Kansas Metropolis Chiefs defensive deal with Chris Jones has 65 sacks in seven seasons, however none within the playoffs. The All-Professional plans to vary that Saturday at residence in a divisional spherical playoff recreation in opposition to Jacksonville.
“It’s not an enormous precedence, however I’m going to get one simply to close you guys up,” he mentioned Thursday, referencing the media.
Regardless of no playoff sacks, Jones constantly has made performs for the Chiefs within the postseason. In a Tremendous Bowl LIV win over the 49ers, he had three passes defended.
Jones has probability to make good on his sack vow.
In a 27-17 win over the Jags earlier this season, the Chiefs sacked Trevor Lawrence 5 instances and Jones earned 1.5 of them.
Jones, a first-team All-Professional, has a least a half-sack in 10 of the previous 12 video games. Saturday’s recreation can be his 13th within the postseason.
Getting a sack within the postseason is nothing new for teammate Frank Clark, who has 11 playoff sacks, tied for fifth all time. Clark, who has battled a groin harm lately, was a full participant in Thursday’s apply. Per ESPN’s Adam Teicher, the defensive finish will play Saturday.
Maybe Clark can go the secrets and techniques of playoff sacks to his teammate.