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Leaders Table
Rank Player Int Years Tm
1 Paul Krause 81 1964-1979 2TM
2 Emlen Tunnell 79 1948-1961 2TM
3 Rod Woodson 71 1987-2003 4TM
4 Night Train Lane 68 1952-1965 3TM
5 Ken Riley 65 1969-1983 cin
Charles Woodson 65 1998-2015 2TM
7 Ed Reed 64 2002-2013 3TM
8 Darren Sharper 63 1997-2010 3TM
Ronnie Lott 63 1981-1994 3TM
10 Dave Brown 62 1975-1989 3TM
Dick LeBeau 62 1959-1972 det
12 Emmitt Thomas 58 1966-1978 kan
13 Everson Walls 57 1981-1993 3TM
Johnny Robinson 57 1960-1971 kan
Eugene Robinson 57 1985-2000 4TM
Bobby Boyd 57 1960-1968 clt
Mel Blount 57 1970-1983 pit
18 Lem Barney 56 1967-1977 det
Pat Fischer 56 1961-1977 2TM
20 Aeneas Williams 55 1991-2004 2TM
21 Darrell Green 54 1983-2002 was
Willie Brown 54 1963-1978 2TM
Eric Allen 54 1988-2001 3TM
24 Ty Law 53 1995-2009 4TM
Deion Sanders 53 1989-2005 5TM
26 Champ Bailey 52 1999-2013 2TM
Jack Butler 52 1951-1959 pit
Bobby Dillon 52 1952-1959 gnb
Jimmy Patton 52 1955-1966 nyg
Mel Renfro 52 1964-1977 dal
Larry Wilson 52 1960-1972 crd
32 Donnie Shell 51 1974-1987 pit
Asante Samuel 51 2003-2013 3TM
Bobby Bryant 51 1968-1980 min
35 Terrell Buckley 50 1992-2005 6TM
Don Burroughs 50 1955-1964 2TM
Deron Cherry 50 1981-1991 kan
John Harris 50 1978-1988 2TM
Yale Lary 50 1952-1964 det
40 Jake Scott 49 1970-1978 2TM
Ken Houston 49 1967-1980 2TM
42 Herb Adderley 48 1961-1972 2TM
Dave Grayson 48 1961-1970 2TM
Richie Petitbon 48 1959-1972 3TM
Dave Waymer 48 1980-1992 3TM
Willie Wood 48 1960-1971 gnb
47 Troy Vincent 47 1992-2006 4TM
Lemar Parrish 47 1970-1982 3TM
Jimmy Johnson 47 1961-1976 sfo
Ray Buchanan 47 1993-2004 3TM
Ronde Barber 47 1997-2012 tam
52 Jack Christiansen 46 1951-1958 det
Goose Gonsoulin 46 1960-1967 2TM
Mike Haynes 46 1976-1989 2TM
Eddie Meador 46 1959-1970 ram
Dave Whitsell 46 1958-1969 3TM
57 Jim Norton 45 1960-1968 oti
James Hasty 45 1988-2001 3TM
Thom Darden 45 1972-1981 cle
Erich Barnes 45 1958-1971 3TM
61 Steve Foley 44 1976-1986 den
Warren Lahr 44 1949-1959 cle
63 DeAngelo Hall 43 2004-2015 3TM
Cris Dishman 43 1988-2000 4TM
Dre' Bly 43 1999-2009 4TM
Kermit Alexander 43 1963-1973 3TM
67 Ashley Ambrose 42 1992-2004 4TM
Gill Byrd 42 1983-1992 sdg
Bobby Hunt 42 1962-1969 2TM
Sammy Knight 42 1997-2008 5TM
Albert Lewis 42 1983-1998 2TM
72 Don Doll 41 1949-1954 3TM
Aaron Glenn 41 1994-2008 5TM
Spider Lockhart 41 1965-1975 nyg
Johnny Sample 41 1958-1968 4TM
Charlie Waters 41 1970-1981 dal
77 Butch Byrd 40 1964-1971 2TM
W.K. Hicks 40 1964-1972 2TM
Tom Keane 40 1948-1955 4TM
Tim McDonald 40 1987-1999 2TM
Terence Newman 40 2003-2015 3TM
