2013 National Leaders Tackles - All Games through 01/06/2014

Name Team Yr Pos G Solo Assisted Total Total/G
1 Keith Smith SJSU SR LB 12 78 81 159 13.25
2 Tyler Matakevich Temple SO LB 12 106 31 137 11.42
3 Jeremiah George Iowa State SR LB 12 83 50 133 11.08
3 Jordan Stanton Wyoming JR LB 12 70 63 133 11.08
3 Michael Mudoh Tulsa SO DB 12 60 73 133 11.08
6 Cody Peterson Navy SR LB 13 94 48 142 10.92
7 Davis Cazares NMSU SR DB 10 53 56 109 10.90
8 Uani' Unga BYU SR LB 13 61 77 138 10.62
9 Marqueston Huff Wyoming SR DB 12 74 53 127 10.58
10 Jake Doughty Utah State SR LB 14 42 106 148 10.57
11 Efrem Oliphant Houston JR LB 13 70 64 134 10.31
11 Qushaun Lee Ark St JR LB 13 61 73 134 10.31
13 Ryan Shazier Ohio State JR LB 14 102 42 144 10.29
14 Shawn Jackson Tulsa SR LB 12 75 48 123 10.25
15 Ramik Wilson Georgia JR LB 13 76 57 133 10.23
16 Justin Anderson La-Lafytte SR LB 13 74 58 132 10.15
17 Justin Cherocci C Mich JR LB 12 47 74 121 10.08
18 Jacques Washington Iowa State SR DB 12 79 40 119 9.92
18 Jonathan Brown Illinois SR LB 12 62 57 119 9.92
20 Chase Murdock Toledo SO LB 11 49 60 109 9.91
21 Junior Sylvestre Toledo JR DB 12 64 54 118 9.83
21 Yawin Smallwood U Conn JR LB 12 51 67 118 9.83
23 Randall Joyner SMU SR LB 10 49 49 98 9.80
24 Ben Ingle Ball State SO LB 12 43 73 116 9.67
25 Max Morgan CSU JR LB 14 71 63 134 9.57
26 Eric Kendricks UCLA JR LB 11 64 41 105 9.55
27 David Helton Duke JR LB 14 46 87 133 9.50
28 Steve Longa Rutgers SO LB 13 51 72 123 9.46
29 Justin Currie W Mich JR DB 12 60 53 113 9.42
30 Zach Orr N Texas SR LB 13 53 69 122 9.38
31 Joseph Peterson Georgia St SO LB 11 62 41 103 9.36
32 Chris Borland Wisconsin SR LB 12 72 39 111 9.25
32 Damien Proby N'western SR LB 12 64 47 111 9.25
32 Shamari Benton C Mich SR LB 12 49 62 111 9.25
32 Stanley Andre U Mass JR DL 12 42 69 111 9.25
36 Will Smith Texas Tech SR LB 13 86 34 120 9.23
37 T.T. Barber MTSU SO LB 13 73 46 119 9.15
38 Zach Vigil Utah State JR LB 14 48 77 125 8.93
39 Derrick Mathews Houston JR LB 13 74 42 116 8.92
39 Addison Gillam Colorado FR LB 12 71 36 107 8.92
39 Jatavis Brown Akron SO LB 12 57 50 107 8.92
42 Kent Kern Miami (Oh) SO LB 11 54 44 98 8.91
43 David Mayo Texas St JR LB 10 60 29 89 8.90
44 Chi Chi Ariguzo N'western JR LB 12 62 44 106 8.83
44 A.J. Johnson Tennessee JR LB 12 60 46 106 8.83
46 Joey Nichol Air Force JR LB 9 46 33 79 8.78
47 Deone Bucannon Wash St SR DB 13 78 36 114 8.77
48 Robert Caldwell NC State SR LB 12 44 61 105 8.75
48 Enrique Williams South Ala SR LB 12 44 61 105 8.75
