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Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Rk Tm Age G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
1 Tony Adamle* CLE 26 12 0 1 17 0 17 0 0 2 5 0 0
2 Alex Agase CLE 28 11 0 1 14 0 14 0
3 Frankie Albert* SFO 30 12 12 0 4 3 0 0
4 Bennie Aldridge NYY 24 11 0 1 0 0 0 0
5 Ray Apolskis CRD 31 9 0 1 6 0 6 0 0 0 2 0 0
6 Neill Armstrong PHI 24 12 0 3 4 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0
7 Jon Baker NYG 27 12 0 0 0 2 9 0
8 Al Baldwin GNB 27 12 0 5 35 0 22 0 0 3 1 -3 0
9 Joe Bartos WAS 24 12 0 0 1 1 0 0
10 Sammy Baugh WAS 36 11 7 0 6 2 4 0
11 Chuck Bednarik*+ PHI 25 12 0 1 9 0 9 0 0 0 1 0 0
12 Ed Berrang WAS 28 11 0 0 0 4 5 0
13 Les Bingaman DET 24 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
14 Bill Blackburn CRD 27 12 7 0 0 2 0 0
15 Ernie Blandin BAL 31 12 11 0 2 2 0 0
16 Gil Bouley RAM 29 11 0 0 0 2 0 0
17 Cloyce Box* DET 27 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
18 Bob Boyd RAM 22 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
19 Larry Brink* RAM 27 12 0 1
20 Dan Brown WAS 25 11 0 0 1 1 6 0
21 George Brown NYY 27 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
22 Hardy Brown 2TM 26 12 0 1 16 0 16 0 0 1 0 0 0
23 Howie Brown DET 28 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
24 Gail Bruce SFO 27 12 0 1 4 0 4 0
25 George Buksar BAL 24 9 2 6 79 0 28 0 0 0 1 0 0
26 Jim Cain DET 23 12 0 0 0 2 2 1
27 Al Campana CHI 24 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
28 Tony Canadeo GNB 31 12 0 0 4 2 0 0
29 John Cannady* NYG 27 11 0 2 23 0 16 0 0 0 1 10 0
Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Rk Tm Age G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
30 Ken Carpenter CLE 24 12 0 0 4 3 -14 0
31 Jim Cason SFO 23 9 0 1 22 0 22 0 0 3 1 0 0
32 Royal Cathcart SFO 24 2 0 0 6 4 8 0
33 Sam Cathcart SFO 26 12 0 3 58 0 19 0
34 Ed Champagne RAM 28 11 0 0 0 1 0 0
35 Jim Champion NYY 24 7 0 1
36 Lynn Chandnois PIT 25 12 0 0 3 1 0 0
37 Gus Cifelli DET 24 12 0 0 0 1 3 0
38 Randy Clay NYG 22 12 0 2 42 0 32 0 0 5 2 0 0
39 Ollie Cline DET 25 10 0 0 7 1 0 0
40 Ed Cody CHI 27 10 0 0 0 1 0 0
41 Ray Collins SFO 23 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
42 Rip Collins BAL 24 12 9 1 7 0 7 0 0 4 0 0 0
43 Don Colo BAL 25 12 1 0 0 2 0 0
44 Charlie Conerly* NYG 29 11 8 0 2 1 0 0
45 George Connor*+ CHI 25 11 0 1 8 0 8 0
46 Russ Craft PHI 31 12 0 7 70 0 29 0 0 1 0 0 0
47 Bob Davis PIT 29 10 0 0 0 2 0 0
48 Glenn Davis* RAM 26 12 0 0 5 2 0 0
49 Harper Davis CHI 25 12 0 5 59 0 41 0
50 Jerry Davis CRD 26 11 0 9 40 0 15 0 0 0 3 0 0
51 Al DeRogatis* NYG 23 12 0 0 0 3 0 1
52 Don Doll* DET 24 11 0 12 163 1 38 0 0 0 1 0 0
53 Art Donovan BAL 25 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
54 Bob Dove* CRD 29 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
55 Harley Dow SFO 25 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
56 Harry Dowda WAS 28 12 0 4 28 1 28 0 0 1 0 0 0
