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Leaders Table
Rank Player Yds Year Tm
1Darren Sharper (33)3762009NOR
2Ed Reed (25)3582004BAL
3Charlie McNeil (25)3491961SDG
4Stevie Brown (25)3072012NYG
5Deion Sanders+ (27)3031994SFO
6Don Doll (23)3011949DET
7Night Train Lane+ (24)2981952RAM
8Nick Collins (25)2952008GNB
9Marcus Peters (22)2802015KAN
10Bob Suci (24)2771963BOS
11Darren Sharper (29)2762005MIN
12Woodley Lewis (25)2751950RAM
13Mark McMillian (27)2741997KAN
14Lester Hayes (25)2731980OAK
15Ed Reed (29)2642008BAL
Miller Farr (24)2641967HOU
17Henry Jones (24)2631992BUF
18Dan Sandifer (21)2581948WAS
19Emlen Tunnell+ (24)2511949NYG
Dick Lynch (27)2511963NYG
21Bill Bradley (24)2481971PHI
22Bobby Dillon (26)2441956GNB
23Bill Dudley+ (24)2421946PIT
Jimmy Hitchcock (27)2421998MIN
25Otto Schnellbacher (25)2391948NYY
Dwight Hicks (25)2391981SFO
27Jack Christiansen+ (24)2381953DET
Bernie Parrish (24)2381960CLE
29Ray Ramsey (32)2371953CRD
30Charlie West (25)2361971MIN
31Darren Sharper (26)2332002GNB
Eddie Anderson (26)2331989RAI
33Lem Barney+ (21)2321967DET
34Antrel Rolle (24)2312007ARI
Wayne Haddix (25)2311990TAM
36Dick Anderson (22)2301968MIA
37Bobby Hunt (23)2281963KAN
38Darrol Ray (23)2271981NYJ
Brock Marion (31)2272001MIA
40Rod Woodson+ (37)2252002OAK
Keith Taylor (24)2251989IND
Chris Houston (26)2252011DET
43Stanley Richard (26)2241994SDG
44Tom Janik (27)2221967BUF
45Tom Pridemore (25)2211981ATL
Ray Buchanan (22)2211994IND
47Ken Houston+ (26)2201971HOU
Mike Haynes+ (31)2201984RAI
Brandon Browner (27)2202011SEA
50Milt Davis (28)2191957BAL
51Bob Smith (24)2181949DET
Derrick Brooks+ (29)2182002TAM
53Maurice Harvey (25)2171981GNB
54Cedric Brown (27)2151981TAM
55Emmitt Thomas+ (31)2141974KAN
56Richie Petitbon (24)2121962CHI
57Cornell Green (23)2111963DAL
58Dick Jauron (22)2081973DET
59Night Train Lane+ (28)2061956CRD
Levi Johnson (25)2061976DET
61Mike Reinfeldt (26)2051979HOU
Travis Fisher (23)2052003STL
Brian Williams (24)2052003MIN
Joe Golding (27)2051948BOS
65Chad Scott (27)2042001PIT
Tony Parrish (26)2042002SFO
67Frank Reagan (28)2031947NYG
68Tony Parrish (27)2022003SFO
69Herb Rich (23)2011952RAM
Eric Allen (27)2011993PHI
Paul Krause+ (33)2011975MIN
72Thom Darden (28)2001978CLE
Aaron Beasley (26)2001999JAX
Louis Oliver (26)2001992MIA
75Eric Turner (25)1991994CLE
Andy Nelson (25)1991958BAL
Spec Sanders (32)1991950NYY
78Jimmy Warren (27)1981966MIA
John Symank (22)1981957GNB
Gene Atkins (26)1981991NOR
81Don Hutson+ (30)1971943GNB
82Roderick Hood (25)1962007ARI
83Ty Law (31)1952005NYJ
Erich Barnes (26)1951961NYG
Dave Grayson (29)1951968OAK
Rod Woodson+ (34)1951999BAL
87Cortland Finnegan (25)1942009TEN
Otto Schnellbacher (28)1941951NYG
89Lloyd Burruss (28)1931986KAN
90Jim Kearney (29)1921972KAN
91Dick Anderson (24)1911970MIA
92Norm Thompson (29)1901974STL
Don Paul (30)1901956CLE
Rebel Steiner (23)1901950GNB
95Fred Marion (26)1891985NWE
96Dennis Thurman (25)1871981DAL
Dave Grayson (25)1871964KAN
98Dave Elmendorf (25)1861974RAM
Glen Edwards (26)1861973PIT
100Brian Russell (25)1852003MIN
Bobby Boyd (26)1851964BAL
102Bob Smith (27)1841952DET
Darrelle Revis (26)1842011NYJ
104Jimmy Patton (24)1831958NYG
Ed Reed (31)1832010BAL
106Herb Adderley+ (32)1821971DAL
Joe Scarpati (23)1821966PHI
J.C. Caroline (23)1821956CHI
Yale Lary+ (25)1821956DET
Prentice McCray (25)1821976NWE
111Otis Smith (35)1812001NWE
Aaron Glenn (30)1812002HOU
Night Train Lane+ (26)1811954CRD
114Larry Wilson+ (28)1801966STL
Bobby Dillon (27)1801957GNB
Mark Kelso (25)1801988BUF
Fred Glick (26)1801963HOU
Erik McMillan (24)1801989NYJ
Terry McDaniel (27)1801992RAI
120Charles Woodson (32)1792009GNB
Mike Harden (27)1791986DEN
Dave Brown (31)1791984SEA
Tony Compagno (27)1791948PIT
124Butch Byrd (22)1781964BUF
Dewayne Washington (25)1781998PIT
