New England Patriots Career Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Touchdowns

The following are the New England Patriots career defensive leaders ranked by interception return touchdowns. Included are player stats for the New England Patriots (NFL) from 1971-2020, the Boston Patriots (NFL) in 1970 and the Boston Patriots (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Ty Law is the New England Patriots career leader in interception return touchdowns with 6.

Players active with the New England Patriots during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. T. Law 141 36 583 16.2 65t 6
2. T. Bruschi 189 12 187 15.6 48t 4
3. A. Samuel 75 22 313 14.2 55t 3
4. J. Charles 39 6 110 18.3 35t 2
  S. Gilmore 45 10 185 18.5 64t 2
  R. Lippett 122 24 420 17.5 73 2
  P. McCray 81 15 352 23.5 63t 2
  W. McGinest 171 4 90 22.5 46t 2
  J. Sanders 84 8 172 21.5 42 2
  O. Smith 56 10 278 27.8 78t 2
  B. Suci 14 7 277 39.6 98t 2
  D. Webb 134 21 366 17.4 59 2
13. T. Addison 106 16 103 6.4 16 1
  K. Arrington 86 9 133 14.8 36t 1
  L. Bodden 20 5 60 12.0 53t 1
  V. Brown 123 10 95 9.5 49t 1
  F. Bruney 40 8 125 15.6 33t 1
  T. Buckley 30 7 126 18.0 52t 1
  D. Butler 29 3 91 30.3 91t 1
  L. Carwell 51 10 186 18.6 53t 1
  P. Chung 141 11 171 15.5 51t 1
  W. Clay 48 13 178 13.7 53t 1
  R. Clayborn 191 36 555 15.4 85 1
  J. Collins 66 8 167 20.9 69t 1
  J. Cunningham 40 3 70 23.3 54t 1
  A. Dennard 29 5 95 19.0 87t 1
  B. Geddes 24 2 32 16.0 29t 1
  V. Green 16 1 90 90.0 90t 1
  G. Guyton 60 3 89 29.7 59t 1
  R. Hall 88 29 476 16.4 87 1
  M. Hawkins 59 5 56 11.2 35t 1
  M. Haynes 90 28 393 14.0 50 1
  J. Hitchcock 37 4 118 29.5 100 1
  B. Howard 41 10 90 9.0 44t 1
  J. Hunt 146 1 78 78.0 78t 1
  S. Hunt 84 7 189 27.0 68t 1
  M. Hurst 105 27 263 9.7 36 1
  A. Katzenmoyer 24 1 57 57.0 57t 1
  F. Marion 144 29 457 15.8 83 1
  D. McCourty 155 26 431 16.6 84t 1
  B. Meriweather 64 12 213 17.8 56 1
  L. Milloy 112 19 123 6.5 30t 1
  S. Moore 14 2 26 13.0 21t 1
  R. Ninkovich 123 5 42 8.4 18 1
  R. O'Hanley 77 15 288 19.2 61 1
  J. Outlaw 34 3 89 29.7 60t 1
  D. Pool 31 2 54 27.0 41t 1
  R. Reynolds 42 6 24 4.0 11t 1
  L. Ryan 64 13 167 12.8 79t 1
  D. Sanders 30 6 75 12.5 23t 1