2011 National Leaders Sacks - All Games through 01/09/2012

Name Team Yr Pos G Sacks Sack Yards Sacks/G
1 Whitney Mercilus Illinois JR DL 13 16.0 105 1.23
2 Trevardo Williams U Conn JR DL 12 12.5 83 1.04
3 Brandon Joiner Ark St SR DL 13 13.0 99 1.00
3 Jake Bequette Arkansas SR DL 10 10.0 88 1.00
5 Jarvis Jones Georgia SO LB 14 13.5 90 0.96
5 Sammy Brown Houston SR LB 14 13.5 86 0.96
7 Vinny Curry Marshall SR DL 13 11.0 69 0.85
7 Aaron Donald Pittsburgh SO DL 13 11.0 63 0.85
9 Nordly Capi CSU SO DL 12 9.5 63 0.79
9 Travis Johnson SJSU JR DL 12 9.5 49 0.79
11 Denicos Allen Mich St SO LB 14 11.0 69 0.79
12 Melvin Ingram S Carolina SR DL 13 10.0 80 0.77
13 Sean Porter Texas A&M JR LB 13 9.5 74 0.73
13 Corey Lemonier Auburn SO DL 13 9.5 66 0.73
13 Derek Wolfe Cincinnati SR DL 13 9.5 66 0.73
13 Courtney Upshaw Alabama SR LB 13 9.5 62 0.73
13 Dezman Moses Tulane SR DL 13 9.5 58 0.73
18 Damontre Moore Texas A&M SO LB 12 8.5 50 0.71
18 Nick Perry USC JR DL 12 8.5 48 0.71
18 Chris Jones BGSU JR DL 12 8.5 45 0.71
21 Stansly Maponga TCU SO DL 13 9.0 54 0.69
21 Brett Roy Nevada SR DL 13 9.0 33 0.69
23 Cordarro Law USM SR DL 14 9.5 80 0.68
23 Andre Branch Clemson SR DL 14 9.5 68 0.68
25 Scott Solomon Rice SR DL 12 8.0 34 0.67
26 Chase Thomas Stanford SR LB 13 8.5 73 0.65
26 Brandon Lindsey Pittsburgh SR LB 13 8.5 54 0.65
26 Frank Alexander Oklahoma SR DL 13 8.5 49 0.65
26 Josh Shirley Washington FR DL 13 8.5 48 0.65
26 Christian Lacey La Tech SR DL 13 8.5 47 0.65
26 Drew Nowak W Mich SR DL 13 8.5 45 0.65
32 Sam Montgomery LSU SO DL 14 9.0 55 0.64
33 Bruce Irvin WVU SR DL 13 8.0 67 0.62
33 Brandon Jenkins FSU JR DL 13 8.0 62 0.62
33 Miles Burris SDSU SR LB 13 8.0 60 0.62
33 Tyrunn Walker Tulsa SR DL 13 8.0 57 0.62
33 Jackson Jeffcoat Texas SO DL 13 8.0 54 0.62
33 Art Laurel Hawai'i SO LB 13 8.0 52 0.62
33 Jamie Blatnick Okla St SR DL 13 8.0 51 0.62
33 Jadeveon Clowney S Carolina FR DL 13 8.0 49 0.62
41 Devekeyan Lattimore S Florida SO LB 12 7.0 44 0.58
42 Quinton Coples N Carolina SR DL 13 7.5 51 0.58
42 Matt Broha La Tech SR DL 13 7.5 49 0.58
42 Michael Buchanan Illinois JR LB 13 7.5 40 0.58
45 Andre Monroe Maryland FR DL 9 5.0 36 0.56
46 Ronnell Lewis Oklahoma JR DL 10 5.5 58 0.55
46 Marcus Smith Louisville SO DL 10 5.5 41 0.55
46 C.J. James CSU JR DL 10 5.5 28 0.55
49 Jeremiah Attaochu Ga Tech SO LB 11 6.0 45 0.55
49 Claude Davis S Florida SR DL 11 6.0 36 0.55
