2011 National Leaders Tackles - Games vs. BCS Automatic Qualifying Teams through 01/09/2012

Name Team Yr Pos G Solo Assisted Total Total/G
1 Luke Kuechly BC JR LB 10 89 74 163 16.30
2 Sam Holl Baylor SO DB 10 73 30 103 10.30
3 John Boyett Oregon JR DB 12 69 38 107 8.92
4 Alex Elkins Okla St JR LB 11 67 17 84 7.64
5 Mychal Kendricks California SR LB 11 65 28 93 8.45
5 Cody Davis Texas Tech JR DB 9 65 18 83 9.22
7 A.J. Klein Iowa State JR LB 12 63 48 111 9.25
7 Daytawion Lowe Okla St SO DB 11 63 18 81 7.36
9 Jake Knott Iowa State JR LB 12 62 37 99 8.25
9 David Garrett Kansas St SR DB 11 62 20 82 7.45
11 Alex Hoffman-Ellis Wash St SR LB 9 59 16 75 8.33
12 Khaseem Greene Rutgers JR DB 9 58 45 103 11.44
12 Bradley McDougald Kansas JR DB 10 58 18 76 7.60
12 K.J. Morton Baylor SO DB 10 58 12 70 7.00
15 Audie Cole NC State SR LB 10 57 32 89 8.90
16 Eric Franklin Maryland JR DB 10 56 32 88 8.80
16 Mike Hicks Baylor JR DB 10 56 29 85 8.50
16 Brodrick Brown Okla St JR DB 11 56 7 63 5.73
19 Lavonte David Nebraska SR LB 10 55 48 103 10.30
19 Devekeyan Lattimore S Florida SO LB 9 55 27 82 9.11
19 Jacques Washington Iowa State SO DB 12 55 24 79 6.58
19 Leonard Johnson Iowa State SR DB 12 55 12 67 5.58
23 Mike Taylor Wisconsin JR LB 11 54 75 129 11.73
23 Matt Daniels Duke SR DB 9 54 46 100 11.11
25 Emmanuel Acho Texas SR LB 11 53 41 94 8.55
25 Zach Brown N Carolina SR LB 11 53 40 93 8.45
25 Nigel Bradham FSU SR LB 11 53 28 81 7.36
25 Tyrann Mathieu LSU SO DB 11 53 12 65 5.91
29 Chris Borland Wisconsin SO LB 11 52 65 117 10.64
29 Danny Trevathan Kentucky SR LB 9 52 60 112 12.44
29 Manti Te'o Notre Dame JR LB 11 52 53 105 9.55
29 Steven Johnson Kansas SR LB 10 52 47 99 9.90
29 Kim Royston Minnesota SR DB 9 52 40 92 10.22
29 Christian Kirksey Iowa SO LB 11 52 40 92 8.36
29 Jonathan Bostic Florida JR LB 10 52 30 82 8.20
29 Travis Lewis Oklahoma SR LB 11 52 24 76 6.91
29 Aaron Colvin Oklahoma SO DB 11 52 24 76 6.91
29 Jeremy Reeves Iowa State JR DB 12 52 14 66 5.50
29 Merrill Noel Wk Forest FR DB 12 52 10 62 5.17
40 Cort Dennison Washington SR LB 11 51 62 113 10.27
40 Jonathan Stewart Texas A&M JR LB 11 51 38 89 8.09
40 Arthur Brown Kansas St JR LB 11 51 31 82 7.45
40 Zaviar Gooden Missouri JR LB 11 51 24 75 6.82
44 Gerald Hodges Penn State JR LB 9 50 38 88 9.78
44 Ter'Ran Benton Iowa State SR DB 12 50 14 64 5.33
46 Julian Burnett Ga Tech JR LB 11 49 51 100 9.09
46 Cyhl Quarles Wk Forest SR DB 12 49 47 96 8.00
46 Joe Vellano Maryland JR DL 10 49 32 81 8.10
