New York Jets Yearly Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Average

The following are the New York Jets yearly 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.

Leaders based on 4 interceptions

      Interceptions
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2018 T. Johnson NYJ 4 38 9.5 31t 1
2015 D. Revis NYJ 5 48 9.6 24 0
2011 D. Revis NYJ 4 184 46.0 100 1
2009 D. Revis NYJ 6 121 20.2 67t 1
2008 D. Revis NYJ 5 38 7.6 32t 1
2007 K. Rhodes NYJ 5 76 15.2 36 0
2006 K. Rhodes NYJ 4 46 11.5 25 0
2005 T. Law NYJ 10 195 19.5 74t 1
2004 E. Coleman NYJ 4 43 10.8 37 0
2002 D. Abraham NYJ 4 49 12.2 23 0
2001 A. Glenn NYJ 5 82 16.4 60t 1
2000 V. Green NYJ 6 144 24.0 43 1
1999 M. Coleman NYJ 6 165 27.5 98t 1
1998 V. Green NYJ 4 99 24.8 87 0
1997 O. Smith NYJ 6 158 26.3 51t 3
1996 A. Glenn NYJ 4 113 28.2 100 2
1995 O. Smith NYJ 6 101 16.8 49t 1
1994 M. Turner NYJ 5 155 31.0 90t 1
1993 B. Washington NYJ 6 128 21.3 62t 1
1992 M. Brim NYJ 6 139 23.2 77t 1
1991 M. Brim NYJ 4 52 13.0 24 0
1990 E. McMillan NYJ 5 92 18.4 25 0
1989 E. McMillan NYJ 6 180 30.0 92t 1
1988 E. McMillan NYJ 8 168 21.0 55t 2
1986 L. Lyles NYJ 5 36 7.2 22 0
  J. Lynn NYJ 5 36 7.2 26 0
1985 K. Glenn NYJ 4 15 3.8 15t 1
1984 R. Carter NYJ 4 26 6.5 19 0
1983 L. Mehl NYJ 7 57 8.1 34t 1
1982 B. Jackson NYJ 5 84 16.8 77t 1
1981 D. Ray NYJ 7 227 32.4 64t 2
1980 D. Ray NYJ 6 132 22.0 71t 1
1979 B. Jackson NYJ 4 63 15.8 58t 1
1978 B. Owens NYJ 5 156 31.2 49 1
1973 D. Howell NYJ 4 76 19.0 41 0
1972 S. Tannen NYJ 7 125 17.9 32 0
1971 W. Hicks NYJ 4 46 11.5 26 0
1970 W. Hicks NYJ 8 99 12.4 35 0
1969 J. Dockery NYJ 5 98 19.6 35 0
1968 R. Beverly NYJ 4 127 31.8 68t 1
1967 L. Grantham NYJ 5 77 15.4 36 0
1966 B. Baird NYJ 5 76 15.2 39t 1
1965 D. Paulson NYJ 7 72 10.3 22 0
1964 B. Baird NYJ 8 130 16.2 54t 1
1963 D. Paulson NYJ 6 114 19.0 47 0
1962 W. Fontes NYT 4 145 36.2 83t 1
1961 D. Felt NYT 4 88 22.0 55t 1
1960 R. Donnahoo NYT 5 89 17.8 39 0