Found November 29, 2012 on
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Last week: 9 (-3)
Net points per drive: -0.4 (23rd)
DVOA: -22.0% (28th)
Weighted DVOA: -22.1% (27th)
Tier 4: Young teams that could make the playoffs, but won’t do much once they get there
LT Anthony Castonzo: Allowed 1 quarterback hurry on 47 pass block snaps, run blocked for 6 yards on 3 attempts
WR Reggie Wayne: Caught 8 passes for 102 yards on 14 attempts on 46 pass snaps, 3.1 YAC per catch, 1 interception when thrown to
CB Cassius Vaughn: Allowed 3 catches for 22 yards on 9 attempts, 1 pass deflections, 2 solo tackles, 1 stop
MLB Jerrell Freeman: 13 solo tackles, 8 stops, 2 missed tackles, 1 sack on 2 blitzes, allowed 3 catches for 10 yards on 4 attempts
ROLB Dwight Freeney: 2 quarterback hits and 4 quarterback hurries on 34 pass rush snaps, 1 penalty, no tackles
LOLB Robert Mathis: 1 sack and 4 quarterback hurries on 28 pass rush snaps, 1 penalty, 1 assist, 1 stop
P Pat McAfee: 5 punts for 256 yards, 2 inside 20, 2 returns for 24 yards, 46.4 net yards per pun...
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