Takari Johnson – 6’2 235 – Linebacker, Sr (Concordia Ann Arbor / NAIA)
Named to the American Football Coaches Association All-America Team, Johnson led the nation at all collegiate levels in total tackles and tackles for losses. He set all-time NAIA national records this year for most tackles in a season (194), most tackles in a game (27), most solo tackles in a game (17) and most tackles for losses in a season (39.5). He ends his career as the all time leading tackler in Cardinal history with 450 tackles as well as 75 tackles for losses, 23 sacks, 26 blocked passes and 8 fumble recoveries. He is also the back to back Mid-East League Defensive Player of the Year.