Oakland Raiders Single Season Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Average

The following are the Oakland Raiders single season defensive leaders ranked by interception return average. Included are player stats for the Oakland Raiders (NFL) from 1995-2018, the Los Angeles Raiders (NFL) from 1982-1994, the Oakland Raiders (NFL) from 1970-1981 and the Oakland Raiders (AFL) from 1960-1969. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Eddie Anderson is the Oakland Raiders single season leader in interception return average with 46.60.

Players active with the Oakland Raiders during the 2018 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 4 interceptions

      Interceptions
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  E. Anderson 1989 LAR 5 233 46.6 87t 2
  T. McDaniel 1992 LAR 4 180 45.0 67 0
  M. Haynes 1984 LAR 6 220 36.7 97t 1
  J. Tatum 1971 Oak 4 136 34.0 66 0
  T. McDaniel 1996 Oak 5 150 30.0 56t 1
  P. Buchanon 2003 Oak 6 176 29.3 83t 2
  T. Howard 2007 Oak 6 172 28.7 66t 2
  R. Woodson 2002 Oak 8 225 28.1 98t 2
  M. Giordano 2011 Oak 5 130 26.0 62 0
  W. Powers 1967 Oak 6 154 25.7 70 2
  T. Morrow 1964 Oak 4 101 25.2 77 0
  J. Tatum 1977 Oak 6 146 24.3 41 0
  E. Allen 2000 Oak 6 145 24.2 50t 3
  H. Williams 1967 Oak 4 96 24.0 37 0
  C. Woodson 1998 Oak 5 118 23.6 46t 1
  K. Morrison 2007 Oak 4 94 23.5 45 0
  C. Phillips 1979 Oak 4 92 23.0 30 0
  J. Tatum 1972 Oak 4 91 22.8 56 0
  W. Brown 1969 Oak 5 111 22.2 30 0
  L. Hayes 1978 Oak 4 86 21.5 52 0
  L. Hayes 1980 Oak 13 273 21.0 62 1
  J. Tatum 1974 Oak 4 84 21.0 40 0
  R. Martin 1983 LAR 4 81 20.2 40t 2
  C. Phillips 1978 Oak 6 121 20.2 42t 1
  D. Grayson 1968 Oak 10 195 19.5 54 1
  G. Atkinson 1975 Oak 4 77 19.2 26 0
  F. Williamson 1962 Oak 8 151 18.9 91 1
  W. Powers 1966 Oak 5 88 17.6 35 0
  G. Atkinson 1971 Oak 4 70 17.5 41 0
  T. McDaniel 1993 LAR 5 87 17.4 36t 1
  J. Tatum 1975 Oak 4 67 16.8 28 0
  G. Atkinson 1968 Oak 4 66 16.5 33t 1
  D. Grayson 1969 Oak 8 132 16.5 76t 1
  A. Bravo 1960 Oak 4 64 16.0 0 0
  D. Grayson 1967 Oak 4 63 15.8 23 0
  K. McCloughan 1966 Oak 4 62 15.5 58 0
  J. McMillin 1963 Oak 4 62 15.5 62 1
  V. McElroy 1986 LAR 7 105 15.0 28 0
  R. Nelson 2016 Oak 5 74 14.8 40 0
  T. McDaniel 1994 LAR 7 103 14.7 35 2
  T. James 2001 Oak 5 72 14.4 33 0
  S. Thomas 1975 Oak 6 86 14.3 48 0
  L. Hayes 1979 Oak 7 100 14.3 52t 2
  T. Morrow 1962 Oak 10 141 14.1 36 0
  B. Owens 1982 LAR 4 56 14.0 35 0
  N. Wilson 1971 Oak 5 70 14.0 22 0
  C. Gibson 1965 Oak 4 53 13.2 22 0
  W. Powers 1964 Oak 5 65 13.0 33 0
  W. Crow 1960 Oak 4 50 12.5 0 0
  R. Bird 1966 Oak 4 48 12.0 23 0