Year-By-Year Tackles for Loss Leaders

Year Player
TFL
Yards
1978 Stan Sytsma 11 52
1979 Alan Blanshan 7 39
1980 Jeff Schuh 16 108
1981 Karl Mecklenburg 13 62
1982 Karl Mecklenburg 11 62
1983 Joe Christopherson 5 19
  Peter Najarian 5 7
1984 Bruce Holmes 7 24
1985 Mark Dusbabek 6 --
  Larry Joyner 6 --
1986 Gary Hadd 11 --
1987 Jon Leverenz 13 --
1988 Skeeter Akre 7 50
  Ron Goetz 7 27
1989 Eddie Miles 12 --
1990 Sean Lumpkin 7 34
  Ben Williams 7 34
1991 Mike Sunvold 9 35
1992 Dennis Cappella 13.5 67
1993 Craig Sauer 12 54
1994 Craig Sauer 11 45
1995 Ben Langford 7 16
1996 Jerome Davis 6 15
1997 Lamanzer Williams 24 118
1998 Tyrone Carter 15 73
1999 Karon Riley 22 119
2000 Karon Riley 20 121
2001 Greg White 8 38
2002 Paul Nixon 8 40
  Darrell Reid 8 27
2003 Darrell Reid 12 50
2004 Darell Reid 17.5 84
2005 Steve Davis 9 49
  John Shevlin 9 29
2006 Willie VanDeSteeg 14.5 59
2007 Deon Hightower 9.5 17
2008 Willie VanDeSteeg 19 94
2009 Lee Campbell 11.5 29
2010 Jewhan Edwards 11 39
2011 Gary Tinsley 9 33
2012 D.L. Wilhite 11 62
2013 Ra'Shede Hageman 13 50
2014 Damien Wilson 10.5 32
2015 Jack Lynn 11 30

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