Heavy Hitter Posted April 24, 2015 Share Posted April 24, 2015 As a team the Seahawks had 36 total sacks. The LE, LEO and SAM accounted for a little more than half of them. The one position that we covet at pick 8 did not even lead the team.1. Michael Bennett (LE) - 7 sacks2. Bruce Irvin (SAM) - 6.5 sacks3. Jordan Hill (DT) - 5.5 sacks4. Cliff Avril (LEO) - 5 sacks5. Kevin Williams (DT) - 3 sacksI'm excited to see what "Q" can do for us1. Adrian Clayborn (LE) - ? sacks2. Brook Reed (SAM) - ? sacks3. Ra'shede Hageman (DT) - ? sacks4. Draft pick (LEO) - ? sacks5. Jonathan Babineaux (DT) - ? sacksProminent Players CoachedSEATTLE SEAHAWKS:DE CHRIS CLEMONS – Recorded a career-high 11.0 sacks in 2010 which tied him for 10th in the NFL, along with 49 tackles (33 solo) and one forced fumble in the most productive season of his career.DE PATRICK KERNEY – Coached the two-time Pro Bowler in the last season of his 11-year career, as Kerney played 15 games and picked up five sacks.NEW YORK JETS:DE SHAUN ELLIS – Collected 60 tackles in 2008—the 10th most by a defensive lineman in the NFL—and was tied for 17th in sacks with 8.0. In his career, he has totaled 499 tackles, 72.5 sacks and has forced 12 fumbles.DT KRIS JENKINS – Earned 2008 Pro Bowl honors, the fourth time in his career he received the recognition and second-team AP All-Pro accolades after posting 53 tackles and 3.5 sacks. Also won his first career AFC Defensive Player of the Week award with 1.5 sacks, three hurries and three tackles in the Nov. 2 win over Buffalo.MIAMI DOLPHINS:DE KEVIN CARTER – Played both of his seasons with Miami under Quinn, starting all 32 games and tallying 99 tackles, 11.5 sacks, four passes defensed, three fumble recoveries and a forced fumble during that time.DE JASON TAYLOR – During Quinn’s two-year tenure with Miami, Taylor ranked third in the NFL with 25.5 sacks, led the league in forced fumbles with 13, and scored three defensive touchdowns (two interception returns, one fumble return) en route to earning Pro Bowl berths in 2005 and 2006 and the AP NFL Defensive Player of the Year award in 2006. SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS:DT BRYANT YOUNG – Made the final two Pro Bowls of his career under the tutelage of Quinn in the 2001 and 2002 seasons. Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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