2011 National Leaders Tackles - Games in August/September Only through 01/09/2012

Name Team Yr Pos G Solo Assisted Total Total/G
1 Luke Kuechly BC JR LB 4 39 30 69 17.25
2 Curnelius Arnick Tulsa SR LB 4 37 18 55 13.75
3 Jeremy Grove ECU FR LB 3 13 26 39 13.00
3 Daniel Drake ECU JR LB 3 3 36 39 13.00
5 Steven Erzinger Army SR LB 4 17 34 51 12.75
6 Bobby Wagner Utah State SR LB 4 22 27 49 12.25
7 Trent Mackey Tulane JR LB 4 27 21 48 12.00
7 Matt Robinson Maryland SO DB 3 24 12 36 12.00
9 Andrew Jackson Western Ky SO LB 3 13 22 35 11.67
10 Danny Trevathan Kentucky SR LB 4 22 24 46 11.50
11 Omar Brown Marshall SR DB 4 25 19 44 11.00
11 Jake Knott Iowa State JR LB 3 21 12 33 11.00
11 Jamie Bender UAB SR DB 3 18 15 33 11.00
11 Demetrius Hartsfield Maryland JR LB 3 10 23 33 11.00
15 Mike Marry Miss SO LB 4 27 15 42 10.50
15 Adrien Cole La Tech SR LB 4 19 23 42 10.50
15 Brian Wagner Akron JR LB 4 17 25 42 10.50
18 Brynden Trawick Troy JR DB 3 18 13 31 10.33
18 Eric Franklin Maryland JR DB 3 17 14 31 10.33
18 Steven Johnson Kansas SR LB 3 17 14 31 10.33
18 Feti Unga Oregon St JR LB 3 6 25 31 10.33
22 Kim Royston Minnesota SR DB 4 26 15 41 10.25
22 Manti Te'o Notre Dame JR LB 4 21 20 41 10.25
22 Jay Dudley La Tech SR LB 4 17 24 41 10.25
22 Winston Guy Jr. Kentucky SR DB 4 15 26 41 10.25
26 Neiko Thorpe Auburn SR DB 4 22 18 40 10.00
26 James Morris Iowa SO LB 4 22 18 40 10.00
26 Cameron Nwosu Rice SO LB 3 19 11 30 10.00
26 Dexter Heyman Louisville SR LB 3 16 14 30 10.00
30 Christian Kirksey Iowa SO LB 4 24 15 39 9.75
30 Matt Daniels Duke SR DB 4 19 20 39 9.75
30 Donyae Coleman NMSU SR DB 4 14 25 39 9.75
33 Marquis Flowers Arizona SO DB 3 25 4 29 9.67
33 Dallas Bollema New Mexico SO LB 3 11 18 29 9.67
35 Kevin Pierre-Louis BC SO LB 4 20 18 38 9.50
35 Earl Wolff NC State JR DB 4 16 22 38 9.50
35 Lavonte David Nebraska SR LB 4 11 27 38 9.50
38 Marcus McGraw Houston SR LB 5 23 24 47 9.40
39 Bryce McNaul N'western SR LB 3 14 14 28 9.33
39 Emmanuel Acho Texas SR LB 3 11 17 28 9.33
41 Terrence Thomas Memphis SR LB 4 24 13 37 9.25
41 Audie Cole NC State SR LB 4 18 19 37 9.25
43 Antonio Allen S Carolina SR LB 4 22 14 36 9.00
43 Charles Mitchell Miss St SR DB 4 19 17 36 9.00
43 Julian Burnett Ga Tech JR LB 4 18 18 36 9.00
43 Justin Cudworth E Mich JR LB 4 17 19 36 9.00
43 Travis Freeman Ball State JR LB 4 13 23 36 9.00
43 Joe Holland Purdue SR LB 3 18 9 27 9.00
43 Marvin Burdette UAB JR LB 3 15 12 27 9.00
