Originally posted by strickac:
He's not an interior lineman though. He's a DE. 3-4 DEs are always dropped down a notch because they don't get the sack numbers as 4-3 Ends.
A 34 DE is an interior lineman, with the OLB providing the outside pass rush. Justin Smith said on Fox before the Saints game that he considers himself an interior lineman. He also was a 2nd team All Pro DT
[ Edited by DirtyP on Jun 14, 2012 at 3:30 PM ]