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Leaders Table
Rank Player Yds Years Tm
1Ed Reed+1,5902002-20133TM
2Rod Woodson+1,4831987-20034TM
3Darren Sharper1,4121997-20103TM
4Deion Sanders +1,3311989-20055TM
5Emlen Tunnell +1,2821948-19612TM
6Night Train Lane+1,2071952-19653TM
7Paul Krause+1,1851964-19792TM
8Lem Barney+1,0771967-1977det
9Herb Adderley +1,0461961-19722TM
10Bobby Boyd9941960-1968clt
11Bobby Dillon +9761952-1959gnb
12Charles Woodson +9661998-20152TM
13Glen Edwards9611971-19812TM
14Pat Fischer9411961-19772TM
15Emmitt Thomas+9371966-1978kan
16Dave Grayson9331961-19702TM
17Ronde Barber9231997-2012tam
18Ken Houston+8981967-19802TM
19Erich Barnes8531958-19713TM
20DeAngelo Hall8382004-20173TM
21Ty Law+8281995-20094TM
22Ray Buchanan8271993-20043TM
Jack Butler+8271951-1959pit
24Eric Allen8261988-20013TM
25Thom Darden8201972-1981cle
26Marcus Peters 8142015-20203TM
27Aeneas Williams+8071991-20042TM
28Ed Sharockman8041961-1972min
29Richie Petitbon8011959-19723TM
30Larry Wilson +8001960-1972crd
31Terrell Buckley 7931992-20056TM
32Dick Anderson 7921968-1977mia
33Yale Lary+7871952-1964det
34Bill Thompson7841969-1981den
35Gary Barbaro7711976-1982kan
36Dick LeBeau+7621959-1972det
Eugene Robinson 7621985-20004TM
38Bobby Hunt7551962-19692TM
39Aqib Talib7522008-20194TM
40Bobby Bryant7491968-1980min
41Bob Smith7481948-19544TM
42Johnny Robinson+7411960-1971kan
43Mel Blount+7361970-1983pit
Jack Tatum7361971-19802TM
45Ronnie Lott+7301981-19943TM
46Asante Samuel7282003-20133TM
47Jack Christiansen+7171951-1958det
48Frank Reagan7141941-19512TM
49Jimmy Patton7121955-1966nyg
50Troy Vincent 7111992-20064TM
51Willie Wood+6991960-1971gnb
52Dave Brown6981975-19893TM
53Darryl Williams6911992-20012TM
54Dwayne Woodruff6891979-1990pit
55Deron Cherry6881981-1991kan
Mike Haynes+6881976-19892TM
57Brig Owens6861966-1977was
58LeRoy Irvin6761980-19902TM
59Charles Tillman 6752003-20152TM
60Nolan Cromwell6711977-1987ram
61Tony Parrish6701998-20063TM
62Kermit Alexander6681963-19733TM
63Terry McDaniel6671988-19982TM
64Butch Byrd 6661964-19712TM
65Sammy Knight6641997-20085TM
66Mike Harden 6631980-19902TM
Ray Ramsey6631947-19533TM
68Dave Whitsell6621958-19693TM
69Rolland Lawrence6581973-1980atl
70Ray Brown6571971-19802TM
71Kevin Ross6541984-19973TM
72Dre' Bly6521999-20094TM
73Terry Kinard6491983-19902TM
74W.K. Hicks 6451964-19722TM
Otis Smith6451991-20034TM
76Victor Green6431993-20033TM
Johnathan Joseph6432006-20204TM
78Tim McDonald6401987-19992TM
79Tony Greene6281971-1979buf
80Mel Renfro+6261964-1977dal
81Steve Foley6221976-1986den
82Darrell Green+6211983-2002was
Tom Myers6211972-1981nor
84Tyrone Braxton6171987-19992TM
Don Doll6171949-19543TM
86Jimmy Johnson+6151961-1976sfo
87Erik McMillan6081988-19934TM
88Louis Oliver6051989-19962TM
89Dwight Hicks6021979-19862TM
90Ken Riley 5961969-1983cin
91Sam Madison5951997-20082TM
92Cedric Brown5931976-1984tam
Don Paul5931950-19582TM
Norm Thompson5931971-19792TM
95Dick Lynch 5921958-19662TM
Jim Norton5921960-1968oti
97Lyle Blackwood5891973-19864TM
98Jerry Norton 5871954-19644TM
99Janoris Jenkins 5842012-20203TM
Charlie Waters5841970-1981dal
101Ross Fichtner5811960-19682TM
Darrol Ray5811980-1984nyj
103Miller Farr5781965-19735TM
104Darren Perry 5771992-20002TM
105Rick Volk5741967-19783TM
106Lester Hayes5721977-1986rai
107Dewayne Washington5691994-20054TM
108Antrel Rolle5652005-20153TM
109Don Burroughs5641955-19642TM
110Warren Lahr5621949-1959cle
Dennis Thurman5621978-19862TM
112Tashaun Gipson5602012-20204TM
Aaron Glenn5601994-20085TM
John Harris5601978-19882TM
115Louis Breeden5581978-1987cin
Ken Reaves5581966-19773TM
Otto Schnellbacher5581948-19512TM
118Tom Janik5571963-19713TM
Bernie Parrish 5571959-19662TM
120Malcolm Jenkins5562009-20202TM
121Raymond Clayborn5551977-19912TM
James Hasty5551988-20013TM
Darryll Lewis5551991-20002TM
124Howie Livingston5541944-19534TM
125Rashean Mathis5532003-20152TM
126Cornell Green5521962-1974dal
