1961 NFL Defense Statistics

The following are the 1961 NFL Defense statistical leaders, sorted by interceptions.

    Interceptions Sacks
Player Team Int Yds Avg Lg TD Sack YdsL
D. LynchNYG9606.67360----
J. SamplePIT814117.62421----
J. PattonNYG816320.3851t1----
D. BishopDAL817221.50570----
B. ParrishCLE7405.71150----
D. BurroughsPHI79012.86420----
J. KerrWAS79313.29380----
J. NortonSTL713619.4347t2----
E. BarnesNYG719527.86102t2----
D. LaneDET67312.17320----
Y. LaryDET69515.83420----
L. CrowLA611719.50310----
D. BakerSF612320.50400----
D. WhitsellCHI612320.50520----
D. HackbartWAS612821.3348t2----
J. ShofnerCLE581.6050----
G. LoweDET5163.20110----
C. BrittLA5295.80130----
W. WoodGB55210.40210----
H. GremmingerGB55410.80410----
R. HawkinsMIN57014.00340----
R. PetitbonCHI57114.20430----
J. WhittentonGB59819.6041t1----
J. SymankGB59919.80410----
J. JohnsonSF511623.20630----

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

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