Bruce Irvin

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Bruce Irvin | Seattle Seahawks | DL

2013 Experience: 2nd Season
Fantasy Football Outlook: A four-game suspension and additions of Michael Bennett and Cliff Avril put a damper on dynasty owners with Irvin. The young lineman had eight sacks in his rookie season in sub-package play but only posted 16 total tackles on the season with 9 of those being solos.

Not good enough for IDP, and he won’t be much more than a sub-package player in 2013 so avoid him in drafts. If the Sehawks should suffer a few injuries or Chris Clemons comes back slow from his knee injury, it might be a good idea to look at Irvin as a waiver wire pickup before he comes back to the team in October.

Total Solo Sacks FF PD
2012 Projected Stats  33  18  9  3  1
2012 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: ADP's | Rankings | Mocks | Cheat Sheets + Auction Values
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Welcome to Bruce Irvin IDP fantasy football outlook archive. At this section of Irvin’s player page you will notice our past thoughts and advice for individual defensive player fantasy football.

2012 IDP Fantasy Projection

My knee-jerk reaction about the pick of Bruce Irvin was that he was a good selection, but better at the end of the first round. Then again, as a 49ers fan I watched my team draft Aldon Smith as a top ten pick and look how he turned out in a sub package role.

Luckily for Irvin’s IDP value he has defensive line eligibility where as Smith was only a linebacker. Expect Irvin to make an impact in pass rush as a rookie, and eventually he should land a starting job. For now he’s only a matchup play as a DL4, but he could have a Carlos Dunlap type rookie season,and that makes him a decent backup on your team.

For rookie dynasty leagues Irvin is worth your consideration as a top five lineman at his position.

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