I'm straight-up ripping off diesel7756 from The Den but I've been meaning to make this post for some time and would like PODs input:
What do you believe the reason is that the Lions Start KVB at RDE......&........Avril at LDE??
Wouldn't it make more sense to put the bigger/strout/stout player in KVB at LDE.....&....Avril at RDE?
1. Bigger/Stronger (KVB) against the Opposing RT which tends to be more the Road Grader out of the Tackles.
2. Speed Rusher (Avril) best going against the opposing LT to get around from QB's blind side (Right handed QB's and probably 90% of the league.
We struggled to stop the run at times from the LDE side of the ball (RT side of the opposition).
Having an upfield speed pass rusher from the RDE side pushed the QB up and into the pocket and then he gets to deal with that nightmare