2012 National Leaders Interceptions - All Games through 01/07/2013

Name Team Yr Pos G Int. Yards TD Int./G
1 Phillip Thomas Fresno St SR DB 13 8 98 3 0.62
2 Jordan Poyer Oregon St SR DB 12 7 122 1 0.58
3 Bené Benwikere SJSU JR DB 13 7 152 1 0.54
3 Manti Te'o Notre Dame SR LB 13 7 35 0 0.54
5 Jonathan Dowling Western Ky SO DB 12 6 111 1 0.50
6 Derron Smith Fresno St SO DB 13 6 127 1 0.46
6 Javon Harris Oklahoma SR DB 13 6 69 1 0.46
6 Jason Hendricks Pittsburgh JR DB 13 6 64 0 0.46
6 Jason Verrett TCU JR DB 13 6 16 0 0.46
10 Ty Zimmerman Kansas St JR DB 11 5 67 0 0.45
11 D.J. Hayden Houston SR DB 9 4 171 2 0.44
12 Ed Reynolds Stanford JR DB 14 6 301 3 0.43
13 Byron Moore Tennessee JR DB 12 5 88 1 0.42
13 Lorenzo Doss Tulane FR DB 12 5 79 0 0.42
13 Zachary McMillian Houston JR DB 12 5 8 0 0.42
13 Najja Johnson Buffalo JR DB 12 5 0 0 0.42
17 Sean Alston Fresno St SO DB 13 5 103 0 0.38
17 Nigel Malone Kansas St SR DB 13 5 102 0 0.38
17 Darius Slay Miss St SR DB 13 5 101 1 0.38
17 Will Davis Utah State SR DB 13 5 100 1 0.38
17 David Amerson NC State JR DB 13 5 82 1 0.38
17 Erick Dargan Oregon SO DB 13 5 77 0 0.38
17 Allen Chapman Kansas St SR DB 13 5 64 1 0.38
17 Rodney Gillis La-Lafytte SR DB 13 5 50 0 0.38
17 Ross Cockrell Duke JR DB 13 5 46 1 0.38
17 Antone Exum Va Tech JR DB 13 5 44 0 0.38
17 Keelan Johnson Ariz St SR DB 13 5 39 0 0.38
17 Brandon Jones Rutgers SR DB 13 5 15 1 0.38
29 Dexter McCoil Tulsa SR DB 14 5 38 0 0.36
29 Cortney Lester Buffalo SO DB 11 4 94 1 0.36
31 Kevin Byard MTSU FR DB 12 4 167 2 0.33
31 Kiko Alonso Oregon SR LB 12 4 62 0 0.33
31 Travis Howard Ohio State SR DB 12 4 51 0 0.33
31 Tim Scott N Carolina SO DB 12 4 50 1 0.33
31 Tre Boston N Carolina JR DB 12 4 38 1 0.33
31 Johnathan Cyprien FIU SR DB 12 4 32 0 0.33
31 Deone Bucannon Wash St JR DB 12 4 30 0 0.33
31 Darryl Morris Texas St SR DB 12 4 14 0 0.33
31 Craig Mager Texas St SO DB 12 4 0 0 0.33
31 Erik Brown UTSA JR DB 9 3 3 0 0.33
41 Jermaine Robinson Toledo SR DB 13 4 132 2 0.31
41 Johnthan Banks Miss St SR DB 13 4 124 0 0.31
41 Nathan Herrold Ark St SR LB 13 4 119 0 0.31
41 Eddie Lackey Baylor JR LB 13 4 110 2 0.31
41 Elisha Olabode TCU JR DB 13 4 107 2 0.31
41 Tyrell Pearson South Ala JR DB 13 4 94 0 0.31
41 Matt Elam Florida JR DB 13 4 73 0 0.31
41 Michael Carter Minnesota SR DB 13 4 61 1 0.31
41 Bennett Jackson Notre Dame JR DB 13 4 57 0 0.31
