San Francisco 49ers Yearly Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interceptions

The following are the San Francisco 49ers yearly defensive leaders ranked by interceptions. Included are player stats for the San Francisco 49ers (NFL) from 1950-2020 and the San Francisco 49ers (AAFC) from 1946-1949. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included.

      Interceptions
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 R. Sherman SF 3 65 21.7 31t 1
2018 A. Exum SF 1 32 32.0 32t 1
  J. Tartt SF 1 23 23.0 23 0
2017 R. Armstrong SF 2 29 14.5 29 0
  E. Reid SF 2 0 0.0 0 0
  A. Witherspoon SF 2 42 21.0 23 0
2016 G. Hodges SF 2 27 13.5 21 0
2015 K. Acker SF 3 45 15.0 45 0
  T. Brock SF 3 26 8.7 26 0
2014 P. Cox SF 5 12 2.4 10 0
2013 T. Brock SF 5 82 16.4 41 1
2012 D. Goldson SF 3 21 7.0 20 0
2011 D. Goldson SF 6 53 8.8 21 0
  C. Rogers SF 6 106 17.7 31t 1
2010 N. Clements SF 3 46 15.3 39 0
  S. Spencer SF 3 0 0.0 0 0
  T. Spikes SF 3 9 3.0 6 0
2009 D. Goldson SF 4 39 9.8 34 0
2008 W. Harris SF 3 25 8.3 24 0
  T. Spikes SF 3 14 4.7 13 0
2007 N. Clements SF 4 74 18.5 62 0
  W. Harris SF 4 42 10.5 23 0
2006 W. Harris SF 8 84 10.5 42 1
2005 M. Adams SF 4 36 9.0 40t 1
  S. Spencer SF 4 85 21.2 61t 1
2004 T. Parrish SF 4 64 16.0 26 0
2003 T. Parrish SF 9 202 22.4 49 0
2002 T. Parrish SF 7 204 29.1 60 0
2001 Z. Bronson SF 7 165 23.6 97t 2
  A. Plummer SF 7 45 6.4 24 0
2000 Z. Bronson SF 3 75 25.0 43 0
  M. Montgomery SF 3 68 22.7 46t 1
1999 L. Schulters SF 6 127 21.2 64t 1
1998 Z. Bronson SF 4 34 8.5 28 0
  M. Hanks SF 4 37 9.2 37 0
  T. McDonald SF 4 22 5.5 18 0
  D. Walker SF 4 78 19.5 36 0
1997 M. Hanks SF 6 103 17.2 55t 1
1996 M. Pope SF 6 98 16.3 55t 1
1995 T. Drakeford SF 5 54 10.8 37 0
  M. Hanks SF 5 31 6.2 23 0
1994 M. Hanks SF 7 93 13.3 38 0
1993 M. McGruder SF 5 89 17.8 37 1
1992 D. Griffin SF 5 4 0.8 2 0
1991 D. Waymer SF 4 77 19.2 42 0
1990 D. Waymer SF 7 64 9.1 24 0
1989 R. Lott SF 5 34 6.8 28 0
1988 T. McKyer SF 7 11 1.6 7 0
1987 D. Griffin SF 5 1 0.2 1 0
  R. Lott SF 5 62 12.4 34 0
1986 R. Lott SF 10 134 13.4 57t 1
1985 R. Lott SF 6 68 11.3 25 0
1984 R. Lott SF 4 26 6.5 15 0
  K. Turner SF 4 51 12.8 21 0
1983 E. Wright SF 7 164 23.4 60t 2
1982 D. Hicks SF 3 5 1.7 3 0
1981 D. Hicks SF 9 239 26.6 72 1
1980 R. Churchman SF 4 7 1.8 7 0
  D. Hicks SF 4 73 18.2 44 0
1979 D. Hicks SF 5 57 11.4 29 0
1978 C. Crist SF 6 159 26.5 32 0
1977 M. Phillips SF 2 23 11.5 23 0
  D. Washington SF 2 68 34.0 50 0
1976 B. Rhodes SF 3 42 14.0 30 0
1975 B. Taylor SF 3 29 9.7 15 0
1974 R. McGill SF 5 71 14.2 45 0
1973 B. Taylor SF 6 30 5.0 22 0
1972 J. Johnson SF 4 18 4.5 15 0
1971 J. Johnson SF 3 16 5.3 10 0
  B. Taylor SF 3 68 22.7 49 0
  R. Taylor SF 3 13 4.3 13 0
1970 F. Nunley SF 3 42 14.0 24 0
  M. Phillips SF 3 49 16.3 35t 1
  B. Taylor SF 3 70 23.3 70 0
  R. Taylor SF 3 27 9.0 19 0
  S. Vanderbundt SF 3 18 6.0 18 0
1969 K. Alexander SF 5 39 7.8 22 0
  J. Johnson SF 5 18 3.6 18 0
1968 K. Alexander SF 9 155 17.2 68t 1
1967 K. Alexander SF 5 72 14.4 48 0
1966 K. Alexander SF 4 73 18.2 55 0
  J. Johnson SF 4 57 14.2 35t 1
1965 J. Johnson SF 6 47 7.8 26 0
1964 K. Alexander SF 5 65 13.0 24 0
1963 K. Alexander SF 5 72 14.4 38 0
1962 M. Hazeltine SF 2 24 12.0 17 0
  J. Mertens SF 2 0 0.0 0 0
  E. Pine SF 2 16 8.0 13 0
  A. Woodson SF 2 31 15.5 31 0
1961 D. Baker SF 6 123 20.5 40 0
1960 D. Baker SF 10 96 9.6 28 0
1959 D. Baker SF 5 75 15.0 29 0
1958 J. Ridlon SF 4 10 2.5 3 0
1957 D. Moegle SF 8 107 13.4 40 0
1956 D. Moegle SF 6 75 12.5 31t 1
1955 D. Moegle SF 6 50 8.3 37 0
1954 J. Arenas SF 3 26 8.7 26 0
  R. Berry SF 3 69 23.0 34t 1
  H. Brown SF 3 42 14.0 41t 1
  J. Williams SF 3 28 9.3 15 0
1953 R. Berry SF 7 142 20.3 29 1
1952 L. Wagner SF 6 69 11.5 30 0
1951 L. Wagner SF 9 115 12.8 40 0
1950 J. Powers SF 5 42 8.4 26 0