2011 National Leaders Tackles - Games vs. Ranked Teams Only (AP Poll) through 01/09/2012

Name Team Yr Pos G Solo Assisted Total Total/G
1 Jeremy Grove ECU FR LB 4 12 39 51 12.75
2 Cameron Lawrence Miss St JR LB 5 15 36 51 10.20
3 Neiko Thorpe Auburn SR DB 6 23 35 58 9.67
4 Cort Dennison Washington SR LB 5 24 34 58 11.60
5 Manti Te'o Notre Dame JR LB 5 22 30 52 10.40
6 Luke Kuechly BC JR LB 3 26 29 55 18.33
6 A.J. Johnson Tennessee FR LB 6 17 29 46 7.67
8 Charles Mitchell Miss St SR DB 5 21 26 47 9.40
9 Sean Parker Washington SO DB 5 24 25 49 9.80
9 Daniel Drake ECU JR LB 3 2 25 27 9.00
11 Mike Taylor Wisconsin JR LB 4 19 24 43 10.75
11 Tyler Nielsen Iowa SR LB 4 13 24 37 9.25
13 Daren Bates Auburn JR LB 6 30 23 53 8.83
13 Michael Clay Oregon JR LB 4 22 23 45 11.25
13 George Carpenter Marshall SR LB 4 16 23 39 9.75
13 Carmen Messina New Mexico SR LB 3 15 23 38 12.67
13 Deontae Skinner Miss St SO LB 5 8 23 31 6.20
13 Josh Boyd Miss St JR DL 5 8 23 31 6.20
19 John Boyett Oregon JR DB 4 29 21 50 12.50
19 Brandon Wilson Miss St SR LB 5 18 21 39 7.80
19 Thomas Nardo Iowa SR DL 4 13 21 34 8.50
19 Keanon Cooper Minnesota JR LB 5 12 21 33 6.60
19 Sharrif Floyd Florida SO DL 5 10 21 31 6.20
19 James Morris Iowa SO LB 4 9 21 30 7.50
25 Curnelius Arnick Tulsa SR LB 4 35 20 55 13.75
25 Chris Borland Wisconsin SO LB 4 20 20 40 10.00
25 Jordan Bernstine Iowa SR DB 4 19 20 39 9.75
25 Tramain Thomas Arkansas SR DB 4 13 20 33 8.25
25 Tyson Gale Marshall SR LB 4 7 20 27 6.75
30 Austin Johnson Tennessee SR LB 6 22 19 41 6.83
30 Gary Tinsley Minnesota SR LB 5 19 19 38 7.60
30 Christian Robinson Georgia JR LB 4 15 19 34 8.50
33 Danny Trevathan Kentucky SR LB 3 25 18 43 14.33
33 Matt Daniels Duke SR DB 3 22 18 40 13.33
33 Steven Johnson Kansas SR LB 4 20 18 38 9.50
33 Sean Spence Miami (Fl) SR LB 3 15 18 33 11.00
33 Emmanuel Acho Texas SR LB 4 14 18 32 8.00
33 Cameron Nwosu Rice SO LB 3 12 18 30 10.00
33 Elliot Coffey Baylor SR LB 4 12 18 30 7.50
33 Alonzo Highsmith Arkansas JR LB 4 10 18 28 7.00
33 Damon Magazu ECU SO DB 4 10 18 28 7.00
42 Jonathan Bostic Florida JR LB 5 25 17 42 8.40
42 Kim Royston Minnesota SR DB 5 24 17 41 8.20
42 Trent Hunter Texas A&M SR DB 5 22 17 39 7.80
42 Keenan Robinson Texas SR LB 4 20 17 37 9.25
42 Chris Marve Vanderbilt SR LB 5 17 17 34 6.80
42 Justin Glenn Washington JR DB 5 16 17 33 6.60
42 Malik Jackson Tennessee SR DL 6 14 17 31 5.17
