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2009 Player Rankings: Linebackers
Updated: September 10, 2009
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Patrick Willis - SFO YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 1
Comments: Even in the rather-undesirable 3-4 defense Willis is the undisputed top dog at linebacker in 2009.
2006                      
2007 SFO 16 127 127 38 4 2 1   5  
2008 SFO 16 127 109 32 1 1 1 1 10 1
Avg   16 127 118 35 3 2 1 1 8 1
Proj SFO   146 111 35 2.5 2 2 1 9  
DeMeco Ryans - PHI YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 2  
Comments: Leading the league in preseason tackles and looking even better in DC Frank Bush's defense.
2006                      
2007 HOU 16 127 98 29 2 1 3 1 7 1
2008 HOU 16 112 86 26 1 2 3   4  
Avg   16 120 92 28 2 2 3 1 6 1
Proj PHI   132 102 30 3.5 4 2 1 7  
Barrett Ruud - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 3
Comments: Is definitely the man for the Buc D now that the old guard has left. Expect a boatload of tackles.
2006                      
2007 TBB 15 114 83 31   3 3 2 3  
2008 TBB 16 127 102 35 3   1 2 6  
Avg   16 121 93 33 2 2 2 2 5 0
Proj FA   137 102 30 2.0 3 2 1 5  
Terrell Suggs - BAL YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 4
Comments: He's still kind of a hybrid DE-LB but by far the best of that bunch. The sack count might jump up this year.
2006                      
2007 BAL 16 78 52 26 5 1     6  
2008 BAL 16 69 54 15 8 2   2 9 2
Avg   16 74 53 21 7 2 0 1 8 1
Proj BAL   65 50 15 10.0 3 2 1 5  
Jonathan Vilma - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 4
Comments: Will be settled into his role for the Saints is healthy and needs to be the playmaker for this real average defense.
2006                      
2007 NYJ 7 43 32 11       1 4  
2008 NOS 16 127 98 34 1 2 3 1 6  
Avg   12 85 65 23 1 1 2 1 5 0
Proj FA   135 100 35 1.5 2 1 1 5  
Kirk Morrison - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 5
Comments: Keeps racking up an insane amount of solo tackles the bread and butter for IDP stats.
2006                      
2007 OAK 16 120 95 25 1   1 4 10  
2008 OAK 16 127 100 36 1 2   1 1  
Avg   16 124 98 31 1 1 1 3 6 0
Proj FA   129 101 28 1.0 2 1 2 6  
Jon Beason - NYG YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 6
Comments: Makes the tackles but offers little else. Still good enough for an elite LB1 in all formats.
2006                      
2007 CAR 16 127 104 33     1 1 8  
2008 CAR 16 127 110 28     1 3 8  
Avg   16 127 107 31 0 0 1 2 8 0
Proj NYG   127 101 26 0.5 1 1 2 7  
Karlos Dansby - CLE YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 7
Comments: Upped the solos last year which was a good sign. Expect better sack numbers this season.
2006                      
2007 ARI 14 99 78 21 4 4   3 8  
2008 ARI 16 119 95 24 4 2 3 2 5  
Avg   15 109 87 23 4 3 2 3 7 0
Proj CLE   114 91 23 6.5 3 2 2 6  
Trent Cole - PHI YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 7
Comments: Obviously is an elite DL after three straight big seasons. The backbone of an under-rated Philly defense.
2006                      
2007 PHI 16 70 49 21 12 4 1   2  
2008 PHI 16 77 59 18 9 2     2  
Avg   16 74 54 20 11 3 1 0 2 0
Proj PHI   60 47 12 10.5 3 2   3  
London Fletcher - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 8
Comments: Fletcher keeps plugging along at the ripe age of 34. Unfortunately he's just a tackle machine and not a big-time playmaker.
2006                      
2007 WAS 16 127 101 28     1 3 10 1
2008 WAS 16 127 96 37   1 1   6  
Avg   16 127 99 33 0 1 1 2 8 1
Proj FA   125 95 30 1.0 1 2 1 8  
D'Qwell Jackson - IND YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 9
Comments: Tons of tackles because he has a ton of opportunities. The addition of Barton could limit those opportunities though.
