Rank WSIT Defensive Players (Team) PosBye Best Worst Avg Std Dev
1 Darius LeonardD. Leonard IND LB1 9 1 5 2.7 1.7
2 Bobby WagnerB. Wagner SEA LB2 7 1 12 5.3 4.8
3 Telvin SmithT. Smith JAC LB3 9 8 10 9.3 0.9
4 Blake MartinezB. Martinez GB LB4 7 6 14 10.3 3.3
5 Roquan SmithR. Smith CHI LB5 5 13 16 14.0 1.4
6 Tremaine EdmundsT. Edmunds BUF LB6 11 4 25 15.3 8.7
7 Jamal AdamsJ. Adams NYJ S1 11 6 40 17.7 15.8
8 Kiko AlonsoK. Alonso MIA LB7 11 3 47 19.0 19.9
9 Avery WilliamsonA. Williamson NYJ LB8 11 8 38 19.0 13.5
10 Luke KuechlyL. Kuechly CAR LB9 4 1 59 20.7 27.1
11 Derwin JamesD. James LAC S2 8 4 44 21.0 16.9
12 J.J. WattJ. Watt HOU DE1 10 12 37 21.3 11.1
13 Lavonte DavidL. David TB LB10 5 19 26 21.7 3.1
14 Wesley WoodyardW. Woodyard TEN LB11 8 7 32 23.0 11.3
15 C.J. MosleyC. Mosley BAL LB12 10 4 51 24.3 19.7
16 Aaron DonaldA. Donald LAR DT1 12 8 42 24.7 13.9
17 Khalil MackK. Mack CHI LB13 5 2 58 27.3 23.2
18 Danielle HunterD. Hunter MIN DE2 10 14 40 29.7 11.3
19 Danny TrevathanD. Trevathan CHI LB14 5 19 41 30.3 9.0
20 Myles GarrettM. Garrett CLE DE3 11 15 44 32.3 12.5
21 Alec OgletreeA. Ogletree NYG LB15 9 16 48 34.0 13.4
22 Chandler JonesC. Jones ARI DT2 9 14 63 34.3 20.9
23 Budda BakerB. Baker ARI S3 9 9 61 35.7 21.2
24 Fred WarnerF. Warner SF LB16 11 18 52 40.0 15.6
25 Joe SchobertJ. Schobert CLE LB17 11 10 69 41.3 24.2
26 Reshad JonesR. Jones MIA S4 11 29 60 41.7 13.3
27 Cory LittletonC. Littleton LAR LB18 12 3 107 43.7 45.4
28 Jarrad DavisJ. Davis DET LB19 6 33 56 44.0 9.4
29 Harrison SmithH. Smith MIN S5 10 34 66 44.7 15.1
30 Bradley McDougaldB. McDougald SEA S6 7 45 49 46.7 1.7
31 Demario DavisD. Davis NO LB20 6 24 63 47.0 16.7
32 Joey BosaJ. Bosa LAC DE4 8 9 19 14.0 5.0
33 John JohnsonJ. Johnson LAR S7 12 41 59 48.7 7.6
34 Tyrann MathieuT. Mathieu HOU S8 10 11 93 50.3 33.6
35 Jamie CollinsJ. Collins CLE LB21 11 25 73 51.0 19.8
36 Mason FosterM. Foster WAS LB22 4 20 23 21.5 1.5
37 Eric KendricksE. Kendricks MIN LB23 10 13 35 24.0 11.0
38 Tahir WhiteheadT. Whitehead OAK LB24 7 17 85 54.0 28.1
39 Calais CampbellC. Campbell JAC DE5 9 17 213 87.3 89.1
40 Jessie Bates IIIJ. Bates CIN S9 9 21 30 25.5 4.5
41 Antoine BetheaA. Bethea ARI S10 9 9 43 26.0 17.0
42 Demarcus LawrenceD. Lawrence DAL DE6 8 26 212 89.0 87.0
43 Todd DavisT. Davis DEN LB25 10 5 51 28.0 23.0
44 Cameron JordanC. Jordan NO DE7 6 20 109 56.7 38.0
45 Jason Pierre-PaulJ. Pierre-Paul TB DE8 5 27 108 56.7 36.4
46 Zach BrownZ. Brown WAS LB26 4 6 53 29.5 23.5
47 Jaylon SmithJ. Smith DAL LB27 8 29 33 31.0 2.0