50 Steven Jenkins Texas A&M SR LB 11 37 59 96 8.73
51 Ben Heeney Kansas JR LB 10 55 32 87 8.70
52 Jeremy Cash Duke SO DB 14 64 57 121 8.64
52 Andrew Jackson Western Ky SR LB 11 55 40 95 8.64
54 Amarlo Herrera Georgia JR LB 13 54 58 112 8.62
54 Anthony Hitchens Iowa SR LB 13 54 58 112 8.62
54 Steele Divitto BC SR LB 13 54 58 112 8.62
57 Xavius Boyd Western Ky SR LB 12 68 35 103 8.58
57 Jonathan McNeal Nevada JR LB 12 59 44 103 8.58
59 Aaron Davis CSU JR LB 14 63 57 120 8.57
60 Avery Williamson Kentucky SR LB 12 46 56 102 8.50
61 Blake Slaughter Kansas St SR LB 13 75 35 110 8.46
61 DJ Sargenti Navy SR LB 13 71 39 110 8.46
61 Terrance Plummer UCF JR LB 13 62 48 110 8.46
64 Mark Nzeocha Wyoming JR LB 12 64 37 101 8.42
64 Earnest Thomas III Illinois JR DB 12 57 44 101 8.42
66 Trevon Stewart Houston SO DB 13 69 40 109 8.38
67 Trevor Reilly Utah SR DL 12 56 44 100 8.33
68 Denzel Perryman Miami (Fl) JR LB 13 69 39 108 8.31
68 Peni Vea UNLV SO DB 13 68 40 108 8.31
68 Kevin Pierre-Louis BC SR LB 13 67 41 108 8.31
68 Eddie Lackey Baylor SR LB 13 64 44 108 8.31
68 C.J. Mosley Alabama SR LB 13 62 46 108 8.31
73 Kevin Pope SMU SR LB 11 47 44 91 8.27
74 Jake Fischer Arizona SR LB 12 60 39 99 8.25
74 Dakota Cox New Mexico FR LB 12 50 49 99 8.25
76 Ed Saint-Vil U Mass JR DB 10 32 50 82 8.20
77 Christian Tago SJSU FR LB 11 49 41 90 8.18
78 Devekeyan Lattimore S Florida SR LB 12 59 39 98 8.17
78 Devin Brown U Mass SR DB 12 37 61 98 8.17
80 Kevin Byard MTSU SO DB 13 61 45 106 8.15
80 Justin Sagote Wash St SR LB 13 60 46 106 8.15
80 James Morris Iowa SR LB 13 52 54 106 8.15
80 Greg Blair Cincinnati SR LB 13 48 58 106 8.15
84 Kelby Brown Duke JR LB 14 57 57 114 8.14
85 Jason Whittingham Utah SO LB 10 34 47 81 8.10
86 Derrick Malone Oregon JR LB 13 47 58 105 8.08
86 Mason Monheim Illinois SO LB 12 42 55 97 8.08
86 Alan Turner Arkansas JR DB 12 36 61 97 8.08
89 Andrew Wilson Missouri SR LB 14 59 54 113 8.07
90 Chris Young Ariz St SR LB 14 79 33 112 8.00
90 Sam Scofield Tulane JR DB 13 74 30 104 8.00
90 Tyrequek Zimmerman Oregon St JR DB 13 61 43 104 8.00
90 Christian Kirksey Iowa SR LB 13 47 57 104 8.00
90 Markeith Russell FIU SR LB 12 61 35 96 8.00
90 Kyle Lark W Mich SR LB 12 33 63 96 8.00
96 Sean Davis Maryland SO DB 13 63 40 103 7.92
96 Ryan Janvion Wk Forest FR DB 12 61 34 95 7.92
98 Dallas Bollema New Mexico SR LB 12 57 37 94 7.83
98 Damion McMiller Texas St SR LB 12 56 38 94 7.83
98 Triston Wade UTSA JR DB 12 53 41 94 7.83

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