New York Giants Career Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interceptions

The following are the New York Giants career defensive leaders ranked by interceptions. Included are player stats for the New York Giants (NFL) from 1925-2020. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Emlen Tunnell is the New York Giants career leader in interceptions with 74.

Players active with the New York Giants during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. E. Tunnell 130 74 1,240 16.8 55t 4
2. J. Patton 153 52 712 13.7 51t 2
3. C. Lockhart 145 41 475 11.6 72t 3
4. D. Lynch 97 35 568 16.2 82t 4
  W. Williams 100 35 462 13.2 52 0
6. T. Landry 70 31 360 11.6 55t 3
7. T. Kinard 105 27 574 21.3 70t 2
8. T. Jackson 75 24 282 11.8 51 2
9. P. Sparks 99 22 163 7.4 68 0
10. H. Livingston 40 20 375 18.8 40 1
  F. Reagan 32 20 376 18.8 71 0
  C. Webster 121 20 226 11.3 57 1
13. O. Schnellbacher 24 19 293 15.4 46t 2
  J. Sehorn 107 19 228 12.0 41 4
15. E. Barnes 56 18 282 15.7 102 3
  P. Ellsworth 60 18 274 15.2 43t 2
  S. Huff 102 18 208 11.6 36t 1
  D. Nolan 76 18 186 10.3 34 0
  B. Van Pelt 143 18 104 5.8 20 0
  P. Williams 146 18 79 4.4 28 0
21. M. Collins 112 17 207 12.2 50t 1
22. B. Kelley 143 15 226 15.1 27 0
23. J. Cannady 92 14 203 14.5 40 0
  G. Jackson 75 14 114 8.1 36 0
  A. Rolle 80 14 171 12.2 39 0
  H. Soar 82 14 185 13.2 31 2
27. P. Athas 55 13 115 8.8 37t 1
  W. Cuff 90 13 263 20.2 43 1
  M. Haynes 75 13 123 9.5 23 0
  S. Williams 92 13 129 9.9 40 0
31. J. Armstead 144 12 175 14.6 58t 2
  J. Jenkins 53 12 252 21.0 62 2
  H. Rich 27 12 117 9.8 53 0
  T. Thomas 60 12 221 18.4 65 1
35. H. Carson 173 11 212 19.3 66 0
  L. Crow 36 11 97 8.8 34 1
  S. Eaton 60 11 58 5.3 23t 1
  B. Reece 82 11 144 13.1 32 0
  D. Rodgers-Cromartie 61 11 126 11.5 58t 1
  A. Ross 69 11 137 12.5 50t 2
  E. Walls 36 11 87 7.9 40 1
  G. Wilson 52 11 112 10.2 39 0
43. M. Hein 170 10 78 7.8 31 1
  P. Johnson 106 10 153 15.3 39t 2
  G. Reasons 122 10 137 13.7 40 0
  L. Younce 65 10 115 11.5 30t 1
47. J. Hillebrand 49 9 119 13.2 34 3
  L. Taylor 184 9 134 14.9 97t 2
49. W. Allen 72 8 78 9.8 22 0
  S. Brown 32 8 307 38.4 70 0