Minnesota Vikings Yearly Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interceptions

The following are the Minnesota Vikings yearly defensive leaders ranked by interceptions. Included are player stats for the Minnesota Vikings (NFL) from 1961-2018. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included.

      Interceptions
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2018 H. Smith Min 3 66 22.0 52 0
2017 H. Smith Min 5 42 8.4 19 0
2016 X. Rhodes Min 5 133 26.6 100 1
2015 T. Newman Min 3 4 1.3 4 0
2014 H. Smith Min 5 150 30.0 81t 1
2013 C. Greenway Min 3 23 7.7 23 0
2012 H. Smith Min 3 87 29.0 56t 2
  A. Winfield Min 3 37 12.3 31 0
2011 J. Sanford Min 2 69 34.5 52 0
2010 H. Abdullah Min 3 5 1.7 5 0
  E. Henderson Min 3 10 3.3 10 0
2009 C. Griffin Min 4 -2 -0.5 0 0
2008 B. Leber Min 2 29 14.5 28 0
  B. Sapp Min 2 13 6.5 14 0
  M. Williams Min 2 -1 -0.5 0 0
  A. Winfield Min 2 5 2.5 4 0
2007 D. Sharper Min 4 61 15.2 41 1
  D. Smith Min 4 112 28.0 93t 1
2006 D. Sharper Min 4 10 2.5 10 0
  D. Smith Min 4 81 20.2 47 0
  A. Winfield Min 4 33 8.2 26 1
2005 D. Sharper Min 9 276 30.7 92t 2
2004 A. Winfield Min 3 89 29.7 56 0
2003 B. Russell Min 9 185 20.6 50 0
2002 G. Biekert Min 4 26 6.5 20 0
2001 R. Griffith Min 2 25 12.5 14 0
  E. Kelly Min 2 -7 -3.5 2 0
2000 R. Tate Min 2 12 6.0 12 0
  K. Wong Min 2 28 14.0 14 0
1999 R. Griffith Min 3 0 0.0 0 0
1998 J. Hitchcock Min 7 242 34.6 79t 3
1997 D. Washington Min 4 71 17.8 27 0
1996 O. Thomas Min 5 57 11.4 34 0
1995 O. Thomas Min 9 108 12.0 45t 1
1994 V. Glenn Min 4 55 13.8 32 0
  A. Parker Min 4 99 24.8 44t 2
1993 V. Glenn Min 5 49 9.8 23 0
1992 A. McMillian Min 8 157 19.6 51t 2
1991 J. Browner Min 5 97 19.4 45 0
1990 J. Browner Min 7 103 14.7 31 1
1989 J. Browner Min 5 70 14.0 34 0
1988 C. Lee Min 8 118 14.8 58t 2
1987 J. Browner Min 6 67 11.2 23 0
1986 I. Holt Min 8 54 6.8 27 0
1985 J. Turner Min 5 62 12.4 25 0
1984 R. Bess Min 3 7 2.3 7 0
1983 J. Swain Min 6 12 2.0 11 0
  J. Turner Min 6 37 6.2 14 0
1982 W. Teal Min 4 15 3.8 13 0
1981 T. Hannon Min 4 28 7.0 28 0
  W. Teal Min 4 23 5.8 15 0
1980 J. Turner Min 6 22 3.7 13 0
1979 T. Hannon Min 4 85 21.2 52 0
  N. Wright Min 4 44 11.0 32 0
1978 B. Bryant Min 7 69 9.9 23 0
1977 B. Bryant Min 4 44 11.0 41 0
1976 N. Wright Min 7 47 6.7 21 0
1975 P. Krause Min 10 201 20.1 81 0
1974 N. Wright Min 6 91 15.2 44 0
1973 B. Bryant Min 7 105 15.0 46t 1
1972 P. Krause Min 6 109 18.2 35 1
1971 C. West Min 7 236 33.7 89 0
1970 E. Sharockman Min 7 132 18.9 43 1
1969 B. Bryant Min 8 97 12.1 56 0
1968 P. Krause Min 7 82 11.7 29 0
1967 E. Mackbee Min 5 98 19.6 40 1
1966 D. Hackbart Min 5 73 14.6 41t 1
1965 E. Sharockman Min 6 118 19.7 40t 1
1964 G. Rose Min 6 48 8.0 32t 1
1963 E. Sharockman Min 5 93 18.6 47t 1
1962 E. Sharockman Min 6 92 15.3 32 0
1961 R. Hawkins Min 5 70 14.0 34 0