up rushing lanes for Lewis and Co. New York Jets: Steve McLendon , nose tackle A 2016 free-agent pickup from the Pittsburgh ..... player was a key asset in Gang Green's front seven. McLendon led the Jets with an 8.2 disruption rate (percentage
The New York Jets defense was dominant against the Buffalo Bills as they not only shut down the elusive LeSean McCoy, but racked up seven sacks and forced three turnovers in a huge victory.
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (10) throws a pass over New York Jets' Steve McLendon (99) during the first half of a preseason NFL football game Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Forget the Legion of Boom -- Seattle's D is now led by the disruptive front of Cliff Avril, Michael Bennett and Co. Still, this isn't the best front seven in 2017. Gregg Rosenthal ranks the top 12 units.
Damon Harrison; Chris Ivory Gained: Matt Forte; Steve McLendon PITTSBURGH Lost: Kelvin Beachum; Antwon Blake; Will Johnson; Steve McLendon ; Sean Spence Gained: Ladarius Green; Ryan Harris
reporters he will be on a pitch count for the game while dealing with back, foot and knee injuries. Defensive lineman Steve McLendon will miss the game with a hamstring injury. 6. Buccaneers wide receiver Adam Humphries has been cleared from the
Pryor (concussion), linebacker Lorenzo Mauldin (ankle), receiver Jalin Marshall (knee) and defensive tackle Steve McLendon (hamstring) did not practice, according to head coach Todd Bowles. However, center Nick Mangold (ankle) did
site. 4. Jets head coach Todd Bowles told reporters safety Calvin Pryor has a concussion, and defensive lineman Steve McLendon suffered a hamstring injury in their loss to the Patriots . 5. Safety Barry Church (forearm) returned to Cowboys
Reynolds (knee) are questionable. 6. Jets coach Todd Bowles said center Nick Mangold (ankle) and defensive lineman Steve McLendon (hamstring) won't play against the Patriots . Mangold, however, did practice for the first time in nearly five
loss and seven QB hits this season. Another really good matchup to watch is Maurkice Pouncey vs. former teammate Steve McLendon . Dallas Cowboys This week's matchup: vs. Cincinnati Bengals, 4:25 p.m. ET on Sunday. The Cowboys ' offensive
Kansas City Chiefs running back Spencer Ware (32) is tackled by New York Jets defensive tackle Steve McLendon (99) during the first half of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
not just Williams, though, as fellow end Muhammad Wilkerson rocked the Bengals with 1.5 sacks while nose tackle Steve McLendon , after never really shining with the Steelers , was a whirlwind in place of the departed Damon "Snacks" Harrison
Dalton deserves credit for making it all work while showing toughness after 300-pound men ( Leonard Williams , Steve McLendon ) repeatedly planted him into the turf. Once a weak deep-ball thrower, Dalton is more effective letting his receivers
compiling seven sacks against Andy Dalton . We expected big things from Muhammad Wilkerson and Leonard Williams , but for Steve McLendon to land among the top five scorers in Week 1 was eye-opening. He's likely to take a backseat to Richardson going
New York Jets defensive tackle Steve McLendon isn't fooled by Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver James Wright.
The Cincinnati Bengals did just enough to beat the New York Jets. Mike Nugent kicked a game winner with less than a minute left as Cincy got a 23-22 victory.
New York Jets defensive tackle Steve McLendon (99) sacks Cincinnati Bengals' Andy Dalton (14) during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016 in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Cincinnatti Bengals QB Andy Dalton sacked by New York Jets defensive tackle Steve McLendon .
New York Jets defensive end Lawrence Thomas (97) stretches with teammates defensive tackles Tarow Barney (60) and Steve McLendon (99) during NFL football practice, Wednesday, June 1, 2016, in Florham Park, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)