48 Anthony HitchensA. Hitchens KC LB28 12 24 39 31.5 7.5
49 Hasean Clinton-DixH. Clinton-Dix WAS S11 4 50 70 59.3 8.2
50 Shawn WilliamsS. Williams CIN S12 9 18 49 33.5 15.5
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51 Myles JackM. Jack JAC LB29 9 21 49 35.0 14.0
52 Von MillerV. Miller DEN LB30 10 22 90 63.7 29.8
53 Benardrick McKinneyB. McKinney HOU LB31 10 55 80 64.0 11.3
54 Kareem JacksonK. Jackson HOU CB1 10 12 67 39.5 27.5
55 Jatavis BrownJ. Brown LAC LB32 8 25 57 41.0 16.0
56 Zach CunninghamZ. Cunningham HOU LB33 10 27 55 41.0 14.0
57 Jadeveon ClowneyJ. Clowney HOU DE9 10 39 97 66.0 23.8
58 Jordan PoyerJ. Poyer BUF S13 11 51 79 67.7 12.0
59 Jordan HicksJ. Hicks PHI LB34 9 16 96 68.0 36.8
60 Justin SimmonsJ. Simmons DEN S14 10 31 62 46.5 15.5
61 Mark BarronM. Barron LAR LB35 12 28 237 110.0 91.1
62 Nick VigilN. Vigil CIN LB36 9 36 103 70.0 27.4
63 Everson GriffenE. Griffen MIN DE10 10 23 76 49.5 26.5
64 Damarious RandallD. Randall CLE CB2 11 32 69 50.5 18.5
65 Malcolm JenkinsM. Jenkins PHI S15 9 47 86 71.7 17.5
66 Kyle Van NoyK. Van NE LB37 11 56 58 57.0 1.0
67 Carlos DunlapC. Dunlap CIN DE11 9 48 124 80.0 32.2
68 Leighton Vander EschL. Vander DAL LB38 8 5 5 5.0 0.0
69 Bradley ChubbB. Chubb DEN LB39 10 36 83 59.5 23.5
70 Raekwon McMillanR. McMillan MIA LB40 11 48 75 61.5 13.5
71 Vontaze BurfictV. Burfict CIN LB41 9 28 123 82.0 39.9
72 Frank ClarkF. Clark SEA DE12 7 44 222 115.7 76.7
73 Damontae KazeeD. Kazee ATL S16 8 53 73 63.0 10.0
74 Justin EvansJ. Evans TB S17 5 61 189 105.0 59.4
75 Donte JacksonD. Jackson CAR CB3 4 64 65 64.5 0.5
76 Jaquiski TarttJ. Tartt SF S18 11 50 241 123.3 84.0
77 Christian KirkseyC. Kirksey CLE LB42 11 22 22 22.0 0.0
78 Kyle FullerK. Fuller CHI CB4 5 39 97 68.0 29.0
79 Prince AmukamaraP. Amukamara CHI CB5 5 23 23 23.0 0.0
80 Anthony WalkerA. Walker IND LB43 9 27 27 27.0 0.0
81 Justin ReidJ. Reid HOU S19 10 70 71 70.5 0.5
82 Emmanuel OgbahE. Ogbah CLE DE13 11 28 28 28.0 0.0
83 Vince WilliamsV. Williams PIT LB44 7 56 87 71.5 15.5
84 Trey FlowersT. Flowers NE DE14 11 30 150 90.0 60.0
85 Sean LeeS. Lee DAL LB45 8 31 31 31.0 0.0
86 Kevin ByardK. Byard TEN S20 8 57 151 98.7 39.1
87 Akiem HicksA. Hicks CHI DE15 5 59 87 73.0 14.0
88 T.J. McDonaldT. McDonald MIA S21 11 72 74 73.0 1.0
89 Deone BucannonD. Bucannon ARI LB46 9 33 33 33.0 0.0
90 Clayton GeathersC. Geathers IND S22 9 54 93 73.5 19.5
91 Stephon GilmoreS. Gilmore NE CB6 11 34 34 34.0 0.0
92 D.J. SwearingerD. Swearinger WAS S23 4 70 80 75.0 5.0
