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Leaders Table
Rank Player Yds Years Tm
1Ed Reed1,5902002-20133TM
2Rod Woodson1,4831987-20034TM
3Darren Sharper1,4121997-20103TM
4Deion Sanders1,3311989-20055TM
5Emlen Tunnell1,2821948-19612TM
6Night Train Lane1,2071952-19653TM
7Paul Krause1,1851964-19792TM
8Lem Barney1,0771967-1977det
9Herb Adderley1,0461961-19722TM
10Bobby Boyd9941960-1968clt
11Bobby Dillon9761952-1959gnb
12Charles Woodson9661998-20152TM
13Glen Edwards9611971-19812TM
14Pat Fischer9411961-19772TM
15Emmitt Thomas9371966-1978kan
16Dave Grayson9331961-19702TM
17Ronde Barber9231997-2012tam
18Ken Houston8981967-19802TM
19Erich Barnes8531958-19713TM
20DeAngelo Hall8382004-20153TM
21Ty Law8281995-20094TM
22Jack Butler8271951-1959pit
Ray Buchanan8271993-20043TM
24Eric Allen8261988-20013TM
25Thom Darden8201972-1981cle
26Aeneas Williams8071991-20042TM
27Ed Sharockman8041961-1972min
28Richie Petitbon8011959-19723TM
29Larry Wilson8001960-1972crd
30Terrell Buckley7931992-20056TM
31Dick Anderson7921968-1977mia
32Yale Lary7871952-1964det
33Bill Thompson7841969-1981den
34Gary Barbaro7711976-1982kan
35Eugene Robinson7621985-20004TM
Dick LeBeau7621959-1972det
37Bobby Hunt7551962-19692TM
38Bobby Bryant7491968-1980min
39Bob Smith7481948-19544TM
40Johnny Robinson7411960-1971kan
41Jack Tatum7361971-19802TM
Mel Blount7361970-1983pit
43Ronnie Lott7301981-19943TM
44Asante Samuel7282003-20133TM
45Jack Christiansen7171951-1958det
46Frank Reagan7141941-19512TM
47Jimmy Patton7121955-1966nyg
48Troy Vincent7111992-20064TM
49Willie Wood6991960-1971gnb
50Dave Brown6981975-19893TM
51Darryl Williams6911992-20012TM
52Dwayne Woodruff6891979-1990pit
53Mike Haynes6881976-19892TM
Deron Cherry6881981-1991kan
55Brig Owens6861966-1977was
56LeRoy Irvin6761980-19902TM
57Charles Tillman6752003-20152TM
58Nolan Cromwell6711977-1987ram
59Tony Parrish6701998-20063TM
60Kermit Alexander6681963-19733TM
61Terry McDaniel6671988-19982TM
62Butch Byrd6661964-19712TM
63Sammy Knight6641997-20085TM
64Ray Ramsey6631947-19533TM
Mike Harden6631980-19902TM
66Dave Whitsell6621958-19693TM
67Rolland Lawrence6581973-1980atl
68Ray Brown6571971-19802TM
69Kevin Ross6541984-19973TM
70Dre' Bly6521999-20094TM
71Terry Kinard6491983-19902TM
72W.K. Hicks6451964-19722TM
Otis Smith6451991-20034TM
74Victor Green6431993-20033TM
75Tim McDonald6401987-19992TM
76Tony Greene6281971-1979buf
77Mel Renfro6261964-1977dal
78Steve Foley6221976-1986den
79Darrell Green6211983-2002was
Tom Myers6211972-1981nor
81Don Doll6171949-19543TM
Tyrone Braxton6171987-19992TM
83Jimmy Johnson6151961-1976sfo
84Erik McMillan6081988-19934TM
85Louis Oliver6051989-19962TM
86Dwight Hicks6021979-19862TM
87Ken Riley5961969-1983cin
88Sam Madison5951997-20082TM
89Norm Thompson5931971-19792TM
Don Paul5931950-19582TM
Cedric Brown5931976-1984tam
92Jim Norton5921960-1968oti
Dick Lynch5921958-19662TM
94Lyle Blackwood5891973-19864TM
95Jerry Norton5871954-19644TM
96Charlie Waters5841970-1981dal
97Darrol Ray5811980-1984nyj
Ross Fichtner5811960-19682TM
99Miller Farr5781965-19735TM
100Darren Perry5771992-20002TM
101Rick Volk5741967-19783TM
102Lester Hayes5721977-1986rai
103Dewayne Washington5691994-20054TM
104Antrel Rolle5652005-20153TM
105Don Burroughs5641955-19642TM
106Dennis Thurman5621978-19862TM
Warren Lahr5621949-1959cle
108John Harris5601978-19882TM
Aaron Glenn5601994-20085TM
110Louis Breeden5581978-1987cin
Ken Reaves5581966-19773TM
Otto Schnellbacher5581948-19512TM
113Bernie Parrish5571959-19662TM
Tom Janik5571963-19713TM
115Darryll Lewis5551991-20002TM
James Hasty5551988-20013TM
Raymond Clayborn5551977-19912TM
118Howie Livingston5541944-19534TM
119Rashean Mathis5532003-20152TM
120Cornell Green5521962-1974dal
121Jake Scott5511970-19782TM
Goose Gonsoulin5511960-19672TM
123Cris Dishman5501988-20004TM
124Jim Nettles5491965-19722TM
Levi Johnson5491973-1977det
126Eddie Meador5471959-1970ram
