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
5Julius Peppers142.52002-20163TM
6Michael Strahan+141.51993-2007nyg
7Jason Taylor139.51997-20113TM
8Richard Dent+137.51983-19974TM
John Randle+137.51990-20032TM
DeMarcus Ware137.52005-20162TM
11Jared Allen136.02004-20154TM
12John Abraham133.52000-20143TM
13Lawrence Taylor+132.51981-1993nyg
Leslie O'Neal132.51986-19993TM
15Rickey Jackson+128.01981-19952TM
16Derrick Thomas+126.51989-1999kan
17Dwight Freeney122.52002-20164TM
18Simeon Rice122.01996-20074TM
19Clyde Simmons121.51986-20005TM
20Robert Mathis121.02003-2016clt
21Terrell Suggs114.52003-2016rav
22Sean Jones113.01984-19963TM
23Greg Townsend109.51983-19972TM
24Pat Swilling107.51986-19983TM
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
33Mario Williams97.52006-20163TM
Dexter Manley97.51981-19913TM
Jacob Green97.51980-19922TM
Simon Fletcher97.51985-1995den
37Elvis Dumervil97.02006-20162TM
38Warren Sapp+96.51995-20072TM
39Robert Porcher95.51992-2003det
40Steve McMichael95.01980-19943TM
41Henry Thomas93.51987-20003TM
42Trevor Pryce91.01997-20103TM
43Bryant Young89.51994-2007sfo
Tamba Hali89.52006-2016kan
45Ken Harvey89.01988-19982TM
46Trent Cole88.52005-20162TM
47Leonard Little87.51998-2009ram
48Justin Smith87.02001-20142TM
49Willie 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
James Harrison81.52002-20162TM
61Tim Harris81.01986-19953TM
62Andre Carter80.52001-20134TM
63Jason Gildon80.01994-20042TM
Hugh Douglas80.01995-20043TM
65Karl Mecklenburg79.01983-1994den
Chad Brown79.01993-20073TM
67Cameron Wake78.52009-2016mia
68Aaron Schobel78.02001-2009buf
69Ray Childress76.51985-19962TM
70J.J. Watt76.02011-2016htx
71Bryce Paup75.01990-20004TM
72Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila74.52000-2008gnb
73Jevon Kearse74.01999-20092TM
Mark Gastineau74.01979-1988nyj
75Michael Sinclair73.51992-20022TM
Von Miller73.52011-2016den
Shaun Ellis73.52000-20112TM
78Rob Burnett73.01990-20033TM
79Lance Johnstone72.01996-20062TM
80Clay Matthews71.52009-2016gnb
Cornelius Bennett71.51987-20003TM
Cliff Avril71.52008-20162TM
83Michael McCrary71.01993-20022TM
84Peter Boulware70.01997-2005rav
85Clay Matthews69.51978-19962TM
86Chris Clemons69.02004-20155TM
87Charles Johnson67.52007-2016car
Freddie Joe Nunn67.51985-19962TM
Will Smith67.52004-2012nor
90Adewale Ogunleye67.02001-20103TM
Darren Howard67.02000-20092TM
92Justin Tuck66.52005-20152TM
93Al Baker65.51978-19904TM
Marco Coleman65.51992-20056TM
95Bertrand Berry65.01997-20093TM
96Tony Bennett64.51990-19972TM
Jason Babin64.52004-20159TM
98Jeff Bryant63.01982-1993sea
James Hall63.02000-20112TM
Keith Hamilton63.01992-2003nyg
Kevin Williams63.02003-20153TM
102Vonnie Holliday62.51998-20126TM
Mike Cofer62.51983-1992det
104Jumpy Geathers62.01984-19964TM
Phillip Daniels62.01996-20103TM
106Phil Hansen61.51991-2001buf
107Michael Dean Perry61.01988-19973TM
108Justin Houston60.52011-2016kan
Tracy Scroggins60.51992-2001det
110Calvin Pace60.02003-20152TM
111Alfred Williams59.51991-19993TM
Jeff Cross59.51988-1995mia
113Tony Tolbert59.01989-1997dal
Keith Willis59.01982-19933TM
115Chuck Smith58.51992-20002TM
Roderick Coleman58.51999-20072TM
117Aaron 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
123Too Tall Jones57.51974-1989dal
Ryan Kerrigan57.52011-2016was
Chris Long57.52008-20162TM
Richard Seymour57.52001-20122TM
Anthony Smith57.51991-1997rai
128Mike Vrabel57.01997-20103TM
Dan Hampton+57.01979-1990chi
130Junior Seau+56.51990-20093TM
Chad Bratzke56.51994-20032TM
132Carlos Dunlap56.02010-2016cin
