Rams' pass rush primed for big performance under Phillips
- In 2016, Denver had the second-most pressures generated by a single edge defender with 79 total.
- In 2015, Denver had the most pressures generated by a single edge defender with a total of 82
- Wade Phillips, then the Denver defensive coordinator and now the DC for the Los Angeles Rams, only had two edge defenders take more than 20 snaps in the 2013 season, which led to a dip in pressures generated.
- Since the 2010 season, Phillips’ defenses have had the following rankings in pass rush among the league: first, fourth, eighth, third, first, eighth.