New York Jets Career Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Average

The following are the New York Jets career defensive leaders ranked by interception return average. Included are player stats for the New York Jets (NFL) from 1970-2020, the New York Jets (AFL) from 1963-1969 and the New York Titans (AFL) from 1960-1962. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Darrol Ray is the New York Jets career leader in interception return average with 27.67.

Players active with the New York Jets during the 2020 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 20 interceptions

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. D. Ray 72 21 581 27.7 71t 3
2. E. McMillan 76 22 608 27.6 92t 5
3. V. Green 139 24 529 22.0 87 2
4. D. Revis 108 25 463 18.5 100 3
5. B. Owens 97 21 313 14.9 49 2
6. L. Grantham 175 24 308 12.8 41t 1
7. A. Glenn 121 24 294 12.2 100 3
8. D. Paulson 84 29 343 11.8 47 1
9. A. Atkinson 120 21 224 10.7 36 0
10. B. Baird 98 34 357 10.5 54t 2
11. J. Hasty 111 24 251 10.5 40 1
12. B. Jackson 95 21 196 9.3 77t 2