2012/2013 Top Bowl Performers Defensive Line

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Posted Jan 10, 2013


The best and the brightest players of the 2012/2013 bowl season. Defensive Line

2012-2013 CFN All-Bowl Team

& Top DL Performances
 

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2012-2013 Top Bowl Performers
- 2012-2013 CFN All-Bowl Team | Ranking the Bowls
- Quarterbacks | Running Backs | Receivers | Offensive Lines
- Defensive Linemen | Linebackers | Defensive Backs | Special Teamers

1. Texas DE Alex Okafor made eight tackles with 4.5 sacks and five tackles for loss with a forced fumble against Oregon State in the Alamo

2. Ohio DE Tremayne Scott made five tackles with two sacks and an interception against ULM in the V100 Independence Bowl

3. SMU DE Margus Hunt came up with three tackles, two sacks, three tackles for loss, two forced fumbles and two quarterback hurries against Fresno State in the Sheraton Hawai'i

4. South Carolina DE Jadeveon Clowney made four tackles with two sacks and a forced fumble with one very, very big hit against Michigan in the Outback Bowl

5. Texas Tech DE Dartwan Bush made 11 tackles with half a sack and 1.5 tackles for loss against Minnesota in the Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas

6. Alabama DT Jesse Williams made just half a tackle, but he clogged things up on the inside against Notre Dame, who ran for 32 yards on 19 carries in the against Notre Dame in the BCS Championship

7. San Jose State DE Travis Johnson made five tackles with a sack, 2.5 tackles for loss and a key late forced fumble against Bowling Green in the Military Bowl

8. Clemson DE Malliciah Goodman made three tackles with three sacks and two tackles for loss against LSU in the Chick-fil-A

9. Syracuse DE Brandon Sharpe led the team with seven tackles with two sacks, 3.5 tackles for loss and a forced fumble against West Virginia in the New Era Pinstripe

10. Oklahoma State DE Tyler Johnson made six tackles with two sacks and forced two fumbles against Purdue in the Heart of Dallas Bowl

11. Michigan State DE William Gholston made nine tackles with a sack against TCU in the Buffalo Wild Wings

12. Arizona State DT Will Sutton made five tackles, 2.5 sacks and 3.5 tackles for loss against Navy in the Kraft Fight Hunger

13. Texas DE Cedric Reed had five tackles with a half a sack, a fumble recovery and four quarterback hurries against Oregon State in the Alamo

14. Arizona State DE Carl Bradford made eight tackles with a sack and three tackles for loss against Navy in the Kraft Fight Hunger

15. Baylor DE Chris McAllister made five tackles with two sacks against UCLA in the Bridgepoint Education Holiday Bowl

16. LSU DE Barkevious Mingo made five tackles with a sack and a forced fumble with three tackles for loss against Clemson in the Chick-fil-A

17. Kent State DT Dana Brown made seven tackles with a sack and three tackles for loss against Arkansas State in the GoDaddy.com

18. Rutgers DT Jamal Merrell made three tackles with two sacks against Virginia Tech in the Russell Athletic

19. Northwestern DE Quentin Williams made two tackles with a sack, two tackles for loss, and a 29-yard pick six against Mississippi State in the TaxSlayer.com Gator

20. LSU DE Sam Montgomery made five tackles with a sack and a forced fumble against Clemson in the Chick-fil-A