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Tagged: Sacks (5 Results)

Factoid: Rookie Sacks

When a rookie pass rusher posts strong sack numbers, what are the chances he'll come back and post similar numbers in Year 2? That's a question faced by those in IDP leagues, hoping to cash in on production from guys like Josh Allen, Nick Bosa, Maxx Crosby and Harold Landry.   more »

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Around the NFL: Patriots add some pass rush

The Patriots swung a trade with the Eagles for Michael Bennett over the weekend, and that looks like a savvy move. Bennett will be with his third team the last three years, but it's mostly due to cap concerns that the Seahawks and now Eagles made him available (and maybe personality). But he fits a need for New England.   more »

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Factoid: One-man pass rushes

Last week Dallas executive VP Stephen Jones said that pass rusher Demarcus Lawrence won't be going anywhere. (He hasn't been nearly as definitive about Dez Bryant.) Dallas has until March 6 to franchise Lawrence, if they're unable to work out a long-term deal. Jones' words suggest they'll do just that.   more »

Defensive Notes: Pass rushers gain early advantage

If it seems defensive scoring -- fantasy defense scoring, that is -- is up, you're right. It's primarily because sacks are up across the league, with pass rushers having the early edge over NFL offenses.   more »

Factoid: Denver Broncos

Drafting a fantasy defense is a tricky proposition. Coaching staffs and players come and go, and schemes change. But when it comes to pass rush, no defense has been more consistent in recent years than Denver.   more »

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