Originally Posted by jetsfan1983
Number of tackles means very little in the NFL.
During years where we were garbage against the run, our linebackers were leading the NFL in tackles when it was clear that they sucked.
Burfict wasn't dropping primarily because he was crazy, it was because the guy has ZERO hips and doesn't have NFL quickness.
RIght now he's your typical adequate at times starter... He's not a significant factor so it's not worth praising him much.
He did pick off Tebow on a great play.