2012 National Leaders Tackles For Loss - Games vs. Ranked Teams Only (AP Poll) through 01/07/2013

Name Team Yr Pos G TFL TFL Yards TFL/G
1 Trevardo Williams U Conn SR DL 1 3.5 18 3.50
2 Quanterus Smith Western Ky SR DL 1 3.0 27 3.00
3 Jarvis Jones Georgia JR LB 5 14.0 80 2.80
4 Scott Vallone Rutgers SR DL 1 2.5 15 2.50
4 Kareem Martin N Carolina JR DL 1 2.5 13 2.50
4 Emeka Onyenekwu La-Lafytte SR DL 1 2.5 10 2.50
7 Tra'Mayne Bondurant Arizona SO DB 3 7.0 26 2.33
8 Ryan Shazier Ohio State SO LB 2 4.5 22 2.25
8 Tristan Okpalaugo Fresno St SR LB 2 4.5 17 2.25
8 Kenneth Tate Maryland SR LB 2 4.5 14 2.25
11 Jadeveon Clowney S Carolina SO DL 6 13.0 69 2.17
12 Rickey Dowdy NC State JR LB 3 6.0 16 2.00
12 Jack Tyler Va Tech JR LB 2 4.0 18 2.00
12 Nick Tenhaeff SDSU JR LB 2 4.0 13 2.00
12 Nate D. Smith Temple FR LB 1 2.0 24 2.00
12 Connor Williams Utah State JR DL 1 2.0 18 2.00
12 Nevin Lawson Utah State JR DB 1 2.0 17 2.00
12 Ryan Wirth U Conn SR DL 1 2.0 15 2.00
12 Justin Anderson La-Lafytte JR LB 1 2.0 13 2.00
12 Kyler Fackrell Utah State FR LB 1 2.0 11 2.00
12 Kevin Reddick N Carolina SR LB 1 2.0 11 2.00
12 Yawin Smallwood U Conn SO LB 1 2.0 10 2.00
12 Jordan Nielsen Utah State FR DL 1 2.0 9 2.00
12 Isame Faciane FIU JR DL 1 2.0 6 2.00
12 Troy Davis UCF SR DL 1 2.0 5 2.00
12 Derrell Johnson ECU JR LB 1 2.0 5 2.00
12 Albert Rosette Nevada SR LB 1 2.0 5 2.00
12 Steve Beauharnais Rutgers SR LB 1 2.0 4 2.00
12 Lorenzo Waters Rutgers SO DB 1 2.0 3 2.00
30 Trent Murphy Stanford SR LB 4 7.5 28 1.88
31 Alex Okafor Texas SR DL 3 5.5 40 1.83
32 Anthony Barr UCLA JR LB 4 7.0 57 1.75
32 Damontre Moore Texas A&M JR DL 4 7.0 32 1.75
32 Datone Jones UCLA SR DL 4 7.0 23 1.75
35 Anthony Watkins Oregon St SR DB 3 5.0 23 1.67
36 Jeremiah Attaochu Ga Tech JR LB 3 4.5 29 1.50
36 Shaun Lewis Okla St JR LB 3 4.5 29 1.50
36 Bruce Taylor Va Tech SR LB 2 3.0 26 1.50
36 James Gayle Va Tech JR DL 2 3.0 21 1.50
36 Ted Ouellet BGSU JR DL 2 3.0 12 1.50
36 Davon Coleman Ariz St JR DL 2 3.0 7 1.50
36 Adam Replogle Indiana SR DL 2 3.0 6 1.50
36 Tommy Heffernan N Carolina SO LB 1 1.5 10 1.50
36 Andrew Jackson Western Ky JR LB 1 1.5 9 1.50
36 E.J. Dunston UCF JR DL 1 1.5 5 1.50
36 Maalik Bomar Cincinnati SR LB 1 1.5 5 1.50
36 Greg Blair Cincinnati SR LB 1 1.5 5 1.50
36 Sio Moore U Conn SR LB 1 1.5 5 1.50
36 Ka'Lial Glaud Rutgers SR DL 1 1.5 3 1.50
