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FF's Greatest Jaguars of All Time - #7

Who is the seventh greatest Jaguar of all time?  

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  1. 1. Who is the seventh greatest Jaguar of all time?

    • Tony Brackens
    • Calais Campbell
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    • Kevin Hardy
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    • John Henderson
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    • Vince Manuwai
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    • Rashean Mathis
    • Brad Meester
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    • Chris Naeole
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    • Yannick Ngakoue
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    • Mike Peterson
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    • Paul Posluszny
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    • Jalen Ramsey
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    • Daryl Smith
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    • Marcus Stroud
    • Other (please specify)
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1 hour ago, Jags said:

Playing defensive end involves a lot more than getting sacks. Setting the edge (Yan's weakness), playing the run, discipline, getting pressure, QB hits, QB hurries and being consistent. Brackens didn't have any weaknesses. 

Not to mention the game is so different now. Guys throw a ton more now so there’s alot more opportunities for sacks and even how ends fly off the ball because you can act like the likelihood of it being a run a smaller now 

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On 08/05/2020 at 4:10 PM, JaguarCrazy2832 said:

Not to mention the game is so different now. Guys throw a ton more now so there’s alot more opportunities for sacks and even how ends fly off the ball because you can act like the likelihood of it being a run a smaller now 

Yeah.  Getting pressure and generating sacks was always important, but in today's game...it's become pretty much the end-all, be-all of slowing down offenses.  So between the lesser likelihood of the run, and teams starting to make compromises with players and schematically in terms of "packages" and designed pressures...it does make it kinda hard to compare apples to apples vs today.

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