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Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Mayo rises up tackle charts

By Mike Reiss

Linebacker Jerod Mayo's strong performance against the Bills, in which he was credited with nine tackles (7 solo), has moved him into a tie with safety Patrick Chung atop the team's tackle leaderboard. Both have 29 stops through the first three games.

A look at the leaderboard (based on coaches' film review):

S Patrick Chung -- 29 (20 solo, 9 assisted)
LB Jerod Mayo -- 29 (18 solo, 11 assisted)
S James Sanders -- 18 (13 solo, 5 assisted)
ILB Brandon Spikes -- 17 (10 solo, 7 assisted)
CB Darius Butler -- 16 (14 solo, 2 assisted)
OLB Tully Banta-Cain -- 14 (11 solo, 3 assisted)
CB Devin McCourty -- 14 (12 solo, 2 assisted)