Houston Texans Career Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Yards

The following are the Houston Texans career defensive leaders ranked by interception return yards. Included are player stats for the Houston Texans (NFL) from 2002-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Johnathan Joseph is the Houston Texans career leader in interception return yards with 410.

Players active with the Houston Texans during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. J. Joseph 133 17 410 24.1 82t 4
2. K. Jackson 132 16 336 21.0 65 3
3. A. Glenn 43 11 221 20.1 70t 2
4. M. Coleman 58 11 217 19.7 102 1
5. J. Reid 31 5 183 36.6 102 1
6. D. Robinson 84 13 162 12.5 61 1
7. B. McCain 72 5 134 26.8 86 1
8. A. Bouye 50 6 129 21.5 67 1
9. J. Reeves 28 5 127 25.4 44t 1
10. B. Pollard 28 4 121 30.2 70t 1
11. M. McCree 29 2 119 59.5 95t 1
12. T. Gipson 14 3 105 35.0 79t 1
13. A. Hal 69 12 102 8.5 31t 1
14. Q. Demps 50 9 101 11.2 42 0
15. W. Mercilus 115 2 88 44.0 86 0
16. D. Manning 51 4 81 20.2 55t 1
17. J. Watt 112 1 80 80.0 80t 1
18. F. Bennett 40 5 73 14.6 33 0
19. E. Wilson 34 4 65 16.2 19 0
20. B. Cushing 104 8 50 6.2 20 1
21. B. Roby 10 2 49 24.5 27t 1
22. D. Faggins 82 5 47 9.4 43t 1
23. Z. Cunningham 46 1 38 38.0 38t 1
24. J. Allen 23 7 35 5.0 34 0
  T. Nolan 34 3 35 11.7 20 0
26. G. Quin 63 5 34 6.8 22 0
27. K. Lewis 16 2 32 16.0 27t 1
28. D. Swearinger 32 3 31 10.3 25 0
29. L. Sanders 21 1 29 29.0 29 0
  A. Weaver 46 2 29 14.5 21 0
31. D. Cole 31 2 28 14.0 25t 1
32. J. Rolle 18 3 25 8.3 13 0
33. K. Johnson 35 1 22 22.0 22 0
34. A. Peek 51 1 20 20.0 20 0
35. D. McCleon 16 1 19 19.0 19 0
36. K. Bentley 45 1 18 18.0 18 0
37. M. Gilchrist 16 1 17 17.0 17 0
  R. Moore 7 1 17 17.0 17 0
  D. Ryans 86 2 17 8.5 16 0
40. C. Brown 50 3 14 4.7 9 0
  J. Busing 16 1 14 14.0 14 0
42. E. Brown 44 3 12 4.0 7 0
  M. Stevens 28 2 12 6.0 12 0
44. J. Simmons 72 2 11 5.5 11 0
45. V. Hutchins 19 1 8 8.0 8 0
  B. Scarlett 45 1 8 8.0 8 0
  J. Tuggle 42 1 8 8.0 8 0
48. T. Dobbins 32 1 7 7.0 7 0
49. T. Mathieu 16 2 6 3.0 6 0
50. J. Addae 16 2 5 2.5 4 0