Atlanta Falcons Yearly Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Sacks

The following are the Atlanta Falcons yearly defensive leaders ranked by sacks. Included are player stats for the Atlanta Falcons (NFL) from 1966-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included.

      Sacks
Year Player Team Sacks
2019 V. Beasley Atl 8.0
2018 T. McKinley Atl 7.0
2017 A. Clayborn Atl 9.5
2016 V. Beasley Atl 15.5
2015 V. Beasley Atl 4.0
2014 K. Biermann Atl 4.5
2013 O. Umenyiora Atl 7.5
2012 J. Abraham Atl 10.0
2011 J. Abraham Atl 9.5
2010 J. Abraham Atl 13.0
2009 J. Babineaux Atl 6.0
2008 J. Abraham Atl 16.5
2007 J. Abraham Atl 10.0
2006 R. Coleman Atl 6.0
2005 R. Coleman Atl 10.5
2004 P. Kerney Atl 13.0
2003 E. Johnson Atl 8.0
2002 P. Kerney Atl 10.5
2001 P. Kerney Atl 12.0
2000 T. Hall Atl 4.5
  B. Smith Atl 4.5
1999 C. Smith Atl 10.0
1998 L. Archambeau Atl 10.0
1997 C. Smith Atl 12.0
1996 C. Matthews Atl 6.5
1995 C. Doleman Atl 9.0
1994 C. Smith Atl 11.0
1993 P. Holt Atl 6.5
1992 D. Conner Atl 7.0
1991 T. Green Atl 5.0
1990 T. Green Atl 6.0
1989 M. Cotton Atl 9.0
1988 A. Bruce Atl 6.0
1987 B. Moor Atl 4.0
1986 R. Bryan Atl 7.0
1985 R. Bryan Atl 7.5
1984 D. Smith Atl 6.0
1983 M. Pitts Atl 7.0
1982 D. Smith Atl 3.5