Pro Football DE Hall of Fame Monitor

The Pro Football Reference Hall of Fame Monitor (HOFm) is a metric designed to estimate a player's chances of making the Pro Football Hall of Fame using AV, Pro Bowls, All-Pros, championships, and various stat milestones. The players listed below are the top 250 HOFm-rated players who played DE starting in 1955 or later for at least 50 career games. A score of 100 is around the average modern-era inductee.

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DE HOFm Leaders

DE HOFm Leaders Table
Misc Games Def Interceptions Tackles
Player HOFm Chmp AP1 PB St From To CarAV G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD Sk Comb Solo Ast TFL QBHits
Reggie White239.55181315198520001602322283790461198.011111048635
Bruce Smith213.950811181985200315227926720007200.01224107514941
Jack Youngblood133.0305713197119841122021870000151.5
Deacon Jones128.280581219611974103191168250050173.5
Michael Strahan125.351471419932007122216205412425623141.585466618813127
J.J. Watt125.2005592011202110613013029928061101.0535413122173283
Willie Davis123.88555101958196910316214422102199.5
Julius Peppers119.7503916200220181302662401129349782159.5719557162175186
Carl Eller112.2305615196419791322252091101133.5
Average HOF DE10513712105195172342125130
Jason Taylor99.080361219972011118233199811035187139.578853625215167
Richard Seymour97.8533711200120129116415726063957.54983261729179
Howie Long91.4512811198119939517915128407391.5
Chris Doleman87.63028131985199911423221381212592150.59759156011
Dan Hampton86.601141119791990102157151000082.0
Dwight Freeney85.53137112002201781218157000016125.535029951128148
L.C. Greenwood82.10426101969198187170135000078.0
Calais Campbell76.6301612200820211022001823240235492.0728539189156212
Harvey Martin73.75114919731983821581302707114.0
Neil Smith73.552161119882000961911624681412104.5625582438
Lee Roy Selmon70.3501691976198478121117000078.5
Jared Allen69.15045122004201510118718165513658136.0648503145171228
Cameron Jordan68.6801610201120218716216126165094.5520348172125186
Earl Faison66.25145519611966597365613624231.0
Richard Dent64.40214101983199798203150889130137.56776716
Charles Haley63.055258198619998116912029083100.5503489143
Chandler Jones62.3512382012202167126123100023102.0438306132110178
Justin Smith58.1001514200120141012212173280213087.0884615269119137
John Abraham57.60025112000201491192175160630133.556046397148129
Too Tall Jones55.93113141974198994224203314012106.0
Jerry Mays55.7322791961197086140126170765.5
Claude Humphrey54.7802610196819818417114821106130.0
Mark Gastineau54.73035719791988841371070000107.5
Jim Marshall54.000022019601979102282277130030130.5
Rich Jackson53.85033619661972458272000045.0
Leslie O'Neal53.350061219861999891961783271172132.5767700678
Simeon Rice53.0511311199620078617416154803043122.048340380937
Lyle Alzado52.681221419711985851961950000112.0
Charles Mann51.45304101983199479177145000083.07967951
Ron McDole51.332121519611978972402081211514277.5
Kevin Carter50.58112141995200886224219000019104.56374551828728
Clyde Simmons49.730221219862000882361853852605121.5966914528
George Andrie49.48115101962197275141137161698.5
Cameron Heyward47.150248201120217815111610003659.046229316988137
Bill Stanfill45.73215719691976651099523221769.5
Robert Mathis45.6511592003201667192121110118123.0538408130108141
Mario Williams45.400149200620167915815000002197.539931782121158
Jim Katcavage45.10123121956196867165154140491.5
Elvin Bethea45.030081319681983742101810000105.0
Doug Betters44.6301171978198761146105000064.5
Jason Pierre-Paul44.38213920102021691551274672285889.0581423158119159
Rob Burnett44.2010110199020038120216013031873.06055089726
