NFL’s All-Decade Team of the 1990s – DEFENSE. Cortez Kennedy was named the NFL’s Defensive Player of the Year in 1992 despite the fact that his Seahawks finished 2-14.
Buffalo Bills defensive end Bruce Smith record 10 or more sacks in a season a record 13 times during his Hall of Fame career including eight times in the 1990s.
Kevin Greene led the NFL in sacks in 1994 and 1996. His first sack title came while as a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers and then two seasons later led the NFL in sacks again when he was with the Carolina Panthers.
Deion Sanders was a member of two Super Bowl championship teams in the decade. He won Super Bowl XXIX with the 49ers and added another Super Bowl ring the following year with the Cowboys.