Ray Edwards had only played in 212 snaps, 112 run def, 95 pass rush, 5 pass coverage.
While his replacement Kroy Biermann played in 399, 148 run def, 218 pass rush, 33 pass coverage.
Ya message sent, backup players are at risk just like in any other NFL team.
"It's little bit like the description of pornography from years back. It's hard to define it. But you know what it is at the end of it. It's hard to define it. I think you know who is more physical. Often times you see that in the fourth quarter. A lot of time the team on the other side feels it. We pride ourselves on being a physical football team. It's important to us. It's an important time of the year to lay that foundation." - Coach Garrett