2011 National Leaders Tackles For Loss - Games vs. FBS (I-A) Teams Only through 01/09/2012

Name Team Yr Pos G TFL TFL Yards TFL/G
1 Sammy Brown Houston SR LB 13 28.0 117 2.15
2 Whitney Mercilus Illinois JR DL 12 22.5 123 1.88
3 Jonathan Brown Illinois SO LB 11 19.5 63 1.77
4 Derek Wolfe Cincinnati SR DL 12 20.5 90 1.71
5 Vinny Curry Marshall SR DL 13 22.0 110 1.69
6 Terrell Manning NC State JR LB 9 14.5 65 1.61
7 Drew Nowak W Mich SR DL 12 19.0 76 1.58
8 Khalil Mack Buffalo SO LB 11 17.0 62 1.55
9 Cordarro Law USM SR DL 13 20.0 105 1.54
10 Jarvis Jones Georgia SO LB 13 19.5 103 1.50
10 Brandon Joiner Ark St SR DL 12 18.0 100 1.50
10 Courtney Upshaw Alabama SR LB 12 18.0 90 1.50
13 Frank Alexander Oklahoma SR DL 13 19.0 81 1.46
14 Miles Burris SDSU SR LB 12 17.5 77 1.46
14 Damontre Moore Texas A&M SO LB 12 17.5 70 1.46
16 Sio Moore U Conn JR LB 11 15.5 57 1.41
17 Roosevelt Nix Kent State SO DL 11 15.0 66 1.36
18 Chase Thomas Stanford SR LB 13 17.5 96 1.35
18 Brett Roy Nevada SR DL 13 17.5 54 1.35
20 Devon Still Penn State SR DL 12 16.0 74 1.33
20 Kawann Short Purdue JR DL 12 16.0 46 1.33
22 Fletcher Cox Miss St JR DL 11 14.5 41 1.32
23 Sean Porter Texas A&M JR LB 13 17.0 93 1.31
23 Jackson Jeffcoat Texas SO DL 13 17.0 83 1.31
23 Denicos Allen Mich St SO LB 13 17.0 82 1.31
23 Chris Borland Wisconsin SO LB 13 17.0 36 1.31
27 Ronnell Lewis Oklahoma JR DL 10 13.0 83 1.30
28 Travis Johnson SJSU JR DL 12 15.5 69 1.29
29 Andrew Jackson Western Ky SO LB 11 14.0 41 1.27
29 Winston Guy Jr. Kentucky SR DB 11 14.0 39 1.27
31 Melvin Ingram S Carolina SR DL 12 15.0 100 1.25
31 Chas Alecxih Pittsburgh SR DL 12 15.0 59 1.25
33 Andre Branch Clemson SR DL 13 16.0 79 1.23
33 John Simon Ohio State JR DL 13 16.0 59 1.23
35 Trevardo Williams U Conn JR DL 11 13.5 91 1.23
35 Chris Jones BGSU JR DL 11 13.5 64 1.23
35 James Dunlap UNLV SR DL 11 13.5 61 1.23
38 Dexter Heyman Louisville SR LB 12 14.5 57 1.21
38 Randell Johnson FAU SO LB 12 14.5 55 1.21
40 Jamie Collins USM JR LB 13 15.5 70 1.19
41 Aaron Brown Hawai'i SR LB 11 13.0 61 1.18
41 Devekeyan Lattimore S Florida SO LB 11 13.0 59 1.18
41 Kendall Reyes U Conn SR DL 11 13.0 52 1.18
41 Trent Mackey Tulane JR LB 11 13.0 50 1.18
41 Frank Trotter Memphis SR DL 11 13.0 46 1.18
41 Jabaree Tuani Navy SR DL 11 13.0 36 1.18
47 Aaron Donald Pittsburgh SO DL 12 14.0 69 1.17
47 Nikita Whitlock Wk Forest SO DL 12 14.0 64 1.17
47 Mychal Kendricks California SR LB 12 14.0 55 1.17
