2011 National Leaders Tackles For Loss - Games vs. Conference Teams Only through 01/09/2012

Name Team Yr Pos G TFL TFL Yards TFL/G
1 Manti Te'o Notre Dame JR LB 1 2.5 4 2.50
2 Vinny Curry Marshall SR DL 8 17.0 88 2.13
3 Jonathan Brown Illinois SO LB 7 14.5 47 2.07
4 Sammy Brown Houston SR LB 9 18.5 80 2.06
5 Nate Combs Army JR LB 1 2.0 19 2.00
6 Drew Nowak W Mich SR DL 8 15.5 62 1.94
7 Whitney Mercilus Illinois JR DL 8 14.5 82 1.81
8 Derek Wolfe Cincinnati SR DL 7 12.5 64 1.79
9 Jarvis Jones Georgia SO LB 9 16.0 94 1.78
9 Frank Alexander Oklahoma SR DL 9 16.0 70 1.78
11 Damontre Moore Texas A&M SO LB 9 15.5 64 1.72
12 Miles Burris SDSU SR LB 7 12.0 43 1.71
13 Kawann Short Purdue JR DL 8 13.5 42 1.69
14 Trevardo Williams U Conn JR DL 7 11.5 85 1.64
14 Terrell Manning NC State JR LB 7 11.5 55 1.64
16 John Simon Ohio State JR DL 8 13.0 54 1.63
16 Khalil Mack Buffalo SO LB 8 13.0 43 1.63
18 Jackson Jeffcoat Texas SO DL 9 14.5 58 1.61
19 James Dunlap UNLV SR DL 7 11.0 45 1.57
19 Najee Goode WVU SR LB 7 11.0 38 1.57
21 Fletcher Cox Miss St JR DL 8 12.5 38 1.56
22 Courtney Upshaw Alabama SR LB 9 13.5 79 1.50
22 Travis Johnson SJSU JR DL 7 10.5 47 1.50
24 Chris Borland Wisconsin SO LB 9 13.0 30 1.44
25 Ken Dorsey La-Monroe SR DL 8 11.5 69 1.44
25 Melvin Ingram S Carolina SR DL 8 11.5 68 1.44
25 Corey Lemonier Auburn SO DL 8 11.5 64 1.44
25 Devon Still Penn State SR DL 8 11.5 55 1.44
25 Roosevelt Nix Kent State SO DL 8 11.5 41 1.44
25 Nikita Whitlock Wk Forest SO DL 8 11.5 41 1.44
31 Justin Francis Rutgers SR DL 7 10.0 42 1.43
32 Jamie Collins USM JR LB 9 12.5 59 1.39
32 Scott Crichton Oregon St FR DL 9 12.5 55 1.39
34 Brandon Joiner Ark St SR DL 8 11.0 72 1.38
34 Trent Mackey Tulane JR LB 8 11.0 46 1.38
34 Frank Trotter Memphis SR DL 8 11.0 41 1.38
37 Ryne Giddins S Florida SO DL 7 9.5 31 1.36
38 Denicos Allen Mich St SO LB 9 12.0 65 1.33
38 Marcus McGraw Houston SR LB 9 12.0 50 1.33
38 Alex Okafor Texas JR DL 9 12.0 48 1.33
41 Ronnell Lewis Oklahoma JR DL 7 9.0 68 1.29
41 John Hughes Cincinnati SR DL 7 9.0 36 1.29
41 Carmen Messina New Mexico SR LB 7 9.0 36 1.29
44 Nick Perry USC JR DL 9 11.5 62 1.28
45 Quinton Coples N Carolina SR DL 8 10.0 51 1.25
45 Adrian Robinson Temple SR DL 8 10.0 51 1.25
45 Ja'Gared Davis SMU JR LB 8 10.0 49 1.25
45 Ryan Van Bergen Michigan SR DL 8 10.0 47 1.25
45 Winston Guy Jr. Kentucky SR DB 8 10.0 28 1.25