Brian Orakpo56.02009-20162TM
Bill Pickel56.01983-19942TM
135Mike Rucker55.51999-2007car
Ezra Johnson55.51977-19913TM
137Tony Brackens55.01996-2003jax
138Dan Wilkinson54.51994-20064TM
Brian Robison54.52007-2016min
Greg Lloyd54.51988-19982TM
141Robert Quinn54.02011-2016ram
142Chris Slade53.51993-20012TM
Kamerion Wimbley53.52006-20143TM
Dana Stubblefield53.51993-20033TM
145Grant Wistrom53.01998-20062TM
Adalius Thomas53.02000-20092TM
Chike Okeafor53.01999-20093TM
Duane Bickett53.01985-19963TM
149Ahmad Brooks52.52006-20162TM
Greg Brown52.51981-19882TM
Calais Campbell52.52008-2016crd
Rosevelt Colvin52.51999-20082TM
Joe Johnson52.51994-20032TM
Rulon Jones52.51980-1988den
Mo Lewis52.51991-2003nyj
Frank Warren52.51981-1994nor
157Derrick Burgess52.02001-20103TM
Gary Jeter52.01977-19893TM
Seth Joyner52.01986-19984TM
Randy White+52.01975-1988dal
161Danny Stubbs51.51988-19985TM
Julian Peterson51.52000-20103TM
Bryan Cox51.51991-20025TM
164Chester McGlockton51.01992-20034TM
Ellis Johnson51.01995-20043TM
166Curtis Greer50.51980-1987crd
Doug Martin50.51980-1989min
168Jason Pierre-Paul50.02010-2016nyg
Kenard Lang50.01997-20063TM
170Duane Clemons49.51996-20053TM
Connor Barwin49.52009-20162TM
172Santana Dotson49.01992-20012TM
173Mike Pitts48.51983-19943TM
Art Still48.51978-19892TM
175Geno Atkins47.52010-2016cin
Eddie Edwards47.51977-1988cin
Carl Hairston47.51976-19903TM
Cullen Jenkins47.52004-20164TM
Joe Nash47.51982-1996sea
Aldon Smith47.52011-20152TM
Antonio Smith47.52004-20164TM
Broderick Thomas47.51989-19974TM
183Keith Ferguson47.01981-19902TM
Charles Grant47.02002-2009nor
Raylee Johnson47.01993-20042TM
Jeff Lageman47.01989-19982TM
Ndamukong Suh47.02010-20162TM
188Chidi Ahanotu46.51993-20045TM
Clark Haggans46.52000-20123TM
Eric Swann46.51991-20002TM
Gary Walker46.51995-20053TM
192Everson Griffen46.02010-2016min
George Martin46.01975-1988nyg
Jim Flanigan46.01994-20034TM
Chip Banks46.01982-19923TM
196Brent Williams45.51986-19963TM
Jim Wilks45.51981-1993nor
Renaldo Turnbull45.51990-19972TM
Shawne Merriman45.52005-20122TM
Alex Brown45.52002-20102TM
201Dwaine Board45.01979-19882TM
Wilber Marshall45.01984-19955TM
Rob Ninkovich45.02006-20163TM
Brady Smith45.01996-20052TM
205Eric Hicks44.51998-20072TM
William Gay44.51978-19882TM
Roy Barker44.51992-20004TM
208Marcellus Wiley44.01997-20064TM
Aaron Smith44.01999-2011pit
Cameron Jordan44.02011-2016nor
Chandler Jones44.02012-20162TM
Shane Dronett44.01992-20013TM
Sam Adams44.01994-20076TM
214Burt Grossman43.51989-19942TM
Michael Bennett43.52009-20162TM
Doug Betters43.51978-1987mia
Ken Clarke43.51978-19913TM
Monte Coleman43.51979-1994was
219Micheal Barrow43.01993-20054TM
Alonzo Spellman43.01992-20013TM
221Juqua Parker42.52001-20123TM
Sean Gilbert42.51992-20034TM
223Randy Starks42.02004-20153TM
Chris Mims42.01992-19992TM
Gerald McCoy42.02010-2016tam
Travis Hall42.01995-20052TM
227Ray Lewis41.51996-2012rav
Brian Urlacher41.52000-2012chi
229Reggie Williams41.01976-1989cin
Rufus Porter41.01988-19973TM
Mike Merriweather41.01982-19934TM
Karlos Dansby41.02004-20164TM
233Raheem Brock40.52002-20112TM
Darnell Dockett40.52004-2013crd
Marvin Washington40.51989-19993TM
236Donnell Thompson40.01981-1991clt
Bill Maas40.01984-19932TM
Greg Hardy40.02010-20152TM
Mike Bell40.01979-1991kan
Jessie Armstead40.01993-20032TM
241Carl 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
248Kyle Williams39.02006-2016buf
Muhammad Wilkerson39.02011-2016nyj
London Fletcher39.01998-20133TM
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