NFL Sacks Career Leaders (since 1982)

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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
4Julius Peppers159.52002-20183TM
5Chris Doleman+150.51985-19993TM
6Michael Strahan+141.51993-2007nyg
7Jason Taylor+139.51997-20113TM
8DeMarcus Ware138.52005-20162TM
9Richard Dent+137.51983-19974TM
John Randle+137.51990-20032TM
11Jared Allen136.02004-20154TM
12John Abraham133.52000-20143TM
13Leslie O'Neal132.51986-19993TM
Terrell Suggs132.52003-2018rav
Lawrence Taylor+132.51981-1993nyg
16Rickey Jackson+128.01981-19952TM
17Derrick Thomas+126.51989-1999kan
18Dwight Freeney125.52002-20176TM
19Robert Mathis123.02003-2016clt
20Simeon Rice122.01996-20074TM
21Clyde Simmons121.51986-20005TM
22Sean Jones113.01984-19963TM
23Greg Townsend109.51983-19972TM
24Pat Swilling107.51986-19983TM
25Trace Armstrong106.01989-20033TM
26Elvis Dumervil105.52006-20173TM
27Kevin Carter104.51995-20084TM
Neil Smith104.51988-20003TM
29Jim Jeffcoat102.51983-19972TM
30William Fuller100.51986-19983TM
Charles Haley+100.51986-19992TM
32Andre Tippett+100.01982-1993nwe
33Von Miller98.02011-2018den
Joey Porter98.01999-20113TM
Cameron Wake98.02009-2018mia
36Simon Fletcher97.51985-1995den
Jacob Green97.51980-19922TM
Dexter Manley97.51981-19913TM
Mario Williams97.52006-20163TM
40Warren Sapp+96.51995-20072TM
41Robert Porcher95.51992-2003det
42Steve McMichael95.01980-19943TM
43Henry Thomas93.51987-20003TM
44J.J. Watt92.02011-2018htx
45Trevor Pryce91.01997-20103TM
46Trent Cole90.52005-20162TM
47Tamba Hali89.52006-2017kan
Bryant Young89.51994-2007sfo
49Ken Harvey89.01988-19982TM
50Leonard Little87.51998-2009ram
51Justin Smith87.02001-20142TM
52Willie McGinest86.01994-20082TM
53Osi Umenyiora85.02003-20142TM
54James Harrison84.52002-20173TM
Ryan Kerrigan84.52011-2018was
56Greg Ellis84.01998-20092TM
Howie Long+84.01981-1993rai
58La'Roi Glover83.51996-20084TM
Leonard Marshall83.51983-19943TM
Clay Matthews83.52009-2018gnb
61Charles Mann83.01983-19942TM
62Patrick Kerney82.51999-20092TM
Wayne Martin82.51989-1999nor
Lee Williams82.51984-19932TM
65Calais Campbell81.52008-20182TM
Shaun Phillips81.52004-20144TM
67Tim Harris81.01986-19953TM
68Andre Carter80.52001-20134TM
69Hugh Douglas80.01995-20043TM
Jason Gildon80.01994-20042TM
71Chad Brown79.01993-20073TM
Karl Mecklenburg79.01983-1994den
73Justin Houston78.52011-2018kan
74Aaron Schobel78.02001-2009buf
75Chandler Jones77.02012-20182TM
76Ray Childress76.51985-19962TM
77Bryce Paup75.01990-20004TM
78Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila74.52000-2008gnb
79Cliff Avril74.02008-20172TM
Mark Gastineau74.01979-1988nyj
Jevon Kearse74.01999-20092TM
82Shaun Ellis73.52000-20112TM
Michael Sinclair73.51992-20022TM
84Rob Burnett73.01990-20033TM
85Carlos Dunlap72.52010-2018cin
86Lance Johnstone72.01996-20062TM
87Cornelius Bennett71.51987-20003TM
Cameron Jordan71.52011-2018nor
89Geno Atkins71.02010-2018cin
Michael McCrary71.01993-20022TM
Jason Pierre-Paul71.02010-20182TM
92Peter Boulware70.01997-2005rav
Chris Long70.02008-20183TM
94Clay Matthews69.51978-19962TM
95Chris Clemons69.02004-20155TM
Robert Quinn69.02011-20182TM
97Charles Johnson67.52007-2017car
Freddie Joe Nunn67.51985-19962TM
Will Smith67.52004-2012nor
100Darren Howard67.02000-20092TM
Adewale Ogunleye67.02001-20103TM
102Everson Griffen66.52010-2018min
Justin Tuck66.52005-20152TM
104Brian Orakpo66.02009-20182TM
105Al Baker65.51978-19904TM
Marco Coleman65.51992-20056TM
107Bertrand Berry65.01997-20093TM
108Jason Babin64.52004-20159TM
Tony Bennett64.51990-19972TM
110Michael Bennett63.02009-20183TM
Jeff Bryant63.01982-1993sea
James Hall63.02000-20112TM
Keith Hamilton63.01992-2003nyg
Kevin Williams63.02003-20153TM
115Mike Cofer62.51983-1992det
Vonnie Holliday62.51998-20126TM
117Phillip Daniels62.01996-20103TM
Jumpy Geathers62.01984-19964TM
119Phil Hansen61.51991-2001buf
120Michael Dean Perry61.01988-19973TM