127Gill Byrd5461983-1992sdg
128Antonio Cromartie5452006-20153TM
129Vencie Glenn5441986-19955TM
130Greg Wesley5422000-2007kan
131Jimmy Hitchcock5411995-20023TM
132Will Sherman5381952-19613TM
Kenny Easley5381981-1987sea
134Bill Bradley5361969-19772TM
Dave Waymer5361980-19923TM
136Aqib Talib5332008-20153TM
Anthony Henry5332001-20093TM
LeRoy Butler5331990-2001gnb
139Eddie Anderson5311986-19972TM
140Derrick Brooks5301995-2008tam
141Brock Marion5271993-20043TM
142Lindon Crow5181955-19643TM
143Jimmy Warren5161964-19773TM
144Bill Simpson5141974-19822TM
145Brian Dawkins5131996-20112TM
146Ashley Ambrose5121992-20044TM
147Joe Golding5111947-19512TM
148Lloyd Burruss5091981-1991kan
149Nate Clements5082001-20123TM
Kenny Graham5081964-19703TM
Adrian Wilson5082001-2012crd
152Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie5072008-20154TM
Johnathan Joseph5072006-20152TM
Nick Collins5072005-2011gnb
155Everson Walls5041981-19933TM
156Ray Lewis5031996-2012rav
157Charlie McNeil5021960-1964sdg
Gary Green5021977-19852TM
159Mike Sensibaugh5011971-19782TM
160Charles Romes4931977-19873TM
161Felix Wright4921985-19933TM
162Mike Wagner4911971-1980pit
Sammy Baugh4911937-1952was
164Donnie Shell4901974-1987pit
165Gary Fencik4881976-1987chi
166Aaron Beasley4871996-20043TM
167Chris McAlister4861999-20092TM
Rosey Taylor4861961-19723TM
Nemiah Wilson4861965-19753TM
170Bennie McRae4851962-19712TM
171Lowell Wagner4831946-19552TM
Eugene Daniel4831984-19972TM
Irv Comp4831943-1949gnb
174Bobby Bell4791963-1974kan
Fred Williamson4791960-19673TM
176Mike Bass4781967-19752TM
177Ron Hall4761959-19672TM
Marcus Coleman4761996-20063TM
179Spider Lockhart4751965-1975nyg
Jim Cason4751948-19562TM
181Lee Roy Jordan4721963-1976dal
Willie Brown4721963-19782TM
183Michael Downs4701981-19892TM
184Eric Turner4691991-19993TM
Herb Rich4691950-19563TM
186Donnie Abraham4681996-20042TM
187Joey Browner4651983-19922TM
188Champ Bailey4641999-20132TM
189Jim Kearney4621965-19763TM
Todd Lyght4621991-20022TM
Lemar Parrish4621970-19823TM
Willie Williams4621965-19732TM
193Lito Sheppard4602002-20114TM
Johnny Sample4601958-19684TM
Ray Crockett4601989-20023TM
196Bill Dudley4591942-19533TM
197Burgess Owens4581973-19822TM
Marcus Robertson4581991-20022TM
199Fred Marion4571982-1991nwe
200Henry Jones4551991-20023TM
201Deltha O'Neal4522000-20083TM
202Russ Craft4511946-19542TM
203Woodley Lewis4501950-19603TM
204Brian Washington4491988-19963TM
Dave Robinson4491963-19742TM
206George Atkinson4481968-19792TM
207Ken Stone4451973-19804TM
208John Rowser4441967-19763TM
Zeke Moore4441967-1977oti
210Jesse Whittenton4431956-19642TM
Charlie Stukes4431967-19742TM
212Eric Davis4421990-20024TM
213Willie Lanier4401967-1977kan
Mike Prior4401985-19983TM
215Mario Clark4381976-19842TM
216Willie Clay4371992-19993TM
217Bruce Maher4361960-19692TM
Doug Hart4361964-1971gnb
219Joe Lavender4341973-19822TM
220Joe Beauchamp4331966-1975sdg
Jairus Byrd4332009-20152TM
Mike McKenzie4331999-20092TM
223Dick Jauron4321973-19802TM
Phillip Buchanon4322002-20115TM
225Dennis Smith4311981-1994den
226Patrick Surtain4301998-20082TM
227Shawn Springs4291997-20093TM
228Stan White4281972-19822TM
Clancy Williams4281965-1972ram
230Cortland Finnegan4262006-20154TM
231Tramon Williams4252007-20152TM
Samari Rolle4251998-20082TM
233Rod Perry4241975-19842TM
234Booker Edgerson4211962-19702TM
Dave Elmendorf4211971-1979ram
Hank Gremminger4211956-19662TM
Mike Minter4211997-2006car
238Dan Sandifer4201948-19536TM
Ronnie Lippett4201983-1991nwe
Mike Gaechter4201962-1969dal
241Sheldon Brown4192002-20122TM
242Mike Washington4181976-1984tam
Lionel Washington4181983-19973TM
244R.W. McQuarters4151998-20084TM
Darrelle Revis4152007-20153TM
246Dick Harris4131960-1965sdg
247Neal Colzie4121975-19833TM
248Merton Hanks4101991-19992TM
Milt Davis4101957-1960clt
250Reggie Nelson4092007-20152TM
James Griffin4091983-19892TM