93 Tre BostonT. Boston ARI S24 9 37 37 37.0 0.0
94 Janoris JenkinsJ. Jenkins NYG CB7 9 40 40 40.0 0.0
95 Chris JonesC. Jones KC DT3 12 42 42 42.0 0.0
96 Mario AddisonM. Addison CAR DE16 4 76 113 90.0 16.4
97 Eli AppleE. Apple NO CB8 6 43 43 43.0 0.0
98 Kendall FullerK. Fuller KC CB9 12 45 45 45.0 0.0
99 Micah HydeM. Hyde BUF S25 11 46 186 116.0 70.0
100 Nigel BradhamN. Bradham PHI LB47 9 77 84 80.5 3.5
101 Kenny VaccaroK. Vaccaro TEN S26 8 74 207 123.3 59.5
102 Eric WeddleE. Weddle BAL S27 10 82 161 108.7 37.0
103 Jayon BrownJ. Brown TEN LB48 8 52 52 52.0 0.0
104 DeForest BucknerD. Buckner SF DT4 11 52 224 138.0 86.0
105 Yannick NgakoueY. Ngakoue JAC DE17 9 53 53 53.0 0.0
106 Terrell SuggsT. Suggs BAL LB49 10 62 106 84.0 22.0
107 Brandon GrahamB. Graham PHI DE18 9 54 216 135.0 81.0
108 Quandre DiggsQ. Diggs DET CB10 6 81 89 85.0 4.0
109 Eddie JacksonE. Jackson CHI S28 5 84 86 85.0 1.0
110 Chidobe AwuzieC. Awuzie DAL CB11 8 60 60 60.0 0.0
111 Margus HuntM. Hunt IND DE19 9 61 61 61.0 0.0
112 Adrian AmosA. Amos CHI S29 5 63 128 95.5 32.5
113 Logan RyanL. Ryan TEN CB12 8 64 64 64.0 0.0
114 Cameron HeywardC. Heyward PIT DE20 7 64 244 154.0 90.0
115 K.J. WrightK. Wright SEA LB50 7 66 210 138.0 72.0
116 Kenneth MooreK. Moore FA WR1 67 67 67.0 0.0
117 Sean DavisS. Davis PIT S30 7 67 197 132.0 65.0
118 Ron ParkerR. Parker KC S31 12 68 68 68.0 0.0
119 Vic BeasleyV. Beasley ATL DT5 8 68 153 110.5 42.5
120 Larry OgunjobiL. Ogunjobi CLE DT6 11 69 69 69.0 0.0
121 Jerome BakerJ. Baker MIA LB51 11 75 110 92.5 17.5
122 Denzel WardD. Ward CLE CB13 11 71 140 105.5 34.5
123 Malcolm ButlerM. Butler TEN CB14 8 72 72 72.0 0.0
124 Morgan BurnettM. Burnett PIT S32 7 72 194 133.0 61.0
125 Malcolm SmithM. Smith SF LB52 11 74 155 114.5 40.5
126 Lorenzo AlexanderL. Alexander BUF LB53 11 76 113 94.5 18.5
127 Jerry HughesJ. Hughes BUF DE21 11 77 112 94.5 17.5
128 Jon BosticJ. Bostic PIT LB54 7 85 104 94.5 9.5
129 Eric ReidE. Reid CAR S33 4 75 218 146.5 71.5
130 Devin McCourtyD. McCourty NE S34 11 82 109 95.5 13.5
131 Eric BerryE. Berry KC S35 12 77 198 137.5 60.5
132 Brandon MarshallB. Marshall DEN LB55 10 78 78 78.0 0.0
133 T.J. WattT. Watt PIT LB56 7 78 78 78.0 0.0
134 Tony JeffersonT. Jefferson BAL S36 10 78 234 156.0 78.0
135 Matt JudonM. Judon BAL LB57 10 80 80 80.0 0.0
136 Reuben FosterR. Foster WAS LB58 4 83 83 83.0 0.0
137 Marshon LattimoreM. Lattimore NO CB15 6 84 119 101.5 17.5
138 Vonn BellV. Bell NO S37 6 85 85 85.0 0.0
139 Jaire AlexanderJ. Alexander GB CB16 7 86 86 86.0 0.0
