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

08.25.13 at 3:08 pm ET

Through three preseason games, the Patriots have 12 quarterback hits and 8 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
Chandler Jones 3
Brandon Spikes 2
Rob Ninkovch 2
Justin Francis 1
Joe Vellano 1
Marcus Benard 1
Tommy Kelly 1
Marcus Forston 1

Spikes 2 (11 yards)
Kelly 1.5 (9.5 yards)
Ninkovich 1.5 (9.5 yards)
Benard 1 (7 yards)
Vellano 1 (7 yards)
Jones 1 (4 yards)

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