Chicago Bears Yearly Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Yards

The following are the Chicago Bears yearly defensive leaders ranked by interception return yards. 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.

      Interceptions
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 H. Clinton-Dix Chi 2 96 48.0 59 1
2018 E. Jackson Chi 6 81 13.5 41t 2
2017 A. Amos Chi 1 90 90.0 90t 1
2016 T. Porter Chi 2 28 14.0 25 0
2015 W. Young Chi 1 39 39.0 39 0
2014 K. Fuller Chi 4 81 20.2 31 0
2013 T. Jennings Chi 4 111 27.8 48t 2
2012 L. Briggs Chi 2 110 55.0 74t 2
2011 C. Tillman Chi 3 66 22.0 44t 2
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 R. McQuarters Chi 2 72 36.0 43 0
2002 D. Moore Chi 1 35 35.0 35 0
2001 M. Brown Chi 5 81 16.2 33t 2
2000 T. Parrish Chi 3 81 27.0 38t 1
1999 B. Minter Chi 2 66 33.0 34t 1
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 K. Miniefield Chi 3 37 12.3 37 0
1994 S. Gayle Chi 2 33 16.5 33 0
1993 J. Lincoln Chi 3 109 36.3 80t 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
1987 B. McCray Chi 1 23 23.0 23t 1
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
  O. Wilson Chi 2 39 19.5 39t 1
1981 G. Fencik Chi 6 121 20.2 69t 1
1980 L. Walterscheid Chi 4 84 21.0 36t 1
1979 T. Hicks Chi 3 85 28.3 66t 1
1978 V. Livers Chi 3 86 28.7 60t 1
1977 G. Fencik Chi 4 33 8.2 23 0
1976 R. Brupbacher Chi 7 49 7.0 25 0
1975 C. Clemons Chi 2 109 54.5 76t 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 J. Taylor Chi 3 69 23.0 39 0
1970 D. Buffone Chi 4 33 8.2 16 0
1969 D. Daniels Chi 3 37 12.3 32 0
  J. Taylor Chi 3 37 12.3 23 0
1968 R. Taylor Chi 3 96 32.0 96t 1
1967 B. McRae Chi 5 94 18.8 34t 2
1966 B. McRae Chi 3 53 17.7 53 0
1965 B. McRae Chi 4 116 29.0 89t 1
1964 J. Caroline Chi 2 84 42.0 79 0
1963 R. Taylor Chi 9 172 19.1 46 1
1962 R. Petitbon Chi 6 212 35.3 102 1
1961 D. Whitsell Chi 6 123 20.5 52 0
1960 V. Zucco Chi 2 52 26.0 44 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. Hoffman Chi 2 54 27.0 54 0
  F. Williams Chi 1 54 54.0 54 0
1951 G. Schroeder Chi 5 62 12.4 22 0
1950 J. O'Quinn Chi 3 73 24.3 38 1