Jameel McClain and James Young are tied for the most safeties by a rookie, with 2 safeties.

best rookie safety
2008McClain1977Young2019Beal2018Jacobs2017Lee2017Hairston2016Floyd2015McGill2015Alexander2015Bates2014Fede2013Lemonier2011Hunt2011Paea2011Sheppard2011Smith2011Wilkerson2010Hardy2010Schommer2010Sims2009Cushing2009Delmas2007Carriker22111111111111111111111
NAMESEASONTMGPSFTYTKLASTCOMBSCKSCKYINTINT YDSINT TDFFFRFR TD
Jameel McClainJameel McClain2008BALBAL162123152.526.5000000
James YoungJames Young1977HOUHOU13200000
Sam BealSam Beal2019NYGNYG61206260.00000000
Leon JacobsLeon Jacobs2018JAXJAX121165210.00000000
Eric LeeEric Lee2017NENE61109193.523.5180000
Nate HairstonNate Hairston2017INDIND141269352.0121210000
Leonard FloydLeonard Floyd2016CHICHI1212310337.049.5000111
T.Y. McGillT.Y. McGill2015INDIND12183113.026000000
D.J. AlexanderD.J. Alexander2015KCKC161121130.00000000
Houston BatesHouston Bates2015WASWAS10191100.00000000
Terrence FedeTerrence Fede2014MIAMIA11182101.05000000
Corey LemonierCorey Lemonier2013SFSF161123151.04000100
Phillip HuntPhillip Hunt2011PHIPHI917182.014000000
Stephen PaeaStephen Paea2011CHICHI11186142.09000000
Kelvin SheppardKelvin Sheppard2011BUFBUF1614624700.00000010
Aldon SmithAldon Smith2011SFSF1613163714.0104.5000210
Muhammad WilkersonMuhammad Wilkerson2011NYJNYJ1613514493.024000100
Greg HardyGreg Hardy2010CARCAR151246303.014000200
Nick SchommerNick Schommer2010TENTEN1313030.00000000
Eugene SimsEugene Sims2010STLSTL916280.00000010
Brian CushingBrian Cushing2009HOUHOU16186471334.030.54260200
Louis DelmasLouis Delmas2009DETDET1516529941.0221301011
Adam CarrikerAdam Carriker2007STLSTL161219302.013000010
Michael HuffMichael Huff2006OAKOAK1616513780.00000000
Daryl SmithDaryl Smith2004JAXJAX151448522.012100010
StatMuse has season-level data for safeties going back to the 1942 season.

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