In the hands of quarterbacks like Colin Kaepernick in San Francisco and Russell Wilson in Seattle, the zone-read play on offense has taken on mythical dimensions approaching the “46” defense of an
Lance Briggs was clear: New teammate Jared Allen looks better now than the defensive end did much, much earlier in his career: “[No.]’69’ didn’t look as phenomenal back then as it does now,” Brigg
In the aftermath of the Bears’ 23-20 to the Buffalo Bills, Willie Young suddenly had had enough nitpicking problems: “Maybe one guy was out of his gap,” the defensive end said.
A passing grade of any kind may be a stretch for a defensive line that is part of allowing 193 rushing yards.
The clear mission statement for the 2014 offseason was to rebuild the Chicago defensive line after an epically bad season of failing in virtually every crucial area.