140 Kurt ColemanK. Coleman NO S38 6 99 101 100.0 1.0
141 Marcus MayeM. Maye NYJ S39 11 87 87 87.0 0.0
142 Leonard FloydL. Floyd CHI LB59 5 88 88 88.0 0.0
143 Harold LandryH. Landry TEN LB60 8 88 88 88.0 0.0
144 Glover QuinG. Quin DET S40 6 89 89 89.0 0.0
145 Ndamukong SuhN. Suh LAR DT7 12 90 90 90.0 0.0
146 Lamarcus JoynerL. Joyner LAR S41 12 90 90 90.0 0.0
147 James BradberryJ. Bradberry CAR CB17 4 91 91 91.0 0.0
148 Robert AlfordR. Alford ATL CB18 8 91 158 124.5 33.5
149 Adarius TaylorA. Taylor TB LB61 5 92 92 92.0 0.0
150 Ryan KerriganR. Kerrigan WAS LB62 4 94 94 94.0 0.0
151 Darius SlayD. Slay DET CB19 6 94 156 125.0 31.0
152 Gareon ConleyG. Conley OAK CB20 7 95 95 95.0 0.0
153 A.J. BouyeA. Bouye JAC CB21 9 96 117 106.5 10.5
154 Byron JonesB. Jones DAL S42 8 98 98 98.0 0.0
155 Adoree' JacksonA. Jackson TEN CB22 8 98 98 98.0 0.0
156 Jalen RamseyJ. Ramsey JAC CB23 9 99 99 99.0 0.0
157 Jason McCourtyJ. McCourty NE CB24 11 105 108 106.5 1.5
158 Christian JonesC. Jones DET LB63 6 100 100 100.0 0.0
159 Casey HaywardC. Hayward LAC CB25 8 100 142 121.0 21.0
160 De'Vondre CampbellD. Campbell ATL LB64 8 101 148 124.5 23.5
161 Barry ChurchB. Church JAC S43 9 102 102 102.0 0.0
162 Shaquill GriffinS. Griffin SEA CB26 7 102 102 102.0 0.0
163 Justin HoustonJ. Houston KC LB65 12 103 193 148.0 45.0
164 Bud DupreeB. Dupree PIT LB66 7 104 104 104.0 0.0
165 Patrick ChungP. Chung NE S44 11 105 141 123.0 18.0
166 Desmond TrufantD. Trufant ATL CB27 8 106 106 106.0 0.0
167 Dre KirkpatrickD. Kirkpatrick CIN CB28 9 107 107 107.0 0.0
168 Deion JonesD. Jones ATL LB67 8 110 110 110.0 0.0
169 Chris JonesC. Jones DAL P1 8 111 111 111.0 0.0
170 A.J. KleinA. Klein NO LB68 6 111 172 141.5 30.5
171 Karl JosephK. Joseph OAK S45 7 112 219 165.5 53.5
172 Josh NormanJ. Norman WAS CB29 4 114 114 114.0 0.0
173 Preston SmithP. Smith WAS LB69 4 115 115 115.0 0.0
174 Morris ClaiborneM. Claiborne NYJ CB30 11 116 116 116.0 0.0
175 Jeff HeathJ. Heath DAL S46 8 118 118 118.0 0.0
176 Bradley RobyB. Roby DEN CB31 10 120 120 120.0 0.0
177 Melvin IngramM. Ingram LAC DE22 8 121 121 121.0 0.0
178 Bobby McCainB. McCain MIA CB32 11 122 122 122.0 0.0
179 Kamu Grugier-HillK. Grugier-Hill PHI LB70 9 125 125 125.0 0.0
180 Whitney MercilusW. Mercilus HOU LB71 10 126 126 126.0 0.0
181 William JacksonW. Jackson CIN CB33 9 127 127 127.0 0.0
182 Lafayette PittsL. Pitts BUF CB34 11 129 129 129.0 0.0
183 Jabrill PeppersJ. Peppers CLE S47 11 130 130 130.0 0.0
184 Tashaun GipsonT. Gipson JAC S48 9 131 131 131.0 0.0
