Los Angeles Chargers Career Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Yards

The following are the Los Angeles Chargers career defensive leaders ranked by interception return yards. Included are player stats for the Los Angeles Chargers (NFL) from 2017-2020, the San Diego Chargers (NFL) from 1970-2016, the San Diego Chargers (AFL) from 1961-1969 and the Los Angeles Chargers (AFL) in 1960. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Gill Byrd is the Los Angeles Chargers career leader in interception return yards with 546.

Players active with the Los Angeles Chargers during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. G. Byrd 149 42 546 13.0 99t 2
2. C. McNeil 43 19 502 26.4 76t 2
3. K. Graham 82 25 477 19.1 68t 5
4. J. Beauchamp 117 23 433 18.8 52 3
5. D. Harris 76 29 413 14.2 56t 5
6. R. Harrison 123 26 345 13.3 75t 2
7. W. Lowe 164 21 343 16.3 77t 4
8. D. Carrington 64 19 337 17.7 69 1
9. S. Duncan 77 21 322 15.3 100 2
10. G. Edwards 53 14 309 22.1 68t 1
11. E. Weddle 137 19 290 15.3 41t 3
12. B. Whitehead 94 15 277 18.5 61 1
13. M. Williams 107 24 269 11.2 50 0
14. S. Richard 61 10 253 25.3 99t 2
15. V. Glenn 70 12 249 20.8 104 1
16. A. Cason 80 12 245 20.4 64 1
17. C. Allen 108 20 244 12.2 59t 1
18. C. Fletcher 76 13 237 18.2 45 1
19. J. Dale 42 6 236 39.3 50 1
20. D. Frank 64 10 235 23.5 102 2
21. C. Hart 80 10 233 23.3 70t 2
22. A. Cromartie 64 15 227 15.1 70t 2
23. Q. Jammer 172 21 210 10.0 80t 1
  J. Seau 200 15 210 14.0 42 0
25. D. Edwards 80 17 197 11.6 46 2
26. B. Howard 102 21 193 9.2 29 0
27. B. Salter 41 14 179 12.8 44 0
28. B. Laraba 28 6 168 28.0 60t 2
29. D. King 47 4 165 41.2 90t 2
30. P. Shaw 74 12 154 12.8 30 0
31. T. Fox 30 7 153 21.9 36 0
32. P. Barnes 55 11 152 13.8 36t 1
33. M. Dumas 45 4 148 37.0 68 1
34. C. Hayward 64 13 146 11.2 37 1
35. M. Fuller 90 15 145 9.7 37 1
36. J. Hendy 16 4 139 34.8 75t 1
37. R. Preston 122 6 134 22.3 35 0
38. C. Gibson 28 13 128 9.8 37t 1
39. D. Walters 54 12 126 10.5 33 0
40. H. Rolling 46 3 121 40.3 67 0
41. T. Shaw 69 7 120 17.1 36 0
42. D. Goode 81 9 119 13.2 37 0
  E. Patterson 43 4 119 29.8 75t 1
44. T. Williams 37 3 114 38.0 86 0
  B. Zeman 54 10 114 11.4 25 0
46. E. Faison 67 5 110 22.0 42t 2
  L. King 108 7 110 15.7 37 0
48. J. Addae 80 2 109 54.5 90t 1
49. S. Gayle 16 2 99 49.5 99t 1
  J. Hill 42 9 99 11.0 42 0