127Goose Gonsoulin5511960-19672TM
Jake Scott 5511970-19782TM
129Cris Dishman5501988-20004TM
130Levi Johnson5491973-1977det
Jim Nettles5491965-19722TM
132Eddie Meador5471959-1970ram
133Gill Byrd 5461983-1992sdg
134Antonio Cromartie5452006-20164TM
135Vencie Glenn5441986-19955TM
136Greg Wesley5422000-2007kan
137Jimmy Hitchcock5411995-20023TM
138Kenny Easley+5381981-1987sea
Will Sherman5381952-19613TM
140Bill Bradley5361969-19772TM
Dave Waymer5361980-19923TM
142Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie5352008-20196TM
143LeRoy Butler5331990-2001gnb
Anthony Henry 5332001-20093TM
145Eddie Anderson 5311986-19972TM
146Derrick Brooks+5301995-2008tam
147Brock Marion5271993-20043TM
148Lindon Crow5181955-19643TM
149Jimmy Warren5161964-19773TM
150Bill Simpson5141974-19822TM
151Brian Dawkins+5131996-20112TM
152Ashley Ambrose5121992-20044TM
153Joe Golding5111947-19512TM
154Lloyd Burruss5091981-1991kan
155Nate Clements5082001-20123TM
Kenny Graham5081964-19703TM
Chris Harris Jr.5082011-20202TM
Adrian Wilson5082001-2012crd
159Nick Collins5072005-2011gnb
160Everson Walls5041981-19933TM
161Ray Lewis+5031996-2012rav
162Gary Green5021977-19852TM
Charlie McNeil5021960-1964sdg
164Mike Sensibaugh5011971-19782TM
165Devin McCourty4932010-2020nwe
Charles Romes4931977-19873TM
167Felix Wright4921985-19933TM
168Sammy Baugh+4911937-1952was
Mike Wagner4911971-1980pit
170Donnie Shell+4901974-1987pit
171Gary Fencik4881976-1987chi
172Aaron Beasley4871996-20043TM
173Chris McAlister 4861999-20092TM
Reggie Nelson4862007-20183TM
Rosey Taylor 4861961-19723TM
Nemiah Wilson4861965-19753TM
177Bennie McRae4851962-19712TM
178Irv Comp4831943-1949gnb
Eugene Daniel4831984-19972TM
Lowell Wagner4831946-19552TM
181Bobby Bell+4791963-1974kan
Fred Williamson4791960-19673TM
183Mike Bass4781967-19752TM
Richard Sherman4782011-20202TM
185Marcus Coleman4761996-20063TM
Ron Hall4761959-19672TM
187Jim Cason4751948-19562TM
Spider Lockhart 4751965-1975nyg
189Willie Brown+4721963-19782TM
Lee Roy Jordan4721963-1976dal
191Michael Downs4701981-19892TM
192Herb Rich4691950-19563TM
Eric Turner4691991-19993TM
194Donnie Abraham4681996-20042TM
Jairus Byrd 4682009-20173TM
196Eric Weddle 4672007-20193TM
197Darrelle Revis4662007-20174TM
198Joey Browner4651983-19922TM
199Champ Bailey+4641999-20132TM
200Jim Kearney4621965-19763TM
Todd Lyght4621991-20022TM
Lemar Parrish4621970-19823TM
Willie Williams4621965-19732TM
204Brent Grimes4612007-20183TM
205Ray Crockett4601989-20023TM
Johnny Sample4601958-19684TM
Lito Sheppard4602002-20114TM
208Bill Dudley+4591942-19533TM
209Burgess Owens 4581973-19822TM
Marcus Robertson4581991-20022TM
211Fred Marion4571982-1991nwe
212Henry Jones4551991-20023TM
Earl Thomas4552010-20192TM
214Stephon Gilmore4522012-20202TM
Deltha O'Neal4522000-20083TM
216Russ Craft4511946-19542TM
217Woodley Lewis4501950-19603TM
218Dave Robinson+4491963-19742TM
Brian Washington4491988-19963TM
220George Atkinson4481968-19792TM
221Ken Stone4451973-19804TM
222Zeke Moore4441967-1977oti
John Rowser4441967-19763TM
224Charlie Stukes4431967-19742TM
Jesse Whittenton4431956-19642TM
226Eric Davis4421990-20024TM
227Willie Lanier +4401967-1977kan
Mike Prior4401985-19983TM
229Mario Clark4381976-19842TM
230Willie Clay4371992-19993TM
231Doug Hart 4361964-1971gnb
Bruce Maher4361960-19692TM
233Joe Lavender4341973-19822TM
234Joe Beauchamp 4331966-1975sdg
Mike McKenzie4331999-20092TM
Tramon Williams4332007-20204TM
237Phillip Buchanon4322002-20115TM
Dick Jauron4321973-19802TM
239Dennis Smith4311981-1994den
240Harrison Smith4302012-2020min
Patrick Surtain4301998-20082TM
242Shawn Springs4291997-20093TM
243Stan White4281972-19822TM
Clancy Williams4281965-1972ram
245Cortland Finnegan4262006-20154TM
246Samari Rolle4251998-20082TM
247Rod Perry 4241975-19842TM
248Booker Edgerson4211962-19702TM
Dave Elmendorf4211971-1979ram
Brandon Flowers4212008-20162TM
Hank Gremminger4211956-19662TM
Mike Minter4211997-2006car