HISTORY
ANNUAL INTERCEPTION LEADERS
Year Player, Team No. Yards TD
2006
 
Champ Bailey, Denver, AFC
Asante Samuel, New England, AFC
Walt Harris, San Francisco, NFC
Charles Woodson, Green Bay, NFC
10
10
8
8
162
120
84
61
1
0
1
1
2005
 
Ty Law, N.Y. Jets, AFC
Deltha, O'Neal, Cincinnati, AFC
Darren Sharper, Minnesota, NFC
10
10
9
195
103
276
1
0
2
2004
 
Ed Reed, Baltimore, AFC
*Chris Gamble, Carolina, NFC
Ken Lucas, Seattle, NFC
9
6
6
358
15
46
1
0
1
2003
 
Brian Russell, Minnesota, NFC
Tony Parrish, San Francisco, NFC
Patrick Surtain, Miami, AFC
Ed Reed, Baltimore, AFC
Marcus Coleman, Houston, AFC
9
9
7
7
7
185
202
59
132
95
0
0
0
1
0
2002
 
Rod Woodson, Oakland, AFC
Brian Kelly, Tampa Bay, NFC
8
8
225
68
2
0
2001
 
Ronde Barber, Tampa Bay, NFC
*Anthony Henry, Cleveland, AFC
10
10
86
177
1
1
2000
 
Darren Sharper, Green Bay, NFC
Samari Rolle, Tennessee, AFC
Brian Walker, Miami, AFC
9
7
7
109
140
80
0
1
0
1999
 
Rod Woodson, Baltimore, AFC
Sam Madison, Miami, AFC
James Hasty, Kansas City, AFC
Donnie Abraham, Tampa Bay, NFC
Troy Vincent, Philadelphia, NFC
7
7
7
7
7
195
164
98
115
91
2
1
2
2
0
1998
 
Ty Law, New England, AFC
Kwamie Lassiter, Arizona, NFC
9
8
133
80
1
0
1997
 
Ryan McNeil, St. Louis, NFC
Mark McMillian, Kansas City, AFC
Darryl Williams, Seattle, AFC
9
8
8
127
274
172
1
3
1
1996
 
Tyrone Braxton, Denver, AFC
Keith Lyle, St. Louis, NFC
9
9
128
152
1
0
1995
 
*Orlando Thomas, Minnesota, NFC
Willie Williams, Pittsburgh, AFC
9
7
108
122
1
1
1994
 
Eric Turner, Cleveland, AFC
Aeneas Williams, Arizona, NFC
9
9
199
89
1
0
1993
 
Eugene Robinson, Seattle, AFC
Nate Odomes, Buffalo, AFC
Deion Sanders, Atlanta, NFC
9
9
7
80
65
91
0
0
0
1992
 
Henry Jones, Buffalo, AFC
Audray McMillian, Minnesota, NFC
8
8
263
157
2
2
1991
 
Ronnie Lott, L.A. Raiders, AFC
Ray Crockett, Detroit, NFC
Deion Sanders, Atlanta, NFC
*Aeneas Williams, Phoenix, NFC
Tim McKyer, Atlanta, NFC
8
6
6
6
6
52
141
119
60
24
0
1
1
0
0
1990
 
*Mark Carrier, Chicago, NFC
Richard Johnson, Houston, AFC
10
8
39
100
0
1
1989
 
Felix Wright, Cleveland, AFC
Eric Allen, Philadelphia, NFC
9
8
91
38
1
0
1988
 
Scott Case, Atlanta, NFC
Erik McMillan, N.Y. Jets, AFC
10
8
47
168
0
2
1987
 
Barry Wilburn, Washington, NFC
Mike Prior, Indianapolis, AFC
Mark Kelso, Buffalo, AFC
Keith Bostic, Houston, AFC
9
6
6
6
135
57
25
-14
1
0
0
0
1986
 
Ronnie Lott, San Francisco, NFC
Deron Cherry, Kansas City, AFC
10
9
134
150
1
0
1985
 
Everson Walls, Dallas, NFC
Albert Lewis, Kansas City, AFC
Eugene Daniel, Indianapolis, AFC
9
8
8
31
59
53
0
0
0
1984
 
Ken Easley, Seattle, AFC
*Tom Flynn, Green Bay, NFC
10
9
126
106
2
0
1983
 
Mark Murphy, Washington, NFC
Ken Riley, Cincinnati, AFC
Vann McElroy, L.A. Raiders, AFC
9
8
8
127
89
68
0
2
0
1982
 
Everson Walls, Dallas, NFC
Ken Riley, Cincinnati, AFC
Bobby Jackson, N.Y Jets, AFC
Dwayne Woodruff, Pittsburgh, AFC
Donnie Shell, Pittsburgh, AFC
7
5
5
5
5
61
88
84
53
27
0
1
1
0
0
1981
 
*Everson Walls, Dallas, NFC
John Harris, Seattle, AFC
11
10
133
155
0
2
1980
 
Lester Hayes, Oakland, AFC
Nolan Cromwell, Los Angeles, NFC
13
8
273
140
1
1
1979
 
