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Defensive Records

Most Tackles
Career 435 Jamie Sharper 1993-96
Season 155 Angelo Crowell 2002
Game 24 Stuart Anderson vs. NC State 1979

Most Solo Tackles
Career 295 Jamie Sharper 1993-96
Season 98 Randy Neal 1993
Game 16 Phil Thomas vs. North Carolina 1987
Randy Neal vs. Clemson 1993

Most Assisted Tackles
Career 224 Stuart Anderson 1978-81
Season 94 Keith Lee 1981
Game 14 Anthony Poindexter vs. Virginia Tech 1996

Fumbles Recovered
Career 7 Anthony Poindexter, 1995-98
Season 4 Jamie Sharper 1996
Game 2 Bryan Shumock vs. Richmond 1979
Scott Matheson vs. VMI 1985
Phil Thomas vs. Georgia Tech 1988
Mike Frederick vs. NC State 1993
Anthony Poindexter vs. Georgia Tech 1997
Anthony Poindexter vs. Duke 1998
Jermaine Hardy vs. South Carolina 2002

Fumbles Caused
Career 11 Stuart Anderson 1978-81
Season 5 Stuart Anderson 1979
Tony Blount 1979
Merrill Robertson 2002
Vic Hall* 2008
Game 2 Tom Kilgannon vs. Navy 1984
Rayotis Perkins vs. Soouth Carolina 1986
Ron Carey vs. Georgia Tech 1988
Tyrone Lewis vs. North Carolina 1988
Patrick Kerney vs. Clemson 1997
Wale Elegbe vs. Georgia Tech 1997
Ljubomir Stamenich vs. NC State 1999
Merrill Robertson vs. Penn State 2002

Career Tackle Leaders
Name Position Years Tackles Solos Assists
1. Jamie Sharper LB 1993-96 435 295 140
2. Charles McDaniel LB 1982-85 432 216 216
3. Angelo Crowell LB 1999-02 420 256 164
4. Byron Thweatt LB 1997-00 387 246 141
5. James Farrior LB 1993-96 381 252 129
6. Russ Swan LB 1982-85 373 181 192
7. Randy Neal LB 1991-94 367 248 119
8. Stuart Anderson DL/LB 1978-81 354 130 224
9. Wali Rainer LB 1995-98 347 201 146
10. Anthony Poindexter S 1995-98 342 167 175
11. P.J. Killian LB 1990-93 316 219 97
12. Phil Thomas LB 1986-89 306 210 96
13. Ray Savage LB/DE 1986-89 302 159 143
14. Jon Copper LB 2005-08 301 157 144
15. Chris Slade DE 1989-92 299 101 198

Season Tackle Leaders
Name Position Year Tackles Solos Assists

1. Angelo Crowell LB 2002 155 92 63
2. Angelo Crowell LB 2001 144 87 57
3. Randy Neal LB 1993 139 98 41
4. Wali Rainer LB 1998 134 82 52
5. Charles McDaniel LB 1983 130 73 57
6. Yubrenal Isabelle LB 2000 128 66 62
7. Keith Lee LB 1981 127 33 94
8. Russ Swan LB 1985 125 58 67
Byron Thweatt LB 2000 125 80 45
10. Jamie Sharper LB 1996 123 77 46
11. James Farrior LB 1995 122 72 50
Merrill Robertson LB 2002 122 74 48

