DENVER (CBS4) – Late in the first half at Empower Field at Mile High, Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr. intercepted a pass by Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota. He now has 20 interceptions in his career.

Chris Harris Jr. (credit: CBS)

Only 11 other Denver Broncos have 20 or more interceptions with the franchise. That includes Champ Bailey, who had 34 as a Bronco, and was being honored with a special ceremony at the stadium in Denver. The full list of Broncos with 20 or more interceptions with the franchise is as follows:

Steve Foley – 44
Goose Gonsoulin – 43
Billy Thompson – 40
Champ Bailey – 34
Tyrone Braxton – 34
Mike Harden – 33
Dennis Smith – 30
Louis Wright – 26
Steve Atwater – 24
Chris Harris Jr. – 20
Randy Gradishar – 20
Tom Jackson – 20

Harris signed with the Broncos as an undrafted free agent in 2011. Sunday’s INT was his first of the season. He has seven consecutive seasons with multiple interceptions, which ranks as the second-longest streak in franchise history.


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