(The Disruption Index 11.4.2012) – Georgia’s Jarvis Jones and Notre Dame’s Manti Teo lead outside and inside linebackers in disruptions after week 10.
Teo leads all linebackers with 5 interceptions while Jones is tied for the lead with Rutgers’ Khaseem Greene with 5 forced fumbles.
Southern Mississippi’s Jamie Collins took over the lead for all defensive ends with 9 sacks, 3 forced fumbles, a blocked kick and 5 passes broken up. Missouri’s Sheldon Richardson and Arizona State’s Will Sutton lead the defensive tackles, Sutton stands out for 9 sacks, and Richardson for 3 forced fumbles and 7 quarterback hurries.
Phillip Thomas of Fresno State, with 7 interceptions (tops in the FBS) and 3 forced fumbles, leads all safeties in disruptions per game, while Oregon cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu leads the cornerbacks with 3 interceptions and 13 passes broken up.
|DE||1.72||183.74||COLLINS, JAMIE | Southern Miss.|
|OLB||2.12||183.58||JONES, JARVIS | Georgia|
|DT||1.41||181.72||RICHARDSON, SHELDON | Missouri|
|ILB||1.60||167.27||TE'O, MANTI | Notre Dame|
|CB||1.46||158.84||EKPRE-OLOMU, IFO | Oregon|
|S||1.78||130.20||THOMAS, PHILLIP | Fresno St.|