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

Name Team Yr Pos G TFL TFL Yards TFL/G
1 Whitney Mercilus Illinois JR DL 10 19.5 107 1.95
2 Jonathan Brown Illinois SO LB 9 18.5 59 2.06
3 Frank Alexander Oklahoma SR DL 11 17.5 79 1.59
3 Damontre Moore Texas A&M SO LB 11 17.5 70 1.59
5 Jarvis Jones Georgia SO LB 11 17.0 99 1.55
5 Jackson Jeffcoat Texas SO DL 11 17.0 83 1.55
5 Derek Wolfe Cincinnati SR DL 10 17.0 77 1.70
8 Chase Thomas Stanford SR LB 12 16.5 82 1.38
9 Denicos Allen Mich St SO LB 11 16.0 78 1.46
10 Melvin Ingram S Carolina SR DL 10 15.0 100 1.50
10 Andre Branch Clemson SR DL 12 15.0 77 1.25
12 Fletcher Cox Miss St JR DL 9 14.5 41 1.61
12 Chris Borland Wisconsin SO LB 11 14.5 33 1.32
14 Sean Porter Texas A&M JR LB 11 14.0 76 1.27
14 Nikita Whitlock Wk Forest SO DL 12 14.0 64 1.17
14 John Simon Ohio State JR DL 11 14.0 55 1.27
14 William Gholston Mich St SO LB 10 14.0 46 1.40
14 Emmanuel Acho Texas SR LB 11 14.0 37 1.27
19 Courtney Upshaw Alabama SR LB 10 13.5 79 1.35
19 Kawann Short Purdue JR DL 9 13.5 42 1.50
21 Barkevious Mingo LSU SO DL 12 13.0 78 1.08
21 Nick Perry USC JR DL 12 13.0 64 1.08
21 Aaron Donald Pittsburgh SO DL 10 13.0 62 1.30
21 Terrell Manning NC State JR LB 8 13.0 57 1.63
21 Najee Goode WVU SR LB 10 13.0 43 1.30
26 Trevardo Williams U Conn JR DL 9 12.5 90 1.39
26 Devon Still Penn State SR DL 9 12.5 60 1.39
26 Quinton Coples N Carolina SR DL 11 12.5 57 1.14
26 Scott Crichton Oregon St FR DL 10 12.5 55 1.25
26 Tim Fugger Vanderbilt SR DL 11 12.5 50 1.14
31 Dion Jordan Oregon JR DL 12 12.0 73 1.00
31 Josh Shirley Washington FR DL 11 12.0 55 1.09
31 Trevor Guyton California SR DL 11 12.0 52 1.09
31 Sio Moore U Conn JR LB 9 12.0 50 1.33
31 Alex Okafor Texas JR DL 11 12.0 48 1.09
31 Khaseem Greene Rutgers JR DB 9 12.0 45 1.33
31 Dexter Heyman Louisville SR LB 10 12.0 43 1.20
38 Bruce Irvin WVU SR DL 10 11.5 76 1.15
38 Corey Lemonier Auburn SO DL 10 11.5 64 1.15
38 Mike Daniels Iowa SR DL 11 11.5 60 1.05
38 Sam Montgomery LSU SO DL 12 11.5 58 0.96
38 Ryan Van Bergen Michigan SR DL 10 11.5 50 1.15
38 Mychal Kendricks California SR LB 11 11.5 45 1.05
38 Marcus Rush Mich St FR LB 11 11.5 43 1.05
38 Jamie Blatnick Okla St SR DL 11 11.5 42 1.05
38 John Hughes Cincinnati SR DL 10 11.5 38 1.15
38 Winston Guy Jr. Kentucky SR DB 9 11.5 31 1.28
38 Sean Spence Miami (Fl) SR LB 10 11.5 26 1.15
49 Michael Buchanan Illinois JR LB 10 11.0 55 1.10