41 Ifo Ekpre-Olomu Oregon SO DB 13 4 54 1 0.31
41 Jamar Taylor Boise St SR DB 13 4 54 0 0.31
41 Sam Carter TCU SO DB 13 4 48 0 0.31
41 Jahleel Addae C Mich SR DB 13 4 46 0 0.31
41 Tharold Simon LSU JR DB 13 4 43 0 0.31
41 Landon Feichter Purdue SO DB 13 4 39 1 0.31
41 Isaiah Newsome La-Monroe JR DB 13 4 33 0 0.31
41 Aaron Colvin Oklahoma JR DB 13 4 28 0 0.31
41 Jude Adjei-Barimah BGSU SO DB 13 4 25 0 0.31
41 Rashard Hall Clemson SR DB 13 4 17 0 0.31
41 Logan Ryan Rutgers JR DB 13 4 17 0 0.31
41 Quandre Diggs Texas SO DB 13 4 14 0 0.31
41 Jemarlous Moten La-Lafytte SR DB 13 4 13 0 0.31
41 Jelani Woseley Ohio SR LB 13 4 9 0 0.31
41 Dion Bailey USC SO LB 13 4 4 0 0.31
41 K'Waun Williams Pittsburgh JR DB 13 4 0 0 0.31
66 Chad Reese Wyoming SO DB 10 3 127 0 0.30
66 Avery Patterson Oregon JR DB 10 3 111 2 0.30
66 Nick VanHoose N'western FR DB 10 3 39 0 0.30
66 Spenser Rositano BC SO DB 10 3 24 0 0.30
66 Triston Wade UTSA SO DB 10 3 18 0 0.30
71 Ha'Sean Clinton-Dix Alabama SO DB 14 4 81 0 0.29
71 Devin Smith Wisconsin SR DB 14 4 67 0 0.29
71 Damian Swann Georgia SO DB 14 4 61 0 0.29
71 Robert Lester Alabama SR DB 14 4 51 0 0.29
71 Daimion Stafford Nebraska SR DB 14 4 28 0 0.29
71 Andrew Abbott UCLA SR OL 14 4 27 0 0.29
71 Luke Wollet Kent State JR DB 14 4 16 0 0.29
71 Sheldon Price UCLA SR DB 14 4 8 0 0.29
71 Jemea Thomas Ga Tech JR DB 14 4 1 0 0.29
80 Michael Mauti Penn State SR LB 11 3 125 0 0.27
80 Darien Rankin N Carolina FR DB 11 3 67 0 0.27
80 Dayonne Nunley Miami (Oh) JR DB 11 3 5 0 0.27
80 Kameron Jackson California SO DB 11 3 0 0 0.27
84 Brynden Trawick Troy SR DB 12 3 123 1 0.25
84 Craig Loston LSU JR DB 12 3 103 1 0.25
84 Greg Heban Indiana JR DB 12 3 94 0 0.25
84 Darren Thellen U Mass SR DB 12 3 84 0 0.25
84 Michael Lowe California SO DB 12 3 67 0 0.25
84 Bradley McDougald Kansas SR DB 12 3 63 0 0.25
84 Senquez Golson Miss SO DB 12 3 55 0 0.25
84 Tyler Patmon Kansas JR DB 12 3 54 1 0.25
84 John Hardy-Tuliau Hawai'i JR DB 12 3 52 1 0.25
84 Durrell Givens Iowa State SR DB 12 3 50 0 0.25
84 Pat Hinkel Miami (Oh) SR DB 12 3 49 1 0.25
84 Cyrus Coen Wash St SO LB 12 3 46 0 0.25
84 Dwayne Gratz U Conn SR DB 12 3 37 1 0.25
84 Jajuan Harley MTSU JR DB 12 3 37 0 0.25
84 Ross Rasner Arkansas SR DB 12 3 34 0 0.25
84 Dehendret Collins Miss JR DB 12 3 25 0 0.25
84 Arryn Chenault Cincinnati JR DB 12 3 21 0 0.25

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