Annual Tackle Leaders
Year Name Position Solos Assts Tackles

1978 Ken Newsome LB 12 68 80
1979 Stuart Anderson DL 26 55 81
1980 Stuart Anderson DL 36 62 98
1981 Keith Lee LB 33 94 127
1982 Charles McDaniel LB 57 52 109
1983 Charles McDaniel LB 73 57 130
1984 Charles McDaniel LB 47 54 101
1985 Russ Swan LB 58 67 125
1986 Sean Scott DE 40 48 88
1987 Jeff Lageman LB 63 26 89
1988 Jeff Lageman LB 74 43 117
1989 Phil Thomas LB 80 24 104
1990 P.J. Killian LB 53 34 87
1991 Chris Slade DE 30 69 99
1992 P.J. Killian LB 67 32 99
1993 Randy Neal LB 98 41 139
1994 Jamie Sharper LB 83 35 118
1995 James Farrior LB 72 50 122
1996 Jamie Sharper LB 77 46 123
1997 Wali Rainer LB 66 52 118
1998 Wali Rainer LB 82 52 134
1999 Shannon Taylor LB 57 24 81
2000 Yubrenal Isabelle LB 66 62 128
2001 Angelo Crowell LB 87 57 144
2002 Angelo Crowell LB 92 63 155
2003 Ahmad Brooks LB 68 49 117
2004 Ahmad Brooks LB 39 51 90
2005 Kai Parham LB 57 46 103
2006 Jon Copper LB 39 42 81
2007 Jon Copper LB 56 53 109
2008 Jon Copper LB 57 44 101
2009 Steve Greer* LB 49 43 92
2010 La’Roy Reynolds* LB 24 42 66
2011 Steve Greer* LB 43 60 103

Career Quarterback Sacks
Name, Position Years Sacks

1. Chris Slade DE 1989-92 40
2. Clint Sintim LB 2005-07 29
3. Darryl Blackstock LB 2002-04 27
4. Mike Frederick DE 1991-94 26
5. Patrick Kerney DE 1995-98 24
6. Stuart Anderson DL/LB 1978-81 23
Duane Ashman DE 1993-96 23
8. Chris Long DE 2004-07 22
9. Sean Scott DE 1984-87 21
10. Ron Mattes DT 1981-84 18
11. Wali Rainer LB 1995-98 16
12. Tom Kilgannon DT 1981-84 15
Jon Harris DE 1993-96 15
14. Jamie Sharper LB 1993-96 14
15. Todd White DT 1993-96 13
Ljubomir Stamenich DE 1998-01 13
Ahmad Brooks LB 2003-05 13
Jeffrey Fitzgerald DE 2006-07 13

Season Quarterback Sacks
Name Position Year Sacks

1. Chris Slade DE 1992 15
Patrick Kerney DE 1998 15
3. Chris Slade DE 1991 14
Chris Long DE 2007 14
5. Clint Sintim LB 2008 13
6. Mike Frederick DE 1993 11
Darryl Blackstock LB 2004 11
8. Darryl Blackstock LB 2002 10
9. Ron Mattes DT 1984 9
Matt Quigley DT/NG 1991 9
Wali Rainer LB 1997 9
Kai Parham LB 2005 9
Clint Sintim LB 2007 9
14. Stuart Anderson DE 1981 8
Tom Kilgannon DT 1984 8
Sean Scott DE 1985 8
Jon Harris DE 1995 8
Duane Ashman DE 1996 8
James Farrior LB 1996 8
Patrick Kerney DE 1997 8
Ahmad Brooks LB 2004 8

Career Tackles for Loss
Name Position Year TFL

1. Chris Slade, DE 1989-92 56
2. Mike Frederick, DE 1991-94 50
3. Chris Long, DE 2004-07 43
4. Clint Sintim, LB 2005-08 43
5. Stuart Anderson, DL/LB 1978-81 42
6. Darryl Blackstock LB 2002-04 41.5
7. Jamie Sharper LB 1993-96 41
8. Sean Scott DE 1984-87 37
Duane Ashman DE 1993-96 37
10. Kai Parham LB 2003-05 32.5
Cam Johnson DE/LB 2008-11 32.5
12. Patrick Kerney DE 1995-98 32
Wali Rainer LB 1995-98 32
14. Brennan Schmidt DE 2002-05 28.5
15. Mark Krichbaum DT 1991-94 28

Season Tackles for Loss
Name Position Year TFL
1. Chris Slade, DE 1991 21
Mike Frederick DE 1993 21
Patrick Kerney DE 1998 21
4. Chris Slade DE 1992 20
5. Chris Long DE 2007 19
6. Jamie Sharper LB 1996 17
7. Matt Quigley DT 1991 15
Mike Frederick DE 1994 15
Wali Rainer LB 1997 15
Shannon Taylor LB 1999 15
12. Darryl BlackstockLB 2003 14.5
Kai Parham LB 2005 14.5
Cam Johnson DE 2010 14.5
15. Stuart Anderson DE 1981 14
Jamie Sharper LB 1994 14
Duane Ashman DE 1996 14
Darryl BlackstockLB 2002 14


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