The Kansas Town Chiefs had a single of their very best teams in franchise historical past, particularly on the offensive aspect. In total, 7 Chiefs designed Pro Football Focus’ list of the leading 101 players from the 2018 time.
Heading into the 2018 time, there was a ton of uncertainty when it came to what the identification of the Kansas Town Chiefs would be. Most of us figured the protection would struggle (which they did), but we had no concept the offense would be as fantastic as it was.
Pro Football Focus produced their list of the leading 101 players from 2018 and 7 customers of the Kansas Town Chiefs appeared on it. Right here are the 7 that were thought of some of the very best in the league this past time:
As lousy as the Chiefs protection was this past time, they had a few defensive players make the rankings. Out of those a few, it’s fantastic to see Chris Jones ranked so substantial because he’ll for certain be with this crew lengthy-term, barring some thing drastic.
The jury is however out on what will come about with Dee Ford and Justin Houston shifting ahead, but the two blended for a blended 22 sacks this past time. Houston was dominant just before signing his lengthy-term offer, but accidents took a toll on him. This was the first certainly fantastic time he had considering the fact that inking that deal decades ago.
As for Ford, some followers may have thought of him a bust prior to this past time. He, like Houston, was injured commonly and often when he was on the discipline, you wouldn’t even know it. Ford exploded onto the scene through his deal time and that could have some followers skeptical when it will come to giving him a massive deal.
Now, let us search at the offensive players.
No a single ought to be amazed at any of these players making the leading 101. Patrick Mahomes is the freaking MVP of the league right after throwing for around 5,000 yards and 50 touchdowns. The only players ranked ahead of him on PFF’s list are Aaron Donald and DeAndre Hopkins, worthy firm for certain.
Travis Kelce is the very best tight stop in the league (although George Kittle was ranked ahead of him) and just had his third straight 1,000 garden time, continuing to be difficult for defenders to convey down. Tyreek Hill also deserved to a leading 25 participant right after submitting a 2nd straight 1,000 garden time. He went for around 1,400 in fact. Crazy.
Previous, but surely not minimum, Mitchell Schwartz, who is Mr. Consistency in Kansas Town. The Chiefs correct tackle hasn’t missed a start through his overall profession. He earned his first All-Pro honors in 2018, which was lengthy overdue.
Individuals may not make significantly of these lists, but it’s cool to see so a lot of Chiefs having identified on a web site like Pro Football Focus.