46 Rashard Hall Clemson SR DB 12 49 31 80 6.67
50 Sean Spence Miami (Fl) SR LB 10 48 50 98 9.80
50 Michael Clay Oregon JR LB 10 48 42 90 9.00
50 Dion Bailey USC FR LB 11 48 33 81 7.36
50 Ahmad Dixon Baylor SO DB 10 48 24 72 7.20
50 Sean Cattouse California SR DB 11 48 23 71 6.45
50 Ricardo Allen Purdue SO DB 9 48 14 62 6.89
50 Derek Earls Arizona SR LB 10 48 14 62 6.20
50 Deone Bucannon Wash St SO DB 9 48 13 61 6.78
58 Max Gruder Pittsburgh SR LB 10 47 47 94 9.40
58 Corico Hawkins Clemson JR LB 12 47 36 83 6.92
58 Hayes Pullard USC FR LB 12 47 34 81 6.75
58 Tony Jefferson Oklahoma SO DB 11 47 17 64 5.82
58 Justin Gilbert Okla St SO DB 11 47 10 57 5.18
63 Elliot Coffey Baylor SR LB 10 46 53 99 9.90
63 Keenan Robinson Texas SR LB 11 46 39 85 7.73
63 Tanner Miller Iowa SO DB 11 46 22 68 6.18
63 Hakeem Smith Louisville SO DB 10 46 21 67 6.70
63 Eric Kendricks UCLA FR LB 12 46 21 67 5.58
63 D.J. Swearinger S Carolina JR DB 10 46 14 60 6.00
63 Markelle Martin Okla St SR DB 11 46 14 60 5.45
63 Clint Floyd Ariz St SR DB 11 46 13 59 5.36
63 Marquis Flowers Arizona SO DB 9 46 12 58 6.44
63 Jamell Fleming Oklahoma SR DB 9 46 7 53 5.89
73 Emmanuel Lamur Kansas St SR DB 11 45 29 74 6.73
73 Patrick Larimore UCLA JR LB 11 45 24 69 6.27
73 Kyle Wilber Wk Forest SR LB 12 45 22 67 5.58
73 Micah Hyde Iowa JR DB 11 45 19 64 5.82
73 E.J. Gaines Missouri SO DB 11 45 16 61 5.55
73 Robert Golden Arizona SR DB 10 45 15 60 6.00
79 J.K. Schaffer Cincinnati SR LB 10 44 56 100 10.00
79 Earl Wolff NC State JR DB 10 44 32 76 7.60
79 Jarek Lancaster Stanford JR LB 12 44 26 70 5.83
79 Trenton Robinson Mich St SR DB 11 44 25 69 6.27
79 C.J. Barnett Ohio State SO DB 11 44 24 68 6.18
79 Blake Gideon Texas SR DB 11 44 21 65 5.91
79 Eric Reid LSU SO DB 11 44 19 63 5.73
79 Ray Polk Colorado JR DB 10 44 17 61 6.10
87 James Morris Iowa SO LB 10 43 46 89 8.90
87 Daren Bates Auburn JR LB 10 43 38 81 8.10
87 Harrison Smith Notre Dame SR DB 11 43 31 74 6.73
87 Kenji Jackson Missouri SR DB 11 43 28 71 6.45
87 LaRoy Reynolds Virginia JR LB 10 43 25 68 6.80
87 Caleb Lavey Okla St SO LB 11 43 25 68 6.18
87 Scott Crichton Oregon St FR DL 10 43 23 66 6.60
87 Tavon Wilson Illinois SR DB 10 43 22 65 6.50
87 D.J. Campbell California SR DB 11 43 21 64 5.82
87 Gary Gray Notre Dame SR DB 11 43 17 60 5.45
87 Nigel Malone Kansas St JR DB 11 43 12 55 5.00
87 Tevin McDonald UCLA FR DB 12 43 10 53 4.42
99 Chaz Walker Utah SR LB 11 42 58 100 9.09
99 Dexter Heyman Louisville SR LB 10 42 26 68 6.80