Titans DT Jurrell Casey wants 19 sacks

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  1. JCBRAVE

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    Really? IDK how close it is, but it's closer than you might realize.

    So say Casey does flirt with 19 sacks, how bout then?
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  2. Ensconatus

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    Hmmm. If he gets close to 19... If he gets 15... I'd say he's the best PASS rush DT we've had. I would still give the edge to Big Al. Based on his ability to create for other lineman tho
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  3. JCBRAVE

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    IDK, Casey is only in his 3rd year, took Haynesworth 6 years to really set himself apart from others.
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  4. The Hammer

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    No one comes close to Haynesworth. Next best would be a big drop if we are only including the Titans years. Robaire Smith maybe? Jason Fisk? John Thornton?
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  5. JCBRAVE

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    Jason Fisk, now there's a name from the past you dont hear anything about...
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  6. Ensconatus

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    Well once we retain him and we get to year 6 we can relive this convo. I'd say he's got a good chance at topping haynesworth. His run stop has to become better. His pocket collapsing has to become more apparent.
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  7. Zappa71

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    Haynesworth was a great run stopper as well as pass rusher.
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  8. Scarecrow

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    Haynesworth had one of the greatest seasons a defensive player had ever had. I have never seen one person create such, panic, on the field in my life.
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  9. ImATitan

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    Haynesworth was elite but he was also more of a force than Casey was in the middle. Double team, still stuff that run right at the line more often than not. I am just saying, 8 sacks for a DT is pretty unheard of.. puts you in an elite category.
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  10. RavensShallBurn

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    It could end up being a lot closer considering Haynesworth was only elite for two seasons. Casey will never be as good as Fat Al was in 2007-2008, but he can have a better career and become our best DT overall.
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