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

Name Team Yr Pos G Sacks Sack Yards Sacks/G
1 Shea McClellin Boise St SR DL 2 3.5 30 1.75
2 Margus Hunt SMU JR DL 2 3.0 27 1.50
2 Brett Roy Nevada SR DL 2 3.0 9 1.50
4 Whitney Mercilus Illinois JR DL 10 14.0 91 1.40
5 Paipai Falemalu Hawai'i JR DL 2 2.5 15 1.25
5 Billy Winn Boise St SR DL 2 2.5 12 1.25
7 Jarvis Jones Georgia SO LB 11 13.5 90 1.23
8 Trevardo Williams U Conn JR DL 9 10.5 76 1.17
9 Jake Bequette Arkansas SR DL 8 9.0 79 1.13
10 Melvin Ingram S Carolina SR DL 10 10.0 80 1.00
10 Tahir Whitehead Temple SR LB 2 2.0 31 1.00
10 Tourek Williams FIU JR DL 2 2.0 20 1.00
10 Roosevelt Nix Kent State SO DL 2 2.0 19 1.00
10 Sam Miller FIU SO DB 2 2.0 14 1.00
10 Jerome Long SDSU SR DL 2 2.0 14 1.00
10 Julian Herron N Texas SR LB 2 2.0 13 1.00
10 Jarrell Root Boise St SR DL 2 2.0 12 1.00
10 Andrew Jackson Western Ky SO LB 2 2.0 12 1.00
10 Bernard Smith La-Lafytte SR DL 2 2.0 9 1.00
10 Brandon McCoy N Texas JR DL 2 2.0 8 1.00
10 Brandon Akpunku N Texas SR DL 2 2.0 5 1.00
10 Horace Miller UTEP SO DL 1 1.0 11 1.00
10 Walter McClenton Utah State SR DB 1 1.0 10 1.00
10 Jonathan Davis UCF JR LB 1 1.0 8 1.00
10 Nordly Capi CSU SO DL 1 1.0 8 1.00
10 Gerald Moore Ohio JR DB 1 1.0 8 1.00
10 Richard Spencer UTEP JR DB 1 1.0 6 1.00
10 LeBranden Richardson UCF FR DL 1 1.0 5 1.00
10 Chris Jones BGSU JR DL 1 1.0 5 1.00
10 D.J. Yendrey TCU JR DL 1 1.0 5 1.00
10 Bobby Wagner Utah State SR LB 1 1.0 5 1.00
10 Gabe Knapton Wyoming SR DL 1 1.0 3 1.00
10 C.J. James CSU JR DL 1 1.0 2 1.00
10 Josh Linam UCF SR LB 1 1.0 1 1.00
35 Denicos Allen Mich St SO LB 11 10.0 65 0.91
36 Courtney Upshaw Alabama SR LB 10 9.0 58 0.90
36 Aaron Donald Pittsburgh SO DL 10 9.0 51 0.90
38 Corey Lemonier Auburn SO DL 10 8.5 55 0.85
39 Nathan Ollie Ball State SO DL 3 2.5 14 0.83
39 Kevin Cyrille FAU SR DL 3 2.5 7 0.83
41 Jadeveon Clowney S Carolina FR DL 10 8.0 49 0.80
42 Andre Branch Clemson SR DL 12 9.5 68 0.79
43 Damontre Moore Texas A&M SO LB 11 8.5 50 0.77
43 Josh Shirley Washington FR DL 11 8.5 48 0.77
45 Scott Solomon Rice SR DL 4 3.0 16 0.75
45 John Robles Troy SR DL 2 1.5 10 0.75
45 Brandon Joiner Ark St SR DL 2 1.5 9 0.75
45 Zach Masch Hawai'i SR DL 2 1.5 6 0.75
45 Tyrone Crawford Boise St SR DL 2 1.5 5 0.75
45 Tony Gillespie Troy JR DL 2 1.5 4 0.75
51 Sean Porter Texas A&M JR LB 11 8.0 63 0.73
