Oklahoma State’s Defensive Line Has Been Dominant This Season

first_imgWhile you’re here, we’d like you to consider subscribing to Pistols Firing and becoming a PFB+ member. It’s a big ask from us to you, but it also comes with a load of benefits like ad-free browsing (ads stink!), access to our premium room in The Chamber and monthly giveaways.The other thing it does is help stabilize our business into the future. As it turns out, sending folks on the road to cover games and provide 24/7 Pokes coverage like the excellent article you just read costs money. Because of our subscribers, we’ve been able to improve our work and provide the best OSU news and community anywhere online. Help us keep that up. Through four games, Oklahoma State has three defensive lineman that rank among the top 25 players in the nation in tackles for loss, and two in the top 25 in sacks. With an inexperienced defensive tackle position and one that was questionable before the season, Vincent Taylor has stepped up and became a proven force.Jimmy Bean, Emmanuel Ogbah, and Vincent Taylor rank No. 13, No. 20, and No. 20 (tied) in tackles for loss, respectively.Screen Shot 2015-09-28 at 7.24.17 AMEmmanuel Ogbah also ranks No. 6 in the nation in sacks with five, while Jimmy Bean ranks No. 14 with four.AdChoices广告Screen Shot 2015-09-28 at 7.21.50 AMThe defense is only allowing 129.3 yards per game rushing and four total rushing touchdowns this season for an average of 3.23 yards per rush.last_img