Cleveland Browns Single Season Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Yards

The following are the Cleveland Browns single season defensive leaders ranked by interception return yards. Included are player stats for the Cleveland Browns (NFL) from 1999-2019, the Cleveland Browns (NFL) from 1950-1995 and the Cleveland Browns (AAFC) from 1946-1949. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Bernie Parrish is the Cleveland Browns single season leader in interception return yards with 238.

Players active with the Cleveland Browns during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Interceptions
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  B. Parrish 1960 Cle 6 238 39.7 92t 1
  T. Darden 1978 Cle 10 200 20.0 46 0
  E. Turner 1994 Cle 9 199 22.1 93t 1
  D. Paul 1956 Cle 7 190 27.1 42 1
  A. Henry 2001 Cle 10 177 17.7 97t 1
  B. Davis 1968 Cle 8 162 20.2 44 0
  T. Gipson 2014 Cle 6 158 26.3 62t 1
  R. Fichtner 1966 Cle 8 152 19.0 58 1
  F. Wright 1987 Cle 4 152 38.0 68 1
  B. McDonald 2008 Cle 5 146 29.2 98 1
  T. Gipson 2013 Cle 5 143 28.6 44t 1
  K. Konz 1954 Cle 7 133 19.0 54 2
  B. Franklin 1960 Cle 8 131 16.4 37t 2
  E. Wright 2008 Cle 3 131 43.7 94t 1
  E. Barnes 1966 Cle 4 128 32.0 54 0
  D. Holly 2006 Cle 5 127 25.4 57t 1
  F. Wright 1988 Cle 5 126 25.2 53 0
  T. Darden 1979 Cle 5 125 25.0 39t 1
  D. Brandon 1992 Cle 2 123 61.5 92t 1
  K. Konz 1958 Cle 4 123 30.8 46t 1
  W. Lahr 1953 Cle 5 119 23.8 42 0
  V. Costello 1963 Cle 7 118 16.9 31 0
  L. Benz 1963 Cle 7 114 16.3 38 0
  R. Fichtner 1967 Cle 4 113 28.2 88 0
  A. Gross 1985 Cle 5 109 21.8 37t 1
  T. Darden 1977 Cle 6 107 17.8 49 1
  T. Darden 1974 Cle 8 105 13.1 31 0
  B. Washington 1988 Cle 3 104 34.7 75t 1
  A. Gross 1984 Cle 5 103 20.6 47 0
  B. Pool 2007 Cle 2 103 51.5 100 1
  J. Haden 2010 Cle 6 101 16.8 62 0
  G. Irons 1977 Cle 3 99 33.0 53t 1
  W. Lahr 1950 Cle 8 99 12.4 30t 2
  R. Fichtner 1965 Cle 4 98 24.5 48 1
  B. Parrish 1964 Cle 4 98 24.5 54t 1
  J. Houston 1967 Cle 3 97 32.3 79t 2
  N. Mustafaa 1993 Cle 1 97 97.0 97t 1
  C. Banks 1983 Cle 3 95 31.7 65t 1
  W. Lahr 1951 Cle 5 95 19.0 29 2
  B. Boddy-Calhoun 2016 Cle 3 94 31.3 67 1
  D. Bowens 2010 Cle 2 94 47.0 64t 2
  K. Dansby 2015 Cle 3 93 31.0 52t 2
  M. Howell 1971 Cle 2 93 46.5 68 0
  F. Wright 1989 Cle 9 91 10.1 27t 1
  J. Houston 1964 Cle 2 86 43.0 44 1
  J. Shofner 1962 Cle 4 86 21.5 35 0
  E. Barnes 1970 Cle 5 85 17.0 38t 1
  D. Fleming 1960 Cle 5 85 17.0 30 0
  W. Sumner 1970 Cle 4 85 21.2 34 0
  A. Henry 2004 Cle 4 83 20.8 51 0