Articles tagged "sacks"
Quarterback Attack: The Impact Of Sacks On NFL Games
New contributor Mick Warshaw has been digging into the impact of sacks and will chronicle these game-changing defensive plays throughout the course of the season. Denver led the NFL with a +31 sack differential in 2012 while teams that won the sack battle have won 69.1% of games since 2010.
Deacon Jones Rests in His Own Class of NFL Sack Masters
Deacon Jones, the man who created the quarterback sack, has passed away at 74. Scott Kacsmar examines the NFL’s “official” sack leaders, who all owe respect to this pass-rushing pioneer.
Ronde Barber Retires: Tampa Bay Buccaneers Great Deserves Hall Of Fame Honors
Ronde Barber deserves a spot in the Hall of Fame, says Scott Kacsmar, who examines the exclusive club of Canton cornerbacks, the value of sacks and the unwritten law of interceptions.
Aldon Smith Chases Reggie White, Derrick Thomas As Greatest Young Sack Leader
Outside linebacker Aldon Smith showed why the 49ers made him the No. 7 overall pick in last year's draft. He racked up 5.5 sacks against Chicago's porous offense line, and is about to overtake Reggie White as the greatest young sack leader.
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