New Orleans Saints Yearly Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Yards

The following are the New Orleans Saints yearly defensive leaders ranked by interception return yards. Included are player stats for the New Orleans Saints (NFL) from 1967-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included.

      Interceptions
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 M. Williams NO 4 56 14.0 55t 1
2018 M. Williams NO 2 100 50.0 78 0
2017 M. Lattimore NO 5 85 17.0 33 1
2016 J. Byrd NO 2 35 17.5 24 0
2015 J. Byrd NO 1 24 24.0 24 0
2014 P. Warren NO 2 53 26.5 32 0
2013 C. White NO 1 43 43.0 43 0
2012 P. Robinson NO 3 99 33.0 99t 1
2011 L. Torrence NO 1 42 42.0 42t 1
2010 M. Jenkins NO 2 105 52.5 96t 1
2009 D. Sharper NO 9 376 41.8 99t 3
2008 J. David NO 5 83 16.6 42 0
2007 M. McKenzie NO 3 161 53.7 75t 2
2006 M. McKenzie NO 2 54 27.0 54 0
2005 J. Craft NO 3 63 21.0 39 0
2004 T. Jones NO 1 55 55.0 55 0
2003 A. Ambrose NO 3 78 26.0 73t 1
2002 F. Thomas NO 5 80 16.0 43 0
2001 S. Knight NO 6 114 19.0 40 0
2000 S. Knight NO 5 68 13.6 37t 2
1999 F. Weary NO 2 49 24.5 27 0
1998 S. Knight NO 6 171 28.5 91t 2
1997 S. Knight NO 5 75 15.0 39 0
1996 A. Newman NO 3 40 13.3 21 0
1995 S. Lumpkin NO 1 47 47.0 47t 1
1994 D. Conner NO 1 56 56.0 56 0
1993 G. Atkins NO 3 59 19.7 37 0
1992 T. Cook NO 6 90 15.0 48t 1
1991 G. Atkins NO 5 198 39.6 79 0
1990 B. Maxie NO 2 88 44.0 50t 1
1989 T. Cook NO 3 81 27.0 63t 1
1988 D. Waymer NO 3 91 30.3 44 0
1987 D. Waymer NO 5 78 15.6 35 0
1986 D. Waymer NO 9 48 5.3 17 0
1985 T. Hoage NO 4 79 19.8 52t 1
1984 D. Winston NO 2 90 45.0 47t 2
1983 J. Poe NO 7 146 20.9 31t 1
1982 R. Jackson NO 1 32 32.0 32 0
1981 T. Myers NO 2 70 35.0 54 0
1980 T. Myers NO 5 96 19.2 48 0
1979 T. Myers NO 7 127 18.1 52t 1
1978 T. Myers NO 6 167 27.8 97t 1
1977 J. Merlo NO 1 57 57.0 57t 1
1976 J. Merlo NO 4 142 35.5 83t 2
1975 T. Myers NO 5 83 16.6 29 0
1974 E. Jackson NO 4 53 13.2 28 0
1973 E. Jackson NO 3 40 13.3 23 0
1972 B. Lee NO 4 65 16.2 32 0
1971 D. Howell NO 5 120 24.0 60 0
1970 H. Hollas NO 5 79 15.8 29 0
1969 B. Burris NO 1 24 24.0 24 0
1968 B. Burris NO 3 129 43.0 94t 1
1967 D. Whitsell NO 10 178 17.8 41t 2