NFL Career Sacks Leaders

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Leaders

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Leaders Table
Rank Player Sk Years Tm
1Bruce Smith+200.01985-20032TM
2Reggie White+198.01985-20003TM
3Kevin Greene+160.01985-19994TM
4Chris Doleman+150.51985-19993TM
5Michael Strahan+141.51993-2007nyg
6Jason Taylor139.51997-20113TM
7Richard Dent+137.51983-19974TM
John Randle+137.51990-20032TM
9Julius Peppers136.02002-20153TM
Jared Allen136.02004-20154TM
11DeMarcus Ware134.52005-20152TM
12John Abraham133.52000-20143TM
13Lawrence Taylor+132.51981-1993nyg
Leslie O'Neal132.51986-19993TM
15Rickey Jackson+128.01981-19952TM
16Derrick Thomas+126.51989-1999kan
17Simeon Rice122.01996-20074TM
18Clyde Simmons121.51986-20005TM
19Dwight Freeney119.52002-20153TM
20Robert Mathis118.02003-2015clt
21Sean Jones113.01984-19963TM
22Greg Townsend109.51983-19972TM
23Pat Swilling107.51986-19983TM
24Terrell Suggs106.52003-2015rav
25Trace Armstrong106.01989-20033TM
26Neil Smith104.51988-20003TM
Kevin Carter104.51995-20084TM
28Jim Jeffcoat102.51983-19972TM
29Charles Haley+100.51986-19992TM
William Fuller100.51986-19983TM
31Andre Tippett+100.01982-1993nwe
32Joey Porter98.01999-20113TM
33Dexter Manley97.51981-19913TM
Jacob Green97.51980-19922TM
Simon Fletcher97.51985-1995den
36Warren Sapp+96.51995-20072TM
37Mario Williams96.02006-20152TM
Elvis Dumervil96.02006-20152TM
39Robert Porcher95.51992-2003det
40Steve McMichael95.01980-19943TM
41Henry Thomas93.51987-20003TM
42Trevor Pryce91.01997-20103TM
43Bryant Young89.51994-2007sfo
44Ken Harvey89.01988-19982TM
45Trent Cole88.52005-20152TM
46Leonard Little87.51998-2009ram
47Justin Smith87.02001-20142TM
48Tamba Hali86.02006-2015kan
Willie McGinest86.01994-20082TM
50Osi Umenyiora85.02003-20142TM
51Howie Long+84.01981-1993rai
Greg Ellis84.01998-20092TM
53Leonard Marshall83.51983-19943TM
La'Roi Glover83.51996-20084TM
55Charles Mann83.01983-19942TM
56Patrick Kerney82.51999-20092TM
Wayne Martin82.51989-1999nor
Lee Williams82.51984-19932TM
59Shaun Phillips81.52004-20144TM
60Tim Harris81.01986-19953TM
61Andre Carter80.52001-20134TM
62Hugh Douglas80.01995-20043TM
Jason Gildon80.01994-20042TM
64Karl Mecklenburg79.01983-1994den
Chad Brown79.01993-20073TM
66Aaron Schobel78.02001-2009buf
67James Harrison76.52002-20152TM
Ray Childress76.51985-19962TM
69Bryce Paup75.01990-20004TM
70Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila74.52000-2008gnb
J.J. Watt74.52011-2015htx
72Jevon Kearse74.01999-20092TM
Mark Gastineau74.01979-1988nyj
74Michael Sinclair73.51992-20022TM
Shaun Ellis73.52000-20112TM
76Rob Burnett73.01990-20033TM
77Lance Johnstone72.01996-20062TM
78Cornelius Bennett71.51987-20003TM
79Michael McCrary71.01993-20022TM
80Cameron Wake70.02009-2015mia
Peter Boulware70.01997-2005rav
82Clay Matthews69.51978-19962TM
83Chris Clemons69.02004-20155TM
84Clay Matthews67.52009-2015gnb
Freddie Joe Nunn67.51985-19962TM
Will Smith67.52004-2012nor
87Adewale Ogunleye67.02001-20103TM
Darren Howard67.02000-20092TM
89Justin Tuck66.52005-20152TM
90Marco Coleman65.51992-20056TM
Al Baker65.51978-19904TM
92Bertrand Berry65.01997-20093TM
93Jason Babin64.52004-20159TM
Tony Bennett64.51990-19972TM
95Charles Johnson63.52007-2015car
96Kevin Williams63.02003-20153TM
Keith Hamilton63.01992-2003nyg
James Hall63.02000-20112TM
Jeff Bryant63.01982-1993sea
100Vonnie Holliday62.51998-20126TM
Mike Cofer62.51983-1992det
102Phillip Daniels62.01996-20103TM
Jumpy Geathers62.01984-19964TM
104Phil Hansen61.51991-2001buf
Cliff Avril61.52008-20152TM
106Michael Dean Perry61.01988-19973TM
107Tracy Scroggins60.51992-2001det
108Calvin Pace60.02003-20152TM
Von Miller60.02011-2015den
110Jeff Cross59.51988-1995mia
Alfred Williams59.51991-19993TM
112Keith Willis59.01982-19933TM
Tony Tolbert59.01989-1997dal
114Chuck Smith58.51992-20002TM
Roderick Coleman58.51999-20072TM
116Aaron Kampman58.02002-20112TM
Cortez Kennedy+58.01990-2000sea
Keith Millard58.01985-19934TM
Anthony Pleasant58.01990-20036TM
Kyle Vanden Bosch58.02001-20123TM
