveyCHI26RDT12906.0
93Mel Farr*DET23FB/HB1312073000.0
94Ross FichtnerCLE29FS1412411308810000.0
95Pat FischerSTL27LCB1414485169032300.0
96Mike Fitzgerald3TM26DB101011000.0
97Jim FlaniganGNB22LB120001000.0
98Paul FlatleyMIN26LE1313011000.0
99John ForuriaPIT23DB32001000.0
100Roman Gabriel*RAM27QB1414051000.0
101Mike GaechterDAL27SS1414200001001.0
102Billy GambrellSTL26LE129011000.0
103Jim GarciaNOR23LDE12501.0
104Dennis GaubatzBAL27MLB14142100501000.0
105Curt GentryCHI30RCB141342501700.0
106Bill Glass*CLE32RDE14141000020010.5
107Goose GonsoulinSFO29FS148390500.0
108Dick GordonCHI23LE1414021200.0
109Cornell Green*+DAL27LCB141475202810000.0
110Forrest Gregg*+GNB34RT1414001000.0
111Jack GregoryCLE23DE143001000.0
112Bob GrimMIN22WR132031000.0
113Andy GrossNYG22G140001100.0
114Tony GuilloryRAM25LB140001000.0
115Dale HackbartMIN29FS131324512401.0
116Mike HaggertyPIT22RT1411001000.0
117Tom HallNOR27FL111011000.0
118Chris Hanburger*WAS26RLB1312005.0
119Larry HandDET27RDE1414262407.0
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
120Don HansenMIN23LB121002000.0
121Jim HargroveMIN22LB140130300.0
122Charlie HarperNYG23RT1412003000.0
123Rickie HarrisWAS24LCB/SS1413100022000.0
124Wendell HarrisNYG27SS1412100002000.5
125Ben HartNOR22E1012102100.0
126Dick HartPHI24LG1414001000.0
127Doug HartGNB28DB140001000.0
128Jim HartSTL23QB1414042-300.0
129George HarveyNOR22RT64001000.0
130Len HaussWAS25C1414001600.0
131Alvin HaymondBAL25DB8223303300.0
132Harold HaysDAL28LB140001900.0
133Matt HazeltineSFO34RLB131106.0
134Ralph HeckATL26RLB141405.0
135Jimmy HeidelNOR24SS1413120200.0
136Larry HendershotWAS23LB40001000.0
137Gene Hickerson*+CLE32RG1414001200.0
138Fred HillPHI24SE142001000.0
139Roy HiltonBAL24LDE148002004.0
140Stan HindmanSFO23LDE13130010012.0
141Chuck HintonPIT28RDT14140012714.5
142Dick HoakPIT28RB142021000.0
143Bob HohnPIT26LCB/RCB1311200002000.0
144Jim HoustonCLE30LLB131339727901302.0
145Mike HowellCLE24RCB141232002000.0
146Chuck Howley*+DAL31LLB141412812801002.0
147Floyd HudlowATL24SS101022502101.0
148Sam HuffWAS33MLB109280501002.0
149Bob HughesATL23DE20001000.0
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
150Chuck HughesPHI24WR90021000.0
151Don HultzPHI27LDE131311611601001.0
152Ken ImanRAM28C1414001000.0
153Jim JacksonSFO23DB3112202200.0
154Roy JeffersonPIT24FL1311011000.0
155Bob Jeter*+GNB30RCB141487802501700.0
156Jimmy JohnsonSFO29LCB1111268038012600.0
157Mike JohnsonDAL24RCB141358804902000.0
158Randy JohnsonATL23QB1412041-200.0
159Walter Johnson*CLE25LDT1414001007.5
160Clint JonesMIN22RB140032000.0
161Deacon Jones*+RAM29LDE14140010021.51
162Harry JonesPHI22RB110001200.0
163Homer Jones*NYG26LE1414011800.0
164Henry JordanGNB32RDT141407.5
165Lee Roy Jordan*DAL26MLB141438514001.01
