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The NFL's prototypical defensive linemen for each DL technique

Sam Monson breaks down the prototype NFL defender for each D-line technique.

5 months ago
Edge vs Interior: Which pass-rusher reigns supreme

PFF data scientists Eric Eager and George Chahrouri provide an in-depth look at whether pressure is more valuable when it is generated from the interior or the edge.

5 months ago
DeForest Buckner, the ironman on the 49ers d-line, selected No. 43 on the PFF 50

DeForest Buckner finds himself at No. 43 on the PFF 50 for 2018 after he put forth an impressive season in San Francisco while rushing the passer.

5 months ago
The top 50 NFL players for 2018

PFF Senior Analyst Sam Monson and the PFF team rank the top 50 players for 2018.

5 months ago
NFL welcomes young players on the cusp of elite status for 2018

Looking at the next round of young NFL players who are on the verge of elite status as we enter the 2018 season.

5 months ago
PFF's top 25 NFL players under 25 for 2018

The second annual PFF Under 25 team, highlighting the top NFL players who are set to be under 25 years of age when 2018 training camps start.

6 months ago
PFF Draft Room - San Francisco 49ers

PFF's Jordan Plocher & Eric Eager explore the recent patterns and success of the San Francisco 49ers draft selections from 2013 to now.

7 months ago
The top-10 sophomore standouts of the 2017 season

PFF's Mark's Chichester takes a look at the best performances by second-year players around the NFL.

9 months ago
Top 101 players from the 2017 NFL season

Pro Football Focus counts down the 101 best players from the 2017 NFL season.

9 months ago
NFL 2017 Week 16 - Team of the Week

All the best performances from the top players in the NFL during Week 16 action. From QBs to WRs, DEs to CBs - we've got you covered with the very best from Week 16 of the NFL season in our PFF Team of the Week.

10 months ago