October 24, 2014 at 11:30 AM
Here are some links and stats from Pro Football Focus ahead of Sunday’s Seattle-Carolina game:
Carolina at Green Bay Week 7 ReFocused
PFF Team of the Week for Week 7 with Richard Sherman getting honorable mention at corner
32 Observations focusing on running backs for each team
First-Rounders Review focusing on each team’s 2014 first round draft pick
Panthers tight end Greg Olsen has the most targets for tight ends and also the highest receiving grade for his position this year at +7.4. His 2.09 Yards per Pass Route Run ranks sixth for TEs (min. 25% snaps played). Not only a threat downfield, he also has a perfect Pass Block Efficiency rating when asked to protect Cam.
Panthers 4-3 defensive end Charles Johnson is top-10 in run snaps played, yet has the fifth-worst Run Stop Rate at 2.5% (min. 25% snaps played).
Panthers inside linebacker Luke Kuechly ranks sixth in Run Stop Rate at 13.1%.
Seahawks corner Richard Sherman ranks third in Coverage Snaps per Reception at 18.3.
Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor has the seventh-best Run Stop Rate for safeties at 12.5%.