42 Jerico Nelson Arkansas SR DB 4 12 17 29 7.25
42 Luke Ruff Wyoming JR DB 3 10 17 27 9.00
42 Glenn Carson Penn State SO LB 4 10 17 27 6.75
42 Bennie Logan LSU SO DL 6 10 17 27 4.50
42 Max Bullough Mich St SO LB 5 9 17 26 5.20
42 Bradley Jacobs ECU SR DB 4 6 17 23 5.75
42 Johnathan Hankins Ohio State SO DL 4 6 17 23 5.75
56 Shawn Jackson Tulsa SO LB 4 24 16 40 10.00
56 Trenton Robinson Mich St SR DB 5 24 16 40 8.00
56 Jonathan Stewart Texas A&M JR LB 5 22 16 38 7.60
56 Demetruce McNeal Auburn SO DB 6 22 16 38 6.33
56 Harrison Smith Notre Dame SR DB 5 21 16 37 7.40
56 Omar Brown Marshall SR DB 4 16 16 32 8.00
56 Jaye Howard Florida SR DL 5 16 16 32 6.40
56 Julian Burnett Ga Tech JR LB 3 15 16 31 10.33
56 Nick Sukay Penn State SR DB 4 11 16 27 6.75
56 Alan Dock Tulsa SR LB 4 10 16 26 6.50
56 Chris Davis Auburn SO DB 5 9 16 25 5.00
56 Fletcher Cox Miss St JR DL 5 7 16 23 4.60
56 Kellen Harris Marshall SR LB 4 6 16 22 5.50
56 Maurice Couch Tennessee SO DL 6 6 16 22 3.67
70 Jake Knott Iowa State JR LB 4 30 15 45 11.25
70 Matt Elam Florida SO DB 5 23 15 38 7.60
70 Gerald Hodges Penn State JR LB 4 21 15 36 9.00
70 Patrick Larimore UCLA JR LB 4 19 15 34 8.50
70 Marco Nelson Tulsa SO DB 4 18 15 33 8.25
70 Denicos Allen Mich St SO LB 5 17 15 32 6.40
70 Christian Kirksey Iowa SO LB 4 16 15 31 7.75
70 Eltoro Freeman Auburn SR LB 6 16 15 31 5.17
70 Winston Guy Jr. Kentucky SR DB 3 15 15 30 10.00
70 Michael Brockers LSU SO DL 6 15 15 30 5.00
70 Andrew Sweat Ohio State SR LB 3 12 15 27 9.00
70 Taylor Reed SMU JR LB 3 12 15 27 9.00
70 Joel Kight Miss JR LB 4 8 15 23 5.75
83 Lavonte David Nebraska SR LB 4 34 14 48 12.00
83 Jelani Jenkins Florida SO LB 5 23 14 37 7.40
83 Chase Garnham Vanderbilt SO LB 4 22 14 36 9.00
83 Archibald Barnes Vanderbilt JR LB 5 18 14 32 6.40
83 Nathan Stupar Penn State SR LB 4 17 14 31 7.75
83 Arthur Brown Kansas St JR LB 4 16 14 30 7.50
83 Brandon Marshall Nevada SR LB 3 15 14 29 9.67
83 William Gholston Mich St SO LB 4 15 14 29 7.25
83 Kelby Brown Duke SO LB 3 14 14 28 9.33
83 Emmanuel Lamur Kansas St SR DB 4 14 14 28 7.00
83 LaRoy Reynolds Virginia JR LB 3 13 14 27 9.00
83 Eric Bennett Arkansas SO DB 4 12 14 26 6.50
83 John Lotulelei UNLV JR LB 3 9 14 23 7.67
83 Isaiah Lewis Mich St SO DB 5 9 14 23 4.60
83 Ronnie Sneed Kentucky SR LB 3 5 14 19 6.33
83 Kyle Tudor ECU SO LB 2 4 14 18 9.00
83 Chris Baker ECU JR LB 4 2 14 16 4.00
100 Rashard Hall Clemson SR DB 5 27 13 40 8.00