57 Chuck Drazenovich WAS 23 12 0 2 43 0 35 0 0 3 0 0 0
58 Wally Dreyer GNB 27 12 0 5 62 1 34 0
59 Bill Dudley* WAS 31 12 0 2 3 0 3 0 0 5 1 0 0
Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Rk Tm Age G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
60 Jim Duncan NYG 25 8 0 0 0 1 4 0
61 Dan Edwards*+ NYY 24 12 0 0 1 1 0 0
62 Fred Enke DET 26 12 0 0 3 4 -2 0
63 Jim Finks PIT 23 9 0 3 24 0 24 0
64 Jack Finlay RAM 29 10 0 0 0 2 0 0
65 Bill Fischer* CRD 23 12 12 0 0 4 0 0
66 Arthur Fletcher BAL 26 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
67 Len Ford CLE 24 5 0 0 0 1 0 0
68 Bob Forte GNB 28 12 0 1 5 0 5 0
69 Bob Gage PIT 23 10 0 4 64 0 23 0 0 5 0 0 0
70 Dub Garrett CHI 25 3 0 0 0 3 62 1
71 Frank Gatski CLE 31 12 0 0 0 1 -6 0
72 Fred Gehrke 2TM 32 11 1 3 23 0 23 0 0 2 0 0 0
73 Joe Geri*+ PIT 26 12 0 0 12 3 0 0
74 Abe Gibron CLE 25 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
75 Harry Gilmer* WAS 24 10 5 0 6 2 -6 0
76 Jug Girard GNB 23 12 0 1 6 0 6 0 0 1 0 0 0
77 Joe Golding NYY 29 12 0 7 145 1 46 0 0 0 1 32 1
78 Rob Goode WAS 23 12 0 2 29 0 20 0 0 8 1 -1 0
79 Ken Gorgal CLE 21 12 0 6 23 0 13 0 0 1 1 15 0
80 John Green* PHI 29 12 0 0 0 3 2 1
81 John Greene DET 30 12 0 0 0 1 1 1
82 Visco Grgich* SFO 27 12 0 1 37 0 37 0 0 0 3 0 0
83 Forrest Griffith NYG 22 6 0 0 3 1 4 0
84 Chubby Grigg CLE 24 11 0 0 0 3 0 0
85 Billy Grimes* GNB 23 12 0 0 8 3 0 0
86 Lou Groza* CLE 26 10 0 0 0 1 -1 0
87 Barney Hafen DET 29 12 0 0 0 4 6 0
88 Wayne Hansen CHI 22 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
89 Pat Harder* CRD 28 12 12 0 0 2 0 0
Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Rk Tm Age G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
90 Jim Hardy* CRD 27 11 8 0 9 2 0 0
91 Leon Hart DET 22 12 0 0 1 2 15 0
92 Howard Hartley PIT 26 12 0 5 84 0 38 0 0 3 1 0 0
93 Hall Haynes WAS 22 12 0 4 77 1 40 0 0 0 1 0 0
94 Jerry Hennessy CRD 24 7 0 0 0 2 0 0
95 Hal Herring CLE 26 12 0 2 12 0 9 0 0 0 2 0 0
96 Elroy Hirsch RAM 27 12 0 4 28 0 23 0
97 Dick Hoerner* RAM 28 12 0 0 3 1 6 0
98 John Hoffman CHI 25 12 0 1 39 1 39 0 0 1 1 0 0
99 Darrell Hogan PIT 24 12 0 1 3 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
100 Jerry Houghton WAS 24 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
101 Sherman Howard NYY 26 12 0 0 3 4 0 0
102 Dick Huffman* RAM 27 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
103 George Hughes PIT 25 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
104 Weldon Humble* CLE 29 12 0 0 1 2 0 0
105 Duke Iverson NYY 30 7 0 3 26 1 10 0 1
106 Tommy James CLE 27 12 0 9 69 0 34 0 0 0 1 0 0
107 Val Jansante PIT 30 12 0 0 0 1 2 0
108 Floyd Jaszewski DET 23 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
109 Charlie Justice WAS 26 8 0 0 9 3 -12 0
110 Lou Karras WAS 23 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
111 Ken Kavanaugh CHI 34 12 0 0 1 1 0 1
112 Tom Keane RAM 24 9 0 6 50 1 25 0 0 0 1 0 0