Fred Dean43.85224619751985581418212212292.0
Al Baker43.35013111978199075181156433019131.0
Dwight White42.554028197119806312610443701955.0
Tamba Hali42.40005102006201775177157211101689.5596460136105159
Bubba Smith42.131126196719766911183000052.5
Leonard Marshall42.1020291983199470177138230383.57147113
Ordell Braase42.0020291957196870157123000080.0
Justin Tuck41.83212720052015651471073461412966.5508354154102140
Elvis Dumervil41.43025620062017631629912702714105.536626310384190
William Fuller41.180041019861998751941612909100.551648333
Osi Umenyiora41.08212620032014631611021681681785.045031613478106
Bill Glass41.0010410195819686614413142111787.0
Aaron Smith40.952019199920117116015210002144.04813441378426
Dexter Manley 40.93211919811991661431202-101103.5
Jurrell Casey40.850059201120207114214000001551.050733217585117
Art Still40.4300412197819897416716411001080.0
Jacob Green40.25002121980199280180176390273115.5
Fred Dryer38.85001111969198180176165120120103.0
Coy Bacon38.68003111968198171180164280180130.5
Hugh Douglas38.50013719952004681381081909980.03582926664
Verlon Biggs38.4310310196519747113513014404490.5
Jevon Kearse38.200138199920096713312210003774.0336263738021
Vern Den Herder37.9520010197119826816614412402465.0
Lionel Aldridge37.75300111963197364147137000069.5
Sean Jones37.43101919841996682011431000113.060156338
Greg Townsend36.68102719831997631901023117186109.53633594
Patrick Kerney36.650129199920096715914338082582.54863721149549
Lou Michaels36.600027195819717217110243613047.0
Gerry Philbin36.251229196419736212311211801866.5
Larry Eisenhauer36.1503491961196965115107100043.5
Tony Tolbert36.003017198919975714412115415459.058053149
Shaun Ellis35.8500211200020117118416611011873.55884111778345
Everson Griffen35.6800462010202164162902461292080.538827611293191
Carl Hairston35.6000013197619907622418414004096.0
Robert Porcher35.5500310199220036718715815051995.560243516756
Larry Cole35.10200111968198062176134410234359.0
Marco Coleman34.950011219922005722071851202865.56145249049
Mike Hartenstine34.881009197519876618414001211255.0
Rulon Jones34.730127198019886312998000073.5
Michael Bennett34.68103720092019571561010000669.5359259100132193
Ryan Kerrigan34.58004920112021621581413613282595.5454330124119147
Trent Cole34.53002920052016681761541191192090.5617467150133160
Brett Keisel34.45201820022014581561142951793630.04082531553353
Jay Ratliff33.730147200520155512210200001535.0285195905877
Joe Robb33.63101101959197160159134130339.0
Cedrick Hardman33.35102919701981571711210000122.5
Anthony Pleasant33.2020011199020035820215720001058.05344557921
Mel Branch33.1311381960196863126103000057.0
Wayne Martin33.08001101989199968171155112012382.55975326511
Robert Quinn33.080128201120216114212100002084.03142437192154
Greg Ellis32.800011219982009681761694971874284.05314001318245
Tommy Hart32.80001101968198068177140200083.0
Jim Jeffcoat32.7320081983199757227128291265102.572470915
Carlos Dunlap32.65002720102021651651222302166287.5504335169109242
Jack Gregory32.60002111967197964182158112012106.0
Ben Davidson32.3311381961197160152110000064.5
Paul Wiggin32.3010210195719675514612732212060.5
Michael McCrary32.2310261993200254136881101771.04033188542
Leonard Little32.0811171998200952147982641361687.5390334568955
Alfred Williams32.0321151991199948128920000159.5316276406
Barney Chavous31.75000131973198569183178000075.0
Phillip Daniels31.7000011199620106820116710004762.05163931237212
Antonio Smith31.551018200420165618613300001047.53242477776141
Aaron Schobel31.45002820012009621331283321263178.04833341499860
Brandon Graham31.43101620102021571611040000759.0416314102105124
Jeff Bryant31.33000121982199368175167110163.0
