Originally Posted by big dog cowboy
In todays NFL the mantra seems to be 'outscore your opponent' and little to do with defense.
49ers = 2nd in scoring D, 6th in opponent QB rating
Falcons = 5th in scoring D, 5th in opponent QB rating
Patriots = 9th in scoring D, 17th in opponent QB rating
Ravens = 12th in scoring D, 11th in opponent QB rating
Cowboys = 24th in scoring D, 29th in opponent QB rating
Yeah, I'd say our D need to get better. Football is a team sport.