113 Bob Kennedy NYY 29 5 0 1 11 0 11 0
114 Bucko Kilroy PHI 29 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
115 John Kissell CLE 27 12 0 0 0 2 3 0 1
116 Veto Kissell BAL 23 11 0 2 7 0 5 0 0 0 1 5 0
117 Mal Kutner CRD 29 9 0 3 31 0 20 0
118 Warren Lahr CLE 27 12 0 8 99 2 30 0 0 0 1 21 0
119 Tom Landry NYG 26 10 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 41 1
Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Rk Tm Age G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
120 Pete Layden NYY 31 10 0 3 40 0 19 0
121 Bobby Layne DET 24 12 12 0 13 5 0 0
122 Cliff Lewis CLE 27 11 0 1 4 0 4 0
123 Woodley Lewis* RAM 25 12 0 12 275 0 36 0 0 0 1 50 1
124 Verl Lillywhite SFO 24 9 0 1 11 0 11 0 0 1 0 0 0
125 Jack Lininger DET 23 12 0 3 20 0 15 0 0 1 0 0 0
126 Paul Lipscomb* WAS 27 12 0 0 0 2 2 0
127 Howie Livingston 2TM 28 11 0 5 126 1 35 0 0 0 2 0 0
128 Bob Livingstone BAL 28 11 0 3 61 0 56 0 0 1 1 5 0
129 Alex Loyd SFO 23 12 0 0 2 1 2 0
130 Johnny Lujack*+ CHI 25 12 12 1 15 0 15 0 0 2 1 0 0
131 Jay MacDowell PHI 31 12 0 0 0 2 40 0
132 John Magee PHI 27 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
133 Chick Maggioli BAL 28 8 0 8 165 0 50 0
134 Jim Martin CLE 26 12 0 2 15 0 14 0 0 0 3 0 0
135 Clay Matthews SFO 22 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
136 George McAfee CHI 32 12 0 2 31 0 19 0 0 0 2 0 0
137 Clarence McGeary GNB 24 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
138 Thurman McGraw* DET 23 12 0 1 4 0 4 0 0 0 5 0 0
139 Pat McHugh PHI 31 12 0 4 34 0 27 0
140 Bill McPeak PIT 24 11 0 0 0 1 19 0
141 Shorty McWilliams PIT 24 10 0 2 31 0 27 0 0 1 0 0 0
142 Bill Milner NYG 28 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
143 Paul Mitchell NYY 30 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
144 Fred Morrison CHI 24 12 0 0 3 2 0 0
145 Dom Moselle CLE 24 11 0 0 1 1 -10 0
146 Kelley Mote NYG 27 9 0 1 10 0 10 0 0 0 1 0 0
147 Marion Motley*+ CLE 30 12 0 0 5 3 0 0
148 Joe Muha PHI 29 11 0 2 40 1 21 0 0 0 3 0 0
149 Bill Murray BAL 24 12 11 0 0 1 0 0
Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Rk Tm Age G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
150 Chet Mutryn BAL 29 12 0 0 5 3 0 0
151 Jack Myers PHI 26 12 0 0 0 4 14 0
152 Fred Naumetz RAM 28 12 0 1 13 0 13 0
153 Ed Neal* GNB 32 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
154 George Nicksich PIT 22 12 0 3 31 0 18 0 0 0 3 5 0
155 Laurie Niemi WAS 25 8 0 0 0 1 0 0
156 Leo Nomellini* SFO 26 12 12 0 0 3 10 0
157 Red O'Quinn CHI 25 12 0 3 73 1 38 0
158 Bob Oristaglio BAL 26 12 3 0 0 1 0 0
159 Dan Orlich GNB 26 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 37 1
160 Jim Ostendarp NYG 27 7 0 0 3 1 0 0
161 Jim Owens BAL 23 9 4 1 25 1 25 0 0 1 0 0 0
162 Don Panciera DET 23 4 0 1 1 0 1 0
163 John Panelli DET 24 8 0 0 1 1 0 0
164 Cliff Patton PHI 27 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
165 Don Paul RAM 25 10 0 3 44 0 32 0
166 Don Paul CRD 24 12 0 4 90 0 41 0 0 2 2 0 0