2006                      
2007 CLE 14 101 75 26 1   1 1 3  
2008 CLE 16 127 95 59 2     3 6  
Avg   15 114 85 43 2 0 1 2 5 0
Proj IND   131 91 40 1.5 1 1 2 4  
Ray Lewis - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 10  
Comments: Ray Ray is looking spry this preseason and the Ravens appear to be set with running the 4-3.
2006                      
2007 BAL 14 121 83 38 2 2 1 2 10 1
2008 BAL 16 117 84 33 4 2 2 3 9  
Avg   15 119 84 36 3 2 2 3 10 1
Proj FA   121 90 31 2.5 2 2 3 9  
John Abraham - ARI YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 10
Comments: Rumors about being unhappy with his contract appear to be false so there doesn't appear to be an issue with him.
2006                      
2007 ATL 16 32 31 1 10 4     4  
2008 ATL 16 38 37 1 16 4     1  
Avg   16 35 34 1 13 4 0 0 3 0
Proj ARI   47 35 12 14.0 4 2   4  
Lance Briggs - CHI YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 11
Comments: Has all but overtaken the top LB spot for the Bears. Expect plenty of solos as well as a handful of other stats.
2006                      
2007 CHI 14 103 84 19 2 2 1   3  
2008 CHI 16 110 90 20   1 2 3 11 1
Avg   15 107 87 20 1 2 2 2 7 1
Proj CHI   116 95 21 1.5 3 2 2 7  
Robert Mathis - IND YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 11
Comments: Improvements to the interior line could open things up for the steady Mathis.
2006                      
2007 IND 13 33 27 6 7 4 1      
2008 IND 15 47 36 11 12 5 3   3 1
Avg   14 40 32 9 10 5 2 0 2 1
Proj IND   50 35 15 10.5 4 1   3  
E.J. Henderson - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 12
Comments: Don't sleep on this guy he's healthy and showed the ability to put up awesome stats in 2007.
2006                      
2007 MIN 16 119 94 25 4 3 2   4  
2008 MIN 4 27 23 4 1 1 1      
Avg   10 73 59 15 3 2 2 0 2 0
Proj FA   115 90 25 4.0 2 2 1 4  
James Harrison - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 13
Comments: The NFL's defensive POY is also an elite fantasy LB. Expect plenty of tackles with all the other stats.
2006                      
2007 PIT 16 86 66 20 8 7 3 1 2  
2008 PIT 15 92 59 33 16 7   1 3  
Avg   16 89 63 27 12 7 2 1 3 0
Proj FA   104 71 33 12.5 5 2 2 4  
Jerod Mayo - NEP YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 14
Comments: Missed OTAs and minicamp but appears good to go to start the season. Expect solid numbers from the Pat LB.
2006                      
2007                      
2008 NEP 16 126 98 28   1 1   4  
Avg   16 126 98 28 0 1 1 0 4 0
Proj NEP   120 95 25 0.5 2 2   4  
Paul Posluszny - JAC YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 16
Comments: Returned to action in 2008 and racked up a solid amount of tackles. You'd like to see the other stats start appearing.
2006                      
2007 BUF 3 25 16 9            
2008 BUF 16 110 87 23   1 1 1 6  
Avg   10 68 52 16 0 1 1 1 3 0
Proj JAC   111 91 20 0.0 2 1 1 6  
Keith Bulluck - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 17
Comments: Bounced back a bit in 2008 after a weak 2007 season. Expect a small bump-up in 2009.
2006                      
2007 TEN 16 88 68 20   1 1 5 7  
2008 TEN 16 98 75 23   1 1   6  
Avg   16 93 72 22 0 1 1 3 7 0
Proj FA   107 80 27 1.0 2 2 3 10  
Bradie James - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 18
Comments: Racked up the tackles in 2008 and should continue to do the same in 2009. Very solid LB2.
2006                      
2007 DAL 16 101 64 37 3   3      
2008 DAL 16 117 81 36 8 3 2   4  
Avg   16 109 73 37 6 2 3 0 2 0
Proj FA   106 75 31 4.5 2 1   7  
Brian Urlacher - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 19
Comments: Definitely a viable fantasy option but just not the beast he once was. Very solid LB2 with LB1 potential if he can turn it up a bit.
