Ronnie Lott's Career Highlights

 

 

All-Pro: 1981CB (AP, PFWA, NEA, SN, PW) • 1983CB (PFWA) • 1986 (AP, PFWA, NEA, PW) •1987 (AP, PFWA, SN, PW) • 1988 (NEA) • 1989 (AP, PFWA, PW) • 1990 (AP, PFWA, NEA, SN) • 1991 (AP, PFWA, SN, PW)

 

 

All-Pro Second Team: 1987 (NEA) • 1988 (AP)

All-NFC: 1981CB (UPI, PW) • 1983CB (PW) • 1986 (UPI, PW) • 1987 (UPI, PW) • 1988 (UPI) •
1989 (UPI, PW)

All-AFC: 1991 (UPI, PW)

All-NFC Second Team: 1983CB (UPI) • 1984CB (UPI) • 1990 (UPI)

CB Earned honors as cornerback. All other honors earned as safety.

(10) – 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992

(at time of his retirement following 1994 season)

• [Tied for 1st] Most Interceptions Returned for Touchdowns, Rookie Season – 3 (1981)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Season Leading League, Interceptions – 2 (1986, 1991)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Interceptions Returned for Touchdowns, Season – 3 (1981)

Super Bowl Records

• [1st] Most Games, Winning Team – 4 (XVI, XIX, XXIII, XXIV)

Post-Season Records

• [Tied for 1st] Most Interceptions, Career – 9
• [2nd] Most Yards Gained, Interceptions, Career – 187
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Interceptions Returned for Touchdowns, Career – 2

49ers' records held by Lott
(Records through the 1990 season, Lott's final season with San Francisco)

• [1st] Most Interceptions, Career – 51
• [1st] Most Interception Return Yardage – 643
• [Tied for 1st] Most Interceptions, Season – 10 (1986)
• [3rd] Longest Interception Return – 83 (vs. Kansas City, Dec. 26, 1982)

 

League Statistical Championships
Interception Titles: 1986, 1991

NFC Statistical Championships
Interception Titles: 1986

AFC Statistical Championships
Interception Titles: 1991

Team Statistical Championships
Interception Titles: 1984* SF, 1985 SF, 1986 SF, 1987* SF, 1989 SF, 1991 Raid

* Tied; SF San Francisco 49ers ; Raid Los Angeles Raiders

• 1980's All-Decade Team (Safety)
• Super Bowl Silver Anniversary Team (Cornerback)
• NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team (Safety)

Year Team W L T Division Finish
1981 San Francisco 49ers 13 3 0 (1st)
1982 San Francisco 49ers 3 6 0 (11th*)
1983 San Francisco 49ers 10 6 0 (1st)
1984 San Francisco 49ers 15 1 0 (1st)
1985 San Francisco 49ers 10 6 0 (2nd)
1986 San Francisco 49ers 10 5 1 (1st)
1987 San Francisco 49ers 13 2 0 (1st)
1988 San Francisco 49ers 10 6 0 (1st)
1989 San Francisco 49ers 14 2 0 (1st)
1990 San Francisco 49ers 14 2 0 (1st)
1991 Los Angeles Raiders 9 7 0 (3rd)
1992 Los Angeles Raiders 7 9 0 (4th)
1993 New York Jets 8 8 0 (3rd)
1994 New York Jets 6 10 0 (5th)

* NFC regular season finish in strike-shortened season.

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