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

Name Team Yr Pos G Sacks Sack Yards Sacks/G
1 Sean Porter Texas A&M JR LB 5 5.0 43 1.00
2 Denicos Allen Mich St SO LB 5 7.0 42 1.40
2 Jake Bequette Arkansas SR DL 3 5.0 42 1.67
4 Andre Branch Clemson SR DL 5 5.0 40 1.00
5 Lavonte David Nebraska SR LB 4 4.5 35 1.13
6 Jadeveon Clowney S Carolina FR DL 4 5.0 32 1.25
6 Melvin Ingram S Carolina SR DL 4 3.5 32 0.88
8 Scott Smith Texas Tech SR DL 4 3.0 28 0.75
8 Aaron Lynch Notre Dame FR DL 4 2.5 28 0.63
8 Matthew Masifilo Stanford SR DL 3 2.0 28 0.67
11 Corey Lemonier Auburn SO DL 6 5.0 25 0.83
11 Damontre Moore Texas A&M SO LB 5 4.5 25 0.90
11 Sam Montgomery LSU SO DL 6 4.0 25 0.67
11 Rennie Moore Clemson SR DL 5 2.5 25 0.50
15 Tom Wort Oklahoma SO LB 4 3.5 24 0.88
15 Dominique Hamilton Missouri SR DL 4 3.0 24 0.75
15 John Simon Ohio State JR DL 4 3.0 24 0.75
15 Zach Gholson Memphis JR DL 1 1.0 24 1.00
19 Vinny Curry Marshall SR DL 4 3.0 23 0.75
19 Alec Ogletree Georgia SO LB 3 2.0 23 0.67
21 Josh Shirley Washington FR DL 5 4.0 22 0.80
21 Devin Taylor S Carolina JR DL 4 3.0 22 0.75
21 Bruce Irvin WVU SR DL 3 2.0 22 0.67
24 Eric Martin Nebraska JR DL 4 2.5 21 0.63
25 Tony Jefferson Oklahoma SO DB 4 2.5 20 0.63
25 Calvin Pryor Louisville FR DB 2 1.0 20 0.50
27 William Gholston Mich St SO LB 4 3.5 19 0.88
27 Brandon Lindsey Pittsburgh SR LB 2 3.0 19 1.50
27 Roosevelt Nix Kent State SO DL 2 2.0 19 1.00
27 Quinton Coples N Carolina SR DL 2 2.0 19 1.00
27 Chandler Jones Syracuse SR DL 2 2.0 19 1.00
27 Nick Gentry Alabama SR DL 3 2.0 19 0.67
27 Tracy Robertson Baylor SR DL 4 2.0 19 0.50
27 Cordarro Law USM SR DL 1 1.0 19 1.00
35 Lorne Goree Maryland FR LB 3 2.0 18 0.67
35 Mike Daniels Iowa SR DL 4 2.0 18 0.50
37 Shea McClellin Boise St SR DL 2 2.5 17 1.25
37 Najee Goode WVU SR LB 3 2.0 17 0.67
37 Adam Davis Kansas St JR DL 4 2.0 17 0.50
37 Jamie Collins USM JR LB 1 1.0 17 1.00
41 Brendan Kelly Wisconsin JR DL 4 2.0 16 0.50
41 Rob Lohr Vanderbilt JR DL 5 2.0 16 0.40
41 T.J. Barnes Ga Tech JR DL 3 1.0 16 0.33
41 Tyler Nielsen Iowa SR LB 4 1.0 16 0.25
45 Corey Nelson Oklahoma SO LB 4 2.5 15 0.63
45 Whitney Mercilus Illinois JR DL 2 2.0 15 1.00
45 Jeremiah Attaochu Ga Tech SO LB 3 2.0 15 0.67
45 Steve Greer Virginia JR LB 3 2.0 15 0.67
45 Broderick Binns Iowa SR DL 4 2.0 15 0.50
