2002 New Orleans Saints Defense

2002 New Orleans Saints Sack Leaders

Sacks
Darrin Howard 8
Charles Grant 7
Grady Jackson 5.5
Darrin Smith 3.5
Kenny Smith 3.5
William Whitehead 3
Norman Hand 2.5
Sammy Knight 2
Jay Bellamy 1.5
Fred Thomas 1
Charlie Clemons .5
Totals 38

Interceptions

NO Yards Average Long TDs
Sammy Knight 5 36 7.2 17 0
Fred Thomas 5 80 16.0 43 0
Jay Bellamy 3 39 13.0 16 0
Darrin Smith 2 21 10.5 17 0
Ken Irvin 2 10 5.0 10 0
James Allen 1 0 0.0 0t 1
Micheal Hawthorn 1 0 0.0 0 0
Dale Carter 1 25 25.0 25 0
Totals 20 211 10.6 43 1

Top Tacklers

Total Solo Asst TFL
Sammy Knight 107 82 25 5
Darrin Smith 96 63 33 10
Jay Bellamy 89 69 20 4
Charlie Clemons 84 60 24 8
Fred Thomas 83 71 12 3
Sedrick Hodge 76 59 17 3
Ken Irvin 65 61 4 4
Darren Howard 48 35 13 9
Grady Jackson 43 31 12 9
Norman Hand 39 30 9 3
Charles Grant 37 30 7 10
Michael Hawthorne 35 26 9 1
Willie Whitehead 34 24 10 6
Dale Carter 30 26 4 1
Fakhir Brown 21 21 0 1

2002 New Orleans Saints Total Defense

Points AVG PPG Yards AVG YPG Plays Avg/Play 1st Downs Turnovers NFL Rank NFC Rank
Totals 388 24.2 5796 362.2 1071 5.4 327 38 27† 25†
†Defensive Rankings based on Total Yards given up.