Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

08 Oct 2009

Texans Defense In Hard Numbers, Pretty Pictures

Our friend Steph Stradley at the Houston Chronicle takes a look at the Texans defense through four games relative to previous seasons by using our Premium database. It also includes exclusive never-before-seen comments from me about Amobi Okoye!

Posted by: Bill Barnwell on 08 Oct 2009

1 comment, Last at 08 Oct 2009, 4:34pm by matthewglidden

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by matthewglidden :: Thu, 10/08/2009 - 4:34pm

Seeing pictures of the strip-sack-fumble, I wonder how much FO looked into fumbles as a function of QB + line combination. It'd be no surprise that poor lines (generally) mean more sacks and thus more fumbles, but illuminating to tell which QBs hang on to the ball more reliably despite the hits.