166Les Josephson*RAM25HB1414041000.0
167Carl KammererWAS30RDE1111011.5
168Jim KanickiCLE26RDT1413001004.5
169Joe KappMIN29QB1311042000.0
170Alex KarrasDET32LDT14140020012.5
171Karl KassulkeMIN26SS141421001001002.5
172Jim KatcavageNYG33LDE141309.0
173Ernie KellermannCLE24SS1414190901000.0
174Ike KelleyPHI23LB14311801801000.0
175Leroy Kelly*+CLE25HB1414072000.0
176Brady Keys2TM31DB/RCB14633803021000.0
177Jon KilgoreRAM24P140011000.0
178Billy KilmerNOR28QB104052000.0
179John KirbyMIN25RLB141401.0
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
180Bill KomanSTL33RLB1412012002.0
181Ken KortasPIT25LDT1414001513.5
182Ernie Koy*NYG25HB1413031000.0
183Jerry Kramer*+GNB31RG1414001000.0
184Paul KrauseWAS25FS131287503201000.0
185Charlie KruegerSFO30LDT131303.5
186Ralph KurekCHI24FB145021000.0
187Roland LakesSFO28RDT14140010013.0
188Chuck LamsonRAM28SS141321801012000.5
189Gary LarsenMIN27DT143002001.0
190Greg LarsonNYG28C1414001000.0
191Dick LeBeauDET30RCB141442902702000.0
192Earl LeggettNOR34DT6202.0
193Gary LewisSFO25RB131022000.0
194Bob Lilly*+DAL28RDT141406.5
195Dale LindseyCLE24MLB1412150500.5
196Jim LindseyMIN23RB80002000.0
197Dave LloydPHI31MLB1414110102.0
198Spider LockhartNYG24FS121053802824000.0
199Jerry LoganBAL26SS141442201110000.0
200Obert LoganNOR26FS131332101800.0
201Dave LongSTL23RDE/LDE1412001005.0
202John LoveWAS23FL133063010.0
203Mike LucciDET28MLB141424713103.5
204Lamar LundyRAM32RDE14140011507.5
205Bob LurtsemaNYG25RDT1410001004.0
206Lenny LylesBAL31RCB121255913601700.0
207Earsell MackbeeMIN26LCB1414598140025910.0
208Bruce MaherDET30SS141421401400.01
209Ray MansfieldPIT26C1414021-2100.0
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
210Jim MarshallMIN30RDE1414002008.0
211Paul MarthaPIT25FS141144102312000.0
212Aaron MartinPHI25LCB1414280801600.0
213Tommy MasonRAM28RB130022000.0
214Bob MathesonCLE23LB142100000.0
215Don McCallNOR23RB142002300.0
216John McCambridgeDET23DE6002.0
217Darris McCordDET34LDE141411501501302.0
218Ray McDonaldWAS23FB126012000.0
219Ben McGeePIT28RDE10412112102.0
220Ernie McMillan*STL29RT1413001000.0
221Bennie McRaeCHI28LCB141459423401.0
222Eddie Meador*RAM30FS1414810323012000.0
223Ron MedvedPHI23DB8322302300.0
224Dave MeggyesySTL26LB142001000.5
225Dale Meinert*STL34MLB1414150501000.5
226Chuck Mercein2TM24RB70011000.0
227Don Meredith*DAL29QB1111063-2000.0
228John MeyersPHI27RDT1411002002.0
229Lou MichaelsBAL32LDE145001.5
230Clark MillerSFO29RDE1313130301.5
231Fred Miller*BAL27LDT/RDT141406.5
232Randy MinniearNYG24RB63001000.0
233George MiraSFO25QB32042000.0
234Lenny MooreBAL34HB140011000.0
235Jim MoranNYG25LDT1010001003.0
236Mike MorganPHI25LLB138100000.5
237Craig MortonDAL24QB93051-300.0
238Howard Mudd*SFO25RG1414001000.0
239Paul NaumoffDET22LB14301.0