51 Jackson Jeffcoat Texas SO DL 11 8.0 54 0.73
53 Sio Moore U Conn JR LB 9 6.5 40 0.72
54 Nick Perry USC JR DL 12 8.5 48 0.71
55 Bruce Irvin WVU SR DL 10 7.0 60 0.70
56 Scott Smith Texas Tech SR DL 8 5.5 34 0.69
57 Frank Alexander Oklahoma SR DL 11 7.5 48 0.68
58 Devekeyan Lattimore S Florida SO LB 9 6.0 36 0.67
58 Jonathan Brown Illinois SO LB 9 6.0 28 0.67
58 Kawann Short Purdue JR DL 9 6.0 26 0.67
58 Khalil Mack Buffalo SO LB 3 2.0 11 0.67
58 Jabaree Tuani Navy SR DL 3 2.0 6 0.67
63 Derek Wolfe Cincinnati SR DL 10 6.5 51 0.65
63 Brandon Lindsey Pittsburgh SR LB 10 6.5 36 0.65
65 Chandler Jones Syracuse SR DL 7 4.5 34 0.64
66 Brandon Jenkins FSU JR DL 11 7.0 54 0.64
67 Chase Thomas Stanford SR LB 12 7.5 59 0.63
67 Dion Jordan Oregon JR DL 12 7.5 57 0.63
67 Sam Montgomery LSU SO DL 12 7.5 51 0.63
67 Andre Monroe Maryland FR DL 8 5.0 36 0.63
71 Devin Taylor S Carolina JR DL 10 6.0 42 0.60
71 Walter Stewart Cincinnati JR DL 10 6.0 27 0.60
73 Terrell Manning NC State JR LB 8 4.5 36 0.56
74 Cornelius Washington Georgia JR LB 9 5.0 43 0.56
74 Jeremiah Attaochu Ga Tech SO LB 9 5.0 38 0.56
74 Ronald Powell Florida SO LB 9 5.0 34 0.56
74 Jack Crawford Penn State SR DL 9 5.0 30 0.56
74 Fletcher Cox Miss St JR DL 9 5.0 18 0.56
79 Lavonte David Nebraska SR LB 10 5.5 46 0.55
79 Aaron Lynch Notre Dame FR DL 10 5.5 45 0.55
79 Chas Alecxih Pittsburgh SR DL 10 5.5 39 0.55
79 Ryan Van Bergen Michigan SR DL 10 5.5 35 0.55
79 Brandon Mills Cincinnati JR DL 10 5.5 33 0.55
79 Michael Buchanan Illinois JR LB 10 5.5 23 0.55
85 Mike Daniels Iowa SR DL 11 6.0 46 0.55
85 John Simon Ohio State JR DL 11 6.0 44 0.55
85 Bjoern Werner FSU SO DL 11 6.0 37 0.55
85 Trevor Guyton California SR DL 11 6.0 36 0.55
85 Alex Okafor Texas JR DL 11 6.0 35 0.55
85 Tim Fugger Vanderbilt SR DL 11 6.0 35 0.55
85 Jamie Blatnick Okla St SR DL 11 6.0 33 0.55
92 Josh Kaddu Oregon SR LB 12 6.5 34 0.54
93 Barkevious Mingo LSU SO DL 12 6.0 47 0.50
93 Trent Murphy Stanford JR LB 12 6.0 38 0.50
93 Cornellius Carradine FSU JR DL 11 5.5 42 0.50
93 Broderick Binns Iowa SR DL 11 5.5 35 0.50
93 Najee Goode WVU SR LB 10 5.0 34 0.50
93 Scott Crichton Oregon St FR DL 10 5.0 31 0.50
93 William Gholston Mich St SO LB 10 5.0 30 0.50
93 Jacquies Smith Missouri SR DL 10 5.0 26 0.50

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