Originally written on It's Always Sunny in Detroit  |  Last updated 2/17/12

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Warren Sapp sets for play September 8, 2003 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. The Bucs defeated the Eagles 17 - 0 to open the season on Monday Night football. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)
Aside from spending dollar bills with former presidents' on them, there isn't a whole lot you can do to celebrate President's Day, which is Monday. Former NFL defensive tackle and current NFL Network analyst, Warren Sapp was asked on NFL Total Access to pick his Mount Rushmore of current NFL defensive linemen. That is, to pick four linemen that epitomize the position. Sapp didn't turn down a second opportunity to put down the Lions Ndamukong Suh.
 
But, maybe surprisingly, Sapp differentiated Suh's constant game of interview chess with the media to his play on the field. He chose Suh as one of his two guys manning the middle. He paired Suh with Arizona Cardinals d-tackle Darnell Dockett. On the outside, Sapp chose the Vikings Jared Allen and the Cowboys DeMarcus Ware.
 
As you may or may not know, the real Mount Rushmore is comprised of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln and sits in South Dakota.

With all of the dominating defensive tackles in the league, including the 49ers Justin Smith and Ravens Haloti Ngata and Sapp's displeasure with some of Suh's antics, the choice was somewhat of a surprise.

Considering that Suh is only a second year player and had a somewhat disappointing 2011 season, he wouldn't have been included on my list. I would have gone with Smith and Ngata in the middle flanked by Allen and Ware. But then again, who am I to pretend I know who the best big uglies are? I'm half there size and talk about 1/10 of what Warren Sapp does. I wonder if Warren knows who's on the real Mount Rushmore.

Former NFL wide receiver Torry Holt selected his Mount Rushmore of current wide receivers. Without surprise, the Lions Calvin Johnson was put up there with the Panthers Steve Smith, Cardinals Larry Fitzgerald and the Texans Andre Johnson.


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