LaMarr Woodley58.02007-20153TM
122Anthony Smith57.51991-1997rai
Richard Seymour57.52001-20122TM
Too Tall Jones57.51974-1989dal
125Dan Hampton+57.01979-1990chi
Mike Vrabel57.01997-20103TM
127Junior Seau+56.51990-20093TM
Chad Bratzke56.51994-20032TM
129Bill Pickel56.01983-19942TM
Justin Houston56.02011-2015kan
131Mike Rucker55.51999-2007car
Ezra Johnson55.51977-19913TM
133Tony Brackens55.01996-2003jax
134Greg Lloyd54.51988-19982TM
Chris Long54.52008-2015ram
Dan Wilkinson54.51994-20064TM
137Kamerion Wimbley53.52006-20143TM
Dana Stubblefield53.51993-20033TM
Chris Slade53.51993-20012TM
140Duane Bickett53.01985-19963TM
Chike Okeafor53.01999-20093TM
Adalius Thomas53.02000-20092TM
Grant Wistrom53.01998-20062TM
144Greg Brown52.51981-19882TM
Rosevelt Colvin52.51999-20082TM
Joe Johnson52.51994-20032TM
Rulon Jones52.51980-1988den
Mo Lewis52.51991-2003nyj
Frank Warren52.51981-1994nor
150Derrick Burgess52.02001-20103TM
Gary Jeter52.01977-19893TM
Seth Joyner52.01986-19984TM
Randy White+52.01975-1988dal
154Danny Stubbs51.51988-19985TM
Julian Peterson51.52000-20103TM
Bryan Cox51.51991-20025TM
157Ellis Johnson51.01995-20043TM
Chester McGlockton51.01992-20034TM
159Doug Martin50.51980-1989min
Curtis Greer50.51980-1987crd
161Robert Quinn50.02011-2015ram
Kenard Lang50.01997-20063TM
163Duane Clemons49.51996-20053TM
164Carlos Dunlap49.02010-2015cin
Santana Dotson49.01992-20012TM
166Calais Campbell48.52008-2015crd
Mike Pitts48.51983-19943TM
Brian Robison48.52007-2015min
Art Still48.51978-19892TM
170Ahmad Brooks47.52006-20152TM
Eddie Edwards47.51977-1988cin
Carl Hairston47.51976-19903TM
Cullen Jenkins47.52004-20153TM
Ryan Kerrigan47.52011-2015was
Joe Nash47.51982-1996sea
Aldon Smith47.52011-20152TM
Broderick Thomas47.51989-19974TM
178Keith Ferguson47.01981-19902TM
Charles Grant47.02002-2009nor
Raylee Johnson47.01993-20042TM
Jeff Lageman47.01989-19982TM
Brian Orakpo47.02009-20152TM
Antonio Smith47.02004-20154TM
184Gary Walker46.51995-20053TM
Eric Swann46.51991-20002TM
Clark Haggans46.52000-20123TM
Chidi Ahanotu46.51993-20045TM
188Chip Banks46.01982-19923TM
Jim Flanigan46.01994-20034TM
George Martin46.01975-1988nyg
191Brent Williams45.51986-19963TM
Jim Wilks45.51981-1993nor
Renaldo Turnbull45.51990-19972TM
Shawne Merriman45.52005-20122TM
Alex Brown45.52002-20102TM
Connor Barwin45.52009-20152TM
197Dwaine Board45.01979-19882TM
Wilber Marshall45.01984-19955TM
Brady Smith45.01996-20052TM
200Eric Hicks44.51998-20072TM
William Gay44.51978-19882TM
Roy Barker44.51992-20004TM
203Sam Adams44.01994-20076TM
Shane Dronett44.01992-20013TM
Aaron Smith44.01999-2011pit
Marcellus Wiley44.01997-20064TM
207Burt Grossman43.51989-19942TM
Monte Coleman43.51979-1994was
Ken Clarke43.51978-19913TM
Doug Betters43.51978-1987mia
211Geno Atkins43.02010-2015cin
Micheal Barrow43.01993-20054TM
Jason Pierre-Paul43.02010-2015nyg
Alonzo Spellman43.01992-20013TM
215Juqua Parker42.52001-20123TM
Sean Gilbert42.51992-20034TM
217Travis Hall42.01995-20052TM
Chris Mims42.01992-19992TM
Rob Ninkovich42.02006-20153TM
Randy Starks42.02004-20153TM
Ndamukong Suh42.02010-20152TM
222Brian Urlacher41.52000-2012chi
Ray Lewis41.51996-2012rav
224Karlos Dansby41.02004-20153TM
Mike Merriweather41.01982-19934TM
Rufus Porter41.01988-19973TM
Reggie Williams41.01976-1989cin
228Marvin Washington40.51989-19993TM
Darnell Dockett40.52004-2013crd
Raheem Brock40.52002-20112TM
Michael Bennett40.52009-20152TM
232Jessie Armstead40.01993-20032TM
Mike Bell40.01979-1991kan
Everson Griffen40.02010-2015min
Greg Hardy40.02010-20152TM
Bill Maas40.01984-19932TM
Donnell Thompson40.01981-1991clt
238Carl Banks39.51984-19953TM
Bruce Clark39.51982-19892TM
Andy Harmon39.51991-1997phi
Dennis Harrison39.51978-19874TM
Reggie Hayward39.52001-20092TM
Bill Romanowski39.51988-20034TM
Greg Spires39.51998-20073TM
245Cameron Jordan39.02011-2015nor
London Fletcher39.01998-20133TM
247Kenny Holmes38.51997-20032TM
Mathias Kiwanuka38.52006-2014nyg
Darryl Talley38.51983-19963TM
Mike Wilcher38.51983-19912TM
David Bowens38.51999-20105TM