2012 National Leaders Tackles - Games vs. BCS Automatic Qualifying Teams through 01/07/2013

Name Team Yr Pos G Solo Assisted Total Total/G
1 Steve Greer Virginia SR LB 10 38 66 104 10.40
2 A.J. Johnson Tennessee SO LB 9 47 62 109 12.11
3 Kevin Minter LSU JR LB 10 52 57 109 10.90
3 Jack Tyler Va Tech JR LB 11 47 57 104 9.45
3 Will Compton Nebraska SR LB 11 31 57 88 8.00
6 Greg Blair Cincinnati SR LB 9 51 56 107 11.89
7 T.J. McDonald USC SR DB 12 50 55 105 8.75
7 Cameron Lawrence Miss St SR LB 9 41 55 96 10.67
9 LaRoy Reynolds Virginia SR LB 9 34 53 87 9.67
10 Nick Clancy BC SR LB 10 68 51 119 11.90
10 Gerald Hodges Penn State SR LB 10 42 51 93 9.30
12 Preston Brown Louisville JR LB 10 45 50 95 9.50
12 Manti Te'o Notre Dame SR LB 11 45 50 95 8.64
12 Anthony Hitchens Iowa JR LB 8 42 50 92 11.50
15 Eric Kendricks UCLA SO LB 12 84 48 132 11.00
15 Hayes Pullard USC SO LB 12 53 48 101 8.42
15 Yawin Smallwood U Conn SO LB 9 47 48 95 10.56
15 Max Bullough Mich St JR LB 10 42 48 90 9.00
19 Benardrick McKinney Miss St FR LB 9 32 45 77 8.56
19 Mason Monheim Illinois FR LB 9 28 45 73 8.11
21 Walt Canty Duke SR DB 10 42 44 86 8.60
22 Avery Williamson Kentucky JR LB 9 58 43 101 11.22
22 Alec Ogletree Georgia JR LB 9 56 43 99 11.00
22 Christian Kirksey Iowa JR LB 9 36 43 79 8.78
25 Daren Bates Auburn SR LB 9 30 42 72 8.00
26 Mike Taylor Wisconsin SR LB 11 50 41 91 8.27
26 James Morris Iowa JR LB 9 44 41 85 9.44
26 Jory Johnson U Conn SR LB 9 27 41 68 7.56
26 Denzel Nkemdiche Miss FR LB 10 27 41 68 6.80
30 Lamin Barrow LSU JR LB 10 45 40 85 8.50
30 Lamar Dawson USC SO LB 12 37 40 77 6.42
32 Earl Wolff NC State SR DB 11 69 39 108 9.82
33 A.J. Klein Iowa State SR LB 10 49 38 87 8.70
33 Christian Jones FSU JR LB 11 44 38 82 7.45
33 Shayne Skov Stanford SR LB 13 42 38 80 6.15
33 Calvin Pryor Louisville SO DB 10 39 38 77 7.70
33 Eric Reid LSU JR DB 10 36 38 74 7.40
33 Desmond Morgan Michigan SO LB 10 36 38 74 7.40
33 Jermaine Whitehead Auburn SO DB 9 33 38 71 7.89
33 Glenn Carson Penn State JR LB 10 31 38 69 6.90
33 Steven Jenkins Texas A&M SR LB 9 28 38 66 7.33
42 Ben Heeney Kansas SO LB 9 51 37 88 9.78
42 Jonathan Willard Clemson SR LB 11 45 37 82 7.45
42 Daimion Stafford Nebraska SR DB 11 43 37 80 7.27
45 Damien Proby N'western JR LB 12 70 36 106 8.83
45 Chris Borland Wisconsin JR LB 10 42 36 78 7.80
45 Chase Garnham Vanderbilt JR LB 11 40 36 76 6.91
45 Nick Forbes California SO LB 10 38 36 74 7.40
45 Sterling Lucas NC State SR LB 11 36 36 72 6.55
