2012 NFL Defense Statistics

The following are the 2012 NFL Defense statistical leaders, sorted by interceptions.

KEY: Int = Interceptions, Yds = Interception Return Yards, Avg = Interception Return Average, Lg = Longest Interception Return, TD = Interception Return Touchdowns, Solo = Solo Tackles, Ast = Assisted Tackles, Sack = Sacks, YdsL = Yards Lost on Sacks

  Interceptions Tackles Sacks
Player Team Int Yds Avg Lg TD Solo Ast Tot Sack YdsL
Tim JenningsChi910511.67311555600.00.0
Richard ShermanSea8577.122915411651.016.0
Stevie BrownNYG830738.387006412760.00.0
Patrick PetersonAri7649.14310523550.00.0
Thomas DeCoudAtl6427.002406214761.02.0
Casey HaywardGB68113.502404013530.00.0
London FletcherWas5295.8010078611393.022.0
Devin McCourtyNE55310.603406319820.00.0
Jairus ByrdBuf58116.204505323760.00.0
Asante SamuelAtl511022.0079t1342360.00.0
Derek CoxJac4184.50160555600.00.0
Rob JacksonWas4194.751712710374.522.0
Reshad JonesMia4287.001507321941.05.0
Jason McCourtyTen4297.252807319920.00.0
Kerry RhodesAri4399.75300589671.06.0
Corey WebsterNYG44511.25380526580.00.0
Major WrightChi44511.2545t15219710.00.0
William MooreAtl45112.753305916751.013.0
Michael GriffinTen45914.753306019791.08.0
DeAngelo HallWas46215.502706827951.07.0
Bryan ScottBuf46616.503214819670.00.0
Kareem JacksonHou47117.7563t1476530.00.0
Ed ReedBal47819.5034t1499580.00.0
Tavon WilsonNE48721.754502813410.00.0
Cary WilliamsBal49022.5063t1678751.09.0
Darius ButlerInd410125.25512229310.00.0
Janoris JenkinsStl415037.5041t3649730.00.0
Ronde BarberTB416040.0078t17121921.02.0
Reggie NelsonCin3103.331005629851.08.0
Dominique Rodgers-CromartiePhi3144.67140438510.00.0
Sheldon BrownCle3206.6719t1537601.06.0
Paul PoslusznyJac3206.67130106331392.010.0
Dashon GoldsonSF3217.002005514690.00.0
Vontae DavisInd3268.67260465511.03.0
Brandon FlowersKC3289.33290408481.02.0
Jabari GreerNO33110.332803615510.00.0
Sam ShieldsGB33210.67320235281.08.0
Antoine WinfieldMin33712.3331072291010.50.0
Brandon BrownerSea33913.00350359440.00.0
Wesley WoodyardDen34013.3325073441175.547.5
Usama YoungCle34414.674403716531.59.5
Steve GregoryNE35016.67360316370.00.0
Chris CrockerCin35217.332902912410.00.0
Eric WeddleSD35217.3323t18314971.00.0
Antonio CromartieNYJ35317.6740t1305350.00.0
Bobby WagnerSea35518.3345087531402.011.0
Joe HadenCle36421.335004011510.00.0
Cortland FinneganStl36822.6732183181011.07.0
Charles TillmanChi37123.6736t37512870.00.0
Michael BoleyNYG37424.675106527920.56.0
Earl ThomasSea38026.6757t14224660.00.0
Lawrence TimmonsPit38026.6753t175311066.051.0
Leonard JohnsonTB38628.6783t1356410.00.0
Harrison SmithMin38729.0056t274301041.00.0
Quentin JammerSD38929.6780t1559640.00.0
Alfonzo DennardNE39531.6787t1341350.00.0
Patrick RobinsonNO39933.0099t15311641.09.0
Brandon CarrDal312040.0047t1485530.00.0
Chris HarrisDen314448.0098t25110612.517.5
Zach BrownTen315652.0079t26825935.528.5
Phillip AdamsOak200.0000132150.00.0
Michael HuffOak200.00003719560.00.0
Ellis LanksterNYJ200.0000336391.02.0
Jim LeonhardDen200.0000135180.00.0
Terence NewmanCin200.00005421750.00.0
Morgan BurnettGB210.501088351232.025.0
Craig RobertsonCle210.50106231931.010.0
Sam AchoAri221.00203513484.018.0
Chris HoustonDet221.00204512570.00.0
D.J. MooreChi221.0020275320.00.0
Patrick WillisSF221.002088321200.54.5
Chris CulliverSF242.0040407470.00.0
Trumaine JohnsonStl242.0040292310.00.0
Cortez AllenPit263.00604312550.00.0
William GayAri273.50604512571.09.0
Josh WilsonWas284.00705420741.012.0
Charles GodfreyCar294.509t14525700.00.0
Alterraun VernerTen2115.501106417810.00.0
Isa Abdul-QuddusNO2126.001203312450.00.0
Kurt ColemanPhi2136.50707023930.00.0
Tarell BrownSF2178.50120525570.00.0
Champ BaileyDen2189.00180615660.00.0
James LaurinaitisStl2189.00180117251420.53.0
Corey GrahamBal22010.002004218600.00.0
Luke KuechlyCar22211.00250103611641.04.0
Glover QuinHou22211.002206420841.08.0
Erik WaldenGB22211.002002719463.06.0
Joselio HansonOak22412.002104912610.00.0
Ryan ClarkPit22613.0026074281020.00.0
Patrick ChungNE22713.502702915440.00.0
Chris ClemonsMia22914.502907226980.00.0
D'Qwell JacksonCle23115.5027t164551193.54.5
Sean SmithMia23115.50310536590.00.0
Ahmad BlackTB23417.00340306360.00.0
Antoine CasonSD23417.003106211730.00.0
Tramon WilliamsGB23819.00380529610.00.0
Haruki NakamuraCar23919.502103420540.00.0
Roman HarperNO24120.5041088271150.00.0
LaRon LandryNYJ24221.0024176241000.00.0
Antrel RolleNYG24221.002207323960.00.0

2012 NFL Statistics by Team

AFC East
Buffalo Bills
Miami Dolphins
New England Patriots
New York Jets
AFC North
Baltimore Ravens
Cincinnati Bengals
Cleveland Browns
Pittsburgh Steelers
AFC South
Houston Texans
Indianapolis Colts
Jacksonville Jaguars
Tennessee Titans
AFC West
Denver Broncos
Kansas City Chiefs
Oakland Raiders
San Diego Chargers
NFC East
Dallas Cowboys
New York Giants
Philadelphia Eagles
Washington Redskins
NFC North
Chicago Bears
Detroit Lions
Green Bay Packers
Minnesota Vikings
NFC South
Atlanta Falcons
Carolina Panthers
New Orleans Saints
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
NFC West
Arizona Cardinals
San Francisco 49ers
Seattle Seahawks
St. Louis Rams
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