36 Rashaan Melvin N Illinois SR DB 1 1.5 3 1.50
36 Preston Brown Louisville JR LB 1 1.5 2 1.50
52 Ezekiel Ansah BYU SR LB 5 7.0 16 1.40
53 Eric Martin Nebraska SR DL 4 5.5 27 1.38
53 Karl Butler Vanderbilt JR DB 4 5.5 18 1.38
55 Denzel Nkemdiche Miss FR LB 6 8.0 27 1.33
55 Jamie Collins USM SR DL 3 4.0 23 1.33
55 Meshak Williams Kansas St SR DL 3 4.0 20 1.33
55 Chi Chi Ariguzo N'western SO LB 3 4.0 16 1.33
55 Josh Francis WVU SR LB 3 4.0 12 1.33
55 Kiko Alonso Oregon SR LB 3 4.0 7 1.33
61 Shawn Plummer Fresno St SR LB 2 2.5 21 1.25
61 Shervarius Jackson Ark St SR DL 2 2.5 19 1.25
61 Donte Savage NMSU SR DL 2 2.5 15 1.25
61 Rashad Rainey New Mexico JR LB 2 2.5 15 1.25
61 Travis Johnson SJSU SR DL 2 2.5 8 1.25
61 Brandon Newman Ball State SR DL 2 2.5 7 1.25
61 Markus Pierce-Brewster Syracuse JR DL 2 2.5 6 1.25
61 Mark Garrick UNLV JR DL 2 2.5 6 1.25
61 Jacarri Alexander Indiana JR LB 2 2.5 5 1.25
61 Deon Goggins Syracuse SR DL 2 2.5 3 1.25
71 Lamin Barrow LSU JR LB 5 6.0 8 1.20
72 Bjoern Werner FSU JR DL 3 3.5 36 1.17
72 Morgan Breslin USC JR DL 3 3.5 23 1.17
72 Sir Thomas Jackson Arizona FR LB 3 3.5 21 1.17
72 Khyri Thornton USM JR DL 3 3.5 18 1.17
72 Michael Clay Oregon SR LB 3 3.5 17 1.17
72 Michael Doctor Oregon St JR LB 3 3.5 16 1.17
72 Gerald Hodges Penn State SR LB 3 3.5 16 1.17
72 Ryan Russell Purdue SO DL 3 3.5 16 1.17
72 Deion Barnes Penn State FR DL 3 3.5 15 1.17
72 Xavier Brewer Clemson SR DB 3 3.5 14 1.17
72 Thomas Teal NC State SO DL 3 3.5 12 1.17
72 Akeem Spence Illinois JR DL 3 3.5 11 1.17
72 T.Y. McGill NC State SO DL 3 3.5 10 1.17
72 Jonathan Willard Clemson SR LB 3 3.5 7 1.17
72 Robert Maci Purdue SR DL 3 3.5 7 1.17
87 Usua Amanam Stanford SR DB 4 4.5 23 1.13
87 Spencer Nealy Texas A&M SR DL 4 4.5 13 1.13
87 Chris Smith Arkansas JR DL 4 4.5 12 1.13
87 Alec Ogletree Georgia JR LB 4 4.5 11 1.13
87 Ben Gardner Stanford SR DL 4 4.5 8 1.13
92 Kevin Minter LSU JR LB 5 5.5 31 1.10
92 Barkevious Mingo LSU JR DL 5 5.5 27 1.10
92 Brandon Ogletree BYU SR LB 5 5.5 13 1.10
95 Sheldon Richardson Missouri JR DL 6 6.5 31 1.08
96 Sharrif Floyd Florida JR DL 7 7.0 39 1.00
96 Kony Ealy Missouri SO DL 6 6.0 17 1.00
96 Herman Lathers Tennessee SR LB 5 5.0 25 1.00
96 Alvin Dupree Kentucky SO LB 5 5.0 24 1.00
96 Kyle Van Noy BYU JR LB 5 5.0 19 1.00

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