2006                      
2007 CHI 16 123 93 30 5   2 5 12 1
2008 CHI 16 93 79 14     1 2 10  
Avg   16 108 86 22 3 0 2 4 11 1
Proj FA   100 80 20 2.0 1 1 3 11  
Aaron Schobel - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 20  
Comments: Should rebound this season but is starting it with a bum elbow and the rookie Maybin signed and potentially moved in.
2006                      
2007 BUF 16 57 45 12 6 5 1   5  
2008 BUF 5 19 18 1 1       1  
Avg   11 38 32 7 4 3 1 0 3 0
Proj FA   50 35 11 8.0 4 1   3  
DJ Williams - CHI YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 20
Comments: Which Williams will we get in 2009? 2008 version? Hope not. 2007 version? Hope so.
2006                      
2007 DEN 16 127 106 35 1 2 2 1 5  
2008 DEN 11 93 68 25 2   1   2  
Avg   14 110 87 30 2 1 2 1 4 0
Proj CHI   107 79 28 2.0 2 2 1 4  
Ernie Sims - ARI YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 21
Comments: Arrival of Peterson isn't that much of a concern; lack of production in comparison to talent is.
2006                      
2007 DET 16 127 97 37 1 3   1 2  
2008 DET 16 113 71 42 1       1  
Avg   16 120 84 40 1 2 0 1 2 0
Proj ARI   113 80 33 1.0 1 1   2  
Thomas Davis - CAR YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 22
Comments: Emerged with a bunch of solos last season but don't expect the same this season.
2006                      
2007 CAR 16 86 70 16 3 2 1 1 5  
2008 CAR 16 114 93 21 4 2 1   6  
Avg   16 100 82 19 4 2 1 1 6 0
Proj CAR   100 80 20 3.0 2 1 1 4  
Stephen Cooper - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 23
Comments: Merriman is back but that doesn't mean Cooper can't keep tackling.
2006                      
2007 SDC 16 108 73 35 2 2 2 2 6  
2008 SDC 12 98 72 26 2     4 6  
Avg   14 103 73 31 2 1 1 3 6 0
Proj FA   104 74 30 2.0 2 1 3 5  
David Harris - NYJ YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 24
Comments: Healthy and with loss of Barton should lead the Jet defense in tackles. Arrival of Bart Scott is just a minor concern.
2006                      
2007 NYJ 16 121 86 35 5 2 1   3  
2008 NYJ 11 76 53 23 1   1   1  
Avg   14 99 70 29 3 1 1 0 2 0
Proj NYJ   104 74 30 2.0 2 1   3  
Dwight Freeney - SDC YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 25
Comments: Some are expecting a resurgence from Freeney with Mathis chugging along on the other end and a better DT corps.
2006                      
2007 IND 9 21 18 3 4 4        
2008 IND 15 28 24 4 10 4        
Avg   12 25 21 4 7 4 0 0 0 0
Proj SDC   40 30 10 9.0 3 1 3 1  
Justin Durant - DAL YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 25
Comments: Despite a hip injury he's still starting the season as the Jag MLB.
2006                      
2007 JAC 13 46 37 9 1     1 2  
2008 JAC 14 69 61 8         5  
Avg   14 58 49 9 1 0 0 1 4 0
Proj DAL   100 75 25 1.5 1 1 1 7  
Channing Crowder - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 26
Comments: Someone has to make tackles up front for the Fins. Why not Crowder? Won't wow you with huge production but steady.
2006                      
2007 MIA 11 77 60 17            
2008 MIA 15 113 92 21   1 1   6  
Avg   13 95 76 19 0 1 1 0 3 0
Proj FA   102 79 23 0.5 1 1   5  
Gary Brackett - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 27  
Comments: Expect a bit of a dropoff for Brackett who really just gives you tackles and not much else.
2006                      
2007 IND 16 116 86 30   1 1 4 7 1
2008 IND 12 100 71 29   1 1   1 1
Avg   14 108 79 30 0 1 1 2 4 1
Proj FA   100 75 25 0.5 2 2 2 6  
Curtis Lofton - NOS YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 28
Comments: Certainly talented but his grown could be delayed with the arrival of a motivated Mike Peterson who will steal stats.
