What NFL player (Redskins and Vikings) held onto his record as the all-time interception leader until he retired?
Paul James Krause (born February 19, 1942) is a former American football safety who played in the National Football League (NFL). He set the NFL record for interceptions with 81, which he picked off from 45 different quarterbacks, and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1998.
Krause is married to his wife, Pam, and has three children: two daughters (Mandi and Zendi) and one son (Blair).
In 1996, Pam Krause was severely injured in a car accident near their home in Lakeville, Minnesota when she was hit by a truck. She spent five and a half months in a coma, but survived and is recuperating.