Ndamukong Suh leads all NFL defensive linemen in one impressive category
Ndamukong Suh may soon find his new in the running for some sort of ultimate iron man award. The former Nebraska star is leading the NFL in one impressive category over the last decade.
Pro Football Focus (PFF) shared an interesting statistic this week, proving just how durable Suh has been over the last decade. Per PFF, Suh is the only defensive lineman in the NFL to have played more than 10,000 snaps since the 2010 season.
Suh is currently a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive line and will be back in action on Sunday as they take on the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship Game.
Ndamukong Suh: the only defensive lineman to have played 10k+ snaps since 2010 pic.twitter.com/7Zd1eDsn44
— PFF (@PFF) January 23, 2021
Suh was the No. 2 overall selection in the 2010 NFL Draft after an outstanding career at Nebraska. He’s a 5-time Pro Bowl selection, a 3-time First-Team All-Pro player and was the NFL’s Defensive Rookie of the Year in 2010.
Over the course of his 11-year career at the professional level, Suh has had stops with the Detroit Lions (2010-14), Miami Dolphins (2015-17), Los Angeles Rams (2018) and the Buccaneers (2019-20).
This season, Suh started in all 16 regular season games and tallied 44 tackles, 6 sacks and forced a fumble. In the playoffs, he’s credited with 6 stops.