2006                      
2007                      
2008 ATL 16 87 60 27 1 1     2  
Avg   16 87 60 27 1 1 0 0 2 0
Proj NOS   97 72 28 1.5 3 2 1 4  
Derrick Burgess - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 29  
Comments: Moves to the Pats and will fill the Richard Seymour void.
2006                      
2007 OAK 14 40 32 8 8   1   1  
2008 OAK 10 24 16 8 4 1     2  
Avg   12 32 24 8 6 1 1 0 2 0
Proj FA   42 32 10 7.5 2 2   1  
Will Witherspoon - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 29
Comments: The arrival of Laurinaitis and 'Spoon's move to the weak side will mean limited chances of him returning to 2006 form.
2006                      
2007 STL 16 110 92 18 7 2 1   7  
2008 STL 16 72 57 15 1   1 1 3  
Avg   16 91 75 17 4 1 1 1 5 0
Proj FA   95 70 30 2.0 2 1 1 6  
James Farrior - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 30
Comments: Will have some stats siphoned off by Timmons/Woodley but is still a viable fantasy option.
2006                      
2007 PIT 16 96 65 31 6 2   1 8  
2008 PIT 16 127 89 44 4 1 1   5  
Avg   16 112 77 38 5 2 1 1 7 0
Proj FA   100 70 30 3.0 1 1   5  
Thomas Howard - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 31
Comments: Somehow finds a way to rack up a bunch of tackles despite the presence of Morrison.
2006                      
2007 OAK 16 96 78 18 1     6 11 2
2008 OAK 16 97 80 17 1 2   1 5  
Avg   16 97 79 18 1 1 0 4 8 1
Proj FA   95 75 20 1.0 1 1 1 7  
Nick Barnett - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 32
Comments: The shift to the 3-4 will limit Barnett's chances at LB1 type stats and could drop him to a LB3 in most formats.
2006                      
2007 GBP 16 127 102 29 4   1 2 4  
2008 GBP 9 49 41 8   1     2  
Avg   13 88 72 19 2 1 1 1 3 0
Proj FA   95 70 25 2.0 2 1 1 6  
Chad Greenway - MIN YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 33  
Comments: A solid talent but will lose numbers to Henderson.
2006                      
2007 MIN 16 99 73 26   2 4 2 4 1
2008 MIN 16 113 84 29 6 3     5  
Avg   16 106 79 28 3 3 2 1 5 1
Proj MIN   95 70 20 4.0 2 1 1 4  
Gerald Hayes - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 34
Comments: Always shows signs of his ability to put up big numbers akin to his running mate Dansby.
2006                      
2007 ARI 16 98 82 16 4 1   1 3 1
2008 ARI 16 87 66 21   4 2   4  
Avg   16 93 74 19 2 3 1 1 4 1
Proj FA   90 70 20 2.5 3 3 1 5  
James Laurinaitis - STL YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 35
Comments: Laurinaitis should probably put up the best rookie LB stats given his position and opportunities.
2006                      
2007                      
2008                      
Avg   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Proj STL   95 70 25 1.0 1 2 1 7  
A.J. Hawk - GBP YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 36
Comments: Who knows how the shift to the 3-4 will affect Hawk who has been a bit of a disappointment already.
2006                      
2007 GBP 16 104 77 27 1 1 1 1 4  
2008 GBP 16 86 67 19 3       1  
Avg   16 95 72 23 2 1 1 1 3 0
Proj GBP   95 70 25 2.0 2 1 1 4  
Lofa Tatupu - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 37  
Comments: The rookie Curry could actually challenge Tatupu for some stats.
2006                      
2007 SEA 16 109 83 26 1 3   4 9  
2008 SEA 15 94 69 25   1   1 4  
Avg   16 102 76 26 1 2 0 3 7 0
Proj FA   94 71 23 0.5 2 2 2 6  
Derrick Johnson - KCC YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 38
Comments: Tons of talent but doesn't wow you with his production. Will arrival of Zach Thomas mean much? Maybe.