49 Chas Alecxih Pittsburgh SR DL 10 11.0 50 1.10
49 Walter Stewart Cincinnati JR DL 10 11.0 42 1.10
49 Luke Lambert Missouri SR LB 11 11.0 29 1.00
53 Ronnell Lewis Oklahoma JR DL 8 10.5 75 1.31
53 Lavonte David Nebraska SR LB 10 10.5 61 1.05
53 Jeremiah Attaochu Ga Tech SO LB 9 10.5 53 1.17
53 Broderick Binns Iowa SR DL 11 10.5 53 0.96
53 Travis Long Wash St JR DL 9 10.5 31 1.17
58 Jadeveon Clowney S Carolina FR DL 10 10.0 52 1.00
58 Justin Francis Rutgers SR DL 9 10.0 42 1.11
58 J.K. Schaffer Cincinnati SR LB 10 10.0 40 1.00
58 Zach Brown N Carolina SR LB 11 10.0 39 0.91
58 Rob Lohr Vanderbilt JR DL 11 10.0 35 0.91
58 Matt Elam Florida SO DB 10 10.0 32 1.00
58 Luke Kuechly BC JR LB 10 10.0 25 1.00
65 Jake Bequette Arkansas SR DL 8 9.5 82 1.19
65 Bjoern Werner FSU SO DL 11 9.5 48 0.86
65 Alonzo Highsmith Arkansas JR LB 10 9.5 47 0.95
65 Devekeyan Lattimore S Florida SO LB 9 9.5 45 1.06
65 Josh Kaddu Oregon SR LB 12 9.5 42 0.79
65 Malik Jackson Tennessee SR DL 9 9.5 36 1.06
65 Nigel Bradham FSU SR LB 11 9.5 36 0.86
65 Twyon Martin U Conn SR DL 9 9.5 35 1.06
65 D.J. Holt California SR LB 11 9.5 35 0.86
65 Kyle Wilber Wk Forest SR LB 12 9.5 34 0.79
65 Ryne Giddins S Florida SO DL 9 9.5 31 1.06
65 Eltoro Freeman Auburn SR LB 10 9.5 30 0.95
65 Steve Beauharnais Rutgers JR LB 9 9.5 28 1.06
65 Michael Brockers LSU SO DL 12 9.5 28 0.79
79 Brandon Jenkins FSU JR DL 11 9.0 64 0.82
79 Scott Smith Texas Tech SR DL 8 9.0 58 1.13
79 Terrell Turner Oregon SR DL 12 9.0 56 0.75
79 Jake Ryan Michigan FR LB 10 9.0 49 0.90
79 Rennie Moore Clemson SR DL 12 9.0 48 0.75
79 Trent Murphy Stanford JR LB 12 9.0 44 0.75
79 Kyle Fuller Va Tech SO DB 10 9.0 43 0.90
79 Brandon Lindsey Pittsburgh SR LB 10 9.0 39 0.90
79 Gerald Hodges Penn State JR LB 9 9.0 35 1.00
79 Kendall Reyes U Conn SR DL 9 9.0 25 1.00
79 Julian Miller WVU SR DL 10 9.0 22 0.90
90 Ben Gardner Stanford JR DL 12 8.5 39 0.71
90 Dont'a Hightower Alabama JR LB 10 8.5 36 0.85
90 Matt Conrath Virginia SR DL 10 8.5 33 0.85
90 Cam Johnson Virginia SR DL 10 8.5 31 0.85
90 Danny Trevathan Kentucky SR LB 9 8.5 29 0.94
90 Manti Te'o Notre Dame JR LB 11 8.5 28 0.77
90 Jeff Thomas Indiana SR LB 8 8.5 17 1.06
90 Johnathan Hankins Ohio State SO DL 11 8.5 15 0.77
98 Ronald Powell Florida SO LB 9 8.0 51 0.89
98 Telvin Smith FSU SO LB 11 8.0 51 0.73
98 Matthew Masifilo Stanford SR DL 12 8.0 49 0.67