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
240Ralph Neely*+DAL24RT1414001000.0
241Bill NelsenPIT26QB85073000.0
242Al NelsonPHI24DB10001000.0
243Jim NettlesPHI25RCB121245203400.0
244Bob NicholsRAM24T1400011200.0
245Ray NitschkeGNB31MLB141433512001001.5
246Kent NixPIT23QB129022-300.0
247Tommy Nobis*+ATL24MLB141435714101000.5
248Pettis NormanDAL28TE1414011000.0
249Jim NortonATL25LDE1411100001005.5
250Frank NunleySFO22LB143170701001.0
251Ed O'BradovichCHI27LDE1411010.5
252Merlin Olsen*+RAM27LDT1414001003.5
253Dave OsbornMIN24HB1414031000.0
254Brig OwensWAS24SS1410168168011200.0
255Alan PageMIN22LDT1411003008.5
256Jack PardeeRAM31LLB141469524001001.0
257Frank ParkerCLE28DT12101.0
258Floyd Peters*PHI31LDT1412130301002.0
259Richie Petitbon*CHI29SS141357303501001.0
260Gary PettigrewPHI23RDE1310001004.0
261Loyd PhillipsCHI22LDE74001000.0
262Mel PhillipsSFO25DB144100000.0
263Brian PiccoloCHI24RB141021000.0
264Dave PivecRAM24TE140001200.0
265Milt PlumDET32QB96041000.0
266Ron PorterBAL22LLB146100000.0
267Myron PottiosRAM28MLB11812402401000.0
268Jim PrestelWAS30DT8001.0
269Vince Promuto WAS29RG1413001000.0
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
270Jethro PughDAL23LDT1414014009.01
271Jim PurnellCHI26RLB141401.5
272Larry RakestrawCHI25QB52021000.0
273Al RandolphSFO23SS1414001000.0
274Ken ReavesATL23LCB1414715304201000.0
275Dan ReevesDAL23HB1414072900.0
276Mel Renfro*DAL26FS99738030022800.0
277Jerry RhomeDAL25QB140011000.0
278Jerry RichardsonATL26DB1320012100.0
279Bob RiggleATL23FS111102.5
280Joe RobbSTL30LDE111001.0
281Walter RobertsNOR25FL13100012810.0
282Dave Robinson*+GNB26LLB141441601201003.0
283Len RohdeSFO29LT1414001000.0
284George RoseNOR25DB13211501510000.0
285Bob RoweSTL22DE11101.0
286Dave RoweNOR22LDT141405.5
287John RowserGNB23DB140001000.0
288Karl RubkeATL32LDT8800.5
289Jerry RushDET25RDT141405.5
290Marion RushingATL31LLB1414120202301.5
291Andy RussellPIT26RLB141335004202.5
292Joe RutgensWAS28RDT141209.0
293Frank RyanCLE31QB1313041000.0
294Bill SaulPIT27MLB1413100010002.5
295Gale Sayers*+CHI24HB1313084000.0
296Joe ScarpatiPHI24SS141349916701001.0
297Ray SchoenkeWAS26LG1414001000.0
298Gregg SchumacherRAM25DE11000.5
299Brian SchwedaNOR24LDE1412001002.0
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
300Joe ScibelliRAM28RG1414001000.0
301Bob ShannPHI24DB60180802000.0
302Ed SharockmanMIN28RCB141339403701000.0
303Don ShinnickBAL32RLB141432001701.0
304Jim ShorterWAS28RCB131143202100.0
305Don ShyPIT22HB146052000.0
306Chuck SieminskiATL27RDT/LDT1410001001.5
307Sam SilasSTL27LDT1414001200.0
308Dave SimmonsNOR24MLB11911201200.0
309Jim SkaggsPHI27RG1414001000.0
310Bob SkoronskiGNB33LT1413001000.0
311Billy Ray SmithBAL32RDT/LDT141403.5
312Bubba SmithBAL22DT13007.0