45 Jared Clendenin Western Ky SR DL 6 7.5 39 1.25
45 Matt Warrick Navy JR LB 2 2.5 14 1.25
52 Cordarro Law USM SR DL 9 11.0 74 1.22
52 Andre Branch Clemson SR DL 9 11.0 58 1.22
52 Sean Porter Texas A&M JR LB 9 11.0 51 1.22
52 Ron Newcomb N Illinois SR DL 9 11.0 41 1.22
52 Emmanuel Acho Texas SR LB 9 11.0 31 1.22
57 Aaron Donald Pittsburgh SO DL 7 8.5 39 1.21
57 Dexter Heyman Louisville SR LB 7 8.5 36 1.21
57 Steve Beauharnais Rutgers JR LB 7 8.5 27 1.21
57 Julian Miller WVU SR DL 7 8.5 21 1.21
61 Barkevious Mingo LSU SO DL 10 12.0 77 1.20
62 Dezman Moses Tulane SR DL 8 9.5 51 1.19
62 Jonathan Massaquoi Troy JR DL 8 9.5 51 1.19
62 Broderick Binns Iowa SR DL 8 9.5 47 1.19
62 Bernard Smith La-Lafytte SR DL 8 9.5 45 1.19
62 Tim Fugger Vanderbilt SR DL 8 9.5 37 1.19
62 Malik Jackson Tennessee SR DL 8 9.5 36 1.19
62 Eltoro Freeman Auburn SR LB 8 9.5 30 1.19
62 Andrew Jackson Western Ky SO LB 8 9.5 23 1.19
70 Travis Long Wash St JR DL 9 10.5 31 1.17
70 Chandler Jones Syracuse SR DL 6 7.0 36 1.17
72 Dion Jordan Oregon JR DL 10 11.5 73 1.15
73 Bruce Irvin WVU SR DL 7 8.0 59 1.14
73 Logan Harrell Fresno St SR DL 7 8.0 55 1.14
73 Tyrone Crawford Boise St SR DL 7 8.0 45 1.14
73 J.K. Schaffer Cincinnati SR LB 7 8.0 34 1.14
73 Walter Stewart Cincinnati JR DL 7 8.0 33 1.14
73 Bobby Wagner Utah State SR LB 7 8.0 33 1.14
73 Chas Alecxih Pittsburgh SR DL 7 8.0 32 1.14
73 Sio Moore U Conn JR LB 7 8.0 29 1.14
73 Sean Spence Miami (Fl) SR LB 7 8.0 17 1.14
73 Bojay Filimoeatu Utah State JR LB 7 8.0 14 1.14
83 Scott Smith Texas Tech SR DL 8 9.0 58 1.13
83 Quanterus Smith Western Ky JR DL 8 9.0 51 1.13
83 Justin Allen Rice SR LB 8 9.0 43 1.13
86 Sean Progar N Illinois JR DL 9 10.0 53 1.11
86 Chase Thomas Stanford SR LB 9 10.0 47 1.11
86 Luke Lambert Missouri SR LB 9 10.0 27 1.11
89 Jeremiah Attaochu Ga Tech SO LB 6 6.5 33 1.08
90 Jake Bequette Arkansas SR DL 7 7.5 72 1.07
90 Aaron Brown Hawai'i SR LB 7 7.5 38 1.07
92 Tyrunn Walker Tulsa SR DL 8 8.5 54 1.06
92 Lavonte David Nebraska SR LB 8 8.5 47 1.06
92 Michael Buchanan Illinois JR LB 8 8.5 44 1.06
92 Chris Jones BGSU JR DL 8 8.5 39 1.06
92 Gerald Hodges Penn State JR LB 8 8.5 35 1.06
92 Andrew Puthoff Ball State SR DL 8 8.5 31 1.06
92 William Gholston Mich St SO LB 8 8.5 30 1.06
92 Randell Johnson FAU SO LB 8 8.5 28 1.06
92 Scott Solomon Rice SR DL 8 8.5 28 1.06

Note: To qualify, player must have played in 75% of his team's games.