Which DE do you like this year...and in future years?

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Which DE do you like this year...and in future years?

Postby The Red Rooster » Tue Oct 17, 2017 11:15 am

It seems I could land Demarcus Lawrence or Everson Griffen for Vic Beasley plus a little something. Beasley is, and has always been, listed as DE on ESPN.

This is for team in sig which is a legit contender. We award 2 points for all tackles and each sack is worth 6 points. Beasley was great last year and started the year just fine before the hammy...but those other two have started on a rampage. My worry is they will not continue to get sacks in every single game like they have and I am buying way to high right now.

So, for this year, who helps me more out of the 3? Who do you all like better long term of the 3 as well? I want to pair someone with Cam Jordan each week and roll.

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Re: Which DE do you like this year...and in future years?

Postby lukkynumber13 » Tue Oct 17, 2017 11:33 am

Everson Griffen has always been one of the better pass rushers in the league. He's just climbed to another level of production so far this year. That said, if Beasley is a DE and this is dynasty, I'd probably stick with him. If it's redraft, grab Griffen
T1
LUCK, Flacco, J Allen, Beathard
MIXON, AP, Collins, Ajayi, Chase E, R Smith, Blue
KA/EVANS/HILL/DIGGS/HILTON, Sammy, C Davis, A Miller, Tre'Quan, Pascal
GRONK, Vance, Shaheen
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DL: CHANDLER/FLOWERS/SHORT, Golden, Addison, Okafor, Sheard, Larry O, Malik J
LB: KENDRICKS/WARNER/ZACH C, Schobert, Williamson, R Evans, Walker, KJW, Bynes, Kyzir, Young
DB: ADDAE/AMOS/SIMMONS, John J, Kazee, TJ Mac, Diggs

T2
JIMMY G, Rivers, Eli
GURLEY/DJ/MIXON, Guice, A Jones, Chase E, Darkwa
NUK/AJG/HILL/KA, Sammy, Shepard, Hogan, J-Wash, J'Mon, JMatt, David Moore, J Wright
ENGRAM, Doyle, Vance, Higbee, Everett, Maxx, Herndon, Heuerman, Hollister
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DL: BUCKNER/BARNETT/GRIFFEN/HEYWARD, Golden, Short, Ogbah, Wolfe, Spence, Weatherly, Rochell, Simon, Wilkerson, Horton
LB: KENDRICKS/BURFICT/LEONARD/HITCHENS, Danny T, Warner, KJW, Ebukam, Walker, Vince W, M Lee
DB: GEATHERS/POYER/JOHN J, Diggs, Kazee, Maye, Tavon, Hairston, Fuller

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Re: Which DE do you like this year...and in future years?

Postby The Red Rooster » Tue Oct 17, 2017 4:04 pm

Interesting...im actually a bit surprised you prefer Beasley over both and 2nd guessing what if anything I should offer! Haha

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Re: Which DE do you like this year...and in future years?

Postby lukkynumber13 » Tue Oct 17, 2017 4:14 pm

The Red Rooster wrote:
Tue Oct 17, 2017 4:04 pm
Interesting...im actually a bit surprised you prefer Beasley over both and 2nd guessing what if anything I should offer! Haha
Beasley is not quite as good as Griffen yet, but he's a better pass rusher than Lawrence
T1
LUCK, Flacco, J Allen, Beathard
MIXON, AP, Collins, Ajayi, Chase E, R Smith, Blue
KA/EVANS/HILL/DIGGS/HILTON, Sammy, C Davis, A Miller, Tre'Quan, Pascal
GRONK, Vance, Shaheen
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DL: CHANDLER/FLOWERS/SHORT, Golden, Addison, Okafor, Sheard, Larry O, Malik J
LB: KENDRICKS/WARNER/ZACH C, Schobert, Williamson, R Evans, Walker, KJW, Bynes, Kyzir, Young
DB: ADDAE/AMOS/SIMMONS, John J, Kazee, TJ Mac, Diggs

T2
JIMMY G, Rivers, Eli
GURLEY/DJ/MIXON, Guice, A Jones, Chase E, Darkwa
NUK/AJG/HILL/KA, Sammy, Shepard, Hogan, J-Wash, J'Mon, JMatt, David Moore, J Wright
ENGRAM, Doyle, Vance, Higbee, Everett, Maxx, Herndon, Heuerman, Hollister
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DL: BUCKNER/BARNETT/GRIFFEN/HEYWARD, Golden, Short, Ogbah, Wolfe, Spence, Weatherly, Rochell, Simon, Wilkerson, Horton
LB: KENDRICKS/BURFICT/LEONARD/HITCHENS, Danny T, Warner, KJW, Ebukam, Walker, Vince W, M Lee
DB: GEATHERS/POYER/JOHN J, Diggs, Kazee, Maye, Tavon, Hairston, Fuller

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Re: Which DE do you like this year...and in future years?

