JCFootball.com: Top D-Linemen (Updated)

SEATTLE - In our effort to continue to focus on some of the top JUCO performers at each position, today JCFootball.com adds to our list of top defensive linemen and how they have fared so far this year...

Joliet DT Jeffrey Brown - The former Miami Hurricane returned home and so far he's been dominating for Joliet posting 35 tackles, eight tackles-for-loss and 4.5 sacks from his defensive tackle spot.

El Camino DE Tim Eingher - The Warriors have used an attacking defense to propel them to a 5-0 record and Eingher is a big reason, posting 14 tackles and is tied for the team lead with four sacks.

El Camino DE Jabari Mathieu - Mathieu is Eingher's mirror on the other side and has matched his total with four sacks of his own to go along with 10 sacks.

El Camino DT Jordan Tavai - The third part of the El Camino trio up front, Tavai is solid against the run and he likes to get after the quarterback too, posting 24 tackles and 3.5 tackles-for-loss.

Grossmont DE Shane Pennix - Pennix has been outstanding for the Griffins this season, posting 26 tackles, 5.5 tackles-for-loss and four sacks.

Fullerton DE Justin Bernthaler - One of the top pass-rushers in the state of California, Bernthaler has been a real menace to opposing offenses this year, racking up 18 tackles, six tackles-for-loss and 4.5 sacks.

Fond Du Lac DE Darnell Colvin - Colvin has been a real force during his freshman campaign, posting 65 tackles and eight sacks from his defensive end spot.

Nassau DT Malik Gumbs - At 6'1", 285, Gumbs has been impressive stuffing the run and getting pressure on the opposing quarterback, posting 41 tackles and six sacks so far this year.

East Mississippi DE Za'Darius Smith - The freshman has had a solid season so far posting 15 tackles, four tackles-for-loss and four sacks including a six tackle, 2.5 sacks, and two tackles for loss in a 56-6 win over Coahoma.

Tyler Reggie Taylor - Taylor had a huge game in Tyler's 49-42 win over Cisco, posting 10 tackles, 4 tackles for loss, a sack and he also forced a fumble as well. This season, the sophomore defensive end has posted 27 tackles and 2.5 sacks.

Lackawana DE Bernardo Nunez - Nunez has been a real force for the Falcons off the edge, posting 24 tackles, seven tackles-for-loss and five sacks.

Butte DE Devin Flesher - Flesher has had a great first four games of the season, posting 14 tackles and two sacks.

Butte DT Jibrille Fewell - From his interior defensive line position, Fewell has been a real thorn in opposing offense's sides, posting 13 tackles and 2.5 sacks.

Riverside DE Lee Adams - At 6'3", 265 pounds, Adams has been a beast off the edge for Riverside, posting 14 tackles, five tackles-for-loss and three sacks.

Los Medanos DT Jawara Crichton - Crichton has been solid against the run and the pass this year, posting 19 tackles, 6.5 tackles-for-loss and two sacks.

L.A. Harbor DE Austin Flynn - After missing last year while he got his grades in order, Flynn has made up for missed time by posting 18 tackles, 8.5 tackles-for-loss and six sacks so far this season.

Mt. San Antonio DE Koliniasi Leota - The Mounties always produce some top prospects along the defensive line, posting 20 tackles to go along with eight tackles-for-loss and 2.5 sacks.

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