New Orleans Saints Yearly Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Sacks

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

      Sacks
Year Player Team Sacks
2019 C. Jordan NO 15.5
2018 C. Jordan NO 12.0
2017 C. Jordan NO 13.0
2016 C. Jordan NO 7.5
2015 C. Jordan NO 10.0
2014 J. Galette NO 10.0
2013 C. Jordan NO 12.5
2012 C. Jordan NO 8.0
2011 R. Harper NO 7.5
2010 S. Ellis NO 6.0
2009 W. Smith NO 13.0
2008 B. McCray NO 6.0
2007 W. Smith NO 7.0
2006 W. Smith NO 10.5
2005 W. Smith NO 8.5
2004 D. Howard NO 11.0
2003 C. Grant NO 10.0
2002 D. Howard NO 8.0
2001 C. Clemons NO 13.5
2000 L. Glover NO 17.0
1999 L. Glover NO 8.5
1998 L. Glover NO 10.0
1997 W. Martin NO 10.5
1996 W. Martin NO 11.0
1995 W. Martin NO 13.0
1994 D. Conner NO 10.5
1993 R. Turnbull NO 13.0
1992 W. Martin NO 15.5
1991 P. Swilling NO 17.0
1990 P. Swilling NO 11.0
1989 P. Swilling NO 16.5
1988 R. Jackson NO 7.0
  P. Swilling NO 7.0
1987 P. Swilling NO 10.5
1986 J. Geathers NO 9.0
  R. Jackson NO 9.0
1985 R. Jackson NO 11.0
1984 R. Jackson NO 12.0
1983 R. Jackson NO 12.0
1982 B. Clark NO 5.5