Ed Sharockman 40 1961-1972 min
Bill Thompson 40 1969-1981 den
Roger Wehrli 40 1969-1982 crd
85 Gary Barbaro 39 1976-1982 kan
Glen Edwards 39 1971-1981 2TM
Lester Hayes 39 1977-1986 rai
Tory James 39 1996-2006 3TM
Rolland Lawrence 39 1973-1980 atl
Clarence Scott 39 1971-1983 cle
91 LeRoy Butler 38 1990-2001 gnb
Lindon Crow 38 1955-1964 3TM
Eugene Daniel 38 1984-1997 2TM
Eric Davis 38 1990-2002 4TM
Gary Fencik 38 1976-1987 chi
Mike Harden 38 1980-1990 2TM
Sam Madison 38 1997-2008 2TM
Kevin Ross 38 1984-1997 3TM
Charles Tillman 38 2003-2015 2TM
Rick Volk 38 1967-1978 3TM
Donnie Abraham 38 1996-2004 2TM
Ray Brown 38 1971-1980 2TM
103 Bob Howard 37 1967-1979 3TM
Tony Greene 37 1971-1979 buf
Brian Dawkins 37 1996-2011 2TM
Nolan Cromwell 37 1977-1987 ram
Joey Browner 37 1983-1992 2TM
Todd Lyght 37 1991-2002 2TM
Dick Lynch 37 1958-1966 2TM
Ken Reaves 37 1966-1977 3TM
Dwayne Woodruff 37 1979-1990 pit
Lionel Washington 37 1983-1997 3TM
Jack Tatum 37 1971-1980 2TM
Patrick Surtain 37 1998-2008 2TM
Don Shinnick 37 1957-1969 clt
116 Tyrone Braxton 36 1987-1999 2TM
Raymond Clayborn 36 1977-1991 2TM
Nate Clements 36 2001-2012 3TM
Ray Crockett 36 1989-2002 3TM
Jim David 36 1952-1959 det
Tom Myers 36 1972-1981 nor
Brig Owens 36 1966-1977 was
Dennis Thurman 36 1978-1986 2TM
Mike Wagner 36 1971-1980 pit
Fred Williamson 36 1960-1967 3TM
Donnell Woolford 36 1989-1997 2TM
127 Walt Harris 35 1996-2008 4TM
Vencie Glenn 35 1986-1995 5TM
Miller Farr 35 1965-1973 5TM
Michael Downs 35 1981-1989 2TM
Ron Bolton 35 1972-1982 2TM
Lyle Blackwood 35 1973-1986 4TM
LeRoy Irvin 35 1980-1990 2TM
Terry McDaniel 35 1988-1998 2TM
Willie Williams 35 1965-1973 2TM
Frank Reagan 35 1941-1951 2TM
Ray Ramsey 35 1947-1953 3TM
Mike Prior 35 1985-1998 3TM
Darren Perry 35 1992-2000 2TM
Jerry Norton 35 1954-1964 4TM
141 Cornell Green 34 1962-1974 dal
Irv Comp 34 1943-1949 gnb
Jim Cason 34 1948-1956 2TM
Bill Bradley 34 1969-1977 2TM
Bill Baird 34 1963-1969 nyj
Dick Anderson 34 1968-1977 mia
Rodney Harrison 34 1994-2008 2TM
Tommy James 34 1947-1956 3TM
Jerry Logan 34 1963-1972 clt
Nate Wright 34 1969-1980 3TM
Stan White 34 1972-1982 2TM
Bill Simpson 34 1974-1982 2TM
Otto Schnellbacher 34 1948-1951 2TM
Don Paul 34 1950-1958 2TM
Deltha O'Neal 34 2000-2008 3TM
156 Louis Breeden 33 1978-1987 cin
Herm Edwards 33 1977-1986 3TM
Gary Green 33 1977-1985 2TM
Merton Hanks 33 1991-1999 2TM
Joe Lavender 33 1973-1982 2TM
Tim McKyer 33 1986-1997 7TM
Andy Nelson 33 1957-1964 2TM
Bob Smith 33 1948-1954 4TM
Shawn Springs 33 1997-2009 3TM
Norm Thompson 33 1971-1979 2TM
166 Greg Jackson 32 1989-2000 4TM
