It Is What It Is
Follow football writer Ryan Hannable at In addition, get the latest updates at
A Patriots Blog Blog Network

Pressure Points: Which Patriots defenders have done best job getting after QB in preseason?

08.21.13 at 1:22 pm ET

Through two preseason games, the Patriots have 8 quarterback hits and 7 sacks as a team. Based on gamebooks, here’€™s a quick look at some pass-rush numbers for the Patriots to this point in the 2013 preseason:

Quarterback hits
Brandon Spikes 2
Chandler Jones 2
Rob Ninkovch 1
Justin Francis 1
Joe Vellano 1
Marcus Benard 1

Spikes 2 (11 yards)
Benard 1 (7 yards)
Vellano 1 (7 yards)
Tommy Kelly 1 (6 yards)
Ninkovich 1 (6 yards)
Jones 1 (4 yards)

Read More: pressure points,
Player News
2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Patriots Headlines
NFL Headlines
Tips & Feedback