Mike Reinfeldt, Houston, AFC
Lemar Parrish, Washiongton, NFC
12
9
205
65
0
0
1978
 
Thom Darden, Cleveland, AFC
Ken Stone, St. Louis, NFC
Willie Buchanon, Green Bay, NFC
10
9
9
200
139
93
0
0
1
1977
 
Lyle Blackwood, Baltimore, AFC
Rolland Lawrence, Atlanta, NFC
10
7
163
138
0
0
1976
 
Monte Jackson, Los Angeles, NFC
Ken Riley, Cincinnati, AFC
10
9
173
141
3
1
1975
 
Mel Blount, Pittsburgh, AFC
Paul Krause, Minnesota, NFC
11
10
121
201
0
0
1974
 
Emmitt Thomas, Kansas City, AFC
Ray Brown, Atlanta, NFC
12
8
214
164
2
1
1973
 
Dick Anderson, Miami, AFC
Mike Wagner, Pittsburgh, AFC
Bobby Bryant, Minnesota, NFC
8
8
7
163
134
105
2
0
1
1972
 
Bill Bradley, Philadelphia, NFC
Mike Sensibaugh, Kansas City, AFC
9
8
73
65
0
0
1971
 
Bill Bradley, Philadelphia, NFC
Ken Houston, Houston, AFC
11
9
248
220
0
4
1970
 
Johnny Robinson, Kansas City, AFC
Dick LeBeau, Detroit, NFC
10
9
155
96
0
0
1969
 
Mel Renfro, Dallas, NFL
Emmitt Thomas, Kansas City, AFL
10
9
118
146
0
1
1968
 
Dave Grayson, Oakland, AFL
Willie Williams, N.Y. Giants, NFL
10
10
195
103
1
0
1967
 
Miller Farr, Houston, AFL
*Lem Barney, Detroit, NFL
Tom Janik, Buffalo, AFL
Dave Whitsell, New Orleans, NFL
Dick Westmoreland, Miami, AFL
10
10
10
10
10
264
232
222
178
127
3
3
2
2
1
1966
 
Larry Wilson, St. Louis, NFL
Johnny Robinson, Kansas City, AFL
Bobby Hunt, Kansas City, AFL
10
10
10
180
136
113
2
1
0
1965
 
W.K. Hicks, Houston, AFL
Bobby Boyd, Baltimore, NFL
9
9
156
78
0
1
1964
 
Dainard Paulson, N.Y. Jets, AFL
*Paul Krause, Washington, NFL
12
12
157
140
1
1
1963
 
Fred Glick, Houston, AFL
Dick Lynch, N.Y. Giants, NFL
Roosevelt Taylor, Chicago, NFL
12
9
9
180
251
172
1
3
1
1962
 
Lee Riley, N.Y. Titans, AFL
Willie Wood, Green Bay, NFL
11
9
122
132
0
0
1961
 
Billy Atkins, Buffalo, AFL
Dick Lynch, N.Y. Giants, NFL
10
9
158
60
0
0
1960
 
*Austin (Goose) Gonsoulin, Denver, AFL
Dave Baker, San Francisco, NFL
Jerry Norton, St. Louis, NFL
11
10
10
98
96
96
0
0
0
1959
 
Dean Derby, Pittsburgh
Milt Davis, Baltimore
Don Shinnick, Baltimore
7
7
7
127
119
70
0
1
0
1958 Jim Patton, N.Y. Giants 11 183 0
1957
 
Milt Davis, Baltimore
Jack Christiansen, Detroit
Jack Butler, Pittsburgh
10
10
10
219
137
85
2
1
0
1956 Linden Crow, Chi. Cardinals 11 170 0
1955 Will Sherman, Los Angeles 11 101 0
1954 Dick (Night Train) Lane, Chi. Cardinals 10 181 0
1953 Jack Christiansen, Detroit 12 238 1
1952 *Dick (Night Train) Lane, Los Angeles 14 298 2
1951 Otto Schnellbacher, N.Y. Giants 11 194 2
1950 Orban (Spec) Sanders, N.Y. Yanks 13 199 0
1949 Bob Nussbaumer, Chi. Cardinals 12 157 0
1948 *Dan Sandifer, Washington 13 258 2
1947
 
Frank Reagan, N.Y. Giants
Frank Seno, Boston
10
10
203
100
0
0
1946 Bill Dudley, Pittsburgh 10 242 1
1945 Roy Zimmerman, Philadelphia 7 90 0
1944 *Howard Livingston, N.Y. Giants 9 172 1
1943 Sammy Baugh, Washington 11 112 0
1942 Clyde (Bulldog) Turner, Chi. Bears 8 96 1
1941
 
Marshall Goldberg, Chi. Cardinals
*Art Jones, Pittsburgh
7
7
54
35
0
0
1940
 
Clarence (Ace) Parker, Brooklyn
Kent Ryan, Detroit
Don Hutson, Green Bay
6
6
6
146
65
24
1
0
0

*First season of professional football.

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