NFL Tackles Year-by-Year Playoffs Leaders

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For some seasons (1960-1969 & 1947-1950) leaders for both leagues are shown.

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  • + indicates Hall of Famer, season age in parentheses
Leaders Table
Year Player Solo Tm
2018Cory Littleton (24)22LAR
2017Telvin Smith (26)31JAX
2016Keanu Neal (21)24ATL
2015Danny Trevathan (25)16DEN
2014Kam Chancellor (26)20SEA
2013NaVorro Bowman (25)21SFO
2012Ray Lewis+ (37)29BAL
2011Michael Boley (29)22NYG
2010David Harris (26)25NYJ
2009Scott Shanle (29)20NOR
2008Karlos Dansby (26)24ARI
2007James Butler (25)24NYG
2007Stephen Cooper (28)24SDG
2006Lance Briggs (25)23CHI
2005Lofa Tatupu (22)17SEA
2005LeRoy Hill (22)17SEA
2005Ike Taylor (25)17PIT
2005James Farrior (30)17PIT
2004Rodney Harrison (31)19NWE
2003Dan Morgan (24)31CAR
2002Anthony Dorsett (28)21OAK
2001Ty Law+ (27)24NWE
2000Ray Lewis+ (25)21BAL
1999London Fletcher (24)22STL
1999Blaine Bishop (29)22TEN
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