New York Jets Single Season Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Touchdowns

The following are the New York Jets single season defensive leaders ranked by interception return touchdowns. 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. Otis Smith is the New York Jets single season leader in interception return touchdowns with 3.

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

      Interceptions
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  O. Smith 1997 NYJ 6 158 26.3 51t 3
  A. Glenn 1996 NYJ 4 113 28.2 100 2
  M. Lewis 1994 NYJ 4 106 26.5 67t 2
  D. Lowery 2010 NYJ 3 87 29.0 41 2
  E. McMillan 1988 NYJ 8 168 21.0 55t 2
  E. McMillan 1991 NYJ 3 168 56.0 83t 2
  D. Ray 1981 NYJ 7 227 32.4 64t 2
  D. Abraham 2004 NYJ 2 66 33.0 66t 1
  J. Adams 2019 NYJ 1 61 61.0 61t 1
  A. Allen 2013 NYJ 1 23 23.0 23t 1
  B. Baird 1966 NYJ 5 76 15.2 39t 1
  B. Baird 1964 NYJ 8 130 16.2 54t 1
  R. Baker 1974 NYJ 2 87 43.5 67t 1
  R. Baker 1973 NYJ 4 51 12.8 22t 1
  D. Barrett 2008 NYJ 1 25 25.0 25t 1
  R. Beverly 1968 NYJ 4 127 31.8 68t 1
  M. Brim 1992 NYJ 6 139 23.2 77t 1
  M. Brown 2005 NYJ 2 51 25.5 33t 1
  G. Buttle 1977 NYJ 2 54 27.0 44t 1
  M. Claiborne 2018 NYJ 2 17 8.5 17t 1
  M. Cole 2010 NYJ 2 49 24.5 35t 1
  M. Coleman 1999 NYJ 6 165 27.5 98t 1
  B. Cox 1999 NYJ 1 27 27.0 27t 1
  P. Crane 1969 NYJ 3 63 21.0 27 1
  A. Cromartie 2012 NYJ 3 53 17.7 40t 1
  A. Elam 2008 NYJ 1 92 92.0 92t 1
  D. Felt 1961 NYT 4 88 22.0 55t 1
  W. Fontes 1962 NYT 4 145 36.2 83t 1
  A. Glenn 2001 NYJ 5 82 16.4 60t 1
  K. Glenn 1985 NYJ 4 15 3.8 15t 1
  D. Gordon 1998 NYJ 1 31 31.0 31t 1
  L. Grantham 1970 NYJ 3 51 17.0 41t 1
  V. Green 2000 NYJ 6 144 24.0 43 1
  V. Green 2001 NYJ 3 76 25.3 63t 1
  D. Harris 2011 NYJ 4 55 13.8 35t 1
  J. Hasty 1989 NYJ 5 62 12.4 34t 1
  J. Holmes 1983 NYJ 3 107 35.7 43t 1
  B. Houston 1992 NYJ 1 20 20.0 20t 1
  B. Jackson 1979 NYJ 4 63 15.8 58t 1
  B. Jackson 1982 NYJ 5 84 16.8 77t 1
  T. Johnson 2018 NYJ 4 38 9.5 31t 1
  G. Jones 1995 NYJ 2 51 25.5 49t 1
  L. Landry 2012 NYJ 2 42 21.0 24 1
  T. Law 2005 NYJ 10 195 19.5 74t 1
  D. Lee 2018 NYJ 3 82 27.3 36t 1
  M. Lewis 1995 NYJ 2 22 11.0 15t 1
  M. Lewis 1997 NYJ 1 43 43.0 43t 1
  J. Lynn 1983 NYJ 3 70 23.3 42t 1
  W. McDaniel 1964 NYJ 3 60 20.0 38t 1
  E. McMillan 1989 NYJ 6 180 30.0 92t 1