167 Lindy Pearson DET 21 11 0 0 2 2 3 0
168 Gene Pepper WAS 23 12 0 0 0 1 2 0
169 Joe Perry SFO 23 12 0 0 11 5 4 0
170 Don Phelps CLE 26 12 0 1 9 0 9 0 0 2 2 -29 0
171 Pete Pihos* PHI 27 12 0 0 3 1 0 0
172 Barney Poole NYY 27 12 0 0 0 1 3 0
173 Ray Poole* NYG 29 12 0 1 8 0 8 0 0 0 5 36 0
174 Jim Powers SFO 22 10 0 5 42 0 26 0 0 1 1 0 0
175 Eddie Price NYG 25 10 0 0 5 3 0 0
176 Ed Quirk WAS 25 12 0 2 5 0 5 0 0 0 1 7 0
177 Ray Ramsey CRD 29 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 5 0
178 John Rapacz NYG 26 10 0 0 0 2 0 0
179 George Ratterman NYY 24 12 12 0 4 1 0 0
Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Rk Tm Age G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
180 Frank Reagan PHI 31 12 0 4 132 1 47 0 0 1 3 5 0
181 Bob Reinhard RAM 30 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
182 Herb Rich BAL 22 12 0 3 45 1 45 0 0 4 5 0 0
183 Gene Roberts* NYG 27 12 0 0 6 5 -1 0 1
184 Fran Rogel PIT 23 12 0 0 7 3 0 0
185 Tobin Rote GNB 22 12 12 0 9 3 -21 0
186 Harmon Rowe NYG 27 7 0 3 48 0 32 0 0 1 0 0 0
187 Martin Ruby NYY 30 12 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
188 Jack Russell NYY 31 11 0 0 0 3 8 1
189 Lou Rymkus CLE 31 12 0 0 0 1 5 0
190 Eddie Saenz WAS 28 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
191 Carl Samuelson PIT 27 8 0 0 0 1 0 0
192 Spec Sanders* NYY 32 12 0 13 199 0 29 0 0 1 2 0 0
193 Dan Sandifer 3TM 23 12 0 2 27 0 27 0 0 2 1 0 0
194 John Sandusky CLE 25 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
195 Otto Schnellbacher* NYG 27 12 0 8 99 0 37 0 0 1 2 0 0
196 Bill Schroll DET 24 12 0 2 8 0 7 0 0 0 1 17 0
197 Carl Schuette GNB 28 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 0
198 John Schweder BAL 23 11 3 0 0 1 0 0
199 Joe Scott NYG 24 10 0 0 5 2 0 0
200 Vic Sears PHI 32 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
201 Clarence Self DET 25 12 0 3 84 1 56 0 0 1 0 0 0
202 Wash Serini CHI 28 12 0 1
203 Ed Sharkey NYY 23 12 0 1 7 0 7 0 0 0 3 0 0
204 Jerry Shipkey* PIT 25 12 0 2 34 0 30 0 0 2 1 0 0
205 Hal Shoener SFO 27 12 0 1 14 0 14 0 0 0 2 8 0
206 Herb Siegert WAS 26 12 0 0 0 3 -21 0
207 Joe Signaigo+ NYY 27 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
208 Jack Simmons DET 26 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
209 George Sims RAM 23 9 0 1 5 0 5 0
Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Rk Tm Age G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
210 Frank Sinkovitz PIT 27 11 0 2 24 0 17 0 0 0 2 0 0
211 Bob Smith DET 25 12 0 5 128 1 41 0 0 0 3 30 0
212 Vitamin Smith RAM 27 12 0 0 4 1 0 0
213 Bill Smyth RAM 28 11 0 0 0 1 3 0
214 Frank Spaniel 2TM 22 12 1 1 29 1 29 0
215 Joe Spencer GNB 27 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
216 Ed Sprinkle* CHI 27 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
217 Norm Standlee* SFO 31 11 0 0 1 1 0 0
218 Don Stansauk GNB 25 11 0 0 0 2 0 0
219 Art Statuto RAM 25 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
