Originally Posted by broncswin
Yes...just because we sit in nickle 65% of the time, doesn't mean the opposition throws at that high %....so yes even in nickle he is out there to run stop and he struggles at it
fwiw, Denver's D was 2nd in the NFL last year in yards given up per rushing attempt (3.6 YPA). They were top 3 in terms of total rushing yards given up on the year. What the pass rush loses in losing Doom is far more detrimental than what the run defense gains with his loss, imo.