43 Justin Allen Rice SR LB 3 15 12 27 9.00
43 Cyhl Quarles Wk Forest SR DB 3 12 15 27 9.00
52 Max Gruder Pittsburgh SR LB 5 21 23 44 8.80
53 Winston Fraser FIU JR LB 4 21 14 35 8.75
53 Zachary Orr N Texas SO LB 4 19 16 35 8.75
53 Jimmie Ward N Illinois SO DB 4 18 17 35 8.75
53 Kyle Gallagher Utah State SR LB 4 16 19 35 8.75
53 Chris Borland Wisconsin SO LB 4 16 19 35 8.75
53 Korey Williams USM SR LB 4 13 22 35 8.75
59 Eric Russell MTSU SR DB 3 20 6 26 8.67
59 David Hinds FAU JR LB 3 15 11 26 8.67
59 Kenny Tate Maryland SR LB 3 14 12 26 8.67
59 Chaz Walker Utah SR LB 3 12 14 26 8.67
63 Akeem Davis Memphis JR DB 4 26 8 34 8.50
63 Cort Dennison Washington SR LB 4 23 11 34 8.50
63 Jamel Johnson La Tech JR DB 4 22 12 34 8.50
63 Mychal Kendricks California SR LB 4 20 14 34 8.50
63 Jory Johnson U Conn JR LB 4 13 21 34 8.50
63 Carmen Messina New Mexico SR LB 4 12 22 34 8.50
69 Derrick Mathews Houston FR LB 5 24 18 42 8.40
70 Aaron Brown Hawai'i SR LB 3 16 9 25 8.33
70 Rashaan Melvin N Illinois JR DB 3 16 9 25 8.33
70 Lamanski Ware UAB SR LB 3 15 10 25 8.33
70 Matt Brewer Navy JR LB 3 14 11 25 8.33
70 Bubba Forrest New Mexico SR DB 3 12 13 25 8.33
70 Arthur Brown Kansas St JR LB 3 11 14 25 8.33
70 Matt Warrick Navy JR LB 3 11 14 25 8.33
77 Dexter McCoil Tulsa JR DB 4 21 12 33 8.25
77 Shawn Jackson Tulsa SO LB 4 21 12 33 8.25
77 Daren Bates Auburn JR LB 4 18 15 33 8.25
77 Pat Schiller N Illinois SR LB 4 18 15 33 8.25
77 Johnnie Simon W Mich SO DB 4 17 16 33 8.25
77 Sean Baker Ball State SR DB 4 16 17 33 8.25
77 Taylor Reed SMU JR LB 4 16 17 33 8.25
77 Cameron Lawrence Miss St JR LB 4 15 18 33 8.25
85 Michael Lanaris S Florida JR LB 5 23 17 40 8.00
85 Tekerrein Cuba TCU SR DB 4 20 12 32 8.00
85 Sean Parker Washington SO DB 4 20 12 32 8.00
85 Jordan Hunt FIU JR LB 4 19 13 32 8.00
85 Chris Marve Vanderbilt SR LB 4 19 13 32 8.00
85 Brandon Wilson Miss St SR LB 4 14 18 32 8.00
85 Yawin Smallwood U Conn FR LB 4 10 22 32 8.00
85 Tyson Gale Marshall SR LB 4 9 23 32 8.00
85 Jacques Washington Iowa State SO DB 3 16 8 24 8.00
94 Sammy Brown Houston SR LB 5 24 15 39 7.80
95 Mike Orakpo CSU SO LB 4 25 6 31 7.75
95 Lance Kelley La-Lafytte SR LB 4 21 10 31 7.75
95 Marco Nelson Tulsa SO DB 4 21 10 31 7.75
95 Colin Parker Ariz St SR LB 4 19 12 31 7.75
95 Paul Vassallo Arizona SR LB 4 19 12 31 7.75
95 Khalil Mack Buffalo SO LB 4 17 14 31 7.75

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