Washington Football Team Career Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Average

The following are the Washington Football Team career defensive leaders ranked by interception return average. Included are player stats for the Washington Redskins (NFL) from 1937-2020, the Boston Redskins (NFL) from 1933-1936 and the Boston Braves (NFL) in 1932. Only stats for Regular Season Games have been included. Brig Owens is the Washington Football Team career leader in interception return average with 19.06.

Players active with the Washington Football Team during the 2019 NFL season are listed in bold.

Leaders based on 20 interceptions

      Interceptions
Player Gms Num Yds Avg Lg TD
1. B. Owens 158 36 686 19.1 60t 3
2. D. Hall 106 23 369 16.0 92t 3
3. M. Bass 98 30 478 15.9 68t 3
4. S. Baugh 165 31 491 15.8 74 0
5. P. Fischer 126 27 412 15.3 67 1
6. P. Krause 54 28 333 11.9 43 1
7. J. Lavender 99 29 338 11.7 51t 1
8. V. Dean 85 21 243 11.6 36t 2
9. D. Green 295 54 621 11.5 83t 6
10. M. Murphy 109 27 282 10.4 48 0
11. K. Houston 112 24 248 10.3 37 0
12. L. Parrish 54 21 100 4.8 23 0