Originally Posted by pricejj
I didn't say Knighton or Vickerson WON'T get double-teamed. I said they don't REQUIRE a double-team. NEITHER is an impact, 3-down DT. Knighton might get better (let's hope so)...but he averages 35 tackles and less than 2 sacks per year. That won't cut it at 3-tech. Of course one of the interior DL will always be double-teamed in a 4-man DL front againt 5 OL. It's simple math.
Knighton is a 1tech NT.. He's not a 3tech.. Yet in our scheme obviously the emphasis is on two gapping DTs who stop the run but push the pocket..