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11-05-2012, 09:44 AM
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Originally Posted by End of Line View Post
Ryan Shazier has similar stats, makes clutch plays, and is the best player on the defensive side of the ball. No D player should be up for it unless they are putting up Suh like numbers or playing both sides of the ball like Woodson.

Just for clarification:

Shazier: 99 Total tackles (59 solo/40 assisted), 4 sacks, 1 int, 1 TD, 7 PD

Te'o: 86 Total tackles (36 solo/50 assisted), 1.5 sacks, 5 int, 4 PD
And Te'o has elevated a less talented unit to one of the top two defensive units in the country. Shazier hasn't done that.

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