Dallas Cowboys Career Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Sacks

The following are the Dallas Cowboys career defensive leaders ranked by sacks. Included are player stats for the Dallas Cowboys (NFL) from 1960-2019. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Demarcus Ware is the Dallas Cowboys career leader in sacks with 117.0.

Players active with the Dallas Cowboys during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Sacks
Player Gms Sacks
1. D. Ware 141 117.0
2. J. Jeffcoat 188 94.5
3. G. Ellis 162 77.0
4. T. Tolbert 144 59.0
5. T. Jones 224 57.5
6. R. White 209 52.0
7. D. Lawrence 80 39.0
8. C. Haley 63 34.0
9. A. Spencer 104 33.0
10. C. Hennings 119 27.5
11. J. Hatcher 119 27.0
  J. Ratliff 104 27.0
13. T. Crawford 96 23.0
14. L. Lett 109 22.5
15. L. Glover 64 21.5
16. J. Jones 63 19.0
17. B. Bates 217 18.0
  J. Dutton 117 18.0
19. E. Lockhart 104 16.0
20. M. Hegman 170 15.5
  B. James 142 15.5
22. A. Dickerson 73 15.0
  D. Noonan 67 15.0
24. M. Collins 61 14.5
  R. Maryland 75 14.5
  D. Smerek 69 14.5
27. K. Brooks 48 12.5
  E. Ekuban 60 12.5
  D. Irving 37 12.5
30. S. Carver 52 11.5
  R. Quinn 14 11.5
  O. Scandrick 125 11.5
33. V. Butler 63 11.0
  D. Woodson 178 11.0
35. T. Casillas 77 10.5
36. C. Canty 64 10.0
  H. Martin 158 10.0
  H. McCormack 64 10.0
  K. Pittman 61 10.0
  G. Selvie 32 10.0
  M. Spears 119 10.0
  A. Spellman 32 10.0
43. J. Crawford 38 9.5
44. D. Smith 57 9.0
45. D. Stubbs 25 8.5
46. M. Downs 116 8.0
  E. Ogbogu 37 8.0
  B. Thomas 32 8.0
49. D. Coakley 127 7.5
  G. Cobb 19 7.5