47 William Gholston Mich St SO LB 12 14.0 46 1.17
51 Sean Spence Miami (Fl) SR LB 10 11.5 26 1.15
52 Ken Dorsey La-Monroe SR DL 11 12.5 78 1.14
52 Scott Crichton Oregon St FR DL 11 12.5 55 1.14
52 John Hughes Cincinnati SR DL 11 12.5 51 1.14
55 Bruce Irvin WVU SR DL 12 13.5 85 1.13
55 Corey Lemonier Auburn SO DL 12 13.5 79 1.13
55 Adrian Robinson Temple SR DL 12 13.5 74 1.13
55 Steve Beauharnais Rutgers JR LB 12 13.5 51 1.13
55 Khaseem Greene Rutgers JR DB 12 13.5 47 1.13
55 Najee Goode WVU SR LB 12 13.5 44 1.13
61 Marcus McGraw Houston SR LB 13 14.5 57 1.12
61 Emmanuel Acho Texas SR LB 13 14.5 38 1.12
63 Danny Trevathan Kentucky SR LB 11 12.0 32 1.09
64 Nick Perry USC JR DL 12 13.0 64 1.08
64 Quinton Coples N Carolina SR DL 12 13.0 61 1.08
64 Trevor Guyton California SR DL 12 13.0 53 1.08
64 J.K. Schaffer Cincinnati SR LB 12 13.0 48 1.08
64 Scott Solomon Rice SR DL 12 13.0 46 1.08
69 Barkevious Mingo LSU SO DL 13 14.0 88 1.08
70 Jake Bequette Arkansas SR DL 9 9.5 82 1.06
71 Jeremiah Attaochu Ga Tech SO LB 10 10.5 53 1.05
72 Carmen Messina New Mexico SR LB 11 11.5 40 1.05
73 Logan Harrell Fresno St SR DL 12 12.5 77 1.04
73 Alan Baxter N Illinois JR DL 12 12.5 73 1.04
73 Art Laurel Hawai'i SO LB 12 12.5 68 1.04
73 Michael Buchanan Illinois JR LB 12 12.5 62 1.04
73 Tim Fugger Vanderbilt SR DL 12 12.5 50 1.04
78 Tyrunn Walker Tulsa SR DL 13 13.5 75 1.04
78 Tyrone Crawford Boise St SR DL 13 13.5 66 1.04
78 Jamie Blatnick Okla St SR DL 13 13.5 60 1.04
78 Manti Te'o Notre Dame JR LB 13 13.5 36 1.04
82 Dion Jordan Oregon JR DL 13 13.0 77 1.00
82 Tourek Williams FIU JR DL 13 13.0 64 1.00
82 Kyle Van Noy BYU SO LB 12 12.0 75 1.00
82 Ja'Gared Davis SMU JR LB 12 12.0 59 1.00
82 Josh Shirley Washington FR DL 12 12.0 55 1.00
82 Matt Conrath Virginia SR DL 12 12.0 46 1.00
82 Stansly Maponga TCU SO DL 12 12.0 45 1.00
82 Malik Jackson Tennessee SR DL 11 11.0 38 1.00
82 Dwayne Woods BGSU JR LB 11 11.0 36 1.00
82 Travis Long Wash St JR DL 11 11.0 35 1.00
92 Shea McClellin Boise St SR DL 13 12.5 85 0.96
92 Sam Montgomery LSU SO DL 13 12.5 61 0.96
92 Ryan Van Bergen Michigan SR DL 13 12.5 55 0.96
92 Kyle Fuller Va Tech SO DB 13 12.5 55 0.96
92 Alex Okafor Texas JR DL 13 12.5 49 0.96
92 Tyson Gale Marshall SR LB 13 12.5 41 0.96
98 Lavonte David Nebraska SR LB 12 11.5 63 0.96
98 Mike Daniels Iowa SR DL 12 11.5 60 0.96
98 Bernard Smith La-Lafytte SR DL 12 11.5 54 0.96

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