Dave Whitsell (31)1781967NOR
127Anthony Henry (24)1772001CLE
DeAngelo Hall (21)1772005ATL
Nathan Vasher (22)1772004CHI
130Phillip Buchanon (22)1762003OAK
131Derrick Johnson (26)1752009KAN
Herb Adderley+ (26)1751965GNB
133Mike Richardson (24)1741985CHI
Kerry Rhodes (28)1742010ARI
Sean Lee (27)1742013DAL
136Willie Clay (25)1731995DET
Monte Jackson (23)1731976RAM
138Howie Livingston (22)1721944NYG
Darryl Williams (27)1721997SEA
Thomas Howard (24)1722007OAK
Don Kindt (28)1721953CHI
Michael Griffin (23)1722008TEN
Charles Tillman (24)1722005CHI
Don Bishop (27)1721961DAL
Lito Sheppard (23)1722004PHI
Rosey Taylor (26)1721963CHI
147Will Sherman (30)1711958RAM
Sammy Knight (22)1711998NOR
149Greg Wesley (24)1702002KAN
Lindon Crow (23)1701956CRD
Tim McDonald (24)1701989PHO
152Herb Adderley+ (30)1691969GNB
Charles Woodson (31)1692008GNB
Glenn Blackwood (27)1691984MIA
Pat Fischer (23)1691963STL
156Jack Butler+ (24)1681952PIT
Jim Nettles (30)1681972RAM
Erik McMillan (26)1681991NYJ
Erik McMillan (23)1681988NYJ
Bibbles Bawel (24)1681955PHI
Lem Barney+ (24)1681970DET
George Cheverko (28)16819482TM
163Ray Griffin (23)1671979CIN
Tom Myers (27)1671978NOR
Ed Reed (23)1672002BAL
Emlen Tunnell+ (25)1671950NYG
167Vencie Glenn (22)1661987SDG
LeRoy Irvin (26)1661984RAM
169Deion Jones (21)1652016ATL
Brig Owens (23)1651966WAS
Zack Bronson (27)1652001SFO
Chris McAlister (23)1652000BAL
Gary Barbaro (23)1651977KAN
Marcus Coleman (25)1651999NYJ
Chick Maggioli (28)1651950BAL
176Eric Wright (24)1641983SFO
Ray Brown (25)1641974ATL
Terrell Buckley (25)1641996MIA
Pat Fischer (24)1641964STL
Sam Madison (25)1641999MIA
181Bobby Boyd (24)1631962BAL
Tony Compagno (26)1631947PIT
Gary Barbaro (26)1631980KAN
Terry Kinard (27)1631987NYG
Rolland Lawrence (24)1631975ATL
Dick Anderson (27)1631973MIA
Lyle Blackwood (26)1631977BAL
Jimmy Patton (27)1631961NYG
Don Doll (24)1631950DET
190Ben Davis (22)1621968CLE
Charlie Sumner (24)1621955CHI
Champ Bailey (28)1622006DEN
193Mike McKenzie (31)1612007NOR
Mike Bass (28)1611973WAS
Richie Petitbon (25)1611963CHI
196Ronde Barber (37)1602012TAM
Bobby Boyd (30)1601968BAL
Ken Houston+ (23)1601968HOU
199Ron Hall (29)1591966BOS
Chuck Crist (27)1591978SFO
201Otis Smith (31)1581997NYJ
Billy Atkins (26)1581961BUF
Johnny Robinson (31)1581969KAN
Tashaun Gipson (24)1582014CLE
Dick LeBeau+ (25)1581963DET
206Bob Nussbaumer (25)1571949CRD
Dainard Paulson (27)1571964NYJ
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (22)1572008ARI
Tony Greene (25)1571974BUF
Chris Gamble (22)1572005CAR
Gerald Small (22)1571978MIA
Eddie McMillan (25)1571977SEA
Bill Simpson (25)1571977RAM
Gill Byrd (23)1571984SDG
Terrell Buckley (27)1571998MIA
Lito Sheppard (25)1572006PHI
Brad Edwards (26)1571992WAS
Audray McMillian (30)1571992MIN
219Mike Washington (28)1561981TAM
Zach Brown (22)1562012TEN
Doug Hart (30)1561969GNB
W.K. Hicks (23)1561965HOU
Burgess Owens (27)1561978NYJ
Dave Webster (23)1561960DTX
Chad Williams (25)1562004BAL
226John Harris (25)1551981SEA
Kenny Easley+ (22)1551981SEA
Marcus Turner (28)1551994NYJ
Ken Lee (24)1551972BUF
Jerry Norton (26)1551957PHI
Kermit Alexander (27)1551968SFO
Johnny Robinson (32)1551970KAN
233Rick Volk (23)1541968BAL
Warren Powers (26)1541967OAK
235Don Webb (22)1531961BOS
Glen Edwards (27)1531974PIT
Jeffery Dale (23)1531986SDG
Bobby Dillon (25)1531955GNB
Nemiah Wilson (24)1531967DEN
Joey Porter (25)1532002PIT
Larry Wilson+ (27)1531965STL
Deion Sanders+ (23)1531990ATL
Deion Sanders+ (31)1531998DAL
Ken Reaves (22)1531967ATL
245Jim Cason (22)1521949SFO
Felix Wright (28)1521987CLE
Ross Fichtner (27)1521966CLE
Sheldon Brown (30)1522009PHI
Keith Lyle (24)1521996STL
Jack Morris (26)1521958RAM
Ward Cuff (29)1521941NYG
Darren Carrington (25)1521992SDG
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