2006                      
2007 KCC 16 93 82 11 4 3   2 6  
2008 KCC 14 85 68 17 2 4   1 6  
Avg   15 89 75 14 3 4 0 2 6 0
Proj KCC   88 73 15 2.5 2 2 1 5  
Joe Mays - KCC YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 39  
Comments: Mays will get the first shot at the MLB spot with Bradley out for the year. Could certainly produce with Gaither as the 4th LB.
2006                      
2007                      
2008 PHI 2                  
Avg   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Proj KCC   90 70 20 1.5 2 2 1 7  
Michael Boley - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 40  
Comments: Missing the first game of the season and is coming off surgery.
2006                      
2007 ATL 16 103 86 17 3 4   2 7  
2008 ATL 16 72 62 10     1 1 9  
Avg   16 88 74 14 2 2 1 2 8 0
Proj FA   87 70 17 3.0 2 1 1 6  
Julian Peterson - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 41
Comments: Will continue to be a solid edge rusher that puts up very solid tackle stats as well.
2006                      
2007 SEA 16 74 63 11 10 4 2 2 3  
2008 SEA 16 86 65 21 5 4 1   5  
Avg   16 80 64 16 8 4 2 1 4 0
Proj FA   81 60 21 7.5 3 1   4  
Keith Rivers - BUF YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 42
Comments: Stays on the weak side for the Bengals and should be presented with plenty of opportunities.
2006                      
2007                      
2008 CIN 7 36 24 12   1   1 1  
Avg   7 36 24 12 0 1 0 1 1 0
Proj BUF   90 65 25 1.0 3 1 2 7  
Antonio Pierce - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 43
Comments: Slowed down a bit in 2008 and with arrival of Boley could see his stats continue to decline or at least taper off.
2006                      
2007 NYG 16 102 76 26 1 1 1 1 8  
2008 NYG 15 94 72 22 1 2     2  
Avg   16 98 74 24 1 2 1 1 5 0
Proj FA   90 70 20 0.0 1 1   5  
Aaron Maybin - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 43
Comments: With Schobel commanding attention from the opposing OL the rookie could rack up decent numbers including some sacks.
2006                      
2007                      
2008                      
Avg   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Proj FA   38 25 13 5.5 1 1   2  
Eric Barton - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 45
Comments: Same position but now on a team with more tackling opportunities. Should return to the norm in terms of overall numbers though.
2006                      
2007 NYJ 16 73 47 26 2     1 2  
2008 NYJ 16 119 93 26 2 1 1   4  
Avg   16 96 70 26 2 1 1 1 3 0
Proj FA   84 60 24 2.5 3 2 1 3  
Larry Foote - ARI YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 46
Comments: The starter but slated to come out in passing downs. Still a good bet for close to 100 total tackles though.
2006                      
2007 PIT 16 79 44 35 3 3   1 5  
2008 PIT 16 63 34 29 2 1     3  
Avg   16 71 39 32 3 2 0 1 4 0
Proj ARI   85 65 20 0.0 2 1 1 4  
Aaron Curry - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 47
Comments: The jury is still out but even as the 'Hawks SLB he's just too good to not put up at least managable fantasy stats.
2006                      
2007                      
2008                      
Avg   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Proj FA   80 50 25 5.5 3 2 1 7  
Bart Scott - FA YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 49
Comments: Is obviously familiar with the scheme but will likely play second fiddle to Harris.
2006                      
2007 BAL 16 94 62 32 1       5  
2008 BAL 16 83 62 21 2 2     5  
Avg   16 89 62 27 2 1 0 0 5 0
Proj FA   82 60 22 1.0 1 1 1 5  
Lawrence Timmons - PIT YEAR TM GMS TKLS SOLO ASST SACKS FFUM RFUM IND PDEF TD
Huddle Rank: 50  
Comments: A breakout season could be slowed by a bum knee. Lower the expectations slightly.
2006                      
2007 PIT 16 2 1 1     2      
2008 PIT 16 57 35 22 5 1 1 1 3  
Avg   16 30 18 12 3 1 2 1 2 0
Proj PIT   80 50 23 6.0 2 2 2 5  
   
 

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