45 Zeke Motta Notre Dame SR DB 11 33 36 69 6.27
45 Byron Jones U Conn SO DB 9 32 36 68 7.56
45 Alonzo Whaley Nebraska SR LB 11 23 36 59 5.36
53 Michael Mauti Penn State SR LB 9 37 35 72 8.00
53 Mike Marry Miss JR LB 10 29 35 64 6.40
53 Mike Rallis Minnesota SR LB 10 24 35 59 5.90
56 Ryan Shazier Ohio State SO LB 9 54 34 88 9.78
56 Khaseem Greene Rutgers SR LB 9 49 34 83 9.22
56 Tre Boston N Carolina JR DB 9 43 34 77 8.56
56 Rickey Dowdy NC State JR LB 11 42 34 76 6.91
56 Cody Prewitt Miss SO DB 10 37 34 71 7.10
56 Demetruce McNeal Auburn JR DB 9 35 34 69 7.67
56 Shaq Wilson S Carolina SR LB 10 32 34 66 6.60
56 John Timu Washington SO LB 10 30 34 64 6.40
64 Bryce Hager Baylor SO LB 10 52 33 85 8.50
64 Jordon Byas Duke SR DB 9 44 33 77 8.56
64 Ethan Armstrong Wisconsin JR LB 11 44 33 77 7.00
64 Shawn Williams Georgia SR DB 11 41 33 74 6.73
64 Akeem Spence Illinois JR DL 9 28 33 61 6.78
69 Michael Clay Oregon SR LB 9 57 32 89 9.89
69 Chi Chi Ariguzo N'western SO LB 12 54 32 86 7.17
69 Kevin Pierre-Louis BC JR LB 8 48 32 80 10.00
69 Kenny Cain TCU SR LB 11 44 32 76 6.91
69 Michael Doctor Oregon St JR LB 11 39 32 71 6.45
69 Thomas Gordon Michigan JR DB 11 36 32 68 6.18
69 Sheldon Richardson Missouri JR DL 9 31 32 63 7.00
69 Leonard Williams USC FR DL 12 30 32 62 5.17
69 Dan Fox Notre Dame SR LB 11 23 32 55 5.00
69 Jake Holland Auburn JR LB 8 19 32 51 6.38
79 Jake Fischer Arizona JR LB 10 56 31 87 8.70
79 Marquis Flowers Arizona JR DB 10 45 31 76 7.60
79 Anthony Harris Virginia SO DB 10 38 31 69 6.90
79 Justin Jackson Wk Forest JR LB 10 32 31 63 6.30
79 Darryl Monroe Wash St FR LB 9 28 31 59 6.56
79 William Gholston Mich St JR DL 10 19 31 50 5.00
85 David Nwabuisi N'western SR LB 12 60 30 90 7.50
85 Deone Bucannon Wash St JR DB 9 54 30 84 9.33
85 Jacques Washington Iowa State JR DB 10 46 30 76 7.60
85 Kenny Demens Michigan SR LB 11 43 30 73 6.64
85 Isaiah Johnson Ga Tech JR DB 10 42 30 72 7.20
85 P.J. Smith Nebraska SR DB 11 41 30 71 6.45
85 Steele Divitto BC JR LB 10 39 30 69 6.90
85 Denicos Allen Mich St JR LB 10 38 30 68 6.80
85 Andrew Wilson Missouri JR LB 10 38 30 68 6.80
85 Amarlo Herrera Georgia SO LB 11 25 30 55 5.00
85 Steve Beauharnais Rutgers SR LB 9 23 30 53 5.89
85 Terrell Williams Arkansas SR LB 7 18 30 48 6.86
85 A.J. Turner Arkansas FR LB 9 15 30 45 5.00
85 David Helton Duke SO LB 10 15 30 45 4.50
99 C.J. Mosley Alabama JR LB 11 55 29 84 7.64
99 Ibraheim Campbell N'western SO DB 12 54 29 83 6.92