Carolina Panthers Career Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Yards

The following are the Carolina Panthers career defensive leaders ranked by interception return yards. Included are player stats for the Carolina Panthers (NFL) from 1995-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Mike Minter is the Carolina Panthers career leader in interception return yards with 421.

Players active with the Carolina Panthers during the 2020 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. M. Minter 148 17 421 24.8 62 4
2. C. Gamble 123 27 326 12.1 61t 2
3. R. Marshall 80 14 315 22.5 73t 2
4. C. Munnerlyn 107 8 232 29.0 74t 5
5. E. Davis 78 25 226 9.0 56t 2
6. J. Hitchcock 32 6 181 30.2 88t 1
7. C. Godfrey 82 11 179 16.3 38 1
8. J. Peppers 154 6 177 29.5 97 2
9. J. Norman 53 7 172 24.6 46t 2
10. D. Evans 57 14 162 11.6 49 1
11. K. Lucas 60 13 158 12.2 43 0
12. L. Kuechly 118 18 153 8.5 32t 1
13. K. Coleman 42 11 146 13.3 37 2
14. D. Grant 48 11 137 12.5 43 0
15. D. Jackson 39 10 135 13.5 66 0
16. T. Boston 69 6 133 22.2 84t 1
17. J. Beason 72 9 107 11.9 44 0
18. R. Manning 48 9 99 11.0 30 1
  T. McKyer 16 3 99 33.0 96t 1
20. A. Wallace 80 4 96 24.0 53 0
21. B. Maxie 29 7 94 13.4 49 0
22. W. Witherspoon 62 7 93 13.3 35t 1
23. C. Cota 48 7 91 13.0 35 0
24. S. Mills 48 7 86 12.3 36t 1
25. J. Brady 16 4 85 21.2 43 0
  S. Martin 59 7 85 12.1 34 0
27. A. Cason 12 2 81 40.5 80 0
28. C. Branch 48 4 79 19.8 76 0
  T. Davis 176 13 79 6.1 31 0
30. M. McCree 16 3 73 24.3 46 0
31. R. Cockrell 14 2 70 35.0 37 0
32. M. Mitchell 15 4 63 15.8 38 0
33. D. Morgan 59 5 56 11.2 22 0
34. M. Adams 32 5 53 10.6 40 0
  J. Bradberry 60 8 53 6.6 29 0
  R. Stanford 12 1 53 53.0 53 0
37. M. Fields 29 2 51 25.5 30 0
38. C. Harris 44 5 49 9.8 30 0
39. R. Harper 32 4 43 10.8 31t 1
  T. Poole 47 5 43 8.6 35 0
  R. Smith 46 1 43 43.0 43 0
42. S. Lofton 36 1 42 42.0 42 0
43. D. Florence 14 2 40 20.0 38t 1
44. H. Nakamura 13 2 39 19.5 21 0
  E. Reid 29 1 39 39.0 39 0
  P. Terrell 48 6 39 6.5 21 0
47. B. Buckner 71 2 37 18.5 29 0
  R. Howard 47 5 37 7.4 16 0
49. T. DeCoud 15 1 35 35.0 35 0
50. B. McDowell 16 1 33 33.0 33 0