121Tracy Scroggins60.51992-2001det
122Calvin Pace60.02003-20152TM
Brian Robison60.02007-2017min
124Jeff Cross59.51988-1995mia
Aaron Donald59.52014-2018ram
Alfred Williams59.51991-19993TM
127Tony Tolbert59.01989-1997dal
Keith Willis59.01982-19933TM
129Roderick Coleman58.51999-20072TM
Chuck Smith58.51992-20002TM
131Aaron 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
137Too Tall Jones57.51974-1989dal
Richard Seymour57.52001-20122TM
Anthony Smith57.51991-1997rai
140Dan Hampton+57.01979-1990chi
Mike Vrabel57.01997-20103TM
142Connor Barwin56.52009-20184TM
Chad Bratzke56.51994-20032TM
Junior Seau+56.51990-20093TM
145Bill Pickel56.01983-19942TM
Ndamukong Suh56.02010-20183TM
147Ezra Johnson55.51977-19913TM
Mike Rucker55.51999-2007car
149Tony Brackens55.01996-2003jax
Ahmad Brooks55.02006-20173TM
151Greg Lloyd54.51988-19982TM
Gerald McCoy54.52010-2018tam
Dan Wilkinson54.51994-20064TM
154Chris Slade53.51993-20012TM
Dana Stubblefield53.51993-20033TM
Kamerion Wimbley53.52006-20143TM
157Duane Bickett53.01985-19963TM
Khalil Mack53.02014-20182TM
Chike Okeafor53.01999-20093TM
Adalius Thomas53.02000-20092TM
Grant Wistrom53.01998-20062TM
162Greg Brown52.51981-19882TM
Rosevelt Colvin52.51999-20082TM
Joe Johnson52.51994-20032TM
Rulon Jones52.51980-1988den
Mo Lewis52.51991-2003nyj
Frank Warren52.51981-1994nor
168Derrick Burgess52.02001-20103TM
Gary Jeter52.01977-19893TM
Seth Joyner52.01986-19984TM
Randy White+52.01975-1988dal
172Bryan Cox51.51991-20025TM
Julian Peterson51.52000-20103TM
Danny Stubbs51.51988-19985TM
175Ellis Johnson51.01995-20043TM
Chester McGlockton51.01992-20034TM
Olivier Vernon51.02012-20182TM
178Curtis Greer50.51980-1987crd
Doug Martin50.51980-1989min
180Kenard Lang50.01997-20063TM
181Duane Clemons49.51996-20053TM
182Santana Dotson49.01992-20012TM
Cullen Jenkins49.02004-20164TM
184Mike Pitts48.51983-19943TM
Art Still48.51978-19892TM
Kyle Williams48.52006-2018buf
187Ezekiel Ansah48.02013-2018det
188Eddie Edwards47.51977-1988cin
Carl Hairston47.51976-19903TM
Joe Nash47.51982-1996sea
Aldon Smith47.52011-20152TM
Antonio Smith47.52004-20164TM
Broderick Thomas47.51989-19974TM
194Keith Ferguson47.01981-19902TM
Charles Grant47.02002-2009nor
Jerry Hughes47.02010-20182TM
Raylee Johnson47.01993-20042TM
Jeff Lageman47.01989-19982TM
Jabaal Sheard47.02011-20183TM
200Chidi Ahanotu46.51993-20045TM
Clark Haggans46.52000-20123TM
Eric Swann46.51991-20002TM
Gary Walker46.51995-20053TM
204Chip Banks46.01982-19923TM
Jurrell Casey46.02011-2018oti
Jim Flanigan46.01994-20034TM
George Martin46.01975-1988nyg
Rob Ninkovich46.02006-20163TM
209Mario Addison45.52011-20184TM
Alex Brown45.52002-20102TM
Shawne Merriman45.52005-20122TM
Renaldo Turnbull45.51990-19972TM
Jim Wilks45.51981-1993nor
Brent Williams45.51986-19963TM
215Dwaine Board45.01979-19882TM
Cameron Heyward45.02011-2018pit
Wilber Marshall45.01984-19955TM
Brady Smith45.01996-20052TM
219Roy Barker44.51992-20004TM
Fletcher Cox44.52012-2018phi
William Gay44.51978-19882TM
Eric Hicks44.51998-20072TM
Michael Johnson44.52009-20182TM
Derrick Morgan44.52010-2018oti
Muhammad Wilkerson44.52011-20182TM
226Sam Adams44.01994-20076TM
Shane Dronett44.01992-20013TM
Aaron Smith44.01999-2011pit
Marcellus Wiley44.01997-20064TM
230Doug Betters43.51978-1987mia
Ken Clarke43.51978-19913TM
Monte Coleman43.51979-1994was
Burt Grossman43.51989-19942TM
Bruce Irvin43.52012-20183TM
235Micheal Barrow43.01993-20054TM
Karlos Dansby43.02004-20174TM
Alonzo Spellman43.01992-20013TM
238Sean Gilbert42.51992-20034TM
Brandon Graham42.52010-2018phi
Whitney Mercilus42.52012-2018htx
Juqua Parker42.52001-20123TM
242Travis Hall42.01995-20052TM
Melvin Ingram42.02012-2018sdg
Chris Mims42.01992-19992TM
Randy Starks42.02004-20153TM
246Ray Lewis+41.51996-2012rav
Brian Urlacher+41.52000-2012chi
248Mike Merriweather41.01982-19934TM
Rufus Porter41.01988-19973TM
Reggie Williams41.01976-1989cin
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