New York Jets Yearly Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Sacks

The following are the New York Jets yearly defensive leaders ranked by sacks. 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.

      Sacks
Year Player Team Sacks
2019 J. Jenkins NYJ 8.0
2018 H. Anderson NYJ 7.0
  J. Jenkins NYJ 7.0
2017 D. Davis NYJ 5.0
2016 L. Williams NYJ 7.0
2015 M. Wilkerson NYJ 12.0
2014 S. Richardson NYJ 8.0
2013 M. Wilkerson NYJ 10.5
2012 Q. Coples NYJ 5.5
2011 A. Maybin NYJ 6.0
2010 B. Thomas NYJ 6.0
2009 C. Pace NYJ 8.0
2008 S. Ellis NYJ 8.0
2007 S. Ellis NYJ 5.0
  D. Harris NYJ 5.0
2006 B. Thomas NYJ 8.5
2005 J. Abraham NYJ 10.5
2004 S. Ellis NYJ 11.0
2003 S. Ellis NYJ 12.5
2002 J. Abraham NYJ 10.0
2001 J. Abraham NYJ 13.0
2000 M. Lewis NYJ 10.0
1999 M. Lewis NYJ 5.5
1998 M. Lewis NYJ 7.0
1997 M. Lewis NYJ 8.0
1996 H. Douglas NYJ 8.0
1995 H. Douglas NYJ 10.0
1994 J. Lageman NYJ 6.5
1993 J. Lageman NYJ 8.5
1992 M. Washington NYJ 8.5
1991 J. Lageman NYJ 10.0
1990 D. Byrd NYJ 13.0
1989 D. Byrd NYJ 7.0
1988 M. Lyons NYJ 7.5
1987 A. Gordon NYJ 5.0
1986 B. Humphery NYJ 4.0
  J. Klecko NYJ 4.0
1985 M. Gastineau NYJ 13.5
1984 M. Gastineau NYJ 22.0
1983 M. Gastineau NYJ 19.0
1982 M. Gastineau NYJ 6.0