Chicago Bears Yearly Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Average

The following are the Chicago Bears yearly defensive leaders ranked by interception return average. Included are player stats for the Chicago Bears (NFL) from 1922-2019, the Chicago Staleys (APFA) in 1921 and the Decatur Staleys (APFA) in 1920. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included.

Leaders based on 4 interceptions

      Interceptions
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2018 E. Jackson Chi 6 81 13.5 41t 2
2014 K. Fuller Chi 4 81 20.2 31 0
2013 T. Jennings Chi 4 111 27.8 48t 2
2012 T. Jennings Chi 9 105 11.7 31 1
2011 D. Moore Chi 4 31 7.8 20t 1
2010 C. Tillman Chi 5 127 25.4 56 0
2009 Z. Bowman Chi 6 67 11.2 39 0
2008 K. Payne Chi 4 147 36.8 50 0
2007 B. Urlacher Chi 5 101 20.2 85t 1
2006 R. Manning Chi 5 113 22.6 54t 1
2005 C. Tillman Chi 5 172 34.4 95 1
2004 N. Vasher Chi 5 177 35.4 71t 1
2003 J. Azumah Chi 4 44 11.0 25 0
2001 M. Brown Chi 5 81 16.2 33t 2
1998 W. Harris Chi 4 41 10.2 26 1
1997 W. Harris Chi 5 30 6.0 12 0
1996 D. Woolford Chi 6 37 6.2 28t 1
1995 D. Woolford Chi 4 21 5.2 16 0
1994 D. Woolford Chi 5 30 6.0 25 0
1993 M. Carrier Chi 4 94 23.5 34t 1
1992 D. Woolford Chi 7 67 9.6 32 0
1991 L. Stinson Chi 4 69 17.2 34t 1
1990 L. Stinson Chi 6 66 11.0 30 0
1989 L. Stinson Chi 4 59 14.8 29t 1
1988 V. Jackson Chi 8 94 11.8 46 0
1986 D. Duerson Chi 6 139 23.2 38 0
1985 M. Richardson Chi 4 174 43.5 90 1
1984 G. Fencik Chi 5 102 20.4 61 0
1983 L. Frazier Chi 7 135 19.3 56 1
1982 T. Schmidt Chi 4 39 9.8 29 0
1981 R. Henderson Chi 4 84 21.0 39 0
1980 L. Walterscheid Chi 4 84 21.0 36t 1
1979 T. Schmidt Chi 6 44 7.3 20t 1
1978 G. Fencik Chi 4 77 19.2 59 0
1977 G. Fencik Chi 4 33 8.2 23 0
1976 A. Ellis Chi 6 47 7.8 22t 1
1974 C. Clemons Chi 4 84 21.0 37 0
1973 G. Lyle Chi 5 62 12.4 24 0
1972 C. Ford Chi 7 104 14.9 43 0
1971 C. Ford Chi 5 46 9.2 24 0
1970 D. Buffone Chi 4 33 8.2 16 0
1968 B. McRae Chi 4 41 10.2 22 0
1967 B. McRae Chi 5 94 18.8 34t 2
1966 R. Petitbon Chi 4 34 8.5 20 0
1965 B. McRae Chi 4 116 29.0 89t 1
1963 R. Petitbon Chi 8 161 20.1 66t 1
1962 R. Petitbon Chi 6 212 35.3 102 1
1961 D. Whitsell Chi 6 123 20.5 52 0
1959 E. Barnes Chi 5 67 13.4 29 0
1958 E. Barnes Chi 4 90 22.5 30 1
1957 J. Johnson Chi 4 36 9.0 20 0
1956 J. Caroline Chi 6 182 30.3 59t 2
1955 C. Sumner Chi 7 162 23.1 63 0
1954 S. Whitman Chi 5 117 23.4 38 1
1953 D. Kindt Chi 6 172 28.7 67t 1
1952 J. Dooley Chi 5 30 6.0 12 0
1951 D. Kindt Chi 4 56 14.0 39 0
1950 H. Davis Chi 5 59 11.8 41 0