185 Kenny ClarkK. Clark GB DT8 7 132 132 132.0 0.0
186 Kyler FackrellK. Fackrell GB LB72 7 133 133 133.0 0.0
187 BJ GoodsonB. Goodson NYG LB73 9 134 134 134.0 0.0
188 Joe HadenJ. Haden PIT CB35 7 135 135 135.0 0.0
189 Tre FlowersT. Flowers SEA S49 7 136 136 136.0 0.0
190 Thomas DavisT. Davis CAR LB74 4 137 137 137.0 0.0
191 Marlon HumphreyM. Humphrey BAL CB36 10 138 138 138.0 0.0
192 Shaq ThompsonS. Thompson CAR LB75 4 139 139 139.0 0.0
193 Elandon RobertsE. Roberts NE LB76 11 143 143 143.0 0.0
194 Steven NelsonS. Nelson KC CB37 12 144 144 144.0 0.0
195 Devante BondD. Bond TB LB77 5 145 145 145.0 0.0
196 Devon KennardD. Kennard DET LB78 6 146 146 146.0 0.0
197 Haason ReddickH. Reddick ARI LB79 9 147 147 147.0 0.0
198 Oren BurksO. Burks GB LB80 7 149 149 149.0 0.0
199 Jordan JenkinsJ. Jenkins NYJ LB81 11 152 152 152.0 0.0
200 Genard AveryG. Avery CLE LB82 11 154 154 154.0 0.0
201 Dee FordD. Ford KC LB83 12 157 157 157.0 0.0
202 Rashaan MelvinR. Melvin OAK CB38 7 159 159 159.0 0.0
203 Hardy NickersonH. Nickerson CIN LB84 9 160 160 160.0 0.0
204 Najee GoodeN. Goode IND LB85 9 162 162 162.0 0.0
205 Duke RileyD. Riley ATL LB86 8 163 163 163.0 0.0
206 Kenny YoungK. Young BAL LB87 10 164 164 164.0 0.0
207 Marcus PetersM. Peters LAR CB39 12 165 165 165.0 0.0
208 Marquel LeeM. Lee OAK LB88 7 166 166 166.0 0.0
209 Emmanuel LamurE. Lamur OAK LB89 7 167 167 167.0 0.0
210 Jahleel AddaeJ. Addae LAC S50 8 168 168 168.0 0.0
211 Trevor WilliamsT. Williams LAC CB40 8 169 169 169.0 0.0
212 Jordan WhiteheadJ. Whitehead TB S51 5 170 170 170.0 0.0
213 Ben GedeonB. Gedeon MIN LB90 10 171 171 171.0 0.0
214 Damon HarrisonD. Harrison DET DT9 6 173 173 173.0 0.0
215 Reggie RaglandR. Ragland KC LB91 12 174 174 174.0 0.0
216 Curtis RileyC. Riley NYG CB41 9 175 175 175.0 0.0
217 B.W. WebbB. Webb NYG CB42 9 176 176 176.0 0.0
218 Patrick PetersonP. Peterson ARI CB43 9 177 177 177.0 0.0
219 Kyle EmanuelK. Emanuel LAC LB92 8 178 178 178.0 0.0
220 Jabaal SheardJ. Sheard IND DE23 9 179 179 179.0 0.0
221 Samson EbukamS. Ebukam LAR LB93 12 180 180 180.0 0.0
222 Xavier RhodesX. Rhodes MIN CB44 10 181 181 181.0 0.0
223 Anthony BarrA. Barr MIN LB94 10 182 182 182.0 0.0
224 James OnwualuJ. Onwualu SF LB95 11 183 183 183.0 0.0
225 Fabian MoreauF. Moreau WAS CB45 4 184 184 184.0 0.0
226 Brandon CarrB. Carr BAL CB46 10 185 185 185.0 0.0
227 D.J. ReedD. Reed SF CB47 11 187 187 187.0 0.0
228 Johnathan JosephJ. Joseph HOU CB48 10 188 188 188.0 0.0
229 Clay MatthewsC. Matthews GB LB96 7 190 190 190.0 0.0
