New York Jets Single Season Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Average

The following are the New York Jets single season defensive leaders ranked by interception return average. Included are player stats for the New York Jets (NFL) from 1970-2019, 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. Darrelle Revis is the New York Jets single season leader in interception return average with 46.00.

Players active with the New York Jets during the 2018 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 4 interceptions

      Interceptions
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  D. Revis 2011 NYJ 4 184 46.0 100 1
  W. Fontes 1962 NYT 4 145 36.2 83t 1
  D. Ray 1981 NYJ 7 227 32.4 64t 2
  R. Beverly 1968 NYJ 4 127 31.8 68t 1
  B. Owens 1978 NYJ 5 156 31.2 49 1
  M. Turner 1994 NYJ 5 155 31.0 90t 1
  E. McMillan 1989 NYJ 6 180 30.0 92t 1
  A. Glenn 1996 NYJ 4 113 28.2 100 2
  M. Coleman 1999 NYJ 6 165 27.5 98t 1
  M. Lewis 1994 NYJ 4 106 26.5 67t 2
  O. Smith 1997 NYJ 6 158 26.3 51t 3
  A. Cromartie 2011 NYJ 4 105 26.2 42 0
  V. Green 1998 NYJ 4 99 24.8 87 0
  V. Green 2000 NYJ 6 144 24.0 43 1
  M. Brim 1992 NYJ 6 139 23.2 77t 1
  D. Felt 1961 NYT 4 88 22.0 55t 1
  D. Ray 1980 NYJ 6 132 22.0 71t 1
  B. Washington 1993 NYJ 6 128 21.3 62t 1
  E. McMillan 1988 NYJ 8 168 21.0 55t 2
  D. Revis 2009 NYJ 6 121 20.2 67t 1
  J. Dockery 1969 NYJ 5 98 19.6 35 0
  T. Law 2005 NYJ 10 195 19.5 74t 1
  J. Hudson 1968 NYJ 5 96 19.2 45 0
  D. Howell 1973 NYJ 4 76 19.0 41 0
  D. Paulson 1963 NYJ 6 114 19.0 47 0
  B. Baird 1968 NYJ 4 74 18.5 36 0
  V. Green 1999 NYJ 5 92 18.4 32 0
  E. McMillan 1990 NYJ 5 92 18.4 25 0
  J. Hasty 1994 NYJ 5 90 18.0 40 0
  S. Tannen 1972 NYJ 7 125 17.9 32 0
  R. Donnahoo 1960 NYT 5 89 17.8 39 0
  O. Smith 1995 NYJ 6 101 16.8 49t 1
  B. Jackson 1982 NYJ 5 84 16.8 77t 1
  A. Glenn 2001 NYJ 5 82 16.4 60t 1
  B. Baird 1964 NYJ 8 130 16.2 54t 1
  B. Jackson 1979 NYJ 4 63 15.8 58t 1
  L. Grantham 1967 NYJ 5 77 15.4 36 0
  B. Baird 1966 NYJ 5 76 15.2 39t 1
  K. Rhodes 2007 NYJ 5 76 15.2 36 0
  L. Riley 1961 NYT 4 59 14.8 41 0
  H. Bobo 1961 NYT 4 57 14.2 26 0
  D. Harris 2011 NYJ 4 55 13.8 35t 1
  R. Beverly 1967 NYJ 4 54 13.5 28 0
  J. Sample 1967 NYJ 4 53 13.2 41t 1
  D. Paulson 1964 NYJ 12 157 13.1 42 1
  M. Brim 1991 NYJ 4 52 13.0 24 0
  R. Baker 1973 NYJ 4 51 12.8 22t 1
  J. Sample 1968 NYJ 7 88 12.6 39 1
  J. Hasty 1989 NYJ 5 62 12.4 34t 1
  W. Hicks 1970 NYJ 8 99 12.4 35 0