Oakland Raiders Single Season Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Yards

The following are the Oakland Raiders single season defensive leaders ranked by interception return yards. 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. Lester Hayes is the Oakland Raiders single season leader in interception return yards with 273.

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

      Interceptions
Player Season Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
  L. Hayes 1980 Oak 13 273 21.0 62 1
  E. Anderson 1989 LAR 5 233 46.6 87t 2
  R. Woodson 2002 Oak 8 225 28.1 98t 2
  M. Haynes 1984 LAR 6 220 36.7 97t 1
  D. Grayson 1968 Oak 10 195 19.5 54 1
  T. McDaniel 1992 LAR 4 180 45.0 67 0
  P. Buchanon 2003 Oak 6 176 29.3 83t 2
  T. Howard 2007 Oak 6 172 28.7 66t 2
  W. Powers 1967 Oak 6 154 25.7 70 2
  F. Williamson 1962 Oak 8 151 18.9 91 1
  T. McDaniel 1996 Oak 5 150 30.0 56t 1
  J. Tatum 1977 Oak 6 146 24.3 41 0
  E. Allen 2000 Oak 6 145 24.2 50t 3
  D. Grayson 1965 Oak 3 145 48.3 79 2
  T. Morrow 1962 Oak 10 141 14.1 36 0
  J. Tatum 1971 Oak 4 136 34.0 66 0
  D. Grayson 1969 Oak 8 132 16.5 76t 1
  E. Anderson 1992 LAR 3 131 43.7 102 1
  G. Otto 1965 Oak 3 131 43.7 68 2
  M. Giordano 2011 Oak 5 130 26.0 62 0
  C. Phillips 1978 Oak 6 121 20.2 42t 1
  C. Woodson 1998 Oak 5 118 23.6 46t 1
  J. Warren 1971 Oak 2 114 57.0 59t 2
  W. Brown 1969 Oak 5 111 22.2 30 0
  E. Turner 1998 Oak 3 108 36.0 94t 1
  J. Davis 1982 LAR 2 107 53.5 55 1
  E. Macon 1960 Oak 9 105 11.7 42 1
  V. McElroy 1986 LAR 7 105 15.0 28 0
  T. Morrow 1963 Oak 9 104 11.6 35 0
  T. McDaniel 1994 LAR 7 103 14.7 35 2
  T. Morrow 1964 Oak 4 101 25.2 77 0
  C. Carr 2006 Oak 1 100 100.0 100 1
  L. Hayes 1979 Oak 7 100 14.3 52t 2
  P. Villapiano 1972 Oak 3 97 32.3 82t 1
  H. Williams 1967 Oak 4 96 24.0 37 0
  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
  M. Davis 1980 Oak 3 88 29.3 49 0
  W. Powers 1966 Oak 5 88 17.6 35 0
  T. McDaniel 1993 LAR 5 87 17.4 36t 1
  L. Hayes 1978 Oak 4 86 21.5 52 0
  S. Thomas 1975 Oak 6 86 14.3 48 0
  G. Townsend 1988 LAR 1 86 86.0 86t 1
  J. Tatum 1974 Oak 4 84 21.0 40 0
  P. Buchanon 2002 Oak 2 81 40.5 81t 1
  J. Harris 1961 Oak 3 81 27.0 32 0
  R. Martin 1983 LAR 4 81 20.2 40t 2
  R. Morris 1961 Oak 3 79 26.3 35 1
  G. Atkinson 1975 Oak 4 77 19.2 26 0