How sacks come together is as important as how they end.
Quite often, the end would not occur without the beginning. Yet, we often overlook how the play started, which is a significant mistake and causes us to underrate everything that goes into creating a sack. That shouldn't happen. Following this path helps make more sense of why someone like David Onyemata is worth $27 million over three years, or how the Saints go about using their defensive backs to create opportunities for their pass rushers.
There was a point last season when someone could have credibly argued that Jamie Collins was among the best defensive players in the NFL. The linebacker dominated games for the New England Patriots during the first half of the season. After years of squandered potential and false starts, it looked like the guy with the […]
The Saints have addressed one of their few remaining needs by agreeing to terms with cornerback P.J. Williams. Williams has provided quality depth at cornerback and been a solid contributor in the slot. He also has the ability to play safety, which gives him unique value to a team that has gotten a lot out […]