Kyle Vanden Bosch30.93003920012012581521370000958.046633613084120
George Martin30.8310071975198858201113316437896.0
Darris McCord30.5810113195519675416816533101538.5
Michael Sinclair30.33003719922002571481140000273.53512737816
Phil Hansen30.03000111991200165156148117017561.563449613817
Kimo von Oelhoffen29.751009199420075619814700001126.535625799411
Will Smith29.681017200420125213912024042667.546332913485112
Trace Armstrong29.580019198920036121112910003106.06225437935
Rob Ninkovich29.35200720062016511311015421182246.04602731875588
Grant Wistrom29.351008199820065513211851292913253.041333578744
Larry Hand29.30000101965197764164132511036262.5
Julius Adams29.15001121971198760206158000080.5
Jim Wilks29.08000111981199363183154000049.0
Cliff Avril28.881017200820175114011414142974.02982079167146
Vonnie Holliday28.880009199820126321414726033762.55994151849347
Adewale Ogunleye28.700018200120105913011910002567.0393299949558
Dwaine Board28.603006197919884512192000061.0
Andre Carter28.5500110200120135918414700002880.5517388129115121
Pierce Holt28.202017198819954510991000037.035033614
John Zook28.1800110196919795814413346002478.0
Aaron Kampman28.150027200220115512311200001158.048533814766117
Roy Hilton28.05100619651975521518311311340.5
Calvin Pace27.980001020032015611871533230143160.06214701518779
Melvin Ingram27.930036201220215311596317092950.03652679872112
Chris Long27.782006200820184816210300001070.03322528085150
Ed O'Bradovich27.581007196219715112499000051.5
Lee Williams27.580026198419935414010728316682.5
Ben Williams27.330019197619855714714022002052.0
Alex Brown27.18000820022010591431235270184245.5421346758566
Eddie Edwards26.93000111977198859170158120284.5
Sherman White26.85000121972198359158149250563.0
Greg Spires26.65100619982007491479400001539.5345253924413
Don Floyd26.6021261960196749978345812820.5
Mike Rucker26.550017199920075513910610002855.5422338848518
Ty Warren26.3520062003201245107930000720.53772541233741
John Matuszak26.2520071973198145123106000048.5
Joe Johnson26.13002719942003511171150000152.54003188229
Bob Dee25.800048195719676413411511401417.5
Shaun Phillips25.75001820042014541681217702314881.553740613193100
Bobby Hamilton25.682007199620074316510410002319.0479306173350
Jerry Hughes25.40000720102021571691201-3001756.039726912881122
Jadeveon Clowney25.230036201420214485761271271832.0261189727688
Chris Canty25.181009200520154614812800001922.53562341224749
Charles Grant24.981007200220094611810618083147.0430335956648
Jarret Johnson24.8800092003201455184132314182525.55263681586655
Lamar Lundy24.8000111195719695215214137233360.5
Renaldo Wynn24.75000919972009551821280000227.034826880439
Chidi Ahanotu24.68000819932004541741400000846.543731911830
Akiem Hicks24.65001620122021511311030000937.536923513468106
Pat Holmes24.63012719661973491089711701730.0
Connor Barwin24.58001720092018511421121-2004456.53652699677124
Cory Redding24.580001020032015541881472300302135.54203091118489
Ben McGee24.550027196419724812010312112134.5
Dave Pureifory24.5500081972198254148102000061.0
Michael Johnson24.30000820092018541551194321223344.539826813065114
Olivier Vernon24.13001820122020511271081000563.538927911087157
Frank Clark24.101024201520214292602310261249.02041426256101
Billy Newsome24.1010061970197744998832011949.5
Tony Brackens23.9300141996200350107755541272555.03623045853
Jeff Cross23.7800171988199550125107100059.537736512
Pat Toomay23.78100519701979441428327914462.0
Marvin Washington23.7510061989199944155961707240.5459386733
DeMarcus Lawrence23.65002520142021489779113013645.53051941116993
Marques Douglas23.63000620002010521269300001020.54603321286010
John Banaszak23.55300419751981359159130322.5
Raheem Brock23.551006200220114315210400002040.5364269955557