Postby maxhyde » Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:18 pm

I would take either DE Lawrence or Griffen over Beasley. I would likely take Griffen over everyone mentioned but Jordan and Lawrence are playing out of their minds right now...anyway I don't think you can go wrong with either over Beasley
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Re: Which DE do you like this year...and in future years?

Postby npainter » Wed Oct 18, 2017 2:01 pm

I would keep Beasley. Griffen will continue be a really good NFL player but with Hunter in the rotation I think the stats will be dropping. D-Law is having an incredible season but hoping he keeps it up is fools gold. Beasley should have plenty of sack opportunities with the way the team in constructed over the next couple of years.

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Re: Which DE do you like this year...and in future years?

Postby The Red Rooster » Thu Oct 19, 2017 7:38 pm

What about Eifert and Shaq Lawson for D Lawrence and E Griffen?

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Re: Which DE do you like this year...and in future years?

Postby lukkynumber13 » Thu Oct 19, 2017 7:39 pm

The Red Rooster wrote:
Thu Oct 19, 2017 7:38 pm
What about Eifert and Shaq Lawson for D Lawrence and E Griffen?
Do DLs get rewarded with big pts? Similar to offensive guys?
T1
LUCK, Flacco, J Allen, Beathard
MIXON, AP, Collins, Ajayi, Chase E, R Smith, Blue
KA/EVANS/HILL/DIGGS/HILTON, Sammy, C Davis, A Miller, Tre'Quan, Pascal
GRONK, Vance, Shaheen
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DL: CHANDLER/FLOWERS/SHORT, Golden, Addison, Okafor, Sheard, Larry O, Malik J
LB: KENDRICKS/WARNER/ZACH C, Schobert, Williamson, R Evans, Walker, KJW, Bynes, Kyzir, Young
DB: ADDAE/AMOS/SIMMONS, John J, Kazee, TJ Mac, Diggs

T2
JIMMY G, Rivers, Eli
GURLEY/DJ/MIXON, Guice, A Jones, Chase E, Darkwa
NUK/AJG/HILL/KA, Sammy, Shepard, Hogan, J-Wash, J'Mon, JMatt, David Moore, J Wright
ENGRAM, Doyle, Vance, Higbee, Everett, Maxx, Herndon, Heuerman, Hollister
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DL: BUCKNER/BARNETT/GRIFFEN/HEYWARD, Golden, Short, Ogbah, Wolfe, Spence, Weatherly, Rochell, Simon, Wilkerson, Horton
LB: KENDRICKS/BURFICT/LEONARD/HITCHENS, Danny T, Warner, KJW, Ebukam, Walker, Vince W, M Lee
DB: GEATHERS/POYER/JOHN J, Diggs, Kazee, Maye, Tavon, Hairston, Fuller

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Re: Which DE do you like this year...and in future years?

Postby The Red Rooster » Thu Oct 19, 2017 7:48 pm

Here is the scoring that typically affects DE's.

Sack 6
Any Tackle 2
Interception 3
Fumble Recovered 3
Fumble Forced 3

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Re: Which DE do you like this year...and in future years?

Postby The Red Rooster » Thu Oct 19, 2017 7:51 pm

So, D Law is avg 18 ppg and E Griffen is at 12.8 ppg.

For reference, Ertz is at 13.2 with Gronk at 12.7 ppg

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Re: Which DE do you like this year...and in future years?

Postby lukkynumber13 » Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:42 pm

I would do Eifert and Shaq for Griffen
T1
LUCK, Flacco, J Allen, Beathard
MIXON, AP, Collins, Ajayi, Chase E, R Smith, Blue
KA/EVANS/HILL/DIGGS/HILTON, Sammy, C Davis, A Miller, Tre'Quan, Pascal
GRONK, Vance, Shaheen
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DL: CHANDLER/FLOWERS/SHORT, Golden, Addison, Okafor, Sheard, Larry O, Malik J
LB: KENDRICKS/WARNER/ZACH C, Schobert, Williamson, R Evans, Walker, KJW, Bynes, Kyzir, Young
DB: ADDAE/AMOS/SIMMONS, John J, Kazee, TJ Mac, Diggs

T2
JIMMY G, Rivers, Eli
GURLEY/DJ/MIXON, Guice, A Jones, Chase E, Darkwa
NUK/AJG/HILL/KA, Sammy, Shepard, Hogan, J-Wash, J'Mon, JMatt, David Moore, J Wright
ENGRAM, Doyle, Vance, Higbee, Everett, Maxx, Herndon, Heuerman, Hollister
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DL: BUCKNER/BARNETT/GRIFFEN/HEYWARD, Golden, Short, Ogbah, Wolfe, Spence, Weatherly, Rochell, Simon, Wilkerson, Horton
LB: KENDRICKS/BURFICT/LEONARD/HITCHENS, Danny T, Warner, KJW, Ebukam, Walker, Vince W, M Lee
DB: GEATHERS/POYER/JOHN J, Diggs, Kazee, Maye, Tavon, Hairston, Fuller


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