230 Damien WilsonD. Wilson DAL LB97 8 191 191 191.0 0.0
231 Sidney JonesS. Jones PHI CB49 9 192 192 192.0 0.0
232 Tre'Davious WhiteT. White BUF CB50 11 195 195 195.0 0.0
233 Darian StewartD. Stewart DEN S52 10 196 196 196.0 0.0
234 Brian OrakpoB. Orakpo TEN LB98 8 199 199 199.0 0.0
235 Rontez MilesR. Miles NYJ S53 11 200 200 200.0 0.0
236 Jayron KearseJ. Kearse MIN S54 10 201 201 201.0 0.0
237 Rasul DouglasR. Douglas PHI CB51 9 202 202 202.0 0.0
238 Brandon CopelandB. Copeland NYJ LB99 11 203 203 203.0 0.0
239 Derrick MorganD. Morgan TEN LB100 8 204 204 204.0 0.0
240 Artie BurnsA. Burns PIT CB52 7 205 205 205.0 0.0
241 Marcus GilchristM. Gilchrist OAK S55 7 206 206 206.0 0.0
242 Trumaine JohnsonT. Johnson NYJ CB53 11 208 208 208.0 0.0
243 Mike AdamsM. Adams CAR S56 4 209 209 209.0 0.0
244 Michael ThomasM. Thomas NYG S57 9 211 211 211.0 0.0
245 Leon JacobsL. Jacobs JAC LB101 9 214 214 214.0 0.0
246 Rashaan EvansR. Evans TEN LB102 8 215 215 215.0 0.0
247 Kevin Pierre-LouisK. Pierre-Louis NYJ LB103 11 217 217 217.0 0.0
248 Jurrell CaseyJ. Casey TEN DT10 8 220 220 220.0 0.0
249 Matt LongacreM. Longacre LAR LB104 12 221 221 221.0 0.0
250 David AmersonD. Amerson ARI CB54 9 223 223 223.0 0.0
251 Jarran ReedJ. Reed SEA DT11 7 225 225 225.0 0.0
252 Ronnie HarrisonR. Harrison JAC S58 9 226 226 226.0 0.0
253 Carlton DavisC. Davis TB CB55 5 227 227 227.0 0.0
254 Xavier WoodsX. Woods DAL S59 8 228 228 228.0 0.0
255 Jordan RichardsJ. Richards ATL S60 8 229 229 229.0 0.0
256 Richard ShermanR. Sherman SF CB56 11 230 230 230.0 0.0
257 Dylan ColeD. Cole HOU LB105 10 231 231 231.0 0.0
258 Dont'a HightowerD. Hightower NE LB106 11 232 232 232.0 0.0
259 Javon HargraveJ. Hargrave PIT DT12 7 233 233 233.0 0.0
260 Xavien HowardX. Howard MIA CB57 11 235 235 235.0 0.0
261 Nevin LawsonN. Lawson DET CB58 6 236 236 236.0 0.0
262 Aqib TalibA. Talib LAR CB59 12 238 238 238.0 0.0
263 Chris HarrisC. Harris FA S61 239 239 239.0 0.0
264 Barkevious MingoB. Mingo SEA LB107 7 240 240 240.0 0.0
265 Alex AnzaloneA. Anzalone NO LB108 6 242 242 242.0 0.0
266 Hayes PullardH. Pullard LAC LB109 8 243 243 243.0 0.0
267 Malik HookerM. Hooker IND S62 9 245 245 245.0 0.0
268 Tramon WilliamsT. Williams GB CB60 7 246 246 246.0 0.0
269 Ahkello WitherspoonA. Witherspoon SF CB61 11 247 247 247.0 0.0
270 Brandon MarshallB. Marshall NO WR2 6 248 248 248.0 0.0
271 Stephon TuittS. Tuitt PIT DE24 7 249 249 249.0 0.0
272 Jonathan AllenJ. Allen WAS DT13 4 250 250 250.0 0.0

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