Kansas City Chiefs Career Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interceptions

The following are the Kansas City Chiefs career defensive leaders ranked by interceptions. Included are player stats for the Kansas City Chiefs (NFL) from 1970-2020, the Kansas City Chiefs (AFL) from 1963-1969 and the Dallas Texans (AFL) from 1960-1962. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Emmitt Thomas is the Kansas City Chiefs career leader in interceptions with 58.

Players active with the Kansas City Chiefs during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. E. Thomas 181 58 937 16.2 73t 5
2. J. Robinson 164 57 741 13.0 57 1
3. D. Cherry 148 50 688 13.8 67 1
4. G. Barbaro 101 39 771 19.8 102 3
5. A. Lewis 150 38 329 8.7 34 0
6. B. Hunt 84 37 674 18.2 66 1
7. K. Ross 156 30 551 18.4 99t 2
8. G. Wesley 118 29 542 18.7 65 0
9. W. Lanier 149 27 440 16.3 75t 2
10. B. Bell 168 26 479 18.4 61t 6
11. G. Green 100 24 330 13.8 57 1
12. J. Kearney 115 23 462 20.1 65t 5
13. L. Burruss 145 22 509 23.1 83 4
14. D. Carter 104 21 183 8.7 36t 1
  J. Hasty 94 21 304 14.5 64t 3
16. M. Sensibaugh 63 20 331 16.6 38 0
  E. Warfield 115 20 236 11.8 57t 3
  D. Wood 65 20 247 12.3 66 1
19. D. Grayson 55 19 309 16.3 99t 1
  M. Peters 45 19 480 25.3 90t 2
21. B. Flowers 88 17 344 20.2 91t 3
  E. Harris 39 17 229 13.5 56t 1
  J. Lynch 151 17 191 11.2 49 1
24. W. Mitchell 87 16 302 18.9 60 3
25. J. Woods 128 15 282 18.8 79t 2
26. E. Berry 89 14 374 26.7 54t 5
  S. Headrick 108 14 207 14.8 56 3
  D. Johnson 182 14 355 25.4 70 4
  J. Marsalis 78 14 116 8.3 36 0
  K. Reardon 58 14 83 5.9 28 0
31. T. Gray 36 12 153 12.8 61 0
  C. Mincy 48 12 221 18.4 39 2
33. D. Edwards 117 11 150 13.6 42t 2
  M. McMillian 32 11 322 29.3 87t 3
  R. Parker 94 11 78 7.1 33t 1
  D. Webster 28 11 206 18.7 80t 2
  F. Williamson 37 11 186 16.9 77t 1
38. D. McCleon 41 10 20 2.0 23 0
  J. Page 53 10 69 6.9 37 0
40. T. Collier 52 9 227 25.2 100 1
  M. Collins 46 9 136 15.1 78t 1
  G. Hill 63 9 124 13.8 37 1
  E. Holub 127 9 76 8.4 24 0
  B. Ply 73 9 156 17.3 41 0
45. B. Carr 64 8 115 14.4 35 0
  W. Paul 100 8 85 10.6 28 0
  P. Surtain 55 8 132 16.5 53 0
48. K. Lewis 53 7 166 23.7 59t 1
  J. McGraw 65 7 39 5.6 27 0
  M. Patton 64 7 73 10.4 25 1