Micah Parsons, Raiders duo stand out
Garrett is a constant threat to every team lining up against him, and his league-leading sack total (13) stands as proof of his ability to affect a game in favor of the Browns. Garrett's 45 total QB pressures rank fourth in the NFL, as does his 4.4 percent sack rate. Opposing teams are truly only successful at countering Garrett when they build their game plan around him, as New England did in Week 10. Otherwise, Garrett is simply a force off the edge, to the degree that it is inexplicable to leave a blocker one-on-one against him, no matter how good the blocker is. The Bears learned this the hard way when Garrett racked up 4.5 sacks against them in Week 3. Garrett is an effective defender against the run, registering 28 stops and five stuffs. He's an every-down concern for opposing offenses, and he remains Cleveland's most important defender. He also happened to land in this exact same spot on May's list.
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