45 Gary Tinsley Minnesota SR LB 5 2.0 15 0.40
45 Caleb Russell Texas A&M JR LB 5 2.0 15 0.40
45 Matt Broha La Tech SR DL 3 1.5 15 0.50
45 Nikita Whitlock Wk Forest SO DL 3 1.0 15 0.33
54 Tim Fugger Vanderbilt SR DL 5 2.5 14 0.50
54 Zach Brown N Carolina SR LB 2 2.0 14 1.00
54 Darryl Cato-Bishop NC State SO DL 3 2.0 14 0.67
54 Shawn Jackson Tulsa SO LB 4 1.5 14 0.38
54 Wayne Dorsey Miss SR DL 2 1.0 14 0.50
54 Mychal Kendricks California SR LB 3 1.0 14 0.33
54 Miles Burris SDSU SR LB 3 1.0 14 0.33
54 Justin Jackson Wk Forest SO LB 3 1.0 14 0.33
54 Ron Brooks LSU SR DB 6 1.0 14 0.17
63 Jacquies Smith Missouri SR DL 4 3.0 13 0.75
63 John Hughes Cincinnati SR DL 1 2.0 13 2.00
63 Nicolas Jean-Baptiste Baylor SR DL 4 2.0 13 0.50
63 Jackson Jeffcoat Texas SO DL 4 2.0 13 0.50
63 Jonathan Stewart Texas A&M JR LB 5 2.0 13 0.40
63 Barkevious Mingo LSU SO DL 6 2.0 13 0.33
63 George Carpenter Marshall SR LB 4 1.5 13 0.38
63 Christian Lacey La Tech SR DL 3 1.0 13 0.33
63 James-Michael Johnson Nevada SR LB 3 1.0 13 0.33
63 Brian Hendricks Wyoming SR LB 3 1.0 13 0.33
63 Alex Elkins Okla St JR LB 4 1.0 13 0.25
63 Johnthan Banks Miss St JR DB 5 1.0 13 0.20
75 Alonzo Highsmith Arkansas JR LB 4 3.5 12 0.88
75 Art Norman NC State FR DL 3 2.5 12 0.83
75 Jamie Blatnick Okla St SR DL 4 2.0 12 0.50
75 Jack Crawford Penn State SR DL 4 2.0 12 0.50
75 Tyrunn Walker Tulsa SR DL 4 2.0 12 0.50
75 Ronnell Lewis Oklahoma JR DL 3 1.5 12 0.50
75 Josh Boyd Miss St JR DL 5 1.5 12 0.30
75 Dwayne Beckford Purdue JR LB 2 1.0 12 0.50
83 Walter Stewart Cincinnati JR DL 1 2.5 11 2.50
83 Hayes Pullard USC FR LB 2 2.0 11 1.00
83 Ronald Powell Florida SO LB 5 2.0 11 0.40
83 Malik Jackson Tennessee SR DL 6 2.0 11 0.33
83 Frank Alexander Oklahoma SR DL 4 1.5 11 0.38
83 Jim Noel BC JR DB 2 1.0 11 0.50
83 Nordly Capi CSU SO DL 2 1.0 11 0.50
83 Princeton Jackson UNLV JR LB 2 1.0 11 0.50
83 Devon Kennard USC JR DL 2 1.0 11 0.50
83 Jamil Cooks Air Force SO LB 2 1.0 11 0.50
83 Brian Mihalik BC FR DL 3 1.0 11 0.33
83 Marcus Robinson Miami (Fl) SR DL 3 1.0 11 0.33
83 Sheldon Richardson Missouri JR DL 4 1.0 11 0.25
83 Eric Latimore Penn State SR DL 4 1.0 11 0.25
83 Jelani Jenkins Florida SO LB 5 1.0 11 0.20
83 Stephone Anthony Clemson FR LB 5 1.0 11 0.20
83 Robert Blanton Notre Dame SR DB 5 1.0 11 0.20
100 Ridge Wilson Kentucky JR LB 2 2.0 10 1.00