Who Plays When for the Kansas City Chiefs Defense

Position Player % Run % Pass % Coverage
 DL  Glenn Dorsey 50% 50% 0%
 DL  Tyson Jackson 57% 42% 0%
 DL  Ron Edwards 50% 50% 0%
 DL  Tank Tyler 48% 52% 0%
 DL  Wallace Gilberry 48% 52% 0%
 DL  Alex Magee 32% 68% 0%
 DL  Kenny Smith 71% 29% 0%

We've got a whole new set of statistics that we'll be giving you and they're from a fantastic new site we've just discovered - Pro Football Focus.

Pro Football Focus has play percentage stats (as you can see), special teams tackles, run and pass blocking stats and more...It's really an amazing site. Check it out.

To get us started taking a look at these stats, I've posted the percentage that each Kansas City Chiefs defensive player plays on either running plays, passing plays and on special teams.

I've got the linebacker and secondary stats for you after the jump. 

If you include special teams, S Mike Brown is actually leads the team in playing time.

I know it sounds geeky but I'm very excited about the possibilities of mining Pro Football Focus for interesting stats. We'll have a lot more of their stats for you over the weekend and coming weeks.

It's Friday, so my laziness is showing through in the lack of analysis on this post. After the jump, the linebackers and secondary playing time stats.

Linebackers

Position Player % Run % Pass % Coverage
 LB  Mike Vrabel 45% 31% 24%
 LB  Tamba Hali 45% 40% 15%
 LB  Corey Mays 58% 9% 32%
 LB  Demorrio Williams 58% 6% 37%
 LB  Jovan Belcher 28% 12% 59%
 LB  Derrick O. Johnson 29% 15% 57%
 LB  Monty Beisel 19% 3% 77%
 LB  Andy Studebaker 100% 0% 0%

Secondary

Position Player % Run % Pass % Coverage
 DB Mike Brown 46% 3% 51%
 DB Brandon Carr 45% 1% 54%
 DB Brandon Flowers 46% 2% 52%
 DB Jarrad Page 45% 1% 55%
 DB Maurice Leggett 33% 4% 62%
 DB Jon McGraw 32% 9% 59%
 DB DaJuan Morgan 56% 0% 44%
 DB Mike Richardson 16% 4% 81%
 DB Donald Washington 26% 5% 68%
 DB Ricardo Colclough 11% 5% 84%

Anything interesting stand out to you?

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