Minnesota Vikings Yearly Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Touchdowns

The following are the Minnesota Vikings yearly defensive leaders ranked by interception return touchdowns. Included are player stats for the Minnesota Vikings (NFL) from 1961-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included.

      Interceptions
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 A. Harris Min 6 42 7.0 20t 1
2018 M. Hughes Min 1 28 28.0 28t 1
2017 E. Kendricks Min 1 31 31.0 31t 1
2016 E. Kendricks Min 1 77 77.0 77t 1
  X. Rhodes Min 5 133 26.6 100 1
2015 C. Greenway Min 1 91 91.0 91t 1
  H. Smith Min 2 35 17.5 35t 1
2014 G. Hodges Min 1 27 27.0 27t 1
  H. Smith Min 5 150 30.0 81t 1
2012 H. Smith Min 3 87 29.0 56t 2
2010 J. Allen Min 2 40 20.0 36t 1
2007 K. Williams Min 2 72 36.0 54t 2
2006 E. Henderson Min 2 48 24.0 45t 1
  F. Smoot Min 1 47 47.0 47t 1
  A. Winfield Min 4 33 8.2 26 1
2005 D. Sharper Min 9 276 30.7 92t 2
2004 C. Claiborne Min 1 15 15.0 15t 1
2003 C. Chavous Min 8 143 17.9 39 1
  L. Johnstone Min 1 33 33.0 33t 1
  M. Nattiel Min 1 80 80.0 80t 1
  B. Williams Min 5 205 41.0 77 1
2002 C. Chavous Min 3 76 25.3 43t 1
2001 K. Wong Min 1 27 27.0 27t 1
1999 O. Thomas Min 2 32 16.0 27t 1
1998 J. Hitchcock Min 7 242 34.6 79t 3
1996 D. Washington Min 2 27 13.5 27t 1
1995 A. Jackson Min 2 46 23.0 37t 1
  O. Thomas Min 9 108 12.0 45t 1
1994 A. Parker Min 4 99 24.8 44t 2
  D. Washington Min 3 135 45.0 81t 2
1993 L. McGriggs Min 1 63 63.0 63t 1
  A. McMillian Min 4 45 11.2 22t 1
1992 A. McMillian Min 8 157 19.6 51t 2
1991 M. Merriweather Min 1 22 22.0 22t 1
  N. Mustafaa Min 3 104 34.7 97t 1
1990 J. Browner Min 7 103 14.7 31 1
  A. Noga Min 1 26 26.0 26t 1
1989 I. Holt Min 1 90 90.0 90t 1
  M. Merriweather Min 3 29 9.7 15t 1
1988 C. Lee Min 8 118 14.8 58t 2
1986 J. Browner Min 4 62 15.5 39t 1
  C. Doleman Min 1 59 59.0 59t 1
1985 J. Browner Min 2 17 8.5 15t 1
1984 W. Teal Min 1 53 53.0 53t 1
1982 J. Turner Min 2 43 21.5 33t 1
1980 T. Hannon Min 4 89 22.2 41t 1
  K. Knoff Min 3 87 29.0 67t 1
1973 T. Brown Min 1 63 63.0 63t 1
  B. Bryant Min 7 105 15.0 46t 1
1972 W. Hilgenberg Min 1 17 17.0 14t 1
  P. Krause Min 6 109 18.2 35 1
1971 R. Winston Min 1 29 29.0 29t 1
1970 B. Bryant Min 3 40 13.3 39t 1
  E. Sharockman Min 7 132 18.9 43 1
1969 P. Krause Min 5 82 16.4 77t 1
  A. Page Min 0 15 0.0 15t 1
1968 B. Bryant Min 2 60 30.0 51t 1
1967 D. Hackbart Min 2 45 22.5 24 1
  E. Mackbee Min 5 98 19.6 40 1
1966 D. Hackbart Min 5 73 14.6 41t 1
1965 R. Hawkins Min 3 68 22.7 35t 1
  E. Sharockman Min 6 118 19.7 40t 1
1964 R. Hawkins Min 2 85 42.5 56t 2
1963 D. Hultz Min 1 35 35.0 35t 1
  E. Sharockman Min 5 93 18.6 47t 1
1962 B. Butler Min 5 80 16.0 39t 1