Minnesota Vikings Career Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Sacks

The following are the Minnesota Vikings career defensive leaders ranked by sacks. Included are player stats for the Minnesota Vikings (NFL) from 1961-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. John Randle is the Minnesota Vikings career leader in sacks with 114.0.

Players active with the Minnesota Vikings during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Sacks
Player Gms Sacks
1. J. Randle 176 114.0
2. C. Doleman 154 96.5
3. J. Allen 96 85.5
4. E. Griffen 147 74.5
5. B. Robison 173 60.0
  K. Williams 171 60.0
7. H. Thomas 118 56.0
8. D. Hunter 78 54.5
9. K. Millard 75 53.0
10. D. Martin 126 50.5
11. L. Johnstone 79 41.0
12. R. Edwards 72 29.5
  A. Noga 73 29.5
14. T. Johnson 75 20.5
15. E. McDaniel 125 19.5
16. N. Elshire 63 19.0
17. D. Clemons 58 18.5
18. C. Greenway 156 18.0
19. D. Alexander 57 17.5
20. C. Hovan 77 17.0
21. F. Smith 48 16.0
22. E. Henderson 125 15.5
23. A. Barr 85 15.0
  R. Holloway 97 15.0
  L. Joseph 88 15.0
26. M. Mullaney 151 13.5
27. H. Smith 114 13.0
28. R. Barker 60 12.5
29. B. Leber 79 12.0
  K. Mixon 46 12.0
31. M. Harrison 44 11.5
32. T. Sawyer 39 11.0
  K. Udeze 51 11.0
34. M. Merriweather 63 10.0
  D. Rudd 61 10.0
  T. Williams 50 10.0
37. J. Browner 138 9.5
  S. Floyd 44 9.5
  D. Scott 48 9.5
40. K. Clarke 39 9.0
  E. Kendricks 74 9.0
  S. Studwell 201 9.0
43. E. Henderson 64 8.5
44. M. Blair 160 8.0
  T. Newton 62 8.0
46. J. Del Rio 57 7.5
  R. Griffith 119 7.5
  C. Jenkins 51 7.5
  T. Strauthers 40 7.5
  P. Williams 93 7.5