The New York Jets allowed the most yards by a team in 2021, with 6,760 yards allowed.

most yards allowed by defense 2021
2021Jets2021Texans2021Vikings2021Lions2021Seahawks2021Chiefs2021Falcons2021Ravens2021Steelers2021Chargers2021Washington2021Giants2021Jaguars2021Cowboys2021Bengals2021Rams2021Colts2021Dolphins2021Raiders2021Buccaneers2021Titans2021Cardinals6.8k6.5k6.5k6.5k6.4k6.3k6.2k6.2k6.1k6.1k6.1k6.0k6.0k6.0k6.0k5.9k5.8k5.7k5.7k5.6k5.6k5.6k
TEAMSEASONGPOPP YDSOPP TDPASS OPP YDSOPP SCKYPASS OPP TDRUSH OPP YDSRUSH OPP TDRET OPP YDSRET OPP TD
New York JetsNew York Jets2021176,760574,682273282,351286981
Houston TexansHouston Texans2021176,535534,342225272,418251,0081
Minnesota VikingsMinnesota Vikings2021176,522464,678378292,222157222
Detroit LionsDetroit Lions2021176,456524,361201312,296191,0712
Seattle SeahawksSeattle Seahawks2021176,445414,766253241,932161,2201
Kansas City ChiefsKansas City Chiefs2021176,272444,482209271,999157422
Atlanta FalconsAtlanta Falcons2021176,194554,104152312,242191,0455
Baltimore RavensBaltimore Ravens2021176,178484,986244311,436139524
Pittsburgh SteelersPittsburgh Steelers2021176,139433,977321242,483171,4082
Los Angeles ChargersLos Angeles Chargers2021176,122523,992231272,361221,0773
Washington Football TeamWashington Football Team2021176,108514,520187341,775148873
New York GiantsNew York Giants2021176,032454,044205272,193158963
Jacksonville JaguarsJacksonville Jaguars2021176,002524,111236242,127221,2956
Dallas CowboysDallas Cowboys2021175,967394,346297241,918136312
Cincinnati BengalsCincinnati Bengals2021175,964444,498276261,742151,0393
Los Angeles RamsLos Angeles Rams2021175,863404,476367171,754187065
Indianapolis ColtsIndianapolis Colts2021175,834434,203223321,854101,2551
Miami DolphinsMiami Dolphins2021175,738404,251380231,867166971
Las Vegas RaidersLas Vegas Raiders2021175,732513,996207291,943181,0834
Tampa Bay BuccaneersTampa Bay Buccaneers2021175,635394,347285261,573118532
Tennessee TitansTennessee Titans2021175,607384,485316241,438141,0390
Arizona CardinalsArizona Cardinals2021175,597423,872227301,952106862
Philadelphia EaglesPhiladelphia Eagles2021175,590473,976220281,834181,1131
Green Bay PackersGreen Bay Packers2021175,579454,021297311,855131,5511
Denver BroncosDenver Broncos2021175,544363,901249221,89297055
New Orleans SaintsNew Orleans Saints2021175,410354,131310201,589121,0513
Chicago BearsChicago Bears2021175,384473,623366312,127141,1252
Cleveland BrownsCleveland Browns2021175,296433,712273291,857131,0481
New England PatriotsNew England Patriots2021175,284353,437256212,10391,3045
San Francisco 49ersSan Francisco 49ers2021175,270433,874364251,760171,3591
Carolina PanthersCarolina Panthers2021175,201453,559293261,935161,0213
Buffalo BillsBuffalo Bills2021174,637323,047276121,866198351