220 Ernie Stautner PIT 25 12 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
221 John Steber WAS 27 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
222 Rebel Steiner GNB 23 12 0 7 190 1 94 0
223 Paul Stenn CHI 32 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
224 Billy Stone BAL 25 8 2 6 56 0 20 0 0 2 1 0 0
225 Pete Stout WAS 26 8 0 1 9 0 9 0
226 Bob Summerhays GNB 23 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
227 Joe Sutton PHI 26 9 0 8 67 0 32 0 0 2 0 0 0
228 Bill Svoboda CRD 22 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
229 Len Szafaryn GNB 22 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
230 Walt Szot PIT 30 11 0 0 0 1 0 0
231 George Taliaferro NYY 23 12 0 0 11 5 0 0
232 Harry Thompson RAM 24 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
233 Tommy Thompson CLE 23 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
234 Clayton Tonnemaker GNB 22 12 0 1 1 0 1 0
235 Dan Towler RAM 22 12 0 0 3 2 0 0
236 Wally Triplett DET 24 7 0 0 1 1 18 1
237 Charlie Trippi CRD 28 12 11 0 5 3 0 0
238 Emlen Tunnell* NYG 26 12 0 7 167 0 35 0 0 1 1 0 0
239 Norm Van Brocklin* RAM 24 12 6 0 6 2 0 0
Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Rk Tm Age G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
240 Steve Van Buren PHI 30 10 0 0 3 2 1 0
241 Vic Vasicek RAM 24 12 0 1 52 0 52 0
242 Lowell Wagner SFO 27 12 0 4 12 0 8 0 0 1 3 7 0
243 Doak Walker*+ DET 23 12 0 1 40 0 40 0 0 3 0 0 0
244 Bill Walsh* PIT 23 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
245 Bob Waterfield* RAM 30 12 6 0 4 1 0 0
246 Joe Watson DET 25 8 0 1 5 0 5 0 0 0 1 1 0
247 Bones Weatherly CHI 22 6 0 2 58 2 35 0 0 0 1 0 0
248 Arnie Weinmeister*+ NYG 27 10 0 0 0 2 0 0
249 Tom Wham CRD 26 11 0 0 0 5 41 1
250 Jim White NYG 30 11 0 0 0 1 0 0
251 Bill Wightkin CHI 23 12 0 0 1 4 0 0
252 Dick Wildung GNB 29 12 0 0 0 2 1 0
253 Norm Willey PHI 23 12 0 1 41 1 41 0 0 0 4 0 0
254 Jerry Williams RAM 27 12 0 3 39 0 23 0
255 Joel Williams BAL 24 12 12 0 0 1 0 0
256 Ab Wimberly GNB 24 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
257 Pete Wissman SFO 27 12 0 1 5 0 5 0 0 0 2 0 0
258 Al Wistert* PHI 30 11 0 0 0 1 0 0
259 Cas Witucki WAS 22 12 0 0 0 2 0 0
260 Alex Wizbicki GNB 29 11 0 2 38 0 34 0 0 0 2 12 0
261 Alex Wojciechowicz PHI 35 7 0 1 4 0 4 0
262 Dick Woodard NYG 24 12 0 1 11 0 11 0 0 0 3 0 1
263 John Wozniak NYY 29 12 0 0 0 1 1 0
264 Frank Wydo PIT 26 12 0 0 1 1 0 0
265 Vinnie Yablonski CRD 27 12 0 0 1 1 1 0
266 John Yonakor NYY 29 8 0 1 10 0 10 0
267 Buddy Young NYY 24 12 0 0 6 5 -8 0
268 George Young CLE 26 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
269 Tank Younger RAM 22 12 0 0 0 1 6 0
Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Rk Tm Age G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
270 Ernie Zalejski BAL 25 11 0 2 81 1 81 0 0 2 2 0 0
271 Frank Ziegler PHI 27 12 0 0 10 3 0 0
272 Jack Zilly RAM 29 12 0 0 0 3 0 0