313Dick SmithWAS23LCB104300001000.0
314Jackie Smith*STL27TE1414031000.0
315Jerry Smith*WAS24TE1414021900.0
316Ralph SmithCLE29TE1414001110.0
317Ron SmithATL24LE137063000.0
318Norm SneadPHI28QB1414051000.0
319Ron SnidowWAS26LDE1414002007.5
320Jim SnowdenWAS25RT1414001000.0
321Philip SpillerSTL22DB14121301300.0
322Steve SpurrierSFO22QB142011000.0
323Larry StallingsSTL26LLB1414001004.0
324Bart StarrGNB33QB1412031000.0
325Steve StonebreakerNOR29LLB101001.0
326Jerry Stovall*STL26SS1414460600.5
327Charlie StukesBAL24DB14321301301000.0
328Andy StynchulaBAL28DE13203.0
329Bill SwainNYG26LLB/RLB1414100000.0
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
330Karl SweetanDET25QB108041000.0
331Wayne SwinfordSFO24DB50001000.0
332Joe SzczeckoATL25RDT1270021001.0
333Dick SzymanskiBAL35C1414001000.0
334Charley Taylor*+WAS26LE1212032000.0
335Joe TaylorCHI28DB14212702701000.0
336Rosey TaylorCHI30FS1414519010023711.0
337Clendon ThomasPIT32FS13823903301002.0
338Bobby ThompsonDET28DB120021000.0
339Mike TillemanNOR23RDT141202.0
340Mel TomPHI26DE14505.0
341Willie TownesDAL24LDE14130011707.0
342Bill TriplettNYG27RB113021000.0
343Billy TruaxRAM24TE1414011000.0
344Bill TuckerSFO24RB140001000.0
345Wendell TuckerRAM24FL70031000.0
346Johnny Unitas*+BAL34QB1414043000.0
347Bruce Van DykePIT23RG1414002000.0
348Ron Vander KelenMIN28QB113032000.0
349Arunas VasysPHI24LB90000.5
350Tom VaughnDET24FS1411100002001.0
351Rick Volk*BAL22FS1414614519400.0
352Lloyd VossPIT25RDE/LDE1313140402.0
353Chuck WalkerSTL26RDT13130020012.0
354Wayne WalkerDET31RLB1411012003.0
355Tom WaltersWAS25DB1020011500.0
356Chuck WaltonDET26LG1413001000.0
357Carl WardCLE23DB142100030000.0
358Paul WarfieldCLE25LE1414001300.0
359Lonnie WarwickMIN25MLB141423601910004.5
Rk Player Tm Age Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits Sfty
360Tom WatkinsDET30HB135054600.0
361Jim WeatherwaxGNB24DT142001001.5
362Ed WeisacoskyNYG23LLB145001000.0
363Harold WellsPHI29RLB141411701702000.0
364Freeman WhiteNYG24SS14625304501000.0
365Dave Whitsell*NOR31RCB14131017824100.0
366Fred WhittinghamNOR28MLB74180800.0
367Paul Wiggin*CLE33LDE1411004008.5
368Dave WilcoxSFO25LLB141421701709.5
369Bobby WilliamsSTL25DB14122101931-500.0
370Clancy WilliamsRAM25LCB141447502903000.0
371Clyde WilliamsSTL27T92002000.0
372Sam WilliamsATL36RDE141400.5
373Sid WilliamsWAS25LLB10601.0
374Willie WilliamsNYG25DB6114404400.0
375Ben WilsonGNB28FB146042000.0
376Larry Wilson*+STL29FS141447504404.5
377Bob WindsorSFO25TE146011210.0
378Kelton WinstonRAM28DB90001000.0
379Roy WinstonMIN27LLB141205.0
380Bo WoodATL22DE140001.5
381Willie Wood*+GNB31FS141446002500.0
382Doug WoodliefRAM24MLB13622401500.0
383Marv Woodson*PIT26LCB141174902402000.0
384Steve WrightGNB25T141003000.0