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Statistics About The Most Defensive Touchdowns In A Season

The most defensive touchdowns scored by a team in a single season is typically low, with only a handful of teams achieving this feat each year.

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"The 2011 Chicago Bears are tied for the second most defensive touchdowns in a season with 9."

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Statistic 2

"The San Diego Chargers also had 9 defensive touchdowns in the 1961 season."

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"The Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2002 also achieved 9 defensive touchdowns."

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"The individual NFL record for most defensive touchdowns in a single season is 4, achieved by Erik McMillan of NY Jets in 1988."

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"Lester Hayes of the LA Raiders also scored 4 defensive touchdowns in the 1980 season."

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"Ken Houston of the Houston Oilers in 1971 also holds the record with 4 defensive touchdowns."

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"In the 2019 NFL season, the New England Patriots led the league in defensive touchdowns with 5."

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"The 1992 Kansas City Chiefs had 8 defensive touchdowns."

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Statistic 9

"The 1960 Detroit Lions share the record for the seventh-most defensive touchdowns in a season (8)."

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"In the 2020 NFL season, the Denver Broncos and Arizona Cardinals tied for the highest number of defensive touchdowns, both scoring 3 each."

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"The 1998 season for the Seahawks was the only one when the team led the league in defensive touchdowns."

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"DeAngelo Hall of Washington Redskins scored 3 defensive touchdowns in the 2010 season."

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"The 2003 St.Louis Rams scored 7 defensive touchdowns in a season."

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"Cleveland Browns had a record 8 defensive touchdowns in the 1960 season."

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"JJ Watt and Antonio Cromartie both hold the record for most defensive touchdowns in a season by a defensive lineman and defensive back, respectively, with 2 each."

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Statistic 16

"The 1950 Cleveland Browns holds fifth place for most defensive touchdowns in a season with 8."

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