Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

Christian Ballard

Position: DE, DT

Size: 6-4, 283 pounds

Draft: Minnesota Vikings 2011 (Round: 4 / Pick: 106)

College: Iowa

Birthdate: 01/03/1989

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Standard Stats

YearTeamPosGGSTotal TklTklAstSacksIntIntTDPDFFFRFumTDPenPenYd
2012MINDT16014861.0000020320
2011MINDE16213670.0000000210

Advanced Stats

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankAdj Pct Tm TotalRankRun/Pass Ratio
2012MINDT151331.1--87%--2%--6.5
2011MINDE121041.8--83%--1%--12.0

Advanced Stats vs Pass

All Pass PlaysReceptions Only
YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct TmTklStopsStop Rate
2012MINDT2114.5--50%--0%1.00.00%
2011MINDE0000.0--0%--0%0.00.00%

Advanced Stats vs Run

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct Tm
2012MINDT131220.6--92%--92%
2011MINDE121041.8--83%--83%

Charting Stats

AdjustedNon-Adjusted
YearTeamPosHitsHurTgtsTgt%RankAvg DistYACRankSuc%RankPaYdRankSuc%PaYd
2012MINDT460----0.00.0--0%--0.0--0%0.0
2011MINDE22------------------------

Penalties

YearTeamPosGGSPenPenYd
2012MINDT160320
2011MINDE162210

Similarity Scores

Most Similar Players for 2012
RankPlayerYearSim
1Spencer Johnson2006920
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Most Similar Players for 2011-2012
RankPlayerYearSim
1Alvin McKinley2001-2002828
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