Veteran Darren Sharper is the only player who was active in 2009 who ranks among the Top 20 career leaders in interceptions. He tied for a share of the NFL lead this season while also establishing a NFL record for interception return yardage in a season (376).
Season at a glance:
2009 LEADER: Charles Woodson, Green Bay Packers; Darren Sharper, New Orleans Saints; Jairus Byrd, Buffalo Bills; Asante Samuel, Philadelphia Eagles (9 interceptions)
SINGLE-SEASON NFL RECORD: Dick "Night Train" Lane*, Los Angeles Rams (14 interceptions in 1952)
* Pro Football Hall of Fame member
Italics - players active during 2009 season
Top 20 lists courtesy of Elias Sports Bureau
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