Jonathan Babineaux23.4800010200520165218513343062427.03942911039166
James Hall23.25000820002011521651291300301763.05324241088463
Tony Woods23.1300091987199651147125000024.569767918
Eric Williams23.0510081984199342121105120230.0
William Gay23.00000719781988511511022140760.0
Kenard Lang22.98000819972006511531173850712850.0453357967211
Ezra Johnson22.800016197719914819291000096.0
Donnell Thompson22.70000111981199150147143000041.0
Mathias Kiwanuka22.4820052006201437120823530321438.54123011116997
Robert Brown22.450007198219925016411224213725.5
Mike Fox22.451004199019984113384000017.023319835
Ron Snidow22.450106196319724512686160340.0
Brent Williams22.4300081986199650147120000045.549147219
Bruce Clark22.200016198219894611388190939.5
Marty Lyons22.18000101979198949147135000043.0
Lawrence Pillers22.13200719761985361399911601636.0
Al Harris22.05000619791990491498749614423.5
Bob Pollard22.05000111971198149154151000057.0
Michael Bankston22.0300091992200049144121128028327.062245816411
Dennis Harrison22.00001519781987461367911201261.0
Joey Bosa21.980035201620214265610000248.52471826568111
Kevin Fagan21.90200519871993368374000025.5
Freddie Joe Nunn21.8300081985199649157130000067.54584508
Bryan Thomas21.780007200220124915710400001133.54553291266740
Chad Bratzke21.700007199420034812910800001156.541330011346
Danielle Hunter21.650023201520214280510000358.5289201887184
Whitney Mercilus21.6000082012202149130102288086755.035023111970113
Ross Browner21.580009197819874813812312902962.5
Bruce Irvin21.5310052012202038121923922491252.03082149464118
Bertrand Berry21.40001619972009451608200001765.0232184486225
Tommy Kelly21.380007200420144815013511011938.04793281515272
Reuben Davis21.350008198819964813912211311320.540938326
Doug Martin21.350007198019894812694100061.5
Mark Mullaney21.25000819751986481519711501541.5
Manny Lawson21.230007200620154714311040002724.54713521195851
Tony McGee21.1810051971198438202690000103.0
Frank Warren21.180005198119944718983160656.02902837
Renaldo Turnbull21.030113199019973912060120245.524522025
Charles Johnson20.980008200720174714311400002567.53232289575117
Clarence Williams20.80000719701977471119412302351.0
Chris Kelsay20.63000820032012461471203201172132.54432931505657
Mike DeVito20.600005200720154611057000035.5250157931710
Myles Garrett20.600124201720213753510000643.5160109514386
Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila20.6000152000200843124741721721174.5302225777434
Bill Quinlan20.532008195719653311188390518.5
Brian Robison20.500006200720174617310300001960.02892078268112
Derrick Burgess20.3800242001201040102730000752.0266215515850
Jeff Merrow20.3300081975198346108100000037.5
Robert Geathers20.30000720042014461521043681362034.03261841424473
Erik Walden20.2810062008201737145882220201035.03562441125096
Lloyd Voss20.251007196419723712385140424.5
Don Brumm19.930016196319724211184000041.0
Marcellus Wiley19.9000151997200642147792920521744.032224082471
Reggie Doss19.830006197819874514989000031.0
Bill Gregory19.832003197119803214263260341.5
Mike Bell19.800007197919914513599000052.0
Tom Day19.732017196019684311790100019.5
Trey Flowers19.702004201520213170590000730.5246152943684
Fred Cook19.6500071974198044104104290856.0
Kamerion Wimbley19.6000082006201444140123275073853.544232212071125
Chuck Smith19.580006199220004412589361136258.53232705311
Jeff Lageman19.550007198919984412211811501547.045941148
Wilbur Young19.43000719711982441539825515259.5
Jon Hand19.4000081986199444121110180835.55395372
Kendall Langford19.230008200820174313611300002122.5290208824449
John Simon19.201004201320203697522321261121.0277180972553
Rick Lyle19.0010041994200334113710000311.02621837912