Dwight Hicks 32 1979-1986 2TM
Jack Ham 32 1971-1982 pit
Kenny Easley 32 1981-1987 sea
Mark Carrier 32 1990-2000 3TM
Nick Buoniconti 32 1962-1976 2TM
Lee Roy Jordan 32 1963-1976 dal
Tom Landry 32 1949-1955 2TM
Mark Lee 32 1980-1991 3TM
Lowell Wagner 32 1946-1955 2TM
Rosey Taylor 32 1961-1972 3TM
Charlie Stukes 32 1967-1974 2TM
Troy Polamalu 32 2003-2014 pit
Rashean Mathis 32 2003-2015 2TM
Darryll Lewis 32 1991-2000 2TM
181 Ray Lewis 31 1996-2012 rav
Carl Lee 31 1983-1994 2TM
Terry Kinard 31 1983-1990 2TM
Anthony Henry 31 2001-2009 3TM
David Fulcher 31 1986-1993 2TM
Antonio Cromartie 31 2006-2015 3TM
Sammy Baugh 31 1937-1952 was
Jimmy Allen 31 1974-1981 2TM
Keith Lyle 31 1994-2002 3TM
Brock Marion 31 1993-2004 3TM
Darryl Williams 31 1992-2001 2TM
Dewayne Washington 31 1994-2005 4TM
Samari Rolle 31 1998-2008 2TM
Bert Rechichar 31 1952-1961 4TM
Bernie Parrish 31 1959-1966 2TM
Ryan McNeil 31 1993-2003 6TM
Vann McElroy 31 1982-1990 2TM
Dexter McCleon 31 1997-2006 3TM
199 Don Hutson 30 1935-1945 gnb
Sam Huff 30 1956-1969 2TM
Wes Hopkins 30 1983-1993 phi
Ron Hall 30 1959-1967 2TM
Deon Grant 30 2001-2011 4TM
Fred Glick 30 1959-1966 2TM
Scott Case 30 1984-1995 2TM
Mike Bass 30 1967-1975 2TM
George Atkinson 30 1968-1979 2TM
Dick Alban 30 1952-1959 2TM
Mark Kelso 30 1986-1993 buf
Ken Konz 30 1953-1959 cle
Willie West 30 1960-1968 5TM
Eric Turner 30 1991-1999 3TM
Aqib Talib 30 2008-2015 3TM
Dennis Smith 30 1981-1994 den
Kurt Schulz 30 1992-2001 2TM
Rod Perry 30 1975-1984 2TM
Tony Parrish 30 1998-2006 3TM
Burgess Owens 30 1973-1982 2TM
Reggie Nelson 30 2007-2015 2TM
Cliff Lewis 30 1946-1951 cle
221 Roland James 29 1980-1990 nwe
Dick Harris 29 1960-1965 sdg
Cliff Harris 29 1970-1979 dal
Hank Gremminger 29 1956-1966 2TM
Cedric Brown 29 1976-1984 tam
Glenn Blackwood 29 1979-1987 mia
Howie Livingston 29 1944-1953 4TM
Fred Marion 29 1982-1991 nwe
Dainard Paulson 29 1961-1966 nyj
Felix Wright 29 1985-1993 3TM
Tramon Williams 29 2007-2015 2TM
Greg Wesley 29 2000-2007 kan
Otis Smith 29 1991-2003 4TM
Will Sherman 29 1952-1961 3TM
Herb Rich 29 1950-1956 3TM
236 Howard Hartley 28 1948-1952 2TM
Jerry Gray 28 1985-1993 3TM
Kenny Graham 28 1964-1970 3TM
Doug Evans 28 1993-2003 4TM
Donnie Edwards 28 1996-2008 2TM
Willie Buchanon 28 1972-1982 2TM
Chuck Allen 28 1961-1972 3TM
Norb Hecker 28 1951-1957 2TM
Terry Jackson 28 1978-1985 2TM
Jack Lambert 28 1974-1984 pit
Mike McKenzie 28 1999-2009 2TM
Dicky Moegle 28 1955-1961 3TM
Darrelle Revis 28 2007-2015 3TM
Charles Romes 28 1977-1987 3TM
Mike Washington 28 1976-1984 tam
Clancy Williams 28 1965-1972 ram
Brent Alexander 28 1994-2005 4TM