* New Mexico MLB Carmen Messina had 11 total tackles and 2 TFLs.
* Wisconsin RB Montee Ball had a huge game vs Illinois. He had 38 carries for 224 yards and 2 TDs. Safety Aaron Henry had 7 solo tackles and an INT.
* Virginia CB Chase Minnifield had 5 solo stops and an INT vs Florida State.
* DE Brandon Jenkins had 2.5 sacks for the Noles. MLB Nigel Bradham had 13 total tackles and 1.5 TFLs.
* Tulsa DL Tyrunn Walker had 3 sacks and a FF. LB Curnelius Arnick had 14 total tackles in the game.
* Utah State RB Robert Turbin was 24-208-3 vs Idaho. Turbin is only a Junior, but is having a big year and could come out early. LB Bobby Wagner was in on 11 tackles, had a TFL, and an INT.
* Idaho MLB TreShawn Robinson had 20 total tackles and a FF.
* RB Tyler Smith had 25-145-2 for Rice. He also caught 7 passes for 41 yards.
* TCU LB Tank Carder had 9 total tackles, a TFL, and an INT vs Colorado St. Tank ran the INT back 69 yards for a TD.
* Cal Safety Sean Cattouse had 13 tackles (10 solo), a TFL, and a PBU. LB Mychal Kendricks had 13 tackles (9 solo) and 2.5 TFLs.
* Matt Barkley had a very efficient day for USC in their win over Oregon. He was 26-34-323. He had 4 TDs and 1 pick.
* LB Sammy Brown had a monster game for Houston. He was in on 10 total tackles. He had 4.5 TFLs (3 of them sacks).
* MLB J.K. Schaffer has been productive all year and last week was no different. He had 13 total tackles. He had 3 TFLs (1.5 sacks) and a pass deflection. DT Derek Wolfe had 10 total tackles.
* Marvin McNutt has been a very productive WR for Iowa all year. Against Purdue, he was 9-151-2. DT Mike Daniels had a crazy game, totaling 5 TFLs (3 sacks).
* Oklahoma DE Frank Alexander had 3.5 TFLs vs Baylor.
* MLB Luke Kuechly had 14 total tackles, a TFL, and PBU vs Notre Dame. LB Manti Te’o was in on 12 tackles for the Irish (but only 3 solo).
* RB Bobby Rainey had a monster day for WKU. He was 37-214 on the ground. He added 4 catches for 48 yards as a receiver. Rainey ran for a TD and caught one TD.
* Nebraska LB Lavonte David had 14 solo tackles and 2.5 TFLs vs Michigan.
* DE Jake Bequette had 2 sacks and a FF for Arkansas against Miss St.
* Michigan State stud DT Jerel Worthy had 2 TFLs and a pass deflection vs Indiana.
* Louisville LB Dexter Heyman had a big game vs UConn. He was in on 7 tackles. He had 3.5 TFLs and an INT.