The Best Chicago Bears Of All Time By Jersey Number: #40-49

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#48-Allan Ellis

Tenure: 1973-1980

Allan Ellis’ 22 interceptions with the Bears is tied for 12th on the all-time Bears interceptions list, a number he shares with Dick Butkus and Brian Urlacher. Ellis also holds the distinction of being the first cornerback in franchise history to be elected to the Pro Bowl, an honor that was bestowed upon him following the 1977 season, a season where he had six interceptions.

1973: 14 games, 1 INT, 12 yards

1974: 14 games, 3 INT, 32 yards

1975: 14 games, 2 INT, 4 yards

1976: 14 games, 6 INT, 47 yards, 1 TD

1977: 14 games, 6 INT, 23 yards

1978: DNP

1979: 8 games, 3 INT, 67 yards

1980: 16 games, 1 INT

Runner-up: Ron Smith