Washington Redskins Yearly Defensive Leaders

Ranked by Interception Return Average

The following are the Washington Redskins yearly 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.

Leaders based on 4 interceptions

      Interceptions
Year Player Team Num Yds Avg Lg TD
2019 Q. Dunbar Was 4 6 1.5 6 0
2018 D. Swearinger Was 4 33 8.2 22 0
2017 D. Swearinger Was 4 32 8.0 31 0
2013 D. Hall Was 4 49 12.2 26t 2
2012 D. Hall Was 4 62 15.5 27 0
2010 D. Hall Was 6 92 15.3 92t 1
2009 D. Hall Was 4 114 28.5 44 0
2007 S. Taylor Was 5 98 19.6 48 0
2005 L. Marshall Was 4 55 13.8 27 1
2004 S. Springs Was 5 117 23.4 38 0
2003 F. Smoot Was 4 35 8.8 35 0
2002 F. Smoot Was 4 12 3.0 12 0
2001 F. Smoot Was 5 36 7.2 36 0
2000 D. Sanders Was 4 91 22.8 32 0
1999 C. Bailey Was 5 55 11.0 59t 1
1997 C. Dishman Was 4 47 11.8 29t 1
1996 T. Carter Was 5 24 4.8 24 0
1995 T. Carter Was 4 116 29.0 51t 1
1994 A. Collins Was 4 150 37.5 92t 2
1993 T. Carter Was 6 54 9.0 29 0
1992 B. Edwards Was 6 157 26.2 53t 1
1991 W. Marshall Was 5 75 15.0 54t 1
1990 D. Green Was 4 20 5.0 18t 1
1989 A. Johnson Was 4 94 23.5 59t 1
1988 B. Wilburn Was 4 24 6.0 14 0
1987 B. Wilburn Was 9 135 15.0 100 1
1986 D. Green Was 5 9 1.8 7 0
1985 C. Jordan Was 5 88 17.6 36 0
1984 D. Green Was 5 91 18.2 50 1
1983 K. Coffey Was 4 62 15.5 29 0
1981 J. Lavender Was 4 52 13.0 30 0
1980 J. Lavender Was 6 96 16.0 51t 1
1979 J. Lavender Was 6 77 12.8 27 0
1978 G. Williams Was 4 51 12.8 20 0
1977 K. Houston Was 5 69 13.8 31 0
1976 J. Lavender Was 8 77 9.6 28 0
1975 M. Bass Was 4 85 21.2 30 0
1974 K. Stone Was 5 95 19.0 31 0
1973 M. Bass Was 5 161 32.2 68t 1
1972 C. Hanburger Was 4 98 24.5 41t 1
1971 R. Petitbon Was 5 102 20.4 42 0
1970 B. Owens Was 4 86 21.5 32 0
1969 R. Harris Was 4 81 20.2 47 0
1968 B. Owens Was 8 109 13.6 38 0
1967 P. Krause Was 8 75 9.4 32 0
1966 J. Shorter Was 5 123 24.6 54 0
1965 L. Sanders Was 4 121 30.2 42 0
1964 P. Krause Was 12 140 11.7 35t 1
1963 J. Steffen Was 5 140 28.0 47t 1
1962 B. Pellegrini Was 4 43 10.8 16 0
1961 D. Hackbart Was 6 128 21.3 48t 2
1960 B. Scotti Was 4 76 19.0 30 0
1958 D. James Was 4 43 10.8 23 0
1956 N. Hecker Was 8 26 3.2 14 0
1955 J. Scudero Was 5 60 12.0 39 0
1954 D. Alban Was 9 81 9.0 27 0
1953 H. Dowda Was 5 67 13.4 23t 1
1952 J. Williams Was 5 97 19.4 38t 1
1951 H. Gilmer Was 5 79 15.8 30 0
1950 H. Haynes Was 4 77 19.2 40t 1