51 Quanterus Smith Western Ky JR DL 12 6.5 54 0.54
51 Troy Evans La-Monroe SR DL 12 6.5 51 0.54
51 Sio Moore U Conn JR LB 12 6.5 40 0.54
51 James Dunlap UNLV SR DL 12 6.5 40 0.54
51 Brandon Akpunku N Texas SR DL 12 6.5 37 0.54
56 Meshak Williams Kansas St JR DL 13 7.0 59 0.54
56 Shea McClellin Boise St SR DL 13 7.0 52 0.54
56 Mike Daniels Iowa SR DL 13 7.0 49 0.54
56 John Simon Ohio State JR DL 13 7.0 47 0.54
56 Josh Hartigan Colorado SR LB 13 7.0 44 0.54
56 James Gayle Va Tech SO DL 13 7.0 44 0.54
56 Bjoern Werner FSU SO DL 13 7.0 40 0.54
56 Tim Fugger Vanderbilt SR DL 13 7.0 39 0.54
56 Taylor Thompson SMU SR DL 13 7.0 38 0.54
65 Dion Jordan Oregon JR DL 14 7.5 57 0.54
66 Barkevious Mingo LSU SO DL 14 7.0 57 0.50
66 Justin Francis Rutgers SR DL 13 6.5 47 0.50
66 Adrian Robinson Temple SR DL 13 6.5 46 0.50
66 Chas Alecxih Pittsburgh SR DL 13 6.5 43 0.50
66 Trent Murphy Stanford JR LB 13 6.5 43 0.50
66 Bernard Smith La-Lafytte SR DL 13 6.5 41 0.50
66 Tyrone Crawford Boise St SR DL 13 6.5 39 0.50
66 Jack Crawford Penn State SR DL 13 6.5 39 0.50
66 Gabe Knapton Wyoming SR DL 13 6.5 34 0.50
66 Kawann Short Purdue JR DL 13 6.5 31 0.50
66 Ronald Powell Florida SO LB 12 6.0 41 0.50
66 Jonathan Massaquoi Troy JR DL 12 6.0 41 0.50
66 Leighton Gasque MTSU FR LB 12 6.0 37 0.50
66 Scott Crichton Oregon St FR DL 12 6.0 33 0.50
66 Jonathan Brown Illinois SO LB 12 6.0 28 0.50
66 Terrell Manning NC State JR LB 11 5.5 44 0.50
82 Jamie Collins USM JR LB 14 6.5 45 0.46
82 Josh Kaddu Oregon SR LB 14 6.5 34 0.46
84 Logan Harrell Fresno St SR DL 13 6.0 63 0.46
84 Kyle Van Noy BYU SO LB 13 6.0 42 0.46
84 Devin Taylor S Carolina JR DL 13 6.0 42 0.46
84 Alex Means Air Force JR LB 13 6.0 39 0.46
84 Ja'Gared Davis SMU JR LB 13 6.0 38 0.46
84 Trevor Guyton California SR DL 13 6.0 36 0.46
84 Alex Okafor Texas JR DL 13 6.0 35 0.46
84 Walter Stewart Cincinnati JR DL 13 6.0 27 0.46
84 Julian Miller WVU SR DL 13 6.0 24 0.46
93 Levi Koskan Utah State SR DL 12 5.5 47 0.46
93 Aaron Lynch Notre Dame FR DL 12 5.5 45 0.46
93 Chidera Uzo-Diribe Colorado SO DL 12 5.5 37 0.46
93 Brad Ohrman E Mich SR DL 12 5.5 36 0.46
93 Khalil Mack Buffalo SO LB 12 5.5 35 0.46
93 Brandon Mills Cincinnati JR DL 12 5.5 33 0.46
93 Ryne Giddins S Florida SO DL 12 5.5 28 0.46
93 Jabaree Tuani Navy SR DL 12 5.5 22 0.46

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