2012 NFL Defense Statistics

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

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
J.J. WattHou000.000069128120.5138.5
Aldon SmithSF166.006050166619.5144.5
Von MillerDen12626.0026t155136818.5129.5
Cameron WakeMia000.000038155315.092.0
Clay MatthewsGB000.000032114313.083.5
Charles JohnsonCar000.000031114212.599.5
Geno AtkinsCin000.000039155412.590.0
Jared AllenMin000.000036104612.063.0
Chris ClemonsSea000.00003194011.587.0
Chris LongStl000.00002583311.574.0
Julius PeppersChi000.00003273911.573.5
Michael JohnsonCin133.003035175211.571.0
Demarcus WareDal000.000033235611.563.5
Greg HardyCar000.000040206011.085.5
Elvis DumervilDen000.000032225411.083.0
Anthony SpencerDal000.000055409511.083.0
Robert QuinnStl000.00002452910.561.0
Mario WilliamsBuf000.00003794610.551.0
John AbrahamAtl000.00003233510.075.0
Justin HoustonKC13232.0032053136610.069.0
Shaun PhillipsSD000.00003317509.562.5
Cliff AvrilDet000.0000287359.561.0
Michael BennettTB000.0000347419.057.0
Tamba HaliKC000.0000438519.057.0
Daryl WashingtonAri177.0070108261349.051.0
Paul KrugerBal100.00003012429.046.0
Ryan KerriganWas12828.0028t14212548.551.5
Brian RobisonMin000.00002611378.542.0
Everson GriffenMin12929.0029t1243278.077.0
Ndamukong SuhDet000.00002410348.067.0
Bruce IrvinSea000.0000106168.060.0
Cameron JordanNO000.00004126678.054.0
Robert MathisInd111.00102211338.054.0
Rob NinkovichNE000.00003226588.050.5
Israel IdonijeChi000.00002919487.568.0
Corey LiugetSD000.00003615517.056.0
Jabaal SheardCle000.00003817557.055.0
Antonio SmithHou000.0000237307.051.0
Corey WoottonChi000.0000207277.040.5
Jason BabinPhi000.0000289377.038.5
William HayesStl000.0000296357.028.5
Jason Pierre-PaulNYG12828.0028t14323666.567.0
Ahmad BrooksSF15050.0050t13612486.549.5
Wallace GilberryCin000.0000159246.548.0
Derrick MorganTen000.00003524596.541.5
Calais CampbellAri000.00005013636.528.0
Carlos DunlapCin11414.0014t1347416.055.0
Lawrence TimmonsPit38026.6753t175311066.051.0
Henry MeltonChi000.00003212446.049.0
Juqua ParkerCle000.0000186246.048.0
Kamerion WimbleyTen000.00001614306.042.0
Derek WolfeDen000.00002614406.041.0
Will SmithNO000.00003325586.040.0
Osi UmenyioraNYG000.00002815436.036.0
Akeem AyersTen122.002066381046.035.0
Dwan EdwardsCar000.00002725526.033.5
Chandler JonesNE000.00002421456.033.0
James HarrisonPit000.00004921706.026.0
Whitney MercilusHou000.0000205256.017.0
Wesley WoodyardDen34013.3325073441175.547.5
Quinton CoplesNYJ000.0000228305.540.5
Marcell DareusBuf000.00002613395.538.0
Nick FairleyDet000.0000287355.538.0
Kendall ReyesSD000.00001612285.533.5
Brandon GrahamPhi000.0000308385.531.5
Fletcher CoxPhi000.0000327395.529.5
Zach BrownTen315652.0079t26825935.528.5
Haloti NgataBal000.00003318515.050.0
Gerald McCoyTB000.0000237305.035.0
Jason WorildsPit000.0000234275.030.0
Jared OdrickMia000.0000269355.029.0
Kyle WilliamsBuf000.00002719465.029.0
Muhammad WilkersonNYJ000.00003633695.025.0
Dwight FreeneyInd000.0000102125.024.0
Junior GaletteNO000.0000173205.022.0
JoLonn DunbarStl26331.5042091241154.540.5
Mike NealGB000.000083114.535.5
Dannell EllerbeBal000.00006923924.529.5
Art JonesBal000.00002720474.529.5
Rob JacksonWas4194.751712710374.522.0
Randy StarksMia144.0040189274.520.5
Brett KeiselPit000.00002620464.519.5
O'Brien SchofieldAri000.0000268344.037.0
Daniel Te'o-NesheimTB000.00002415394.035.0
Lamarr HoustonOak000.00004920694.034.0
Larry FootePit000.000075381134.029.0
Desmond BryantOak000.00002610364.025.0
Justin TuckNYG000.00002718454.025.0
Cullen JenkinsPhi000.0000224264.024.0
Jason HatcherDal000.00002724514.022.0
Frostee RuckerCle000.00002919484.022.0
Dont'a HightowerNE000.00004317604.021.0
LaMarr WoodleyPit11111.001102711384.021.0
Quentin GrovesAri000.0000379464.019.0
Michael BrockersStl000.00002011314.018.5
Sam AchoAri221.00203513484.018.0
Jerry HughesInd000.00002912414.018.0
Linval JosephNYG000.00003326594.017.0
Kroy BiermannAtl000.00003715524.016.0
Dezman MosesGB000.00001413274.010.0

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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